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Occurrence record: Ornithology:B24511

PreservedSpecimen of Corcorax melanorhamphos | White-winged Chough recorded on 1954-10-17

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Australia provider for OZCAM
Institution South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Ornithology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ornithology"
Catalogue Number B24511
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:33606
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:SAMA:Ornithology:B24511
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Skin
Collector Lawson, P. F
Supplied as "Lawson, P F"
Sex Male
License CC-BY
State conservation South Australia: Rare
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1954-10-17
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:emu.sam.sa.gov.au:Event:11927

Taxonomy

Scientific name Corcorax melanorhamphos
Supplied scientific name "Corcorax melanorhamphos (Vieillot, 1817)"
Taxon rank species
Common name White-winged Chough
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Corcoracidae
Genus Corcorax
Species Corcorax melanorhamphos
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 South Australia
Local government area Elliston (DC)
Latitude -33.4833
Longitude 135.1500
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Mount Wedge | 18 miles E
Coordinate precision 0.0001
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 135 09 00 E
Verbatim latitude 33 29 00 S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Australia Mallee and Woodlands
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Cropping
    NRM Regions 2010 Eyre Peninsula
    NRM Regions 2014 Eyre Peninsula
    NRM Regions 2015 Eyre Peninsula
    NRM Regions 2017 Eyre Peninsula
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Eyre Peninsula
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by cool burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Eyre Peninsula
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Paleo
    IBRA 6 Regions Eyre Yorke Block
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Talia
    IBRA 7 Regions Eyre Yorke Block
    IBRA 7 Subregions Talia
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eyre And York Mallee
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: distinctly dry (and warm) summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South Western Plateau
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 GAIRDNER
    River Regions GAIRDNER
    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
    Local Government Areas 2011 Elliston (DC)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Elliston
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 DC OF ELLISTON
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 194
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 697
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) LE HUNTE - ELLISTON
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) EYRE PENINSULA AND SOUTH WEST
    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) CEDUNA - WEST COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) EYRE PENINSULA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) PORT LINCOLN - CEDUNA
    PSMA Localities (2018) MOUNT WEDGE
    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) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (SA)
    Statistical Local Areas Elliston (DC)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Gawler Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdbr
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Eyre Peninsula Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Ceduna Dunefield
    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 Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Melaleuca forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3070893.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.015347 t/ha
    Potassium 0.021112 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7003
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.7198
    Endemism 0.0050267037
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.005105928
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1393.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.681823 index
    Species Richness 433.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.28816468
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 61.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 28.085833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 9.76 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2999845
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2953813
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 24.036667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.153334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.829987 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.3248912
    Aridity index - month max 0.9212631
    Aridity index - month min 0.032109264
    Evaporation - annual mean 169.4834 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 10071.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 311.43658 mm
    Evaporation - month min 61.871574 mm
    Evaporation - variability 15.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.17 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 78.13602 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 67.14813 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.46166 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 76.59155 %
    Humidity - month min relative 58.856777 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 58.856777 %
    Precipitation - annual 385.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 378.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 32.135784 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -1.6577593
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 170.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0728604
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 56.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.07198251
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 44.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 62.654846 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 170.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 38.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 22.356667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.786667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 22.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.53 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.73 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.37
    Temperature - warmest month min 14.33 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 21.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 232.73851 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 405.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 182.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 35.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 58.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 40.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 67.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 182.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 165.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 212.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 67.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 118.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 113.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 208.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3566.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 279.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 209.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 118.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.084852815 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.286531 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.084852815 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 1.0401922 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 18401.139 m
    Remoteness index 12.524583
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 135.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 153.0 %
    Runoff - average 67.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.2 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 78.39518
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 104.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.34 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 16.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4638298 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.44785124 %
    Clay % 13.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 180.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.3
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.7
    Nutrient status 1.6 index
    Ph - soil 8.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 15000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.74553
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.38599 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 84.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 171.08333 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 107.0 m
    Elevation 77.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 8.462706 degrees
    Topographic relief 54.36694 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.982099 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1298 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 17.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 25.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 61.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 14.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0086 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 33.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2125 NDVI