24ed0c02-997a-4ba7-bd65-e8c731229ef7

Human observation of Tachyglossus aculeatus | Short-beaked Echidna recorded on 2017-02-19

Dataset

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Data resource Individual Sightings
Occurrence ID 24ed0c02-997a-4ba7-bd65-e8c731229ef7
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Richter, R. Reiner
Supplied as "Reiner Richter"
Atlas User Reiner
Individual count 1
Rights Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike
License CC BY
User id 1370
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Identification verification status confident

Event

Record date 2017-02-19
Supplied date "2017-02-19T17:02:00+11:00"

Taxonomy

Scientific name Tachyglossus aculeatus
Taxon rank species
Common name Short-beaked Echidna
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Monotremata
Family Tachyglossidae
Genus Tachyglossus
Species Tachyglossus aculeatus
Taxonomic issues No issues
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Geospatial

Country Australia
State or territory Tasmania
Local government area Break O'Day (M)
Locality Sun Flats Rd, Lottah TAS 7216, Australia
Latitude -41.20037389
Longitude 148.0030075
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50.0
Georeference protocol camera/phone
Verbatim coordinates [148.0030075, -41.20037389]
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Blue Tier
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Blue Tier
    Collaborative Australian Protected Areas Database (CAPAD) 2010 Blue Tier
    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 Nature conservation
    NRM Regions North
    NRM Regions 2014 North
    NRM Regions 2015 North
    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
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Ben Lomond
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Ben Lomond
    IBRA 7 Regions Ben Lomond
    IBRA 7 Subregions Ben Lomond
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild 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 Tall 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
    LGA Boundaries (deprecated) Break O'Day
    Local Government Areas Break O'Day (M)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    Statistical Local Areas Break O'Day (M)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Northeast Tasmania Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Dgpo
    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, Industrial plantation
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Softwood plantation
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tussock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Temperate tussock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Heathlands
    Vegetation types - present Heathlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Beef numbers 172962.0 dse
    Dairy numbers 33214.0 dse
    Natural resource management expenditure 3976693.0 $
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 0.0 $/ha
    Sheep numbers 103492.0 dse
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8416
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6747
    Endemism 0.020584289
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.02098661
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4126
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 5.259259 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.133907 index
    Species Richness 1.6419753 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 2.0887573
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 5.2068253
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.43164524
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 82.88625 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 156.19 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 29.01 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.3 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 83.26862 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 88.05916 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 78.32369 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 110.441666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 56.17 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0574672
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.349516 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.1471653 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.5781453
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.057285085
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.7267446
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 151.05 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean 27.555414 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -73.96001 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 122.04 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 21.22 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 12.8725 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 4.65 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 14.297501 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 6.2075 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.080017 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 2.75 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 8.97 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.4599915 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.7999878 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 9.599976 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.089996 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.869995 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -1.8800049 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 6.1999817 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 19.83 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 10.24 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 3.0431068
    Aridity index - month max 7.4729924
    Aridity index - month min 0.62109834
    Evaporation - annual mean 76.83982 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17312.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 146.53214 mm
    Evaporation - month min 22.958115 mm
    Evaporation - variability 5.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.01 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.24 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.01 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 87.218124 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 83.03938 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.141685 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 87.74117 %
    Humidity - month min relative 78.39706 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 78.39706 %
    Precipitation - annual 1174.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1446.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index -0.061074827
    Precipitation - annual mean 144.93706 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.49182442
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 0.6700036
    Precipitation - autumn 413.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 50.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 464.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 91.010864 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 247.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0597255
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.5954942 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.7034634 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.54456085
    Precipitation - spring 459.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season 0.009620076
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.059579797
    Precipitation - spring reliability 64.0 %
    Precipitation - summer 310.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season -0.10527026
    Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.8337062
    Precipitation - summer reliability 43.0 %
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 254.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 207.48752 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 41.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 464.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 600.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter reliability 68.0 %
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean 68.09724 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -55.52127 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 179.72253 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 12.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 6.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 18.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 21.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 4.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 21.193132 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 12.250181 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 4.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 50.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 19.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 6.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 12.5775 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 9.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 4.7008333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 16.602173 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 1.46 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 1.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 5.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 7.44 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 13.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 38.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 2.689972 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 1.6100159 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 9.720001 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min -1.1715794 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 7.8766685 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min -4.1624 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -2.9200134 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -2.0099792 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 5.980011 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 18.11 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 28.929394 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.12
    Temperature - warmest month min 8.68 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 19.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 13.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 5.4 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.04310956 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 0.14109461 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 0.27806902 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 0.27806902 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.0 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.06394547 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 147.75578 km/day
    Wind run - month max 175.3 km/day
    Wind run - month min 122.99499 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.3083334 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.125 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 4.0 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 3.0 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 4.0 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 1.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.5 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1361.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 451.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 64.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 227.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 26.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 227.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 164.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 451.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 89.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 179.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 10.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 49.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 88.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3137.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 189.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 49.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.2701851 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0728011 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 11418.097 m
    Remoteness index 6.0358233
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 6577.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 13.0 %
    Runoff - average 6860.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Age 46.4 years
    Age - prime group 21.3 Count
    Disadvantaged 917.318 points (mean=1000)
    Education - degrees 6.9 %
    Education - vocational training 23.2 %
    Employment 18.9 %
    Home ownership 70.6 %
    Income - high 13.0 %
    Income - low 25.1 %
    Internet 42.1 %
    Population - change 9.0 count
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.7 people/km^2
    Unemployment rate 4.3 %
    Work force - older 34.1 Count
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.8896173
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.8275523
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.15448658 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -0.7625493 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 80.06556
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 74.479706
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 36.84812 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 124.94098 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 91.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 0.99 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 22.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies -136.916 Gal
    Bulk density 1.1959013 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 4.614291 %
    Carbon store pre-European 441.3491 kgC/ha
    Clay % 39.40236 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.9
    Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    Crop factor - month min 0.9
    Erodibility 11.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 100.0 %
    Erosivity 2541.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 150.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 12.2 my
    Lithology - fertility 4.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 391.4 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 2.5926208 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.0863599 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -41.0 nT
    Moisture - average 68.0 %
    Moisture - variability 7.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.96
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.73
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.84
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 8.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.89
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 38431.97 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 95.86089 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 506.0797 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.85 index
    Pedality hydrological score 3.366953
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 93.33365 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 6776.699 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 17.67912 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 3.366953
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 2.421206
    Unreliable water retention parameters 3.75
    Water deficit - month max 0.0 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 0.0 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity 59000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 188.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -0.015368904 MPa
    Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    Water potential - month min -0.06857139 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 80.99999
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 80.99999
    Water surplus - annual mean 75.78122 mm
    Water surplus - month max 182.49902 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.33966 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 186.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 442.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 749.0 m
    Elevation 734.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.8125966 degrees
    Topographic relief 230.7701 m
    Topographic roughness 10.02831 %
    Topographic slope (%) 12.25396 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3553 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 40.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 26.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 74.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0374 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 77.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 17.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8184 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 129.88889 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 244.55556 Day
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