Search Specimens

OZCAM (Online Zoo-log-i-cal Col-lec-tions of Aus-tralian Muse-ums) pro-vides access to an online data-base of records aggre-gated from fau-nal col-lec-tions data-bases in Aus-tralian museums.

Occurrence record: Herpetology:R14042

Preserved specimen of Suta punctata (Boulenger, 1896) | Little Spotted Snake recorded on 1973-05-27

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Australia provider for OZCAM
Institution code South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Herpetology Collection
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalog number R14042
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:76170
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector King, M
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present

Event

Occurrence date 1973-05-27
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
Scientific name authorship (Boulenger, 1896)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Latitude -21.75
Supplied as: "-21.75"
Longitude 133.7
Supplied as: "133.70"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 22.5 MI. STH BARROW CK
Coordinate precision 0.01
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 21 45 S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 133 42 E

User flagged issues 

    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Coordinate uncertainty meters invalid Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Show/Hide 80 passed properties
    Show/Hide 7 missing properties
    Show/Hide 18 tests that have not been run

    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 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 Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Burt Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Burt Plain P2
    IBRA 7 Regions Burt Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Atartinga
    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 Unclassified
    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 Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Australian Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Northern Alice Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Open shrublands
    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 tussock grass
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    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 0.0029177843
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0030424476
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 459.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.672159 index
    Species Richness 158.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.09244713
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 138.92 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 26.251665 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 2.96 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8398311
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.18709671
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.703335 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 17.775 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 30.070007 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.08609882
    Aridity index - month max 0.22245036
    Aridity index - month min 0.020068927
    Evaporation - annual mean 259.36383 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 7890.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 375.30878 mm
    Evaporation - month min 140.80879 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 58.92233 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 44.827667 %
    Humidity - month max relative 73.402374 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 53.140453 %
    Humidity - month min relative 38.697086 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 38.697086 %
    Precipitation - annual 285.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 347.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 23.798855 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 2.7145288
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7013271
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 90.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.41672668
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 192.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 65.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 200.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 19.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 30.2075 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 16.115 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 34.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 30.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 7.02 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 16.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.68 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.86
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.25 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 169.90677 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 13.533333 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 319.0 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 74.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 164.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 72.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 169.0 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 5519.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 372.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 298.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 290.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 6.561173 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.15811388 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 688019.8 m
    Remoteness index 16.900797
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 26.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 323.0 %
    Runoff - average 450.0 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 25.41659
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 21.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.0233333 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.13915737 %
    Clay % 6.233333 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 144.44444 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.1
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.2
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 1.4285715
    Water holding capacity 37000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 20.020533
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.08846 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 297.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 37.083332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 481.0 m
    Elevation 469.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.2306695 degrees
    Topographic relief 9.913177 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.504466 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1753 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 29.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 40.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 27.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 33.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0104 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 27.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3178 NDVI