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Occurrence record: Herpetology:J92316

PreservedSpecimen of Hydrophis curtus | Spine-bellied Seasnake recorded on 2012-07-29

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Amphibians and Reptiles
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalogue Number J92316
Other catalogue numbers 1383265
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Herpetology:J92316
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Collector urn:qm.qld.gov.au:collector:73 23701
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2012-07-29
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Hydrophis curtus
Taxon rank species
Common name Spine-bellied Seasnake
Supplied common name "Spine-bellied Sea Snake"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Elapidae
Genus Hydrophis
Species Hydrophis curtus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Shaw, 1802)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Cape Bedford South, 1 km S
Latitude -15.233333
Longitude 145.35
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef Coast
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    NRM Regions 2010 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2014 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2015 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Cape York
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Cape York
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions East Cape York
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) HOPE VALE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5701
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.6134
    Endemism 0.014886551
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.021148708
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 798.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.6057563 index
    Species Richness 358.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.0388434
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 105.511665 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 147.07292 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 11.995 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.13974944
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -6.0885806
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.64139 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.882639 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 12.920013 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1852.6666 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 115.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 65.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 92.333336 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -6.5404873
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 847.6667 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 99.666664 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1090.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 19.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.199999 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 25.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 13.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 18.566668 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 6.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5133333 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.69
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.266666 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 315.5039 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 8658.466 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.890434 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -11.694674 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.78 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.25 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 5.6299996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.288 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.4 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.027 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.94 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.51 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.12 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 25.98 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.73 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.35 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 9.999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0016 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.89 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.14 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.183756 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.12618469 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.3719689 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.7 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.374321 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 20.19753 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.6566667
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.69162 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 109.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -4.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.19297075 degrees
    Topographic relief 74.284 m
    Topographic slope (%) 13.23368 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0656 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0584 NDVI