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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R53523

Preserved specimen of Morethia adelaidensis Peters, 1874 | Saltbush Morethia Skink recorded on 1999-12-04

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Australia provider for OZCAM
Institution code South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Herpetology Collection
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalog number R53523
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:114364
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector Oulkes, J. F|Luske, G. K
Supplied as "J FOULKES & G KLUSKE"
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Dataset / Survey name CAROONA SURVEY

Event

Occurrence date 1999-12-04
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Morethia adelaidensis
Supplied scientific name "Morethia adelaidensis Peters, 1874"
Identified to rank species
Common name Saltbush Morethia Skink
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Scincidae
Genus Morethia
Species Morethia adelaidensis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Peters, 1874
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Latitude -33.4361
Supplied as: "-33.4361"
Longitude 139.1433
Supplied as: "139.1433"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 12.2 KM ESE MT BRYAN EAST,CAROONA CONS PK
Coordinate precision 0.0001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 33 26 10 S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 139 08 36 E

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 0e4e8f24-e8b3-4f03-b347-a0822873131c
    Data Resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Morethia adelaidensis Peters, 1874
    Coordinates -33.4361,139.1433
    Related records
    Record UUID 4efcb642-469d-47e4-ac0d-d4c9d2f2bcf7
    Data Resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Morethia adelaidensis Peters, 1874
    Coordinates -33.4361,139.1433
    Record UUID 61c6a7a8-b22e-4636-91cd-d088b26278cf
    Data Resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Morethia adelaidensis Peters, 1874
    Coordinates -33.4361,139.1433
    Record UUID 2ce31733-e614-454a-9d06-0f67def6e880
    Data Resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Morethia adelaidensis Peters, 1874
    Coordinates -33.4361,139.1433

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Caroona Creek
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Caroona Creek
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Caroona Creek
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Caroona Creek
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Caroona Creek
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Caroona Creek
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lower
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW4
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) South Australian Murray Region
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units SA Murray (GS6)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) SA Murray (GS6)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW5
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) South Australian Murray Region
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS10
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) South Australian Non-Prescribed Areas
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys LOWER MURRAY
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones middle
    NRM Regions 2010 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    NRM Regions 2014 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    NRM Regions 2015 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    NRM Regions 2017 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Flinders Lofty Block
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Olary Spur
    IBRA 7 Regions Flinders Lofty Block
    IBRA 7 Subregions Olary Spur
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tirari-Sturt Stony Desert
    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) Grassland: warm (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Mallee (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions LOWER MURRAY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World South Australian Gulfs
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Grey
    Local Government Areas 2011 Goyder (DC)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Goyder
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 THE REGIONAL COUNCIL OF GOYDER
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Maraura, Ngarrindjeri, Ngintait
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) First Peoples of the South East, Maraura, Ngaduri, Ngarrindjeri, Ngintait, Peramangk, RMMAC
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Ngarrindjeri, Ngintait
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) First Peoples of the South East, Maraura, Ngaduri, Ngarrindjeri, Ngintait, RMMAC
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 54
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1203
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GOYDER
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) LOWER NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) BAROSSA - YORKE - MID NORTH
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GREY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) GREY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FLINDERS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) FLINDERS RANGES
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) PORT AUGUSTA
    PSMA Localities (2018) COLLINSVILLE
    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 (SA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) STUART
    PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (SA)
    PSMA Wards (2018) HALLETT WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Goyder (DC)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Adelaide Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West-Turkey Plains
    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
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Open shrublands
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Chenopod Shrublands, Samphire Shrublands and Forblands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Saltbush and/or Bluebush shrublands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Chenopod shrubs,samphire shrublands and forblands
    Vegetation types - present Chenopod shrublands, samphire shrubs and forblands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.9309238E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.018909 t/ha
    Potassium 0.039088 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4903
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.2253
    Endemism 0.0019424792
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.001969229
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3966
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3144.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2885504 index
    Species Richness 449.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.18898755
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 48.39 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 19.110834 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 10.04 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.7032304
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.6872588
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 24.293333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.6375 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.630005 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.2031626
    Aridity index - month max 0.43684855
    Aridity index - month min 0.0671125
    Evaporation - annual mean 155.80634 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 8373.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 294.2067 mm
    Evaporation - month min 50.360703 mm
    Evaporation - variability 21.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 75.155136 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 59.91263 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.401855 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.378456 %
    Humidity - month min relative 46.028313 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 46.028313 %
    Precipitation - annual 304.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 263.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 21.252768 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.15994288
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 77.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.25
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.24561404
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 55.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 84.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 37.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 22.315 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.423333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 26.72699 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.43 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.59 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.74
    Temperature - warmest month min 14.08 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 195.7054 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.933333 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 250.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 71.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 16.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 51.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 18.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 52.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 27.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 77.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 157.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 277.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 35.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 94.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 140.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 195.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4931.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 312.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 220.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 123.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.158015 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.29999998 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 64349.688 m
    Remoteness index 6.405419
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 41.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 210.0 %
    Runoff - average 0.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.6 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 47.073776
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 119.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.38 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 23.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5564286 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.785059 %
    Clay % 38.92857 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 4.1666665 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.2
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.4
    Nutrient status 1.6 index
    Ph - soil 7.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 3.2142856
    Water holding capacity 31000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 39.31637
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.55767 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 87.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 238.41667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 302.0 m
    Elevation 326.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.2849329 degrees
    Topographic relief 13.86066 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.054198 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1912 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 33.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 45.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 28.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 27.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.011 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 30.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3939 NDVI