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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.81

Preserved specimen of Varanus gouldii (Gray, 1838) | Gould's Goanna

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.81
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:2136956","urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.81"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.81
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector ["Cairn, E. J"]
Supplied as "Cairn, E J"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Purchase]
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "3";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "3";
Sampling protocol ["Purchase"]
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:2006336
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED

Taxonomy

Scientific name Varanus gouldii
Supplied scientific name "Varanus gouldii (Gray, 1838)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Gould's Goanna
Supplied common name "Sand Monitor"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Varanidae
Genus Varanus
Species Varanus gouldii
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Varanus gouldii (Gray, 1838)
Scientific name authorship (Gray, 1838)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Gray, 1838)
Verbatim taxon rank 3

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Latitude -17.3
Supplied as: "-17.3"
Longitude 123.616
Supplied as: "123.616"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Derby
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Western Australia, Derby (17° 18' S, 123° 37' E), Cairn, E J(Collector), Purchase, Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 17° 18' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 123° 37' E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2015/7/13
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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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 Kimberley Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Other minimal uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    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 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Kimberley
    IBRA 6 Regions Dampierland
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Fitzroy Trough
    IBRA 7 Regions Dampierland
    IBRA 7 Subregions Fitzroy Trough
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Kimberly Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Temperature and moisture are more seasonal strongly developed wet and dry seasons and the growing season is shorter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FITZROY RIVER (WA)
    River Regions FITZROY RIVER (WA)
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Kimberley
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Durack
    Local Government Areas 2011 Derby-West Kimberley (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Derby-West Kimberley
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF DERBY-WEST KIMBERLEY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 555
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1162
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DERBY - WEST KIMBERLEY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KIMBERLEY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (NORTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) OUTER DERBY - WEST KIMBERLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) OUTER DERBY - WEST KIMBERLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) WEST KIMBERLEY
    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 (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) KIMBERLEY, MP
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    Statistical Local Areas Derby-West Kimberley (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Canning Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qe
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kimberley Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Fitzroy 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) Open shrublands
    Land cover Ephemeral and Permanent Water Features
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Naturally bare - sand, rock, claypan, mudflat
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Naturally bare, sand, rock, claypan, mudflat
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation types - native Naturally bare - sand, rock, claypan
    Vegetation types - present Naturally bare - sand, rock, claypan, mudflats

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6879
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8278
    Endemism 0.01497616
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.020689443
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 15.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2358.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.4746895 index
    Species Richness 260.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.2626636
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 184.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 58.295834 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.16 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.07450613
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -11.515681
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.586666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.7475 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.570007 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.2538613
    Aridity index - month max 0.93156934
    Aridity index - month min 0.004512688
    Evaporation - annual mean 214.02452 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 273.69742 mm
    Evaporation - month min 169.06274 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.23 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.23 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 67.258064 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 58.993446 %
    Humidity - month max relative 80.44189 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 68.94873 %
    Humidity - month min relative 52.060276 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 52.060276 %
    Precipitation - annual 644.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 763.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 53.5 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 7.757576
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.121212125
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 138.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -6.904762
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 293.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 192.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 61.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 614.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 15.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.535 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 28.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 21.154167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 28.600006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.32 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 26.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.55 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.57 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.03
    Temperature - warmest month min 25.83 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 156.42014 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 562.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 14.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 132.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 231.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 174.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 443.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 279.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 214.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 150.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 233.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 121.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 268.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 56.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2981.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 364.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 308.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 301.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.06708203 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.06 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.40249223 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.06708203 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1273.9436 m
    Remoteness index 11.14823
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.57471263 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.065413 Degrees C
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 123.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.45 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 13.0 %
    Bulk density 0.94526315 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.045584634 %
    Clay % 30.421053 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 12.029412 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.31
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.91
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 2.7263157
    Water holding capacity 23000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.94522 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 311.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 32.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 4.0 m
    Elevation 2.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.17370716 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.694414 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2405721 %
    Vegetation
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 12.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0043 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr