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Occurrence record: Ornithology:QVM:2006:2:0295

PreservedSpecimen of Botaurus poiciloptilus | Australasian Bittern recorded on 1981-10-16

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queen Victoria Museum Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "QVMAG"
Collection Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery - Birds
Supplied collection code "Ornithology"
Catalogue Number QVM:2006:2:0295
Occurrence ID URN:catalog:QVMAG:Ornithology:QVM:2006:2:0295
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations dry
License CC-BY
Country conservation Endangered,
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1981-10-16
Supplied as year:1981  month:10  day:16 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Botaurus poiciloptilus
Supplied 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 Break O'Day (M)
Locality Henderson Lagoon
Latitude -41.48333
Longitude 148.25
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

occurence id URN:catalog:QVMAG:Ornithology:QVM:2006:2:0295

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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
    Land use Other minimal 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) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    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) 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 (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 EAST COAST
    River Regions EAST COAST
    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 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) SCAMANDER
    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
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Northeast Tasmania Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdc
    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, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Evergreen broadleaf forest
    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 shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3976693.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8416
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6747
    Endemism 0.012367113
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.014130213
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4126
    Migratory species (2008) 13.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 10484.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.0332165 index
    Species Richness 1344.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 10.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.75593567
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 35.85 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 53.688335 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 36.83 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0066738
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.0066320314
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.091667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.059167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.910004 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.91171235
    Aridity index - month max 2.1221964
    Aridity index - month min 0.3018233
    Evaporation - annual mean 93.83398 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 168.97305 mm
    Evaporation - month min 32.08134 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.34 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 85.75244 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 77.001595 %
    Humidity - month max relative 95.11852 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 81.38424 %
    Humidity - month min relative 73.0694 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 73.0694 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 702.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 63.22713 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.015401568
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 166.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 50.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 157.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9366172
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.06729837
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 179.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 73.103676 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 209.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 45.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 17.335 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.7475 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 17.310364 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.66 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 10.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.56 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.06
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.73 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 22.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 17.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 15.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 145.58406 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 721.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 194.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 41.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 153.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 16.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 153.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 72.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 201.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 181.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 42.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 93.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 97.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 167.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2885.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 223.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 167.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 139.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.20124611 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1209.6862 m
    Remoteness index 5.3705134
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 2.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.9259259 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.7 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 79.4113
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 98.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.34 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.427 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -4176.8936 %
    Clay % 14.348837 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 152.72726 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.7
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.95
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 2.0241861
    Water holding capacity 88000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.20443 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 113.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 261.16666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 10.0 m
    Elevation 3.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 4.301173 degrees
    Topographic relief 43.41229 m
    Topographic slope (%) 3.333482 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2843 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 73.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 40.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 60.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.063 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 75.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 11.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6939 NDVI