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Occurrence record: Reptile:R21830

PreservedSpecimen of Anilios ligatus | Robust Blind Snake recorded on 1992-03-10

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 R21830
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Reptile:R21830
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by P.G. Horner
Identified date 1995
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1995

Event

Collecting date 1992-03-10
Supplied as year:1992  month:03  day:10 
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 Mcarthur River
Latitude -15.467
Longitude 136.083
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 - 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 Gulf Coastal
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Gulf Coastal P1
    IBRA 7 Regions Gulf Coastal
    IBRA 7 Subregions Limmen
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Carpentaria 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 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ROSIE RIVER
    River Regions ROSIE 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 Gulf
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 ROPER GULF REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 777
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1091
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GULF
    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) GULF
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MABUNJI - MUNGOORBADA OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KATHERINE
    PSMA Localities (2018) MCARTHUR
    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) SOUTH WEST GULF WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Roper Gulf (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia McArthur Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Carpentaria Fall Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Gulf Coastal Lowlands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Woody savannas
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    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 Leasehold
    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 0.1047
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.2168
    Endemism 0.0026332177
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.002644412
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 14.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.2055984 index
    Species Richness 10.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.32094833
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 174.71 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 66.74333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.5 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.16346274
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -4.9902983
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.273335 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.07 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.100006 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.35220918
    Aridity index - month max 1.2568649
    Aridity index - month min 0.0052110474
    Evaporation - annual mean 200.97127 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17849.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 253.46054 mm
    Evaporation - month min 158.77296 mm
    Evaporation - variability 23.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.32 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.31 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 73.855415 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 57.596413 %
    Humidity - month max relative 83.17478 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 68.84871 %
    Humidity - month min relative 50.432285 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 50.432285 %
    Precipitation - annual 806.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 848.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 68.083336 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 8.2375
    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 0.16535433
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 122.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -4.9302325
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 346.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 215.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 55.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 620.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 15.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.45 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.540833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 25.200012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.17 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.54 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.19 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.07
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.92 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 163.20914 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 939.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 115.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 365.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 236.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 674.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 209.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 158.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 226.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 112.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 226.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3174.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 367.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 308.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 297.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.02828427 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1081665 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02828427 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 14876.951 m
    Remoteness index 17.191402
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 2.0 years
    Fire frequency 3.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 757.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 112.0 %
    Runoff - average 3193.0 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) 153.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 34.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4444444 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.13843355 %
    Clay % 5.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.36
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.96
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 72000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.4123 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 95.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 6.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 4.0 m
    Elevation 3.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.6879828 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.04730156 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3008 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 39.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0091 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 47.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 9.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4985 NDVI