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Occurrence record: Mammalogy:M13119

Preserved specimen of Rattus norvegicus (Berkenhout, 1769) | Brown Rat recorded on 1950-11-19

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
Institution code South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Mammalogy Collection
Supplied collection code "Mammalogy"
Catalog number M13119
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:133160"]
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations W
Collector ["Southcott, R. V"]
Supplied as "Southcott, R V"
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present

Event

Occurrence date 1950-11-19
Event ID urn:emu.sam.sa.gov.au:Event:81064
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Rattus norvegicus
Supplied scientific name "Rattus norvegicus (Berkenhout, 1769)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Brown Rat
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Rodentia
Family Muridae
Genus Rattus
Species Rattus norvegicus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Berkenhout, 1769)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Latitude -34.9625
Supplied as: "-34.9625"
Longitude 138.6042
Supplied as: "138.6042"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Unley Park
Coordinate precision 0.0001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 34 57 45 S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 138 36 15 E

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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 - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    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 Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    NRM Regions 2014 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    NRM Regions 2015 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    NRM Regions 2017 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    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 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Flinders Lofty Block
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Mount Lofty Ranges
    IBRA 7 Regions Flinders Lofty Block
    IBRA 7 Subregions Mount Lofty Ranges
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tirari-Sturt Stony Desert
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia "Mediterranean" climate, but with drier cooler winters and less growth than Classic "Mediterranean" climate
    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 Australian Gulf
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 TORRENS RIVER
    River Regions TORRENS RIVER
    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 Adelaide
    Local Government Areas 2011 Unley (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Unley - West
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF UNLEY
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Kaurna Peoples Native Title Claim SCD2018/001
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 15
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 654
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER ADELAIDE
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GOODWOOD - MILLSWOOD
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) UNLEY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) ADELAIDE - CENTRAL AND HILLS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) ADELAIDE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) ADELAIDE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) UNLEY - BURNSIDE - MITCHAM
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) UNLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) ADELAIDE
    PSMA Localities (2018) UNLEY PARK
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 1 MILLION OR MORE
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) ADELAIDE
    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) ADELAIDE
    PSMA Wards (2018) UNLEY PARK WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Unley (C) - West
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia St Vincent Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Gulfs Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Torrens-Gulf Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Urban and built-up
    Land cover Built-up
    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 Removed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 7775071.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.7548
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.1378
    Endemism 0.06818763
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.07495669
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5124
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 126769.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.1107407 index
    Species Richness 5862.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.43382275
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 56.74 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 39.8675 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 14.25 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1424773
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.1411829
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 22.655834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.645833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.639984 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.5568668
    Aridity index - month max 1.4125397
    Aridity index - month min 0.08849693
    Evaporation - annual mean 136.06834 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 12028.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 248.59619 mm
    Evaporation - month min 48.85591 mm
    Evaporation - variability 12.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.27 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 74.925674 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 67.05362 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.670166 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 80.17383 %
    Humidity - month min relative 54.88522 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 54.88522 %
    Precipitation - annual 524.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 542.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 46.275978 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -1.1770307
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 222.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 60.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9852895
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 48.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.014820656
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 61.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 75.22044 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 223.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 42.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 20.991667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.0616665 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 6.69 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.73 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.38
    Temperature - warmest month min 15.67 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 29.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 21.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 221.66704 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 551.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 218.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 16.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 59.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 47.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 62.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 80.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 220.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 163.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 216.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 69.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 112.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 104.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3978.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 285.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 121.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1044031 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) 4295.859 m
    Remoteness index 0.0
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 883.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 89.0 %
    Runoff - average 127.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 45.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.63 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5384234 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.8922707 %
    Clay % 50.61036 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 13.333333 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.48
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.94
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 7.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 3.8342342
    Water holding capacity 24000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.61106 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 320.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 194.58333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 64.0 m
    Elevation 56.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.8655411 degrees
    Topographic relief 28.97239 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.542729 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.324 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 44.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 17.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 39.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 32.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5717 NDVI