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Occurrence record: AustralianBiologicalTissueCollection:ABTC57719

Material Sample of Morethia adelaidensis Peters, 1874 | Saltbush Morethia Skink recorded on 1993-10-31

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 ABTC57719
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:510677
Record type Material Sample
Supplied basis "MaterialSample"
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Relationship of resource same individual
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Disposition in collection

Event

Occurrence date 1993-10-31
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 -26.73
Supplied as: "-26.73"
Longitude 139.52
Supplied as: "139.52"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality CLIFTON HILLS STN,KOONCHERA DUNE,5 KM SSW OF W/H
Coordinate precision 0.01
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 26 44 S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 139 31 E

Additional properties

blocked no
material sample type tissue
preparation type Liver
preservation temperature -70 degrees Celsius
preservation type Frozen
related resource catalog number SAMA:Herpetology:R42493

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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:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 805fefd7-c4c2-46fc-9a90-be251eb8ba2c
    Data Resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Morethia adelaidensis Peters, 1874
    Coordinates -26.73,139.52
    Related records
    Record UUID a27fec46-5d9a-4c23-95bd-dca29ac1f4d5
    Data Resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Morethia adelaidensis Peters, 1874
    Coordinates -26.73,139.52

    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 Channel Country
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Diamantina-Eyre
    IBRA 7 Regions Channel Country
    IBRA 7 Subregions Sturt Stony Desert
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Simpson 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 Wangkangurru/Yarluyandi Petroleum Conjunctive ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Unincorporated SA
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Unincorp. Far North
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 PASTORAL UNINCORPORATED AREA
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) The Wangkangurru/Yarluyandi Native Title Claim SCD2014/005
    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) CLIFTON HILLS STATION
    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) STUART
    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 Qd
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Sturt Desert 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) Barren or sparsely vegetated
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Hummock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Acacia (+/- low) open woodlands and sparse shrublands with hummock grass
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    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 1911830.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5161
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8843
    Endemism 0.0027931884
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.002864929
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1259.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2047954 index
    Species Richness 321.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.04565711
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 110.96 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 11.8758335 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 2.82 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5438083
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.79971987
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 31.923334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 17.14 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 32.440002 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.04333733
    Aridity index - month max 0.09367442
    Aridity index - month min 0.01646445
    Evaporation - annual mean 296.5375 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 3111.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 493.17673 mm
    Evaporation - month min 117.428 mm
    Evaporation - variability 34.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 60.283585 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 44.948788 %
    Humidity - month max relative 80.42384 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 57.829964 %
    Humidity - month min relative 35.856636 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 35.856636 %
    Precipitation - annual 130.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 161.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 11.233591 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.80316454
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 31.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.55551016
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 47.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.7637768
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 64.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 65.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 27.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 28.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 29.455833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 14.856667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 35.80002 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 33.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.88 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.44 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.84 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.19
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.19 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 39.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 31.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 202.30229 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.8375 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 167.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 29.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 23.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 56.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 70.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 35.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 75.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 225.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 319.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 62.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 141.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 147.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 193.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6260.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 381.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 302.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 294.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.053851645 degrees
    Distance - to coast 6.066012 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.053851645 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 752008.25 m
    Remoteness index 17.481203
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 160.0 %
    Runoff - average 188.0 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 8.792878
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 94.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 46.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4456456 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.5780638 %
    Clay % 45.703716 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 2.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.06
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.1
    Nutrient status 1.95 index
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 3.8187575
    Water holding capacity 28000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 8.430698
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.16224 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 80.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 23.166666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 35.0 m
    Elevation 35.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.50562644 degrees
    Topographic relief 25.2127 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.474102 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1293 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 30.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 70.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 13.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1843 NDVI