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Occurrence record: Reptile:R01799

PreservedSpecimen of Hydrophis platurus | Yellow-bellied Seasnake

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Reptile Collection
Catalog number R01799
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Reptile:R01799
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by G.F. Gow
Identified date 1975
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Collection code Reptile
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1975

Event

Collecting date Year: 1975, Month: 08, Day:
Supplied as year:1975  month:08 
Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Hydrophis platurus
Supplied scientific name "Pelamis platurus"
Taxon rank species
Common name Yellow-bellied Seasnake
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Supplied as "Serpentes"
Family Elapidae
Supplied as "Hydrophiidae"
Genus Hydrophis
Supplied as "Pelamis"
Species Hydrophis platurus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Western Australia
Supplied as: "WA"
Locality York Sound, Prince Regent Area
Latitude -14.883
Longitude 125.05
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
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    Data quality tests

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    Unrecognized geodetic datum Failed
    Habitat incorrect for species Failed
    Incomplete collection date Warning
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Missing name of person who identified the specimen/observation Passed
    Missing identification date Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Kingdom not recognised 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
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 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
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Kimberley Coast
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Kimberley
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Deep/hole/valley
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Uunguu Part A

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3969
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.3128
    Endemism 0.010401571
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.016681481
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.2345679 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.6365142 index
    Species Richness 0.086419754 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 13423.421 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 11.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.023149 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.87 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.6 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 5.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.4802 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.62 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.34 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.87 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.33 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.469997 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.78 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.57 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.17 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.48144 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.0940008 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.73833174 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 26.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.13580309 degrees