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Occurrence record: Reptile:R15222

PreservedSpecimen of Lerista desertorum | Central Deserts Robust Slider recorded on 1987-01-05

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Reptile Collection
Supplied collection code "Reptile"
Catalogue Number R15222
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Reptile:R15222
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by P.G. Horner
Identified date 1987
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1987

Event

Collecting date 1987-01-05
Supplied as year:1987  month:01  day:5 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Lerista desertorum
Taxon rank species
Common name Central Deserts Robust Slider
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Supplied as "Sauria"
Family Scincidae
Genus Lerista
Species Lerista desertorum
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Supplied as: "NT"
Local government area MacDonnell (S)
Latitude -23.817
Longitude 132.3
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Tnorala (Gosse Bluff) Conservation Reserve
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Tnorala (Gosse Bluff) Conservation Reserve
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Tnorala (Gosse Bluff)
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Tnorala (Gosse Bluff)
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Central Australian Freshwater
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Great Sandy-Tanami-Central Ranges Desert
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    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 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions MacDonnell Ranges
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions MacDonnell Ranges P1
    IBRA 7 Regions MacDonnell Ranges
    IBRA 7 Subregions McDonnell
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Central Ranges Xeric Scrub
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    River Regions DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Local Government Areas 2011 MacDonnell (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Tanami
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MACDONNELL REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 378
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 708
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TANAMI
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ALICE SPRINGS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WEST MACDONNELL RANGES
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TJUWANPA OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) APATULA
    PSMA Localities (2018) NAMATJIRA
    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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) STUART
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) STUART
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) LJIRAPINTA WARD
    Statistical Local Areas MacDonnell (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Amadeus Region
    Surface Geology of Australia -COsl
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Australian Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Todd Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Hummock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Hummock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Hummock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Hummock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.0254
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.3475
    Endemism 0.0034505643
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0034728728
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1112.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.9371996 index
    Species Richness 266.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.09040305
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 114.57 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 23.305 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 3.74 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8118667
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.2276119
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.220833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.886667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 32.339996 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.107525
    Aridity index - month max 0.18476082
    Aridity index - month min 0.057429846
    Evaporation - annual mean 233.22049 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 7240.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 370.86533 mm
    Evaporation - month min 104.54888 mm
    Evaporation - variability 42.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 61.86341 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 47.012524 %
    Humidity - month max relative 79.85817 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 58.434906 %
    Humidity - month min relative 39.415928 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 39.415928 %
    Precipitation - annual 282.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 338.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 24.563763 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.3073112
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 45.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.86194336
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 57.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.15780324
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 139.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 40.972828 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 148.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 22.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.849167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.628333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 36.56134 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 33.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.94 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.54 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.09
    Temperature - warmest month min 20.59 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 125.52017 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 321.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 50.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 37.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 118.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 42.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 118.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 205.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 327.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 32.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 123.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 158.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 143.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6024.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 359.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 276.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 267.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 7.734475 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.2720294 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 782242.0 m
    Remoteness index 14.920127
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 41.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 432.0 %
    Runoff - average 560.0 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 14.873787
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 21.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 0.722029 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.13857047 %
    Clay % 11.753623 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 126.666664 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.12
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.17
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 1.0956522
    Water holding capacity 29000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 16.628473
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.10909 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 315.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 174.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 866.0 m
    Elevation 801.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 6.239983 degrees
    Topographic relief 81.34326 m
    Topographic slope (%) 5.169772 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1816 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 27.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 37.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 42.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 21.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.008 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 28.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3678 NDVI