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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.185590.001

PreservedSpecimen of Hydrophis platurus | Yellow-bellied Seasnake recorded on 2014-04-01

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
Catalog number R.185590.001
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:1970349; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.185590.001
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.185590.001
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Collection code Herpetology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2014-04-01
Supplied date "2014-04"
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1232452

Taxonomy

Scientific name Hydrophis platurus
Supplied scientific name "Pelamis platurus (Linnaeus, 1766)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Yellow-bellied Seasnake
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Elapidae
Genus Hydrophis
Supplied as "Pelamis"
Species Hydrophis platurus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Name according to (Linnaeus, 1766)
Accepted name usage Pelamis platurus (Linnaeus, 1766)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province New South Wales
Locality Port Stephens (A)
Latitude -32.783
Longitude 152.066
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Port Stephens, Birubi Beach
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, New South Wales, Port Stephens, Birubi Beach (32° 47' S, 152° 04' E) /04/2014 - /04/2014, Native Animal Trust Fund (NATF)(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 152° 4' E
Verbatim latitude 32° 47' S

Additional properties

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Worimi
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Worimi
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Worimi
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Worimi
    GER Hunter Valley GER Hunter Valley
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    NRM Regions 2010 Hunter-Central Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2015 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2017 Hunter
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Hunter
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions NSW North Coast
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Karuah Manning
    IBRA 7 Regions NSW North Coast
    IBRA 7 Subregions Karuah Manning
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Warmer and wetter end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: no dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 KARUAH RIVER
    River Regions KARUAH RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Paterson
    Local Government Areas 2011 Port Stephens (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Port Stephens
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 PORT STEPHENS COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Hunter
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 26
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3337
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ANNA BAY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) PORT STEPHENS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) HUNTER VALLEY EXC NEWCASTLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PATERSON
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PATERSON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) PORT STEPHENS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) PORT STEPHENS - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NSW CENTRAL AND NORTH COAST
    PSMA Localities (2018) ANNA BAY
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NELSON BAY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Port Stephens (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Macquarie Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Hunter Valley
    Vegetation
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Beef numbers 130258.0 dse
    Dairy numbers 29401.0 dse
    Natural resource management expenditure 8673855.0 $
    Sheep numbers 250.0 dse
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7778
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.5453
    Endemism 0.038399305
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.010681236
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 16.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 50.493828 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.3835645 index
    Species Richness 12.62963 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.8894747
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.9538977
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.34860837
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 130.57622 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 203.338 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 65.82933 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.32 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.6046667 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.23933333 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 98.42489 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 50.369335 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.56665444
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.1338394 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.292778 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 1.0914191
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.7614698
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 0.09106512
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 148.16667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -32.151333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -132.45267 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 72.335335 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 25.162666 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 16.824667 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 9.047334 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 24.017778 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.966333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.302002 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 9.224667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 18.45 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.4126587 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 2.7246704 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 10.627991 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 9.051442 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -3.215332 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.8206787 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.971344 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.526667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 20.23 degrees C
    Evaporation - average 26622.0 ml
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Precipitation - annual 1228.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1273.8334 mm
    Precipitation - autumn 390.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 0.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 294.16666 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 221.66667 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring 231.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer 303.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 318.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 38.166668 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 428.16666 mm
    Precipitation - winter 333.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -29.165253 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -127.8781 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.666668 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 10.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 16.516666 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 25.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 8.55 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 34.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 12.766666 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.283333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.133333 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.116667 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.466666 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.866667 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.916666 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.245
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.25 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.75 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 18.683334 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 311.3867 km/day
    Wind run - month max 336.2 km/day
    Wind run - month min 286.1 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.4666667 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 4.807432 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.1499996 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 7.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 5.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 7.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 4.4 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 4.4 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1259.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 342.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 68.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 232.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 24.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 326.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 160.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 397.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 180.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 190.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 75.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 93.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 177.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3599.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 265.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 222.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 161.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.1421267 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.1421267 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 890.9975 m
    Remoteness index 0.6807655
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2508.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 88.0 %
    Runoff - average 1728.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 1.6129032 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.025063 Pascals
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.7829605
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.34860837
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 77.40279 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 16.188166 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.7196513 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 70.46644
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 31.374752
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 2.9241664 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 21.808136 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 145.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 445.4092 Gal
    Bulk density 1.3173853 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 71.05 kgC/ha
    Clay % 7.9873853 %
    Erodibility 35.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Erosivity 3094.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 216.66667 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 10.818286 my
    Lithology - fertility 2.125 index
    Lithology - mean age 48.12343 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 0.45556194 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.60819745 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 175.0 nT
    Moisture - average 57.0 %
    Moisture - variability 18.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.79333335
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.33333334
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.47833332
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 27.166666
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.5283333
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 5810.976 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 47.01948 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 144.6605 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 0.9 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.4864678
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 26.60611 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 1298.3019 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 8.647872 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 1.4864678
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 1.0
    Topographic wetness index 5.529213
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity 60500.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 161.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.68529 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 274.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 66.833336 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Elevation 10.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.16304897 degrees
    Topographic relief 4.814489 m
    Topographic roughness 87.70289 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.8290002 %
    Valley bottom % 31.25 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 4.495354
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.0498 EVI
    NDVI Mean 60.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 19.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.1315 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 52.2 Day