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Occurrence record: Reptile:R27942

PreservedSpecimen of Anilios ligatus | Robust Blind Snake recorded on 2005-04-06

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 R27942
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Reptile:R27942
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by P.G. Horner
Identified date 2005
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2005

Event

Collecting date 2005-04-06
Supplied as year:2005  month:04  day:6 
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 Roper Gulf (S)
Locality Katherine Gorge National Park, Katherine Region
Latitude -14.063
Longitude 132.34
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
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
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Nitmiluk (Katherine Gorge)
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Nitmiluk (Katherine Gorge)
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Nitmiluk (Katherine Gorge)
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Nitmiluk
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant 1. No practices reported
    Land use Nature conservation
    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) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Pine Creek
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Pine Creek
    IBRA 7 Regions Pine Creek
    IBRA 7 Subregions Pine Creek
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Temperature and moisture are more seasonal strongly developed wet and dry seasons and the growing season is shorter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    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 Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    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 Roper Gulf (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Nyirranggulung Mardrulk Ngadberre
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 ROPER GULF REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 1514
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1635
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ELSEY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KATHERINE
    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) ELSEY - ROPER
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ELSEY ROPER - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KATHERINE
    PSMA Localities (2018) NITMILUK
    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) ARNHEM
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) NYIRRANGGULUNG WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Roper Gulf (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Pine Creek Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Arnhem Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    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 hummock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8386
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.7608
    Endemism 0.010048594
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.010086414
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1672.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.7369595 index
    Species Richness 484.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.49817896
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 157.55 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 91.56 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.33 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5205963
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.91331476
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.070835 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.216667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.46997 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.5555476
    Aridity index - month max 1.8467659
    Aridity index - month min 0.0054042735
    Evaporation - annual mean 179.46938 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 18886.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 239.53874 mm
    Evaporation - month min 136.99625 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.19 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 73.68989 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 53.867588 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.50044 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 68.66831 %
    Humidity - month min relative 43.34389 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 43.34389 %
    Precipitation - annual 1083.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1189.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 90.79167 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 15.0546875
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.65631926
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 113.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.5167785
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 377.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 261.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 69.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 797.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 9.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.415833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.898333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 27.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 12.44 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.01 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.95
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.77 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 102.25115 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1183.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 106.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 356.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 274.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 749.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 240.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 132.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 222.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 139.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 222.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 57.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2842.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 372.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 296.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 279.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.06 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.752313 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.06 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.06403124 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 190686.12 m
    Remoteness index 12.346064
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 1.0 years
    Fire frequency 5.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2075.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 33.0 %
    Runoff - average 8425.0 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 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 104.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.57 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 26.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4335746 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.18122436 %
    Clay % 10.207237 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.46
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 47000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.60922 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 295.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 119.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 304.0 m
    Elevation 283.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.1219552 degrees
    Topographic relief 7.086334 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4426895 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2888 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 34.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0069 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 49.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5219 NDVI