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Occurrence record: Mammals:M28541

Preserved specimen of Mastacomys fuscus Thomas, 1882 | Broad-toothed Rat recorded on 2001-01-29

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 M28541
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:ANWC:Mammals:M28541
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations skull
Sex unknown
License CC-BY
Rights holder CSIRO
Establishment means wild location
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Bibliographic citation M28541
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 2001-01-29
Verbatim event date 29JAN2001
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 PORCUPINE TRACK, C.1.5 KM S OF PERISHER, KOSCIUSZKO NP
Latitude -36.4167
Supplied as: "-36.4167"
Longitude 148.4
Supplied as: "148.4"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality PORCUPINE TRACK, C.1.5 KM S OF PERISHER, KOSCIUSZKO NP
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
    First of the year Warning
    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
    K2C Management Regions Jindabyne
    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) Populated rangelands
    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 Unclassified
    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) PERISHER VALLEY
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) BOUNDED LOCALITY
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 200 TO 499
    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) PERISHER VILLAGE (L)
    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 Woodland
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Grasslands
    Land cover Bare
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Other grasslands,herblands, sedgelands and rushlands
    Vegetation types - present Other grasslands, herblands, sedgelands and rushlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8423754.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5045
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.157
    Endemism 0.038551446
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.046650484
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 12614.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.3397083 index
    Species Richness 1450.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 2.7800782
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 23.04 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 142.17583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 88.12 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3897538
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.38867515
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 10.81 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 1.6725 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.709991 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 4.547616
    Aridity index - month max 13.603717
    Aridity index - month min 0.6393077
    Evaporation - annual mean 77.52765 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 15792.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 165.02272 mm
    Evaporation - month min 13.927031 mm
    Evaporation - variability 6.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.11 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 84.34325 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 83.55879 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.194984 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 93.148636 %
    Humidity - month min relative 74.419846 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 74.419846 %
    Precipitation - annual 2042.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1877.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 165.67792 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.31797075
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 605.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 94.09454 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 307.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3558172
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 29.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.35501468
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 310.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 228.86514 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 52.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 634.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 43.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 8.794167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 5.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 0.37833333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.845734 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min -4.71 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) -5.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) -1.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 10.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.39 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 16.6 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.71
    Temperature - warmest month min 5.26 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 18.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 11.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 0.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 142.77231 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.095834 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1805.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 578.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 69.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 273.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 31.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 273.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 229.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 640.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 50.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 227.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -52.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean -12.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 89.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 109.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 39.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4741.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 175.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 109.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 15.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.39 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.049999997 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 73228.055 m
    Remoteness index 3.34
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 7730.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 13.0 %
    Runoff - average 21950.0 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) 165.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.1 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.202963 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 6.1224294 %
    Clay % 30.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.97
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.4 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 2.3111112
    Water holding capacity 127000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.56063 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 80.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 661.4583 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 1840.0 m
    Elevation 1786.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.95135 degrees
    Topographic relief 91.55774 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.850379 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3873 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 82.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 34.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 66.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0687 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 3.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 61.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7198 NDVI