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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.111551

Preserved specimen of Tiliqua occipitalis (Peters, 1863) | Western Blue-tongue recorded on 1982-02-07

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.111551
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:2012228; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.111551"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.111551
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector ["Wells, R.","Shea, G."]
Supplied as "R. Wells, G. Shea"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [COL]

Event

Occurrence date 1982-02-07
Sampling protocol ["COL"]
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:2032973
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Tiliqua occipitalis
Supplied scientific name "Tiliqua occipitalis (Peters, 1863)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Western Blue-tongue
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Scincidae
Genus Tiliqua
Species Tiliqua occipitalis
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Tiliqua occipitalis (Peters, 1863)
Scientific name authorship (Peters, 1863)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Peters, 1863)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Latitude -28.683
Supplied as: "-28.683"
Longitude 114.633
Supplied as: "114.633"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Geraldton Tip
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Western Australia, Geraldton Tip (28° 41' S, 114° 38' E) 07/02/1982 - 07/02/1982, R. Wells, G. Shea(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 28° 41' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 114° 38' E

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
dcterms:modified 2012/1/6
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southwestern Australia Forests and Scrub
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Cropping
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Agricultural
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Agricultural
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Agricultural
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Agricultural Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Agricultural Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Ploughed = hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Agricultural Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Pilbara
    IBRA 6 Regions Geraldton Sandplains
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Geraldton Hills
    IBRA 7 Regions Geraldton Sandplains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Geraldton Hills
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southwest Australia Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia "Mediterranean" climate, but with drier cooler winters and less growth than Classic "Mediterranean" climate
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: distinctly dry summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Pilbara-Gascoyne
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 GREENOUGH RIVER
    River Regions GREENOUGH RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions South-West
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Houtman
    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 Geraldton-Greenough (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Greenough
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF GREATER GERALDTON
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Yamatji Nation WCD2020/001
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 70
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3585
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GERALDTON - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MID WEST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (SOUTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) GERALDTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GERALDTON - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) GERALDTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) WAGGRAKINE
    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) GERALDTON
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) AGRICULTURAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) GERALDTON, AG
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    PSMA Wards (2018) HILLS WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Greenough - Pt A
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Carnarvon Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdct
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Western Coastlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Dandaragan Tablelands
    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) Croplands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Acacia forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 7168296.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 9.469755 t/ha
    Potassium 9.485186 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.4744
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.823
    Endemism 0.02025157
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.020521553
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 10.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2657.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.9686055 index
    Species Richness 762.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.25156593
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 98.8 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 31.980833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 3.37 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5478464
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.80965054
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.094166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.866667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.450012 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.32681796
    Aridity index - month max 1.2424444
    Aridity index - month min 0.0119015295
    Evaporation - annual mean 210.74075 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 356.7425 mm
    Evaporation - month min 87.130394 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.24 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 73.814995 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 68.570274 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.447174 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 73.800896 %
    Humidity - month min relative 64.14041 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 64.52239 %
    Precipitation - annual 443.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 421.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 37.27253 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -4.977183
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 205.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.50817776
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 89.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.950653
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 111.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 246.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 33.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 25.409166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 13.2575 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 22.990387 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 8.77 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 9.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 15.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.75 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.38
    Temperature - warmest month min 18.55 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 15.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 276.70248 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.745833 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 490.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 282.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 3.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 20.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 91.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 32.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 114.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 290.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 197.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 242.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 89.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 148.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 127.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 226.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4057.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 331.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 251.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 160.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.060827624 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.03162277 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.12369317 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.060827624 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1379.7555 m
    Remoteness index 3.2471867
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 21.176252 Degrees C
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 84.849266 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 74.08605
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 57.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.38 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 6.0 %
    Bulk density 1.0866216 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.3176206 %
    Clay % 21.234234 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 97.5 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.3
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.78
    Nutrient status 1.4 index
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 1.936036
    Water holding capacity 24307.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.30074 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 247.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 159.66667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 41.0 m
    Elevation 48.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.81017244 degrees
    Topographic relief 22.67892 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.33328 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1614 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 28.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 21.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 63.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 16.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0074 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2672 NDVI