Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.163582

Preserved specimen of Hydrophis major (Shaw, 1802) | Olive-headed Seasnake recorded on 1989

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.163582
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2066458; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.163582
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.163582
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Rasmussem, A
Identified date 1994
Collector Ward, T
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol Pre
State conservation Northern Territory:
Date identified 1994
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1989, Month: , Day:
Supplied date "1989"
Sampling protocol Pre
Date precision YEAR

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 -13.933
Supplied as: "-13.933"
Longitude 127.7
Supplied as: "127.700"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Gulf of Carpentaria
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Northern Territory, Gulf of Carpentaria (13° 56' S, 127° 42' E) 1989 - 1989, Ward, T(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 13° 56' S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 127° 42' E

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
dcterms:modified 2013/3/13
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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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 Northwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Bonaparte Gulf
    Marine
    Contiguous Zone Contiguous Zone
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.0048286035
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 4.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.0397208 index
    Species Richness 3.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 29085.783 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 25.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.228224 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.25 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.47 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 12.559999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.3246 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.84999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.84 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.17 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.74 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.59 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.53 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 24.57 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.039999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.106052 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.1863277 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 2.9518597 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 33.833332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -62.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.48114803 degrees