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Occurrence record: Herpetology:D39548

PreservedSpecimen of Carinascincus metallicus | Metallic Cool-skink

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Herpetology Collection
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalogue Number D39548
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Herpetology:PreservedSpecimen:D39548
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Spirit | Wet
Collector Warneke, M. Ross
Supplied as "Ross M. Warneke"
Sex Female
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Inferred Associated Occurrences This record has 28 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Herpetology
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date Year: 1973, Month: 02, Day:
Supplied as year:1973  month:2 
Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Vertebrata | Reptilia | Lepidosauria | Squamata | Sauria lacertilia | Scincomorpha | Scincidae
Scientific name Carinascincus metallicus
Supplied scientific name "Niveoscincus metallicus (O'Shaughnessy, 1874)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Metallic Cool-skink
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Scincidae
Genus Carinascincus
Supplied as "Niveoscincus"
Species Carinascincus metallicus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (O'Shaughnessy, 1874)
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Tasmania
Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality Albatross Island
Latitude -40.38
Longitude 144.65
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Albatross Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

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    Habitat incorrect for species Failed
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    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Collector name unparseable Passed
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    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Missing taxonomic rank Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Kingdom not recognised Passed
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    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Passed
    Unrecognized geodetic datum Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Supplied country not recognised Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 North West
    NRM Regions 2014 North West TAS
    NRM Regions 2015 North West
    NRM Regions 2017 North West NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North West NRM Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North West NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Otway
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Plateau
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3518
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.2931
    Endemism 0.033516236
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.05459071
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Occurrence Density 646.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.3946724 index
    Species Richness 219.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 29568.629 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 14.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.076593 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.22999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.79 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.53 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.7977 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.6 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.057000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.89 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.36 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.23 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 14.63 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.13 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.45 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0026 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0030999999 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 12.63 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 17.42 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 14.821993 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.07951541 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.5343979 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 62.583332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -4.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.5784479 degrees