Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.163881

Preserved specimen of Hydrophis major (Shaw, 1802) | Olive-headed Seasnake recorded on 1990-10-28

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.163881
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2066782; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.163881
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.163881
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Rasmussem, A
Identified date 1994
Collector Ward, T
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol Pre
Associated records ASSOCIATED
State conservation Northern Territory:
Date identified 1994
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "n";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "n";
Occurrence date 1990-10-28
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 -14.633
Supplied as: "-14.633"
Longitude 136.683
Supplied as: "136.683"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Gulf of Carpentaria, South of Groote Eylandt
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Northern Territory, Gulf of Carpentaria, South of Groote Eylandt (14° 38' S, 136° 41' E) 28/10/1990 - 28/10/1990, Ward, T(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 14° 38' S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 136° 41' E

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
dcterms:modified 2013/3/13
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 62f68da0-5279-495c-a7ae-88cd1348caa9
    Data Resource North Marine Region sea snake collection records (DEW collation), Australia (1877-2007)
    Raw Scientific Name Disteira major
    Coordinates -14.63333,136.68333
    Related records
    Record UUID eb5798ac-dea0-44c8-a55d-aa4ee3187505
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Disteira major (Shaw, 1802)
    Coordinates -14.633,136.683

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arafura Sea Gulf of Carpenteria
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Carpentaria
    Marine
    Contiguous Zone Contiguous Zone
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    Political
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) ARNHEM
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARNHEM
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.0048813033
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 74.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.1139746 index
    Species Richness 12.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 12.616667 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 39862.395 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 37.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.001508 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 2.27 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.93 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 34.62 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 6.4417996 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.31 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.54 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.62 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.32 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.27 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.94 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.97 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.9 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.706757 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.074190855 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.5184243 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 3.1666667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -31.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.043124452 degrees