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Occurrence record: Herpetology:C577

PreservedSpecimen of Carinascincus microlepidotus | Boulder Cool-skink

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "TMAG"
Collection Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery Vertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalogue Number C577
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:TMAG:Herpetology:C577
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Dr Mark Hutchinson
Collector Terry Schwaner (South Australian Museum / Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery)
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Inferred Associated Occurrences This record has 10 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date Year: 1987, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1987 
Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Carinascincus microlepidotus
Supplied scientific name "Niveoscincus microlepidotus"
Taxon rank species
Common name Boulder Cool-skink
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Scincidae
Genus Carinascincus
Supplied as "Niveoscincus"
Species Carinascincus microlepidotus
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 Tasmania
Local government area Central Highlands (M)
Locality Mount Rufus
Latitude -42.1
Supplied as: "-42.1333"
Longitude 146.1
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD66"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50.0
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Tasmanian Temperate Rainforests
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Cradle Mountain IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 South
    NRM Regions 2014 South
    NRM Regions 2015 South
    NRM Regions 2017 South NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South NRM Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    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 South NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southern Tasmania
    IBRA 6 Regions Tasmanian Central Highlands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Central Highlands
    IBRA 7 Regions Tasmanian Central Highlands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Central Highlands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Central Highland Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Very cold winters with summers too short for crop growth
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (cool summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DERWENT RIVER
    River Regions DERWENT RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lyons
    Local Government Areas 2011 Central Highlands (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Central Highlands
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CENTRAL HIGHLANDS COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1233
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF TAS.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CENTRAL HIGHLANDS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) CENTRAL HIGHLANDS (TAS.)
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LYONS
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CENTRAL TASMANIA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CENTRAL HIGHLANDS (TAS.)
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Localities (2018) LAKE ST CLAIR
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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 (TAS.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) DERWENT
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) DERWENT
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (TAS.)
    Statistical Local Areas Central Highlands (M)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Central Tasmania Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qsg
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West Tasmanian Ridges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Tall Woodland
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Low Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3022633.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1864
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.7349
    Endemism 0.04073583
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.045567613
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 8531.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.5966697 index
    Species Richness 1744.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 3.5006528
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 27.04 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 162.01917 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 83.67 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1239984
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.12373742
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 10.506667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 2.6316667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.170013 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 5.394913
    Aridity index - month max 13.875996
    Aridity index - month min 1.0562428
    Evaporation - annual mean 56.59818 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 14123.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 110.67426 mm
    Evaporation - month min 15.366282 mm
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 91.39033 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 87.808014 %
    Humidity - month max relative 95.209 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 95.209 %
    Humidity - month min relative 80.62716 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 80.62716 %
    Precipitation - annual 2401.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 2103.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 182.2655 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.3832949
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 624.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 104.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 358.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1704997
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.17017567
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 360.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 237.71086 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 55.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 664.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 11.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 53.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 17.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 9.0675 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 5.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 1.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 16.683136 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min -1.02 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) -1.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 1.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 9.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 15.27 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.14
    Temperature - warmest month min 4.46 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 16.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 9.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 2.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 149.08607 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1912.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 578.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 83.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 308.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 24.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 308.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 210.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 611.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 63.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 177.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -10.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 23.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 85.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 103.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3115.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 167.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 103.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 27.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.014142135 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.6307139 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.014142135 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 45964.33 m
    Remoteness index 10.095248
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 9013.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 1.0 %
    Runoff - average 42086.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.3 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 165.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.1 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1118749 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 8.855932 %
    Clay % 26.429398 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 0.85 index
    Ph - soil 3.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 2.194213
    Water holding capacity 68000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.83877 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 90.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 575.0833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 1044.0 m
    Elevation 1143.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 6.5896764 degrees
    Topographic relief 269.4344 m
    Topographic slope (%) 17.50223 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3615 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 52.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0262 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 61.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8354 NDVI