Occurrence record: Buccaneer Archipelago Herps Survey - 336

HumanObservation of Varanus glauerti | Kimberley Rock Monitor

Dataset

Data partner NatureMap
Data resource Buccaneer Archipelago Herps Survey
Catalog number 336
Basis of record Human observation
Individual count 1
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Dataset name NMBA_HERPS
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Date precision Not Supplied
Event remarks REPTILE

Taxonomy

Scientific name Varanus glauerti
Taxon rank species
Common name Kimberley Rock Monitor
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Varanidae
Genus Varanus
Species Varanus glauerti
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Taxonomic status accepted
Scientific name authorship Mertens
Scientific name ID 25217

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Western Australia
Latitude -16.445833
Longitude 123.181667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "EPSG:4283"
Verbatim coordinate system decimal degrees
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 4000.0
Verbatim SRS GDA94
Location ID SUNDAY, SUNDAY
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 123.18166667
Verbatim latitude -16.44583333

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    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Invalid collection date Failed
    Habitat incorrect for species Failed
    Incomplete collection date Warning
    Coordinates converted to WGS84 Warning
    Country inferred from coordinates Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Kingdom not recognised Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Resource taxonomic scope mismatch 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
    Coordinate uncertainty not valid Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not specified Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Kimberley Coast
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Kimberley
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Temperature and moisture are more seasonal strongly developed wet and dry seasons and the growing season is shorter
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF BROOME
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Bardi and Jawi Native Title Determination

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3117
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.03095583
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.020342134
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4263
    Occurrence Density 6.2098765 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.7988207 index
    Species Richness 1.925926 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 12525.046 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 6.33E-4 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.7 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.3199997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 4.39 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.5716999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.054 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.06 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.19 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.87 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.09 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.489998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.98999995 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -0.0018999999 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0034999999 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.769999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.09 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.437033 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.11193895 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.97548383 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    Soils - coarse 0.3 class
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 55.208332 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -8.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.6952453 degrees
    Vegetation
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 95.89655 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 79.89655 Day