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Occurrence record: Herpetology:J91996

PreservedSpecimen of Hydrophis platurus | Yellow-bellied Sea Snake recorded on 2008-03-10

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 J91996
Other catalogue numbers 1382916
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Herpetology:J91996
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Skeletal parts Skull
Collector urn:qm.qld.gov.au:collector:23695
Sex Male
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2008-03-10
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Hydrophis platurus
Taxon rank species
Common name Yellow-bellied Sea Snake
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Elapidae
Genus Hydrophis
Species Hydrophis platurus
Taxonomic issues Parent concept is synonym of child
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Linnaeus, 1766)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Fraser I, 3.4 km S Eurong base, Eastern Beach
Latitude -25.55
Longitude 153.116667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 500.0
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Keppel Islands & Capricorn Bunker Reefs, Souther GBR
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Sandy
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Fraser Island
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Fraser Island
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Fraser Island
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2014 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2015 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2017 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burnett Mary
    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 Burnett Mary
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Tweed-Moreton
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Warmer and wetter end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates
    Marine
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Maryborough Region
    Vegetation
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Casuarina forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Casuarina forests and woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3932
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.0861
    Endemism 0.009823847
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.012084389
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 1926.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.4034834 index
    Species Richness 547.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.8827522
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 67.751816 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 103.66197 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 32.8 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.43817195
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.2751911
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 26.444923 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 18.00644 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.059082 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1291.5 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 220.25 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 168.25 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 42.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 455.75 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 51.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 486.75 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.875 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 25.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.349998 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 10.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 16.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.35 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.175 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.4575 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.1475
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 29.225 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.25 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 24.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 159.8761 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.04 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.04 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 944.20276 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -5.594184 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.63 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.68 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 2.6799998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.7565 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.007 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.68 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.5 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.239998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 22.97 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.87 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.72999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 19.859999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 26.539999 100 x degrees C
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.1814072 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 7.4446106 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 200.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.8225
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 0.95 index
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 1.6269461
    Water holding capacity 82000.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.26241 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 164.04167 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -3.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.7841129 degrees
    Topographic relief 23.21461 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.141156 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.0031 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 11.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 87.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 2.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.0146 NDVI