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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.40358

Preserved specimen of Varanus gouldii (Gray, 1838) | Gould's Goanna recorded on 1973-10-25

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.40358
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:2093611","urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.40358"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.40358
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Shea, G"]
Identified date 1998
Collector ["Cogger, H"]
Supplied as "Cogger, H"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [COL]
Date identified 1998
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";
Occurrence date 1973-10-25
Sampling protocol ["COL"]
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:2022370
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Varanus gouldii
Supplied scientific name "Varanus gouldii (Gray, 1838)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Gould's Goanna
Supplied common name "Sand Monitor"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Varanidae
Genus Varanus
Species Varanus gouldii
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Varanus gouldii (Gray, 1838)
Scientific name authorship (Gray, 1838)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Gray, 1838)
Verbatim taxon rank 1

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -33.05
Supplied as: "-33.05"
Longitude 145.466
Supplied as: "145.466"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Roto
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, New South Wales, Roto (33° 03' S, 145° 28' E) 25/10/1973 - 25/10/1973, Cogger, H(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 33° 3' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 28' 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 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Australia Mallee and Woodlands
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lowland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW10
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Lower Lachlan Alluvium (GS25)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Lower Lachlan Alluvium (GS25)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW10
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Lachlan
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS16
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Lachlan
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys LACHLAN
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones lowland
    NRM Regions 2010 Lachlan
    NRM Regions 2014 Western
    NRM Regions 2015 Western
    NRM Regions 2017 Western
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Western
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Western
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Murray Darling Depression
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Darling Depression
    IBRA 7 Regions Murray Darling Depression
    IBRA 7 Subregions Darling Depression
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Murray-Darling Woodlands And Mallee
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid climate that is too dry to support field crops. Soil moisture tends to be greatest in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: warm (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Mallee (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions BENANEE-WILLANDRA CREEK
    Marine
    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 Riverina
    Local Government Areas 2011 Carrathool (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Carrathool
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CARRATHOOL SHIRE COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Nari Nari, Ngiyampaa, Wiradjuri, Yita Yita
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Barapa Barapa, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Githabul, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Guwamu (Kooma), Kambuwal, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Maraura, Murrawarri, Mutthi Mutthi, Nari Nari, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wail
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Nari Nari, Ngiyampaa, Wiradjuri, Yita Yita
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Nari Nari, Ngiyampaa, Wiradjuri, Yita Yita
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Western
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 4
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 474
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GRIFFITH REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GRIFFITH - MURRUMBIDGEE (WEST)
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) RIVERINA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) FARRER
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) FARRER
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CARRATHOOL - MURRUMBIDGEE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CARRATHOOL - MURRUMBIDGEE - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) RIVERINA - ORANGE
    PSMA Localities (2018) ROTO
    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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MURRAY-DARLING
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Carrathool (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Fruit Fly Exclusion Zone - Tri State FFEZ
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Darling Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdwr
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Riverine Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Mallee Open
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Croplands
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Mallee Woodlands and Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mallee with a dense shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Mallee woodlands and shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Mallee woodlands and shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6386888.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.018021 t/ha
    Potassium 0.059593 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6354
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8652
    Endemism 0.0030052813
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0030160134
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1279.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.395981 index
    Species Richness 361.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.23590055
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 45.92 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 25.880001 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 15.91 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.88364524
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.12990151
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 26.371666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.610833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 29.910004 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.24142057
    Aridity index - month max 0.55876684
    Aridity index - month min 0.084444754
    Evaporation - annual mean 170.42606 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 8923.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 314.66278 mm
    Evaporation - month min 51.9 mm
    Evaporation - variability 28.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.13 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 72.80185 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 57.54367 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.163414 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 72.98182 %
    Humidity - month min relative 45.37275 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 45.37275 %
    Precipitation - annual 348.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 349.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 28.833334 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.047058824
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 92.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 76.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8659794
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.15294118
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 83.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 99.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 38.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 24.175001 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 10.633333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 28.899994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 30.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.54 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.9 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.02
    Temperature - warmest month min 17.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 168.89116 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 371.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 88.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 24.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 85.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 18.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 87.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 40.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 106.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 177.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 293.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 38.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 134.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 115.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 45.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5735.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 331.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 250.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 178.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.29999998 degrees
    Distance - to coast 4.829172 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.3088689 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.29999998 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 267758.1 m
    Remoteness index 11.101808
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 10.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 166.0 %
    Runoff - average 167.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 43.834846
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 144.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 27.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3520513 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.5961789 %
    Clay % 35.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 75.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.24
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.48
    Nutrient status 1.3 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 2.5564103
    Water holding capacity 39000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 42.712425
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.14808 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 172.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 73.916664 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 121.0 m
    Elevation 121.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.031825308 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.697464 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.05142268 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1983 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 38.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 30.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 38.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 31.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0146 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 41.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4677 NDVI