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Occurrence record: AustralianBiologicalTissueCollection:ABTC74824

Material Sample of Varanus gouldii (Gray, 1838) | Gould's Goanna

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
Institution code South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Australian Biological Tissue Collection
Supplied collection code "AustralianBiologicalTissueCollection"
Catalog number ABTC74824
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:559677"]
Record type Material Sample
Supplied basis "MaterialSample"
Preparations Alcohol preserved tissue
Record number 93
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Relationship of resource same individual
Disposition in collection

Event

Event ID urn:emu.sam.sa.gov.au:Event:195187
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Latitude -14.5833
Supplied as: "-14.5833"
Longitude 125.75
Supplied as: "125.7500"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Mitchell Plateau
Coordinate precision 0.0001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 14 35 00 S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 125 45 00 E

Additional properties

blocked no
material sample type tissue
preparation type Liver
preservation temperature Room temperature
preservation type Ethanol
related resource catalog number WAM:REPT:R60671

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Uunguu
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Uunguu
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Uunguu
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Other minimal uses
    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) Stubble mulched
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble mulched
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Kimberley
    IBRA 6 Regions Northern Kimberley
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Mitchell
    IBRA 7 Regions Northern Kimberley
    IBRA 7 Subregions Mitchell
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Kimberly Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 KING EDWARD RIVER
    River Regions KING EDWARD RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Kimberley
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    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 Wyndham-East Kimberley (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Wyndham-East Kimberley
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Uunguu Part A
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Uunguu Part A WCD2011/001
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 108
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 270
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) KUNUNURRA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KIMBERLEY
    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) NORTH KIMBERLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) NORTH-WEST KIMBERLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KUNUNURRA
    PSMA Localities (2018) MITCHELL PLATEAU
    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) KIMBERLEY, MP
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    Statistical Local Areas Wyndham-East Kimberley (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Kimberley Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Lbkc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kimberley Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Couchman Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Eucalypt Low Woodland
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Savannas
    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 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    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 0.4675
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.4396
    Endemism 0.02429621
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.026046706
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1608.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.0466094 index
    Species Richness 403.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.465103
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 184.19 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 102.465836 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.45 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3116304
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.1881866
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.998333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.179167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.289978 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.5360676
    Aridity index - month max 1.7844694
    Aridity index - month min 0.005165206
    Evaporation - annual mean 182.661 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 20996.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 237.70804 mm
    Evaporation - month min 142.0518 mm
    Evaporation - variability 10.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.4 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.17 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.37 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 67.673775 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 59.962906 %
    Humidity - month max relative 82.65745 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.84332 %
    Humidity - month min relative 48.122425 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 48.122425 %
    Precipitation - annual 1095.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1352.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 91.53164 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 11.379565
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3128864
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 115.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.172391
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 380.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 284.4866 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 944.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 10.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.33917 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.674168 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 24.975677 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 12.85 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.06 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.9
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.95 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 143.22397 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.154166 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1331.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 16.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 16.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 116.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 267.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 356.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 964.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 271.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 158.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 181.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 238.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 91.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 238.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 57.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2074.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 339.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 291.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 283.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.08485281 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.116619036 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 5371.2275 m
    Remoteness index 17.99942
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 4.0 years
    Fire frequency 3.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1330.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 60.0 %
    Runoff - average 10288.0 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 80.99999
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 56.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 25.0 %
    Bulk density 1.428187 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.53823465 %
    Clay % 48.955383 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 90.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.48
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.6 index
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 3.184561
    Water holding capacity 31000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.55685 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 343.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 208.16667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 192.0 m
    Elevation 131.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.4238375 degrees
    Topographic relief 71.78311 m
    Topographic slope (%) 3.731397 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5876 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 55.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.006 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 46.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7812 NDVI