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Occurrence record: Birds:B22172

Preserved specimen of Platalea (Platalea) regia Gould, 1838 | Royal Spoonbill recorded on 1971-12-13

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 Australian National Wildlife Collection
Supplied collection code "Birds"
Catalog number B22172
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:ANWC:Birds:B22172
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations skeleton complete
Record number CICS22
Sex unknown
License CC-BY
Rights holder CSIRO
Establishment means wild location
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Bibliographic citation B22172
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34932
Dataset / Survey name [ANWC general pre-Nagoya (12/10/2014)]
Dataset [urn:anwc.csiro.au:collections:4]

Event

Occurrence date 1971-12-13
Verbatim event date 13DEC1971
Dataset / Survey name [ANWC general pre-Nagoya (12/10/2014)]
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Platalea (Platalea) regia
Supplied scientific name "Platalea regia"
Identified to rank species
Common name Royal Spoonbill
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Ciconiiformes
Family Threskiornithidae
Genus Platalea
Species Platalea regia
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Gould, 1838
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Locality Lake cowal
Latitude -33.6
Supplied as: "-33.6"
Longitude 147.4333
Supplied as: "147.4333"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality LAKE COWAL
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 metres) 2000.0
County not applicable
Terrestrial true
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
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Show/Hide 90 passed properties
    Show/Hide 7 missing properties
    Show/Hide 18 tests that have not been run

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Directory of Important Wetlands Lake Cowal/Wilbertroy Wetlands
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Water
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW10
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Upper Lachlan Alluvium (GS44)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Upper Lachlan Alluvium (GS44)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW10
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Lachlan
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS16
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Lachlan
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys LACHLAN
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones slopes
    Murray-Darling Basin Wetland Groups Freshwater Lake
    Murray-Darling Basin Wetlands Lake Cowal
    NRM Regions 2010 Lachlan
    NRM Regions 2014 Riverina
    NRM Regions 2015 Riverina
    NRM Regions 2017 Riverina
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Riverina
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Riverina
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions NSW South Western Slopes
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Lower Slopes
    IBRA 7 Regions NSW South Western Slopes
    IBRA 7 Subregions Lower Slopes
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Most plant growth in summer, although summers are moisture limiting. Temperature limits growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (hot summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions LACHLAN 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
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Riverina
    Local Government Areas 2011 Bland (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Bland
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BLAND SHIRE COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Nari Nari, Ngiyampaa, Wiradjuri, Yita Yita
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Barapa Barapa, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Githabul, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Guwamu (Kooma), Kambuwal, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Maraura, Murrawarri, Mutthi Mutthi, Nari Nari, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wail
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Nari Nari, Ngiyampaa, Wiradjuri, Yita Yita
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Nari Nari, Ngiyampaa, Wiradjuri, Yita Yita
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Riverina
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 10
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 655
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WEST WYALONG
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) LACHLAN VALLEY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CENTRAL WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) RIVERINA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) RIVERINA
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) COOLAMON - TEMORA - WEST WYALONG
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) COOLAMON - TEMORA - WEST WYALONG
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) RIVERINA - ORANGE
    PSMA Localities (2018) LAKE COWAL
    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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Bland (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qt
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Condobolin Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6386888.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8526
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.1311
    Endemism 0.0012223275
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0013651807
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3639.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2150645 index
    Species Richness 436.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.30912676
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 47.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 33.537502 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 24.19 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.98051345
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.019667007
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.665833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.880834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.140015 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.38901088
    Aridity index - month max 0.87806624
    Aridity index - month min 0.16316172
    Evaporation - annual mean 146.16774 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 278.90143 mm
    Evaporation - month min 40.999184 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.18 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 74.97993 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 60.7807 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.83362 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.90672 %
    Humidity - month min relative 47.41764 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 47.41764 %
    Precipitation - annual 465.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 451.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 39.453423 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.20111607
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 116.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 31.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 99.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.94166666
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.06140351
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 115.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 47.44106 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 121.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 38.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.495833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 28.89917 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.52 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.22 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.08
    Temperature - warmest month min 16.87 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 12.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 163.67998 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.316667 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 496.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 111.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 29.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 111.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 14.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 127.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 53.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 132.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 170.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 291.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 34.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 96.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 132.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 96.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 45.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5709.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 325.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 243.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 174.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 3.474147 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.041231055 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 170135.3 m
    Remoteness index 6.840367
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 38.688526 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.5403658 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 57.19736
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 0.0 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 0.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5579797 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -0.0116739785 %
    Clay % 41.994164 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.36
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.67
    Nutrient status 1.2833333 index
    Soil depth 0.0 m
    Soil pedality 3.119455
    Water holding capacity 28000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 64.637146
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.11925 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 243.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 74.333336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 200.0 m
    Elevation 203.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.088224545 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.534943 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2740739 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.0105 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 1.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0027 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.0416 NDVI