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Occurrence record: Reptile:R36968

PreservedSpecimen of Hydrophis curtus | Spine-bellied Seasnake recorded on 2007-11-21

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 R36968
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Reptile:R36968
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by D. White
Identified date 2007
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Collection code Reptile
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2007

Event

Collecting date 2007-11-21
Supplied as year:2007  month:11  day:21 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province NT
Locality South of Groote Eylandt, Gulf of Carpentaria
Latitude -14.415
Longitude 136.451667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arnhem Land
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Groote
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) ARNHEM
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARNHEM

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4732
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8033
    Endemism 0.0069835735
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 2176.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.878413 index
    Species Richness 254.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 25054.203 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 20.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.001626 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 2.1699998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.73 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 32.71 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 6.0095 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.71 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.48 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.62 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.25 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.309998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.71 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 23.019999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.75 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.648726 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.082647614 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.606443 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 6.2916665 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -27.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.11012727 degrees