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Occurrence record: Ornithology:B24485-1

PreservedSpecimen of Haematopus longirostris | pied oystercatcher recorded on 2002-08-20


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection code Museums Victoria Ornithology Collection
Catalog number B24485-1
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenNature=Skeleton (part);specimenForm=Dry
Collector Archibald, J. Jared
Supplied as "Jared Archibald"
Sex Female
Individual count 1
Life stage Adult
License CC-BY
Supplied as
Collection ID
Owner institution code NMV
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Ornithology
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Ornithology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 2002-08-20
Supplied date "2002-08-20T00:00:00;2002-08-20T00:00:00"
Date precision Day


Higher classification Animalia;Chordata;Vertebrata;Aves;Charadriiformes;Haematopodidae
Scientific name Haematopus longirostris
Taxon rank species
Common name pied oystercatcher
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Charadriiformes
Family Haematopodidae
Genus Haematopus
Species Haematopus longirostris
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia, Northern Territory
Country Australia
State / Province Northern Territory
Locality Middle Arm, Darwin Harbour
Latitude -12.5893
Longitude 130.868
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Middle Arm, Darwin Harbour
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol AMG conversion or GPS
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Darwin
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Anson Beagle
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    PSMA Localities (2018) COX PENINSULA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) DALY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) DALY

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5568
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.3661
    Endemism 0.023773398
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.01717762
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 23.987654 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.424423 index
    Species Richness 6.1975307 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7100413
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 2.3492942
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 205.8836 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 249.19728 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 154.33 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.43818182 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.43 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 65.54945 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.920395 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 56.24775 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 129.29091 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.42885742
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 6.48258 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -6.6679626 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 276.75574
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.3239448
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 215.25887
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 424.48544 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -76.5927 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -222.90181 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 243.79907 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.77909 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 21.351212 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 18.798182 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.25318 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 23.809622 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.336365 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 19.464546 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 31.488182 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.4390869 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 2.6590881 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 12.023651 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 9.443558 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -1.4636536 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.6100159 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 6.81546 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.80091 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 26.208181 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1667.6666 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 6.3333335 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 109.333336 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 445.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 104.333336 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1112.3334 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -55.8782 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -207.86862 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 20.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 19.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 23.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 18.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 8.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 20.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 18.466667 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 25.233334 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.433333 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.6 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.54
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.066666 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 189.95905 km/day
    Wind run - month max 226.12456 km/day
    Wind run - month min 157.48518 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 4.2817307 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 3.0595312 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 4.451045 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 4.7 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 4.2020907 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 4.7 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 3.7018294 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 2.1010454 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 2.1010454 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 25333.617 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.15 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.64 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 10.559999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.1036 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.71 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.149998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.71 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 25.14 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.0 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.71 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.119999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.76 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.686195 Degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.45844448
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 121.183655 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 31.450699 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.9524778 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 41.260002
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 42.083084 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 197.83936 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 407.80606 Gal
    Bulk density 1.0069683 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 40.524437 kgC/ha
    Clay % 28.506414 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 25.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 20.019049 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 11.269841
    Lithology - age range 126.294 my
    Lithology - fertility 6.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 963.147 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 1.6981825 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.4054521 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -36.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.51666665
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.01
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.0
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.01
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 83.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.55
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 3541.222 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 23.398443 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 49.25783 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 2.5759869
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 8.942154 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 556.99994 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 4.2446084 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.95000005 m
    Soil pedality 2.5759869
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.75
    Topographic wetness index 5.65635
    Unreliable water retention parameters 10.793651
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 116.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.51888 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 25.041666 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.8549522
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.69737 m
    Topographic roughness 78.2334 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.5150875 %
    Valley bottom % 31.25 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 4.854769
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1116 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1073 NDVI