Occurrence record: Observations:73275742

HumanObservation of Tachyglossus aculeatus | Short-beaked Echidna recorded on 2015-10-03

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution code Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection code Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalog number 73275742
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/73275742
Basis of record Human observation
Collector harveyperkins
User ID harveyperkins
Rights © harveyperkinssome rights reserved
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder harveyperkins
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status research

Event

Occurrence date 2015-10-03
Supplied date "2015-10-03T14:45:00+10:00"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2015-10-03 15:45:00+10:00
Event time 04:45Z

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 New South Wales
Locality Bega Valley (A)
Latitude -36.362925
Longitude 149.824494
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Bega Valley, AU-NS, AU
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

num identification agreements 1
References https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/73275742

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    GER Kosciuszko to Coast GER Kosciuszko to Coast
    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 - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant Three practices equal
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Southern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2015 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South East NSW
    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 South East NSW
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions South East Corner
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions South East Coastal Ranges
    IBRA 7 Regions South East Corner
    IBRA 7 Subregions South East Coastal Ranges
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Cooler end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates��
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BEGA RIVER
    River Regions BEGA RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Eden-Monaro
    Local Government Areas 2011 Bega Valley (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Bega Valley
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BEGA VALLEY SHIRE COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions South East
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 13
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1044
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BEGA-EDEN HINTERLAND
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH COAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAPITAL REGION
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) EDEN-MONARO
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) EDEN-MONARO
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BEGA VALLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BEGA - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) COBARGO
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Bega Valley (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Dgcq
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Monaro Fall
    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) Croplands
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8423754.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.020956 t/ha
    Potassium 0.078709 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.1128
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.6109
    Endemism 0.0026164977
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0027673247
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3033.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.8094907 index
    Species Richness 691.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.791627
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 38.01 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 73.67667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 27.75 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9075248
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.10144408
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.969166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.726666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.540009 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.77830374
    Aridity index - month max 1.9093171
    Aridity index - month min 0.41425586
    Evaporation - annual mean 129.06927 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17331.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 214.84306 mm
    Evaporation - month min 49.11329 mm
    Evaporation - variability 14.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.39 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.79827 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 72.64926 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.604965 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.4211 %
    Humidity - month min relative 69.35401 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 69.35401 %
    Precipitation - annual 1019.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 924.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 83.31441 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.3460722
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 168.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 49.22716 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 147.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.865119
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.15526012
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 265.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 113.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 283.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 38.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 19.958334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.151667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.92273 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.11 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 10.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 24.95 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.38
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.82 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 18.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 186.69754 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 997.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 199.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 46.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 162.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 24.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 301.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 118.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 315.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 146.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 212.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 38.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 95.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 105.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3838.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 250.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 193.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 179.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.2418677 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.09848858 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 12056.536 m
    Remoteness index 4.157932
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 919.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 169.0 %
    Runoff - average 3222.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 4.9 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 79.72122
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 126.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.2 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3098867 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.9448762 %
    Clay % 47.988667 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 44.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.67
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.9
    Nutrient status 2.1 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 3.9083123
    Water holding capacity 35000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.8199 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 4.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 451.29166 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 200.0 m
    Elevation 183.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.7760899 degrees
    Topographic relief 82.65224 m
    Topographic slope (%) 5.605309 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4404 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 75.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 25.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 75.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0411 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 64.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 12.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7875 NDVI