Occurrence record: REPT:R127585

Specimen of Acanthophis wellsei | Pilbara Death Adder recorded on 1996-10-13

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection code Western Australian Museum Herpetology Collection
Supplied collection code "REPT"
Catalog number R127585
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Wet
Identified by APLIN,K.P.
Identified date 1999
Collector Sutherland, S.
Supplied as "SUTHERLAND,S."
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1999

Event

Occurrence date 1996-10-13
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 13/10/1996

Taxonomy

Scientific name Acanthophis wellsei
Taxon rank species
Common name Pilbara Death Adder
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Supplied as "Animalia"
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Elapidae
Genus Acanthophis
Species Acanthophis wellsei
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Fuzzy match
A match was determined by using a sound expression of the supplied name.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Locality Ashburton (S)
Locality 26KM W PANNAWONICA
Latitude -21.716667
Longitude 116.166667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 50000.0
Biome Terrestrial
Municipality PANNAWONICA
Verbatim longitude 116°10`00"E
Verbatim latitude 21°43`00"S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Carnavon Xeric Shrubs
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    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 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Pilbara
    IBRA 6 Regions Pilbara
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Hamersley
    IBRA 7 Regions Pilbara
    IBRA 7 Subregions Hamersley
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Pilbara Shrublands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (summer drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Pilbara-Gascoyne
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ONSLOW COAST
    River Regions ONSLOW COAST
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Pilbara
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Durack
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements RTIO Kuruma Marthudunera People ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Ashburton (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Ashburton
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF ASHBURTON
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Kuruma Marthudunera Part B WCD2018/003
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 179
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1082
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ASHBURTON (WA)
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WEST PILBARA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (NORTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) EXMOUTH - ASHBURTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) EXMOUTH - ASHBURTON - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH HEDLAND
    PSMA Localities (2018) FORTESCUE
    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 (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    PSMA Wards (2018) ASHBURTON WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Ashburton (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Hamersley Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Lfhw
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Pilbara Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Hamersley Plateaus
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Open shrublands
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Hummock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Hummock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Hummock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Hummock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6485
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.2733
    Endemism 0.029230535
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.030008333
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 565.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.6929293 index
    Species Richness 175.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.09959832
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 161.59 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 27.5175 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.036838066
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -20.743801
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.610832 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.495834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 27.76001 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.0999839
    Aridity index - month max 0.22991234
    Aridity index - month min 0.00298805
    Evaporation - annual mean 272.9837 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 8400.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 383.0664 mm
    Evaporation - month min 148.11192 mm
    Evaporation - variability 31.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 59.763412 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 44.3378 %
    Humidity - month max relative 69.41769 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 52.173588 %
    Humidity - month min relative 37.54373 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 37.54373 %
    Precipitation - annual 306.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 365.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 25.75 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.8796296
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 63.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.09259259
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 99.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -8.909091
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 197.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 70.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 25.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 222.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 24.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.503334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.694166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 33.399994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 11.58 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 11.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 39.38 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.59
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.74 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 40.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 32.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 32.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 169.27695 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 342.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 64.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 9.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 86.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 155.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 72.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 199.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 269.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 281.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 122.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 203.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 151.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 269.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4754.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 403.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 323.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 321.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.6184658 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 47405.723 m
    Remoteness index 14.72361
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 8.0 years
    Fire frequency 2.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 17.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 285.0 %
    Runoff - average 1052.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 27.695618
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 30.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.41 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 23.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5303591 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.09746797 %
    Clay % 31.672651 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.12
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.23
    Nutrient status 1.5 index
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.8262432
    Water holding capacity 31750.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 20.69211
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.67564 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 79.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 92.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 130.0 m
    Elevation 129.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.0138688 degrees
    Topographic relief 72.21143 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.452081 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1482 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 25.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 21.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 62.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 17.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0057 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 25.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2932 NDVI