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Occurrence record: REPT:R72598

PreservedSpecimen of Ctenophorus cristatus | Crested Dragon recorded on 1980-10-04

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Herpetology Collection
Supplied collection code "REPT"
Catalogue Number R72598
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Wet
Identified by GRIFFIN,P.
Identified date 1980
Collector WAM BIOLOGICAL SURVEY
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Dynamic properties snoutVentLengthInMillimeters=77.00; weightInGrams=18.50
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1980

Event

Collecting date 1980-10-04
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 04/10/1980
Event time 1630

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ctenophorus cristatus
Taxon rank species
Common name Crested Dragon
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Supplied as "Animalia"
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Agamidae
Genus Ctenophorus
Species Ctenophorus cristatus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Local government area Menzies (S)
Locality 3.5KM NW COMET VALE
Latitude -29.919444
Longitude 121.141667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Biome Terrestrial
Municipality COMET VALE
Verbatim longitude 121°08`30"E
Verbatim latitude 29°55`10"S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Paleo
    IBRA 6 Regions Murchison
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Eastern Murchison
    IBRA 7 Regions Murchison
    IBRA 7 Subregions Eastern Murchison
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Western Australian Mulga Shrublands
    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) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Chenopod shrubland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South Western Plateau
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SALT LAKE
    River Regions SALT LAKE
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Gascoyne/Murchison
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries O'Connor
    Local Government Areas 2011 Menzies (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Menzies
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF MENZIES
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 200
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 429
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) LEINSTER - LEONORA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GOLDFIELDS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (SOUTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) O'CONNOR
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) O'CONNOR
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MENZIES - LEONORA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MENZIES - LEONORA - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KALGOORLIE
    PSMA Localities (2018) MENZIES
    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 (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    PSMA Wards (2018) TOWN WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Menzies (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Yilgarn Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Yilgarn Plateau Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Southern Goldfields Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Mallee Open Woodlands and Sparse Mallee Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Open mallee woodlands and sparse mallee shrublands with a hummock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Mallee woodlands and shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Mallee woodlands and shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7091
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.0386937
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.03926822
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3043.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.6996765 index
    Species Richness 664.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.10830734
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 86.04 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 18.959167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 8.34 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.4946094
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.9921715
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.3325 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.145 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 30.25 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.1143257
    Aridity index - month max 0.3483871
    Aridity index - month min 0.029362958
    Evaporation - annual mean 222.76305 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 6813.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 402.1604 mm
    Evaporation - month min 77.5 mm
    Evaporation - variability 28.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 66.47374 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 52.55173 %
    Humidity - month max relative 82.17951 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 67.55665 %
    Humidity - month min relative 41.527267 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 41.527267 %
    Precipitation - annual 212.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 265.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 17.583334 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.13
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 76.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 40.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.43076923
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 34.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.2758621
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 78.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 85.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 32.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.0425 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.095834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 30.508636 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 30.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.84 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.54 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.93
    Temperature - warmest month min 19.01 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 24.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 210.19443 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 245.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 77.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 12.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 39.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 30.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 62.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 34.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 84.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 192.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 295.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 54.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 118.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 134.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 45.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5648.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 349.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 263.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 128.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to coast 3.90565 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.6529931 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 302631.47 m
    Remoteness index 11.343127
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 8.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 404.0 %
    Runoff - average 110.0 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 26.150625
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 78.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.46 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 8.0 %
    Bulk density 0.8555797 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.16698217 %
    Clay % 19.884058 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 41.666668 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.14
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.29
    Nutrient status 1.05 index
    Soil depth 0.3 m
    Soil pedality 1.3144927
    Water holding capacity 54000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 31.354837
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.83091 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 91.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 52.833332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 371.0 m
    Elevation 379.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.49140313 degrees
    Topographic relief 10.79047 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.535204 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1355 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 29.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 41.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 47.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 12.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0085 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 34.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2854 NDVI