Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.163765

Preserved specimen of Hydrophis major (Shaw, 1802) | Olive-headed Seasnake recorded on 1990-04-16

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.163765
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2066654; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.163765
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.163765
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Rasmussen, Dr Arne Redsted
Identified date 1994
Collector Ward, T
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 PRE
Associated records ASSOCIATED
State conservation Northern Territory:
Date identified 1994
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";
Occurrence date 1990-04-16
Sampling protocol PRE
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
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 -13.833
Supplied as: "-13.833"
Longitude 141.383
Supplied as: "141.383"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Gulf of Carpentaria, off Cape Keerweer
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Northern Territory, Gulf of Carpentaria, off Cape Keerweer (13° 50' S, 141° 23' E) 16/04/1990 - 16/04/1990, Ward, T(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 13° 50' S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 141° 23' E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2014/11/26
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 843a344a-6bcc-4de3-b5ad-80b7f3be5ba2
    Data Resource North Marine Region sea snake collection records (DEW collation), Australia (1877-2007)
    Raw Scientific Name Disteira major
    Coordinates -13.83333,141.38333
    Related records
    Record UUID 45bd211c-5345-42fe-a6b8-10b5538a034c
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Disteira major (Shaw, 1802)
    Coordinates -13.833,141.383

    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 Karumba-Nassau
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) GULF OF CARPENTARIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.316
    Endemism 0.0032672246
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 86.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.7612002 index
    Species Richness 44.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 8393.678 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 10.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.004573 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.89 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.7 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 32.12 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.9067998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -1.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.309998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.309998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.349998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.42 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.039999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.74 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.655838 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.23727012 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 3.8868303 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 11.416667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -14.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.10959896 degrees