Occurrence record: eBird Australia - URN:CornellLabOfOrnithology:EBIRD:OBS707873722

HumanObservation of Nycticorax caledonicus | Nankeen night heron recorded on 2019-02-07

Dataset

Data resource eBird Australia
Catalogue Number URN:CornellLabOfOrnithology:EBIRD:OBS707873722
Basis of record Human observation
Observer obsr579402
Individual count 1
License CC0
Sampling effort 9
Sampling protocol Stationary
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status 1

Event

Record date 2019-02-07
Sampling protocol Stationary
Date precision Day
Event time 18:40:00
Event ID S52481921

Taxonomy

Scientific name Nycticorax caledonicus
Taxon rank species
Common name Nankeen night heron
Supplied common name "Rufous Night-Heron"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Ciconiiformes
Family Ardeidae
Genus Nycticorax
Species Nycticorax caledonicus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Taxon remarks Single individual perched high in the pines - found after much difficulty!

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Local government area Latrobe (M)
Locality Bells Parade, Latrobe
Latitude -41.2306213
Longitude 146.4014536
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference verification status 1
Location ID L5659218
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU

Additional properties

all species reported 1
number observers 3
reviewed 0
e bird category species
ebird group identifier G3835411
locality type H
project code EBIRD_AU

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    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Tasmanian Temperate Rainforests
    Land use Other minimal uses
    NRM Regions 2010 North West
    NRM Regions 2014 North West TAS
    NRM Regions 2015 North West
    NRM Regions 2017 North West NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North West NRM Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North West NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Flinders
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Flinders
    IBRA 7 Regions Furneaux
    IBRA 7 Subregions Flinders
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian 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 (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MERSEY RIVER
    River Regions MERSEY RIVER
    Marine
    Estuary habitat mapping 30832 Mersey River Channel
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Braddon
    Local Government Areas 2011 Latrobe (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Latrobe - Pt A
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 LATROBE COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 7
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1085
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF TAS.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) LATROBE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DEVONPORT
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WEST AND NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) BRADDON
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) BRADDON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WEST TAMAR - LATROBE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) LATROBE - HAWLEY BEACH
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Localities (2018) LATROBE
    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) DEVONPORT
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BRADDON
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MERSEY
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (TAS.)
    Statistical Local Areas Latrobe (M) - Pt A
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Dundas Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 North West Ramp
    Vegetation
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes, lagoons
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Freshwater, dams, lakes, lagoons or aquatic plants
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Unresolved Tenure
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4058626.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4932
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.7504
    Endemism 0.0111549
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0125450585
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 7825.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.799075 index
    Species Richness 1017.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 12.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.0010117
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 42.34 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 65.87 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 30.45 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0680757
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.06770776
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 18.035833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.645833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.440002 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.3398497
    Aridity index - month max 3.441889
    Aridity index - month min 0.23662099
    Evaporation - annual mean 92.80122 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 169.37804 mm
    Evaporation - month min 32.63207 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 86.4014 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 77.70204 %
    Humidity - month max relative 92.930534 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 85.13329 %
    Humidity - month min relative 69.98158 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 69.98158 %
    Precipitation - annual 907.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 863.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 78.472565 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.69111633
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 303.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 40.0784 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 134.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0319359
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.031792507
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 135.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 123.72204 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 303.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 51.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 16.495 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 12.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.3166666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 17.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.32 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.38 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.08
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.45 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 22.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 16.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 154.4868 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 955.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 343.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 39.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 143.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 33.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 143.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 127.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 343.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 121.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 179.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 37.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 81.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 88.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 160.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3073.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 216.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 160.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 81.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0728011 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) 10138.84 m
    Remoteness index 2.4637797
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 1.0309278 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 12.049842 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 92.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.26 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 8.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6486046 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.1966364 %
    Clay % 44.109303 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 12.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.74
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.1 index
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.455814
    Water holding capacity 33000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.38964 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 194.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 205.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 39.0 m
    Elevation 88.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 4.61192 degrees
    Topographic relief 76.67492 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.625788 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4386 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) 27.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 73.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0632 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 5.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6896 NDVI