Occurrence record: Observations:70329711

HumanObservation of Tachyglossus aculeatus | Short-beaked Echidna recorded on 2019-06-16

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution code Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection code Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalog number 70329711
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/70329711
Basis of record Human observation
Collector Novo, D. David
Supplied as "David Novo"
User ID adnovo
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License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder adnovo
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status research

Event

Occurrence date 2019-06-16
Supplied date "2019-06-16T08:42:00+01:00"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2019/06/16 8:42 AM WET
Event time 07:42Z

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 South Australia
Locality Kangaroo Island (DC)
Latitude -35.9977469743
Longitude 136.853437586
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Karatta SA 5223, Australia
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1721.0
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

num identification agreements 4
References https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/70329711

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Australia Mallee and Woodlands
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Kangaroo Island IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Kangaroo Island
    NRM Regions 2014 Kangaroo Island
    NRM Regions 2015 Kangaroo Island
    NRM Regions 2017 Kangaroo Island
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Kangaroo Island
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by cool burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Kangaroo Island
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Kanmantoo
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Kangaroo Island
    IBRA 7 Regions Kanmantoo
    IBRA 7 Subregions Kangaroo Island
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Mount Lofty Woodlands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: distinctly dry (and warm) summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Mallee (temperate)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South Australian Gulf
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 KANGAROO ISLAND
    River Regions KANGAROO ISLAND
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World South Australian Gulfs
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Mayo
    Local Government Areas 2011 Kangaroo Island (DC)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Kangaroo Island
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 KANGAROO ISLAND COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 28
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 717
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) KANGAROO ISLAND
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FLEURIEU - KANGAROO ISLAND
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA - SOUTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MAYO
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MAYO
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FLEURIEU - KANGAROO ISLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) FLEURIEU - KANGAROO ISLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) ADELAIDE
    PSMA Localities (2018) MCDONALD
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (SA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) FINNISS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) FINNISS
    PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (SA)
    Statistical Local Areas Kangaroo Island (DC)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Kanmantoo Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdbr
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Gulfs Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Flinders-Lofty Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Mallee Woodland
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Evergreen broadleaf forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Mallee Woodlands and Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mallee with a dense shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Mallee woodlands and shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Mallee woodlands and shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 2034510.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5937
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8347
    Endemism 0.0065055364
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0066665206
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 4349.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.489247 index
    Species Richness 692.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5734755
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 54.6 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 46.6525 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 12.35 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9751401
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.02528903
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.705833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.614166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 13.869995 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.6880366
    Aridity index - month max 1.980634
    Aridity index - month min 0.0713686
    Evaporation - annual mean 129.09572 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 15992.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 238.2 mm
    Evaporation - month min 51.0 mm
    Evaporation - variability 6.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.32 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 85.25671 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 80.99005 %
    Humidity - month max relative 92.44122 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 86.063576 %
    Humidity - month min relative 75.10307 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 75.10307 %
    Precipitation - annual 704.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 623.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 53.492153 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -2.0244114
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 277.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 50.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8783784
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 65.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.13740458
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 50.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 111.90582 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 302.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 45.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.109167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.360833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 14.200012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 8.58 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 9.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 22.2 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.85
    Temperature - warmest month min 14.53 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 12.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 195.20981 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 641.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 267.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 15.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 52.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 62.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 58.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 113.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 302.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 152.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 135.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 94.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 122.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 63.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 183.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2453.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 229.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 185.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 123.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.20880613 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 4027.035 m
    Remoteness index 8.4
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2963.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 30.0 %
    Runoff - average 1446.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 75.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.35 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 11.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4666667 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 372.17804 %
    Clay % 15.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 180.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.54
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 7.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 37000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.35367 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 82.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 95.208336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 15.0 m
    Elevation 41.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.98918915 degrees
    Topographic relief 9.386604 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.6391604 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3751 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 88.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 29.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 71.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0587 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 4.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 61.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 19.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7389 NDVI