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Occurrence record: Ornithology:QVM:2006:2:0555

PreservedSpecimen of Haematopus longirostris | Australian Pied Oystercatcher recorded on 1978-10-16


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queen Victoria Museum Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "QVMAG"
Collection code Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery - Birds
Catalog number QVM:2006:2:0555
Occurrence ID URN:catalog:QVMAG:Ornithology:QVM:2006:2:0555
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations dry
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Collection code Ornithology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1978-10-16
Supplied as year:1978  month:10  day:16 
Date precision Day


Scientific name Haematopus longirostris
Supplied scientific name "Haematopus longirostris"
Taxon rank species
Common name Australian Pied Oystercatcher
Supplied common name "Pied Oystercatcher"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Charadriiformes
Family Haematopodidae
Genus Haematopus
Species Haematopus longirostris
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type sciname


Country Australia
State / Province Tasmania
Locality Break O'Day (M)
Locality Four Mile Creek (Town) (E Tas)
Latitude -41.55
Longitude 148.28333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

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occurence id URN:catalog:QVMAG:Ornithology:QVM:2006:2:0555

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 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 6. Local knowledge
    NRM Regions 2010 North
    NRM Regions 2014 North
    NRM Regions 2015 North
    NRM Regions 2017 North NRM Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North NRM Region
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Flinders
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Flinders
    IBRA 7 Regions Furneaux
    IBRA 7 Subregions Flinders
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote woodlands
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest (temperate)
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 EAST COAST
    River Regions EAST COAST
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lyons
    Local Government Areas 2011 Break O'Day (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Break O'Day
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BREAK O'DAY COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 873
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF TAS.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ST HELENS - SCAMANDER
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTH EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) LAUNCESTON AND NORTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LYONS
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TASMANIA - NORTH-EAST COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BREAK O'DAY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Localities (2018) FOUR MILE CREEK
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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 (TAS.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MCINTYRE
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (TAS.)
    Statistical Local Areas Break O'Day (M)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Surface Geology of Australia Dfmy
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Tasmanian Hills
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7309
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8201
    Endemism 0.010395907
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.011001161
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Occurrence Density 14.592592 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.551751 index
    Species Richness 1.8641975 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.864537
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.6485679
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.31400818
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 88.73425 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 161.75934 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 33.446 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.39866665 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.049333334 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 78.1831 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.45948 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 74.45915 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 58.84061 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 42.09133 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9988967
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.52318114 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.98582643 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 1.1726449
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.0010982425
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 0.17159706
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 76.74934 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -29.893639 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -91.954 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 21.692001 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 22.219334 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 13.956555 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 5.3946667 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 18.720278 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.868222 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.628662 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 4.4813333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 14.123333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.8626404 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.9726868 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 10.232666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 9.852056 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.597992 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.0986633 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 9.213318 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 23.11 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 13.118667 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 739.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 169.16667 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 161.5 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 14.833333 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 194.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 18.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 224.83333 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -24.45304 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -112.52696 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.85 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 7.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 6.25 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 22.233334 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 5.1499996 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 45.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.216667 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 21.35 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.016666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.666668 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.65 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.183333 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.766666 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 10.216667 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.0483333
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 22.316666 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 16.816666 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 15.683333 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 145.22527 km/day
    Wind run - month max 173.98175 km/day
    Wind run - month min 119.586716 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.3 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.0752592 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.45 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 4.0 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 2.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 4.0 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 1.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.5 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.044721358 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.044721358 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1060.3085 m
    Fire - time since last 2.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.083093 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 14.395448 Degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.7088052
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.88549817
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.31400818
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 37.12848 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 6.8946347 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.8015185 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -0.14279367 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 63.792465
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 79.69483
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 28.260735
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 152.559 Gal
    Bulk density 1.1959013 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 231.1394 kgC/ha
    Clay % 39.40236 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 68.75 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 150.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 12.2 my
    Lithology - fertility 4.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 391.4 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 2.5926208 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.0863599 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -66.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.735
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.9316667
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 0.975
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.9583333
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.31833333
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.43833333
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 28.5
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.45166668
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 20350.88 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 72.28927 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 319.2158 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.85 index
    Pedality hydrological score 3.366953
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 58.8666 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 3536.8052 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 13.33087 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 3.366953
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 6.768468
    Unreliable water retention parameters 3.75
    Water holding capacity 59000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 188.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.95334 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 417.41666 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 5.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.570522 degrees
    Topographic relief 22.9669 m
    Topographic roughness 83.27032 %
    Topographic slope (%) 3.04375 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.5305104
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2875 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 37.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.034 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.483 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 154.77777 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 178.71428 Day