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Occurrence record: AustralianBiologicalTissueCollection:ABTC57389.1

Material Sample of Varanus giganteus (Gray, 1845) | Perentie recorded on 1992-08-23

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 Australian Biological Tissue Collection
Supplied collection code "AustralianBiologicalTissueCollection"
Catalog number ABTC57389.1
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:559307
Record type Material Sample
Supplied basis "MaterialSample"
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
Relationship of resource same individual
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Dataset / Survey name ANZSES

Event

Occurrence date 1992-08-23
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Varanus giganteus
Supplied scientific name "Varanus giganteus (Gray, 1845)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Perentie
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Varanidae
Genus Varanus
Species Varanus giganteus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Gray, 1845)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Latitude -26.3
Supplied as: "-26.30"
Longitude 134.73
Supplied as: "134.73"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality ERINGA RUIN
Coordinate precision 0.01
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 26 18 S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 134 44 E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2017-10-19
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
ggbn:blocked no
ggbn:disposition in collection
ggbn:material sample type tissue
ggbn:preparation type Liver
ggbn:preservation temperature -70 degrees Celsius
ggbn:preservation type Frozen
related resource catalog number SAMA:Herpetology:R40461

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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 227bad77-bdd4-45cf-8fb4-a7b5640ff9e7
    Data Resource South Australian Museum Australia provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Varanus giganteus (Gray, 1845)
    Coordinates -26.3,134.73
    Related records
    Record UUID 7ef894da-16ec-4a92-95a0-19fc9672702b
    Data Resource South Australian Museum Australia provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Varanus giganteus (Gray, 1845)
    Coordinates -26.3,134.73
    Record UUID 4ad1f014-0469-4943-921b-74f2dd6a7f27
    Data Resource South Australian Museum Australia provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Varanus giganteus (Gray, 1845)
    Coordinates -26.3,134.73

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Central Australian Freshwater
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2014 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2015 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2017 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South Australian Arid Lands
    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 South Australian Arid Lands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Stony Plains
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Breakaways, Stony Plains
    IBRA 7 Regions Stony Plains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Witjira
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tirari-Sturt Stony Desert
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Chenopod shrubland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    River Regions DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    Marine
    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
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Eringa People - Eringa/Hamilton Pastoral ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Unincorporated SA
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Unincorp. Far North
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 PASTORAL UNINCORPORATED AREA
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Eringa
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Eringa SCD2011/003
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 73
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 505
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - NORTH AND EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GREY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) GREY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) EYRE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) LAKE EYRE - LAKE TORRENS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) PORT AUGUSTA
    PSMA Localities (2018) ERINGA
    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 (SA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) GILES
    PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (SA)
    Statistical Local Areas Unincorp. Far North
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Eromanga Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czz
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Oodnadatta Tablelands
    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 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 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    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 1911830.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4509
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.9995
    Endemism 0.0035299354
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.003540297
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1602.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2752566 index
    Species Richness 372.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.062804036
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 97.57 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 15.304167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 4.05 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6864568
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.44142333
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.83 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 15.768333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 32.539978 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.05854907
    Aridity index - month max 0.106312454
    Aridity index - month min 0.026632061
    Evaporation - annual mean 277.48868 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 3808.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 457.7016 mm
    Evaporation - month min 112.87483 mm
    Evaporation - variability 37.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 60.536964 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 46.825043 %
    Humidity - month max relative 78.91251 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 59.56548 %
    Humidity - month min relative 37.72925 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 37.72925 %
    Precipitation - annual 171.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 214.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 14.583333 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.64179105
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 25.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6888889
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 68.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.4375
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 97.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 25.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 98.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 26.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.2675 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 13.464167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 34.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 33.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.51 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.47 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.14
    Temperature - warmest month min 21.71 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 205.00053 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 163.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 30.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 23.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 38.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 59.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 22.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 62.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 216.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 325.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 51.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 153.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 152.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6214.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 376.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 292.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 284.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 5.887512 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 853822.75 m
    Remoteness index 17.269691
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 47.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 427.0 %
    Runoff - average 698.0 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 11.663788
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 70.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.48 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 38.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5336894 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.033402946 %
    Clay % 45.93494 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 2.6625 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.07
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.11
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 4.207971
    Water holding capacity 15000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 9.56812
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.26869 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 16.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 31.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 249.0 m
    Elevation 237.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.3390926 degrees
    Topographic relief 9.087982 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4560149 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.137 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 16.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 49.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 44.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 7.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0063 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 17.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2252 NDVI