Occurrence record: Buccaneer Archipelago Herps Survey - 340

HumanObservation of Varanus glebopalma | Black-palmed Monitor

Dataset

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Data resource Buccaneer Archipelago Herps Survey
Catalog number 340
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 glebopalma
Taxon rank species
Common name Black-palmed Monitor
Supplied common name "Black-palmed Rock Monitor"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Varanidae
Genus Varanus
Species Varanus glebopalma
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 Mitchell
Scientific name ID 25213

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Western Australia
Locality Derby-West Kimberley (S)
Latitude -16.1525
Longitude 123.5164
Supplied as: "123.516389"
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 GIBBINGS, GIBBINGS
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 123.51638889
Verbatim latitude -16.1525

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Land use Nature conservation
    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
    IBRA 6 Regions Northern Kimberley
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Mitchell
    IBRA 7 Regions Northern Kimberley
    IBRA 7 Subregions Mitchell
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Kimberly Tropical Savanna
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ISDELL RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Islands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Durack
    Local Government Areas 2011 Derby-West Kimberley (S)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF DERBY-WEST KIMBERLEY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 555
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1162
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DERBY - WEST KIMBERLEY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KIMBERLEY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (NORTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) OUTER DERBY - WEST KIMBERLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) OUTER DERBY - WEST KIMBERLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) WEST KIMBERLEY
    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 (WA)
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    Statistical Local Areas Derby-West Kimberley (S)
    Substrate
    Surface Geology of Australia Lskw
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kimberley Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Richenda Foothills
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    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 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation types - native unknown/no data
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Beef numbers 3232719.0 dse
    Dairy numbers 0.0 dse
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 1.0 $/ha
    Sheep numbers 0.0 dse
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3812
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.0471
    Endemism 0.010766596
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.01113338
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 11.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1.5185186 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.0611129 index
    Species Richness 0.6419753 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.3490122
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.3916602
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.002474482
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 224.60333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 265.71 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 178.42 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.3 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.31 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 70.97904 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 79.36466 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 61.437725 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 73.10917 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.56 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.04664256
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 5.0200005 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -4.155441 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 43.157448
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -18.784615
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 39.365562
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 257.92 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -151.49416 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -263.22998 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 69.880005 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 27.64 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 22.140833 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 17.12 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.450832 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 25.010834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 12.97998 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 21.27 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 29.8 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.3800049 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 2.019989 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 8.839996 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 7.439997 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.1399841 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.2599792 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 5.9599915 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.25 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 27.57 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.3761397
    Aridity index - month max 1.3289788
    Aridity index - month min 0.0046404684
    Evaporation - annual mean 202.81673 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 250.47186 mm
    Evaporation - month min 164.36256 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.33 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 73.267 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 70.33516 %
    Humidity - month max relative 81.22419 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.52498 %
    Humidity - month min relative 61.15084 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 61.15084 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 958.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index 0.35979113
    Precipitation - annual mean 72.72568 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 4.7541795
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 5.7911754
    Precipitation - autumn 258.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 0.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.05332456
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 5.3442173 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -3.9107094 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 130.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 16.280375
    Precipitation - spring 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season -1.0595256
    Precipitation - summer 559.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season 0.77378696
    Precipitation - summer or winter season 14.850579
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 425.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 249.6242 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 69.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 740.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 31.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -130.09105 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -242.40013 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 56.67572 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 19.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 23.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 28.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 16.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 27.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 22.158333 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 16.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 15.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 21.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.134167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 23.473333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.673004 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 13.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 19.31 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 20.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 25.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 27.91 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 41.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 1.8899841 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 1.980011 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 9.029999 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 12.2120905 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 7.66083 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min 7.314918 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -2.230011 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -2.230011 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 6.26001 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.91 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 37.677605 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.62
    Temperature - warmest month min 26.04 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.2 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.8138985 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 0.8909716 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 1.0624328 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 1.0624328 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.58348393 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.6573734 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 157.15294 km/day
    Wind run - month max 190.53221 km/day
    Wind run - month min 112.559715 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.773681 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.7602124 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 4.25 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 5.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 3.4 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 5.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 2.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 2.1 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 788.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 22.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 131.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 327.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 256.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 622.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 280.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 195.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 250.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 85.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 255.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 59.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1898.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 337.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 297.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 293.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.36496574 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.56920993 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.36496574 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3866.714 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.008749 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.439423 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.10389924 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.89836425 mg/m^3
    Social
    Age 28.4 years
    Age - prime group 30.7 Count
    Disadvantaged 821.02 points (mean=1000)
    Education - degrees 8.0 %
    Education - vocational training 17.5 %
    Employment 9.1 %
    Home ownership 27.3 %
    Income - high 27.4 %
    Income - low 12.5 %
    Internet 32.7 %
    Population - change -13.6 count
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Unemployment rate 2.5 %
    Work force - older 19.3 Count
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.31919348
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.002474482
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 128.073 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 43.97005 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.1375018 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 28.727413
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 0.22270337
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 5.112835 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 61.35402 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 36.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.61 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 18.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 318.3382 Gal
    Bulk density 1.1247786 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 14.111664 kgC/ha
    Clay % 23.59059 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.35250232
    Crop factor - month max 0.9
    Crop factor - month min 0.0046404684
    Erodibility 10.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 93.75 %
    Erosivity 8158.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 111.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 450.0 my
    Lithology - fertility 3.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 1812.5 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 3.2582781 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 2.6532125 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -77.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.38
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.05
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.98
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.0
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.01
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 109.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.46
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 1186.726 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 21.950987 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 22.8616 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.25 index
    Pedality hydrological score 2.1789668
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 4.11648 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 210.82248 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 3.949665 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 2.1789668
    Soils - coarse 0.3 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 3.959173
    Unreliable water retention parameters 52.5
    Water deficit - month max 141.47119 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 43.77939 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity 21000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 77.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -1.1353544 MPa
    Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 31.725208
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 0.41764215
    Water surplus - annual mean 4.720726 mm
    Water surplus - month max 45.3575 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.70195 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 196.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 117.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 36.0 m
    Elevation 56.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 4.862025 degrees
    Topographic relief 90.45425 m
    Topographic roughness 71.31036 %
    Topographic slope (%) 5.577148 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.36 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 5.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0063 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6051 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 129.0 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 47.545456 Day