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Occurrence record: Mammals:M06210

Preserved specimen of Mastacomys fuscus Thomas, 1882 | Broad-toothed Rat recorded on 1970-01-30
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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 code Australian National Wildlife Collection
Supplied collection code "Mammals"
Catalog number M06210
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:ANWC:Mammals:M06210
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations skin; skull
Record number KNP334
Sex male
License CC-BY
Rights holder CSIRO
Establishment means wild location
Occurrence status PRESENT
Supplied as present
Bibliographic citation M06210
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34932
Dataset / Survey name [ANWC general pre-Nagoya (12/10/2014)]
Dataset ID [urn:anwc.csiro.au:collections:4]

Event

Dataset / Survey name ANWC general pre-Nagoya (12/10/2014)  
Occurrence date 1970-01-30
Verbatim event date 30JAN1970
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Mastacomys fuscus
Taxon rank species
Common name Broad-toothed Rat
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Rodentia
Family Muridae
Genus Mastacomys
Species Mastacomys fuscus
Match type exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Thomas, 1882
Name type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Locality LAKE COOTABATAMBA, KOSCIUSZKO NATIONAL PARK; OUT FLOW OF LAKE
Habitat
Supplied as "ALPINE MEADOWLAND WITH DENSE LOW SHRUB AND WALLABY GRASS"
Latitude -36.4667
Supplied as: "-36.4667"
Longitude 148.2667
Supplied as: "148.2667"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality LAKE COOTABATAMBA, KOSCIUSZKO NATIONAL PARK
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 meters 2000.0
County not applicable
Terrestrial true
Verbatim elevation 6600FT
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Continent OCEANIA
Supplied as 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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    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    First of the year Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Taxon parent child synonym Warning
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Kosciuszko
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Kosciuszko
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    NRM Regions 2010 Murray
    NRM Regions 2017 Murray
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Murray
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 7 Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 7 Subregions Snowy Mountains
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    Marine
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Local Government Areas 2011 Tumbarumba (A)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SNOWY VALLEYS COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Murray
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 6
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 795
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TUMBARUMBA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TUMUT - TUMBARUMBA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) RIVERINA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) EDEN-MONARO
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) UPPER MURRAY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) UPPER MURRAY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) RIVERINA - ORANGE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Grasslands, Herblands, Sedgelands and Rushlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Wet tussock grassland with herbs, sedges or rushes, herblands or ferns
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation types - native Other grasslands,herblands, sedgelands and rushlands
    Vegetation types - present Other grasslands, herblands, sedgelands and rushlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 2311.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 770.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 366.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 370.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 63.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 776.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 3.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) -5.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) -2.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 6.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 9.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.32 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.76
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 15.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 9.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) -0.9 degrees C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 36.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Elevation 2093.0 m