Occurrence record: FrogWatch SA - 6080

Observation of Limnodynastes tasmaniensis Günther, 1858 | Spotted Grass Frog recorded on 2021-08-28

Dataset

Data resource FrogWatch SA
Catalog number 6080
Record type Observation
Supplied basis "Sound"
Identified by FrogWatch SA
Collector FrogWatch SA (RWB)
Record number 64864
Individual count Many (10-50)
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present

Event

Occurrence date 2021-08-28
Date precision DAY
Event time 18:37

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Supplied as: "SA"
Locality Barnhill rd swamp Finniss, [Swamp or Flooded Paddock or Marshland]
Latitude -35.391357
Supplied as: "-35.39135742"
Longitude 138.82924
Supplied as: "138.8292404"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol GPS
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

kingdom ANIMALIA

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Australia Mallee and Woodlands
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Cropping
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lower
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW5
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Eastern Mount Lofty Ranges
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Eastern Mount Lofty Ranges (GS2)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Eastern Mount Lofty Ranges (GS2)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW7
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Eastern Mount Lofty Ranges
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS13
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Eastern Mount Lofty Ranges
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys LOWER MURRAY
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones mt lofty
    NRM Regions 2010 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    NRM Regions 2014 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    NRM Regions 2015 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    NRM Regions 2017 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Kanmantoo
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Fleurieu
    IBRA 7 Regions Kanmantoo
    IBRA 7 Subregions Fleurieu
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Mount Lofty Woodlands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: distinctly dry (and warm) summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions LOWER MURRAY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Mayo
    Local Government Areas 2011 Alexandrina (DC)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Alexandrina- Strathalbyn
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 ALEXANDRINA COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Kaurna
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Kaurna, Peramangk
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Kaurna, Peramanok
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Kaurna, Peramangk
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Ngarrindjeri and Others Native Title Claim SCD2017/002
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 28
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 717
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) STRATHALBYN REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FLEURIEU - KANGAROO ISLAND
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA - SOUTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MAYO
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MAYO
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FLEURIEU - KANGAROO ISLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) FLEURIEU - KANGAROO ISLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) ADELAIDE
    PSMA Localities (2018) FINNISS
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional 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 (SA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (SA)
    PSMA Wards (2018) ANGAS BREMER WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Alexandrina (DC) - Strathalbyn
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Murray Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdmx
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Gulfs Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Flinders-Lofty Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Croplands
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    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 Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.9309238E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.022315389 t/ha
    Potassium 0.0763078 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.4172
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2024
    Endemism 0.0040672054
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0041751997
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4126
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 7067.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.9585857 index
    Species Richness 987.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 15.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.38852704
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 53.83 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 33.925 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 12.15 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1891047
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.18701693
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.7575 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.505834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.529999 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.4833366
    Aridity index - month max 1.2134145
    Aridity index - month min 0.08545296
    Evaporation - annual mean 133.19757 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 11836.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 245.74925 mm
    Evaporation - month min 47.081516 mm
    Evaporation - variability 9.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.23 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 78.481026 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 69.5724 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.513145 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 79.546936 %
    Humidity - month min relative 61.759617 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 61.759617 %
    Precipitation - annual 543.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 461.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 39.78292 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.99728733
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 186.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 54.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0437714
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 45.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.04338779
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 57.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 63.129395 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 186.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 42.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 20.445833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.824166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.300018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 6.07 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 26.27 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.14
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.96 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 20.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 269.76703 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 481.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 183.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 19.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 61.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 40.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 61.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 63.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 183.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 157.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 193.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 70.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 113.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 199.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3367.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 263.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 199.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 113.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1360147 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 18227.275 m
    Remoteness index 1.8183577
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 300.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 125.0 %
    Runoff - average 23.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 23.375439 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 74.67889
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 119.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.58 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 22.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6518 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.0871909 %
    Clay % 40.282 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 16.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.42
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.86
    Nutrient status 1.25 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 3.3265
    Water holding capacity 28000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 79.692215
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.0567 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 171.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 91.666664 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 32.0 m
    Elevation 37.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.3069397 degrees
    Topographic relief 14.20006 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.8914991 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3619 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 24.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 49.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 40.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 12.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0167 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 48.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5278 NDVI