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Occurrence record: REPT:R4954

PreservedSpecimen of Hydrophis platurus platurus | Yellow-bellied Seasnake

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Herpetology Collection
Supplied collection code "REPT"
Catalogue Number R4954
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:REPT:R4954
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Wet
Identified by Glauert, L.
Identified date 1934
Collector Alward, H.
Supplied as "ALWARD,H."
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Disposition Disposed
Relationship remarks N
Dynamic properties null; null; null
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1934

Event

Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Hydrophis platurus platurus
Taxon rank subspecies
Common name Yellow-bellied Seasnake
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Supplied as "Animalia"
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Elapidae
Genus Hydrophis
Species Hydrophis platurus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Infraspecific epithet platurus

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Locality COTTESLOE
Latitude -31.983333
Longitude 115.75
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Biome Marine
Municipality COTTESLOE
Verbatim longitude 115°45`00"E
Verbatim latitude 31°59`00"S

Additional properties

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    Test name Result
    Invalid collection date Failed
    Habitat incorrect for species Failed
    Incomplete collection date Warning
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Missing name of person who identified the specimen/observation Passed
    Missing identification date Passed
    Collector name unparseable Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Missing taxonomic rank Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Resource taxonomic scope mismatch Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Supplied country not recognised Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not valid Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not specified Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Coordinates dont match supplied state Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Cottesloe Reef
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Cottesloe Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Cottesloe Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Cottesloe Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Southwest Australia Rivers & Streams
    NRM Regions 2010 Perth
    NRM Regions 2014 Perth
    NRM Regions 2015 Perth
    NRM Regions 2017 Swan Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Swan Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Swan Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southwestern Australia
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Leeuwin-Naturaliste
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Marine
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Geological Regions of Australia Perth Region

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.5863
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.8392
    Endemism 0.033786457
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.038712177
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.8702
    Occurrence Density 42643.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.9211736 index
    Species Richness 3209.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 751.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 429.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 31.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 87.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 37.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 163.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 429.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 187.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 208.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 95.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 143.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 233.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3705.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 303.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 237.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 143.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1791.8945 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 1.262772 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 19.808998 Degrees C
    Substrate
    Water holding capacity 72000.0 mm
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 57.916668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.10959896 degrees
    Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 32.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 45.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 23.0 % Persistent Vegetation