Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.163664

Preserved specimen of Hydrophis major (Shaw, 1802) | Olive-headed Seasnake recorded on 1989-09-09

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.163664
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2066545; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.163664
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.163664
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 1989-09-09
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
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 -14.433
Supplied as: "-14.433"
Longitude 136.466
Supplied as: "136.466"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Gulf of Carpentaria, South of Groote Eylandt
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Northern Territory, Gulf of Carpentaria, South of Groote Eylandt (14° 26' S, 136° 28' E) 09/09/1989 - 09/09/1989, Ward, T(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 14° 26' S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 136° 28' E

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
dcterms:modified 2013/3/13
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arnhem Land
    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 Pellew
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) ARNHEM
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARNHEM

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4732
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8033
    Endemism 0.0069835735
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 2176.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.878413 index
    Species Richness 254.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 27253.398 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 21.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.001626 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 2.1699998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.7599998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 32.67 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 6.0485997 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.71 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.48 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.62 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.25 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.309998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.71 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 23.01 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.769999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.648726 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.08548923 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.6354774 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 6.1666665 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -27.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.10002958 degrees