Occurrence record: Mammals:JM1755

PreservedSpecimen of Rattus fuscipes coracius | Bush Rat recorded on 1976-07-03

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Mammals
Supplied collection code "Mammals"
Catalogue Number JM1755
Other catalogue numbers 1995472
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Mammals:JM1755
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Sex Female
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1976-07-03
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Rattus fuscipes coracius
Taxon rank subspecies
Common name Bush Rat
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Rodentia
Family Muridae
Genus Rattus
Species Rattus fuscipes
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Infraspecific epithet coracius
Scientific name authorship (Waterhouse, 1839)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Charters Towers (R)
Locality Paluma Dam, forestry track to dam
Latitude -18.966667
Longitude 146.15
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum elevation in metres 780
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Paluma Range
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Paluma Range
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Paluma Range
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Girringun
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    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 - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Queensland Tropical Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Paluma IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    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 Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Paluma - Seaview
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Paluma-Seaview
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: no dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Rainforest (tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BURDEKIN RIVER
    River Regions BURDEKIN RIVER
    Marine
    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 Kennedy
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Gugu Badhun People Protected Areas ILUA
    Indigenous Protected Areas 2013 Girringun
    Local Government Areas 2011 Charters Towers (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Dalrymple
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CHARTERS TOWERS REGIONAL
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Gugu Badhun People #2
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Gugu Badhun People #2 QCD2012/002
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 304
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DALRYMPLE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) CHARTERS TOWERS - AYR - INGHAM
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FLINDERS - RICHMOND - DALRYMPLE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) FLINDERS - RICHMOND - DALRYMPLE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) PALUMA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Remote 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) DALRYMPLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TRAEGER
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Charters Towers (R) - Dalrymple
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Charters Towers Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Cgw2
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Burdekin Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Hervey Tablelands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Rainforests and Vine Thickets
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Warm Temperate Rainforest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Rainforests and vine thickets
    Vegetation types - present Rainforest and vine thickets

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4273293.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3607
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0792
    Endemism 0.060721632
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.065926805
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 11322.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.916675 index
    Species Richness 1455.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.69944865
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 119.6 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 131.09334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 18.91 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.35777065
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.7831188
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.5525 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 16.521667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.410004 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.3900318
    Aridity index - month max 4.187669
    Aridity index - month min 0.29699525
    Evaporation - annual mean 124.96897 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 24681.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 182.8022 mm
    Evaporation - month min 72.07831 mm
    Evaporation - variability 16.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.68 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.31 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.67876 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 69.327 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.95021 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 74.238075 %
    Humidity - month min relative 62.181087 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 62.181087 %
    Precipitation - annual 1411.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1710.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 178.54048 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 3.169316
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 109.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 38.537163 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 95.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.35613894
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 93.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.79945
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 918.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 527.3519 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 110.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1022.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 24.515833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 15.254167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.088959 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 10.37 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 9.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 15.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.74 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.11
    Temperature - warmest month min 19.03 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 23.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 193.19176 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 997.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 69.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 18.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 58.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 82.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 507.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 204.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 577.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 205.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 203.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 93.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 157.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 109.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 168.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3304.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 296.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 241.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 237.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1526434 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.10630146 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 22002.145 m
    Remoteness index 7.6942177
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1103.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 138.0 %
    Runoff - average 6380.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 793.42 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 4.3789377 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 74.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.49 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3533334 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.8825446 %
    Clay % 46.464287 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 137.5 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.8
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.95 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.6 m
    Soil pedality 3.7
    Water holding capacity 24000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.28129 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 180.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 488.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 765.0 m
    Elevation 845.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 4.910299 degrees
    Topographic relief 156.4433 m
    Topographic slope (%) 8.623981 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4646 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 95.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 17.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 83.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0073 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 6.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 86.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 16.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.9207 NDVI