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Occurrence record: Birds:B05889

Preserved specimen of Sternula albifrons (Pallas, 1764) | Little Tern recorded on 1967-05-17
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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 B05889
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:ANWC:Birds:B05889
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations skin
Record number EE178
Sex male
License CC-BY
Rights holder CSIRO
Establishment means wild location
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Bibliographic citation B05889
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

Dataset / Survey name ANWC general pre-Nagoya (12/10/2014)  
Occurrence date 1967-05-17
Verbatim event date 17MAY1967
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Sternula albifrons
Identified to rank species
Common name Little Tern
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Charadriiformes
Family Laridae
Genus Sternula
Species Sternula albifrons
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Pallas, 1764)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Locality TURTLE ISLET, SIR EDWARD PELLEW GROUP; 5
Latitude -15.5833
Supplied as: "-15.5833"
Longitude 136.9667
Supplied as: "136.9667"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality TURTLE ISLET, SIR EDWARD PELLEW GROUP
Water body not applicable
Island not applicable
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 true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Continent Oceania
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim SRS not recorded; assume WGS84 for Australia

Additional properties

verbatim uncertainty confident in available location data

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arafura Sea Gulf of Carpenteria
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pellew
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARKLY