Occurrence record: Observations:27418251

Human observation of Carettochelys insculpta Ramsay, 1886 | Pitted-shelled Turtle recorded on 2018-08-24

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution code Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalog number 27418251
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/27418251
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Identified by jorgejuanrueda
Identified date 2019-06-22T05:27:24Z
Collector Jorgejuanrueda
Supplied as "jorgejuanrueda"
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
Rights holder jorgejuanrueda
Establishment means wild
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Information withheld Coordinate uncertainty increased to 31081m at the request of the observer
Dataset / Survey name iNaturalist research-grade observations
State conservation Northern Territory:
Identification verification status research
Date identified 2019-06-22T05:27:24Z
Identification ID 59787482

Event

Occurrence date 2018-08-24
Supplied date "2018-08-24T01:21:00+02:00"
Verbatim event date 2018/08/24 1:21 AM CEST
Date precision DAY
Event time 23:21:00Z

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
Latitude -12.554455
Supplied as: "-12.5544545253"
Longitude 130.811856
Supplied as: "130.8118558749"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Northern Territory, AU
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 31081.0
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Darwin
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Plantations
    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
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Anson Beagle
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Marine
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    PSMA Localities (2018) DARWIN HARBOUR
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) DALY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) DALY
    Vegetation
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Mangroves,tidal mudflats,samphires and bare areas,claypan,sand,rock,salt lakes,lagoons,lakes
    Vegetation types - present Mangroves

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5568
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.3661
    Endemism 0.045720685
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0573008
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 11207.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.772656 index
    Species Richness 2509.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7048112
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 155.92929 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 129.5772 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.42220196
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.3603876
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.117737 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 23.973036 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.859283 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1674.8334 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 110.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 441.83334 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 105.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1120.3334 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 8.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.766666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.016666 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 18.816666 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 25.316666 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.366667 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.61 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.525
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.833332 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.383333 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 191.43732 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.38183767 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 20259.871 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.063707 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.17 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.5499997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 10.54 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.638 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.0050000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.55 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.14 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.69 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.05 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.969997 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.83 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.51 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 31.06 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.651651 Degrees C
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 0.94526315 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 30.421053 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 14.405556 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.515
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.98 m
    Soil pedality 2.7263157
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.67413 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 33.833332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.11394303 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.770158E-6 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.09081876 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.102 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 11.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0038 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1057 NDVI