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Occurrence record: Herpetology:J65515

Preserved specimen of Carphodactylus laevis Günther, 1897 | Chameleon Gecko recorded on 1976-01-21

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Amphibians and Reptiles
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalog number J65515
Other catalog numbers 1880923
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Herpetology:J65515
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Collector urn:qm.qld.gov.au:collector:206
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT

Event

Occurrence date 1976-01-21
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Carphodactylus laevis
Identified to rank species
Common name Chameleon Gecko
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Carphodactylidae
Genus Carphodactylus
Species Carphodactylus laevis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Günther, 1897
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Boonjee, 6.5km ESE Lamin's Hill
Latitude -17.420833
Supplied as: "-17.420833"
Longitude 145.740278
Supplied as: "145.740278"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 500.0
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Wooroonooran
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Wooroonooran
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Wooroonooran
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Wooroonooran
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Wooroonooran
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Wooroonooran
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    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 Wooroonooran IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2014 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2015 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Wet Tropics
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Wet Tropics
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Atherton
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Bellenden Ker-Lamb
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture and temperature regime supports growth for 8���9 months of the year, with a 3���4 month dry season
    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 MULGRAVE-RUSSELL RIVERS
    River Regions MULGRAVE-RUSSELL RIVERS
    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
    Local Government Areas 2011 Tablelands (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Eacham
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TABLELANDS REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 390
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WOOROONOORAN
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) INNISFAIL - CASSOWARY COAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAIRNS - SOUTHERN HINTERLANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CAIRNS - SOUTHERN HINTERLANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) WOOROONOORAN
    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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) DALRYMPLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) HILL
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Tablelands (R) - Eacham
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czbat
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Atherton Tableland
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Rainforest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Evergreen broadleaf forest
    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 Replaced
    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 4148781.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5855
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.6877
    Endemism 0.04840176
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.055217035
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5689
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 11090.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.547745 index
    Species Richness 1630.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 18.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.4428433
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 92.8 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 197.17334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 53.03 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.2715263
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.671301
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.526667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 18.050833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.329987 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.9106957
    Aridity index - month max 4.3338847
    Aridity index - month min 0.36516595
    Evaporation - annual mean 142.51205 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 37190.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 194.18517 mm
    Evaporation - month min 95.66361 mm
    Evaporation - variability 4.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.56 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.75 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.43 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 85.10243 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 75.92421 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.00389 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 80.03397 %
    Humidity - month min relative 70.20361 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 70.20361 %
    Precipitation - annual 2760.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 2481.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 256.5577 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.87466425
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 239.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 68.69381 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 195.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.21716706
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 73.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.5910387
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 1026.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 605.71936 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 120.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1298.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.216667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 22.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 16.69 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 16.617218 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 12.43 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 12.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 18.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.54 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 29.56 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.93
    Temperature - warmest month min 20.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 24.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 161.63782 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2699.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 283.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 66.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 205.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 74.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 1108.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 540.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1448.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 209.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 176.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 114.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 170.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 98.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 195.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 55.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2716.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 290.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 239.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 236.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.2823119 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.06324555 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 30413.783 m
    Remoteness index 5.6102057
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 5748.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 28.0 %
    Runoff - average 44097.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 661.24 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 5.6 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 104.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.2 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 66.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1230276 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.5037048 %
    Clay % 38.651375 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 136.36363 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.88
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 4.1091743
    Water holding capacity 33000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.51878 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 96.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 553.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 590.0 m
    Elevation 612.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.911452 degrees
    Topographic relief 229.9683 m
    Topographic slope (%) 15.01613 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4343 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 91.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0036 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 5.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 83.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 19.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.9392 NDVI