Occurrence record: FrogWatch SA - 5996

Observation of Limnodynastes tasmaniensis Günther, 1858 | Spotted Grass Frog recorded on 2021-09-08

Dataset

Data resource FrogWatch SA
Catalog number 5996
Record type Observation
Supplied basis "Sound"
Identified by FrogWatch SA
Collector FrogWatch SA (Helga)
Record number 64893
Individual count Many (10-50)
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present

Event

Occurrence date 2021-09-08
Date precision DAY
Event time 20:14

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 HCCFR01, [Stream/Creek]
Latitude -33.924281
Supplied as: "-33.92428061"
Longitude 140.923873
Supplied as: "140.9238727"
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
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Chowilla
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Chowilla
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Chowilla
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Chowilla
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Chowilla
    Directory of Important Wetlands Riverland Wetland Complex
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Australia Mallee and Woodlands
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Riverland Mallee IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 7. Other methods
    Land use Nature conservation
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lower
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW4
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) South Australian Murray Region
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units SA Murray Salt Interception Schemes (GS7)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) SA Murray Salt Interception Schemes (GS7)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW6
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) South Australian River Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS11
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) South Australian Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys LOWER MURRAY
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones upper
    Murray-Darling Basin Wetland Groups Floodplain Wetlands
    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) Removed by cool burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Intact = cool burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) All practices equal
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Riverina
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Murray Scroll Belt
    IBRA 7 Regions Riverina
    IBRA 7 Subregions Murray Scroll Belt
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid climate that is too dry to support field crops. Soil moisture tends to be greatest in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: warm (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions LOWER MALLEE
    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 Barker
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements The River Murray and Crown Lands ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Unincorporated SA
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Unincorp. Riverland
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 UIA RIVERLAND
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Maraura, Ngarrindjeri, Ngintait
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) First Peoples of the South East, Maraura, Ngaduri, Ngarrindjeri, Ngintait, Peramangk, RMMAC
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Maraura, Ngarrindjeri, Ngintait, Peramanok
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Maraura, Ngarrindjeri, Ngintait, Peramangk, RMMAC
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 73
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 505
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - NORTH AND EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) BARKER
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARKER
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) EYRE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) LAKE EYRE - LAKE TORRENS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) PORT AUGUSTA
    PSMA Localities (2018) CHOWILLA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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 (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)
    Statistical Local Areas Unincorp. Riverland
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Fruit Fly Exclusion Zone - Tri State FFEZ
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Murray Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Lower Darling Plain
    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) Open shrublands
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Multiple Use Forest
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    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 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4974
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8759
    Endemism 0.01245775
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.012571213
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 9971.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.9501 index
    Species Richness 1039.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.16289075
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 50.55 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 17.790833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 7.79 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.6146677
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.59995216
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.842499 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.850834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.140015 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.17897415
    Aridity index - month max 0.40441176
    Aridity index - month min 0.061058305
    Evaporation - annual mean 170.79472 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 6027.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 310.21902 mm
    Evaporation - month min 54.4 mm
    Evaporation - variability 22.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.1 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 74.579865 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 58.450905 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.15654 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 73.64158 %
    Humidity - month min relative 45.663754 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 45.663754 %
    Precipitation - annual 256.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 245.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 20.916666 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.12605043
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 70.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 41.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2545455
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.25
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 55.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 78.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 38.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 24.09 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.570833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 27.347992 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.03 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.09 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.72
    Temperature - warmest month min 15.26 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 15.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 191.54779 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 253.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 67.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 16.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 53.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 15.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 54.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 27.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 74.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 174.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 283.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 46.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 109.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 140.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 235.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5031.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 329.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 238.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 143.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.5005 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.03 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 167584.77 m
    Remoteness index 6.9095592
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 3.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 249.0 %
    Runoff - average 0.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 5.263158 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 34.08946
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 133.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.36 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 33.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4325069 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.63504094 %
    Clay % 48.81426 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 2.3846154 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.17
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.34
    Nutrient status 1.85 index
    Ph - soil 7.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 3.7546608
    Water holding capacity 21000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 35.33406
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.23787 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 191.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 29.583334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 16.0 m
    Elevation 19.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.68228626 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.8477936 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.06634568 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2395 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 30.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 44.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 35.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 21.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0097 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 25.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4397 NDVI