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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.185797.001

PreservedSpecimen of Morethia boulengeri | South-eastern Morethia Skink recorded on 2018-08-12

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Herpetology Collection
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalogue Number R.185797.001
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:2348248; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.185797.001
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.185797.001
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Retired - Mahony, Mr Stephen Vincent - Australian Museum - Herpetology
Identified date 2018-8
Sex Unknown
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Inferred Associated Occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Sampling protocol Hand
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2018-8

Event

Collecting date 2018-08-12
Sampling protocol Hand
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1246968

Taxonomy

Scientific name Morethia boulengeri
Supplied scientific name "Morethia boulengeri (Ogilby, 1890)"
Taxon rank species
Common name South-eastern Morethia Skink
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Scincidae
Genus Morethia
Species Morethia boulengeri
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Ogilby, 1890)
Accepted name usage Morethia boulengeri (Ogilby, 1890)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Upper Hunter Shire (A)
Latitude -32.09748
Longitude 150.98648
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system 0 - 10m
Verbatim locality Brushy Hill Lookout, Lake Glenbawn State Park
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Australia, New South Wales, Muswellbrook, Brushy Hill Lookout, Lake Glenbawn State Park (32° 05' 51" S, 150° 59' 11" E) 12/08/2018 - 12/08/2018, Retired - Mahony, Mr Stephen Vincent - Australian Museum - Herpetology(Collector), Prichard, Miss H"; ecatalogue.SqsCityTown: "Muswellbrook";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10.0
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 150° 59' 11.35" E
Verbatim latitude 32° 5' 50.97" S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2019/7/4
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 0m-10m

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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 669bee0e-6c86-404e-9353-ab74113ee898
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Morethia boulengeri (Ogilby, 1890)
    Coordinates -32.09748,150.98648
    Year 2018
    Month 08
    Day 12
    Related records
    Record UUID b38fb1f2-f2a3-425e-8869-df9b289f9689
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Morethia boulengeri (Ogilby, 1890)
    Coordinates -32.09748,150.98648
    Year 2018
    Month 08
    Day 12
    Comments One of the collectors was null or unknown
    Coordinates were identical
    Record UUID 3bd7bc7b-86b6-4b2e-992e-ce8af54fba58
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Morethia boulengeri (Ogilby, 1890)
    Coordinates -32.09748,150.98648
    Year 2018
    Month 08
    Day 12
    Comments One of the collectors was null or unknown
    Coordinates were identical
    Record UUID c8944ab2-9605-4f5e-ad95-554d00168567
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Morethia boulengeri (Ogilby, 1890)
    Coordinates -32.09748,150.98648
    Year 2018
    Month 08
    Day 12
    Comments One of the collectors was null or unknown
    Coordinates were identical
    Record UUID b38fb1f2-f2a3-425e-8869-df9b289f9689
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Morethia boulengeri (Ogilby, 1890)
    Coordinates -32.09748,150.98648
    Year 2018
    Month 08
    Day 12
    Comments One of the collectors was null or unknown
    Coordinates were identical
    Record UUID 3bd7bc7b-86b6-4b2e-992e-ce8af54fba58
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Morethia boulengeri (Ogilby, 1890)
    Coordinates -32.09748,150.98648
    Year 2018
    Month 08
    Day 12
    Comments One of the collectors was null or unknown
    Coordinates were identical
    Record UUID c8944ab2-9605-4f5e-ad95-554d00168567
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Morethia boulengeri (Ogilby, 1890)
    Coordinates -32.09748,150.98648
    Year 2018
    Month 08
    Day 12
    Comments One of the collectors was null or unknown
    Coordinates were identical

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    GER Hunter Valley GER Hunter Valley
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Managed resource protected areas
    NRM Regions 2010 Hunter-Central Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2015 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2017 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Hunter
    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 Hunter
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions NSW North Coast
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Ellerston
    IBRA 7 Regions NSW North Coast
    IBRA 7 Subregions Ellerston
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Most plant growth in summer, although summers are moisture limiting. Temperature limits growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (hot summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 HUNTER RIVER
    River Regions HUNTER RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Hunter
    Local Government Areas 2011 Upper Hunter Shire (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Upper Hunter Shire
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 UPPER HUNTER SHIRE COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Hunter
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 723
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SCONE REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) UPPER HUNTER
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) HUNTER VALLEY EXC NEWCASTLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) NEW ENGLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) NEW ENGLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) UPPER HUNTER
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) UPPER HUNTER
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) GLENBAWN
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner 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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Upper Hunter Shire (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
    Surface Geology of Australia DCskf
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Macleay-Barrington Fall
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Woody savannas
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8673855.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.0985
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.5983
    Endemism 0.0038523306
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0040301187
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 4612.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.713296 index
    Species Richness 760.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.44282824
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 53.84 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 52.7425 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 33.47 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9762636
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.024155263
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.119167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.39 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 27.279999 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.47380403
    Aridity index - month max 0.980899
    Aridity index - month min 0.2777112
    Evaporation - annual mean 135.97737 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 14844.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 238.16234 mm
    Evaporation - month min 55.17346 mm
    Evaporation - variability 21.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.12 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 78.02357 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 63.329964 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.08851 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 73.95005 %
    Humidity - month min relative 53.69134 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 53.69134 %
    Precipitation - annual 684.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 688.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 55.95554 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.3870623
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 135.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 41.119583 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 132.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0533035
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.052954897
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 223.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 84.13693 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 224.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 31.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 23.2725 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.523334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 26.401733 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 27.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.96 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 10.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.14 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.67
    Temperature - warmest month min 15.78 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 22.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 140.89511 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 699.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 130.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 35.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 119.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 31.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 253.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 100.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 253.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 168.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 273.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 30.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 104.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 138.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 113.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4803.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 303.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 227.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 227.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.01 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.131459 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 66880.87 m
    Remoteness index 2.7376542
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 110.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 248.0 %
    Runoff - average 282.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.6 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 67.57352
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 74.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6229937 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.6834401 %
    Clay % 39.43949 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 13.125 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.47
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.67
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.2484076
    Water holding capacity 18750.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 73.81727
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.77723 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 83.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 314.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 317.0 m
    Elevation 295.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.1232715 degrees
    Topographic relief 77.56677 m
    Topographic slope (%) 6.606768 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2998 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 28.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 72.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 62.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6752 NDVI