Occurrence record: Canberra Nature Map - 4350965

Human observation of Pseudemoia entrecasteauxii (Duméril & Bibron, 1839) | Tussock Cool-skink recorded on 2020-10-11T09:58:00

Dataset

Data partner NatureMapr
Data resource Canberra Nature Map
Catalog number 4350965
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Identified by Ciaran Russell | WillO
Identified date 2020-10-11T09:58:00 | 2020-10-15T01:09:23.453
Collector Russell, Ciaran
Supplied as "Ciaran Russell"
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Associated references https://canberra.naturemapr.org/Community/Sightings/Details/4350965
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Occurrence remarks Not Sensitive
Identification verification status initial | confirmed
Date identified 2020-10-11T09:58:00 | 2020-10-15T01:09:23.453
Identification remarks Confirmed By Profile: https://canberra.naturemapr.org/Community/Authors/Details/17846

Event

Identification remarks Confirmed By Profile: https://canberra.naturemapr.org/Community/Authors/Details/17846
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 2020, Month: 10, Day: 11
Supplied date "2020-10-11T09:58:00"
Verbatim event date 2020-10-11T09:58:00
Event remarks Sorry for the poor photo quality, I'm still learning how to take pictures of lizards (before they run away) :). Some tips on how to improve my photography skills would be much appreciated, also Identification tips and opinions :).
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Pseudemoia entrecasteauxii
Identified to rank species
Common name Tussock Cool-skink
Supplied common name "Woodland Tussock-skink"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Scincidae
Genus Pseudemoia
Species Pseudemoia entrecasteauxii
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Duméril & Bibron, 1839)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Australian Capital Territory
Locality Namadgi National Park
Latitude -35.491465
Supplied as: "-35.491465"
Longitude 148.778346
Supplied as: "148.778346"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system decimal degrees
Verbatim locality Namadgi National Park
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude -35.491465
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 148.778346
Verbatim SRS EPSG:4326

Additional properties

conservation category Not Sensitive

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    ACT TAMS Reserves NAMADGI NATIONAL PARK
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Namadgi
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Namadgi
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Namadgi
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Namadgi
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    GER Kosciuszko to Coast GER Kosciuszko to Coast
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Kosciuszko & Namadgi IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    K2C Management Regions ACT
    Land use Nature conservation
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Montane
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW1
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Australian Capital Territory (groundwater)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Australian Capital Territory (Groundwater) (GS52)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Australian Capital Territory (Groundwater) (GS52)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW1
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Australian Capital Territory (surface water)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS1
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Australian Capital Territory (Surface Water)
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys MURRUMBIDGEE
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones montane
    NRM Regions 2010 ACT
    NRM Regions 2014 ACT
    NRM Regions 2015 ACT
    NRM Regions 2017 ACT
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) ACT
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 ACT
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 7 Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 7 Subregions Snowy Mountains
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Australian Alps Montane Grasslands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    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 (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions MURRUMBIDGEE RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters Australian Capital Territory
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Australian Capital Territory
    Australian States and Territories Australian Capital Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Canberra
    Local Government Areas 2011 Unincorporated ACT
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Remainder of ACT
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Ngambri, Ngunnawal/Ngunawal, Ngarigu, Wulgalu
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Ngambri, Ngunnawal/Ngunawal, Ngarigu, Wolgalu
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Ngunnawal/Ngunawal, Wulgalu, Ngambri, Ngarigu
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Ngunnawal/Ngunawal, Wolgalu, Ngambri, Ngarigu
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 46
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) NAMADGI
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) URRIARRA - NAMADGI
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) CANBERRA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) BEAN
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) STROMLO - NAMADGI
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) STROMLO - NAMADGI
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) ACT
    PSMA Localities (2018) COTTER RIVER
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner 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 (ACT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BRINDABELLA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BRINDABELLA
    PSMA States (2016) AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (ACT)
    Statistical Local Areas Remainder of ACT
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Osa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Australian Alps
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt 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 open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 2094150.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7939
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.7338
    Endemism 0.020217301
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.024905924
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 44751.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.4842935 index
    Species Richness 2081.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.2592262
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 32.18 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 89.394165 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 73.76 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.157123
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.1564676
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 15.241667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 4.8983335 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.100006 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.7861053
    Aridity index - month max 4.9562917
    Aridity index - month min 0.43947247
    Evaporation - annual mean 97.62903 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 22109.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 200.19322 mm
    Evaporation - month min 21.753815 mm
    Evaporation - variability 4.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.2 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.01 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.74368 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 78.50393 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.53113 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 88.19579 %
    Humidity - month min relative 66.74302 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 66.74302 %
    Precipitation - annual 1141.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1177.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 98.07455 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.10399058
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 342.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 76.37434 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 234.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1460638
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.145553
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 255.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 118.77636 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 348.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 40.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 13.216666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 8.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 2.7116666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 23.832092 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min -2.28 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) -1.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 2.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 13.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.41 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.55 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.76
    Temperature - warmest month min 8.21 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 22.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 15.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 3.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 149.41537 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1395.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 438.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 74.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 253.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 24.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 253.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 169.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 454.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 74.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 250.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -37.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 9.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 107.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 139.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 42.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5074.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 139.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 16.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.04 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.431363 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.04 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 67762.18 m
    Remoteness index 3.1810415
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 6.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 4163.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 47.0 %
    Runoff - average 4993.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.048044756 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 165.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.1 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.202963 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 5.5880866 %
    Clay % 30.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.84
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.4 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 2.3111112
    Water holding capacity 46000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.67285 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 106.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 780.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 1397.0 m
    Elevation 1549.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 14.766402 degrees
    Topographic relief 251.1364 m
    Topographic slope (%) 16.98356 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.274 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 64.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 2.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 21.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 77.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0621 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 59.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 13.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8014 NDVI