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Occurrence record: Mammals:M02976

Preserved specimen of Rattus norvegicus (Berkenhout, 1769) | Brown Rat recorded on 1969-04-17

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 M02976
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:ANWC:Mammals:M02976
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations skin; skull
Record number NC42
Sex male
License CC-BY
Rights holder CSIRO
Establishment means wild location
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Bibliographic citation M02976
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 1969-04-17
Verbatim event date 17APR1969
Dataset / Survey name [ANWC general pre-Nagoya (12/10/2014)]
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Rattus norvegicus
Identified to rank species
Common name Brown Rat
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Rodentia
Family Muridae
Genus Rattus
Species Rattus norvegicus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Berkenhout, 1769)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Locality BUNDJALUNG RESERVE, EVANS HEAD
Latitude -29.1167
Supplied as: "-29.1167"
Longitude 153.4333
Supplied as: "153.4333"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality BUNDJALUNG RESERVE, EVANS HEAD
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
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
    Show/Hide 90 passed properties
    Show/Hide 7 missing properties
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Equal less than 3 and 3-9 months
    GER Border Ranges GER Border Ranges
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Other minimal uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2015 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North Coast
    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 North Coast
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Clarence Lowlands
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 7 Subregions Clarence Lowlands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Mixed settlements
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Warmer and wetter end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: no dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 RICHMOND RIVER
    River Regions RICHMOND RIVER
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    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 Page
    Local Government Areas 2011 Richmond Valley (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Richmond Valley Bal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 RICHMOND VALLEY COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions North Coast
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 26
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1639
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) EVANS HEAD
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) RICHMOND VALLEY - COASTAL
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) RICHMOND - TWEED
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PAGE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PAGE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) RICHMOND VALLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) RICHMOND VALLEY EXC. CASINO
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NSW CENTRAL AND NORTH COAST
    PSMA Localities (2018) EVANS HEAD
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 1,000 TO 4,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) CLARENCE
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) EVANS HEAD
    Statistical Local Areas Richmond Valley (A) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Clarence-Moreton Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Clarence Lowlands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Other native forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Croplands
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation types - native Casuarina forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Casuarina forests and woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.4148657E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.091151 t/ha
    Potassium 0.044683 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.895
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.6192
    Endemism 0.009119149
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.012352211
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3794
    Migratory species (2008) 17.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 12465.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.9637175 index
    Species Richness 1359.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 11.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.0336587
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 72.58 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 119.00083 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 38.43 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.38772961
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.5714424
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.869167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 15.633333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.040009 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.0986924
    Aridity index - month max 1.929287
    Aridity index - month min 0.41389456
    Evaporation - annual mean 132.80353 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 28072.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 193.93983 mm
    Evaporation - month min 74.415535 mm
    Evaporation - variability 9.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.7 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.28 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.02586 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 75.20168 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.25626 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 79.051796 %
    Humidity - month min relative 71.027115 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 71.027115 %
    Precipitation - annual 1499.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1514.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 132.12637 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.23735219
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 268.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 55.568928 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 168.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.43500358
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 44.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 489.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 207.27571 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 49.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 573.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 28.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 24.173334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 14.180834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.943115 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 8.46 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.97 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.19
    Temperature - warmest month min 19.18 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 21.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 308.5833 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 18.925 °C
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.03 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1167.0663 m
    Remoteness index 1.46
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2266.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 91.0 %
    Runoff - average 4550.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 3.7 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 58.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1814072 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 12.50604 %
    Clay % 7.4446106 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 200.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.83
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 0.95 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 1.6269461
    Water holding capacity 82000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.03794 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 46.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 91.916664 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Elevation 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.008418975 degrees
    Topographic relief 47.88068 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.081034 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2009 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 16.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 10.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 46.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 44.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 52.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 14.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4712 NDVI