Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.163683

Preserved specimen of Hydrophis major (Shaw, 1802) | Olive-headed Seasnake recorded on 1989-09-14

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.163683
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2066565; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.163683
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.163683
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Rasmussem, A
Identified date 1994
Collector Ward, T
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol Pre
State conservation Northern Territory:
Date identified 1994
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";
Occurrence date 1989-09-14
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
Supplied as "Hydrophidae"
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 -13.416
Supplied as: "-13.416"
Longitude 136.766
Supplied as: "136.766"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Gulf of Carpentaria, North of Groote Eylandt
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Northern Territory, Gulf of Carpentaria, North of Groote Eylandt (13° 25' S, 136° 46' E) 14/09/1989 - 14/09/1989, Ward, T(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 13° 25' S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 136° 46' E

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
dcterms:modified 2013/3/13
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arnhem Land
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Groote
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Terrace
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    PSMA Localities (2018) EAST ARNHEM
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) ARNHEM
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARNHEM

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1047
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.009277426
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.033658072
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 248.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.6056294 index
    Species Richness 74.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 25245.65 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 24.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.014227 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.78 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.87 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 32.079998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.1376 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.61 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.28 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.579998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.51 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.5 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.78 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.109999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.98 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.836807 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.077491954 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.5532349 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 7.9583335 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -31.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees