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Occurrence record: Ornithology:QVM:2006:2:2386

PreservedSpecimen of Neochmia (Neochmia) ruficauda | Star Finch recorded on 1973-02-20

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queen Victoria Museum Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "QVMAG"
Collection Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery - Birds
Supplied collection code "Ornithology"
Catalogue Number QVM:2006:2:2386
Occurrence ID URN:catalog:QVMAG:Ornithology:QVM:2006:2:2386
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations dry
License CC-BY
State conservation New South Wales: Presumed Extinct
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1973-02-20
Supplied as year:1973  month:02  day:20 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Neochmia (Neochmia) ruficauda
Supplied scientific name "Neochmia ruficauda"
Taxon rank species
Common name Star Finch
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Estrildidae
Genus Neochmia
Species Neochmia ruficauda
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Newcastle (C)
Locality Lambton
Latitude -32.88333
Longitude 151.69999
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

occurence id URN:catalog:QVMAG:Ornithology:QVM:2006:2:2386

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    GER Hunter Valley GER Hunter Valley
    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 Hunter Estuary IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Hunter-Central Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2015 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2017 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Hunter
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Hunter
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Hunter
    IBRA 7 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Hunter
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Cooler end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates��
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (hot summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 HUNTER RIVER
    River Regions HUNTER RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    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 Newcastle
    Local Government Areas 2011 Newcastle (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Newcastle - Outer West
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 NEWCASTLE CITY COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Hunter
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 39
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 5474
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SHORTLAND - JESMOND
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) NEWCASTLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NEWCASTLE AND LAKE MACQUARIE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) NEWCASTLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) NEWCASTLE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) NEWCASTLE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) NEWCASTLE - OUTER WEST
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NSW CENTRAL AND NORTH COAST
    PSMA Localities (2018) SHORTLAND
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 250,000 TO 999,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NEWCASTLE - MAITLAND
    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) NEWCASTLE
    Statistical Local Areas Newcastle (C) - Outer West
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Sydney Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pot
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Macquarie Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Hunter Valley
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    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 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8673855.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.023233 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.1788
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.7273
    Endemism 0.007007375
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0075615454
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6037
    Migratory species (2008) 17.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 96433.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.432088 index
    Species Richness 1859.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.73205495
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 64.44 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 84.6925 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 42.38 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5875117
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.6986111
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 24.465834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.171667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.27002 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.769672
    Aridity index - month max 1.6916217
    Aridity index - month min 0.3996601
    Evaporation - annual mean 134.19104 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 21275.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 220.62395 mm
    Evaporation - month min 66.11883 mm
    Evaporation - variability 13.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.21 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.54 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.15 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.14909 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.30421 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.75071 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 76.76527 %
    Humidity - month min relative 70.14177 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 70.14177 %
    Precipitation - annual 1002.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1092.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 90.01977 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.11774281
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 207.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 62.848045 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 169.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6292016
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.58646256
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 332.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 122.337265 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 34.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 383.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 33.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 22.395 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.451667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 6.52 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.0 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.34
    Temperature - warmest month min 17.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 21.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 218.95003 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1092.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 234.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 51.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 170.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 28.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 324.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 131.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 371.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 179.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 202.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 70.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 128.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 97.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 135.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3802.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 272.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 225.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 224.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.08485281 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1995.0991 m
    Remoteness index 0.0
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1117.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 120.0 %
    Runoff - average 2164.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.5 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 374.733 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 59.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.6 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 20.0 %
    Bulk density 1.2455517 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.2900494 %
    Clay % 23.85 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 53.333332 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.75
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 2.193793
    Water holding capacity 37250.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.58953 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 351.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 60.791668 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 35.0 m
    Elevation 17.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.72184545 degrees
    Topographic relief 17.7725 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.9902808 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3373 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 7.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 10.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 83.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 55.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 9.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7373 NDVI