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Occurrence record: Herpetology:J74843

Preserved specimen of Carphodactylus laevis Günther, 1897 | Chameleon Gecko recorded on 1980-11-06

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Amphibians and Reptiles
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalog number J74843
Other catalog numbers 1896487
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Herpetology:J74843
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Collector urn:qm.qld.gov.au:collector:5593 67
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT

Event

Occurrence date 1980-11-06
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Carphodactylus laevis
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
Scientific name authorship Günther, 1897
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Malbon Thompson Ra, S. Cairns
Latitude -17.105556
Supplied as: "-17.105556"
Longitude 145.891667
Supplied as: "145.891667"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 500.0
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Occurrence status inferred from individual count Warning
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Malbon Thompson
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Malbon Thompson
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Malbon Thompson
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Malbon Thompson
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Queensland Tropical Forests
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Coastal Wet Tropics IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    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) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No practices
    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 Bellenden Ker - Lamb
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Bellenden Ker-Lamb
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture and temperature regime supports growth for 8���9 months of the year, with less than 3 month dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: rainforest (persistently wet)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Rainforest (tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MULGRAVE-RUSSELL RIVERS
    River Regions MULGRAVE-RUSSELL RIVERS
    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 Cairns (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cairns - Pt B
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CAIRNS REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 390
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BABINDA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) INNISFAIL - CASSOWARY COAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAIRNS - SOUTHERN HINTERLANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CAIRNS - SOUTHERN HINTERLANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) ALOOMBA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MULGRAVE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MULGRAVE
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Cairns (R) - Pt B
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pgbe1
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cairns Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Rainforest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Evergreen broadleaf forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Rainforests and Vine Thickets
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Warm Temperate Rainforest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Rainforests and vine thickets
    Vegetation types - present Rainforest and vine thickets

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4148781.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5855
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.6877
    Endemism 0.036481824
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.040020864
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5689
    Migratory species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 4643.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.404019 index
    Species Richness 1218.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 2.0579934
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 78.58 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 238.22917 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 57.98 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.2407877
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.1406517
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.295 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 17.673334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.790009 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 2.504011
    Aridity index - month max 5.5905538
    Aridity index - month min 0.4777526
    Evaporation - annual mean 125.23099 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 37384.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 172.12918 mm
    Evaporation - month min 81.272804 mm
    Evaporation - variability 7.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.47 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.81 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 86.51688 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 77.77432 %
    Humidity - month max relative 92.256775 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.870415 %
    Humidity - month min relative 71.4631 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 71.4631 %
    Precipitation - annual 2538.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 2980.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 293.2072 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.79279935
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 339.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 80.42497 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 243.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.22083007
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 72.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.5168996
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 1180.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 676.7814 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 142.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1542.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 19.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 23.871666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 15.789166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 15.076752 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 12.26 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 17.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.51 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.87
    Temperature - warmest month min 18.95 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 23.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 211.60199 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 10.65 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2423.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 257.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 56.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 179.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 73.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 1019.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 468.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1292.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 200.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 168.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 111.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 163.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 94.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 186.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 55.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2630.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 279.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 230.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 227.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02828427 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.094868325 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 4097.313 m
    Remoteness index 3.9758577
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 3276.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 45.0 %
    Runoff - average 32559.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 822.7 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 7.100931 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 43.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.58 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 25.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3554635 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -33.23293 %
    Clay % 34.54801 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 140.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.94
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.3 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.5 m
    Soil pedality 2.6
    Water holding capacity 58000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.11176 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 131.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 773.4583 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 733.0 m
    Elevation 767.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 15.839398 degrees
    Topographic relief 299.0301 m
    Topographic slope (%) 18.92552 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3856 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 35.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.001 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 82.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 19.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5165 NDVI