Occurrence record: aodn_nt_sattag_oliveridley_location_data:aodn_nt_sattag_oliveridley_location_data.fid-7d3b6a56_15c8b7b9257_-45ca

MachineObservation of Lepidochelys olivacea | Pacific Ridley recorded on 2005-05-06


Data partner Ocean Biogeographic Information System
Data resource Satellite tracking of female olive ridley sea turtles (Lepidochelys olivacea) nesting in the Wessel Islands, Northern Territory, 2005
Institution code Supplied institution code "IMOS"
Catalog number aodn_nt_sattag_oliveridley_location_data.fid-7d3b6a56_15c8b7b9257_-45ca
Occurrence ID aodn_nt_sattag_oliveridley_location_data.fid-7d3b6a56_15c8b7b9257_-45ca
Basis of record Machine observation
Sex female
Individual count 1
Life stage adult
License CC-BY
Supplied as CCBY 4.0
State conservation Northern Territory: Vulnerable
Organism quantity type individuals
Language English
Country conservation Endangered,
Occurrence status present
Organism quantity 1
Collection code aodn_nt_sattag_oliveridley_location_data
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Record date 2005-05-06
Supplied date "2005-05-06T12:57:19"
Date precision Day


Scientific name Lepidochelys olivacea
Taxon rank species
Common name Pacific Ridley
Supplied common name "Olive Ridley turtle"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Testudines
Family Cheloniidae
Genus Lepidochelys
Species Lepidochelys olivacea
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name ID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220293


Country Australia
State / Province Northern Territory
Locality Wunpirri Island
Latitude -11.604
Longitude 136.09
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in meters 0
Maximum depth in meters 0
Coordinate precision 200
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 200.0
Footprint well known text POINT (136.09000 -11.60400)
Georeference remarks ARGOS satellite tag
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arnhem Land
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Arnhem Wessel
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Ridge
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    PSMA Localities (2018) EAST ARNHEM
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NHULUNBUY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NHULUNBUY

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3369
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.9717
    Endemism 0.0019150241
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0033935683
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 2.2098765 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 1.0246913 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7145375
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 2.18541
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.0093715545
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 173.37895 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 212.18 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 140.85 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.45 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.11 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.44 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 115.050415 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 1.785 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.07145399
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 4.8643394 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -5.097984 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 49.695675
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -12.64508
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 45.920204
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 330.41998 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -58.32854 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -209.94499 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 166.965 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 27.07 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 20.725416 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 16.22 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 31.849583 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 24.32 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 12.240021 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 21.185001 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 29.83 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.125 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.8649902 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 9.225006 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 7.5295815 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -1.230011 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -1.5700073 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 5.73999 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.425 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 26.77 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1460.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 109.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 607.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 942.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -77.19044 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -229.84927 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 18.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 22.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 27.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 16.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 19.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 12.45 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 20.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 25.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 26.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.6 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.48
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.95 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 102.32123 km/day
    Wind run - month max 127.35333 km/day
    Wind run - month min 76.52542 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 2.8083827 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 1.6333333 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 2.9499998 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 3.8 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 2.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 3.8 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 1.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.2 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.26832813 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.8863972 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.26832813 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 44271.26 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.028537 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.9499999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.88 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 36.09 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.8983 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.45 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.43 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.51 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.64 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.48 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.89 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.83 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.71 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.94361 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.119854644 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.138434 mg/m^3
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.4932173
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.0093715545
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 67.577675 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 12.612957 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.8947563 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 44.389557
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 0.8434398
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 33.71417 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 181.04999 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 301.59088 Gal
    Bulk density 1.374 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 25.25465 kgC/ha
    Clay % 24.39 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 160.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 65.5 my
    Lithology - fertility 4.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 32.75 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 1.5152113 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.8162413 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -2.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.51
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.05
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.0
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.015
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 88.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.65
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 2174.261 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 22.19973 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 34.39194 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 0.0
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 6.208198 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 336.18854 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 4.007342 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 1.0
    Topographic wetness index 2.611202
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 150.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.26035 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 41.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -3.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 6.920018
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.7643345 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.329285 m
    Topographic roughness 75.02558 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3287179 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 8.526729
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0056 kg C/m^2