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Occurrence record: Eggs:E20975

PreservedSpecimen of Amytornis (Amytornis) modestus | Thick-billed Grasswren recorded on 1973-03-11

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian National Wildlife Collection provider for OZCAM
Institution code Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
Supplied institution code "ANWC"
Collection code Australian National Wildlife Collection
Catalog number E20975
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:ANWC:Eggs:E20975
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations shell
Record number Ko/B12
Sex Not applicable
License CC-BY
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34932
Rightsholder CSIRO
Dataset name Ey, A.E.
Bibliographic citation E20975
Establishment means wild location
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID urn:anwc.csiro.au:collections:22
Collection code Eggs
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1973-03-11
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 11.03.1973

Taxonomy

Scientific name Amytornis (Amytornis) modestus
Supplied scientific name "Amytornis modestus"
Taxon rank species
Common name Thick-billed Grasswren
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Maluridae
Genus Amytornis
Species Amytornis modestus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province South Australia
Locality Unincorporated SA
Locality Myrtle Springs Station, ca.25km southwest of Lyndhurst
Latitude -30.45
Longitude 138.2167
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Myrtle Springs Station, ca.25km southwest of Lyndhurst
Water body not applicable
Island not applicable
Island group not applicable
Location remarks confident in available location data
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Verbatim SRS WGS84
Continent Australia
County not applicable
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

verbatim uncertainty confident in available location data

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Managed resource protected areas
    NRM Regions 2010 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2014 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2015 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2017 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South Australian Arid Lands
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South Australian Arid Lands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Flinders Lofty Block
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Northern Flinders
    IBRA 7 Regions Flinders Lofty Block
    IBRA 7 Subregions Northern Flinders
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tirari-Sturt Stony Desert
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid climate that is too dry to support field crops. Soil moisture tends to be greatest in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Chenopod shrubland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South Australian Gulf
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 LAKE TORRENS-MAMBRAY COAST
    River Regions LAKE TORRENS-MAMBRAY COAST
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World South Australian Gulfs
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Grey
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Adnyamathanha Mineral Exploration ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Unincorporated SA
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Unincorp. Flinders Ranges
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 PASTORAL UNINCORPORATED AREA
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Adnyamathanha People No. 1 (Stage 1)
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Adnyamathanha People No. 1 (Stage 1) SCD2009/003
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 73
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 505
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - NORTH AND EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GREY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) GREY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) EYRE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) LAKE EYRE - LAKE TORRENS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) PORT AUGUSTA
    PSMA Localities (2018) MYRTLE SPRINGS
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (SA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) STUART
    PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (SA)
    Statistical Local Areas Unincorp. Flinders Ranges
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Torrens Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Nsbe
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Gulfs Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Flinders-Lofty Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Acacia (+/- low) open woodlands and sparse shrublands with chenopods
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Chenopod shrubs,samphire shrublands and forblands
    Vegetation types - present Chenopod shrublands, samphire shrubs and forblands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1911830.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.019951 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5926
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.9657
    Endemism 0.002818625
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0028267223
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 631.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.454331 index
    Species Richness 308.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.07528667
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 80.83 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 14.3116665 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 7.07 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0816789
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.07942628
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.216667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.11 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.059998 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.07360914
    Aridity index - month max 0.1671049
    Aridity index - month min 0.033888903
    Evaporation - annual mean 252.24799 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 4103.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 443.8964 mm
    Evaporation - month min 89.76398 mm
    Evaporation - variability 28.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 65.141846 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 49.36884 %
    Humidity - month max relative 83.63542 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 63.78955 %
    Humidity - month min relative 39.296383 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 39.296383 %
    Precipitation - annual 172.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 194.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 14.333333 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.23076923
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 40.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.88095236
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.13157895
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 67.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 67.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 32.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 25.9975 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.3225 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 30.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.28 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 13.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.44 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.71 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.09
    Temperature - warmest month min 19.96 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 198.69292 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 198.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 42.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 40.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 23.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 61.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 23.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 65.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 312.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 41.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 115.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 145.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 196.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6029.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 353.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 269.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 264.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.137756 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.51351726 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 400284.34 m
    Remoteness index 13.442458
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 42.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 400.0 %
    Runoff - average 420.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 14.140788
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 76.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.51 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 36.0 %
    Bulk density 1.564938 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.079337135 %
    Clay % 48.032608 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 1.25 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.08
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.15
    Nutrient status 1.9 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 4.115217
    Water holding capacity 35000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 15.03944
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.35889 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 160.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 170.54167 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 166.0 m
    Elevation 177.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.458174 degrees
    Topographic relief 22.51324 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.412386 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1356 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 18.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 47.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 45.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 8.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0045 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 18.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2459 NDVI