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Occurrence record: Eggs:E10726

PreservedSpecimen of Botaurus poiciloptilus | Australasian Bittern recorded on 1943-10-31

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 "Eggs"
Catalogue Number E10726
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:ANWC:Eggs:E10726
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations shell
Collecting number VX
Sex Not applicable
License CC-BY
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34932
State conservation New South Wales: Endangered
Rightsholder CSIRO
Dataset name Goddard, M.T.
Country conservation Endangered,
Bibliographic citation E10726
Establishment means wild location
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID urn:anwc.csiro.au:collections:7
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1943-10-31
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 31OCT1943

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 New South Wales
Local government area Wingecarribee (A)
Locality WILDES MEADOW SWAMP, AVOCA, VIA MOSS VALE
Latitude -34.6167
Longitude 150.5
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality WILDES MEADOW SWAMP, AVOCA, VIA MOSS VALE
Water body not applicable
Island not applicable
Island group not applicable
Location remarks latitude and longitude approximate
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Verbatim SRS not recorded; assume AGD66 for Australia
Continent Australia
County not applicable
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

verbatim uncertainty latitude and longitude approximate

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Southern Highlands GER Southern Highlands
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Rural residential
    NRM Regions 2010 Southern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2015 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South East NSW
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed = cool burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Four practices equal
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South East NSW
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Moss Vale
    IBRA 7 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Moss Vale
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    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 (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SHOALHAVEN RIVER
    River Regions SHOALHAVEN RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    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 Throsby
    Local Government Areas 2011 Wingecarribee (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Wingecarribee
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WINGECARRIBEE SHIRE COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions South East
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 11
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2781
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ROBERTSON - FITZROY FALLS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS AND SHOALHAVEN
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) WHITLAM
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) WHITLAM
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) SOUTHERN TABLELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WINGECARIBEE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) WILDES MEADOW
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner 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 Wingecarribee (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Sydney Region
    Surface Geology of Australia -Rsw
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Macquarie Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Hawkesbury-Shoalhaven Plateaus
    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) Croplands
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8423754.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.025544 t/ha
    Potassium 0.06584 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.0798
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.4667
    Endemism 0.01622134
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.01723617
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 7685.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.330496 index
    Species Richness 1402.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.80489254
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 68.79 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 96.629166 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 58.62 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7007872
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.42524236
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.615 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.288333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.640015 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.0964909
    Aridity index - month max 3.028194
    Aridity index - month min 0.4706487
    Evaporation - annual mean 122.27269 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 20480.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 206.09851 mm
    Evaporation - month min 48.33541 mm
    Evaporation - variability 5.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.46612 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 75.463 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.779884 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.344055 %
    Humidity - month min relative 70.18537 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 70.18537 %
    Precipitation - annual 1216.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1231.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 106.617455 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.07203206
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 274.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 74.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 239.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.69218117
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.4430012
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 336.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 146.369 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 386.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 36.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.0325 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.5758333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 22.463104 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.32 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 7.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 8.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.44 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 24.33 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.47
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.78 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 17.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 155.24777 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1548.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 382.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 80.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 282.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 25.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 427.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 181.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 491.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 223.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 19.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 75.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 106.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 83.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4149.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 242.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 181.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 179.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.080622576 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.3301515 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.080622576 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 15723.635 m
    Remoteness index 1.4468125
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2373.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 81.0 %
    Runoff - average 5426.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 15.7 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 59.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.6 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 20.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5536842 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 4.3368425 %
    Clay % 40.842106 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 49.090908 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.85
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 2.8842106
    Water holding capacity 51000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.14077 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 164.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 258.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 694.0 m
    Elevation 698.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.6181717 degrees
    Topographic relief 79.89642 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.508642 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5265 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 80.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 14.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 86.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0526 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 76.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 17.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8121 NDVI