Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.95213

Preserved specimen of Hydrophis major (Shaw, 1802) | Olive-headed Seasnake recorded on 1977-08-08

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.95213
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2152127; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.95213
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.95213
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector Csiro
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol PRE

Event

Occurrence date 1977-08-08
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 Queensland
Latitude -12.783
Supplied as: "-12.783"
Longitude 141.5
Supplied as: "141.500"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Gulf of Carpentaria , Australia.
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Queensland, Gulf of Carpentaria , Australia. (12° 47' S, 141° 30' E) 08/08/1977 - 08/08/1977, Csiro(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 12° 47' S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 141° 30' 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 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 West Cape York
    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

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4435
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.7288
    Endemism 0.007527838
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.014598609
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 3270.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.860693 index
    Species Richness 270.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 15831.56 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 21.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.009119 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.64 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.5699997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 23.22 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.1971 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.89 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.25 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.42 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.49 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.61 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.44 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.039999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.609999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.792284 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.09218045 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.75033486 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 7.8333335 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -24.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0045095133 degrees