Search Specimens

OZCAM (Online Zoo-log-i-cal Col-lec-tions of Aus-tralian Muse-ums) pro-vides access to an online data-base of records aggre-gated from fau-nal col-lec-tions data-bases in Aus-tralian museums.

Occurrence record: Herpetology:J79667

PreservedSpecimen of Eulamprus quoyii | Eastern Water-skink recorded on 1976-02-18

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 J79667
Other catalogue numbers 1306889
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Herpetology:J79667
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Collector urn:qm.qld.gov.au:collector:40
Sex Male
License CC-BY
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1976-02-18
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Eulamprus quoyii
Taxon rank species
Common name Eastern Water-skink
Supplied common name "Eastern Water Skink"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Scincidae
Genus Eulamprus
Species Eulamprus quoyii
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Duméril and Bibron, 1839)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Townsville (C)
Locality Mt Spec
Latitude -18.95
Longitude 146.18
Supplied as: "146.183333"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD66"
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Biome Terrestrial

User flagged issues 

User Assertion Status:

    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Coordinate precision not valid Failed
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Coordinates converted to WGS84 Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Incomplete collection date Passed
    First of the month Passed
    Collector name unparseable Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Kingdom not recognised Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Passed
    Unrecognized geodetic datum Passed
    Decimal latitude/longitude conversion failed Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Supplied country not recognised Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not valid Passed
    Missing coordinate precision Passed
    Precision / range mismatch Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not specified Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Coordinates dont match supplied state Passed
    Habitat incorrect for species Passed
    Show/Hide 10 missing properties
    Show/Hide 37 tests that have not been run

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Paluma Range
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Paluma Range
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Paluma Range
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Girringun
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    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 - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Queensland Tropical Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Paluma IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    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 Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Paluma - Seaview
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Paluma-Seaview
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    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) Subtropical: no dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Rainforest (tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BLACK RIVER
    River Regions BLACK 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
    Indigenous Protected Areas 2013 Girringun
    Local Government Areas 2011 Townsville (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Thuringowa - Pt B
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TOWNSVILLE CITY
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Nywaigi People QCD2018/002
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 10
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1014
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN BEACHES
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TOWNSVILLE - NORTHERN BEACHES
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) CRYSTAL CREEK
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer 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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) HINCHINBROOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) HINCHINBROOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Northern Beaches-Pinnacles
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Charters Towers Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Cgw2
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Burdekin Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Hervey Tablelands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Rainforests and Vine Thickets
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Warm Temperate Rainforest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Rainforests and vine thickets
    Vegetation types - present Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes, lagoons

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4273293.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3607
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0792
    Endemism 0.060721632
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.065926805
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 11322.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.916675 index
    Species Richness 1455.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7899024
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 117.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 145.64583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 22.19 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.35714287
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.7892344
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.2775 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 16.446667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.130005 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.4745154
    Aridity index - month max 4.4171925
    Aridity index - month min 0.3167591
    Evaporation - annual mean 124.4503 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 29265.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 182.01201 mm
    Evaporation - month min 71.831505 mm
    Evaporation - variability 12.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.71 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.31 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.96545 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 69.73096 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.20835 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 74.53344 %
    Humidity - month min relative 62.612816 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 62.612816 %
    Precipitation - annual 1705.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1899.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 188.36075 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 3.110872
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 123.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 41.234184 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 108.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.35084328
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 92.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.8420414
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 1013.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 554.12854 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 121.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1133.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 24.2725 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 15.1325 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.850311 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 10.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 9.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 15.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.53 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.1
    Temperature - warmest month min 18.87 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 23.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 179.4063 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1026.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 78.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 20.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 65.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 80.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 510.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 207.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 583.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 197.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 203.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 86.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 149.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 109.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 159.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3300.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 289.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 233.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 229.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1220656 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.12529963 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 18002.145 m
    Remoteness index 8.001634
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1262.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 137.0 %
    Runoff - average 10454.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.44843048 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 945.89 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 4.5246015 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 74.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.49 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3533334 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.8531125 %
    Clay % 46.464287 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 137.5 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.83
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.95 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.6 m
    Soil pedality 3.7
    Water holding capacity 45000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.4542 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 38.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 735.2917 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 859.0 m
    Elevation 908.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.5474474 degrees
    Topographic relief 138.0073 m
    Topographic slope (%) 6.478799 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1528 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 7.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0039 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 84.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 14.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1484 NDVI