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Occurrence record: Reptile:R27434

PreservedSpecimen of Anilios ligatus | Robust Blind Snake recorded on 2003-11-15

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 R27434
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Reptile:R27434
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by P.G. Horner
Identified date 2004
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2004

Event

Collecting date 2003-11-15
Supplied as year:2003  month:11  day:15 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Anilios ligatus
Supplied scientific name "Ramphotyphlops ligatus"
Taxon rank species
Common name Robust Blind Snake
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Supplied as "Serpentes"
Family Typhlopidae
Genus Anilios
Supplied as "Ramphotyphlops"
Species Anilios ligatus
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 Northern Territory
Supplied as: "NT"
Local government area Victoria-Daly (S)
Locality Pigeon Hole Station, Victoria River Downs
Latitude -16.938
Longitude 131.41
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
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    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 Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Ord Victoria Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions South Kimberley Interzone
    IBRA 7 Regions Ord Victoria Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions South Kimberley Interzone
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Victoria Plains Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid, with some growth in the warm season, but too dry for cropping
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    River Regions VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    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 Victoria-Daly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Victoria
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 VICTORIA DALY REGION
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Camfield Pastoral Lease
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Camfield Pastoral Lease DCD2011/008
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 330
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 405
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) VICTORIA RIVER
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KATHERINE
    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) WALANGERI
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WALANGERI OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KATHERINE
    PSMA Localities (2018) VICTORIA RIVER
    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) WALANGERI WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Victoria-Daly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Wiso Region
    Surface Geology of Australia -Cbka
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Ord-Victoria Plateaus
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    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 tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.02 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2386
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.0063
    Endemism 0.002041876
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.00204906
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 262.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.4883492 index
    Species Richness 90.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.20586143
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 177.09 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 49.37 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.13 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.60168904
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.652546
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.58 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.685833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 27.209991 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.18628363
    Aridity index - month max 0.6530239
    Aridity index - month min 0.0043539503
    Evaporation - annual mean 245.52443 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 13522.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 320.79807 mm
    Evaporation - month min 180.17648 mm
    Evaporation - variability 22.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.17 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.17 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 60.930542 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 45.8418 %
    Humidity - month max relative 74.40267 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 53.419353 %
    Humidity - month min relative 38.908684 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 38.908684 %
    Precipitation - annual 548.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 645.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 46.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 13.388889
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.53968257
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 120.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.8405797
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 247.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 140.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 50.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 455.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 11.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.845 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.7475 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 34.100006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 27.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 10.69 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 11.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.54 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 38.13 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.36
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.93 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 114.62883 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 653.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 12.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 12.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 106.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 312.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 163.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 425.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 266.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 276.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 108.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 206.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 151.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 206.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 54.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4100.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 384.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 310.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 297.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.503797 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.17720045 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 175623.44 m
    Remoteness index 17.929495
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 106.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 142.0 %
    Runoff - average 2375.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 70.484
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 104.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.35 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 65.0 %
    Bulk density 1.391344 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.3451297 %
    Clay % 61.050114 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 42.727272 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.22
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.62
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 4.022893
    Water holding capacity 21000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 58.77215
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.16214 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 312.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 60.291668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 181.0 m
    Elevation 180.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.3463082 degrees
    Topographic relief 22.52092 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.217862 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2328 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 33.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 14.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 55.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 31.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0034 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 31.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3795 NDVI