Occurrence record: Observations:39312614

HumanObservation of Mirounga leonina | Southern Elephant Seal recorded on 2018-12-03

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalogue Number 39312614
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/39312614
Basis of record Human observation
Observer karinasorrell
User ID karinasorrell
Rights © karinasorrellsome rights reserved
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder karinasorrell
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Country conservation Vulnerable,
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status research

Event

Record date 2018-12-03
Supplied date "2018-12-03T13:50:32+11:00"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date Mon Dec 03 2018 13:50:32 GMT+1100 (GMT+11)
Event time 02:50:32Z

Taxonomy

Scientific name Mirounga leonina
Taxon rank species
Common name Southern Elephant Seal
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Carnivora
Family Phocidae
Genus Mirounga
Species Mirounga leonina
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area Glenelg (S)
Latitude -38.388605598
Longitude 141.4115235468
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Discovery Bay Coastal Park, Cape Bridgewater, VIC, AU
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 188.0
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

references https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/39312614

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Discovery Bay Coastal Park
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Discovery Bay Coastal Park
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Discovery Bay Coastal Park
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Discovery Bay Coastal Park
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Discovery Bay to Piccaninnie Ponds IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 1. No practices reported
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Glenelg Hopkins
    NRM Regions 2014 Glenelg Hopkins
    NRM Regions 2015 Glenelg Hopkins
    NRM Regions 2017 Glenelg Hopkins
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Glenelg Hopkins
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble removed
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 = other cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Glenelg Hopkins
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Naracoorte Coastal Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Bridgewater
    IBRA 7 Regions Naracoorte Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Bridgewater
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Naracoorte Woodlands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 PORTLAND COAST
    River Regions PORTLAND COAST
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Wannon
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Gunditj Mirring and State of Victoria
    Local Government Areas 2011 Glenelg (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Glenelg - Heywood
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GLENELG SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Gunditjmara - Part A
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Gunditjmara - Part A VCD2007/001
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 26
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 721
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GLENELG (VIC.)
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GLENELG - SOUTHERN GRAMPIANS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WARRNAMBOOL AND SOUTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) WANNON
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) WANNON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) SOUTHERN GRAMPIANS - GLENELG
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GLENELG NORTH - HEYWOOD
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) CAPE BRIDGEWATER
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer 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 (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) GLENELG SHIRE
    Statistical Local Areas Glenelg (S) - Heywood
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Otway Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qbn
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West Victorian Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Acacia
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Other shrublands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.3425117E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4634
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8598
    Endemism 0.010724172
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0125473095
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 15.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 7828.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.1853113 index
    Species Richness 1476.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 12.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.9285911
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 38.7925 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 61.991978 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 21.5025 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.143805
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.14292987
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 18.402292 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.55875 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.277496 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 828.6667 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 333.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 103.666664 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 104.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 333.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 47.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.166668 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.366667 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.6666665 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.433333 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.6666665 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49666667 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.8833333
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 22.033333 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 16.933332 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.433333 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 330.95035 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.060827624 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 1.0182338 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.060827624 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 33997.465 m
    Remoteness index 3.9128535
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.075985596 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.5561635 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.8 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 29.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.0652381 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -11026.223 %
    Clay % 9.357142 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 180.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.6933333
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.4 index
    Soil depth 0.3 m
    Soil pedality 1.4333333
    Water holding capacity 34000.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.30188 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 272.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 138.41667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 92.0 m
    Elevation 91.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.607199 degrees
    Topographic relief 42.83498 m
    Topographic slope (%) 6.372386 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1515 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 64.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 36.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NPP Mean 14.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4867 NDVI