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Occurrence record: AVIF:A29255

PreservedSpecimen of Botaurus poiciloptilus | Australasian Bittern

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Bird Collection
Supplied collection code "AVIF"
Catalogue Number A29255
Other catalogue numbers 8450
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:AVIF:29255
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Skin
Collector Patterson, W.
Supplied as "Patterson,W."
Sex Female
Individual count 1
Life stage Juvenile
License CC-BY
State conservation Western Australia: Vulnerable
Data generalizations Location in Western Australia, Australia is already generalised to 0.1 degrees. Sensitive in WA, Name: Western Australia, Zone: STATE [Sensitive, WA DEC]
Country conservation Endangered,
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date Year: 1906, Month: 11, Day:
Date precision Day

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 Western Australia
Local government area Murray (S)
Latitude -32.6
Longitude 115.9
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Coordinates generalised Location in Western Australia, Australia is already generalised to 0.1 degrees. Sensitive in WA, Name: Western Australia, Zone: STATE [Sensitive, WA DEC]
Biome Terrestrial
Municipality Pinjarra

Additional properties

reg prefix A
reg suffix A
storage Skin

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    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Southwest Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southwestern Australia Forests and Scrub
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 South West
    NRM Regions 2014 South West
    NRM Regions 2015 Peel-Harvey
    NRM Regions 2017 Peel-Harvey Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Peel-Harvey Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed = intact
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) None = 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Peel-Harvey Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southwestern Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Swan Coastal Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Perth
    IBRA 7 Regions Swan Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Perth
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Swan Coastal Plain Scrub and Woodlands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: distinctly dry (and hot) summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South West Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MURRAY RIVER (WA)
    River Regions MURRAY RIVER (WA)
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions South-West
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Canning
    Local Government Areas 2011 Murray (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Murray
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF MURRAY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 6
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 456
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER PERTH
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) PINJARRA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MANDURAH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MANDURAH
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) CANNING
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) CANNING
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MURRAY - WAROONA - BODDINGTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) PINJARRA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH-WESTERN WA
    PSMA Localities (2018) PINJARRA
    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) PERTH
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MURRAY-WELLINGTON, SW
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) SOUTH WEST REGION
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    Statistical Local Areas Murray (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Perth Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qag
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Western Coastlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Swan Plain
    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 Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    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
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 9654211.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.014482 t/ha
    Potassium 0.045398 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.1379
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.7241
    Endemism 0.009649834
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.009859749
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1797.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.29983 index
    Species Richness 472.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.87741643
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 60.31 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 68.49 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 11.83 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.89356154
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.118332684
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 24.559166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.539166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.47998 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.9826248
    Aridity index - month max 3.1906295
    Aridity index - month min 0.037587028
    Evaporation - annual mean 143.59401 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 20290.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 266.04922 mm
    Evaporation - month min 61.634663 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 79.86954 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 69.51681 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.683846 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 79.70359 %
    Humidity - month min relative 58.30166 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 58.30166 %
    Precipitation - annual 931.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 854.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 78.68471 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -4.4496264
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 439.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 45.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.85085714
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.17429991
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 45.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 196.65337 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 41.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 463.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 39.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 22.7775 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.465834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 22.200012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 7.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 29.66 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.37
    Temperature - warmest month min 16.23 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 204.3619 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 941.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 523.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 10.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 41.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 84.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 45.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 206.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 524.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 179.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 230.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 79.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 115.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 231.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4005.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 309.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 233.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 140.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.02 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.2193171 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 7089.8955 m
    Remoteness index 0.7323981
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 900.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 76.0 %
    Runoff - average 0.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 6.7 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 64.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.47 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 9.0 %
    Bulk density 1.515 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.7001537 %
    Clay % 21.911112 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.56
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 21800.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.68972 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 271.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 21.583334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 11.0 m
    Elevation 7.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.13062565 degrees
    Topographic relief 4.760565 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.247138 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2011 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 29.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 15.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 64.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 21.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0105 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 61.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3425 NDVI