Occurrence record: Reptile:R35037

Preserved specimen of Carettochelys insculpta Ramsay, 1886 | Pitted-shelled Turtle

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Reptile Collection
Supplied collection code "Reptile"
Catalog number R35037
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Reptile:R35037
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations skeleton
Identified by D.F. Trembath
Identified date 2007
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
State conservation Northern Territory:
Date identified 2007

Event

Occurrence date Year: 1997, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1997 
Date precision YEAR

Taxonomy

Scientific name Carettochelys insculpta
Identified to rank species
Common name Pitted-shelled Turtle
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Testudines
Family Carettochelyidae
Genus Carettochelys
Species Carettochelys insculpta
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Ramsay, 1886
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Supplied as: "NT"
Locality Flora River Nature Park, Flora River
Latitude -14.733
Supplied as: "-14.733"
Longitude 131.6
Supplied as: "131.6"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Flora River
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Giwining / Flora River
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Giwining / Flora River
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Giwining / Flora River
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Daly Basin
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Daly Basin
    IBRA 7 Regions Daly Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Daly Basin
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Kimberly Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Temperature and moisture are more seasonal strongly developed wet and dry seasons and the growing season is shorter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DALY RIVER
    River Regions DALY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Flora River Nature Park ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Victoria-Daly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Victoria
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 VICTORIA DALY REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 229
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 375
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) VICTORIA RIVER
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KATHERINE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) VICTORIA RIVER
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TIMBER CREEK - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KATHERINE
    PSMA Localities (2018) DELAMERE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) STUART
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) STUART
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) TIMBER CREEK WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Victoria-Daly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Daly River Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Daly Basin
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tropical Eucalypt Woodlands/Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Tropical Eucalyptus forest and woodlands with a tall annual grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Melaleuca forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Melaleuca forests and woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.02 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5488
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6924
    Endemism 0.01791659
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.018072719
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1350.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.4948597 index
    Species Richness 417.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.4066966
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 163.9 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 77.69583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.17 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.58367795
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.7065981
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.719166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.03 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.890015 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.41857934
    Aridity index - month max 1.4889383
    Aridity index - month min 0.0
    Evaporation - annual mean 199.24785 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 19499.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 266.16293 mm
    Evaporation - month min 151.11438 mm
    Evaporation - variability 10.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.37 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.1 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 71.84083 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 51.5153 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.32187 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 64.66888 %
    Humidity - month min relative 42.340725 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 42.340725 %
    Precipitation - annual 912.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 997.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 75.24401 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 19.545908
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.64480877
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 118.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.5462185
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 295.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 225.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 64.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 696.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 9.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.794167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.486666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 29.300018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 12.41 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.27 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.0
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.67 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 104.90678 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 990.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 111.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 279.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 245.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 656.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 246.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 136.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 229.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 229.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 57.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3079.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 382.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 308.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 292.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.630276 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.1421267 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 152471.34 m
    Remoteness index 14.336242
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 2.0 years
    Fire frequency 6.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 985.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 80.0 %
    Runoff - average 3952.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 114.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.81 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 42.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4776208 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.29140523 %
    Clay % 46.70116 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 7.1538463 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.41
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
    Nutrient status 1.7 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 3.410058
    Water holding capacity 43000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.21423 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 129.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 106.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 83.0 m
    Elevation 91.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.45984074 degrees
    Topographic relief 8.336655 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.5917191 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3214 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 45.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0061 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 44.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5514 NDVI