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Occurrence record: Herpetology:J92163

PreservedSpecimen of Hydrophis platurus | Yellow-bellied Seasnake recorded on 2011-08-28

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection code Queensland Museum Amphibians and Reptiles
Catalog number J92163
Other catalog numbers 1383340
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Herpetology:J92163
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Skeletal parts Skull
Collector urn:qm.qld.gov.au:collector:6564
Sex Female
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Occurrence status present
Collection code Herpetology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2011-08-28
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Hydrophis platurus
Taxon rank species
Common name Yellow-bellied Seasnake
Supplied common name "Yellow-bellied Sea Snake"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Elapidae
Genus Hydrophis
Species Hydrophis platurus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Linnaeus, 1766)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Locality Frenchmans Beach, Point Lookout, North Stradbroke Island
Latitude -27.433333
Longitude 153.55
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 500.0
Biome Marine

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    Habitat incorrect for species Failed
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
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    Name not supplied Passed
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    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Passed
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    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Moreton Bay
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Moreton Bay
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Moreton Bay
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Moreton Bay
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Moreton Bay
    NRM Regions 2010 South East Queensland
    NRM Regions 2014 South East Queensland
    NRM Regions 2015 South East Queensland
    NRM Regions 2017 South East Queensland
    RAMSAR wetland regions Moreton Bay
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South East Queensland
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Tweed-Moreton
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 7.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4682
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.5626
    Endemism 0.022538746
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.025622245
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 83.69136 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.4503212 index
    Species Richness 3.7037036 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1160.5266 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.003858 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -17.03728 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.29 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.99 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.84 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.4193997 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.7 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.009000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 1.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.53 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.41 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 23.14 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.239998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -5.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 20.01 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 26.0 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 23.509434 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.05334447 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.28142273 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 157.33333 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -2.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.5617356 degrees
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0736 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.487 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 154.90475 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 133.48 Day