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Occurrence record: 50f8a1aa3dff91b2b709f36b

Human observation of Diplodactylus tessellatus (Günther, 1875) | Tessellated Gecko recorded on 2012-12-30
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Data partner Citizen Science - ALA Website
Data resource ALA species sightings and OzAtlas
Occurrence ID 50f8a1aa3dff91b2b709f36b
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Collector Stock, Nicholas  
Supplied as "Nicholas Stock"
User 4452
Record number https://biocollect.ala.org.au/sightings/bioActivity/index/f255ea9b-c9dc-4c5a-a0ed-9060ba6ea97b
Individual count 1.0
License CC-BY-NC 3.0 (Au)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/au/
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Identification verification status Confident

Event

Occurrence date 2012-12-30
Supplied date "2012-12-30T12:00:00+0000"
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Diplodactylus tessellatus
Identified to rank species
Common name Tessellated Gecko
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Diplodactylidae
Genus Diplodactylus
Species Diplodactylus tessellatus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Günther, 1875)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Latitude -25.7
Supplied as: "-25.7"
Longitude 134.1
Supplied as: "134.1"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim coordinates [134.1, -25.7]

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Central Australian Freshwater
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Great Sandy-Tanami-Central Ranges Desert
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    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 Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Finke
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Finke P2
    IBRA 7 Regions Finke
    IBRA 7 Subregions Finke River
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Central Ranges Xeric Scrub
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    River Regions DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    Marine
    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 MacDonnell (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Petermann-Simpson
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MACDONNELL REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 157
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 167
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) PETERMANN - SIMPSON
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ALICE SPRINGS
    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) APATULA (FINKE) AND HOMELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) APATULA (FINKE) HOMELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) APATULA
    PSMA Localities (2018) GHAN
    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) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) RODINGA WARD
    Statistical Local Areas MacDonnell (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Eromanga Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Jsds
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Australian Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Kulgera Hills
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Open shrublands
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Casuarina and Allocasuarina open woodlands with a hummock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Casuarina forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Casuarina forests and woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6016
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.6795
    Endemism 0.03455534
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.039301347
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 752.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.1544576 index
    Species Richness 583.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.06504096
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 97.93 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 15.5616665 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 4.16 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6165695
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.60156757
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.601667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 15.2525 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 32.689972 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.0679505
    Aridity index - month max 0.14645156
    Aridity index - month min 0.03659784
    Evaporation - annual mean 261.9986 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 4610.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 431.89642 mm
    Evaporation - month min 108.702126 mm
    Evaporation - variability 40.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 61.00196 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 47.12313 %
    Humidity - month max relative 79.18953 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 59.43783 %
    Humidity - month min relative 38.26526 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 38.26526 %
    Precipitation - annual 183.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 227.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 15.5 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.44155845
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 25.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6545454
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 56.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.5135135
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 93.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 97.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 25.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.091667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 13.344167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 35.30002 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 33.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.38 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.27 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.14
    Temperature - warmest month min 21.47 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 184.13533 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 191.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 32.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 28.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 40.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 70.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 28.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 74.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 324.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 46.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 154.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 149.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6174.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 370.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 288.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 278.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.21000001 degrees
    Distance - to coast 6.384364 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.21000001 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.6105735 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 910575.3 m
    Remoteness index 17.030136
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 9.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 369.0 %
    Runoff - average 267.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 11.414275
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 142.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.0238925 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.11406532 %
    Clay % 6.845277 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.08
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.12
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 1.447557
    Water holding capacity 34000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 13.18064
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.73547 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 86.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 96.208336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 375.0 m
    Elevation 366.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.9420939 degrees
    Topographic relief 21.1933 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.235892 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1511 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 18.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 43.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 42.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 15.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0049 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 22.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2957 NDVI