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Occurrence record: Observations:68161689

HumanObservation of Velella velella | By-the-wind Sailor recorded on 2011-08-05

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution code Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection code Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalog number 68161689
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/68161689
Basis of record Human observation
Collector Querol, M. Mireia
Supplied as "Mireia Querol"
User ID laquerol
Rights © laquerolsome rights reserved
License CC-BY-NC-SA 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/
Rightsholder laquerol
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status research

Event

Occurrence date 2011-08-05
Supplied date "2011-08-05T11:48:00+02:00"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2011/08/05 11:48 AM CEST
Event time 09:48Z

Taxonomy

Scientific name Velella velella
Taxon rank species
Common name By-the-wind Sailor
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Hydrozoa
Order Anthoathecata
Family Porpitidae
Genus Velella
Species Velella velella
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 Queensland
Locality Townsville (C)
Latitude -19.1358653
Longitude 146.8423556
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Magnetic Island, Queensland, Austràlia
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 5714.0
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

num identification agreements 2
References https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/68161689

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    Data quality tests

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    Habitat incorrect for species Failed
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Country inferred from coordinates Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
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    Collector name unparseable Passed
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    Name not supplied Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not valid Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not specified Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Coordinates dont match supplied state Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Magnetic Island
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Magnetic Island
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Magnetic Island
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Magnetic Island
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    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 Nature conservation
    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
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest and woodland (tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ROSS RIVER
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    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 Herbert
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Wulgurukaba People ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Townsville (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Magnetic Island
    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) MAGNETIC ISLAND
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) HERBERT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) HERBERT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TOWNSVILLE - SOUTHERN RANGELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) WEST POINT
    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) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Magnetic Island
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Charters Towers Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pgoa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Great Barrier Reef Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 South Reefs
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Forests and Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Other Acacia forests and woodlands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4273293.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6383
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.1323
    Endemism 0.04510259
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.055092942
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 11.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 47523.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2008047 index
    Species Richness 3360.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.42019573
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 154.49 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 94.39083 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 10.81 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3141381
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.1599398
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.581667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.269167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.5 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.68410045
    Aridity index - month max 2.2094746
    Aridity index - month min 0.09785007
    Evaporation - annual mean 155.1392 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 20122.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 212.44032 mm
    Evaporation - month min 99.4721 mm
    Evaporation - variability 27.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.45 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 79.90288 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.31884 %
    Humidity - month max relative 84.07837 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.63969 %
    Humidity - month min relative 71.41275 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 71.41275 %
    Precipitation - annual 1299.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1203.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 109.01632 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 4.057393
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 59.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 16.049498 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 52.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.29634807
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 99.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.3524454
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 719.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 342.39597 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 83.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 751.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.0375 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.555 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 17.285156 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.58 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 15.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.08 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.98
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.19 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 159.86465 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1212.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 58.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 12.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 98.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 705.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 288.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 789.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 234.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 182.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 127.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 189.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 96.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 198.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3077.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 309.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 267.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 265.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02236068 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.13038404 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 21891.754 m
    Remoteness index 5.71
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 638.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 152.0 %
    Runoff - average 6013.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.116996 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 239.1 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.89742 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.14120255 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.6597903 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 41.2 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 17.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.7 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 32.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4363158 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 410.3488 %
    Clay % 9.929825 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.59
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 66000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.99143 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 36.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 470.45834 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 206.0 m
    Elevation 51.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 12.326114 degrees
    Topographic relief 185.1479 m
    Topographic slope (%) 11.56334 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1689 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 6.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0023 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 64.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 10.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2165 NDVI