Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.148829

Preserved specimen of Hydrophis major (Shaw, 1802) | Olive-headed Seasnake recorded on 1980-11-18

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.148829
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2050862; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.148829
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.148829
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector Paxton|Blake
Supplied as "Paxton & Blake"
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol COL
Associated records ASSOCIATED
State conservation Northern Territory:
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";
Occurrence date 1980-11-18
Sampling protocol COL
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Hydrophis major
Supplied scientific name "Disteira major (Shaw, 1802)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Olive-headed Seasnake
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Elapidae
Supplied as "Hydrophidae"
Genus Hydrophis
Supplied as "Disteira"
Species Hydrophis major
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Disteira major (Shaw, 1802)
Scientific name authorship (Shaw, 1802)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Shaw, 1802)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Latitude -11.85
Supplied as: "-11.850"
Longitude 134.833
Supplied as: "134.833"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Arafura Sea,
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Northern Territory, Arafura Sea, (11° 51' S, 134° 50' E) 18/11/1980 - 18/11/1980, Paxton & Blake(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 11° 51' S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 134° 50' E

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
dcterms:modified 2012/5/7
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 2ebfa0d3-9954-4a0d-a6fa-fb8fc53a95c2
    Data Resource North Marine Region sea snake collection records (DEW collation), Australia (1877-2007)
    Raw Scientific Name Disteira major
    Coordinates -11.85,134.83333
    Related records
    Record UUID 0921d955-a233-418d-9153-0bdcd9e56a5b
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Disteira major (Shaw, 1802)
    Coordinates -11.85,134.833

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arnhem Land
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Arnhem Wessel
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NHULUNBUY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NHULUNBUY
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1047
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.3806
    Endemism 0.0061967606
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.002994012
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 116.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.05645 index
    Species Richness 65.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 13.233334 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 33564.582 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 15.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.018892 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 2.1599998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.85 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 37.34 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.02 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.01 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.46 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.57 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.779999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.3 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.42 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.269999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.07043 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.12667638 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.3240479 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 5.1666665 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -16.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees