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Occurrence record: DNA Laboratory:Z8763

MaterialSample of Notechis scutatus | Tiger Snake

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria DNA Laboratory
Supplied collection code "DNA Laboratory"
Catalogue Number Z8763
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:DNA Laboratory:MaterialSample:Z8763
Basis of record MaterialSample
Preparations Tissue | Frozen | ethanol 95% | Heart | ethanol 96% | -196°C
Identified by Dr Jane E. Melville - Museums Victoria
Collector/Observer Hoser, R. Raymond|Busters, S. Snake
Supplied as "Raymond Hoser - Snake Busters"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Owner institution code NMV
Disposition In collection
Relationship of resource same individual
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol Found alive
Language en
Occurrence status present
Related resource id urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Herpetology:PreservedSpecimen:D74769
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date Year: 2003, Month: 12, Day:
Supplied as year:2003  month:12 
Sampling protocol Found alive
Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Vertebrata | Reptilia | Lepidosauria | Squamata | Ophidia serpentes | Xenophidia colubroidea caenophidia | Elapidae
Scientific name Notechis scutatus
Supplied scientific name "Notechis scutatus (Peters, 1861)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Tiger Snake
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Elapidae
Genus Notechis
Species Notechis scutatus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Peters, 1861)
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area Whittlesea (C)
Locality near Plenty River
Latitude -37.65
Longitude 144.98
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality near Plenty River
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Collector
Georeference protocol geoscience Australia - Place names website
Biome Terrestrial
Municipality South Morang

Additional properties

blocked Available for loan
material sample type Tissue
preparation materials ethanol 95% | ethanol 96%
prepared by Rory O'Brien - Museum Victoria
preservation temperature -196°C
preservation type ethanol 95% | ethanol 96%

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2014 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2015 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Port Phillip and Western Port
    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 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions Southern Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 YARRA RIVER
    River Regions YARRA RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Scullin
    Local Government Areas 2011 Whittlesea (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Whittlesea - South-West
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WHITTLESEA CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 43
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2801
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER MELBOURNE
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) LALOR
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WHITTLESEA - WALLAN
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MELBOURNE - NORTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) SCULLIN
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) SCULLIN
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) NORTHCOTE - PRESTON - WHITTLESEA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WHITTLESEA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) EPPING
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NORTHERN METROPOLITAN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN METROPOLITAN
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) SOUTH WEST WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Whittlesea (C) - South-West
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Otway Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qbn
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West Victorian Plains
    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) Croplands
    Land cover Built-up
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3839264.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.2854
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.6883
    Endemism 0.014301906
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0154298935
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4964
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 73515.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.539499 index
    Species Richness 1633.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 10.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5789819
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 41.45 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 48.25083 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 37.82 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1934754
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.19207357
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.9525 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.856667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.309998 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.69900805
    Aridity index - month max 1.4128915
    Aridity index - month min 0.24070442
    Evaporation - annual mean 106.12753 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 15194.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 199.4147 mm
    Evaporation - month min 32.557346 mm
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.978775 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 71.17541 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.64126 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.9826 %
    Humidity - month min relative 59.993977 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 59.993977 %
    Precipitation - annual 631.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 648.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 53.821487 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.034529295
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 159.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 45.426517 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 137.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1941925
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.19296673
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 142.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 68.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 191.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.874166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.233334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.200012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.19 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.8 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.35
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.79 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 14.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 252.17714 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 665.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 156.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 45.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 138.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 15.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 138.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 68.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 196.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 143.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 216.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 48.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 92.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 105.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 193.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3954.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 193.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 135.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1941649 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.060827624 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 40847.59 m
    Remoteness index 0.0063548903
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 533.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 125.0 %
    Runoff - average 326.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.3968254 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 76.46666
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 60.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.6 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 20.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5303066 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.4338627 %
    Clay % 49.115566 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 3.4545455 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.62
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.92
    Nutrient status 1.45 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 3.7113206
    Water holding capacity 29000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.9413 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 189.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 91.041664 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 127.0 m
    Elevation 134.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.0286993 degrees
    Topographic relief 9.834053 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.6312057 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2221 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 35.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 18.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 40.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 43.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0153 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 55.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4473 NDVI