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Occurrence record: Reptile:R09866

PreservedSpecimen of Hydrophis curtus | Spine-bellied Seasnake recorded on 1981-06-09

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 R09866
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Reptile:R09866
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by P.G. Horner
Identified date 1981
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Inferred Associated Occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1981

Event

Collecting date 1981-06-09
Supplied as year:1981  month:06  day:9 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Hydrophis curtus
Supplied scientific name "Lapemis curtus"
Taxon rank species
Common name Spine-bellied Seasnake
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Supplied as "Serpentes"
Family Elapidae
Supplied as "Hydrophiidae"
Genus Hydrophis
Supplied as "Lapemis"
Species Hydrophis curtus
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"
Locality Off South Point, Groote Eylandt
Latitude -14.25
Longitude 136.333
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID cc27868d-062b-4ae0-ac25-11697c02559c
    Data Resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Lapemis curtus
    Coordinates -14.25,136.333
    Year 1981
    Month 06
    Day 9
    Related records
    Record UUID 2f49d7bc-14f4-40de-81e0-4f496204d052
    Data Resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Lapemis curtus
    Coordinates -14.25,136.333
    Year 1981
    Month 06
    Day 9
    Comments One of the collectors was null or unknown
    Coordinates were identical
    Record UUID 2f49d7bc-14f4-40de-81e0-4f496204d052
    Data Resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Lapemis curtus
    Coordinates -14.25,136.333
    Year 1981
    Month 06
    Day 9
    Comments One of the collectors was null or unknown
    Coordinates were identical

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arnhem Land
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Groote
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Bank/shoals
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    PSMA Localities (2018) ANINDILYAKWA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) ARNHEM
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARNHEM

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4732
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8033
    Endemism 0.009432761
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.02500391
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 318.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.6956077 index
    Species Richness 120.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 13657.775 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 2.07 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.8399997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 31.75 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 5.9473996 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0050000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.48 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.43 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.61 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.519999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.36 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.87 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 23.25 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.09 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.88229 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.10664074 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.92826355 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 48.791668 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -5.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.50621086 degrees