Occurrence record: Observations:73387547

HumanObservation of Tachyglossus aculeatus | Short-beaked Echidna recorded on 2019-12-31

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution code Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection code Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalog number 73387547
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/73387547
Basis of record Human observation
Collector Lockett, J. Jeremy
Supplied as "Jeremy Lockett"
User ID jeremylockett
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License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder jeremylockett
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status research

Event

Occurrence date 2019-12-31
Supplied date "2019-12-31T19:00:37+11:00"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2019-12-31 7:00:37 PM GMT+11:00
Event time 08:00:37Z

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 issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Yarra Ranges (S)
Latitude -37.8252153359
Longitude 145.354709141
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Mount Dandenong VIC 3767, Australia
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 252.0
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

num identification agreements 2
References https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/73387547

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Dandenong Ranges
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Dandenong Ranges
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Dandenong Ranges
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Dandenong Ranges National Park
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    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
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Rural residential
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2014 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2015 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Port Phillip and Western Port
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Highlands - Southern Fall
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Highlands-Southern Fall
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    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 (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BUNYIP RIVER
    River Regions BUNYIP RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Casey
    Local Government Areas 2011 Yarra Ranges (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Yarra Ranges - Dandenongs
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 YARRA RANGES SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 38
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1355
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER MELBOURNE
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MOUNT DANDENONG - OLINDA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) YARRA RANGES
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MELBOURNE - OUTER EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) CASEY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) CASEY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) YARRA RANGES
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) YARRA RANGES
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) MOUNT DANDENONG
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 1 MILLION OR MORE
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) EASTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MONBULK
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Wards (2018) STREETON WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Yarra Ranges (S) - Dandenongs
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Dfd
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Victorian Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 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 cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3839264.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.3005
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0691
    Endemism 0.04982607
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.056919537
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5124
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 89591.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.243551 index
    Species Richness 5134.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.6124835
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 30.24 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 95.144165 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 58.81 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1367297
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.13623542
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 17.019167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.79 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.27002 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.9038419
    Aridity index - month max 4.5851307
    Aridity index - month min 0.46287963
    Evaporation - annual mean 88.827034 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 18198.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 173.35442 mm
    Evaporation - month min 26.30382 mm
    Evaporation - variability 4.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 86.84785 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 77.38986 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.37802 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 88.5016 %
    Humidity - month min relative 65.827324 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 65.827324 %
    Precipitation - annual 949.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1277.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 110.23601 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.2273246
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 369.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 74.63578 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 227.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1457856
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.14534168
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 232.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 136.56012 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 31.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 376.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 15.319166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 11.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.3433332 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.02594 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.58 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 7.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.41 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 22.5 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.3
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.53 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 23.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 16.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 185.71738 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1453.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 422.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 71.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 240.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 23.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 240.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 157.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 442.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 115.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 26.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 64.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 98.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 166.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3955.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 239.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 166.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 70.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.3280244 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.041231055 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 39027.375 m
    Remoteness index 0.0
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 5607.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 22.0 %
    Runoff - average 6586.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 48.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.2233899 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 4.088453 %
    Clay % 52.474575 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 133.33333 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.9
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 3.9084747
    Water holding capacity 34000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.05206 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 337.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 461.79166 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 622.0 m
    Elevation 540.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.583464 degrees
    Topographic relief 259.2833 m
    Topographic slope (%) 15.97478 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3862 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 89.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 12.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 88.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.051 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 5.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 83.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 15.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8177 NDVI