Occurrence record: f7a3bad8-9ff2-4097-b3fc-95869665ed60

Human observation of Natator depressus (Garman, 1880) | Flatback Turtle recorded on 2022-11-30


Data partner BioCollect
Data resource Team Turtle CQ
Institution code Supplied institution code "FITZROY BASIN ASSOCIATION INC"
Occurrence ID f7a3bad8-9ff2-4097-b3fc-95869665ed60
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Collector Wilkie, Chris  
Supplied as "Chris Wilkie"
User 88323
Record number https://biocollect.ala.org.au/sightings/bioActivity/index/f83011cf-2506-4aa0-a291-d5385553e189
License CC-BY-NC 3.0 (Au)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/au/
Institution ID in135
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Country conservation Vulnerable
Dataset [f7eab726-5fd3-4673-b063-e1b3a9743f3e]
State conservation Queensland: Vulnerable
Supplied as V


Dataset / Survey name Marine Turtle Survey 2022-23  
Event ID f83011cf-2506-4aa0-a291-d5385553e189
Occurrence date 2022-11-30
Supplied date "2022-11-29T14:00:00Z"
Date precision DAY
Event time 07:24 AM


Scientific name Natator depressus
Identified to rank species
Common name Flatback Turtle
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Testudines
Family Cheloniidae
Genus Natator
Species Natator depressus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Garman, 1880)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -23.94838
Supplied as: "-23.948379550455574"
Longitude 151.377144
Supplied as: "151.37714445590973"
Datum EPSG:4326
Location remarks nullnull
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code AU
Location ID 9c8c7476-6633-41fa-87ea-c7336b525a48
Verbatim coordinates 9c8c7476-6633-41fa-87ea-c7336b525a48

Additional properties

location name Private site for survey: Marine Turtle Survey 2022-23

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    Country inferred from coordinates Warning
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Keppel Islands & Capricorn Bunker Reefs, Souther GBR
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef Coast
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Great Barrier Reef Coast
    NRM Regions 2010 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2017 Burnett Mary
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Burnett Mary
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Shoalwater Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BAFFLE CREEK
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Gladstone, Rockhampton and Bundaberg Ports Project ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Calliope - Pt A
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GLADSTONE REGIONAL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) GLADSTONE
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Unresolved Tenure
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 864.2 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 103.2 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 99.4 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 50.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 370.4 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 31.6 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 370.6 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 21.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 22.56 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.26 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 12.26 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 17.88 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.18 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.14
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.42 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.42 degrees C
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.472
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.654