Occurrence record:

HumanObservation of Porphyrio (Porphyrio) porphyrio | Purple Swamphen recorded on 2017-08-24

Dataset

Data provider BirdLife Australia
Data resource BirdLife Australia, Birdata
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Australia, B. Birds
Reproductive condition None
Individual count 8
License CC-BY-NC
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2017-08-24
Supplied date "24-08-2017/24-08-2017"
Date precision Day
Event ID 2051762

Taxonomy

Scientific name Porphyrio (Porphyrio) porphyrio
Supplied scientific name "Porphyrio porphyrio"
Taxon rank species
Common name Purple Swamphen
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Gruiformes
Family Rallidae
Genus Porphyrio
Species Porphyrio porphyrio
Taxonomic issues 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
Local government area Knox (C)
Locality Rigby's Wetland Cell 2
Latitude -37.91355
Longitude 145.20815
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84/GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 100.0
Georeference protocol GPS used
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    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
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    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 East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Gippsland Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Gippsland Plain
    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 Aston
    Local Government Areas 2011 Knox (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Knox - South
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 KNOX CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 4
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 754
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER MELBOURNE
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) KNOXFIELD - SCORESBY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KNOX
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MELBOURNE - OUTER EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) ASTON
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) ASTON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) KNOX
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WANTRINA - ROWVILLE - FERNTREE GULLY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) SCORESBY
    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) SOUTH-EASTERN METROPOLITAN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) EASTERN METROPOLITAN
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Wards (2018) TIRHATUAN WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Knox (C) - South
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Gippsland Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    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
    Land cover Built-up
    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 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Removed
    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 0.017525794
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.019250259
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5124
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 171849.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.026441 index
    Species Richness 2522.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7036375
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 44.06 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 57.473335 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 39.83 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1436573
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.14280638
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.989166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.2325 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.399994 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.8515885
    Aridity index - month max 1.7897726
    Aridity index - month min 0.26221013
    Evaporation - annual mean 106.77443 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 18259.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 198.31422 mm
    Evaporation - month min 35.2 mm
    Evaporation - variability 5.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.37 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.932365 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.03238 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.45467 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.05243 %
    Humidity - month min relative 63.487534 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 63.487534 %
    Precipitation - annual 809.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 770.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 65.2967 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.11320068
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 206.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 52.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 146.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1417421
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.14101878
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 151.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 224.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 45.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 19.048334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.6875 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.81 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.59 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.26
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.98 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 265.89658 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 820.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 215.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 48.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 153.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 17.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 153.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 85.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 237.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 146.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 205.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 56.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 98.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 100.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 193.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3667.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 261.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 193.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 120.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1555635 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 11283.888 m
    Remoteness index 0.0
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2324.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 65.0 %
    Runoff - average 370.0 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) 124.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.23 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 53.0 %
    Bulk density 1.651129 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.1458783 %
    Clay % 34.296776 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 46.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.71
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.6741936
    Water holding capacity 52000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.09288 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 79.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 106.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 39.0 m
    Elevation 48.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.0436528 degrees
    Topographic relief 34.7845 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.825155 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2507 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 8.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 52.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 40.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 71.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5086 NDVI