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Occurrence record: AustralianBiologicalTissueCollection:ABTC161848

Material Sample of Diplodactylus tessellatus (Günther, 1875) | Tessellated Gecko recorded on 2023-01-03
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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 ABTC161848
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:897784"]
Record type Material Sample
Supplied basis "MaterialSample"
Preparations Alcohol preserved tissue
Record number DA 0105
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Sampling protocol [Roadkill]
Dataset / Survey name [Dave Armstrong opportune collecting 2023]
Disposition in collection
Dataset [F-ALC]

Event

Dataset / Survey name Dave Armstrong opportune collecting 2023  
Event ID urn:emu.sam.sa.gov.au:Event:269026
Occurrence date 2023-01-03
Sampling protocol Roadkill  
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Diplodactylus tessellatus
Supplied scientific name "Diplodactylus tessellatus (Gunther, 1875)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Tessellated Gecko
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Diplodactylidae
Genus Diplodactylus
Species Diplodactylus tessellatus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Günther, 1875)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Hughenden | 4 kms NE
Latitude -20.81601
Supplied as: "-20.81601"
Longitude 144.23703
Supplied as: "144.23703"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 20 48 57.6 S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 144 14 13.3 E

Additional properties

blocked no
material sample type tissue
preparation type Tail
preservation temperature Room temperature
preservation type Ethanol 95%

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    NRM Regions 2010 Southern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 Southern Gulf
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Southern Gulf
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Mitchell Grass Downs
    IBRA 7 Regions Mitchell Grass Downs
    IBRA 7 Subregions Northern Downs
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Windlab Development Pty Ltd and Yirendali People ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Flinders (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Flinders
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 FLINDERS SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 304
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN HIGHLANDS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FLINDERS - RICHMOND - DALRYMPLE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) FLINDERS - RICHMOND - DALRYMPLE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TRAEGER
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tussock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mitchell grass (Astrebla) tussock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tussock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Occurrence Density 2048.0 frequency
    Species Richness 556.0 frequency
    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 468.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 25.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 89.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 258.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 274.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 19.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 9.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 18.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.53 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.55
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.5 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 24.416666 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.19
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.42
    Elevation 315.0 m