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Occurrence record: AustralianBiologicalTissueCollection:ABTC74837

Material Sample of Varanus gouldii (Gray, 1838) | Gould's Goanna

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
Institution code South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Australian Biological Tissue Collection
Supplied collection code "AustralianBiologicalTissueCollection"
Catalog number ABTC74837
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:559689"]
Record type Material Sample
Supplied basis "MaterialSample"
Preparations Alcohol preserved tissue
Record number 106
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Relationship of resource same individual
Disposition in collection

Event

Event ID urn:emu.sam.sa.gov.au:Event:195553
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Latitude -21.75
Supplied as: "-21.7500"
Longitude 126.75
Supplied as: "126.7500"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 48k NW WILSON CLIFFS
Coordinate precision 0.0001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 21 45 00 S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 126 45 00 E

Additional properties

blocked no
material sample type tissue
preparation type Liver
preservation temperature Room temperature
preservation type Ethanol
related resource catalog number WAM:REPT:R57049

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    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Great Sandy-Tanami-Central Ranges Desert
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    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 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Paleo
    IBRA 6 Regions Great Sandy Desert
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Mackay
    IBRA 7 Regions Great Sandy Desert
    IBRA 7 Subregions Mackay
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Great Sandy-Tanami Desert
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North Western Plateau
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DE GREY RIVER
    River Regions DE GREY RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Deserts
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Durack
    Local Government Areas 2011 East Pilbara (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated East Pilbara
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF EAST PILBARA
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Ngurra Kyanta and Ngurra Kyanta 2 Part B WCD2017/004
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 1122
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2073
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) EAST PILBARA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) EAST PILBARA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (NORTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) EAST PILBARA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) EAST PILBARA - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH HEDLAND
    PSMA Localities (2018) GIBSON DESERT NORTH
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very 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 (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) PILBARA, MP
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) PILBARA, MP
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    PSMA Wards (2018) EAST WARD
    Statistical Local Areas East Pilbara (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Canning Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qd
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Sandland Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Great Sandy Desert Dunefield
    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) Open shrublands
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Hummock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Hummock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Hummock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Hummock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 3.312355E-4
    Endemism (Non-marine) 3.31785E-4
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) -0.0 index
    Species Richness 1.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.08570528
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 161.26 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 25.5675 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 2.41 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.36436206
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.6820624
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.938335 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.56 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.449982 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.08151998
    Aridity index - month max 0.23502511
    Aridity index - month min 0.0109199295
    Evaporation - annual mean 276.98068 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 7728.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 389.2 mm
    Evaporation - month min 150.32703 mm
    Evaporation - variability 41.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 57.262398 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 42.882526 %
    Humidity - month max relative 71.67918 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 50.003155 %
    Humidity - month min relative 36.48467 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 36.48467 %
    Precipitation - annual 281.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 352.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 23.416666 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 2.4920635
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.47692308
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 97.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.0625
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 164.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 69.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 213.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 19.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.716667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 17.738333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 38.899994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 9.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 10.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 38.87 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.78
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 39.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 31.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 162.63213 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 16.108334 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 258.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 21.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 3.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 81.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 145.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 55.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 145.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 255.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 298.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 93.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 179.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 151.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 234.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5429.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 391.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 314.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 314.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.42426404 degrees
    Distance - to coast 5.278001 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.42426404 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 1.6480595 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 428876.16 m
    Remoteness index 18.0
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 5.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 121.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 244.0 %
    Runoff - average 58.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 26.048603
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 88.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.45 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 11.0 %
    Bulk density 1.0160949 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.050391585 %
    Clay % 11.990876 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 140.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.1
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.21
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 1.4686131
    Water holding capacity 29000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 21.152258
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.20006 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 90.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 30.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 418.0 m
    Elevation 419.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.057801746 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.709961 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1824529 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1124 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 16.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 42.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 45.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 13.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0039 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 21.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2244 NDVI