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Occurrence record: DNA Laboratory:Z32144

MaterialSample of Balaenoptera musculus | blue whale recorded on 2014-01-27

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria DNA Laboratory
Supplied collection code "DNA Laboratory"
Catalogue Number Z32144
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:DNA Laboratory:MaterialSample:Z32144
Basis of record MaterialSample
Preparations Tissue | frozen | ethanol 70% | Muscle | -196°C
Identified by Department of Environment and Primary Industries
Identified date /01/2014
Collector/Observer Department of Environment and Primary Industries
Sex Male
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Owner institution code NMV
Disposition In collection
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol salvage
Language en
Country conservation Endangered,
Occurrence status present
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified /01/2014

Event

Record date 2014-01-27
Supplied date "2014-01-27T00:00:00\2014-01-27T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol salvage
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Vertebrata | Mammalia | Cetacea | Mysticeti | Balaenopteridae
Scientific name Balaenoptera musculus
Taxon rank species
Common name blue whale
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Cetacea
Family Balaenopteridae
Genus Balaenoptera
Species Balaenoptera musculus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area Glenelg (S)
Locality Cape Bridgewater
Latitude -38.39
Longitude 141.41
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Cape Bridgewater
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Google Earth
Georeference protocol Estimation
Georeferenced by Karen K. Roberts
Georeferenced date 2014-08-04
Supplied as 2014-08-04T00:00:00
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

blocked Available for loan
material sample type Tissue
preparation materials ethanol 70%
preservation temperature -196°C
preservation type ethanol 70%

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    Data quality tests

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    Georeferenced after occurrence date Failed
    Habitat incorrect for species Failed
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Incomplete collection date Passed
    First of the month Passed
    Missing name of person who identified the specimen/observation Passed
    Missing identification date Passed
    Collector name unparseable Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Missing taxonomic rank Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Kingdom not recognised Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Passed
    Unrecognized geodetic datum Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
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    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Missing name of person who georeferenced the occurrence Passed
    Missing georeferenced protocol Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    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 1. No practices reported
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Glenelg Hopkins
    NRM Regions 2014 Glenelg Hopkins
    NRM Regions 2015 Glenelg Hopkins
    NRM Regions 2017 Glenelg Hopkins
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Glenelg Hopkins
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble removed
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 = other cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Glenelg Hopkins
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Naracoorte Coastal Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Bridgewater
    IBRA 7 Regions Naracoorte Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Bridgewater
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Naracoorte Woodlands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: distinctly dry (and mild) summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 PORTLAND COAST
    River Regions PORTLAND COAST
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Wannon
    Local Government Areas 2011 Glenelg (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Glenelg - Heywood
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GLENELG SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 26
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 721
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GLENELG (VIC.)
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GLENELG - SOUTHERN GRAMPIANS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WARRNAMBOOL AND SOUTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) WANNON
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) WANNON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) SOUTHERN GRAMPIANS - GLENELG
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GLENELG NORTH - HEYWOOD
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) CAPE BRIDGEWATER
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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 (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) GLENELG SHIRE
    Statistical Local Areas Glenelg (S) - Heywood
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Otway Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qbn
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West Victorian Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Mixed forest
    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 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.3425117E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4634
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8598
    Endemism 0.010724172
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0125473095
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 15.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 7828.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.1853113 index
    Species Richness 1476.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 12.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.933624
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 38.7 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 62.159523 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 21.525715 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1427263
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.14186016
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 18.370832 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.553928 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.240021 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.1535676
    Aridity index - month max 2.9604764
    Aridity index - month min 0.17140009
    Evaporation - annual mean 103.552315 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 204.2006 mm
    Evaporation - month min 34.142952 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.32857144 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 86.0601 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 81.38477 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.19654 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 86.02592 %
    Humidity - month min relative 77.30199 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 77.30199 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 828.6667 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 70.68503 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -1.0103595
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 333.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 103.666664 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0281725
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.028032446
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 104.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 116.12573 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 333.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 47.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.166668 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 17.242857 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.714762 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 15.992065 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.366667 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.634286 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.6666665 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.433333 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.6666665 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49666667 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.948572 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.8833333
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.132857 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 22.033333 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 16.933332 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.433333 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 333.66528 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.07 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 1.145513 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.07 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 33997.465 m
    Remoteness index 3.9128535
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.075985596 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.5561635 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 118.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.37 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 27.0 %
    Bulk density 1.0652381 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 9.357142 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 180.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.6933333
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.4 index
    Soil depth 0.3 m
    Soil pedality 1.4333333
    Water holding capacity 34000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.10804 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 272.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 138.41667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 71.0 m
    Elevation 91.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.607199 degrees
    Topographic relief 44.94524 m
    Topographic slope (%) 3.827668 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1515 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 64.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 36.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NPP Mean 14.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4867 NDVI