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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.165682

Preserved specimen of Morethia adelaidensis Peters, 1874 | Saltbush Morethia Skink recorded on 2003-09-22

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.165682
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2067946; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.165682
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.165682
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by G. Shea & R. Sadlier
Identified date 2003
Collector G. Swan Et Al. (Ahs 2003)
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol COL
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Date identified 2003
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";
Occurrence date 2003-09-22
Sampling protocol COL
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
Accepted name Morethia adelaidensis Peters, 1874
Scientific name authorship Peters, 1874
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Peters, 1874
Verbatim taxon rank 1

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -30.69249
Supplied as: "-30.69249"
Longitude 143.62166
Supplied as: "143.62166"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Lake Peery National Park
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, New South Wales, Lake Peery National Park (30° 41' 33" S, 143° 37' 18" E) 22/09/2003 - 22/09/2003, G. Swan Et Al. (Ahs 2003)(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 30° 41' 33" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 143° 37' 18" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2012/6/28
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
Rights holder Australian Museum
verbatim uncertainty 10m-100m

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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 bf6e2200-92a0-476d-80c1-4edec8e96138
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Morethia adelaidensis Peters, 1874
    Coordinates -30.69249,143.62166
    Related records
    Record UUID ece24f44-791c-484f-af58-a89265c744d0
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Morethia adelaidensis Peters, 1874
    Coordinates -30.69249,143.62166

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Paroo-Darling
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Paroo-Darling
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Paroo-Darling
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Paroo-Darling
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Paroo-Darling
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Paroo-Darling
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Paroo Floodplain & Currawinya IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant Five practices equal
    Land use Nature conservation
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lowland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW13
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units New South Wales Great Artesian Basin Central Shallow (GS36)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) NSW GAB Central Shallow (GS36)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW13
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Intersecting Streams
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS17
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Intersecting Streams
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys PAROO
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones lowland
    NRM Regions 2010 Western
    NRM Regions 2014 Western
    NRM Regions 2015 Western
    NRM Regions 2017 Western
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Western
    RAMSAR wetland regions Paroo River Wetlands
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) None = other cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Western
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Mulga Lands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Paroo Overflow
    IBRA 7 Regions Mulga Lands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Paroo Overflow
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australia Mulga Shrublands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid climate that is too dry to support field crops. Soil moisture tends to be greatest in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions PAROO RIVER
    Marine
    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 Farrer
    Local Government Areas 2011 Central Darling (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Central Darling
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CENTRAL DARLING SHIRE COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Barkindji, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Guwamu/Kooma, Kambuwal, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Murrawarri, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Wailwan, Wiradjuri
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Barapa Barapa, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Githabul, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Guwamu (Kooma), Kambuwal, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Maraura, Murrawarri, Mutthi Mutthi, Nari Nari, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wail
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Budjiti, Euahlayi, Guwamu/Kooma, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Kunja, Murrawarri, Ngemba
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barkandji, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Guwamu (Kooma), Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Kunja, Murrawarri, Ngemba
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Western
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 49
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2255
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR WEST
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BROKEN HILL AND FAR WEST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR WEST AND ORANA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PARKES
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PARKES
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FAR WEST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BROKEN HILL - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-WESTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) WILCANNIA
    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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARWON
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Central Darling (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Eromanga Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qd
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Warwick Lowland
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Open shrublands
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Casuarina and Allocasuarina open woodlands with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Other grasslands,herblands, sedgelands and rushlands
    Vegetation types - present Other grasslands, herblands, sedgelands and rushlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3923430.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4401
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.4945
    Endemism 9.982662E-4
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0010045214
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 857.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.575472 index
    Species Richness 219.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.115154006
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 66.79 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 18.7775 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 7.95 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7779492
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.27927542
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.825834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.508333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.669983 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.09226286
    Aridity index - month max 0.1630961
    Aridity index - month min 0.05003143
    Evaporation - annual mean 240.10663 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 5130.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 416.3484 mm
    Evaporation - month min 88.32421 mm
    Evaporation - variability 30.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 67.46992 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 53.05283 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.7137 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 68.15288 %
    Humidity - month min relative 42.394672 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 42.394672 %
    Precipitation - annual 221.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 246.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 18.563162 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.4698676
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 54.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 50.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.902925
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.10535101
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 29.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 81.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 33.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.621668 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.774167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 31.224213 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 32.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.91 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.44 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.25 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.14
    Temperature - warmest month min 19.61 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 227.37488 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 266.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 55.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 12.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 52.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 27.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 78.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 36.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 87.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 199.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 308.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 46.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 118.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 140.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 45.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6084.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 354.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 275.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 268.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
    Distance - to coast 6.07289 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.6657327 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 420045.88 m
    Remoteness index 15.906115
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 7.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 174.0 %
    Runoff - average 347.0 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 24.207153
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 144.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 27.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3209715 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.1886368 %
    Clay % 31.835308 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 79.09091 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.11
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.2
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 1.9194313
    Water holding capacity 27500.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 14.678649
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.62777 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 333.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 22.708334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 83.0 m
    Elevation 80.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.012917388 degrees
    Topographic relief 7.810974 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.5214926 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1472 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 19.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 30.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 58.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 13.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0068 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 17.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2307 NDVI