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Occurrence record: Herpetology:J44393

PreservedSpecimen of Morethia boulengeri | South-eastern Morethia Skink recorded on 1980-09-23

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Amphibians and Reptiles
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalogue Number J44393
Other catalogue numbers 1944692
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Herpetology:J44393
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
License CC-BY
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1980-09-23
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Morethia boulengeri
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
Scientific name authorship (Ogilby, 1890)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Charters Towers (R)
Locality Natal Downs Stn
Latitude -21.083333
Longitude 146.166667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

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    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
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2014 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2015 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burdekin
    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 Burdekin
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Desert Uplands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Cape-Campaspe Plains
    IBRA 7 Regions Desert Uplands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Cape-Campaspe Plains
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Mitchell Grass Downs
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest and woodland (tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BURDEKIN RIVER
    River Regions BURDEKIN RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Kennedy
    Local Government Areas 2011 Charters Towers (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Dalrymple
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CHARTERS TOWERS REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 304
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DALRYMPLE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) CHARTERS TOWERS - AYR - INGHAM
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FLINDERS - RICHMOND - DALRYMPLE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) FLINDERS - RICHMOND - DALRYMPLE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) LLANARTH
    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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) DALRYMPLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TRAEGER
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Charters Towers (R) - Dalrymple
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Drummond Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Fitzroy Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Scartwater Hills
    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) Savannas
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tussock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Blue grass (Dicanthium) and tall bunch grass (Chrysopogon) tussock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tussock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4273293.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.001801 t/ha
    Potassium 0.075099 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.714
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.2715
    Endemism 0.0055332016
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0057727797
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 282.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.6909013 index
    Species Richness 131.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.18055859
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 117.9 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 38.138332 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 3.7 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.59375
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.67337245
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.698334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 17.9175 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 27.279999 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.25418207
    Aridity index - month max 0.6663003
    Aridity index - month min 0.05310644
    Evaporation - annual mean 179.67168 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 11103.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 256.6011 mm
    Evaporation - month min 98.5 mm
    Evaporation - variability 31.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.2 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.14 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.18 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 70.28134 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 52.94879 %
    Humidity - month max relative 76.9576 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 58.755573 %
    Humidity - month min relative 45.415936 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 45.415936 %
    Precipitation - annual 570.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 533.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 47.5 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 3.2
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 48.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.60294116
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 75.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.6506024
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 263.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 123.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 279.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 20.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 30.500834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 15.8475 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 27.200012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 27.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 8.18 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 9.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 18.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.54 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.15 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.47
    Temperature - warmest month min 21.89 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 108.95114 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 624.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 37.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 80.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 345.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 136.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 345.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 235.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 255.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 96.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 176.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 135.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 190.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4162.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 351.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 281.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 281.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.014142135 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.925669 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.014142135 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 262377.38 m
    Remoteness index 13.301962
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 131.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 185.0 %
    Runoff - average 1321.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 223.20827 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 41.73499
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 72.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.37 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 44.0 %
    Bulk density 1.711921 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.32310328 %
    Clay % 44.68733 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 9.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.24
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.44
    Nutrient status 1.35 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.493188
    Water holding capacity 28000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 59.96703
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.8968 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 72.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 24.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 213.0 m
    Elevation 213.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0791987 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.705444 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1535506 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3637 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 57.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 1.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 47.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 53.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0101 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 32.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5562 NDVI