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Occurrence record: GeneticSamples:G26744

MaterialSample of Botaurus poiciloptilus | Australasian Bittern recorded on 1998-06-11

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian National Wildlife Collection provider for OZCAM
Institution Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
Supplied institution code "ANWC"
Collection Australian National Wildlife Collection
Supplied collection code "GeneticSamples"
Catalogue Number G26744
Occurrence ID eb70e41a-52d0-436c-932b-6ec583bdf332
Basis of record MaterialSample
Preparations heart
Sex female
License CC-BY
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34932
Disposition in collection
Relationship of resource same individual
Rightsholder CSIRO
Dataset name ANWC general pre-Nagoya (12/10/2014)
Country conservation Endangered,
Bibliographic citation G26744
Associated occurrences ANWC:Birds:B49827
Establishment means wild location
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID urn:anwc.csiro.au:collections:4
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 1998-06-11
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 11JUN1998

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 Tasmania
Local government area Launceston (C)
Locality RAVENSWOOD, LAUNCESTON
Latitude -41.4167
Longitude 147.1667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality RAVENSWOOD, LAUNCESTON
Water body not applicable
Island Tasmania
Island group not applicable
Coordinate precision 0.08333
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 2000.0
Verbatim SRS not recorded; assume WGS84 for Australia
Continent Australia
County not applicable
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

loan conditions approval from ANWC Director
material sample id catalogNumber=G26744&collectionCode=GeneticSamples&institutionCode=ANWC
material sample type tissue
permit status not required
permit status qualifier pre-Nagoya (12/10/2014)
permit type not applicable
preparation date not recorded
preparation materials none
prepared by not recorded
preservation temperature -80 degrees Celsius
preservation type tube
verbatim uncertainty confident in available location data

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Equal less than 3 and 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 North
    NRM Regions 2014 North
    NRM Regions 2015 North
    NRM Regions 2017 North NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North NRM Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Tasmanian Northern Midlands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Northern Midlands
    IBRA 7 Regions Tasmanian Northern Midlands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Northern Midlands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Central Highland Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Mixed settlements
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 TAMAR RIVER
    River Regions TAMAR RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Bass
    Local Government Areas 2011 Launceston (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Launceston - Pt B
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 LAUNCESTON CITY COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2275
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF TAS.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) RAVENSWOOD
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) LAUNCESTON
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) LAUNCESTON AND NORTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) BASS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) BASS
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) LAUNCESTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) LAUNCESTON
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Localities (2018) RAVENSWOOD
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 50,000 TO 99,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) LAUNCESTON
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BASS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BASS
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) LAUNCESTON
    Statistical Local Areas Launceston (C) - Pt B
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Central Tasmania Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Jdtm
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Tasmanian Hills
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Grasslands
    Land cover Built-up
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tussock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Temperate tussock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tussock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3976693.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8501
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9011
    Endemism 0.044491693
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.049883638
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5434
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 34713.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.2756386 index
    Species Richness 3378.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 12.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7980121
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 38.96 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 53.16 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 26.51 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0851787
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.084591545
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 18.944166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 7.894167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.829987 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.020422
    Aridity index - month max 2.4716969
    Aridity index - month min 0.24099362
    Evaporation - annual mean 93.114914 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 14199.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 174.27847 mm
    Evaporation - month min 30.239962 mm
    Evaporation - variability 5.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.26 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.89116 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.449425 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.86805 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.726746 %
    Humidity - month min relative 64.91958 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 64.91958 %
    Precipitation - annual 814.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 696.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 60.896523 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.49584794
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 233.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 39.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 116.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0703437
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.069933765
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 121.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 87.59093 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 235.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 49.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 17.2225 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 12.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 6.7125 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.639435 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.41 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 7.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 23.45 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.29
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.22 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 24.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 17.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 7.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 150.12422 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 741.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 249.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 35.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 120.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 28.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 120.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 92.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 250.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 123.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 207.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 30.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 79.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 104.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 167.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3420.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 237.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 167.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 85.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.4104875 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 28000.006 m
    Remoteness index 1.8
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2623.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 38.0 %
    Runoff - average 421.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 251.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 75.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.08 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 24.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6066061 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.5695577 %
    Clay % 36.745453 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 39.375 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.69
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.9518182
    Water holding capacity 41250.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.54637 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 233.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 295.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 71.0 m
    Elevation 83.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 6.4284916 degrees
    Topographic relief 42.83807 m
    Topographic slope (%) 3.294295 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3077 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 31.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 22.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 47.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 53.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 13.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5567 NDVI