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Occurrence record: AustralianBiologicalTissueCollection:ABTC12097.2

Material Sample of Morethia adelaidensis Peters, 1874 | Saltbush Morethia Skink recorded on 1991-11-14

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Australia 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 ABTC12097.2
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:510508
Record type Material Sample
Supplied basis "MaterialSample"
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 2 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Relationship of resource same individual
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Disposition in collection

Event

Occurrence date 1991-11-14
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Morethia adelaidensis
Supplied scientific name "Morethia adelaidensis Peters, 1874"
Identified to rank species
Common name Saltbush Morethia Skink
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Scincidae
Genus Morethia
Species Morethia adelaidensis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Peters, 1874
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Latitude -29.6417
Supplied as: "-29.6417"
Longitude 138.0667
Supplied as: "138.0667"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 1 KM N OF MARREE
Coordinate precision 0.0001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 29 38 30 S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 138 04 00 E

Additional properties

blocked no
material sample type tissue
preparation type Heart
preservation temperature -70 degrees Celsius
preservation type Frozen
related resource catalog number SAMA:Herpetology:R38882

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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:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID c4fe8b0f-d7b1-4775-b615-e60840a81451
    Data Resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Morethia adelaidensis Peters, 1874
    Coordinates -29.6417,138.0667
    Related records
    Record UUID de3f39ab-91ce-42a2-9285-5fe9d14d6f6e
    Data Resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Morethia adelaidensis Peters, 1874
    Coordinates -29.6417,138.0667
    Record UUID fb7428a2-b1ec-4dfe-8fba-a37358f3e15c
    Data Resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Morethia adelaidensis Peters, 1874
    Coordinates -29.6417,138.0667

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2014 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2015 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2017 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South Australian Arid Lands
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    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 South Australian Arid Lands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Stony Plains
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Murnpeowie
    IBRA 7 Regions Stony Plains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Murnpeowie
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tirari-Sturt Stony Desert
    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) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Chenopod shrubland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 LAKE EYRE
    River Regions LAKE EYRE
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World South Australian Gulfs
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Grey
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements The Arabana Native Title Claim Settlement ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Unincorporated SA
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Unincorp. Flinders Ranges
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 PASTORAL UNINCORPORATED AREA
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 73
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 505
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - NORTH AND EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GREY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) GREY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) EYRE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) LAKE EYRE - LAKE TORRENS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) PORT AUGUSTA
    PSMA Localities (2018) MARREE
    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 (SA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) STUART
    PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (SA)
    Statistical Local Areas Unincorp. Flinders Ranges
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Eromanga Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Eyre-Frome Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Barren or sparsely vegetated
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Chenopod Shrublands, Samphire Shrublands and Forblands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mixed chenopod, samphire +/- forbs
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation - condition Bare
    Vegetation types - native Chenopod shrubs,samphire shrublands and forblands
    Vegetation types - present Chenopod shrublands, samphire shrubs and forblands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1911830.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.019951 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4029
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.00931429
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.009335924
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1892.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.611699 index
    Species Richness 508.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.057159137
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 88.71 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 12.3 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 4.52 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0921757
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.0889962
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.13 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.839167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 32.76999 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.054532364
    Aridity index - month max 0.09950249
    Aridity index - month min 0.023532763
    Evaporation - annual mean 273.76495 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 3560.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 470.49106 mm
    Evaporation - month min 100.5 mm
    Evaporation - variability 29.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 63.775692 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 49.08057 %
    Humidity - month max relative 82.73272 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 62.638386 %
    Humidity - month min relative 39.57329 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 39.57329 %
    Precipitation - annual 150.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 164.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 12.666667 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.52459013
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 34.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 29.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.81578946
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 44.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.21875
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 63.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 64.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 31.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.860834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.698334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 32.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 33.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.32 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.72 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.16
    Temperature - warmest month min 20.62 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 206.69029 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 179.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 33.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 10.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 33.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 34.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 64.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 25.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 69.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 206.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 326.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 46.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 125.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 153.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 125.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6165.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 372.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 284.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 277.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.920719 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0728011 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 528403.9 m
    Remoteness index 16.237238
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 8.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 176.0 %
    Runoff - average 471.0 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 9.648293
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 68.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.52 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 38.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5359917 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.024989435 %
    Clay % 51.11798 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.9222222 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.06
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.11
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 3.930466
    Water holding capacity 31000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 8.955223
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.58229 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 141.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 24.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 44.0 m
    Elevation 42.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.11485297 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.304489 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1617702 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1052 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 52.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 48.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 13.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.137 NDVI