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Occurrence record: Reptile:R31624

PreservedSpecimen of Aspidites ramsayi | Woma recorded on 1964-02-25

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Reptile Collection
Supplied collection code "Reptile"
Catalogue Number R31624
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Reptile:R31624
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
State conservation Northern Territory: Near Threatened
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1964-02-25
Supplied as year:1964  month:02  day:25 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Aspidites ramsayi
Taxon rank species
Common name Woma
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Supplied as "Serpentes"
Family Pythonidae
Supplied as "Boidae"
Genus Aspidites
Species Aspidites ramsayi
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Supplied as: "NT"
Local government area Central Desert (S)
Locality Todd River Station
Latitude -23.4
Longitude 134.717
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
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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 - Freshwater Central Australian Freshwater
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Great Sandy-Tanami-Central Ranges Desert
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    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 Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions MacDonnell Ranges
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions MacDonnell Ranges P3
    IBRA 7 Regions MacDonnell Ranges
    IBRA 7 Subregions Hartz Range
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Central Ranges Xeric Scrub
    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 (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Acacia shrubland (mulga) (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    River Regions DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    Marine
    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
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Tanami Exploration NL/CLC - Harts Range
    Local Government Areas 2011 Central Desert (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Sandover
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CENTRAL DESERT REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 437
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 494
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SANDOVER - PLENTY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ALICE SPRINGS
    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) ATITJERE - AKARNENEHE - ENGAWALA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ATITJERE - AKARNENEHE OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) APATULA
    PSMA Localities (2018) HART
    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) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) AKITYARRE WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Central Desert (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Arunta Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Lgap
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Australian Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Central Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Open shrublands
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Acacia (+/- low) open woodlands and sparse shrublands +/- tussock grass
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Acacia shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7682
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.3824
    Endemism 0.0052513657
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0054278695
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2418.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.266144 index
    Species Richness 426.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.0861831
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 118.86 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 23.579166 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 3.5 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7831131
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.2718571
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.15 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.671667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 32.670013 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.09845415
    Aridity index - month max 0.15922888
    Aridity index - month min 0.032723643
    Evaporation - annual mean 242.9883 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 6425.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 384.4182 mm
    Evaporation - month min 113.646164 mm
    Evaporation - variability 36.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 61.333298 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 45.858234 %
    Humidity - month max relative 79.08972 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 57.31276 %
    Humidity - month min relative 38.136208 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 38.136208 %
    Precipitation - annual 289.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 325.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 24.166666 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.6962025
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 37.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 25.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.75
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 61.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.28533825
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 146.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 47.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 149.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 21.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.984167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.315 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 34.399994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 33.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.01 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.38 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.1
    Temperature - warmest month min 20.47 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 178.684 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 298.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 41.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 35.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 51.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 128.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 48.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 131.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 210.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 330.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 38.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 128.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 160.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 148.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5997.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 368.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 281.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 7.562764 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.3858756 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 862018.94 m
    Remoteness index 13.588928
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 17.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 269.0 %
    Runoff - average 583.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 13.523315
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 21.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 0.899697 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.13145931 %
    Clay % 9.666667 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 126.666664 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.11
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.14
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.3 m
    Soil pedality 1.2909092
    Water holding capacity 14000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 14.330598
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.9284 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 27.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 189.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 639.0 m
    Elevation 617.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.9020858 degrees
    Topographic relief 31.94397 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.977244 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1674 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 22.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 37.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 41.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 22.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0087 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 23.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2985 NDVI