Occurrence record: cPlatypus - cplatypus:70

Human observation of Ornithorhynchus anatinus (Shaw, 1799) | Platypus recorded on 2021-08-21
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Data resource cPlatypus
Catalog number cplatypus:70
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Collector Carwardine, Robynne  
Supplied as "Robynne carwardine"
Identification qualifier Certain
Individual count 1
License CC-BY-NC 2.5 (Int)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Occurrence remarks Burrow located on bank

Event

Occurrence date 2021-08-21
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ornithorhynchus anatinus
Identified to rank species
Common name Platypus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Monotremata
Family Ornithorhynchidae
Genus Ornithorhynchus
Species Ornithorhynchus anatinus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Shaw, 1799)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Supplied as: "NSW"
Locality Swimming in river
Latitude -34.728634
Supplied as: "-34.72863401788879"
Longitude 149.567184
Supplied as: "149.56718444824222"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 3.0
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant 1. No practices reported
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Hawkesbury-Nepean
    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) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble removed
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South East NSW
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Crookwell
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Crookwell
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    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 (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 HAWKESBURY RIVER
    River Regions HAWKESBURY 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 Hume
    Local Government Areas 2011 Goulburn Mulwaree (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Goulburn Mulwaree Bal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GOULBURN MULWAREE COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions South East
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 11
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2781
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GOULBURN REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GOULBURN - MULWAREE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAPITAL REGION
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) HUME
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) HUME
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) SOUTHERN TABLELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GOULBURN MULWAREE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) POMEROY
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner 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 (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) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Goulburn Mulwaree (A) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Werriwa Tablelands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Woody savannas
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    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 woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8429158.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.013166 t/ha
    Potassium 0.051988 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.833
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2575
    Endemism 0.0016346455
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0017639227
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1934.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.1596575 index
    Species Richness 335.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.49382818
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 45.39 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 49.146667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 39.49 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1028279
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.10209326
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.1 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 7.8841667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 27.789978 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.5695366
    Aridity index - month max 1.2155285
    Aridity index - month min 0.24295662
    Evaporation - annual mean 129.90425 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 14357.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 234.60979 mm
    Evaporation - month min 41.669827 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.2 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.124664 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 67.50413 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.35445 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 80.692726 %
    Humidity - month min relative 56.112118 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 56.112118 %
    Precipitation - annual 678.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 639.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 55.354527 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.13130829
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 154.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 50.650864 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 138.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1135396
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.11282974
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 164.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 65.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 181.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 37.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 19.190834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 6.1974998 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 26.200012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 27.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 0.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 0.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 6.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 10.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.19 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.8
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 12.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 155.00558 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 698.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 158.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 49.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 155.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 10.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 175.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 73.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 195.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 129.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 270.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 4.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 65.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 128.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 73.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4919.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 274.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 192.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 124.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.073778 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 53611.902 m
    Remoteness index 1.5996243
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 628.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 174.0 %
    Runoff - average 382.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.9 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 75.912155
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 160.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.63 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 8.0 %
    Bulk density 1.627275 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.5030196 %
    Clay % 40.25825 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 16.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.5
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.81
    Nutrient status 1.1 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 3.2295
    Water holding capacity 44000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.91728
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.86726 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 171.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 107.583336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 648.0 m
    Elevation 654.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.75892514 degrees
    Topographic relief 27.7265 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.87488 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.441 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 52.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 31.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 69.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0265 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 48.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7514 NDVI