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Occurrence record: Ornithology:BE14868

PreservedSpecimen of Gallinula (Gallinula) tenebrosa tenebrosa | Dusky Moorhen recorded on 1969-01-08

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Ornithology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ornithology"
Catalogue Number BE14868
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Ornithology:PreservedSpecimen:BE14868
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Egg | Dry
Collector Davis, A. Alf
Supplied as "Alf Davis"
Individual count 10
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Ornithology
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1969-01-08
Supplied date "1969-01-08T00:00:00\1969-01-08T00:00:00"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Vertebrata | Aves | Gruiformes | Rallidae
Scientific name Gallinula (Gallinula) tenebrosa tenebrosa
Supplied scientific name "Gallinula tenebrosa tenebrosa"
Taxon rank subspecies
Common name Dusky Moorhen
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Gruiformes
Family Rallidae
Genus Gallinula
Species Gallinula tenebrosa
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Infraspecific epithet tenebrosa
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area Mildura (RC)
Locality Merbein
Latitude -34.17
Longitude 142.07
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Merbein
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol AMG conversion, collection or Gazetteer
Biome Terrestrial

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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
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Australia Mallee and Woodlands
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lower
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW3
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Wimmera-Mallee (groundwater)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Wimmera-Mallee: Highlands (GS9)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Wimmera-Mallee: Sedimentary Plain (GS9b)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW2
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Victorian Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS2
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Victorian Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys LOWER MURRAY
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones upper
    NRM Regions 2010 Mallee
    NRM Regions 2014 Mallee
    NRM Regions 2015 Mallee
    NRM Regions 2017 Mallee
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Mallee
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Mallee
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Murray Darling Depression
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Murray Mallee
    IBRA 7 Regions Murray Darling Depression
    IBRA 7 Subregions Murray Mallee
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Murray-Darling Woodlands And Mallee
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Mixed settlements
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid climate that is too dry to support field crops. Soil moisture tends to be greatest in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: warm (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions UPPER MALLEE
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Mallee
    Local Government Areas 2011 Mildura (RC)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Mildura - Pt A
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MILDURA RURAL CITY
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Dja Dja Wurrung, Latji Latji, Ngarket, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wamba Wamba, Watjobaluk, Wergaia
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Dja Dja Wurrung, Latji Latji, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wemba Wemba, Watjobaluk, Wergaia
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Barapa Barapa, Barkindji, Dhudhuroa, Latji Latji, Maraura, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wamba Wamba, Weki Weki, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barapa Barapa, Barkindji, Dhudhuroa, Latji Latji, Maraura, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Taungurung, Wadi Wadi, Wemba Wemba, Weki Weki, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 9
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2065
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MERBEIN
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MILDURA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MALLEE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MALLEE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MILDURA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MILDURA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) MERBEIN
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 1,000 TO 4,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) MILDURA - WENTWORTH
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MILDURA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) MERBEIN
    PSMA Wards (2018) MILDURA RURAL CITY
    Statistical Local Areas Mildura (RC) - Pt A
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Fruit Fly Exclusion Zone - Tri State FFEZ
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Murray Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdwr
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Mallee Dunefield
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally 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 Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Casuarina forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Casuarina forests and woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 9453095.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.020594964 t/ha
    Potassium 0.07587967 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9406
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.0021
    Endemism 0.020360406
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.02122544
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 38302.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.6823196 index
    Species Richness 959.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.16094403
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 56.75 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 20.236668 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 10.96 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.4319819
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.42327085
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.504166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.37 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.709991 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.21787013
    Aridity index - month max 0.5029288
    Aridity index - month min 0.069178104
    Evaporation - annual mean 157.01164 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 6717.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 289.10883 mm
    Evaporation - month min 49.708828 mm
    Evaporation - variability 23.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.11 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 75.08534 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 58.77216 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.02953 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 74.32868 %
    Humidity - month min relative 45.652878 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 45.652878 %
    Precipitation - annual 271.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 279.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 23.083334 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.129771
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 78.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 49.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2258065
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.22222222
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 65.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 29.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 85.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 38.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 23.656666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.505834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 27.808838 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.85 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.78
    Temperature - warmest month min 15.45 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 226.26923 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 298.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 80.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 20.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 60.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 15.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 65.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 31.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 89.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 170.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 285.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 41.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 104.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 137.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 207.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5144.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 326.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 236.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 139.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.022360679 degrees
    Distance - to coast 3.154077 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.16155493 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.022360679 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 236173.86 m
    Remoteness index 2.52
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 171.0 %
    Runoff - average 8.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 95.188805 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 33.84317
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 65.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4325069 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.3835143 %
    Clay % 48.81426 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 2.3846154 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.21
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.41
    Nutrient status 1.85 index
    Ph - soil 7.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 3.7546608
    Water holding capacity 21000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 45.263588
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.49849 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 51.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 33.166668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 59.0 m
    Elevation 48.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.6174375 degrees
    Topographic relief 11.68462 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.6616122 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2293 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 47.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 32.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 46.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 23.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0172 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 40.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3847 NDVI