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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.67114

Preserved specimen of Carlia rubrigularis Ingram & Covacevich, 1989 | Red-throated Rainbow-skink recorded on 1973-12-27


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.67114
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:2122013","urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.67114"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Sadlier, Dr Ross Allen - Australian Museum - Herpetology  
Collector Wells, R.  
Supplied as "R.Wells,R.Cook."
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [COL]
Date identified 1993
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";
Occurrence date 1973-12-27
Sampling protocol COL  
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Carlia rubrigularis
Supplied scientific name "Carlia rubrigularis Ingram & Covacevich, 1989"
Identified to rank species
Common name Red-throated Rainbow-skink
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Scincidae
Genus Carlia
Species Carlia rubrigularis
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Carlia rubrigularis Ingram & Covacevich, 1989
Scientific name authorship Ingram & Covacevich, 1989
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Ingram & Covacevich, 1989


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -16.766
Supplied as: "-16.766"
Longitude 145.966
Supplied as: "145.966"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Green Island, 17 Ml.E.of Cairns
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Queensland, Green Island, 17 Ml.E.of Cairns (16° 46' S, 145° 58' E) 27/12/1973 - 27/12/1973, R.Wells,R.Cook.(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 16° 46' S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 58' E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2013/5/16
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2013/5/16
dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    NRM Regions 2010 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 Wet Tropics
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Wet Tropics
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Central Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CAIRNS REGIONAL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) CAIRNS

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 27705.0 frequency
    Species Richness 2038.0 frequency