Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.14431

Preserved specimen of Hydrophis major (Shaw, 1802) | Olive-headed Seasnake recorded on 1949-08-19

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.14431
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2046037; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.14431
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.14431
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Ward, T
Identified date 1991
Collector Whitley, G. P
Supplied as "Whitley, G P"
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 1991
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";
Occurrence date 1949-08-19
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 -10.75
Supplied as: "-10.750"
Longitude 131.083
Supplied as: "131.083"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Arafura Sea
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Northern Territory, Arafura Sea (10° 45' S, 131° 05' E) 19/08/1949 - 19/08/1949, Whitley, G P(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 10° 45' S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 131° 5' E

Additional properties

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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 86de3167-bae9-41ac-b02d-ff6dfea02339
    Data Resource North Marine Region sea snake collection records (DEW collation), Australia (1877-2007)
    Raw Scientific Name Disteira major
    Coordinates -10.75,131.08333
    Related records
    Record UUID 74a505bc-2f91-42ac-aac1-72937ec0b7f0
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Disteira major (Shaw, 1802)
    Coordinates -10.75,131.083

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Darwin
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Oceanic Shoals
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    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 Bonaparte Coast
    Political
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) ARAFURA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARAFURA
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.0022849205
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 5.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.0549202 index
    Species Richness 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.895833 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 49001.473 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 54.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.009634 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.15 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.0499997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 8.65 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.5507 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 34.68 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.27 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.06 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.53 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.45 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 25.88 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.929998 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.50893 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06876856 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.47752357 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 12.291667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -60.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.10366338 degrees