Occurrence record: Observations:70133123

HumanObservation of Tachyglossus aculeatus | Short-beaked Echidna recorded on 2021-02-25

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution code Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection code Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalog number 70133123
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/70133123
Basis of record Human observation
Collector Gordon, P. Philippa
Supplied as "Philippa Gordon"
User ID flipperg
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License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder flipperg
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence remarks hiding from the thunder
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status research

Event

Occurrence date 2021-02-25
Supplied date "2021-02-25T15:50:00+11:00"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2021/02/25 3:50 PM AEDT
Event time 04:50Z

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 Ku-ring-gai (A)
Latitude -33.6840421998
Longitude 151.1600485346
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality North Turramurra NSW 2074, Australia
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 61.0
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

num identification agreements 5
References https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/70133123

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Ku-ring-gai Chase
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Ku-ring-gai Chase
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Ku-ring-gai Chase
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Ku-ring-gai Chase
    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 - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Hawkesbury-Nepean
    NRM Regions 2014 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2015 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2017 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Greater Sydney
    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 Greater Sydney
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Pittwater
    IBRA 7 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Pittwater
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    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 woodland (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 Manning-Hawkesbury
    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 Bradfield
    Local Government Areas 2011 Ku-ring-gai (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Ku-ring-gai
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 KU-RING-GAI COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Greater Sydney
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 7
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 918
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER SYDNEY
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TURRAMURRA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KU-RING-GAI
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SYDNEY - NORTH SYDNEY AND HORNSBY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) BRADFIELD
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) BRADFIELD
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) HORNSBY - KU-RING-GAI
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) HORNSBY - KU-RING-GAI
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SYDNEY - WOLLONGONG
    PSMA Localities (2018) NORTH TURRAMURRA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) SYDNEY
    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 Ku-ring-gai (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Phylloxera Infection Zone - Sydney, New South Wales Sydney Phylloxera Zone
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Sydney Region
    Surface Geology of Australia -Rsw
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Macquarie Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Hawkesbury-Shoalhaven Plateaus
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Evergreen broadleaf forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Heathlands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8429158.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.3738
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 5.2691
    Endemism 0.01690136
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.018237637
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6148
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 79632.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.3890104 index
    Species Richness 3782.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 17.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.75186414
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 63.36 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 88.43 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 43.26 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.61489165
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.6232814
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 24.145834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.6975 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.359985 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.87088346
    Aridity index - month max 1.9239182
    Aridity index - month min 0.43060172
    Evaporation - annual mean 125.62434 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 23238.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 197.31708 mm
    Evaporation - month min 60.813396 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.22 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.59 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.16 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.21254 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 70.79085 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.23412 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.19527 %
    Humidity - month min relative 67.61883 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 67.61883 %
    Precipitation - annual 1141.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1131.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 95.793396 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.17722641
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 227.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 60.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 188.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6483046
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.5400621
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 348.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 132.91556 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 34.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 388.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 34.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 22.041666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.4575 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.800018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.38 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 26.65 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.32
    Temperature - warmest month min 17.02 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 21.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 206.73035 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1232.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 271.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 59.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 198.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 29.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 368.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 149.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 430.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 171.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 209.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 57.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 118.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 126.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3897.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 266.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 217.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 216.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1334166 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.10198039 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 9435.459 m
    Remoteness index 0.25861624
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1258.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 131.0 %
    Runoff - average 3859.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.04019
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 44.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 10.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3318447 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.2112322 %
    Clay % 17.031553 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 55.454544 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.81
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 1.8737864
    Water holding capacity 58000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.31714 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 53.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 175.95833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 169.0 m
    Elevation 84.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 7.1260967 degrees
    Topographic relief 90.78358 m
    Topographic slope (%) 7.336582 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3543 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 84.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0643 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 3.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 83.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 18.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7643 NDVI