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Occurrence record: Eggs:E12120

Preserved specimen of Platalea (Platalea) regia Gould, 1838 | Royal Spoonbill recorded on 1974-03-21

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 "Eggs"
Catalog number E12120
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:ANWC:Eggs:E12120
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Egg(s)
Record number 115/C
Sex Not applicable
License CC-BY
Rights holder CSIRO
Establishment means wild location
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Bibliographic citation E12120
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34932
Dataset / Survey name [Seton, D.H.C.]
Dataset [urn:anwc.csiro.au:collections:18]

Event

Occurrence date 1974-03-21
Verbatim event date 21MAR1974
Dataset / Survey name [Seton, D.H.C.]
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Platalea (Platalea) regia
Supplied scientific name "Platalea regia"
Identified to rank species
Common name Royal Spoonbill
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Ciconiiformes
Family Threskiornithidae
Genus Platalea
Species Platalea regia
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Gould, 1838
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality LAKE BULLAWARRA, 25 KM W OF THARGOMINDAH
Habitat
Supplied as "FRESHWATER LAKE"
Latitude -27.8667
Supplied as: "-27.8667"
Longitude 143.5833
Supplied as: "143.5833"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality LAKE BULLAWARRA, 25 KM W OF THARGOMINDAH
Water body not applicable
Island not applicable
Island group not applicable
Location remarks latitude and longitude approximate
Coordinate precision 0.01667
County not applicable
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Continent OCEANIA
Supplied as Oceania
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim SRS not recorded; assume AGD66 for Australia

Additional properties

verbatim uncertainty latitude and longitude approximate

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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 Central Australian Freshwater
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Bulloo Floodplain IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 South West Queensland
    NRM Regions 2014 South West Queensland
    NRM Regions 2015 South West Queensland
    NRM Regions 2017 South West Queensland
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Southern Queensland Landscapes
    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 South West Queensland
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Channel Country
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Bulloo
    IBRA 7 Regions Channel Country
    IBRA 7 Subregions Bulloo
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Simpson Desert
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Chenopod shrubland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 COOPER CREEK-BULLOO RIVER
    River Regions COOPER CREEK-BULLOO RIVER
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Maranoa
    Local Government Areas 2011 Bulloo (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Bulloo
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BULLOO SHIRE
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Kullilli People QCD2014/013
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 199
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR SOUTH WEST
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - SOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MARANOA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MARANOA
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BULLOO - QUILPIE - BARCOO
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BULLOO - QUILPIE - BARCOO
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOOWOOMBA - ROMA
    PSMA Localities (2018) BULLAWARRA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WARREGO
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WARREGO
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Bulloo (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Eromanga Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Bulloo Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Low Woodland
    Forests of Australia 2018B Eucalypt Low Woodland
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Open shrublands
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Chenopod Shrublands, Samphire Shrublands and Forblands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Saltbush and/or Bluebush shrublands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Chenopod shrubs,samphire shrublands and forblands
    Vegetation types - present Chenopod shrublands, samphire shrubs and forblands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3260374.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2584
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.7228
    Endemism 9.2751876E-4
    Endemism (Non-marine) 9.285775E-4
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 309.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.504395 index
    Species Richness 117.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.102041736
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 81.75 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 20.963333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 7.65 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.79473984
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.25371027
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.750834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 17.151667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.579987 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.099283606
    Aridity index - month max 0.16251354
    Aridity index - month min 0.054021306
    Evaporation - annual mean 236.52017 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 5832.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 396.53983 mm
    Evaporation - month min 92.3 mm
    Evaporation - variability 36.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 63.51896 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 48.6769 %
    Humidity - month max relative 81.736725 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 61.80194 %
    Humidity - month min relative 39.020336 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 39.020336 %
    Precipitation - annual 249.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 284.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 21.160583 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.7540651
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 49.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.58880764
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 41.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.683466
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 99.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 104.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 28.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.478333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 22.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 13.4475 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 33.668213 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 32.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.69 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 14.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.42 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.64 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.18
    Temperature - warmest month min 21.74 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 205.66193 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 16.166666 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 289.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 49.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 10.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 42.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 43.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 109.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 50.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 122.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 218.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 316.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 57.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 134.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 151.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 44.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6275.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 373.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 296.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 287.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to coast 7.435657 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.08246211 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 534123.5 m
    Remoteness index 16.176296
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 0.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 197.0 %
    Runoff - average 244.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 6.060606 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 121.649796 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 18.713095
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 45.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.21 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 47.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3960735 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.3821729 %
    Clay % 51.808926 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 6.857143 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.12
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.19
    Nutrient status 1.95 index
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 3.8336835
    Water holding capacity 28000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 14.626218
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.76971 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 259.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 22.791666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 117.0 m
    Elevation 116.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.122535326 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.8014526 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.04161842 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1395 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 29.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.006 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 43.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2729 NDVI