Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.38994

Preserved specimen of Limnodynastes tasmaniensis Günther, 1858 | Spotted Grass Frog recorded on 1972-09

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.38994
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2092168; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.38994
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.38994
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Sadlier, Dr Ross Allen - Australian Museum - Herpetology
Identified date 2006
Collector Williams, R
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol PRE
Date identified 2006
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "2";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "2";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1972, Month: 9, Day:
Supplied date "1972-09"
Sampling protocol PRE
Date precision MONTH

Taxonomy

Scientific name Limnodynastes tasmaniensis
Supplied scientific name "Limnodynastes tasmaniensis Günther, 1858"
Identified to rank species
Common name Spotted Grass Frog
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Amphibia
Order Anura
Family Limnodynastidae
Supplied as "Myobatrachidae"
Genus Limnodynastes
Species Limnodynastes tasmaniensis
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Limnodynastes tasmaniensis Günther, 1858
Scientific name authorship Günther, 1858
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Günther, 1858

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Latitude -12.0
Supplied as: "-12.0"
Longitude 135.666
Supplied as: "135.666"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Elcho Island
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Northern Territory, Elcho Island (12° 00' S, 135° 40' E) /09/1972 - /09/1972, Williams, R(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 12° 0' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 135° 40' E

Additional properties

Class Amphibia
dcterms:modified 2013/3/13
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10km-100km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Marthakal
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Managed resource protected areas
    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 Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Arnhem Coast
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Arnhem Coast P2
    IBRA 7 Regions Arnhem Coast
    IBRA 7 Subregions Maningrida
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BUCKINGHAM RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    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 East Arnhem (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated East Arnhem - Bal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 EAST ARNHEM REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 2229
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2315
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) EAST ARNHEM
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) EAST ARNHEM
    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) MARTHAKAL HOMELANDS - GALIWINKU
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MARTHAKAL HOMELANDS EXC. GALIWINKU
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NHULUNBUY
    PSMA Localities (2018) EAST ARNHEM
    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) NHULUNBUY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NHULUNBUY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) GUMURR MARTHAKAL WARD
    Statistical Local Areas East Arnhem (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Arafura Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czl
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Top End Coastal Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3125
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.2554
    Endemism 0.011698505
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.013001668
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 15.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 542.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.650454 index
    Species Richness 335.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.70264304
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 142.67 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 113.36417 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 1.06 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.08700094
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -10.238361
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.351665 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 23.806667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 13.730011 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.6189083
    Aridity index - month max 1.7946008
    Aridity index - month min 0.005513264
    Evaporation - annual mean 189.01607 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 23705.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 239.28078 mm
    Evaporation - month min 155.28163 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.44 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.18 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 84.10897 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 72.39952 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.37398 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 81.31479 %
    Humidity - month min relative 66.63427 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 66.63427 %
    Precipitation - annual 1298.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1446.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 108.09478 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 4.333011
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.13503583
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 114.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -6.303768
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 568.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 295.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 83.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 976.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 16.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 30.965 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 22.265833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 14.600006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 18.52 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 19.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 24.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 26.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.61 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.58 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.53
    Temperature - warmest month min 25.08 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 154.76898 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1398.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 109.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 597.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 346.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 932.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 270.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 192.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 246.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 88.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 250.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 61.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1621.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 334.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 288.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 281.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.13416407 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3603.5823 m
    Remoteness index 12.0
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1814.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 41.0 %
    Runoff - average 11190.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.860058 Degrees C
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.2 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 163.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.47 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 7.0 %
    Bulk density 1.0634856 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -9391.536 %
    Clay % 26.701206 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 110.53926 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.49
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 2.5447369
    Water holding capacity 61000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.71619 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 157.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 42.458332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 5.0 m
    Elevation 13.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.9524067 degrees
    Topographic relief 6.915971 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3922889 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4101 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 56.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0043 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 63.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 10.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6833 NDVI