Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.44511

Preserved specimen of Hydrophis major (Shaw, 1802) | Olive-headed Seasnake recorded on 1974-09-08

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.44511
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2098007; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.44511
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.44511
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector Heatwole
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol COL

Event

Occurrence date 1974-09-08
Sampling protocol COL
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 New South Wales
Latitude -30.366
Supplied as: "-30.366"
Longitude 153.1
Supplied as: "153.100"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Sawtell
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, New South Wales, Sawtell (30° 22' S, 153° 06' E) 08/09/1974 - 08/09/1974, Heatwole(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 30° 22' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 153° 6' E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2014/8/13
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    GER Jaliigirr GER Jaliigirr
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2015 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North Coast
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North Coast
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions NSW North Coast
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Coffs Coast & Escarpment
    IBRA 7 Regions NSW North Coast
    IBRA 7 Subregions Coffs Coast and Escarpment
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Warmer and wetter end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: no dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BELLINGER RIVER
    River Regions BELLINGER RIVER
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Cowper
    Local Government Areas 2011 Coffs Harbour (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Coffs Harbour - Pt A
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COFFS HARBOUR CITY COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions North Coast
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 102
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 5553
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SAWTELL - BOAMBEE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) COFFS HARBOUR
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) COFFS HARBOUR - GRAFTON
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) COWPER
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) COWPER
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) COFFS HARBOUR - NAMBUCCA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) SAWTELL
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NSW CENTRAL AND NORTH COAST
    PSMA Localities (2018) SAWTELL
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 20,000 TO 49,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) COFFS HARBOUR
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COFFS HARBOUR
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) COFFS HARBOUR
    Statistical Local Areas Coffs Harbour (C) - Pt A
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Macleay-Barrington Fall
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Other grasslands,herblands, sedgelands and rushlands
    Vegetation types - present Other grasslands, herblands, sedgelands and rushlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8637
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 5.0469
    Endemism 0.03473058
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.04306178
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Occurrence Density 49385.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.252959 index
    Species Richness 3252.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.90565836
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 78.01 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 125.50833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 34.51 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.4469677
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.2324554
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.1125 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 15.2525 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.00998 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.0612973
    Aridity index - month max 1.7936757
    Aridity index - month min 0.4595652
    Evaporation - annual mean 140.22865 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 203.25822 mm
    Evaporation - month min 75.162025 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.33 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.68 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.24 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.196205 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 75.449005 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.110954 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 80.00104 %
    Humidity - month min relative 70.99721 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 70.99721 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1594.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 138.39824 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.44533032
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 209.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 64.81629 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 164.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.4742042
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 47.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.1046375
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 548.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 234.61703 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 55.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 632.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 28.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 23.2425 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 13.054167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.718384 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 6.71 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 14.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 26.75 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.23
    Temperature - warmest month min 18.72 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 21.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 307.98245 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1692.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 266.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 59.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 200.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 41.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 551.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 243.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 653.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 189.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 202.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 73.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 138.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 100.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 146.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3646.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 275.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 231.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 218.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1031.2852 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.198403 Pascals
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 220.6 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 110.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 26.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4547337 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -34.79332 %
    Clay % 43.739643 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 47.5 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.85
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.6946745
    Water holding capacity 32500.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.41931 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 167.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 15.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.80948603 degrees
    Topographic relief 12.7296 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.8323956 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2992 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 19.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 47.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 7.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 46.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0088 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5061 NDVI