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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.62741

Preserved specimen of Demansia torquata (Günther, 1862) | Collared Whipsnake recorded on 1971-02-28
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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 Australian Museum Herpetology Collection
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalog number R.62741
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:2117314","urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.62741"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.62741
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Sadlier, Dr Ross Allen - Australian Museum - Herpetology  
Collector Cameron, E  
Supplied as "Cameron, E"
Specimen type cited: Demansia torquata (Günther, 1862) : Elapidae : Squamata : Reptilia : Chordata;cited: Demansia torquata (Günther, 1862) : Elapidae : : Reptilia : Chordata;cited: Demansia torquata 1862 : Elapidae : Squamata : Reptilia : Chordata;cited: Demansia torquata : Elapidae : : Reptilia : Chordata
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [COL]
Date identified 1991
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";

Event

Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:2018921
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "N";
Occurrence date 1971-02-28
Sampling protocol COL  
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Demansia torquata
Supplied scientific name "Demansia torquata 1862"
Identified to rank species
Common name Collared Whipsnake
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Elapidae
Genus Demansia
Species Demansia torquata
Name match metric canonicalMatch
Accepted name Demansia torquata 1862
Scientific name authorship (Günther, 1862)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to 1862

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -21.016
Supplied as: "-21.016"
Longitude 149.9
Supplied as: "149.9"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Penrith Island
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Queensland, Penrith Island (21° 01' S, 149° 54' E) 28/02/1971 - 28/02/1971, Cameron, E(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 21° 1' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 149° 54' E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2014/6/16
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2014/6/16
dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial South Cumberland Islands
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    NRM Regions 2010 Mackay Whitsunday
    NRM Regions 2017 Mackay Whitsunday
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Mackay Whitsunday
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Central Mackay Coast
    IBRA 7 Regions Central Mackay Coast
    IBRA 7 Subregions Proserpine-Sarina Lowlands
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 WHITSUNDAY ISLANDS
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Local Government Areas 2011 Mackay (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Mackay - Pt B
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MACKAY REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 412
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SEAFORTH - CALEN
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MACKAY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MACKAY - ISAAC - WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DAWSON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MACKAY - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MACKAY - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Vegetation
    Forests of Australia 2018B Mangrove
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a shrubby understorey

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Occurrence Density 1348.0 frequency
    Species Richness 155.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 23.6625 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    Elevation 34.0 m