Occurrence record: Observations:110067865

Human observation of Demansia papuensis (Macleay, 1877) | Greater Black Whipsnake recorded on 2022-04-01T14:11:21+10:30
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Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution code Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalog number 110067865
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/110067865
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Identified by Jules Farquhar
Identified date 2022-04-01T04:48:32Z
Collector Farquhar, Jules
Supplied as "Jules Farquhar"
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
Rights holder Jules Farquhar
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Dataset / Survey name iNaturalist research-grade observations
Occurrence remarks Male. Dead on road. Likely killed morning of 1st April. 209 ventral scales. 15 mid body scale rows. Divided anal scale and divided subcaudal scales.
Identification verification status research
Date identified 2022-04-01T04:48:32Z
Identification ID 245875430

Event

Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 2022, Month: 4, Day: 1
Supplied date "2022-04-01T14:11:21+10:30"
Verbatim event date Fri Apr 01 2022 14:11:21 GMT+0930 (GMT+9:30)
Date precision DAY
Event time 03:41:21Z

Taxonomy

Scientific name Demansia papuensis
Identified to rank species
Common name Greater Black Whipsnake
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Elapidae
Genus Demansia
Species Demansia papuensis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Macleay, 1877)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Latitude -13.019142
Supplied as: "-13.019142386"
Longitude 130.991778
Supplied as: "130.9917775464"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Litchfield Park Rd, Rum Jungle, NT, AU
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 8.0
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

captive wild

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    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 Rural residential
    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 Pine Creek
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Pine Creek
    IBRA 7 Regions Pine Creek
    IBRA 7 Subregions Pine Creek
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FINNISS RIVER
    River Regions FINNISS 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
    Local Government Areas 2011 Coomalie (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Coomalie
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOMALIE SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 111
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 593
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ALLIGATOR
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY - TIWI - WEST ARNHEM
    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) COX - FINNISS - COOMALIE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ADELAIDE RIVER - COOMALIE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) DARWIN
    PSMA Localities (2018) RUM JUNGLE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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) DALY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) DALY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) COOMALIE RURAL WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Coomalie (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Pine Creek Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Lmpc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Pine Creek Ridges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Savannas
    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 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6473
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.6042
    Endemism 0.00904148
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0101792095
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 5070.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.7242057 index
    Species Richness 445.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.67638415
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 144.72 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 116.1825 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5078446
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.9637222
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.425 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.181667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.23999 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.7235821
    Aridity index - month max 2.283255
    Aridity index - month min 0.0048682415
    Evaporation - annual mean 185.40161 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 25441.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 244.71815 mm
    Evaporation - month min 139.30212 mm
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.46 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.18 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.43 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 77.62563 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 61.70431 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.3191 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.30708 %
    Humidity - month min relative 53.32911 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 53.32911 %
    Precipitation - annual 1423.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1501.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 118.50044 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 11.454355
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5902985
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 105.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.6907696
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 447.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 318.0623 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 80.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 956.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 8.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.29 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.728333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.61087 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 15.42 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 15.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 24.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.59 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.66 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.68
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.48 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 96.00935 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 0.0 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1376.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 104.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 386.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 314.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 886.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 271.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 160.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 240.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 116.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 240.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 59.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1960.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 354.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 291.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 280.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.4205948 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 59619.68 m
    Remoteness index 6.057025
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 1.0 years
    Fire frequency 4.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2073.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 35.0 %
    Runoff - average 11112.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.7 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 146.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.52 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 12.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5958622 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.43080935 %
    Clay % 38.616665 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 16.666666 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.51
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.0942528
    Water holding capacity 49000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.37657 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 92.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 69.208336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 67.0 m
    Elevation 88.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.6925008 degrees
    Topographic relief 37.41224 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.95809 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3708 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 40.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0066 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 59.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4442 NDVI