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Occurrence record: Ornithology:O.62648

Preserved specimen of Sula sula rubripes Gould, 1838 | Indo-pacific Red-footed Booby recorded on 1961-11-15


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Ornithology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ornithology"
Catalog number O.62648
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:3069399","urn:catalog:AM:Ornithology:O.62648"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector Hindwood, Keith ALFRED  
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 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Associated records ASSOCIATED


Event ID
Occurrence date 1961-11-15
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Sula sula rubripes
Identified to rank subspecies
Common name Indo-pacific Red-footed Booby
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Pelecaniformes
Family Sulidae
Genus Sula
Species Sula sula
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Sula sula rubripes
Subspecies Sula sula rubripes
Scientific name authorship Gould, 1838
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -16.95
Supplied as: "-16.95"
Longitude 149.166
Supplied as: "149.166"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality North-East Cay, Herald Cays, Coral Sea
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Queensland, North-East Cay, Herald Cays, Coral Sea (16° 57' S, 149° 10' E) 15/11/1961 - 15/11/1961, Hindwood, Mr Keith Alfred(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 16° 57' S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 149° 10' E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2016/8/11
dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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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 2e6eb8d4-bda7-4bd1-90da-043f1deeea18
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Sula sula rubripes
    Coordinates -16.95,149.166
    Related records
    Record UUID e0234079-4a90-4aab-a6e5-0dd421f40af5
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Sula sula rubripes
    Coordinates -16.95,149.166
    Record UUID 964af769-8705-49ba-a662-64322ee75872
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Sula sula (Linnaeus, 1766)
    Coordinates -16.95,149.166

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Coral Sea
    RAMSAR wetland regions Coral Sea Reserves (Coringa-Herald and Lihou Reefs and Cays)
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Province
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Coral Sea Marine Park

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 2850.0 frequency
    Species Richness 1161.0 frequency