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Occurrence record: Ornithology:B34861

Preserved specimen of Zapornia pusilla palustris (Gould, 1843) | Torresian Baillon's Crake recorded on 1965-10-25


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 Ornithology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ornithology"
Catalog number B34861
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:37353"]
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Egg clutch
Collector May, I. A  
Supplied as "May, I A"
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Associated records ASSOCIATED


Event ID
Occurrence date 1965-10-25
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Zapornia pusilla palustris
Identified to rank subspecies
Common name Torresian Baillon's Crake
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Gruiformes
Family Rallidae
Genus Zapornia
Species Zapornia pusilla
Name match metric exactMatch
Infraspecific epithet palustris
Scientific name authorship (Gould, 1843)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Latitude -38.0833
Supplied as: "-38.0833"
Longitude 145.1167
Supplied as: "145.1167"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Carrum
Coordinate precision 0.0001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 38 05 00 S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 145 07 00 E

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 86d8c256-9757-4dfd-8a0f-d611ecf9ae08
    Data Resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Zapornia pusilla palustris
    Coordinates -38.0833,145.1167
    Related records
    Record UUID dc6d0abf-2bd4-4299-99dc-24c8f792225a
    Data Resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Zapornia pusilla palustris
    Coordinates -38.0833,145.1167

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Victorian Embayments
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)

    Environmental sampling for this location

    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %