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Occurrence record: Reptile:R34671

PreservedSpecimen of Anilios ligatus | Robust Blind Snake recorded on 2004-05-25

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 R34671
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Reptile:R34671
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 2004-05-25
Supplied as year:2004  month:05  day:25 
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: "WA"
Local government area Victoria-Daly (S)
Locality Ord River
Latitude -15.313
Longitude 129.067
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
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Kimberley Rivers & Streams
    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) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Victoria Bonaparte
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victoria Bonaparte P1
    IBRA 7 Regions Victoria Bonaparte
    IBRA 7 Subregions Keep
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Kimberly 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 KEEP RIVER
    River Regions KEEP 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 Victoria
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 VICTORIA DALY REGION
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Spirit Hills Pastoral Lease No.2
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Spirit Hills Pastoral Lease No.2 DCD2011/002
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 229
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 375
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) VICTORIA RIVER
    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) VICTORIA RIVER
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TIMBER CREEK - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KATHERINE
    PSMA Localities (2018) BAINES
    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) STUART
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) TIMBER CREEK WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Victoria-Daly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Bonaparte Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Top End Coastal Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Grasslands
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Tropical Eucalyptus forest and woodlands with a tall annual grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.02 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5697
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.0829
    Endemism 0.006206754
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.006293127
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1045.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2723856 index
    Species Richness 302.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.36197475
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 179.48 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 77.166664 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.11 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.4231219
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.3478657
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.915833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.716667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.01001 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.37473622
    Aridity index - month max 1.3107415
    Aridity index - month min 0.0
    Evaporation - annual mean 215.30954 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 18562.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 287.4 mm
    Evaporation - month min 174.17523 mm
    Evaporation - variability 12.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.34 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.34 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 65.84407 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 53.63859 %
    Humidity - month max relative 80.418594 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 63.74041 %
    Humidity - month min relative 48.091675 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 48.091675 %
    Precipitation - annual 882.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 993.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 74.27915 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 15.866996
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.495
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 120.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.01
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 309.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 228.29872 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 65.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 704.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 9.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 34.0675 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 28.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 21.179167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 30.399994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.91 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 15.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.34 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.98
    Temperature - warmest month min 25.13 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 138.61566 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 838.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 114.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 221.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 219.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 571.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 287.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 222.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 163.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 243.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 128.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 243.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 57.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2962.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 385.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 319.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 305.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.02828427 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1941649 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02828427 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 49167.008 m
    Remoteness index 14.010429
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 8.0 years
    Fire frequency 2.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1373.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 61.0 %
    Runoff - average 5018.0 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) 139.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 65.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1327922 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.15954927 %
    Clay % 4.1168833 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.4
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.98
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 1.5077922
    Water holding capacity 27040.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.92728 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 171.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 40.833332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 16.0 m
    Elevation 12.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.110516794 degrees
    Topographic relief 5.374596 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2614806 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2934 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 51.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 54.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 46.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0138 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 42.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5066 NDVI