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Occurrence record: Birds:B42799

Preserved specimen of Stercorarius antarcticus (Lesson, 1831) | Brown Skua recorded on 1989-06-28

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 "Birds"
Catalog number B42799
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:ANWC:Birds:B42799
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations skin
Record number LAB15
Sex female
License CC-BY
Rights holder CSIRO
Establishment means wild location
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Bibliographic citation B42799
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 1989-06-28
Verbatim event date 28JUN1989
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Stercorarius antarcticus
Identified to rank species
Common name Brown Skua
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Charadriiformes
Family Stercorariidae
Genus Stercorarius
Species Stercorarius antarcticus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Lesson, 1831)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality At sea
Habitat
Supplied as "SOUTHERN OCEAN"
Latitude -43.0333
Supplied as: "-43.0333"
Longitude 148.55
Supplied as: "148.55"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality AT SEA
Water body not applicable
Island Tasmania
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 false
Biome MARINE
Continent OCEANIA
Supplied as Oceania
Marine true
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
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Tasmania Province
    Marine
    Contiguous Zone Contiguous Zone
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 2.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.003303758
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 27.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.8477658 index
    Species Richness 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.441667 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 22532.496 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 61.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.29999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.72 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.02 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.0247998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 3.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.9 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.32 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.14 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 14.62 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.02 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.42999998 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 12.5199995 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 17.24 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 14.906501 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06456809 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.39013064 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 640.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -2549.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 9.346394 degrees