Occurrence record: Herpetology:J92572

Preserved specimen of Saproscincus saltus Hoskin, 2013 | Cape Melville Shade Skink recorded on 2013-03-20
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Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Amphibians and Reptiles
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalog number J92572
Other catalog numbers ["1415801"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Herpetology:J92572
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Identified by Dr Hoskin, Conrad J  
Collector urn:qm.qld.gov.au:collector:127  
Supplied as "urn:qm.qld.gov.au:collector:127"
Specimen type HOLOTYPE  
Supplied as "Holotype"
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Data generalizations Record is Queensland in Sensitive. Generalised to 10km by Qld DEHP.

Event

Occurrence date 2013-03-20
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Saproscincus saltus
Identified to rank species
Common name Cape Melville Shade Skink
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Scincidae
Genus Saproscincus
Species Saproscincus saltus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Hoskin, 2013
Supplied as Hoskin, 2013b
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -14.3
Supplied as: "-14.3"
Longitude 144.5
Supplied as: "144.5"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Coordinates generalised Due to sensitivity concerns, the coordinates of this record have been generalised: "Record is Queensland in Sensitive. Generalised to 10km by Qld DEHP.".
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 1e866965-1462-422e-bfac-a1e0e9c8aecf
    Data Resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Saproscincus saltus
    Coordinates -14.3,144.5
    Related records
    Record UUID 79066247-23ad-4b1c-a38e-5884a6ed01fb
    Data Resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Saproscincus saltus
    Coordinates -14.3,144.5
    Record UUID a4d82a60-cd1c-4242-b220-ae1b86f4448b
    Data Resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Saproscincus saltus
    Coordinates -14.3,144.5

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Cape Melville
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Cape Melville
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Cape Melville
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Cape Melville (Cape York Peninsula Aboriginal Land)
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Cape Melville (Cape York Peninsula Aboriginal Land)
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Cape Melville (Cape York Peninsula Aboriginal Land)
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2014 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2015 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Cape York
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    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 Cape York
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Starke Coastal Lowlands
    IBRA 7 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 7 Subregions Starke Coastal Lowlands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Cape York Peninsula Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture and temperature regime supports growth for 8���9 months of the year, with a 3���4 month dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 JEANNIE RIVER
    River Regions JEANNIE RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Leichhardt
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Seven National Parks Bama-Bi Bubu ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cook (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cook
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 59
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 590
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CAPE YORK WILDERNESS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA Localities (2018) STARCKE
    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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Cook (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pgam
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cooktown Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Low Open
    Forests of Australia 2018B Eucalypt Low Open
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Woody savannas
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Low Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt low open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus low open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3087449.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3749
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.5566
    Endemism 0.024185173
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.027397485
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1105.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.23229 index
    Species Richness 202.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.69800514
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 130.9 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 110.690834 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 6.45 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.1650354
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -4.9862895
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.759167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.961666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.02002 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.79536456
    Aridity index - month max 2.5842903
    Aridity index - month min 0.04365701
    Evaporation - annual mean 164.90598 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 22445.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 224.263 mm
    Evaporation - month min 124.02657 mm
    Evaporation - variability 17.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.46 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.79051 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.13539 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.93848 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 80.10995 %
    Humidity - month min relative 65.352196 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 65.352196 %
    Precipitation - annual 1255.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1382.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 118.89059 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 3.6362288
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 53.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 8.6884985 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 32.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.14562829
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 105.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -5.784435
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 649.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 337.39716 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 87.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 896.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.1875 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.199167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 15.200012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 15.89 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 16.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.58 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.24 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.69
    Temperature - warmest month min 21.77 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 180.68654 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1331.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 45.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 30.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 105.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 520.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 321.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 876.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 245.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 152.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 166.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 216.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 94.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 222.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 61.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1974.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 318.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 266.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 263.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.09 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.07810249 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2502.454 m
    Remoteness index 16.64774
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1468.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 77.0 %
    Runoff - average 4960.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 354.74002 m
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.18596627 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 2.7598777 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 12.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.64 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 19.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4517895 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.547312 %
    Clay % 5.143421 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.57
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 31000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.07017 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 149.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 435.83334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 214.0 m
    Elevation 441.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.0141916 degrees
    Topographic relief 239.7109 m
    Topographic slope (%) 12.94851 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5699 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 6.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 8.0E-4 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 78.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 17.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6735 NDVI