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Occurrence record: Birds:O25998

PreservedSpecimen of Sterna (Sterna) paradisaea | Arctic tern

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection code Queensland Museum Birds
Catalog number O25998
Other catalog numbers 1917463
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Birds:O25998
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Wing(s)
Sex Uncertain
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Collection code Birds
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Sterna (Sterna) paradisaea
Supplied scientific name "Sterna paradisaea"
Taxon rank species
Common name Arctic tern
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Charadriiformes
Family Laridae
Genus Sterna
Species Sterna paradisaea
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Pontopiddan, 1763

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Tasmania
Locality West Coast (M)
Locality Strahan
Latitude -42.15
Longitude 145.316667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Tasmanian Temperate Rainforests
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia North-west Tasmanian Coast IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 North West
    NRM Regions 2014 North West TAS
    NRM Regions 2015 North West
    NRM Regions 2017 North West NRM Region
    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 North West NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Tasmanian West
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions West
    IBRA 7 Regions Tasmanian West
    IBRA 7 Subregions West
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    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: no dry season (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Tall eucalypt forest (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 KING-HENTY RIVERS
    River Regions KING-HENTY RIVERS
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Braddon
    Local Government Areas 2011 West Coast (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated West Coast
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WEST COAST COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3932
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF TAS.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WEST COAST (TAS.)
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WEST COAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WEST AND NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) BRADDON
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) BRADDON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TASMANIA - WEST COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ZEEHAN - FRANKLIN
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Localities (2018) STRAHAN
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) BOUNDED LOCALITY
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 500 OR MORE
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (TAS.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MURCHISON
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MURCHISON
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) STRAHAN (L)
    Statistical Local Areas West Coast (M)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Dundas Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Bass Coastal Platforms
    Vegetation
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Beef numbers 15543.0 dse
    Dairy numbers 0.0 dse
    Natural resource management expenditure 4058626.0 $
    Sheep numbers 0.0 dse
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4151
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.2931
    Endemism 0.05183948
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.05589711
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Migratory species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 25.82716 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.2562838 index
    Species Richness 2.6790123 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 2.614474
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 5.5523405
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.6359641
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 71.53446 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 121.972855 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 33.293808 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07095238 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.5080952 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 83.926735 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 89.406006 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 78.38853 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 133.51294 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 70.627144 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0233916
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.218338 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.3677775 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.49225342
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.02333148
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -1.0276577
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 194.31334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean 61.978474 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -40.428093 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 154.96286 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 20.125238 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 11.775436 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 3.8128572 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 16.935358 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.809603 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.577637 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 5.967619 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 12.787143 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.8852234 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.3066711 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 9.782379 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.125755 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.243805 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -1.8500061 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 6.819519 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.545238 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 11.762857 degrees C
    Evaporation - average 16666.0 ml
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    Precipitation - annual 1642.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1695.25 mm
    Precipitation - autumn 397.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 85.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 556.75 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 18.375 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 287.25 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 25.375 mm
    Precipitation - spring 393.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring reliability 86.0 %
    Precipitation - summer 270.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer reliability 67.0 %
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 287.75 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 48.125 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 557.125 mm
    Precipitation - winter 515.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter reliability 81.0 %
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean 57.916943 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -46.31247 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 11.5625 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 5.1875 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 17.612501 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 20.175 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 3.4875 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 54.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 18.3125 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 5.45 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 12.1375 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.675 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.0375 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.05 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.3125 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51125 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.86125004
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 20.8625 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 15.349999 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 9.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 155.644 km/day
    Wind run - month max 183.0 km/day
    Wind run - month min 134.59625 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.4083333 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.325 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.55 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 4.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 3.0 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 4.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 1.8 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.8 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1714.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 542.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 75.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 279.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 26.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 279.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 198.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 561.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 119.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 149.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 53.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 89.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 78.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 151.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2404.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 202.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 151.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 91.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.03 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2921.6177 m
    Remoteness index 7.7229633
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 8005.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 7.0 %
    Runoff - average 18585.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.8999999
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.011131164 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -0.08244325 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 80.99999
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 69.13192 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 158.89792 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 56.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 1.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 30.52674 Gal
    Bulk density 1.3719863 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 133.54987 kgC/ha
    Clay % 14.37443 %
    Erodibility 1.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Erosivity 1721.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 183.33333 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 49.772 my
    Lithology - fertility 2.714286 index
    Lithology - mean age 24.886 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 1.1643921 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.465422 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 112.0 nT
    Moisture - average 83.0 %
    Moisture - variability 3.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.98375
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.8875
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.94
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 3.375
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.955
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 9740.853 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 44.135803 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 67.11304 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 0.95 index
    Pedality hydrological score 2.1
    Ph - soil 3.0 ph
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 12.269375 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 1068.5416 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 8.068247 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.7888889 m
    Soil pedality 2.1
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 4.98232
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity 86000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 149.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.32497 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 206.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 68.916664 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 2.0 m
    Elevation 12.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.19521172 degrees
    Topographic relief 15.06582 m
    Topographic roughness 81.27433 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3835831 %
    Valley bottom % 31.25 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 2.934915
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3955 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 41.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 52.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 48.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0244 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 83.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 13.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.693 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 14.714286 Day