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Occurrence record: Amphibian:R13177

PreservedSpecimen of Cyclorana platycephala | Water-holding Frog recorded on 1985-11-08

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Amphibian Collection
Supplied collection code "Amphibian"
Catalogue Number R13177
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Amphibian:R13177
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by M.E. King
Identified date 1985
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Inferred Associated Occurrences This record has 2 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1985

Event

Collecting date 1985-11-08
Supplied as year:1985  month:11  day:8 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cyclorana platycephala
Taxon rank species
Common name Water-holding Frog
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Amphibia
Order Anura
Family Hylidae
Genus Cyclorana
Species Cyclorana platycephala
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Supplied as: "NT"
Local government area Barkly (S)
Locality 5.3K S. No.44 Bore, Nr Loves Hole Creek
Latitude -19.5
Longitude 137.65
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

Class Amphibia
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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    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 Mitchell Grass Downs
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Barkly Tableland
    IBRA 7 Regions Mitchell Grass Downs
    IBRA 7 Subregions Barkly Tableland
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Mitchell Grass Downs
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid, with some growth in the warm season, but too dry for cropping
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Tussock grassland (tropical semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    River Regions DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    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
    Local Government Areas 2011 Barkly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Tableland
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BARKLY REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 321
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 506
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BARKLY
    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) BARKLY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BARKLY TABLELANDS - OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TENNANT CREEK
    PSMA Localities (2018) RANKEN
    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) BARKLY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARKLY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) KUWARRANGU WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Barkly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Georgina Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrlb
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Barkly-Tanami Plains Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Barkly Tablelands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Grasslands
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tussock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mitchell grass (Astrebla) tussock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tussock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1712
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.016373618
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.016373634
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 10.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.4708085 index
    Species Richness 5.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.11721731
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 159.4 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 31.958334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.85 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.73269814
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.35668072
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.579166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 19.300833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 29.050018 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.121084675
    Aridity index - month max 0.3834248
    Aridity index - month min 0.0045578512
    Evaporation - annual mean 250.2261 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 8945.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 335.43506 mm
    Evaporation - month min 162.8 mm
    Evaporation - variability 34.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.11 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.1 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 61.20017 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 46.47513 %
    Humidity - month max relative 70.8514 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 52.513542 %
    Humidity - month min relative 40.031364 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 40.031364 %
    Precipitation - annual 374.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 420.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 31.498638 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 6.634497
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.53455776
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 109.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.85217005
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 245.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 93.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 285.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.24 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 25.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 17.240833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 36.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 8.74 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 9.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 18.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.49 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.59
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.62 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 176.33955 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 413.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 12.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 12.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 101.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 262.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 103.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 264.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 252.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 287.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 91.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 183.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 151.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 183.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4797.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 378.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 303.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 296.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.14999999 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.700463 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.14999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.284605 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 423774.28 m
    Remoteness index 16.556133
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 9.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 316.0 %
    Runoff - average 367.0 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 36.713917
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 114.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.27 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 52.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3689774 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.10371395 %
    Clay % 56.688557 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.4 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.13
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.34
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 4.006848
    Water holding capacity 24000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 34.508232
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.32345 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 173.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 5.1666665 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 259.0 m
    Elevation 259.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.056023154 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.4736938 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.02447077 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2717 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 42.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 24.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 39.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 37.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0042 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 25.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4795 NDVI