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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.59893

Preserved specimen of Varanus gouldii (Gray, 1838) | Gould's Goanna recorded on 1960-01-07

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Herpetology Collection
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalog number R.59893
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:2114235; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.59893"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.59893
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Shea, G"]
Identified date 1998
Collector ["Copland, S. J"]
Supplied as "Copland, S J"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [COL]
Date identified 1998
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";
Occurrence date 1960-01-07
Sampling protocol ["COL"]
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:2012883
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Varanus gouldii
Supplied scientific name "Varanus gouldii (Gray, 1838)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Gould's Goanna
Supplied common name "Sand Monitor"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Varanidae
Genus Varanus
Species Varanus gouldii
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Varanus gouldii (Gray, 1838)
Scientific name authorship (Gray, 1838)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Gray, 1838)
Verbatim taxon rank 1

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Latitude -36.85
Supplied as: "-36.850"
Longitude 145.7
Supplied as: "145.700"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 10 Mi.Sw. of Euroa
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Victoria, 10 Mi.Sw. of Euroa (36° 51' S, 145° 42' E) 07/01/1960 - 07/01/1960, Copland, S J(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 36° 51' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 42' E

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
dcterms:modified 2012/6/28
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    GER Central Victorial Biolinks GER Central Victorial Biolinks
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW2
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Goulburn-Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Goulburn-Murray: Shepparton Irrigation Region (GS8)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Goulburn-Murray: Highlands (GS8b)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW3
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Northern Victoria
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS6
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Goulburn
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys GOULBURN
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones slopes
    NRM Regions 2010 Goulburn Broken
    NRM Regions 2014 Goulburn Broken
    NRM Regions 2015 Goulburn Broken
    NRM Regions 2017 Goulburn Broken
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Goulburn Broken
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Goulburn Broken
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Highlands - Northern Fall
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Highlands-Northern Fall
    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 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions GOULBURN RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Murray
    Local Government Areas 2011 Strathbogie (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Strathbogie
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 STRATHBOGIE SHIRE
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Bangerang, Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Bangerang, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurung, Waywurru, Yorta Yorta
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 4
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 589
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) EUROA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) UPPER GOULBURN VALLEY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) HUME
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MURRAY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) INDI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) UPPER GOULBURN VALLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) STRATHBOGIE - MANSFIELD - MURIMBINDI
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) STRATHBOGIE
    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 (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) MOUNT WOMBAT WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Strathbogie (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Dg217
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Victorian Uplands
    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 Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus tall open forests and open forests with ferns, herbs, sedges, rushes or wet tussock grasses
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    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 1.5791342E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.022462 t/ha
    Potassium 0.033869 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5821
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.1522
    Endemism 0.003627006
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0038817828
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 7068.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.9441943 index
    Species Richness 944.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.1647365
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 31.45 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 67.67083 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 36.38 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2445353
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.24307168
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.666666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 7.7291665 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 25.710022 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.5731378
    Aridity index - month max 4.368464
    Aridity index - month min 0.24607624
    Evaporation - annual mean 98.95267 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17868.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 199.37846 mm
    Evaporation - month min 25.490934 mm
    Evaporation - variability 14.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.27 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.428314 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 70.44182 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.827354 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 85.3493 %
    Humidity - month min relative 55.024403 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 55.024403 %
    Precipitation - annual 875.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 922.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 80.54276 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.7156958
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 350.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 135.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0844935
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 37.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.084119886
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 141.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 123.57309 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 350.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 17.815 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 12.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 5.9991665 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 24.897186 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 25.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 1.51 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 1.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 6.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 26.77 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.69
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.55 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 6.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 146.39313 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean -5.7375 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1035.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 372.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 39.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 150.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 35.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 150.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 133.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 372.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 124.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 256.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 17.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 61.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 114.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 188.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 44.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4962.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 273.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 188.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 61.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.244026 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 115718.11 m
    Remoteness index 2.8612106
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2063.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 72.0 %
    Runoff - average 1524.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 2.8 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 180.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.0 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 23.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3478035 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.1526954 %
    Clay % 32.622833 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 53.333332 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.72
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.5 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.9086704
    Water holding capacity 38000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.12478 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 105.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 360.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 536.0 m
    Elevation 584.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.9369698 degrees
    Topographic relief 53.99451 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.805144 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3588 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 51.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 1.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 27.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 72.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0231 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 80.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7018 NDVI