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Occurrence record: REPT:R164193

Preserved specimen of Varanus giganteus (Gray, 1845) | Perentie

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Herpetology Collection
Supplied collection code "REPT"
Catalog number R164193
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:REPT:R164193
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Skeletal
Identified by MARYAN,B.
Identified date 2005
Collector Maryan, B.
Supplied as "MARYAN, B."
Individual count 1
Life stage Adult
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol FOUND DEAD
Date identified 2005

Event

Sampling protocol FOUND DEAD
Verbatim event date 04/10/2005
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Locality Mungilli outstation
Latitude -25.249167
Supplied as: "-25.249167"
Longitude 124.298056
Supplied as: "124.298056"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 200000.0
Municipality MUNGILLI OUTSTATION
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 25°14`57"S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 124°17`53"E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Birriliburu
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Birriliburu
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Birriliburu
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Birriliburu
    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 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 Gibson Desert
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Lateritic Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions Gibson Desert
    IBRA 7 Subregions Lateritic Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Gibson 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) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Acacia shrubland (mulga) (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North Western Plateau
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DE GREY RIVER
    River Regions DE GREY RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Deserts
    Marine
    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
    Indigenous Protected Areas 2013 Birriliburu
    Local Government Areas 2011 Wiluna (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Wiluna
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF WILUNA
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Birriliburu People - Part A
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Birriliburu People - Part A WCD2008/002
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 169
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 223
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MEEKATHARRA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MID WEST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (SOUTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WILUNA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WILUNA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KALGOORLIE
    PSMA Localities (2018) LITTLE SANDY DESERT
    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)
    Statistical Local Areas Wiluna (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Officer Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Sandland Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Gibson Desert Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous managed, 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 Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mulga (Acacia aneura) woodlands and shrublands +/- tussock grass +/- forbs
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Acacia shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2741
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8411
    Endemism 0.008199301
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.00819968
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 51.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.1724312 index
    Species Richness 27.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.05816952
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 135.89 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 17.285 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.27151388
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.5200486
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.573334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 17.415833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 32.45999 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.06649641
    Aridity index - month max 0.13071024
    Aridity index - month min 0.012209607
    Evaporation - annual mean 278.46457 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 5737.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 439.71594 mm
    Evaporation - month min 122.40815 mm
    Evaporation - variability 40.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 57.56822 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 43.79142 %
    Humidity - month max relative 73.42764 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 55.689846 %
    Humidity - month min relative 35.89464 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 35.89464 %
    Precipitation - annual 204.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 254.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 17.166666 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.8888889
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.33333334
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 75.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.9047619
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 124.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 42.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 125.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 25.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 30.011667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 15.136667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 37.30002 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 33.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.75 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 14.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 38.29 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.1
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.28 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 39.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 200.17274 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 16.179167 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 177.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 33.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 16.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 49.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 71.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 30.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 71.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 229.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 327.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 61.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 144.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 150.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 198.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 45.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6300.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 388.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 303.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 303.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 6.794733 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 2.0491948 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 559150.94 m
    Remoteness index 17.960558
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 9.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 13.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 151.0 %
    Runoff - average 352.0 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 12.286464
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 59.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.39 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 19.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3785555 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.09209157 %
    Clay % 22.766666 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 157.14285 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.08
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.12
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 2.2177777
    Water holding capacity 22000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 11.763922
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.13078 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 322.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 42.708332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 461.0 m
    Elevation 457.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.5241159 degrees
    Topographic relief 4.141785 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.253914 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1186 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 16.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 35.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 54.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 12.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0024 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 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) 0.2561 NDVI