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Occurrence record: AVIF:A12495

PreservedSpecimen of Botaurus poiciloptilus | Australasian Bittern

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Bird Collection
Supplied collection code "AVIF"
Catalogue Number A12495
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:AVIF:12495
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Skin
Collector Butler, W.H.
Supplied as "Butler,W.H."
Sex Female
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
State conservation Western Australia: Vulnerable
Data generalizations Location in Western Australia, Australia is already generalised to 0.1 degrees. Sensitive in WA, Name: Western Australia, Zone: STATE [Sensitive, WA DEC]
Country conservation Endangered,
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date Year: 1971, Month: 10, Day:
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Botaurus poiciloptilus
Taxon rank species
Common name Australasian Bittern
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Ciconiiformes
Family Ardeidae
Genus Botaurus
Species Botaurus poiciloptilus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Local government area Wyndham-East Kimberley (S)
Latitude -16.3
Longitude 128.7
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinates generalised Location in Western Australia, Australia is already generalised to 0.1 degrees. Sensitive in WA, Name: Western Australia, Zone: STATE [Sensitive, WA DEC]
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

reg prefix A
reg suffix A
storage Skin

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Directory of Important Wetlands Lake Argyle
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Kimberley Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Lake Argyle IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Water
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    RAMSAR wetland regions Lakes Argyle and Kununurra
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble mulched
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble mulched
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Victoria Bonaparte
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victoria Bonaparte P1
    IBRA 7 Regions Victoria Bonaparte
    IBRA 7 Subregions Keep
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Kimberly Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Temperature and moisture are more seasonal strongly developed wet and dry seasons and the growing season is shorter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ORD-PENTECOST RIVERS
    River Regions ORD-PENTECOST RIVERS
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Kimberley
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Durack
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Ord Final Agreement
    Local Government Areas 2011 Wyndham-East Kimberley (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Wyndham-East Kimberley
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Miriuwung-Gajerrong (Western Australia)
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Miriuwung-Gajerrong (Western Australia) WCD2003/001
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 209
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 497
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) KUNUNURRA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KIMBERLEY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (NORTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) ARGYLE - WARMUN
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ARGYLE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KUNUNURRA
    PSMA Localities (2018) LAKE ARGYLE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote 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 (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) KIMBERLEY, MP
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    Statistical Local Areas Wyndham-East Kimberley (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Halls Creek Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Mscd
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kimberley Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Leopold-Durack Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water
    Land cover Ephemeral and Permanent Water Features
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes, lagoons
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Freshwater, dams, lakes, lagoons or aquatic plants
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation - condition Removed
    Vegetation types - native Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes and lagoons
    Vegetation types - present Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes, lagoons

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3697
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.8602
    Endemism 0.003247658
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0032560467
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 89.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.5243554 index
    Species Richness 51.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.24354608
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 186.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 57.894165 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.07 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5218102
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.9040967
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 36.243332 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.6125 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.609985 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.24384409
    Aridity index - month max 0.8580804
    Aridity index - month min 6.997432E-10
    Evaporation - annual mean 236.02228 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 16372.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 317.00772 mm
    Evaporation - month min 181.26294 mm
    Evaporation - variability 22.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.22 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.23 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 59.51713 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 50.31402 %
    Humidity - month max relative 74.63825 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 59.14184 %
    Humidity - month min relative 45.23744 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 45.23744 %
    Precipitation - annual 665.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 743.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 55.678715 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 14.34499
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.6168472E-7 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.61812615
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 120.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.61031276
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 231.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 175.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 52.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 528.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 10.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 34.5325 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 28.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.593334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 34.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 13.54 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.54 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 38.67 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.15
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.97 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 39.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 116.59722 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 670.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 112.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 195.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 171.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 449.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 285.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 244.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 147.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 234.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 136.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 234.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 55.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3425.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 391.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 320.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 313.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.8905054 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.18439089 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 85014.125 m
    Remoteness index 14.796638
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 349.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 157.0 %
    Runoff - average 1395.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 38.931297 Percentage
    Marine
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.59069 Degrees C
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.2627
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 114.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.27 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 52.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3793421 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.13947213 %
    Clay % 47.510338 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 30.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.27
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.78
    Nutrient status 1.85 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 3.4
    Water holding capacity 54659.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 77.227234
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.0211 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 332.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 150.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 110.0 m
    Elevation 111.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.6527748 degrees
    Topographic relief 29.61066 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.634526 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.0094 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 83.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 17.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 6.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.1098 NDVI