Occurrence record: FrogWatch SA - 5917

Observation of Limnodynastes tasmaniensis Günther, 1858 | Spotted Grass Frog recorded on 2021-09-14

Dataset

Data resource FrogWatch SA
Catalog number 5917
Record type Observation
Supplied basis "Sound"
Identified by FrogWatch SA
Collector FrogWatch SA (Helga)
Record number 64912
Individual count Few (2-9)
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present

Event

Occurrence date 2021-09-14
Date precision DAY
Event time 20:46

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 WERFR02, [Wetland]
Latitude -33.937694
Supplied as: "-33.93769393"
Longitude 140.867127
Supplied as: "140.867127"
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 Non-wetland
    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) Remote 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, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Low Woodland
    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 0.0030315542
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0031607863
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 9723.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.707631 index
    Species Richness 829.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.16639233
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 49.93 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 17.953333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 7.87 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.6244519
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.6096052
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.8025 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.745 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.200012 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.18178798
    Aridity index - month max 0.4077872
    Aridity index - month min 0.06142043
    Evaporation - annual mean 169.76842 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 6405.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 308.8363 mm
    Evaporation - month min 53.949707 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 74.63679 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 58.55328 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.22322 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 73.73066 %
    Humidity - month min relative 45.699837 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 45.699837 %
    Precipitation - annual 257.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 247.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 21.108871 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.13436647
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 71.0 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 1.2614206
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.25679314
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 55.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 79.0 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 24.015833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.515833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 27.287598 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.01 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.02 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.72
    Temperature - warmest month min 15.17 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 15.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 191.86769 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 252.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 67.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 16.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 52.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 15.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 53.0 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 284.0 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 141.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 235.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5034.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 330.0 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 2.453487 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 163342.1 m
    Remoteness index 6.853316
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 11.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 247.0 %
    Runoff - average 0.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 5.3380785 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 38.46585
    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 1.5015032 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.46083915 %
    Clay % 37.457516 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 40.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.17
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.35
    Nutrient status 1.4 index
    Ph - soil 8.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 2.9921567
    Water holding capacity 41000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 36.700848
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.26913 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 128.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 45.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 15.0 m
    Elevation 32.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.35702106 degrees
    Topographic relief 24.22272 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.397733 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.222 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 31.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 23.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 51.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 26.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0094 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 26.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4334 NDVI