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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.177281.001

Preserved specimen of Varanus giganteus (Gray, 1845) | Perentie recorded on 2012-03-26

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.177281.001
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:1466500; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.177281.001
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.177281.001
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector Australian Museum|Herpetology
Supplied as "R. Sadlier & C. Beatson - Australian Museum - Herpetology"
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol roadkill
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE

Event

Occurrence date 2012-03-26
Sampling protocol roadkill
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Varanus giganteus
Supplied scientific name "Varanus giganteus (Gray, 1845)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Perentie
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Varanidae
Genus Varanus
Species Varanus giganteus
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Varanus giganteus (Gray, 1845)
Scientific name authorship (Gray, 1845)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Gray, 1845)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Latitude -22.16791
Supplied as: "-22.16791"
Longitude 118.77646
Supplied as: "118.77646"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality approx. 26km N of Auski roadhouse, Great Northern Hwy
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Western Australia, approx. 26km N of Auski roadhouse, Great Northern Hwy (22° 10' 05" S, 118° 46' 35" E) 26/03/2012 - 26/03/2012, R. Sadlier & C. Beatson - Australian Museum - Herpetology(collectors), roadkill";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 22° 10' 4.5" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 118° 46' 35.3" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2020/4/16
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10m-100m

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 98cc5201-098f-4001-8bf5-9d17b9c6ba3d
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Varanus giganteus (Gray, 1845)
    Coordinates -22.16791,118.77646
    Related records
    Record UUID c612f060-1e4f-49cf-b4c4-b9b5ef4383dd
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Varanus giganteus (Gray, 1845)
    Coordinates -22.16791,118.77646

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Carnavon Xeric Shrubs
    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 Pilbara
    IBRA 6 Regions Pilbara
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Fortescue
    IBRA 7 Regions Pilbara
    IBRA 7 Subregions Fortescue
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Pilbara 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) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Acacia shrubland (mulga) (semi-arid/arid)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Pilbara-Gascoyne
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FORTESCUE RIVER
    River Regions FORTESCUE RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Pilbara
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    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 Ashburton (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Ashburton
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF ASHBURTON
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Banjima People
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Banjima People WCD2014/001
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 179
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1082
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ASHBURTON (WA)
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WEST PILBARA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (NORTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) EXMOUTH - ASHBURTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) EXMOUTH - ASHBURTON - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH HEDLAND
    PSMA Localities (2018) MULGA DOWNS
    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)
    PSMA Wards (2018) TABLELAND WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Ashburton (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Hamersley Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Achm
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Pilbara Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Chichester Range
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Open shrublands
    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 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    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 1.0666
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.9862
    Endemism 0.013581552
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0137093235
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 205.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.557644 index
    Species Richness 115.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.11610607
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 127.77 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 30.173334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.08229284
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -9.800001
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.619167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 19.913334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 29.190002 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.10009313
    Aridity index - month max 0.25160274
    Aridity index - month min 0.003749427
    Evaporation - annual mean 275.75476 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 9524.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 393.8227 mm
    Evaporation - month min 151.68202 mm
    Evaporation - variability 41.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 53.313854 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 43.305653 %
    Humidity - month max relative 65.05604 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 53.679882 %
    Humidity - month min relative 35.496277 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 35.496277 %
    Precipitation - annual 328.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 404.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 27.625341 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.7682337
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 49.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.100498386
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 102.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -8.136735
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 225.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 74.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 256.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 22.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.296665 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 25.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.055 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 38.30002 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 10.29 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 10.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 18.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 39.29 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.8
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.45 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 40.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 31.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 181.27713 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 19.570833 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 340.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 12.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 86.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 180.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 75.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 205.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 259.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 294.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 104.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 182.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 141.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 270.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5484.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 398.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 320.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 314.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.833494 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.2184033 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 158277.33 m
    Remoteness index 17.599771
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 12.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 129.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 258.0 %
    Runoff - average 727.0 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 36.68699
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 31.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.41 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 23.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5421466 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.15340137 %
    Clay % 43.374344 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 30.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.12
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.26
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.5078535
    Water holding capacity 27000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 22.644247
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.53838 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 266.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 87.666664 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 453.0 m
    Elevation 460.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.7457582 degrees
    Topographic relief 20.37347 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.011123 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1063 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 16.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 40.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 45.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 15.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0046 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 32.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2441 NDVI