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Occurrence record: Herpetology:R.51950

Preserved specimen of Suta punctata (Boulenger, 1896) | Little Spotted Snake recorded on 1975-08-24

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Herpetology Collection
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalog number R.51950
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2105927; urn:catalog:AM:Herpetology:R.51950
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Herpetology:R.51950
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector Rankin, P.
Supplied as "P.Rankin Et Al."
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol COL
State conservation Northern Territory:

Event

Occurrence date 1975-08-24
Sampling protocol COL
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Suta punctata
Supplied scientific name "Suta punctata (Boulenger, 1896)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Little Spotted Snake
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Elapidae
Genus Suta
Species Suta punctata
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Suta punctata (Boulenger, 1896)
Scientific name authorship (Boulenger, 1896)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Boulenger, 1896)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Latitude -21.716
Supplied as: "-21.716"
Longitude 133.75
Supplied as: "133.750"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Stuart Hwy 18 miles Sw.of Barrow Creek
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Northern Territory, Stuart Hwy 18 miles Sw.of Barrow Creek (21° 43' S, 133° 45' E) 24/08/1975 - 24/08/1975, P.Rankin Et Al.(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 21° 43' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 133° 45' E

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
dcterms:modified 2008/1/27
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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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 - Terrestrial Great Sandy-Tanami-Central Ranges Desert
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    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 Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Burt Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Burt Plain P1
    IBRA 7 Regions Burt Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Yuendumu
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Central Ranges Xeric Scrub
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    River Regions VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    Marine
    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 Central Desert (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Hanson
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CENTRAL DESERT REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 636
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 706
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) YUENDUMU - ANMATJERE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ALICE SPRINGS
    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) ANMATJERE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ANMATJERE - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) APATULA
    PSMA Localities (2018) ANMATJERE
    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) ANMATJERE WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Central Desert (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Georgina Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Nsmc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Australian Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Northern Alice Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    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 hummock grass
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.023929 t/ha
    Potassium 0.079371 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.0092
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.3291
    Endemism 0.004221251
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0042426353
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1513.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.38191 index
    Species Richness 365.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.09467277
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 138.8 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 26.814167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 3.05 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.85773796
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.16281623
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.571667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 17.814167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 29.899994 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.088092506
    Aridity index - month max 0.22419795
    Aridity index - month min 0.020156316
    Evaporation - annual mean 257.88992 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 7889.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 373.42236 mm
    Evaporation - month min 140.06119 mm
    Evaporation - variability 40.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 58.905045 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 44.82578 %
    Humidity - month max relative 73.23224 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 53.06925 %
    Humidity - month min relative 38.693077 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 38.693077 %
    Precipitation - annual 285.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 354.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 24.166666 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 2.6349206
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6969697
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 90.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.42553192
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 196.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 65.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 204.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 19.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 30.102499 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 16.095 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 34.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 30.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 7.03 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 16.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.6 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.85
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.19 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 170.92056 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 322.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 26.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 25.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 75.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 166.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 73.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 171.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 235.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 296.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 76.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 159.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 141.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 179.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5468.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 372.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 297.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 289.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 6.502746 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.09433981 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 685492.0 m
    Remoteness index 16.906015
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 26.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 293.0 %
    Runoff - average 612.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 5.6412426E-4 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 26.004395
    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 1.40457 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.12477223 %
    Clay % 22.279484 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 154.54546 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.1
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.2
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 45000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 20.177816
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.52685 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 102.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 48.958332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 503.0 m
    Elevation 498.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.6094806 degrees
    Topographic relief 22.91745 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.176538 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2138 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 40.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 35.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 42.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 23.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0139 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 26.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3595 NDVI