Occurrence record: REPT:R140766

Specimen of Acanthophis wellsei | Pilbara Death Adder recorded on 1999-12-01

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection code Western Australian Museum Herpetology Collection
Supplied collection code "REPT"
Catalog number R140766
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Wet
Identified by SMITH,L.A
Identified date 1999
Collector Bush|, B.|Maryan|, B.
Supplied as "BUSH,B. & MARYAN,B."
Sex Male
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1999

Event

Occurrence date 1999-12-01
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 01/12/1999

Taxonomy

Scientific name Acanthophis wellsei
Taxon rank species
Common name Pilbara Death Adder
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Supplied as "Animalia"
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Elapidae
Genus Acanthophis
Species Acanthophis wellsei
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Fuzzy match
A match was determined by using a sound expression of the supplied name.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Locality East Pilbara (S)
Locality CA 5KM S MOUNT ROBINSON
Latitude -23.087778
Longitude 118.911111
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 50000.0
Biome Terrestrial
Municipality ROBINSON, MOUNT
Verbatim longitude 118°54`40"E
Verbatim latitude 23°05`16"S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Carnavon Xeric Shrubs
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Pilbara
    IBRA 6 Regions Pilbara
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Hamersley
    IBRA 7 Regions Pilbara
    IBRA 7 Subregions Hamersley
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Pilbara Shrublands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Pilbara-Gascoyne
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FORTESCUE RIVER
    River Regions FORTESCUE RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Pilbara
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Durack
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements RTIO and Ngarlawangga People ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 East Pilbara (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated East Pilbara
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF EAST PILBARA
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Ngarlawangga People WCD2016/007
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 1122
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2073
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) EAST PILBARA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) EAST PILBARA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (NORTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) EAST PILBARA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) EAST PILBARA - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH HEDLAND
    PSMA Localities (2018) NEWMAN
    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 (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) PILBARA, MP
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) PILBARA, MP
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    PSMA Wards (2018) SOUTH WARD
    Statistical Local Areas East Pilbara (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Hamersley Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Pilbara Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Hamersley Plateaus
    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) Open shrublands
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Hummock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Hummock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Hummock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Hummock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6843
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8859
    Endemism 0.026699562
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.026757542
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 367.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.328135 index
    Species Richness 113.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.091404274
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 133.62 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 26.340834 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.09434197
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -8.47958
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.8275 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 18.118334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 30.630005 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.09908752
    Aridity index - month max 0.22587135
    Aridity index - month min 0.007944987
    Evaporation - annual mean 269.14963 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 10224.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 398.0047 mm
    Evaporation - month min 130.44835 mm
    Evaporation - variability 36.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 54.074837 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 42.79829 %
    Humidity - month max relative 68.23746 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 54.902313 %
    Humidity - month min relative 34.371975 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 34.371975 %
    Precipitation - annual 313.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 359.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 25.916666 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.2604166
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 47.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.14444445
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 95.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -5.5
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 193.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 68.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 213.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 23.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 30.393333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 16.3125 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 37.100006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 7.71 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 15.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 38.08 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.0
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.56 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 39.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 187.4825 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 331.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 48.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 17.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 76.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 169.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 72.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 178.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 239.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 305.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 79.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 158.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 248.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5888.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 384.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 308.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 301.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.701351 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.834326 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 256579.61 m
    Remoteness index 17.095867
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 3.0 years
    Fire frequency 2.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 52.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 253.0 %
    Runoff - average 747.0 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 26.872467
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 65.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.51 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 31.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3673184 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.17481425 %
    Clay % 26.8391 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.11
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.21
    Nutrient status 1.3 index
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 2.3494809
    Water holding capacity 42000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 20.32842
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.85246 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 48.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 289.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 708.0 m
    Elevation 700.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.74766415 degrees
    Topographic relief 11.49554 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.6799421 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1351 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 26.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 40.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 44.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 16.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0059 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 28.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3472 NDVI