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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.49771

Preserved specimen of Varanus gouldii flavirufus Mertens, 1958 recorded on 1975-10-19

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.49771
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:2103560","urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.49771"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.49771
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Shea, G"]
Identified date 1998
Collector ["Rankin, P."]
Supplied as "P.Rankin Et Al"
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 1975-10-19
Sampling protocol ["COL"]
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:2024492
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Varanus gouldii flavirufus
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
Scientific name authorship Mertens, 1958
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Verbatim taxon rank 1

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Latitude -24.066
Supplied as: "-24.066"
Longitude 133.716
Supplied as: "133.716"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 3 M.N.Orange Ck on Stuart Hwy
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Northern Territory, 3 M.N.Orange Ck on Stuart Hwy (24° 04' S, 133° 43' E) 19/10/1975 - 19/10/1975, P.Rankin Et Al(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 24° 4' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 133° 43' E

Additional properties

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 Central Australian Freshwater
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Great Sandy-Tanami-Central Ranges Desert
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    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 Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Finke
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Finke P1
    IBRA 7 Regions Finke
    IBRA 7 Subregions Henbury
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Central Ranges Xeric Scrub
    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 Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    River Regions DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    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 Land Use Agreements Central Petroleum and others and Central Land Council ILUA re Exploration Permits 82, 112, 118 and 125
    Local Government Areas 2011 MacDonnell (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Sandover
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MACDONNELL REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 733
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1437
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SANDOVER - PLENTY
    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) AMOONGUNA - SANTA TERESA - TITJIKALA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) SOUTH MACDONNELL RANGES
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) APATULA
    PSMA Localities (2018) HUGH
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) RODINGA WARD
    Statistical Local Areas MacDonnell (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Amadeus Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Australian Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Todd Plains
    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 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 Leasehold
    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 0.5714
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8512
    Endemism 0.002817797
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0028292404
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 210.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.6794395 index
    Species Richness 124.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.07909189
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 107.62 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 20.3 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 3.32 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.69074595
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.43773672
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.5375 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.275833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 33.299988 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.089908734
    Aridity index - month max 0.1440092
    Aridity index - month min 0.037830602
    Evaporation - annual mean 243.94086 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 5980.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 388.37784 mm
    Evaporation - month min 109.15124 mm
    Evaporation - variability 38.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 62.125248 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 47.312134 %
    Humidity - month max relative 80.77318 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 58.765327 %
    Humidity - month min relative 39.92089 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 39.92089 %
    Precipitation - annual 253.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 292.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 21.166666 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.2405063
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 40.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.75757575
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 54.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.3137255
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 120.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 34.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 126.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 22.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.82 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.423333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 34.421997 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 34.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 16.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.41 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.12
    Temperature - warmest month min 20.68 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 155.36362 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 16.508333 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 274.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 43.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 10.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 37.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 39.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 104.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 36.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 104.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 207.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 335.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 33.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 124.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 162.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 144.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6139.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 368.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 280.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 280.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 7.823567 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.3238827 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 865336.94 m
    Remoteness index 8.4793625
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 7.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 400.0 %
    Runoff - average 579.0 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 11.530471
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 144.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 27.0 %
    Bulk density 1.2441176 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.21034127 %
    Clay % 24.830883 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 133.33333 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.1
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.14
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 1.7617648
    Water holding capacity 31000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 12.960827
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.01341 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 241.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 59.916668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 588.0 m
    Elevation 594.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.7945128 degrees
    Topographic relief 10.12396 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.5737985 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1613 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 23.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 56.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 33.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 11.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0069 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 24.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2724 NDVI