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Occurrence record: Herpetology:J81941

Preserved specimen of Carphodactylus laevis Günther, 1897 | Chameleon Gecko recorded on 2003-12-19

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Amphibians and Reptiles
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalog number J81941
Other catalog numbers 1308098
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Herpetology:J81941
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Postcranial Skeleton
Collector urn:qm.qld.gov.au:collector:112
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT

Event

Occurrence date 2003-12-19
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Carphodactylus laevis
Identified to rank species
Common name Chameleon Gecko
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Carphodactylidae
Genus Carphodactylus
Species Carphodactylus laevis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Günther, 1897
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Cassell's Head, Windsor Tableland
Latitude -16.21526999421106
Supplied as: "-16.216667"
Longitude 145.03418230897879
Supplied as: "145.033333"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD66"
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Mount Windsor
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Mount Windsor
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Mount Windsor
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Mount Windsor
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Mount Windsor
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Mount Windsor
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    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 - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Queensland Tropical Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Daintree IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2014 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2015 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Wet Tropics
    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 Wet Tropics
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Daintree - Bloomfield
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Daintree-Bloomfield
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: no dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Rainforest (tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DAINTREE RIVER
    River Regions DAINTREE RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Leichhardt
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Western Yalanji Small Scale Miners ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cairns (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Douglas
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 DOUGLAS SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 192
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 282
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DAINTREE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) PORT DOUGLAS - DAINTREE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WUJAL WUJAL AND OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CAPE TRIBULATION - CHINA CAMP - ZIG ZAG
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) SPURGEON
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Cairns (R) - Douglas
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pgw13
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cooktown Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Rainforest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Evergreen broadleaf forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Rainforests and Vine Thickets
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Warm Temperate Rainforest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Rainforests and vine thickets
    Vegetation types - present Rainforest and vine thickets

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4148781.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5241
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.7849
    Endemism 0.054286886
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.060776573
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 10870.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.701527 index
    Species Richness 1797.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 16.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.82239056
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 128.17 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 136.31583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 17.86 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.22817113
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.3537118
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.950832 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 17.038334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 16.309998 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.328656
    Aridity index - month max 3.5360193
    Aridity index - month min 0.23798338
    Evaporation - annual mean 134.14612 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 25269.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 188.68173 mm
    Evaporation - month min 89.35351 mm
    Evaporation - variability 17.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.71 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.25 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.7722 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 69.96832 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.31656 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 77.45131 %
    Humidity - month min relative 60.08761 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 60.08761 %
    Precipitation - annual 2148.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1754.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 167.71503 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 2.0315893
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 128.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 43.90312 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 92.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.28569308
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 89.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.4874108
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 814.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 407.52826 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 102.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1029.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 23.18 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 14.435833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 16.215576 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 10.43 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 12.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 17.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.54 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.03 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.85
    Temperature - warmest month min 17.72 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 22.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 148.36943 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.154166 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1424.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 79.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 18.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 65.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 90.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 764.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 312.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 865.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 206.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 174.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 116.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 172.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 105.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 179.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 60.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2365.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 290.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 232.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 227.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.3984972 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.13 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 32684.084 m
    Remoteness index 8.651621
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 890.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 127.0 %
    Runoff - average 1508.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 995.89 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 4.470822 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 45.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.29 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 33.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3533334 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.877521 %
    Clay % 46.464287 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 137.5 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.76
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.95 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.6 m
    Soil pedality 3.7
    Water holding capacity 52000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.88781 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 119.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 515.4583 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 991.0 m
    Elevation 1163.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 8.884458 degrees
    Topographic relief 129.6082 m
    Topographic slope (%) 8.749097 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4757 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 60.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.001 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 86.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 12.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6565 NDVI