Occurrence record: b8472597-c72a-4498-b6bc-d336b6c06bca

Human observation of Natator depressus (Garman, 1880) | Flatback Turtle recorded on 2022-11-09


Data partner BioCollect
Data resource Team Turtle CQ
Institution code Supplied institution code "FITZROY BASIN ASSOCIATION INC"
Occurrence ID b8472597-c72a-4498-b6bc-d336b6c06bca
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Collector Anderson, Ian  
Supplied as "Ian Anderson"
User 65501
Record number https://biocollect.ala.org.au/sightings/bioActivity/index/34b8f7ec-bbe2-4db3-af98-cabd99bbff5b
License CC-BY-NC 3.0 (Au)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/au/
Institution ID in135
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Country conservation Vulnerable
Dataset [f7eab726-5fd3-4673-b063-e1b3a9743f3e]
Occurrence remarks Eggs sited, confirmed layed
State conservation Queensland: Vulnerable
Supplied as V


Dataset / Survey name Marine Turtle Survey 2022-23  
Event ID 34b8f7ec-bbe2-4db3-af98-cabd99bbff5b
Occurrence date 2022-11-09
Supplied date "2022-11-08T14:00:00Z"
Date precision DAY
Event time 03:00 PM


Scientific name Natator depressus
Identified to rank species
Common name Flatback Turtle
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Testudines
Family Cheloniidae
Genus Natator
Species Natator depressus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Garman, 1880)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -23.89382
Supplied as: "-23.89382"
Longitude 151.32955
Supplied as: "151.32955"
Datum EPSG:4326
Location remarks nullnull
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code AU
Location ID d32d970a-af45-4d81-be9c-68f49775f345
Verbatim coordinates d32d970a-af45-4d81-be9c-68f49775f345

Additional properties

location name Private site for survey: Marine Turtle Survey 2022-23

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    Country inferred from coordinates Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Directory of Important Wetlands Port Curtis
    NRM Regions 2010 Fitzroy
    NRM Regions 2017 Fitzroy
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Fitzroy
    IBRA 6 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 7 Subregions Burnett-Curtis Hills and Ranges
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BOYNE RIVER
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Gladstone, Rockhampton and Bundaberg Ports Project ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Calliope - Pt A
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GLADSTONE REGIONAL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) GLADSTONE
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Sea and estuaries
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Sea, estuaries (includes seagrass)
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation types - native Mangroves,tidal mudflats,samphires and bare areas,claypan,sand,rock,salt lakes,lagoons,lakes
    Vegetation types - present Mangroves

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 851.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 102.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 98.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 50.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 364.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 31.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 364.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 21.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 22.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 12.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 18.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.13
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.5 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 22.366667 °C
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.46
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.64
    Elevation 0.0 m