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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.10842

Preserved specimen of Carphodactylus laevis Günther, 1897 | Chameleon Gecko

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.10842
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2008916; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.10842
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.10842
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector Moreton, N
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol PRE

Event

Sampling protocol PRE
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED

Taxonomy

Scientific name Carphodactylus laevis
Supplied scientific name "Carphodactylus laevis Günther, 1897"
Identified to rank species
Common name Chameleon Gecko
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Carphodactylidae
Genus Carphodactylus
Species Carphodactylus laevis
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Carphodactylus laevis Günther, 1897
Scientific name authorship Günther, 1897
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Günther, 1897

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -17.266
Supplied as: "-17.266"
Longitude 145.483
Supplied as: "145.483"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Atherton Tableland
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Queensland, Atherton Tableland (17° 16' S, 145° 29' E), Moreton, N(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 17° 16' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 29' E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2015/7/13
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Atherton Tablelands IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2014 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2015 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Wet Tropics
    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 Wet Tropics
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Atherton
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Atherton
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: moderately dry winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BARRON RIVER
    River Regions BARRON RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Kennedy
    Local Government Areas 2011 Tablelands (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Atherton
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TABLELANDS REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 15
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 882
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ATHERTON
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TABLELANDS (EAST) - KURANDA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) ATHERTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ATHERTON
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) ATHERTON
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 5,000 TO 9,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) DALRYMPLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) HILL
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) ATHERTON
    Statistical Local Areas Tablelands (R) - Atherton
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czbat
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Atherton Tableland
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Savannas
    Land cover Built-up
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Rainforests and vine thickets
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4148781.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9249
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.9561
    Endemism 0.05088937
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.056628346
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5794
    Migratory species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 73157.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.071841 index
    Species Richness 4102.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 19.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7035469
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 100.2 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 103.56167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 20.07 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.326153
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.0491495
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 26.6325 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 16.114166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.670013 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.8749324
    Aridity index - month max 2.3868036
    Aridity index - month min 0.1629097
    Evaporation - annual mean 129.86885 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 25143.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 178.82756 mm
    Evaporation - month min 83.63858 mm
    Evaporation - variability 13.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.37 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.6 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.28 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.10572 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 70.99135 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.35277 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 76.71338 %
    Humidity - month min relative 62.723587 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 62.723587 %
    Precipitation - annual 1546.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1312.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 112.35183 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 2.7457218
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 103.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 22.988005 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 76.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.31356823
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 85.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.1728144
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 648.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 285.48 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 74.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 749.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 25.025833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 14.551666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.332092 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 10.16 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 10.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 16.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.7 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.96
    Temperature - warmest month min 18.49 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 29.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 23.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 143.698 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 11.8125 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1712.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 137.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 33.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 108.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 80.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 810.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 340.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 983.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 207.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 182.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 109.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 168.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 104.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 176.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 57.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2685.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 291.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 236.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 233.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.031622775 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.4545327 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.031622775 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 49043.707 m
    Remoteness index 3.7469394
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 548.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 141.0 %
    Runoff - average 4593.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 774.04 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 17.5 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 77.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.23 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 35.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1524955 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.8904395 %
    Clay % 59.779175 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 128.57143 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.72
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.4 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 4.01912
    Water holding capacity 38000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.90684 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 336.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 356.54166 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 779.0 m
    Elevation 749.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.1716572 degrees
    Topographic relief 65.13812 m
    Topographic slope (%) 3.140009 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4012 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 14.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0012 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 62.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 8.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4659 NDVI