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Occurrence record: Herpetology:J45698

PreservedSpecimen of Morethia boulengeri | South-eastern Morethia Skink recorded on 1985-02-18

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Amphibians and Reptiles
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalogue Number J45698
Other catalogue numbers 1945601
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Herpetology:J45698
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
License CC-BY
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1985-02-18
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Morethia boulengeri
Taxon rank species
Common name South-eastern Morethia Skink
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Scincidae
Genus Morethia
Species Morethia boulengeri
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Ogilby, 1890)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Western Downs (R)
Locality L Broadwater, via Dalby
Latitude -27.35
Longitude 151.1
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Lake Broadwater
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Lake Broadwater
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Lake Broadwater 1
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Lake Broadwater 1
    Directory of Important Wetlands Lake Broadwater
    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 Nature conservation
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW21
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Condamine-Balonne
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Upper Condamine Alluvium (Central Condamine Alluvium) (GS64a)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Upper Condamine Alluvium (Central Condamine Alluvium) (GS64a)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW19
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Condamine-Balonne
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS26
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Condamine���Balonne
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys CONDAMINE
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones slopes
    Murray-Darling Basin Wetland Groups Freshwater Lake
    Murray-Darling Basin Wetlands Broadwater Lagoon
    NRM Regions 2010 Condamine
    NRM Regions 2014 Condamine
    NRM Regions 2015 Condamine
    NRM Regions 2017 Condamine
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Southern Queensland Landscapes
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Condamine
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Inglewood Sandstones
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 7 Subregions Inglewood Sandstones
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Growth is limited by moisture rather than temperature and the winters are mild. Growth is relatively even through the year
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: no dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions CONDAMINE-CULGOA RIVERS
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Maranoa
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Barunggam, Cobble Cobble, Jarowair, Western Wakka Wakka, Yiman and QGC ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Western Downs (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Wambo
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WESTERN DOWNS REGIONAL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Barunggam, Bidjara, Bigambul, Euahlayi, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Giabel, Githabul, Gunggari, Guwamu/Kooma, Jarowair, Kambuwal, Mandandanji, Murrawarri, Wakka Wakka
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barunggam, Bidjara, Bigambul, Euahlayi, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Giabel, Githabul, Gunggari/Kungarri, Guwamu (Kooma), Jarowair, Kambuwal, Mandandanji, Murrawarri, Wakka Wakka
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Barunggam, Bidjara, Bigambul, Euahlayi, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Giabel, Githabul, Gunggari, Guwamu/Kooma, Jarowair, Kambuwal, Mandandanji, Murrawarri, Wakka Wakka
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barunggam, Bidjara, Bigambul, Euahlayi, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Giabel, Githabul, Gunggari, Guwamu (Kooma), Jarowair, Kambuwal, Mandandanji, Murrawarri, Wakka Wakka
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1133
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WAMBO
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DARLING DOWNS - EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) DARLING DOWNS - MARANOA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MARANOA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MARANOA
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WESTERN DOWNS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WAMBO
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOOWOOMBA - ROMA
    PSMA Localities (2018) NANDI
    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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WARREGO
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WARREGO
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Western Downs (R) - Wambo
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Clarence-Moreton Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qt
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Condamine Lowlands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Permanent wetlands
    Land cover Ephemeral and Permanent Water Features
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes, lagoons
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Freshwater, dams, lakes, lagoons or aquatic plants
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes and lagoons
    Vegetation types - present Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes, lagoons

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4230803.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7243
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0775
    Endemism 0.03831143
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.038717873
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 8108.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.737794 index
    Species Richness 900.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.24529317
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 89.6 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 46.479168 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 15.63 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0447925
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.04444273
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.974167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.396667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.590027 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.32881767
    Aridity index - month max 0.46321982
    Aridity index - month min 0.19053967
    Evaporation - annual mean 162.38446 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 13657.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 247.5 mm
    Evaporation - month min 73.39928 mm
    Evaporation - variability 20.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.14 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.24 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.11 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 75.580734 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 58.49496 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.17079 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 66.649216 %
    Humidity - month min relative 52.32684 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 52.32684 %
    Precipitation - annual 626.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 625.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 52.416668 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.1868687
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 90.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 82.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2170542
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 41.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.21538462
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 240.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 92.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 242.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 26.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 25.755833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 10.745 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 27.989838 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.84 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 12.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.73 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.74
    Temperature - warmest month min 17.68 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 25.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 159.16313 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 641.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 95.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 28.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 95.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 37.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 236.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 88.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 240.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 189.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 280.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 39.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 120.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 144.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 120.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5048.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 319.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 248.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 241.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.947434 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 154779.69 m
    Remoteness index 3.244215
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 34.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 234.0 %
    Runoff - average 1642.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 65.86207 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 336.0 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.91693854 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 35.032055
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 59.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.6 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6151571 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.5785263 %
    Clay % 47.63089 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 8.909091 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.33
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.44
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 3.6222513
    Water holding capacity 40000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 41.68978
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.83766 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 317.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 25.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 343.0 m
    Elevation 343.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.556 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.08387265 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.0722 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 10.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.003 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 52.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.1654 NDVI