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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.94601

Preserved specimen of Varanus gouldii (Gray, 1838) | Gould's Goanna recorded on 1980-10-10

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.94601
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:2151455","urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.94601"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.94601
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Shea, G"]
Identified date 1998
Collector ["Greer, A."]
Supplied as "A. Greer Et. Al."
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 1980-10-10
Sampling protocol ["COL"]
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:2031549
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 New South Wales
Latitude -32.9
Supplied as: "-32.9"
Longitude 145.983
Supplied as: "145.983"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Mount Hope, 10.7km Se on The Euabalong West Road
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, New South Wales, Mount Hope, 10.7km Se on The Euabalong West Road (32° 54' S, 145° 59' E) 10/10/1980 - 10/10/1980, A. Greer Et. Al.(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 32° 54' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 59' E

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
dcterms:modified 2012/6/27
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
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lowland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW11
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Lachlan Fold Belt (GS20)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Lachlan Fold Belt MDB (GS20)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW10
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Lachlan
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS16
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Lachlan
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys LACHLAN
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones lowland
    NRM Regions 2010 Lachlan
    NRM Regions 2014 Western
    NRM Regions 2015 Western
    NRM Regions 2017 Western
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Western
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Western
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Cobar Peneplain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Nymagee
    IBRA 7 Regions Cobar Peneplain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Nymagee
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid climate that is too dry to support field crops. Soil moisture tends to be greatest in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: warm (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions BENANEE-WILLANDRA CREEK
    Marine
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Parkes
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cobar (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cobar
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COBAR SHIRE COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Barkindji, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Maljangapa, Ngiyampaa, Wailwan, Wiradjuri
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Barapa Barapa, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Githabul, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Guwamu (Kooma), Kambuwal, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Maraura, Murrawarri, Mutthi Mutthi, Nari Nari, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wail
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Nari Nari, Ngiyampaa, Wiradjuri, Yita Yita
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Nari Nari, Ngiyampaa, Wiradjuri, Yita Yita
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Western
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 10
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 637
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) COBAR
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BOURKE - COBAR - COONAMBLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR WEST AND ORANA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PARKES
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PARKES
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) COBAR - MURRIN BRIDGE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) COBAR
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-WESTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) MOUNT HOPE
    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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARWON
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Cobar (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Darling Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cobar Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Callitris
    Forests of Australia 2018B Callitris
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Open shrublands
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Callitris Forests and Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Callitris forests and woodlands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Callitris forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Callitris forests and woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6386888.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.012535 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7726
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.4069
    Endemism 9.170888E-4
    Endemism (Non-marine) 9.229658E-4
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 425.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.5466948 index
    Species Richness 138.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.23806494
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 48.16 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 27.5575 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 15.99 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9048287
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.10383977
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 26.08 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.614166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 29.609985 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.2669843
    Aridity index - month max 0.62763965
    Aridity index - month min 0.10637384
    Evaporation - annual mean 167.3518 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 8749.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 310.22665 mm
    Evaporation - month min 49.964058 mm
    Evaporation - variability 26.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.14 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 72.96186 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 57.78774 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.81285 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 73.21874 %
    Humidity - month min relative 45.163273 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 45.163273 %
    Precipitation - annual 377.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 370.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 31.72657 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.15350741
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 94.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 25.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9076611
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.10063893
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 93.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 103.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 37.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 23.9875 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 10.5616665 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 28.834503 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.44 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.87 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.03
    Temperature - warmest month min 17.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 167.68341 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 414.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 95.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 27.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 92.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 18.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 96.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 46.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 118.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 176.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 294.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 37.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 134.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 114.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 45.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5763.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 331.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 249.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 178.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.13038404 degrees
    Distance - to coast 5.050356 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.16155493 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.13038404 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 250132.17 m
    Remoteness index 11.90421
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 12.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 162.0 %
    Runoff - average 255.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 47.430714
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 131.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 25.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1160473 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.6739103 %
    Clay % 26.668919 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 45.555557 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.26
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.5
    Nutrient status 1.05 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 1.6743243
    Water holding capacity 40000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 49.0766
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.94391 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 253.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 54.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 182.0 m
    Elevation 194.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.80315965 degrees
    Topographic relief 10.2834 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.5843067 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1979 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 25.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 19.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 43.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 38.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0139 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 46.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5113 NDVI