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Occurrence record:

HumanObservation of Eudyptula minor | little penguin recorded on 1978-11-20

Dataset

Data partner NatureMap
Data resource Western Australian Seabirds
Basis of record Human observation
Record number 2261
Behavior Number Breeding: 1
Individual count 55
License other
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 1978-11-20
Supplied as year:1978  month:11  day:20 
Date precision Day
Event remarks Present: all months; Breeding: August - December

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 Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Forster)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Western Australia
Locality Albany (C)
Locality Coffin
Latitude -35.0
Supplied as: "-34.9997"
Longitude 118.213
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Island Coffin
Island group Albany
Location remarks Coast strip: Bremer Bay - West Cape Howe
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID 112
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Two Peoples Bay
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Two Peoples Bay
    Collaborative Australian Protected Areas Database (CAPAD) 2010 Two Peoples Bay
    NRM Regions South Coast
    NRM Regions 2014 South Coast
    NRM Regions 2015 South Coast
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Jarrah Forest
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Southern Jarrah Forest
    IBRA 7 Regions Jarrah Forest
    IBRA 7 Subregions Southern Jarrah Forest
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southwest Australia Woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ALBANY COAST
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Islands
    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)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries O'Connor
    LGA Boundaries (deprecated) Albany
    Local Government Areas Albany (C)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) O'CONNOR
    Statistical Local Areas Albany (C) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Surface Geology of Australia Mg
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Yilgarn Plateau Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Albany Esperance Sandplain

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Beef numbers 952438.0 dse
    Dairy numbers 48854.0 dse
    Natural resource management expenditure 9738067.0 $
    Sheep numbers 414241.0 dse
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.3191
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.3954
    Endemism 0.026989872
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.02518323
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 15.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 44.48148 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.61618 index
    Species Richness 9.123457 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 16.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.8147861
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 2.1539276
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.12654714
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 118.910904 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 206.56334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 55.08 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.086666666 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.44166666 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.058333334 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 65.87458 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 26.14 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1135653
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.3777956 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.8995915 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.2589399
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.11293962
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -2.828282
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 118.638336 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -53.03632 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -180.42334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 63.558334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 25.598333 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 16.16736 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 7.315 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.822222 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.330833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.158325 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 9.131667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 16.248333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.793335 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.7049866 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 7.9233093 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 7.491384 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.376648 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -1.8816528 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 6.831665 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 23.29 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 15.946667 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 829.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn 200.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 55.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 334.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 86.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 51.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring 200.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring reliability 75.0 %
    Precipitation - summer 75.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer reliability 27.0 %
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 93.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 31.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 345.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 314.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter reliability 92.0 %
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -47.109264 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -189.70128 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 9.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 24.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 26.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 7.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 41.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 8.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.53 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.85
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 22.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 12.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 366.4674 km/day
    Wind run - month max 397.0523 km/day
    Wind run - month min 332.20148 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.391667 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 5.7958336 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.75 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 6.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 6.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 6.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 5.3 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 5.3 m/s
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.072111025 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.072111025 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3711.0737 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.41 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.1899998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.56 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.4067999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.006 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.79999995 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.98 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.75 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 18.63 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.57 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.59999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 8.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 16.789999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 19.98 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 18.541973 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.053807236 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.30653307 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.62327856
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.12654714
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 70.555275 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 22.644276 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.7791052 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 56.09507
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 11.389242
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 5.876158 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 39.263504 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies -243.16988 Gal
    Bulk density 1.4298924 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 71.76899 kgC/ha
    Clay % 5.0 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 188.88889 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 600.0 my
    Lithology - fertility 6.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 1300.0 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 3.1139433 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 2.7781513 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 483.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.65
    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) 0.12
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.15
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 56.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.16
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 6137.809 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 55.82774 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 83.89832 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.9537635
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 15.43394 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 1062.3706 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 10.27007 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 1.9537635
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 0.413153
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 133.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.28517 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 115.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 390.66666 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 38.0 m
    Elevation 1.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 10.495058 degrees
    Topographic relief 102.93416 m
    Topographic roughness 0.0 %
    Topographic slope (%) 7.44269 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1657 EVI
    NPP Mean 8.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5108 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 93.90323 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 242.28 Day