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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.178146.001

Preserved specimen of Varanus giganteus (Gray, 1845) | Perentie recorded on 2013-10-10

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.178146.001
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:1599698; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.178146.001
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.178146.001
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector Sadlier, R.|Beatson, C.
Supplied as "R. Sadlier & C. Beatson"
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol Road kill
Associated records ASSOCIATED
State conservation Northern Territory:

Event

Occurrence date 2013-10-10
Sampling protocol Road kill
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Latitude -23.73813
Supplied as: "-23.73813"
Longitude 133.72691
Supplied as: "133.72691"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality W of Alice Springs, Larapinta Dr, 17.7km W of Stuart Hwy intersection
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Northern Territory, W of Alice Springs, Larapinta Dr, 17.7km W of Stuart Hwy intersection (23° 44' 17" S, 133° 43' 37" E) 10/10/2013 - 10/10/2013, R. Sadlier & C. Beatson(collectors), Road kill";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 23° 44' 17.3" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 133° 43' 36.9" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2020/4/16
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10m-100m

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 4e988c52-1f23-4130-a79b-8c0bfb2f2530
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Varanus giganteus (Gray, 1845)
    Coordinates -23.73813,133.72691
    Related records
    Record UUID c2832ac6-f7a0-403e-94b0-8bfe7d16b204
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Varanus giganteus (Gray, 1845)
    Coordinates -23.73813,133.72691

    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 Managed resource protected areas
    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 MacDonnell Ranges
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions MacDonnell Ranges P1
    IBRA 7 Regions MacDonnell Ranges
    IBRA 7 Subregions McDonnell
    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
    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 Arunta Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Lyic
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Australian Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Central Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 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 Acacia Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Acacia (+/- low) open woodlands and sparse shrublands with hummock grass
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Acacia shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.1828
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6289
    Endemism 0.0115332985
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.011956228
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 15491.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.6224165 index
    Species Richness 1085.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.07885282
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 110.2 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 20.598333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 2.77 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7009288
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.41745895
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.491667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.1775 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 33.04001 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.096185595
    Aridity index - month max 0.15077046
    Aridity index - month min 0.04199878
    Evaporation - annual mean 239.4152 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 6513.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 377.95047 mm
    Evaporation - month min 108.51568 mm
    Evaporation - variability 40.0 %
    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 62.08437 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 47.226414 %
    Humidity - month max relative 80.57118 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 58.463646 %
    Humidity - month min relative 40.105778 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 40.105778 %
    Precipitation - annual 262.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 293.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 22.470581 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.3036292
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 8.806709 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.74713606
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 57.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.33213156
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 123.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 38.80671 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 129.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 22.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.710835 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.403334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 34.68402 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 33.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.21 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) 15.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.15 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.1
    Temperature - warmest month min 20.54 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 155.91374 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 12.575 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 284.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 43.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 9.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 36.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 42.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 111.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 37.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 111.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 208.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 333.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 35.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 126.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 162.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 147.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6064.0 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 8.139901 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.041231055 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 856801.06 m
    Remoteness index 6.7661963
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 21.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 420.0 %
    Runoff - average 435.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) -0.074345194 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 11.162313
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 21.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 0.722029 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.11910975 %
    Clay % 11.753623 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 126.666664 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.1
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.13
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 1.0956522
    Water holding capacity 46000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 13.569341
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.33407 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 102.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 166.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 609.0 m
    Elevation 618.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.904554 degrees
    Topographic relief 92.33282 m
    Topographic slope (%) 6.122373 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1992 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 34.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 41.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 33.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 26.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0097 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 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3639 NDVI