Occurrence record: Observations:73461643

HumanObservation of Tachyglossus aculeatus | Short-beaked Echidna recorded on 2021-03-01

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution code Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection code Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalog number 73461643
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/73461643
Basis of record Human observation
Collector gillbsydney
User ID gillbsydney
Rights © gillbsydneysome rights reserved
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder gillbsydney
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status research

Event

Occurrence date 2021-03-01
Supplied date "2021-03-01T13:42:00+11:00"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2021/03/01 1:42 PM AEDT
Event time 02:42Z

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 -36.8911163333
Longitude 149.8926028333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Merimbula NSW 2548, Australia
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

num identification agreements 2
References https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/73461643

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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 Other minimal uses
    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) Residential 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 Eucalypt forest (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 TOWAMBA RIVER
    River Regions TOWAMBA 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) MERIMBULA - TURA BEACH
    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) MERIMBULA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 5,000 TO 9,999
    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) MERIMBULA
    Statistical Local Areas Bega Valley (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Dse
    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) Water
    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 open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8423754.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8569
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.021
    Endemism 0.0052189995
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.005828127
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 10746.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.916897 index
    Species Richness 989.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.685156
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 42.76 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 64.43667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 27.64 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8937072
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.11833095
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.641666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.764167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.799988 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.6931784
    Aridity index - month max 1.6126556
    Aridity index - month min 0.36858544
    Evaporation - annual mean 126.63511 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 16193.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 208.50777 mm
    Evaporation - month min 49.709003 mm
    Evaporation - variability 14.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.37 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 84.7998 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 75.820175 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.82676 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 80.94954 %
    Humidity - month min relative 72.9635 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 72.9635 %
    Precipitation - annual 969.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 815.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 72.01753 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.17014226
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 149.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 51.07565 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 149.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.82385653
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.21273321
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 225.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 85.08786 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 245.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 39.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 20.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.265833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.392456 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.56 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 10.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 24.44 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.21
    Temperature - warmest month min 14.48 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 24.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 18.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 291.0158 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 897.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 179.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 48.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 156.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 20.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 259.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 93.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 276.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 148.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 48.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 93.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 108.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3480.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 242.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 192.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 180.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01414214 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1305.8896 m
    Remoteness index 4.4826126
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 800.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 173.0 %
    Runoff - average 2498.0 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 77.37614
    Bulk density 1.3098867 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -585.25806 %
    Clay % 47.988667 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 44.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.61
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.85
    Nutrient status 2.1 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 3.9083123
    Water holding capacity 60000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 79.97473
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.71489 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 205.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 257.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 35.0 m
    Elevation 60.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 6.4741297 degrees
    Topographic relief 78.07207 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.097744 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2352 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 48.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 32.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 68.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0297 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 69.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 12.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6557 NDVI