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Occurrence record: Herpetology:J60651

PreservedSpecimen of Anilios affinis | Small-headed Blind Snake recorded on 1995-09-15

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Amphibians and Reptiles
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalogue Number J60651
Other catalogue numbers 1958263
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Herpetology:J60651
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Identified by Dr Shea, Glenn M
Collector urn:qm.qld.gov.au:collector:21021
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1995-09-15
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Anilios affinis
Taxon rank species
Common name Small-headed Blind Snake
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Typhlopidae
Genus Anilios
Species Anilios affinis
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Boulenger, 1889)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Townsville (C)
Locality Townsville, James Cook Uni Campus
Latitude -19.333333
Longitude 146.766667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Biome Terrestrial

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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
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2014 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2015 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burdekin
    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 Burdekin
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Townsville Plains
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 7 Subregions Townsville Plains
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest and woodland (tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ROSS RIVER
    River Regions ROSS RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Herbert
    Local Government Areas 2011 Townsville (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Douglas
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TOWNSVILLE CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 241
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 5915
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DOUGLAS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) HERBERT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) HERBERT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) DOUGLAS
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 100,000 TO 249,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MUNDINGBURRA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MUNDINGBURRA
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    Statistical Local Areas Douglas
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Charters Towers Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pfju
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Burdekin Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Townsville Lowlands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Woody savannas
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    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 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4273293.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6383
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.1323
    Endemism 0.040298454
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.046443786
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 91187.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.030486 index
    Species Richness 2667.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.3590321
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 141.61 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 77.346664 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 8.13 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.32895634
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.0121253
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.208334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.33 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.839996 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.5425804
    Aridity index - month max 1.7977167
    Aridity index - month min 0.072083496
    Evaporation - annual mean 155.3912 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17498.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 214.3145 mm
    Evaporation - month min 97.611374 mm
    Evaporation - variability 28.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 78.424355 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 70.66653 %
    Humidity - month max relative 83.089005 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.50417 %
    Humidity - month min relative 66.774956 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 66.774956 %
    Precipitation - annual 1009.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 987.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 87.53811 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 4.8030877
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 53.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 11.87945 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 45.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.32153255
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 102.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.086092
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 586.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 279.20917 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 71.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 626.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.545834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.945833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.675323 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 13.46 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.61 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.06
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.98 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 166.99844 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1036.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 43.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 9.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 33.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 101.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 631.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 253.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 674.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 239.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 188.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 128.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 193.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 99.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 202.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3132.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 316.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 270.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.09899495 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.044721358 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 12739.371 m
    Remoteness index 3.0
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 457.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 161.0 %
    Runoff - average 5500.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 70.55 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 665.81464 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 64.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.63 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 17.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3048407 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.47662255 %
    Clay % 27.209164 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 146.15385 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.52
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.98
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 40000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.48404 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 355.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 391.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 140.0 m
    Elevation 108.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.88534725 degrees
    Topographic relief 182.6268 m
    Topographic slope (%) 9.348321 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4009 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 34.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0138 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 50.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5846 NDVI