Occurrence record: AVIF:A12858

PreservedSpecimen of Eudyptula minor | little penguin recorded on 1963-09-28

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection code Western Australian Museum Bird Collection
Catalog number A12858
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:AVIF:12858
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Eggs
Collector Bush, T.E.
Supplied as "Bush,T.E."
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
Life stage egg
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Collection code AVIF
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1963-09-28
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 1963-09-28

Taxonomy

Scientific name Eudyptula minor
Taxon rank species
Common name little penguin
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Sphenisciformes
Family Spheniscidae
Genus Eudyptula
Species Eudyptula minor
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type wellformed
Infraspecific epithet novaehollandiae

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Western Australia
Locality Seal Island Flinders Bay
Habitat Nest a depression beneath a rock, lined with dead pigface stems
Latitude -34.382778
Longitude 115.15
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Island Seal Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine
Municipality Seal Island
Verbatim longitude 115°9`0"E
Verbatim latitude 34°22`58"S

Additional properties

reg prefix A
reg suffix A
storage Eggs
Type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions SW West Australia
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Ngari Capes
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Ngari Capes
    NRM Regions South West
    NRM Regions 2014 South West
    NRM Regions 2015 South West
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Leeuwin-Naturaliste
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.0371
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6105
    Endemism 0.027196279
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.024552573
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4136
    Occurrence Density 29.839506 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.644479 index
    Species Richness 6.814815 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1800.257 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 3.110956 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.32 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.47 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.74 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.6768 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 3.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.102000006 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.14 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.89 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.76 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 19.02 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.57 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.98999995 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -0.0018999999 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0083 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 17.16 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 20.63 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 19.104124 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.086581774 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.70945895 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Water holding capacity 63250.0 mm
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 45.916668 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -1.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.17086692 degrees
    Vegetation
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 240.27272 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 212.63637 Day