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Occurrence record: Eggs:E21355

PreservedSpecimen of Sternula albifrons | Little Tern recorded on 1986-12-09

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
Catalog number E21355
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:ANWC:Eggs:E21355
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations shell
Record number 2219
Sex Not applicable
License CC-BY
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34932
State conservation Queensland: Special least concern
Rightsholder CSIRO
Dataset name Ey, A.E.
Bibliographic citation E21355
Establishment means wild location
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID urn:anwc.csiro.au:collections:22
Collection code Eggs
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1986-12-09
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 09.12.1986

Taxonomy

Scientific name Sternula albifrons
Taxon rank species
Common name Little Tern
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Charadriiformes
Family Laridae
Genus Sternula
Species Sternula albifrons
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Locality sandspit at mouth of Elliot River, ca.7km north of Guthalungra
Latitude -19.8767
Longitude 147.8908
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality sandspit at mouth of Elliot River, ca.7km north of Guthalungra
Water body not applicable
Island not applicable
Island group not applicable
Location remarks confident in available location data
Coordinate precision 0.000278
Verbatim SRS WGS84
Continent Australia
County not applicable
Biome Marine

Additional properties

verbatim uncertainty confident in available location data

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef Coast
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2014 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2015 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burdekin
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Burdekin
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Lucinda-Mackay Coast
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Marine
    Estuary habitat mapping 28496 Elliot River Tidal Sand Banks
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Juru People and Ergon Energy ILUA
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WHITSUNDAY REGIONAL
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Juru People (Part A) QCD2014/014
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BURDEKIN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BURDEKIN
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Mangrove
    Land cover Ephemeral and Permanent Water Features
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Sea and estuaries
    Vegetation types - present Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes, lagoons

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5164
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2169
    Endemism 0.0030157284
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.004387229
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 1139.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.197791 index
    Species Richness 234.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.37597916
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 109.96 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 66.43692 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 7.943 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.2746747
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.5970745
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.0945 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.2075 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.002014 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 819.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 53.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 42.25 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 91.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 475.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 52.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 484.25 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 19.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.175001 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.1
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 336.65918 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2398.369 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -4.5942674 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.18 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 8.0 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 13.889999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 6.1945 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.4 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.016 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.06 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.13 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.529999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.34 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.98999995 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -9.999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 5.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 20.119999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.119999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.456352 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.09743665 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.78161746 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.4360714 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 5.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.43
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.8675
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.96428573 m
    Soil pedality 1.8777473
    Water holding capacity 35750.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.38399 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 39.333332 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.1109731 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.823406 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1480721 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0393 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1116 NDVI