Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.148830

Preserved specimen of Hydrophis major (Shaw, 1802) | Olive-headed Seasnake

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.148830
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2050864; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.148830
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.148830
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol COL
State conservation Northern Territory:
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";
Sampling protocol COL
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED

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 -12.416
Supplied as: "-12.416"
Longitude 137.5
Supplied as: "137.500"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Gulf of Carpentaria off Gove
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Northern Territory, Gulf of Carpentaria off Gove (12° 25' S, 137° 30' E), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 12° 25' S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 137° 30' E

Additional properties

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

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arafura Sea Gulf of Carpenteria
    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 Carpentaria
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Basin
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    Political
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NHULUNBUY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NHULUNBUY

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1511
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.0032208425
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 113.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.9558816 index
    Species Richness 54.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 56099.188 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 60.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.059842 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.65 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.43 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 29.279999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.2373 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.44 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.27 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.54 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.73 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.62 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.89 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.109999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.539999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.049278 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06400125 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.41486868 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 1.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -54.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.010739328 degrees