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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.93980

Preserved specimen of Diplodactylus vittatus Gray, 1832 | Wood Gecko recorded on 1978-09-10

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.93980
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2150788; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.93980
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.93980
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Sadlier, Dr Ross Allen - Australian Museum - Herpetology
Identified date 1991
Collector Wells, R.|Husband, G.
Supplied as "R. Wells & G. Husband"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol COL
Date identified 1991
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";
Occurrence date 1978-09-10
Sampling protocol COL
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Diplodactylus vittatus
Supplied scientific name "Diplodactylus vittatus Gray, 1832"
Identified to rank species
Common name Wood Gecko
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Diplodactylidae
Supplied as "Gekkonidae"
Genus Diplodactylus
Species Diplodactylus vittatus
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Diplodactylus vittatus Gray, 1832
Scientific name authorship Gray, 1832
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Gray, 1832
Verbatim taxon rank 1

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -32.7
Supplied as: "-32.700"
Longitude 151.0
Supplied as: "151.0"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Milbrodale, Highway 69
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, New South Wales, Milbrodale, Highway 69 (32° 42' S, 151° 00' E) 10/09/1978 - 10/09/1978, R. Wells & G. Husband(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 32° 42' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 151° 0' E

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
dcterms:modified 2012/6/28
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Equal 3-9 and greater than 9 months
    GER Hunter Valley GER Hunter Valley
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Hunter Analysis Mask GER Hunter Analysis Mask
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Hunter-Central Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2015 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2017 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Hunter
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Hunter
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Hunter
    IBRA 7 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Hunter
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Cooler end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates��
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (hot summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 HUNTER RIVER
    River Regions HUNTER RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    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 Hunter
    Local Government Areas 2011 Singleton (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Singleton
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SINGLETON COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Hunter
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 14
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1302
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SINGLETON REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) LOWER HUNTER
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) HUNTER VALLEY EXC NEWCASTLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) HUNTER
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) HUNTER
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) SINGLETON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) SINGLETON
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NSW CENTRAL AND NORTH COAST
    PSMA Localities (2018) MILBRODALE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Singleton (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Sydney Region
    Surface Geology of Australia -Rsn
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Macquarie Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Hawkesbury-Shoalhaven Plateaus
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Woody savannas
    Land cover Ephemeral and Permanent Water Features
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8673855.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.018088 t/ha
    Potassium 0.086121 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.0453
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.8045
    Endemism 0.003026979
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0032002702
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 9848.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.012059 index
    Species Richness 1165.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.43964207
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 59.58 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 55.713333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 27.22 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8852157
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.12885393
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.631666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.93 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 26.949982 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.46174207
    Aridity index - month max 0.86106324
    Aridity index - month min 0.30023664
    Evaporation - annual mean 133.18394 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 16407.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 229.95943 mm
    Evaporation - month min 59.119648 mm
    Evaporation - variability 18.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.15 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.33 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.11 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 79.280685 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 63.09899 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.905075 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 73.141884 %
    Humidity - month min relative 54.222977 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 54.222977 %
    Precipitation - annual 765.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 717.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 56.70284 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.63380253
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 107.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 36.158146 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 104.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9606357
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 35.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.040715855
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 255.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 84.409515 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 263.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 31.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 23.563334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 10.714167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 24.936737 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 26.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.25 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 11.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 29.69 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.61
    Temperature - warmest month min 16.68 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 23.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 143.91039 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 18.2375 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 671.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 106.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 28.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 99.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 34.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 244.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 93.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 244.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 175.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 39.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 113.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 134.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 123.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4652.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 303.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 232.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 232.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.7517979 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.058309518 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 34466.63 m
    Remoteness index 2.2842057
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 142.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 261.0 %
    Runoff - average 317.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 4.5 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 56.653034
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 74.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3318447 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.9329635 %
    Clay % 17.031553 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 55.454544 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.48
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.6
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 1.8737864
    Water holding capacity 46000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 56.866646
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.97704 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 20.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 305.79166 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 109.0 m
    Elevation 95.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.7394333 degrees
    Topographic relief 186.0022 m
    Topographic slope (%) 9.613192 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3875 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 61.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 42.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 58.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0354 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 59.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 6.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6597 NDVI