Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.110312

Preserved specimen of Hydrophis major (Shaw, 1802) | Olive-headed Seasnake recorded on 1983-09-05

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.110312
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2010896; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.110312
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.110312
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Rasmussen, Dr Arne Redsted
Identified date 1993
Collector Aquarium De Noumea
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol COL
Date identified 1993
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";
Occurrence date 1983-09-05
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 New Caledonia
Latitude -22.266
Supplied as: "-22.266"
Longitude 166.45
Supplied as: "166.450"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Vicinity of Noumea
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "New Caledonia, Vicinity of Noumea (22° 16' S, 166° 27' E) 05/09/1983 - 05/09/1983, Aquarium de Noumea(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 22° 16' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code NC
Verbatim longitude 166° 27' E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2014/11/26
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater New Caledonia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine New Caledonia Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial New Caledonia Dry Forests
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World New Caledonia
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries New Caledonia Dry Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World New Caledonia
    World Country Boundaries New Caledonia

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.044213206
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1825.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.5062037 index
    Species Richness 952.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1078.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 186.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 42.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 152.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 34.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 377.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 139.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 377.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 227.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 132.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 159.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 195.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 69.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 217.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2366.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 291.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 256.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 256.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1628037.1 m
    Topography
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 43.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.059997607 degrees