Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.126956

Preserved specimen of Carettochelys insculpta Ramsay, 1886 | Pitted-shelled Turtle

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.126956
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2027836; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.126956
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.126956
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector Webb, G
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol PRE
State conservation Northern Territory:

Event

Sampling protocol PRE
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED

Taxonomy

Scientific name Carettochelys insculpta
Supplied scientific name "Carettochelys insculpta Ramsay, 1886"
Identified to rank species
Common name Pitted-shelled Turtle
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Testudines
Family Carettochelyidae
Supplied as "Carettochelydidae"
Genus Carettochelys
Species Carettochelys insculpta
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Carettochelys insculpta Ramsay, 1886
Scientific name authorship Ramsay, 1886
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Ramsay, 1886

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Latitude -13.8
Supplied as: "-13.800"
Longitude 130.716
Supplied as: "130.716"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Daly River (Daly River 1:100000 Topo. Map Between Ugr Fk864736 - Fk864737)
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Northern Territory, Daly River (Daly River 1:100000 Topo. Map Between Ugr Fk864736 - Fk864737) (13° 48' S, 130° 43' E), Webb, G(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 13° 48' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 130° 43' E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2013/3/6
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10km-100km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Three practices equal
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 = other cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Victoria Bonaparte
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victoria Bonaparte P1
    IBRA 7 Regions Victoria Bonaparte
    IBRA 7 Subregions Keep
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Kimberly Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DALY RIVER
    River Regions DALY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Local Government Areas 2011 Victoria-Daly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Daly
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 VICTORIA DALY REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 823
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1165
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY - TIWI - WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) DOUGLAS-DALY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) DOUGLAS-DALY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) JABIRU - TIWI
    PSMA Localities (2018) DALY RIVER
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very 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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) DALY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) DALY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) MILNGIN WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Victoria-Daly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Litchfield Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Top End Coastal Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Low Woodland
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tropical Eucalypt Woodlands/Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Tropical Eucalyptus forest and woodlands with a tall annual grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Rainforests and vine thickets
    Vegetation types - present Rainforest and vine thickets

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6033
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.3687
    Endemism 0.006644705
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0068563786
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 5113.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.719178 index
    Species Richness 776.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5896003
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 149.21 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 103.035835 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.52360594
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.903419
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.038334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.345 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.890015 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.6180744
    Aridity index - month max 2.2022007
    Aridity index - month min 0.0046296753
    Evaporation - annual mean 192.36813 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 22199.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 252.10564 mm
    Evaporation - month min 143.89397 mm
    Evaporation - variability 9.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.43 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.15 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.4 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 76.94228 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 57.33857 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.87746 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 70.5231 %
    Humidity - month min relative 49.613026 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 49.613026 %
    Precipitation - annual 1250.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1322.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 104.171814 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 16.412674
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5943538
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 115.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.67841274
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 375.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 316.8834 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 85.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 908.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 9.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.459167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.760834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 25.441162 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 13.74 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.59 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.47 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.83
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 99.26792 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1257.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 108.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 353.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 316.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 824.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 275.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 220.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 152.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 239.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 239.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 59.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2383.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 372.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 300.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 288.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.666033 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 42574.15 m
    Remoteness index 10.46
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1626.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 45.0 %
    Runoff - average 10161.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 102.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.74 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 55.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4776208 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.5030689 %
    Clay % 46.70116 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 7.1538463 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.47
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.7 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 3.410058
    Water holding capacity 43000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.16355 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 328.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 122.541664 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 16.0 m
    Elevation 7.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.26711357 degrees
    Topographic relief 14.13635 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.8952079 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1527 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 56.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0071 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 57.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2076 NDVI