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Occurrence record: REPT:R25593

PreservedSpecimen of Hydrophis platurus platurus | Yellow-bellied Seasnake recorded on 1965-08-24

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 R25593
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:REPT:R25593
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Wet
Identified by SMITH,L.A.
Identified date 1965
Collector Humphries, R.B.
Supplied as "HUMPHRIES,R.B."
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Dynamic properties null; null; null
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1965

Event

Collecting date 1965-08-24
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 24/08/1965

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
Local government area Joondalup (C)
Locality WATERMANS BAY
Latitude -31.833333
Longitude 115.75
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Biome Terrestrial
Municipality WATERMANS BAY
Verbatim longitude 115°45`00"E
Verbatim latitude 31°50`00"S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Southwest Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southwestern Australia Forests and Scrub
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Northern Swan Coastal Plain IBA
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    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
    IBRA 6 Regions Swan Coastal Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Perth
    IBRA 7 Regions Swan Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Perth
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Swan Coastal Plain Scrub and Woodlands
    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
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: distinctly dry summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South West Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SWAN COAST-AVON RIVER
    River Regions SWAN COAST-AVON RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions South-West
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Houtman
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Moore
    Local Government Areas 2011 Joondalup (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Joondalup
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF JOONDALUP
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 33
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1001
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER PERTH
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SORRENTO - MARMION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) JOONDALUP
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) PERTH - NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MOORE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MOORE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) JOONDALUP
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) JOONDALUP - SOUTH
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) PERTH
    PSMA Localities (2018) SORRENTO
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 1 MILLION OR MORE
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) PERTH
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NORTH METROPOLITAN REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) HILLARYS, NM
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) PERTH (WA)
    PSMA Wards (2018) SOUTH WEST WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Joondalup (C) - South
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Perth Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdct
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Western Coastlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Swan Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Removed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 5849830.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.5863
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.8392
    Endemism 0.05119885
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.05483734
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.8702
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 31489.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.6974683 index
    Species Richness 2610.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.71001905
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 64.18267 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 59.302723 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 7.644 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.85923755
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.16248298
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 24.939112 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.058333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.94934 degrees C
    Evaporation - average 18150.0 ml
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Precipitation - annual 798.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 743.6667 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 397.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 39.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 85.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 44.666668 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 36.833332 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 421.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.633333 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 38.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.466667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.933332 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.666667 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.866667 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.766666 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.216667 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.3233334
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.566668 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.566668 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 14.133333 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 337.85727 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 756.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 433.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 30.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 87.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 37.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 165.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 433.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 185.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 211.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 93.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 141.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 104.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 232.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3762.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 304.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 237.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 141.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.049999997 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.76367533 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.049999997 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1193.9645 m
    Remoteness index 0.0
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 502.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 94.0 %
    Runoff - average 66.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 6.124662 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 19.565573 Degrees C
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 13.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.57 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 1.0 %
    Bulk density 1.16 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 15.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 166.66667 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.50333333
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 0.6 index
    Ph - soil 7.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.5 m
    Soil pedality 1.8
    Water holding capacity 14479.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.57831 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 245.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 48.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Elevation 28.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.4162184 degrees
    Topographic relief 23.68295 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.771297 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1962 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 41.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 37.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 22.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 47.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2908 NDVI