Occurrence record: Fauna Atlas N.T. - 2388553

Human observation of Carettochelys insculpta Ramsay, 1886 | Pitted-shelled Turtle recorded on 2011-08-10

Dataset

Data partner Northern Territory Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Data resource Fauna Atlas N.T.
Catalog number 2388553
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Collector Trembath, Dane|Castle, Alex
Supplied as "Dane Trembath & Alex Castle"
Individual count 1
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
Owner institution code DENR - Flora and Fauna (North)
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Dataset / Survey name Miscellaneous Fauna Data
Occurrence remarks Adult male
State conservation Northern Territory:

Event

Occurrence date 2011-08-10
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Carettochelys insculpta
Identified to rank species
Common name Pitted-shelled Turtle
Supplied common name "Pig-nosed Turtle"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Testudines
Family Carettochelyidae
Genus Carettochelys
Species Carettochelys insculpta
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Ramsay, 1886
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Locality Daly River
Latitude -14.001527
Supplied as: "-14.001527"
Longitude 131.232871
Supplied as: "131.232871"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

dataset description All internal and external fauna data and datasets that have been submitted to, and are managed by, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources
original data source FaunaObs NT Wildwatch 2016 - 2018
original datasource description FaunaObs NT Wildwatch 2016 - 2018
original species name Carettochelys insculpta

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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 045f7db4-60c3-4b72-abc0-b366e7312d7e
    Data Resource Fauna Atlas N.T.
    Raw Scientific Name Carettochelys insculpta
    Coordinates -14.001527,131.232871
    Related records
    Record UUID 1f1a669e-f7f0-47d8-a00b-342d0889dece
    Data Resource Northern Territory WildWatch
    Raw Scientific Name Carettochelys insculpta
    Coordinates -14.001527,131.232871
    Record UUID 4e869761-288f-4cfb-8137-9113a4a2dd06
    Data Resource Fauna Atlas N.T.
    Raw Scientific Name Carettochelys insculpta
    Coordinates -14.001527,131.232871
    Record UUID daa989e1-c409-4db0-a4b8-097c9fef97a1
    Data Resource Fauna Atlas N.T.
    Raw Scientific Name Carettochelys insculpta
    Coordinates -14.001527,131.232871
    Record UUID b7478846-42a8-4fae-a31a-eaeca4f3a123
    Data Resource Northern Territory WildWatch
    Raw Scientific Name Carettochelys insculpta
    Coordinates -14.001527,131.232871
    Record UUID e0fa42cc-3c37-4322-b1bf-3c73f45e1d53
    Data Resource Northern Territory WildWatch
    Raw Scientific Name Carettochelys insculpta
    Coordinates -14.001527,131.232871

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Fish River
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Fish River
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Fish River
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Water
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Three practices equal
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 = other cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Daly Basin
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Daly Basin
    IBRA 7 Regions Daly Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Daly Basin
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Kimberly Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DALY RIVER
    River Regions DALY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Local Government Areas 2011 Victoria-Daly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Daly
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 VICTORIA DALY REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 823
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1165
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY - TIWI - WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) DOUGLAS-DALY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) DOUGLAS-DALY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) JABIRU - TIWI
    PSMA Localities (2018) TIPPERARY
    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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) DALY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) DALY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) MILNGIN WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Victoria-Daly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Daly River Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Daly Basin
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Tropical Eucalyptus forest and woodlands with a tall annual grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.014679 t/ha
    Potassium 0.057371 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4015
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8584
    Endemism 0.013836047
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0142977685
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3026.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.8984137 index
    Species Richness 320.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.53710943
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 146.44 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 92.43583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5962717
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.6721202
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.628334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.7025 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.680023 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.53344333
    Aridity index - month max 1.8252133
    Aridity index - month min 0.0
    Evaporation - annual mean 192.04532 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 21114.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 254.0971 mm
    Evaporation - month min 144.09274 mm
    Evaporation - variability 9.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.13 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.39 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 74.988785 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 55.267895 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.0032 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 68.9063 %
    Humidity - month min relative 46.65385 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 46.65385 %
    Precipitation - annual 1095.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1179.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 90.79815 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 17.49246
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.64529914
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 116.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.54605263
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 350.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 263.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 74.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 809.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 9.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.654167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.796667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 26.852173 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 13.37 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.58 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.85 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.89
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.46 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 100.22106 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1170.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 107.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 338.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 281.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 756.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 275.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 231.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 146.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 236.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 135.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 236.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 58.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2593.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 377.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 303.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 289.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.188108 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 87057.375 m
    Remoteness index 13.888263
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1027.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 75.0 %
    Runoff - average 6622.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 6.430868 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 153.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.47 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 27.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4776208 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.5542406 %
    Clay % 46.70116 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 7.1538463 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.45
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.7 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 3.410058
    Water holding capacity 43000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.51134 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 232.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 49.916668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 30.0 m
    Elevation 33.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.8703078 degrees
    Topographic relief 7.96492 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3133502 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4022 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 73.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0066 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 59.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6408 NDVI