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Occurrence record: Herpetology:J31928

PreservedSpecimen of Morethia boulengeri | South-eastern Morethia Skink recorded on 1978-05-01

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Amphibians and Reptiles
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalogue Number J31928
Other catalogue numbers 1947833
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Herpetology:J31928
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1978-05-01
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Morethia boulengeri
Taxon rank species
Common name South-eastern Morethia Skink
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Scincidae
Genus Morethia
Species Morethia boulengeri
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Ogilby, 1890)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Bourke (A)
Locality Barringun
Latitude -29.016667
Longitude 145.7
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Irrigation practice - dominant 1. No practices reported
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lowland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW7
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Darling Alluvium
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Upper Darling Alluvium (GS42)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) NSW GAB Warrego Shallow (GS35)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW13
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Intersecting Streams
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS17
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Intersecting Streams
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys WARREGO
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones lowland
    Murray-Darling Basin Wetland Groups Floodplain Wetlands
    NRM Regions 2010 Western
    NRM Regions 2014 Western
    NRM Regions 2015 Western
    NRM Regions 2017 Western
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Western
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Western
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Mulga Lands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Warrego Plains
    IBRA 7 Regions Mulga Lands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Warrego Plains
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australia Mulga 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) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions WARREGO RIVER
    Marine
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Parkes
    Local Government Areas 2011 Bourke (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Bourke
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BOURKE SHIRE COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Budjiti, Euahlayi, Murrawarri, Ngemba, Wailwan
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Murrawarri, Ngemba, Wailwan
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Budjiti, Euahlayi, Guwamu/Kooma, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Kunja, Murrawarri, Ngemba
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barkandji, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Guwamu (Kooma), Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Kunja, Murrawarri, Ngemba
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Western
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 5
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 834
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BOURKE - BREWARRINA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BOURKE - COBAR - COONAMBLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR WEST AND ORANA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PARKES
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PARKES
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BOURKE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BOURKE - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-WESTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) ENNGONIA
    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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARWON
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Bourke (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Eromanga Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Warrego Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Open shrublands
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3923430.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 463.82358 t/ha
    Potassium 463.8387 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5311
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.5224
    Endemism 0.015735053
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.016862957
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 31.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.7125628 index
    Species Richness 16.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.17766489
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 66.06 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 26.905834 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 11.57 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.61702335
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.6111367
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.569168 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 15.380834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.519989 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.14811862
    Aridity index - month max 0.2597351
    Aridity index - month min 0.08598871
    Evaporation - annual mean 221.57602 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 7960.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 380.19473 mm
    Evaporation - month min 80.8516 mm
    Evaporation - variability 37.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 66.27267 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 52.588806 %
    Humidity - month max relative 84.34271 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 66.62395 %
    Humidity - month min relative 42.1403 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 42.1403 %
    Precipitation - annual 340.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 368.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 28.623665 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.6990937
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 69.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 57.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.70902026
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.40457436
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 114.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 45.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 120.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 31.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.525 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.453334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 31.800018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.93 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.44 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.76 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.11
    Temperature - warmest month min 20.58 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 175.52463 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 357.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 65.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 14.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 61.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 35.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 115.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 50.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 136.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 203.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 307.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 48.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 124.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 139.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5948.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 355.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 277.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 270.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to coast 7.184434 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.17464249 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 396252.62 m
    Remoteness index 16.555752
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 12.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 210.0 %
    Runoff - average 274.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.34542313 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.10394748 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 38.90661
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 114.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.27 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 52.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3888515 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.393305 %
    Clay % 56.736748 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.12857144 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.17
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.31
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 4.1
    Water holding capacity 28000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 23.37616
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.99199 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 130.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 15.583333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 142.0 m
    Elevation 144.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.14386885 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.418091 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1437566 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2095 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 40.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 3.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 56.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 41.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0153 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 21.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4665 NDVI