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Occurrence record: REPT:R87456

PreservedSpecimen of Lerista desertorum | Central Deserts Robust Slider recorded on 1984-05-03

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Herpetology Collection
Supplied collection code "REPT"
Catalogue Number R87456
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Wet
Identified by Storr, G.M.
Identified date 1991
Collector Smith, L.A. Et
Supplied as "SMITH,L.A. ET AL."
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1991

Event

Collecting date 1984-05-03
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 03/05/1984

Taxonomy

Scientific name Lerista desertorum
Taxon rank species
Common name Central Deserts Robust Slider
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Supplied as "Animalia"
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Scincidae
Supplied as "Sphenomorphidae"
Genus Lerista
Species Lerista desertorum
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Local government area Sandstone (S)
Locality ALTONA HS.
Habitat UNDER RUBBISH.
Latitude -27.533333
Longitude 119.983333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Biome Terrestrial
Municipality ALTONA HOMESTEAD
Verbatim longitude 119°59`00"E
Verbatim latitude 27°32`00"S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    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 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Paleo
    IBRA 6 Regions Murchison
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Eastern Murchison
    IBRA 7 Regions Murchison
    IBRA 7 Subregions Eastern Murchison
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Western Australian Mulga Shrublands
    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 Acacia shrubland (mulga) (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South Western Plateau
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SALT LAKE
    River Regions SALT LAKE
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Gascoyne/Murchison
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Durack
    Local Government Areas 2011 Sandstone (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Sandstone
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF SANDSTONE
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Tjiwarl AND Tjiwarl #2 WCD2017/001
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 12
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 274
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MEEKATHARRA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MID WEST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (SOUTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CARNEGIE SOUTH - MOUNT MAGNET
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CARNEGIE SOUTH EXC. MOUNT MAGNET
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) GERALDTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) SANDSTONE
    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 (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    Statistical Local Areas Sandstone (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Yilgarn Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Yilgarn Plateau Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Murchison Plateau
    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 Acacia Forests and Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mulga (Acacia aneura) woodlands and shrublands +/- tussock grass +/- forbs
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Acacia forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia forests and woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5034
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8411
    Endemism 0.0017597416
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0017600796
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 54.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.9076893 index
    Species Richness 26.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.08642393
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 100.83 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 18.321667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 4.65 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.2738095
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.5231144
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.236666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 15.191667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 33.299988 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.09865288
    Aridity index - month max 0.2804878
    Aridity index - month min 0.027613413
    Evaporation - annual mean 231.13788 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 6201.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 411.6893 mm
    Evaporation - month min 82.0 mm
    Evaporation - variability 28.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 62.990646 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 49.970398 %
    Humidity - month max relative 80.63817 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 64.43944 %
    Humidity - month min relative 39.31005 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 39.31005 %
    Precipitation - annual 207.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 263.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 17.333334 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.07920792
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 63.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 29.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3043478
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 47.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.1818182
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 95.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 98.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 29.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.725834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 13.0725 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 32.600006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 33.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.24 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.44 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.61 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.19
    Temperature - warmest month min 21.84 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 201.84181 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 232.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 64.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 25.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 39.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 68.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 29.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 79.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 206.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 327.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 46.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 122.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 145.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 203.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 44.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6490.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 373.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 289.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 163.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.084852815 degrees
    Distance - to coast 5.355156 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.084852815 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 1.5339491 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 442108.2 m
    Remoteness index 15.970088
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 26.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 248.0 %
    Runoff - average 724.0 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 20.351084
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 74.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.41 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 18.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4031578 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.17870948 %
    Clay % 30.149122 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 84.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.12
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.24
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 2.4526315
    Water holding capacity 16000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 25.243902
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.63099 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 171.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 30.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 488.0 m
    Elevation 490.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.21386142 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.878235 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1892495 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1273 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 20.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 39.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 47.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 14.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0033 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 24.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2489 NDVI