Occurrence record: ALA species sightings and OzAtlas - 50bdb88f3dff6ee0f97d7645

HumanObservation of Tachyglossus aculeatus aculeatus | Short-beaked Echidna recorded on 2011-08-15

Dataset

Data partner Citizen Science - ALA Website
Data resource ALA species sightings and OzAtlas
Catalog number 50bdb88f3dff6ee0f97d7645
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:cs.ala.org.au:Record:1906
Basis of record Human observation
Collector Pardon, S. Scott
Supplied as "Scott Pardon"
User ID Scott Pardon
Record number https://biocollect.ala.org.au/sightings/bioActivity/index/d82bf388-e88c-42a9-9744-da65cc58be16
Individual count 4
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Occurrence date 2011-08-15
Supplied date "2011-08-15T11:05:00+0000"
Date precision Day
Event time 21:05

Taxonomy

Scientific name Tachyglossus aculeatus aculeatus
Taxon rank subspecies
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 Taxon GUID match
The match was based on the supplied taxon concept ID rather than the scientific name.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Townsville (C)
Locality 34 Thunderbolt Dr, Oak Valley QLD 4816, Australia
Latitude -19.408098220825195
Longitude 146.8234100341797
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Verbatim coordinates [146.8234100341797, -19.408098220825195]
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

User ID 1120

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    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 Great Barrier Reef
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Rural residential
    NRM Regions 2010 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2014 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2015 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burdekin
    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 Burdekin
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Townsville Plains
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 7 Subregions Townsville Plains
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest and woodland (tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ROSS RIVER
    River Regions ROSS RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Kennedy
    Local Government Areas 2011 Townsville (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Townsville - Pt B
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TOWNSVILLE CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 10
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1014
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE - SOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TOWNSVILLE - SOUTHERN RANGELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) OAK VALLEY
    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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BURDEKIN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BURDEKIN
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Woodstock-Cleveland-Ross
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Charters Towers Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Burdekin Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Townsville Lowlands
    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) Savannas
    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 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Melaleuca forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4273293.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.02441884 t/ha
    Potassium 18.1971 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6383
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.1323
    Endemism 0.00795534
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.008453986
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 5225.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.093462 index
    Species Richness 472.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.34249136
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 141.78 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 73.791664 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 8.12 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.32789218
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.0205421
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.426666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.27 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.220001 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.51413053
    Aridity index - month max 1.6923196
    Aridity index - month min 0.06599339
    Evaporation - annual mean 157.02808 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 15121.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 215.78334 mm
    Evaporation - month min 98.67456 mm
    Evaporation - variability 27.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.34 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.34 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 78.187965 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 70.27635 %
    Humidity - month max relative 82.88607 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.09383 %
    Humidity - month min relative 66.363205 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 66.363205 %
    Precipitation - annual 1051.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 943.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 83.66447 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 4.7481546
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 53.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 45.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.31735384
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 101.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.1248245
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 557.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 265.0016 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 67.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 593.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.726667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.861666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.907227 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 13.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.81 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.07
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.98 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 176.01518 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 998.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 42.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 31.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 101.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 606.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 243.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 652.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 238.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 127.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 193.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 202.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3166.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 318.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 273.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 270.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1208305 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.099999994 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 19099.975 m
    Remoteness index 3.7300665
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 640.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 133.0 %
    Runoff - average 6246.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 66.1 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 2.367394 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 56.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.55 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 22.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6275479 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.48035097 %
    Clay % 37.947453 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 13.125 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.5
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.97
    Nutrient status 1.8 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.3248408
    Water holding capacity 37000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.9928 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 79.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 359.83334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 90.0 m
    Elevation 89.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 8.779975 degrees
    Topographic relief 121.8345 m
    Topographic slope (%) 7.056713 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4343 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 56.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0138 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 49.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 8.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8479 NDVI