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Occurrence record: IN:E5278

PreservedSpecimen of Amegilla (Notomegilla) chlorocyanea | Blue Banded Bee

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Supplied collection code "IN"
Catalogue Number E5278
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Houston, T.F.
Collector Houston|, T.F.|Mcmillan|, R.P.
Supplied as "Houston, T.F. & McMillan, R.P."
Sex Female
Individual count 1
Life stage adult
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Amegilla (Notomegilla) chlorocyanea
Taxon rank species
Common name Blue Banded Bee
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Hymenoptera
Family Apidae
Genus Amegilla
Species Amegilla chlorocyanea
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Subfamily Apinae
Superfamily Apoidea
Subgenus Notomegilla

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Supplied as: "WA"
Local government area Ngaanyatjarraku (S)
Latitude -24.7619
Longitude 124.9858
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Charlies Knob
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to AUSLIG Database
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 124°59`09"E
Verbatim latitude 24°45`43"S

Additional properties

tribe Anthophorini

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Gibson Desert
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Gibson Desert
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Gibson Desert
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Gibson Desert
    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 Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    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 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Paleo
    IBRA 6 Regions Gibson Desert
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Lateritic Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions Gibson Desert
    IBRA 7 Subregions Lateritic Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Gibson Desert
    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) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Acacia shrubland (mulga) (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North Western Plateau
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DE GREY RIVER
    River Regions DE GREY RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Deserts
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries O'Connor
    Local Government Areas 2011 Ngaanyatjarraku (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Ngaanyatjarraku
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF NGAANYATJARRAKU
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 965
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1206
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) LEINSTER - LEONORA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GOLDFIELDS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (SOUTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) O'CONNOR
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) O'CONNOR
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) LAVERTON - NGAANYATJARRAKU
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) LAVERTON - NGAANYATJARRAKU - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KALGOORLIE
    PSMA Localities (2018) GIBSON DESERT SOUTH
    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 (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    Statistical Local Areas Ngaanyatjarraku (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Officer Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Sandland Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Gibson Desert Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mulga (Acacia aneura) woodlands and shrublands +/- tussock grass +/- forbs
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Acacia shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2912
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.003358712
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0033642792
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 14.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.7478681 index
    Species Richness 7.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.058436014
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 140.09 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 18.026667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3218371
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.999489
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.114166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 18.025 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.980011 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.06606168
    Aridity index - month max 0.12669137
    Aridity index - month min 0.011843313
    Evaporation - annual mean 281.96 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 6004.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 436.6 mm
    Evaporation - month min 127.93371 mm
    Evaporation - variability 40.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 57.229546 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 43.23903 %
    Humidity - month max relative 72.89155 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 54.518482 %
    Humidity - month min relative 35.758327 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 35.758327 %
    Precipitation - annual 208.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 264.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 17.577097 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.0021105
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.37288135
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 77.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.6086956
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 126.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 133.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 24.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 30.558332 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 15.631666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 37.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 32.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 6.33 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 15.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 38.5 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.07
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.61 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 39.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 196.55042 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 180.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 31.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 3.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 15.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 50.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 76.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 31.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 76.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 234.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 324.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 66.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 149.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 150.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 205.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6211.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 390.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 306.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 306.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 6.690239 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 2.8664436 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 538817.6 m
    Remoteness index 17.999681
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 2.0 years
    Fire frequency 2.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 0.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 200.0 %
    Runoff - average 1.0 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 12.727098
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 51.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.49 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 13.0 %
    Bulk density 1.0965286 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.046067122 %
    Clay % 3.8407643 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.08
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.12
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 1.5363058
    Water holding capacity 38000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 11.402224
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.21886 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 308.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 19.083334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 440.0 m
    Elevation 434.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.3381638 degrees
    Topographic relief 5.131104 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3082221 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1303 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 19.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 29.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 62.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 9.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0057 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 22.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2568 NDVI