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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.11901

Preserved specimen of Varanus gouldii flavirufus Mertens, 1958

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.11901
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:2019867; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.11901"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.11901
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Shea, G"]
Identified date 1998
Collector ["Fletcher, H.O.","Barnes, W."]
Supplied as "H.O.Fletcher,W.Barnes"
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";
Sampling protocol ["COL"]
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:2005872
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED

Taxonomy

Scientific name Varanus gouldii flavirufus
Supplied scientific name "Varanus gouldii flavirufus Mertens, 1958"
Identified to rank subspecies
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Varanidae
Genus Varanus
Species Varanus gouldii
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Varanus gouldii flavirufus Mertens, 1958
Scientific name authorship Mertens, 1958
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Mertens, 1958
Verbatim taxon rank 1

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Latitude -20.583
Supplied as: "-20.583"
Longitude 130.333
Supplied as: "130.333"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality The Granites
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Northern Territory, The Granites (20° 35' S, 130° 20' E), H.O.Fletcher,W.Barnes(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 20° 35' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 130° 20' E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2015/7/13
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Southern Tanami
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Southern Tanami
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Southern Tanami
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Southern Tanami
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Southern Tanami
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Great Sandy-Tanami-Central Ranges Desert
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Managed resource protected areas
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    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 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Paleo
    IBRA 6 Regions Tanami
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Tanami P1
    IBRA 7 Regions Tanami
    IBRA 7 Subregions Tanami Desert
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Great Sandy-Tanami Desert
    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 (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    River Regions VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Indigenous Protected Areas 2013 Southern Tanami
    Local Government Areas 2011 Central Desert (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Tanami
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CENTRAL DESERT REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 215
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 229
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TANAMI
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ALICE SPRINGS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) NYIRRIPI AND TANAMI OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TANAMI OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) APATULA
    PSMA Localities (2018) TANAMI
    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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) STUART
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) STUART
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) NORTHERN TANAMI WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Central Desert (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Tanami Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Barkly-Tanami Plains Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Tanami Sandplain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Open shrublands
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Hummock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Hummock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Hummock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Hummock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8129
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.0101
    Endemism 0.0058464943
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0059597697
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2840.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.3183684 index
    Species Richness 496.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.11344833
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 120.97 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 28.760834 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.98 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5870463
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.6861975
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.655 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 18.250834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.289978 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.097119436
    Aridity index - month max 0.31927413
    Aridity index - month min 0.0141895
    Evaporation - annual mean 263.38577 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 9134.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 358.9 mm
    Evaporation - month min 152.4 mm
    Evaporation - variability 40.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 57.817696 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 43.782677 %
    Humidity - month max relative 71.04953 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 50.052643 %
    Humidity - month min relative 37.59567 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 37.59567 %
    Precipitation - annual 333.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 390.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 28.083334 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 4.78
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8703704
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 105.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.14583333
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 198.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 89.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 29.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 253.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 16.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.436665 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 25.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 16.1275 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 37.30002 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 6.44 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 17.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 16.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 38.28 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.84
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.28 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 143.50179 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.154166 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 395.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 23.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 21.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 87.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 231.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 94.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 231.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 247.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 315.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 71.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 172.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 160.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 193.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5320.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 386.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 305.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 305.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.5200961 degrees
    Distance - to coast 5.472495 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.5916925 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.5200961 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 524203.1 m
    Remoteness index 18.0
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 2.0 years
    Fire frequency 3.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 44.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 303.0 %
    Runoff - average 641.0 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 35.61788
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 142.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1362963 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.077349655 %
    Clay % 6.5 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.11
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.27
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 1.5925926
    Water holding capacity 46000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 28.734669
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.74333 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 317.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 30.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 402.0 m
    Elevation 400.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.15940164 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.06015 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.060582 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1303 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 21.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 71.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 19.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 10.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0046 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 22.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2318 NDVI