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Occurrence record: AustralianBiologicalTissueCollection:ABTC150996

Material Sample of Varanus gouldii (Gray, 1838) | Gould's Goanna recorded on 2019-08-06

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 ABTC150996
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:782306"]
Record type Material Sample
Supplied basis "MaterialSample"
Preparations Etoh preserved tissue
Identified by ["South, Sally - South Australian Museum"]
Identified date 2020-11-18
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Opportunistic]
Disposition in collection
Date identified 2020-11-18

Event

Occurrence date 2019-08-06
Sampling protocol ["Opportunistic"]
Event ID urn:emu.sam.sa.gov.au:Event:241377
Date precision DAY

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 South Australia
Latitude -30.077751
Supplied as: "-30.0777506"
Longitude 139.450502
Supplied as: "139.4505019"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Mawson Plateau
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 30 04 40 S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 139 27 02 E

Additional properties

blocked no
material sample type tissue
preparation type Skin/Toes
preservation temperature Room temperature
preservation type Ethanol 99%

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Central Australian Freshwater
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2014 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2015 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2017 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South Australian Arid Lands
    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 South Australian Arid Lands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Flinders Lofty Block
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Northern Flinders
    IBRA 7 Regions Flinders Lofty Block
    IBRA 7 Subregions Northern Flinders
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tirari-Sturt Stony Desert
    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 Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 COOPER CREEK-BULLOO RIVER
    River Regions COOPER CREEK-BULLOO RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World South Australian Gulfs
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Grey
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Adnyamathanha Mineral Exploration ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Unincorporated SA
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Unincorp. Flinders Ranges
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 PASTORAL UNINCORPORATED AREA
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Adnyamathanha People No. 1 (Stage 1)
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Adnyamathanha People No. 1 (Stage 1) SCD2009/003
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 73
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 505
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - NORTH AND EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GREY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) GREY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) EYRE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) LAKE EYRE - LAKE TORRENS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) PORT AUGUSTA
    PSMA Localities (2018) MOUNT FREELING
    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 (SA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) STUART
    PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (SA)
    Statistical Local Areas Unincorp. Flinders Ranges
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Mount Painter Region
    Surface Geology of Australia -COgbe
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Gulfs Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Flinders-Lofty Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, 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 forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Hummock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Hummock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Hummock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Hummock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1911830.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.019951 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8032
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8284
    Endemism 0.0046305624
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0046513863
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 570.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.30449 index
    Species Richness 250.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.1097212
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 71.65 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 19.2975 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 9.45 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1000214
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.097924046
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.601667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.126667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 30.380005 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.094325125
    Aridity index - month max 0.18301141
    Aridity index - month min 0.03285642
    Evaporation - annual mean 242.7424 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 4903.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 429.7756 mm
    Evaporation - month min 83.829155 mm
    Evaporation - variability 26.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 66.06661 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 53.390087 %
    Humidity - month max relative 84.36744 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 69.10587 %
    Humidity - month min relative 41.00774 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 41.00774 %
    Precipitation - annual 203.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 260.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 18.113897 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.3749534
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 56.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 51.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7334853
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 32.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.35456485
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 90.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 91.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 31.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 23.588333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 10.219167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 29.565826 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 30.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.74 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.43 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.5 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.12
    Temperature - warmest month min 17.98 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 25.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 213.46306 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 278.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 61.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 18.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 60.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 23.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 91.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 37.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 91.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 175.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 309.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 22.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 94.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 177.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 45.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6164.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 331.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 252.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 252.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.973214 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.4295346 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 566009.6 m
    Remoteness index 15.950314
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 15.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 241.0 %
    Runoff - average 551.0 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 18.086735
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 49.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.45 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 29.0 %
    Bulk density 1.380176 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.2546842 %
    Clay % 30.653727 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 14.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.12
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.21
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 2.2192547
    Water holding capacity 35000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 16.471027
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.71991 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 354.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 418.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 569.0 m
    Elevation 538.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 7.076422 degrees
    Topographic relief 132.7819 m
    Topographic slope (%) 6.487076 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1465 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 19.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 43.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 43.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 15.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0068 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 19.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.285 NDVI