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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.142858

Preserved specimen of Varanus gouldii (Gray, 1838) | Gould's Goanna recorded on 1980-10-05

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.142858
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:2044478","urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.142858"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.142858
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Shea, G"]
Identified date 1999
Collector ["Ehmann, H"]
Supplied as "Ehmann, H"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [COL]
Date identified 1999
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";
Occurrence date 1980-10-05
Sampling protocol ["COL"]
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:2031510
Date precision DAY

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 1

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -30.88388
Supplied as: "-30.88388"
Longitude 147.61916
Supplied as: "147.61916"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Macquarie Marshes, near Glencoe Turnoff
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, New South Wales, Macquarie Marshes, near Glencoe Turnoff (30° 53' 02" S, 147° 37' 09" E) 05/10/1980 - 05/10/1980, Ehmann, H(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 30° 53' 2" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 147° 37' 9" E

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
dcterms:modified 2012/6/27
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10m-100m

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Directory of Important Wetlands Macquarie Marshes
    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 Macquarie Marshes IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    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 Surat Shallow (GS34)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) NSW GAB Surat Shallow (GS34)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW11
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Macquarie-Castlereagh
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS20
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Macquarie���Castlereagh
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys MACQUARIE
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones lowland
    Murray-Darling Basin Wetland Groups Floodplain Wetlands
    NRM Regions 2010 Central West
    NRM Regions 2014 Central West
    NRM Regions 2015 Central West
    NRM Regions 2017 Central West
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Central West
    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 Central West
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Darling Riverine Plains
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Bogan-Macquarie
    IBRA 7 Regions Darling Riverine Plains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Bogan-Macquarie
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Growth is limited by moisture rather than temperature and the winters are mild. Growth is relatively even through the year
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt woodland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions MACQUARIE-BOGAN RIVERS
    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 Parkes
    Local Government Areas 2011 Warren (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Warren
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WARREN 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 Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Wailwan, Wiradjuri
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Wailwan, Wiradjuri
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Central West
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 393
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) NYNGAN - WARREN
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BOURKE - COBAR - COONAMBLE
    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) WARREN
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WARREN
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) DUBBO
    PSMA Localities (2018) OXLEY
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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 Warren (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Surat Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Upper Darling 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) Savannas
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Acacia (+/- low) open woodlands and sparse shrublands with chenopods
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6439354.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.014873 t/ha
    Potassium 0.016521 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4964
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.3312
    Endemism 8.289595E-4
    Endemism (Non-marine) 8.3602266E-4
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1557.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.376243 index
    Species Richness 394.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.23390596
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 61.65 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 33.655 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 16.98 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8049361
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.23970968
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.2925 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.825833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.24002 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.23029368
    Aridity index - month max 0.48355997
    Aridity index - month min 0.10477299
    Evaporation - annual mean 191.14494 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 10258.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 343.6 mm
    Evaporation - month min 64.10787 mm
    Evaporation - variability 27.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.13 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 72.11797 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 56.605698 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.29405 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 70.33227 %
    Humidity - month min relative 45.239296 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 45.239296 %
    Precipitation - annual 412.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 455.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 34.75 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.3539326
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 92.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 84.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.90384614
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.10526316
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 136.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 52.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 136.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 33.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 25.913334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.4175005 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 30.399994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.36 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.42 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.07
    Temperature - warmest month min 19.35 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 164.75346 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 7.9708333 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 452.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 87.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 24.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 84.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 27.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 150.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 61.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 152.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 302.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 43.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 114.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 140.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 127.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5825.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 345.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 258.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 4.520177 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.32649654 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 237275.48 m
    Remoteness index 12.550618
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 5.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 199.0 %
    Runoff - average 318.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 1.3850416 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.3 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 42.24715
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 114.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.27 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 52.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3887589 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.7767069 %
    Clay % 56.733154 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.12857144 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.26
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.46
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 4.0065603
    Water holding capacity 22000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 42.046276
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.56686 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 92.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 5.6666665 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 142.0 m
    Elevation 143.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0021505293 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.026688 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.172348 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3249 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 52.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 48.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 41.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6163 NDVI