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Occurrence record: Reptile:R35635

PreservedSpecimen of Anilios ligatus | Robust Blind Snake recorded on 2008-05-08

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 R35635
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Reptile:R35635
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by P.G. Horner
Identified date 2009
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2009

Event

Collecting date 2008-05-08
Supplied as year:2008  month:05  day:08 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Anilios ligatus
Supplied scientific name "Ramphotyphlops ligatus"
Taxon rank species
Common name Robust Blind Snake
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Supplied as "Serpentes"
Family Typhlopidae
Genus Anilios
Supplied as "Ramphotyphlops"
Species Anilios ligatus
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 Victoria-Daly (S)
Locality Tipperary Station
Latitude -13.694333
Longitude 130.938
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    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) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Three practices equal
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 = other cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Daly Basin
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Daly Basin
    IBRA 7 Regions Daly Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Daly Basin
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Kimberly Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DALY RIVER
    River Regions DALY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    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
    Local Government Areas 2011 Victoria-Daly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Daly
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 VICTORIA DALY REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 823
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1165
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY - TIWI - WEST ARNHEM
    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) DOUGLAS-DALY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) DOUGLAS-DALY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) JABIRU - TIWI
    PSMA Localities (2018) TIPPERARY
    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) STUART
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) DALY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) MILNGIN WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Victoria-Daly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Daly River Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Daly Basin
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Savannas
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.014679 t/ha
    Potassium 0.057371 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6033
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.3687
    Endemism 0.0066102343
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.007028467
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3773.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.255041 index
    Species Richness 486.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.6081748
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 143.74 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 103.025 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.57302904
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.7402717
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.728333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.131666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.859985 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.6294672
    Aridity index - month max 2.1511528
    Aridity index - month min 0.0047967695
    Evaporation - annual mean 186.5948 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 22930.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 245.67125 mm
    Evaporation - month min 139.47124 mm
    Evaporation - variability 7.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.44 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.18 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.4 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 76.75575 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 57.65929 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.89055 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 71.15799 %
    Humidity - month min relative 49.680378 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 49.680378 %
    Precipitation - annual 1249.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1323.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 103.29887 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 15.41814
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 5.0 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 0.6188615
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 113.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.61233664
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 393.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 300.02396 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 889.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 8.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.940834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.553333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 25.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 13.59 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.58 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.0 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.83
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.94 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 98.51759 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1280.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 106.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 364.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 312.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 829.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 271.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 220.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 148.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 235.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 235.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 59.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2345.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 368.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 296.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 283.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.7666159 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 57989.777 m
    Remoteness index 11.966351
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 4.0 years
    Fire frequency 6.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1642.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 44.0 %
    Runoff - average 8970.0 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 80.99999
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 153.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.47 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 27.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4102 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.38640592 %
    Clay % 29.67 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 49.090908 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.48
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.05 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 2.1
    Water holding capacity 54000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.42453 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 144.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 54.458332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 97.0 m
    Elevation 105.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.4325327 degrees
    Topographic relief 5.31176 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3164753 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2762 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 55.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0128 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 57.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.573 NDVI