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Occurrence record: DNA Laboratory:Z60731

MaterialSample of Balaenoptera musculus | blue whale recorded on 2018-05-26

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria DNA Laboratory
Supplied collection code "DNA Laboratory"
Catalogue Number Z60731
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:DNA Laboratory:MaterialSample:Z60731
Basis of record MaterialSample
Preparations Tissue | Wet | ethanol 70% | Blubber, Skin | -196°C
Collector/Observer Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP)
Individual count 1
Life stage adult
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Owner institution code NMV
Disposition In collection
Relationship of resource same individual
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol salvage
Language en
Country conservation Endangered,
Occurrence status present
Related resource id urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Mammalogy:PreservedSpecimen:C39956
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2018-05-26
Supplied date "2018-05-26T00:00:00\2018-05-26T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol salvage
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Vertebrata | Mammalia | Cetacea | Mysticeti | Balaenopteridae
Scientific name Balaenoptera musculus
Taxon rank species
Common name blue whale
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Cetacea
Family Balaenopteridae
Genus Balaenoptera
Species Balaenoptera musculus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Yambuk Coastal Reserve
Latitude -38.2626
Longitude 141.855
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Yambuk Coastal Reserve
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources data provided with specimen(s)
Georeference protocol data provided with specimen(s)
Georeferenced by Ricky-Lee Erickson - Museums Victoria
Georeferenced date 2018-10-17
Supplied as 2018-10-17T00:00:00
Biome Marine

Additional properties

blocked Available for loan
material sample type Tissue
preparation materials ethanol 70%
prepared by Ricky-Lee Erickson - Museums Victoria
preservation date begin 2018-10-15T00:00:00
preservation temperature -196°C
preservation type ethanol 70%

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Glenelg Hopkins
    NRM Regions 2014 Glenelg Hopkins
    NRM Regions 2015 Glenelg Hopkins
    NRM Regions 2017 Glenelg Hopkins
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Glenelg Hopkins
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Glenelg Hopkins
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IMCRA 4 Regions Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Otway
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: distinctly dry (and warm) summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Marine
    Estuary habitat mapping 38958 Fitzroy River Intertidal Flats
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Gunditj Mirring and State of Victoria
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GLENELG SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Gunditjmara - Part A
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Gunditjmara - Part A VCD2007/001
    PSMA Localities (2018) TYRENDARRA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA Wards (2018) GLENELG SHIRE
    Substrate
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdc
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.3425117E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus -9533.203 t/ha
    Potassium -9533.201 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4821
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9902
    Endemism 0.0049283835
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0053139757
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 15.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3560.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.474122 index
    Species Richness 586.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 15.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7556106
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 38.699165 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 53.364513 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 22.074167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.277759
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2757683
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.73007 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.225764 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.868317 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 710.5 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 265.5 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 94.25 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 94.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 22.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 265.5 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.175 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.025 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.05 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.575001 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.35 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.875 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.99
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 24.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 17.875 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.625 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 333.00833 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.022360679 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.3710795 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.022360679 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1794.6974 m
    Remoteness index 4.0690007
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 58.82353 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 70.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.48 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 39.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 40.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.65
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.8 index
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 3.8666666
    Water holding capacity 46000.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.39806 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 200.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 41.208332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Elevation 8.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.7084691 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.883925 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.5274394 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1224 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 43.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 78.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 22.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0047 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 8.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2034 NDVI