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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.156901

Preserved specimen of Varanus gouldii flavirufus Mertens, 1958 recorded on 1999

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Herpetology Collection
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalog number R.156901
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:2059510; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.156901"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.156901
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Sadlier, Dr Ross Allen - Australian Museum - Herpetology"]
Identified date 2000
Collector Cons. Comm. Nt
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [PRE]
Date identified 2000
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1999, Month: , Day:
Supplied date "1999"
Sampling protocol ["PRE"]
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:2043437
Date precision YEAR

Taxonomy

Scientific name Varanus gouldii flavirufus
Identified to rank subspecies
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Varanidae
Genus Varanus
Species Varanus gouldii
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Varanus gouldii flavirufus
Scientific name authorship Mertens, 1958
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Verbatim taxon rank 1

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Latitude -22.7
Supplied as: "-22.700"
Longitude 133.866
Supplied as: "133.866"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Alice Springs, Within A 25km Radius of Alice Springs.
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Northern Territory, Alice Springs, Within A 25km Radius of Alice Springs. (22° 42' S, 133° 52' E) 1999 - 1999, Cons. Comm. Nt(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 22° 42' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 133° 52' E

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
dcterms:modified 2013/3/13
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10km-100km

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    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
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Great Sandy-Tanami-Central Ranges Desert
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    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 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Burt Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Burt Plain P2
    IBRA 7 Regions Burt Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Atartinga
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Central Ranges Xeric Scrub
    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) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    River Regions VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Local Government Areas 2011 Central Desert (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Hanson
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CENTRAL DESERT REGION
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Bushy Park DCD2014/009
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 636
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 706
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) YUENDUMU - ANMATJERE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ALICE SPRINGS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) ANMATJERE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ANMATJERE - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) APATULA
    PSMA Localities (2018) ANMATJERE
    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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) STUART
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) STUART
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) ANMATJERE WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Central Desert (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Arunta Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Australian Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Northern Alice 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 grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Hummock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Hummock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Hummock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Hummock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.023929 t/ha
    Potassium 0.079371 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6838
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.1283
    Endemism 0.0031308439
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0032218653
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 311.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.5621424 index
    Species Richness 126.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.085321866
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 125.27 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 23.461666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 2.93 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9143836
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.09191176
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 31.378334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 15.175 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 32.01001 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.09429963
    Aridity index - month max 0.18424833
    Aridity index - month min 0.026630912
    Evaporation - annual mean 246.15697 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 6853.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 369.8 mm
    Evaporation - month min 122.2 mm
    Evaporation - variability 36.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 60.504517 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 45.854744 %
    Humidity - month max relative 76.988815 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 55.89603 %
    Humidity - month min relative 39.165203 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 39.165203 %
    Precipitation - annual 286.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 321.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 24.083334 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 2.0985916
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 34.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8030303
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 73.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.24074075
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 159.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 55.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 162.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 20.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.663334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 13.8225 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 34.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 32.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.62 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 16.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.68 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.99
    Temperature - warmest month min 21.51 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 164.48395 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 313.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 37.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 9.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 33.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 55.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 140.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 55.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 143.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 218.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 316.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 51.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 139.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 153.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 158.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5785.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 367.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 286.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 277.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.56859475 degrees
    Distance - to coast 7.350782 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.6586349 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.56859475 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 785122.2 m
    Remoteness index 14.707932
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 2.0 years
    Fire frequency 2.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 8.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 411.0 %
    Runoff - average 278.0 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 17.41817
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 142.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1362963 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.16561784 %
    Clay % 6.5 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.1
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.16
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 1.5925926
    Water holding capacity 46000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 16.58235
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.15913 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 301.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 23.583334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 612.0 m
    Elevation 606.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.14541306 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.529785 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1300987 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1059 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 19.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 71.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 23.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 6.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0058 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 27.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2245 NDVI