Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.50309

Preserved specimen of Limnodynastes tasmaniensis Günther, 1858 | Spotted Grass Frog recorded on 1972-06-09

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.50309
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2104147; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.50309
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.50309
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Sadlier, Dr Ross Allen - Australian Museum - Herpetology
Identified date 2000
Collector Witten, G
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol COL
Date identified 2000
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "2"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "2"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";
Occurrence date 1972-06-09
Sampling protocol COL
Date precision DAY

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
Verbatim taxon rank 2

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -31.15805
Supplied as: "-31.15805"
Longitude 151.43971
Supplied as: "151.43971"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 10 miles North of Niangala on Walcha Rd
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, New South Wales, 10 miles North of Niangala on Walcha Rd (31° 09' 29" S, 151° 26' 23" E) 09/06/1972 - 09/06/1972, Witten, G(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 31° 9' 29" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 151° 26' 23" E

Additional properties

Class Amphibia
dcterms:modified 2012/6/28
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Hunter Analysis Mask GER Hunter Analysis Mask
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Montane
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW17
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units New England Fold Belt (GS37)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) New England Fold Belt MDB (GS37)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW14
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Namoi
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS21
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Namoi
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys NAMOI
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones montane
    NRM Regions 2010 Namoi
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Tablelands
    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 Northern Tablelands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions New England Tablelands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Walcha Plateau
    IBRA 7 Regions New England Tablelands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Walcha Plateau
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (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 NAMOI RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries New England
    Local Government Areas 2011 Walcha (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Walcha
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WALCHA COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Bigambul, Githabul, Kambuwal, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Kwiambul, Ngarabal
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Barapa Barapa, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Githabul, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Guwamu (Kooma), Kambuwal, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Maraura, Murrawarri, Mutthi Mutthi, Nari Nari, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wail
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Northern Tablelands
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 591
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WALCHA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ARMIDALE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NEW ENGLAND AND NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) NEW ENGLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) NEW ENGLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) URALLA - WALCHA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WALCHA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) WALCHA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer 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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN TABLELANDS
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Walcha (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Cswh
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Tenterfield Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    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 Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3910963.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.012568 t/ha
    Potassium 0.031589 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6943
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.7202
    Endemism 0.0023478605
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.003711298
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1002.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.0274997 index
    Species Richness 293.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5384456
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 57.02 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 67.034996 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 39.74 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.4529327
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.449875
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.686666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 7.150833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 27.390015 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.7418772
    Aridity index - month max 1.4868687
    Aridity index - month min 0.39942598
    Evaporation - annual mean 113.881134 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 20855.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 199.4253 mm
    Evaporation - month min 42.760918 mm
    Evaporation - variability 9.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.4322 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 69.23914 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.4419 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 80.328476 %
    Humidity - month min relative 58.707565 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 58.707565 %
    Precipitation - annual 827.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 880.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 71.12021 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.39405498
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 193.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 42.579872 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 153.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.4856095
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.48240587
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 285.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 108.42012 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 300.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 29.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.508333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 12.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 5.315 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 25.299988 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 27.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min -0.99 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) -0.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 6.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 11.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.19 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.72
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.76 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 18.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 137.18437 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 814.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 169.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 42.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 145.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 29.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 277.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 114.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 286.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 125.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 262.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -9.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 60.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 94.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4851.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 253.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 184.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 173.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.408013 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 75581.805 m
    Remoteness index 4.9838967
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1464.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 114.0 %
    Runoff - average 704.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.5 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 75.326584
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 58.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 8.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5777512 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.8531778 %
    Clay % 22.361244 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 55.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.68
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.92
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.3454545
    Water holding capacity 26000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.39775 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 97.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 202.29167 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 1066.0 m
    Elevation 1025.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.4079762 degrees
    Topographic relief 40.86072 m
    Topographic slope (%) 3.676106 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4482 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 75.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 36.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 64.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0419 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 66.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 16.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6942 NDVI