Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.121208

Specimen of Lapemis hardwickii | spine-bellied seasnake recorded on 1976-01-26

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 code Australian Museum Herpetology Collection
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalog number R.121208
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2022166; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.121208
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.121208
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Ward, T
Identified date 1991
Collector Mengden, G.|Parker, F.
Supplied as "G. Mengden, F. Parker"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Sampling protocol PRE
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1991
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";
Occurrence date 1976-01-26
Sampling protocol PRE
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:2025112

Taxonomy

Scientific name Lapemis hardwickii
Supplied scientific name "Lapemis hardwickii Gray, 1834"
Taxon rank species
Common name spine-bellied seasnake
Supplied common name "Spine-bellied Sea Snake"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Hydrophiidae
Supplied as "Elapidae"
Genus Lapemis
Species Lapemis hardwickii
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Gray, 1834
Accepted name usage Lapemis hardwickii Gray, 1834

Geospatial

Country Papua New Guinea
Supplied as "New Guinea"
Latitude -8.833
Longitude 146.533
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Yule Island, Gulf Province
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "New Guinea, Yule Island, Gulf Province (8° 50' S, 146° 32' E) 26/01/1976 - 26/01/1976, G. Mengden, F. Parker(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 100000.0
Verbatim longitude 146° 32' E
Verbatim latitude 8° 50' S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2021/1/3
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10km-100km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Papuan Peninsula
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Southeast Papua New Guinea
    Political
    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.026841735
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 370.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2733126 index
    Species Richness 239.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1311.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 89.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 18.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 89.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 81.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 670.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 266.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 740.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 265.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 111.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 211.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 254.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 86.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 254.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 77.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 743.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 322.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 562480.56 m
    Marine
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.799574 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.14913684 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.8943661 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 10.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.11289048 degrees