Occurrence record: Fauna Atlas N.T. - 1294204

Human observation of Carettochelys insculpta Ramsay, 1886 | Pitted-shelled Turtle

Dataset

Data partner Northern Territory Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Data resource Fauna Atlas N.T.
Catalog number 1294204
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Collector Georges, A
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Dataset / Survey name Miscellaneous Fauna Data
State conservation Northern Territory:

Event

Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED

Taxonomy

Scientific name Carettochelys insculpta
Identified to rank species
Common name Pitted-shelled Turtle
Supplied common name "Pig-nosed 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
Locality oolloo Xing, Daly Rvr
Latitude -14.0711
Supplied as: "-14.0711"
Longitude 131.2512
Supplied as: "131.2512"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

dataset description All internal and external fauna data and datasets that have been submitted to, and are managed by, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources
original data source UNKNOWN
original datasource description ATLAS data from unknown sources
original species name Carettochelys insculpta

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    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) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Three practices equal
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 = other cultivations
    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 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 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
    Local Government Areas 2011 Victoria-Daly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Daly
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 VICTORIA DALY REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 823
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1165
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY
    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) DOUGLAS-DALY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) DOUGLAS-DALY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) JABIRU - TIWI
    PSMA Localities (2018) DOUGLAS-DALY
    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) DALY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) MILNGIN WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Victoria-Daly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Daly River Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Daly Basin
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Closed
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Savannas
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Melaleuca Forests and Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Melaleuca open forests and woodlands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.014679 t/ha
    Potassium 0.057371 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4015
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8584
    Endemism 0.013836047
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0142977685
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3026.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.8984137 index
    Species Richness 320.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.52769834
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 147.39 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 91.333336 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.59213763
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.6836215
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.658333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.771667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.660004 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.52226806
    Aridity index - month max 1.8087916
    Aridity index - month min 0.0
    Evaporation - annual mean 192.87595 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 21128.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 255.40872 mm
    Evaporation - month min 144.84808 mm
    Evaporation - variability 9.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.13 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 74.72401 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 54.879753 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.94663 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 68.49736 %
    Humidity - month min relative 46.18385 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 46.18385 %
    Precipitation - annual 1068.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1165.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 89.376595 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 17.898502
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.64980793
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 116.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.53528744
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 344.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 262.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 73.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 802.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 9.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.675835 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.760834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 26.899994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 13.27 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.58 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.89 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.9
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.47 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 100.65713 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1152.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 107.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 333.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 277.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 746.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 276.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 232.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 146.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 236.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 135.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 236.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 58.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2638.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 378.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 304.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 289.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.246315 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 92666.52 m
    Remoteness index 14.012834
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1134.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 69.0 %
    Runoff - average 6001.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 85.454544 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) 153.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.47 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 27.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4776208 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.3321497 %
    Clay % 46.70116 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 7.1538463 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.44
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    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 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.4631 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 183.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 42.458332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 33.0 m
    Elevation 45.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.94919175 degrees
    Topographic relief 8.078053 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.5286937 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2701 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 60.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 38.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 62.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0136 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 53.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5247 NDVI