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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.134035

Preserved specimen of Varanus gouldii gouldii (Gray, 1838) | Gould's Goanna recorded on 1989-11-18

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.134035
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:2035020","urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.134035"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.134035
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Shea, G"]
Identified date 1998
Collector ["Greer, A.E.","The Australian Museum"]
Supplied as "Greer, A. E. - The Australian Museum"
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 1989-11-18
Sampling protocol ["COL"]
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:2037189
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Latitude -30.783
Supplied as: "-30.783"
Longitude 121.45
Supplied as: "121.45"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Rubbish Tip at Boulder
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Western Australia, Rubbish Tip at Boulder (30° 47' S, 121° 27' E) 18/11/1989 - 18/11/1989, Greer, A. E. - The Australian Museum(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 30° 47' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 121° 27' E

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
dcterms:modified 2012/6/27
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Southwest Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southwestern Australia Forests and Scrub
    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 Coolgardie
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Eastern Goldfield
    IBRA 7 Regions Coolgardie
    IBRA 7 Subregions Eastern Goldfield
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Coolgardie Woodlands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Mixed settlements
    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) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt woodland (temperate)
    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 Yilgarn/GreatWesternWoodlands
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin
    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 O'Connor
    Local Government Areas 2011 Kalgoorlie/Boulder (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Kalgoorlie/Boulder
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF KALGOORLIE-BOULDER
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 197
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2180
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) KALGOORLIE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GOLDFIELDS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (SOUTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) O'CONNOR
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) O'CONNOR
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) KALGOORLIE - NINGIA MIA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) KALGOORLIE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KALGOORLIE
    PSMA Localities (2018) BROADWOOD
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 20,000 TO 49,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) KALGOORLIE - BOULDER
    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) KALGOORLIE - BOULDER
    Statistical Local Areas Kalgoorlie/Boulder (C) - Pt A
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Yilgarn Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Yilgarn Plateau Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Southern Goldfields Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, 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 shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.1239
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.1399
    Endemism 0.031454805
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.031933278
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 6391.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.8363833 index
    Species Richness 1190.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.121629514
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 81.78 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 20.093334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 9.89 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5414462
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.8262038
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.02 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.348333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.549988 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.13586779
    Aridity index - month max 0.37826782
    Aridity index - month min 0.04122201
    Evaporation - annual mean 212.12584 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 6754.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 381.78326 mm
    Evaporation - month min 74.02163 mm
    Evaporation - variability 23.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 69.69357 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 54.281593 %
    Humidity - month max relative 84.70337 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 69.14846 %
    Humidity - month min relative 42.853943 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 42.853943 %
    Precipitation - annual 239.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 273.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.16071428
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 76.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 47.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5714286
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.73170733
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 76.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 81.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 33.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 24.8025 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.17 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 28.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.68 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.95 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.8
    Temperature - warmest month min 17.18 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 220.78316 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 12.991667 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 263.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 80.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 14.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 47.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 27.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 58.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 34.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 92.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 183.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 280.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 53.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 114.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5263.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 333.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 249.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 122.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.084852815 degrees
    Distance - to coast 3.030594 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.13416407 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.084852815 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 235020.12 m
    Remoteness index 3.96
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 16.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 349.0 %
    Runoff - average 406.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 290.62134 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 26.313278
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 93.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.41 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 21.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4476545 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.30978125 %
    Clay % 39.853546 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 79.09091 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.15
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.3
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 2.4974828
    Water holding capacity 34000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 34.044106
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.72048 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 90.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 50.583332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 368.0 m
    Elevation 358.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.6017175 degrees
    Topographic relief 11.72339 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.6644696 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1511 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 19.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 38.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 53.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 9.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0075 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 28.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2494 NDVI