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Occurrence record: Reptile:R18732

PreservedSpecimen of Anilios ligatus | Robust Blind Snake recorded on 1997-10-24

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 R18732
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Reptile:R18732
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by P.G. Horner
Identified date 2004
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2004

Event

Collecting date 1997-10-24
Supplied as year:1997  month:10  day:24 
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 Victoria-Daly (S)
Locality Kidman Springs
Latitude -16.099
Longitude 131.001
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
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Managed resource protected areas
    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 Ord Victoria Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Ord-Victoria Plains P3
    IBRA 7 Regions Ord Victoria Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Gregory
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Victoria Plains Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid, with some growth in the warm season, but too dry for cropping
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    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 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
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 330
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 405
    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) WALANGERI
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WALANGERI OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KATHERINE
    PSMA Localities (2018) VICTORIA RIVER
    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) WALANGERI WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Victoria-Daly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Victoria River Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrlb
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Ord-Victoria Plateaus
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Grasslands
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus low open woodlands with tussock grass
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    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 0.4437
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.0583
    Endemism 0.0031571265
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0031847365
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 400.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.2973137 index
    Species Richness 151.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.27042595
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 179.09 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 59.633335 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.1 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.55766726
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.78303707
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 36.271667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.5625 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 26.449982 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.2508124
    Aridity index - month max 0.8987732
    Aridity index - month min 0.0
    Evaporation - annual mean 229.7904 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 15885.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 303.6189 mm
    Evaporation - month min 179.6 mm
    Evaporation - variability 20.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.23 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.23 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 64.49638 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 48.032425 %
    Humidity - month max relative 78.4887 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 57.408993 %
    Humidity - month min relative 40.96481 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 40.96481 %
    Precipitation - annual 663.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 770.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 55.404324 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 16.023024
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5167785
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 119.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.9230769
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 286.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 171.05476 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 56.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 542.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 10.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 34.114166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.479166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 32.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 26.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 11.64 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 12.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.55 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.95 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.24
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.33 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 39.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 110.0931 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 738.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 109.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 349.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 185.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 492.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 261.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 124.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 219.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 145.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 219.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 55.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3714.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 385.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 312.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 300.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.646147 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.09899495 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 95222.41 m
    Remoteness index 17.681507
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 10.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 84.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 142.0 %
    Runoff - average 2873.0 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) 100.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 52.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3977778 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.2827935 %
    Clay % 52.444443 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 10.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.29
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.81
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.5 m
    Soil pedality 4.0
    Water holding capacity 24000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.88959
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.1118 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 11.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 48.666668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 82.0 m
    Elevation 76.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.30601248 degrees
    Topographic relief 6.302132 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3291361 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3306 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 54.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 12.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 30.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 58.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0028 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 40.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5374 NDVI