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Occurrence record: Mammals:M06190

Preserved specimen of Mastacomys fuscus Thomas, 1882 | Broad-toothed Rat recorded on 1969-11-20

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 Australian National Wildlife Collection
Supplied collection code "Mammals"
Catalog number M06190
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:ANWC:Mammals:M06190
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations skin; skull
Record number KNP295
Sex female
License CC-BY
Rights holder CSIRO
Establishment means wild location
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Bibliographic citation M06190
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34932
Dataset / Survey name ANWC general pre-Nagoya (12/10/2014)
Dataset urn:anwc.csiro.au:collections:4

Event

Occurrence date 1969-11-20
Verbatim event date 20NOV1969
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Mastacomys fuscus
Identified to rank species
Common name Broad-toothed Rat
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Rodentia
Family Muridae
Genus Mastacomys
Species Mastacomys fuscus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Thomas, 1882
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Locality IBIS HUT, KOSCIUSZKO NATIONAL PARK
Habitat
Supplied as "DENSE 3FT SHRUB WITH PATCHES SUBALPINE GRASSLAND-SNOWGRAS"
Latitude -36.65
Supplied as: "-36.65"
Longitude 148.35
Supplied as: "148.35"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality IBIS HUT, KOSCIUSZKO NATIONAL PARK
Water body not applicable
Island not applicable
Island group not applicable
Location remarks confident in available location data
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 2000.0
County not applicable
Terrestrial true
Elevation 5800FT
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Continent OCEANIA
Supplied as Oceania
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim SRS not recorded; assume WGS84 for Australia

Additional properties

verbatim uncertainty confident in available location data

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    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Taxon parent child synonym Warning
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Kosciuszko
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Kosciuszko
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Kosciuszko
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Kosciuszko
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Kosciuszko
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Kosciuszko
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    GER Kosciuszko to Coast GER Kosciuszko to Coast
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Kosciuszko & Namadgi IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Southern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2015 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South East NSW
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble left intact
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) None = 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South East NSW
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 7 Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 7 Subregions Snowy Mountains
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Australian Alps Montane Grasslands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Very cold winters with summers too short for crop growth
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Tall eucalypt forest (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SNOWY RIVER
    River Regions SNOWY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Eden-Monaro
    Local Government Areas 2011 Snowy River (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Snowy River
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SNOWY MONARO REGIONAL COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions South East
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 19
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2176
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) JINDABYNE - BERRIDALE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) SNOWY MOUNTAINS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAPITAL REGION
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) EDEN-MONARO
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) EDEN-MONARO
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) SNOWY - MONARO
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) SNOWY - MONARO
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) JACOBS RIVER
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Snowy River (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Sgb16
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Australian Alps
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Evergreen broadleaf forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8423754.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8441
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2759
    Endemism 0.025512083
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.025951914
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 275.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.8106365 index
    Species Richness 158.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.2723761
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 30.01 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 84.980835 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 64.76 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3601902
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.3585966
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 15.01 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 3.5283334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.679993 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.8365682
    Aridity index - month max 4.946226
    Aridity index - month min 0.4447221
    Evaporation - annual mean 86.85701 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 19542.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 177.85194 mm
    Evaporation - month min 19.083982 mm
    Evaporation - variability 4.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.01 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.2 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.01 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.62492 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 76.22961 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.398285 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 86.42983 %
    Humidity - month min relative 66.74256 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 66.74256 %
    Precipitation - annual 1527.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1112.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 93.73889 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.0062995073
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 296.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 74.075226 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 221.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3298125
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.32854235
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 228.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 124.40343 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 29.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 356.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 42.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 12.921666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 8.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 1.955 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 23.091492 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 25.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min -3.06 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) -3.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 2.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 11.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 20.63 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.64
    Temperature - warmest month min 7.05 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 22.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 14.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 7.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 142.07971 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1510.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 413.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 75.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 272.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 22.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 272.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 173.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 488.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 77.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 245.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -34.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 16.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 112.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 136.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 45.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4633.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 211.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 136.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 46.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.15 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.036055513 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 76833.266 m
    Remoteness index 5.920149
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 6.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 5204.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 31.0 %
    Runoff - average 3576.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.2 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 91.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.07 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.2442188 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 5.8861775 %
    Clay % 26.751953 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.87
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.3 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 21000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.0658 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 52.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 921.5833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 1251.0 m
    Elevation 1173.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 10.583756 degrees
    Topographic relief 83.74036 m
    Topographic slope (%) 5.742989 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3055 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 84.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0662 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 3.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 72.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 12.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8102 NDVI