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Occurrence record: Reptile:R05431

PreservedSpecimen of Brachyurophis australis | Coral Snake recorded on 1977-02-16

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 R05431
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Reptile:R05431
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by P.G. Horner
Identified date 1985
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1985

Event

Collecting date 1977-02-16
Supplied as year:1977  month:02  day:16 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Brachyurophis australis
Taxon rank species
Common name Coral Snake
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Supplied as "Serpentes"
Family Elapidae
Genus Brachyurophis
Species Brachyurophis australis
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 New South Wales
Supplied as: "NSW"
Local government area Cobar (A)
Locality Cobar, 16Km West
Latitude -31.017
Longitude 145.617
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
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Middle and Lower
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW11
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Lachlan Fold Belt (GS20)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Lachlan Fold Belt MDB (GS20)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW13
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Intersecting Streams
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS17
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Intersecting Streams
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys DARLING
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones middle
    NRM Regions 2010 Western
    NRM Regions 2014 Western
    NRM Regions 2015 Western
    NRM Regions 2017 Western
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Western
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Western
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Cobar Peneplain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Barnato Downs
    IBRA 7 Regions Cobar Peneplain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Barnato Downs
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid climate that is too dry to support field crops. Soil moisture tends to be greatest in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Acacia shrubland (mulga) (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions DARLING RIVER
    Marine
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Parkes
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cobar (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cobar
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COBAR SHIRE COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Barkindji, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Maljangapa, Ngiyampaa, Wailwan, Wiradjuri
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Barapa Barapa, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Githabul, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Guwamu (Kooma), Kambuwal, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Maraura, Murrawarri, Mutthi Mutthi, Nari Nari, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wail
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Budjiti, Euahlayi, Guwamu/Kooma, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Kunja, Murrawarri, Ngemba
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barkandji, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Guwamu (Kooma), Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Kunja, Murrawarri, Ngemba
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Western
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 10
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 637
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) COBAR
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BOURKE - COBAR - COONAMBLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR WEST AND ORANA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PARKES
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PARKES
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) COBAR - MURRIN BRIDGE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) COBAR
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-WESTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) TINDAREY
    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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARWON
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Cobar (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cobar Plains
    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) Open shrublands
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Acacia shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3923430.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.012535 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.0795
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.5381
    Endemism 2.6774593E-4
    Endemism (Non-marine) 2.686928E-4
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 74.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.2853312 index
    Species Richness 73.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.1721019
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 66.56 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 27.084166 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 13.84 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7898011
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.2624497
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.51 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.825833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 30.859985 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.16064379
    Aridity index - month max 0.313065
    Aridity index - month min 0.087184995
    Evaporation - annual mean 213.28957 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 8732.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 378.906 mm
    Evaporation - month min 70.27295 mm
    Evaporation - variability 33.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 69.84539 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 54.57869 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.689316 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 69.5773 %
    Humidity - month min relative 42.99901 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 42.99901 %
    Precipitation - annual 330.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 364.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 27.5 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.38848922
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 72.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8674699
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.15068494
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 108.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 108.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 34.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 25.5075 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.1425 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 30.300018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.33 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.43 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.3 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.11
    Temperature - warmest month min 18.92 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 182.77913 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 351.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 69.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 18.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 69.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 28.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 98.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 51.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 123.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 296.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 46.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 113.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 113.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 44.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5881.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 342.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 259.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 6.189677 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.43324357 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 321755.88 m
    Remoteness index 14.648551
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 18.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 196.0 %
    Runoff - average 312.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 31.193178
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 131.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 25.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1160473 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.42219505 %
    Clay % 26.668919 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 45.555557 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.19
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.35
    Nutrient status 1.05 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 1.6743243
    Water holding capacity 29000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 28.175848
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.71743 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 100.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 38.458332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 211.0 m
    Elevation 212.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.5668435 degrees
    Topographic relief 8.681366 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4634669 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2046 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 34.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 33.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 31.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 36.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0144 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 34.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4698 NDVI