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Occurrence record: Reptile:R25058

PreservedSpecimen of Anilios ligatus | Robust Blind Snake recorded on 1999-06-11

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 R25058
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Reptile:R25058
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by P.G. Horner
Identified date 1999
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Inferred Associated Occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1999

Event

Collecting date 1999-06-11
Supplied as year:1999  month:06  day:11 
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 Daly Waters, Sturt Plateau
Latitude -16.314
Longitude 133.779
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Irrigation practice - dominant 1. No practices reported
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    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 Sturt Plateau
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Sturt Plateau P2
    IBRA 7 Regions Sturt Plateau
    IBRA 7 Subregions Newcastle
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Victoria Plains 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) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Acacia woodland (lancewood) (tropical semi-arid)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    River Regions VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    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 Elsey
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 ROPER GULF REGION
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Shenandoah Pastoral Lease
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Shenandoah Pastoral Lease DCD2012/007
    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) BIRDUM
    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) BARKLY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARKLY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) NEVER NEVER WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Roper Gulf (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Georgina Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czl
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Barkly-Tanami Plains Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Sturt Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Acacia
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Grasslands
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Acacia (+/- low) open woodlands and sparse shrublands +/- tussock grass
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Acacia forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia forests and woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.029172 t/ha
    Potassium 0.040132 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2649
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8397
    Endemism 0.0033137046
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.003350284
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 568.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.290721 index
    Species Richness 249.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.24066871
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 178.66 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 54.7625 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.04 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5076981
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.9555393
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.17917 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.018333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 26.859985 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.26834217
    Aridity index - month max 1.0330058
    Aridity index - month min 0.0
    Evaporation - annual mean 213.38918 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 14074.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 277.68488 mm
    Evaporation - month min 163.68488 mm
    Evaporation - variability 21.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.25 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.24 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 68.348526 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 48.55338 %
    Humidity - month max relative 80.62529 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 58.54555 %
    Humidity - month min relative 40.857353 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 40.857353 %
    Precipitation - annual 666.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 717.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 55.916668 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 14.414634
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5033557
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 123.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.9736842
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 283.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 182.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 56.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 515.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 12.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.330833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.671667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 32.80002 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 26.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 11.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 11.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.76 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.28
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.57 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 130.7246 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 690.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 109.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 324.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 178.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 460.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 263.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 114.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 209.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 149.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 209.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 56.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3709.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 378.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 304.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 290.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.46010867 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.167787 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.74094534 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.46010867 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 311354.6 m
    Remoteness index 17.814537
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 2.0 years
    Fire frequency 5.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1002.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 85.0 %
    Runoff - average 2448.0 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 80.99999
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 55.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.2002174 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.1350516 %
    Clay % 5.130435 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 188.88889 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.29
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.81
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 1.6043478
    Water holding capacity 57000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.80657 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 333.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 22.958334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 234.0 m
    Elevation 232.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.13823178 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.332901 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1181154 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2334 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 44.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 41.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 59.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.012 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 45.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5795 NDVI