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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.116271

Preserved specimen of Indotyphlops braminus (Daudin, 1803) | Flowerpot Blind Snake recorded on 1984-10-23

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.116271
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2017046; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.116271
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.116271
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector Cogger, G. Harold
Supplied as "Cogger, Dr Harold G."
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol COL

Event

Occurrence date 1984-10-23
Sampling protocol COL
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Indotyphlops braminus
Supplied scientific name "Ramphotyphlops braminus (Daudin, 1803)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Flowerpot Blind Snake
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Typhlopidae
Genus Indotyphlops
Supplied as "Ramphotyphlops"
Species Indotyphlops braminus
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Ramphotyphlops braminus (Daudin, 1803)
Scientific name authorship (Daudin, 1803)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Daudin, 1803)

Geospatial

Country Vanuatu
Latitude -15.516
Supplied as: "-15.516"
Longitude 167.15
Supplied as: "167.150"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Vanuatu, Luganville, Espiritu Santo
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Vanuatu, Vanuatu, Luganville, Espiritu Santo (15° 31' S, 167° 09' E) 23/10/1984 - 23/10/1984, Cogger, Dr Harold G.(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 15° 31' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code VU
Verbatim longitude 167° 9' E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2011/5/9
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Solomons-Vanuatu-Bismarck Moist Forests
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Vanuatu
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Vanuatu Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Vanuatu
    Political
    World Country Boundaries Vanuatu
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.025199119
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 294.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.8750887 index
    Species Richness 172.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2418.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 299.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 93.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 299.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 39.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 916.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 318.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 916.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 253.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 91.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 208.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 240.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 64.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 240.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 70.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 916.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 299.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 264.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2304748.5 m
    Topography
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 41.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.1090254 degrees