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Occurrence record: Ornithology:QVM:1981:2:0480

Preserved specimen of Hirundapus caudacutus ( , 1802) caudacutus Latham | Spine-tailed Swift

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queen Victoria Museum Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "QVMAG"
Collection Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery - Birds
Supplied collection code "Ornithology"
Catalog number QVM:1981:2:0480
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations skin
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present

Event

Occurrence date Year: 1981, Month: 3, Day:
Supplied as year:1981  month:3.0 
Date precision MONTH

Taxonomy

Scientific name Hirundapus caudacutus ( , 1802) caudacutus
Supplied scientific name "Hirundapus caudacutus"
Identified to rank subspecies
Common name Spine-tailed Swift
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Apodiformes
Family Apodidae
Genus Hirundapus
Species Hirundapus caudacutus
Name match metric exactMatch
Infraspecific epithet caudacutus
Scientific name authorship Latham
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality Dairy Plains
Latitude -41.6
Supplied as: "-41.6"
Longitude 146.46665
Supplied as: "146.46665"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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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 Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Tasmanian Temperate Rainforests
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    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 removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Tasmanian Northern Slopes
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Northern Slopes
    IBRA 7 Regions Tasmanian Northern Slopes
    IBRA 7 Subregions Northern Slopes
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    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 Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MERSEY RIVER
    River Regions MERSEY RIVER
    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 Meander Valley (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Meander Valley
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MEANDER VALLEY COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 882
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF TAS.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DELORAINE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MEANDER VALLEY - WEST TAMAR
    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) MEANDER VALLEY - KENTISH
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MEANDER VALLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Localities (2018) CAVESIDE
    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 Meander Valley (M) - Pt B
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Dundas Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Lakes Plateau
    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) 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 Replaced
    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 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.030221 t/ha
    Potassium 0.08272 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4181
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6747
    Endemism 0.008363691
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.010084424
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1964.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.6359386 index
    Species Richness 529.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.1109927
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 51.51 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 85.53167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 40.56 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1226649
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.12213551
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 17.192501 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 6.095 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.26001 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.8312662
    Aridity index - month max 4.9146767
    Aridity index - month min 0.33848968
    Evaporation - annual mean 82.70654 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17495.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 154.31631 mm
    Evaporation - month min 26.738602 mm
    Evaporation - variability 4.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.25 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.01 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 87.40277 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 77.98833 %
    Humidity - month max relative 94.37986 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 86.5542 %
    Humidity - month min relative 68.71624 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 68.71624 %
    Precipitation - annual 1151.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1116.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 92.613396 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.68226093
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 387.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 52.234478 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 181.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0828923
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 31.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.08256794
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 182.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 144.18974 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 394.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 52.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 15.4991665 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 10.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 4.6625 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.290771 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 0.95 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 1.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 6.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.59 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.22
    Temperature - warmest month min 8.71 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 22.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 15.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 6.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 150.8953 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1102.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 392.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 50.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 167.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 33.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 167.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 147.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 400.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 107.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 198.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 18.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 63.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 97.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 150.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3359.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 216.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 150.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 69.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.4472136 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.08 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 67902.06 m
    Remoteness index 4.0431933
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 4592.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 25.0 %
    Runoff - average 4434.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 3.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 87.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.01 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 29.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6486046 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 4.5170918 %
    Clay % 44.109303 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 12.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.84
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.1 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.455814
    Water holding capacity 34000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.49982 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 253.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 369.54166 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 304.0 m
    Elevation 323.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.080167 degrees
    Topographic relief 62.53455 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.679589 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4654 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 91.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 16.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 84.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0409 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 4.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 75.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 12.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7886 NDVI