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Occurrence record: REPT:R92034

PreservedSpecimen of Lerista desertorum | Central Deserts Robust Slider recorded on 1984-09-21

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Herpetology Collection
Supplied collection code "REPT"
Catalogue Number R92034
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Wet
Identified by Storr, G.M.
Identified date 1991
Collector Calm
Supplied as "CALM"
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Inferred Associated Occurrences This record has 2 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol PIT TRAP
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1991

Event

Collecting date 1984-09-21
Sampling protocol PIT TRAP
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 21/09/1984
Event time 1435

Taxonomy

Scientific name Lerista desertorum
Taxon rank species
Common name Central Deserts Robust Slider
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Supplied as "Animalia"
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Scincidae
Supplied as "Sphenomorphidae"
Genus Lerista
Species Lerista desertorum
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 Western Australia
Local government area Menzies (S)
Locality 70KM SE BLUE ROBIN HILL
Habitat IN SOIL UNDER LEAF LITTER
Latitude -29.690556
Longitude 125.196944
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50000.0
Biome Terrestrial
Municipality BLUE ROBIN HILL
Verbatim longitude 125°11`49"E
Verbatim latitude 29°41`26"S

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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 Plumridge Lakes
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Plumridge Lakes
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Plumridge Lakes
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Plumridge Lakes
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Paleo
    IBRA 6 Regions Nullarbor
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Northern band, Carlisle
    IBRA 7 Regions Nullarbor
    IBRA 7 Subregions Carlisle
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Nullarbor Plains Xeric Shrublands
    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) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Acacia shrubland (mulga) (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South Western Plateau
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SALT LAKE
    River Regions SALT LAKE
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Deserts
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Great Australian Bight
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries O'Connor
    Local Government Areas 2011 Menzies (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Menzies
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF MENZIES
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 200
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 429
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) LEINSTER - LEONORA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GOLDFIELDS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (SOUTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) O'CONNOR
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) O'CONNOR
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MENZIES - LEONORA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MENZIES - LEONORA - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KALGOORLIE
    PSMA Localities (2018) PLUMRIDGE LAKES
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very 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 (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    PSMA Wards (2018) RURAL WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Menzies (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Eucla Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrl
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Nullarbor Plain Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Carlisle Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Forests and Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mulga (Acacia aneura) woodlands and shrublands +/- tussock grass +/- forbs
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Acacia forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia forests and woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4208
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.0027877304
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.00279635
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 654.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.0476155 index
    Species Richness 217.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.065702684
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 105.85 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 14.4991665 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 4.42 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.58226144
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.694542
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.204166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.424167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 30.779999 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.07938552
    Aridity index - month max 0.1814059
    Aridity index - month min 0.02827405
    Evaporation - annual mean 229.3651 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 4738.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 396.44873 mm
    Evaporation - month min 88.2 mm
    Evaporation - variability 31.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 66.49184 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 50.57221 %
    Humidity - month max relative 80.90093 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 64.50807 %
    Humidity - month min relative 40.08611 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 40.08611 %
    Precipitation - annual 176.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 197.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 14.75 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.18292683
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 39.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 29.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.537037
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.8333333
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 69.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 71.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 31.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.0225 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.3925 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 31.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.29 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.96 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.8
    Temperature - warmest month min 17.79 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 24.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 226.90154 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 181.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 43.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 11.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 35.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 22.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 50.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 20.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 55.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 294.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 49.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 125.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 146.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 137.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5162.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 343.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 257.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 233.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.06 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.699203 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.06 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 3.4577448 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 245212.86 m
    Remoteness index 17.361214
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 11.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 330.0 %
    Runoff - average 2.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 12.260746
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 86.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.42 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 21.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4781818 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.20220752 %
    Clay % 33.545456 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 55.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.08
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.14
    Nutrient status 1.3 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 2.4545455
    Water holding capacity 35000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 16.32653
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.995 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 41.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 16.208334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 203.0 m
    Elevation 202.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.12494461 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.414566 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1596264 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1329 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 18.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 39.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 46.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 15.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0037 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 28.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2723 NDVI