Occurrence record: FrogWatch SA - 6142

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

Dataset

Data resource FrogWatch SA
Catalog number 6142
Record type Observation
Supplied basis "Sound"
Identified by FrogWatch SA
Collector FrogWatch SA (Nells)
Record number 64827
Individual count Many (10-50)
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present

Event

Occurrence date 2021-08-09
Date precision DAY
Event time 19:43

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 Big Swamp Coomunga, [Swamp or Flooded Paddock or Marshland]
Latitude -34.66095
Supplied as: "-34.66094971"
Longitude 135.697349
Supplied as: "135.697349"
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
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Australia Mallee and Woodlands
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Water
    NRM Regions 2010 Eyre Peninsula
    NRM Regions 2014 Eyre Peninsula
    NRM Regions 2015 Eyre Peninsula
    NRM Regions 2017 Eyre Peninsula
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Eyre Peninsula
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble left intact
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Eyre Peninsula
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Paleo
    IBRA 6 Regions Eyre Yorke Block
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Talia
    IBRA 7 Regions Eyre Yorke Block
    IBRA 7 Subregions Talia
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eyre And York Mallee
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: distinctly dry (and warm) summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South Australian Gulf
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 EYRE PENINSULA
    River Regions EYRE PENINSULA
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World South Australian Gulfs
    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 Grey
    Local Government Areas 2011 Lower Eyre Peninsula (DC)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Lower Eyre Peninsula
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 THE DC OF LOWER EYRE PENINSULA
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Barngarla Native Title Claim SCD2016/001
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 194
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 697
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) EYRE PENINSULA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) EYRE PENINSULA AND SOUTH WEST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GREY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) GREY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CEDUNA - WEST COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) EYRE PENINSULA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) PORT LINCOLN - CEDUNA
    PSMA Localities (2018) ULEY
    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 Lower Eyre Peninsula (DC)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Gawler Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdbr
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Eyre Peninsula Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Lincoln Hills
    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) Croplands
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally 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 Melaleuca forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3070893.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.019651 t/ha
    Potassium 0.254103 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.1122
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8347
    Endemism 0.0042125355
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.004267482
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5124
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3403.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2382646 index
    Species Richness 552.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5277997
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 49.54 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 40.333332 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 10.05 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0243973
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.024165096
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.0125 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.615 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.089996 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.5366074
    Aridity index - month max 1.5843271
    Aridity index - month min 0.04830961
    Evaporation - annual mean 136.44092 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 13229.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 248.39778 mm
    Evaporation - month min 52.7 mm
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.26 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.77366 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 75.24231 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.704575 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 81.79938 %
    Humidity - month min relative 68.84266 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 68.84266 %
    Precipitation - annual 515.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 543.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 43.418507 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -2.1834376
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 254.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 48.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9408651
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 63.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.062290583
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 48.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 93.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 261.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 42.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 19.605833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 10.310833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 17.399994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 6.97 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 24.44 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.09
    Temperature - warmest month min 14.33 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 262.0327 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 560.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 266.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 11.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 46.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 63.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 46.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 101.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 266.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 157.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 165.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 81.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 120.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 85.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2904.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 246.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 120.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.092195444 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.16 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.3244996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.092195444 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 7494.7007 m
    Remoteness index 7.4397874
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 473.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 119.0 %
    Runoff - average 0.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.9 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 32.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.29 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 19.0 %
    Bulk density 1.039799 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.0830959 %
    Clay % 23.044222 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.48
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.97
    Nutrient status 1.85 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 3.0359297
    Water holding capacity 30000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.18092 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 98.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 80.708336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 111.0 m
    Elevation 111.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.21919712 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.368401 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2122316 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2284 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 39.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 24.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 45.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 32.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0091 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 46.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3855 NDVI