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Occurrence record: Ornithology:B2557

PreservedSpecimen of Botaurus poiciloptilus | Australasian Bittern

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "TMAG"
Collection Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery Vertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Ornithology"
Catalogue Number B2557
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:TMAG:Ornithology:B2557
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Sex Male
License CC-BY
Country conservation Endangered,
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date Year: 1938, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1938 
Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Botaurus poiciloptilus
Taxon rank species
Common name Australasian Bittern
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Ciconiiformes
Family Ardeidae
Genus Botaurus
Species Botaurus poiciloptilus
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 Tasmania
Local government area Clarence (C)
Locality Richmond
Latitude -42.74
Longitude 147.44
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD66"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Tasmanian Temperate Rainforests
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 South
    NRM Regions 2014 South
    NRM Regions 2015 South
    NRM Regions 2017 South NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South NRM Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble removed
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southern Tasmania
    IBRA 6 Regions Tasmanian South East
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions South East
    IBRA 7 Regions Tasmanian South East
    IBRA 7 Subregions South East
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Mixed settlements
    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 Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 COAL RIVER
    River Regions COAL RIVER
    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 Franklin
    Local Government Areas 2011 Clarence (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Clarence
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CLARENCE CITY COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 29
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 6437
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER HOBART
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SORELL - RICHMOND
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) SORELL - DODGES FERRY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) HOBART
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) FRANKLIN
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LYONS
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) GREATER HOBART
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CLARENCE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Localities (2018) RICHMOND
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) HOBART
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) FRANKLIN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) FRANKLIN
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (TAS.)
    Statistical Local Areas Clarence (C)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Central Tasmania Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Tasmanian Hills
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Croplands
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    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 open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3022633.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.018706024 t/ha
    Potassium 0.18166947 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7157
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.874
    Endemism 0.0048878435
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.006286811
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4126
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 7914.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.4824634 index
    Species Richness 828.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.52930677
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 38.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 38.765835 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 29.15 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1961304
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.19422285
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 18.435 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.140833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.529999 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.69673365
    Aridity index - month max 1.5883994
    Aridity index - month min 0.2585882
    Evaporation - annual mean 85.78133 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 11519.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 158.93512 mm
    Evaporation - month min 25.24475 mm
    Evaporation - variability 7.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.22 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.01 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.59543 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.45386 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.53494 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.84343 %
    Humidity - month min relative 67.59278 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 67.59278 %
    Precipitation - annual 574.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 497.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 43.106598 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.1015259
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 121.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 37.567093 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 102.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1181728
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.11721463
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 125.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 55.197487 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 147.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 47.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 16.5425 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 12.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 6.6608334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.93216 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.72 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 9.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.61 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.13
    Temperature - warmest month min 10.54 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 23.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 16.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 14.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 142.77885 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 511.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 127.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 33.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 113.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 14.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 114.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 53.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 149.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 125.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 187.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 38.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 84.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 97.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 152.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3120.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 225.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 164.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 137.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.01 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.05830952 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 4933.437 m
    Remoteness index 2.4
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2116.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 76.0 %
    Runoff - average 635.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 75.8968
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 82.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.15 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4981868 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.6189216 %
    Clay % 47.016483 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 40.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.57
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.85
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 4.597802
    Water holding capacity 40000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.183846
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.84016 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 274.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 296.91666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 6.0 m
    Elevation 7.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.9749263 degrees
    Topographic relief 175.0283 m
    Topographic slope (%) 10.28802 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3035 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 44.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 23.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 30.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 46.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0229 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 57.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 6.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4805 NDVI