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Occurrence record: Reptile:R01188

PreservedSpecimen of Anilios ligatus | Robust Blind Snake recorded on 1975-05-04

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Reptile Collection
Supplied collection code "Reptile"
Catalogue Number R01188
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Reptile:R01188
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by P.G. Horner
Identified date 1993
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1993

Event

Collecting date 1975-05-04
Supplied as year:1975  month:05  day:4 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Anilios ligatus
Supplied scientific name "Ramphotyphlops ligatus"
Taxon rank species
Common name Robust Blind Snake
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Supplied as "Serpentes"
Family Typhlopidae
Genus Anilios
Supplied as "Ramphotyphlops"
Species Anilios ligatus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Supplied as: "NT"
Local government area West Arnhem (S)
Locality Oenpelli
Latitude -12.333
Longitude 133.033
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

Class Reptilia
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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 - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Managed resource protected areas
    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 Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Subregions Darwin Coastal
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 EAST ALLIGATOR RIVER
    River Regions EAST ALLIGATOR RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    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 West Arnhem (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Kunbarllanjnja
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WEST ARNHEM REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 1746
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1963
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY - TIWI - WEST ARNHEM
    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) NORTH-WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GUNBALANYA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) JABIRU - TIWI
    PSMA Localities (2018) GUNBALANYA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 1,000 TO 4,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) ARAFURA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARAFURA
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) GUNBALANYA (OENPELLI)
    PSMA Wards (2018) GUNBALANYA WARD
    Statistical Local Areas West Arnhem (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia McArthur Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czu
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Top End Coastal Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Low Open
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Woody savannas
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a hummock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Other grasslands,herblands, sedgelands and rushlands
    Vegetation types - present Other grasslands, herblands, sedgelands and rushlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6099
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2021
    Endemism 0.038015462
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.039425645
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 5262.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.379195 index
    Species Richness 1338.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.60992074
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 163.5 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 113.23917 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.24485913
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.0510466
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.7225 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 23.424168 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.330017 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.6688784
    Aridity index - month max 2.1993864
    Aridity index - month min 0.005431565
    Evaporation - annual mean 181.9885 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 24140.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 236.909 mm
    Evaporation - month min 143.61081 mm
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.44 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.14 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 79.683136 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 61.004257 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.92952 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.319305 %
    Humidity - month min relative 51.253853 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 51.253853 %
    Precipitation - annual 1330.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1477.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 110.36595 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 11.620225
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3727728
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 115.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.6697923
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 352.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 315.85565 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 94.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1021.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 11.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.691666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 28.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 22.05 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.461609 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 17.83 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 18.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 25.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.6 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.45 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.58
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 95.59911 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1449.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 110.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 359.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 348.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 975.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 279.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 182.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 183.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 253.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 113.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 253.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 62.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1688.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 365.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 299.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 285.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.4081666 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 41726.492 m
    Remoteness index 10.68854
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 7.0 years
    Fire frequency 2.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1969.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 37.0 %
    Runoff - average 11853.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.7 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 161.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.46 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 6.0 %
    Bulk density 1.192683 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.24073532 %
    Clay % 9.164634 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 188.88889 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.49
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 1.657317
    Water holding capacity 29000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.86142 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 332.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 94.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 17.0 m
    Elevation 9.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.13738081 degrees
    Topographic relief 30.38211 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.947828 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3791 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 64.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0096 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 53.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6927 NDVI