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Occurrence record: Herpetology:QVM:1962:4:0002

PreservedSpecimen of Litoria ewingii | Brown Tree Frog recorded on 1962-02-03

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queen Victoria Museum Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "QVMAG"
Collection Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery - Herpetology
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalogue Number QVM:1962:4:0002
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations wet
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1962-02-03
Supplied as year:1962  month:02  day:03 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Litoria ewingii
Taxon rank species
Common name Brown Tree Frog
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Amphibia
Order Anura
Supplied as "Salientia"
Family Hylidae
Genus Litoria
Species Litoria ewingii
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 Tasmania
Local government area Meander Valley (M)
Locality Lake Ball
Habitat grassy plain
Latitude -41.85
Longitude 146.28333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

occurence id URN:catalog:QVMAG:Herpetology:QVM:1962:4:0002

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Walls of Jerusalem
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Walls of Jerusalem
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Walls of Jerusalem
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Walls of Jerusalem
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Tasmanian Temperate Rainforests
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 North
    NRM Regions 2014 North
    NRM Regions 2015 North
    NRM Regions 2017 North NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North NRM Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Tasmanian Central Highlands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Central Highlands
    IBRA 7 Regions Tasmanian Central Highlands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Central Highlands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Central Highland Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Very cold winters with summers too short for crop growth
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (cool summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DERWENT RIVER
    River Regions DERWENT RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lyons
    Local Government Areas 2011 Meander Valley (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Meander Valley
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MEANDER VALLEY COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 882
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF TAS.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DELORAINE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MEANDER VALLEY - WEST TAMAR
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) LAUNCESTON AND NORTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LYONS
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MEANDER VALLEY - KENTISH
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MEANDER VALLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Localities (2018) WALLS OF JERUSALEM
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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 (TAS.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MCINTYRE
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (TAS.)
    Statistical Local Areas Meander Valley (M) - Pt B
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Central Tasmania Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Jdtm
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Lakes Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Low Open
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Grasslands, Herblands, Sedgelands and Rushlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Wet tussock grassland with herbs, sedges or rushes, herblands or ferns
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt low open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus low open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3976693.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4181
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6747
    Endemism 0.010969532
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.017709099
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1276.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.881241 index
    Species Richness 545.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.7658716
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 42.68 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 116.395004 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 56.78 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1402262
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.1398056
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 10.43 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 2.3 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.75 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 4.077513
    Aridity index - month max 11.331578
    Aridity index - month min 0.7473958
    Evaporation - annual mean 56.206112 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 15698.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 112.16582 mm
    Evaporation - month min 14.204313 mm
    Evaporation - variability 7.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 90.484024 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 89.39432 %
    Humidity - month max relative 96.52728 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 96.52728 %
    Humidity - month min relative 82.155235 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 82.155235 %
    Precipitation - annual 1445.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1519.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 128.17226 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.48581097
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 475.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 77.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 250.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1372927
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 25.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.13691773
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 250.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 174.83228 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 493.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 12.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 53.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 19.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 8.8575 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 5.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 1.0841666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 17.078613 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min -1.42 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) -1.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 1.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 9.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 15.16 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.19
    Temperature - warmest month min 4.32 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 16.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 9.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 2.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 149.48804 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1848.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 606.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 76.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 286.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 27.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 286.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 222.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 610.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 53.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 177.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -18.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 13.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 83.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 94.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3187.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 159.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 94.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 16.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.6972087 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 63999.027 m
    Remoteness index 7.470785
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 8509.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 5.0 %
    Runoff - average 25467.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 3.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 165.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.1 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1313274 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 5.913912 %
    Clay % 30.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.99
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 0.9 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 2.2274337
    Water holding capacity 68000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.87345 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 261.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 655.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 1200.0 m
    Elevation 1173.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.003114 degrees
    Topographic relief 39.7926 m
    Topographic slope (%) 3.359099 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2954 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 34.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 28.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 5.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 67.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0241 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 61.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 6.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7173 NDVI