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Occurrence record: Arachnology:AA.1172

PreservedSpecimen of Nephila plumipes | Humped Golden Orb-weaving Spider recorded on 2016-05-04

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Arachnology Collection
Supplied collection code "Arachnology"
Catalogue Number AA.1172
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:1996008; urn:catalog:AM:Arachnology:AA.1172
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Arachnology:AA.1172
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified date 2016
Sex Female
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Sampling protocol hand
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2016

Event

Collecting date 2016-05-04
Sampling protocol hand
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1235045

Taxonomy

Scientific name Nephila plumipes
Supplied scientific name "Nephila plumipes (Latrielle, 1804)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Humped Golden Orb-weaving Spider
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Arachnida
Order Araneae
Family Araneidae
Genus Nephila
Species Nephila plumipes
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Latrielle, 1804)
Accepted name usage Nephila plumipes (Latrielle, 1804)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Hornsby (A)
Latitude -33.650
Longitude 151.133
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Mount Ku-Ring-Gai
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, New South Wales, Mount Ku-Ring-Gai (33° 39' S, 151° 08' E) 04/05/2016 - 04/05/2016, Smith, Dr. Helen M. - Australian Museum - Science(Collector), hand, Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 151° 8' E
Verbatim latitude 33° 39' S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2016/10/13
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Berowra Valley
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Berowra Valley
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Berowra Valley
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Berowra Valley
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Hawkesbury-Nepean
    NRM Regions 2014 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2015 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2017 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Greater Sydney
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Greater Sydney
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Pittwater
    IBRA 7 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Pittwater
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Mixed settlements
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Cooler end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates��
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt woodland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 HAWKESBURY RIVER
    River Regions HAWKESBURY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Berowra
    Local Government Areas 2011 Hornsby (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Hornsby - North
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 THE COUNCIL OF THE SHIRE OF HORNSBY
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Greater Sydney
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 7
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 918
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER SYDNEY
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ASQUITH - MOUNT COLAH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) HORNSBY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SYDNEY - NORTH SYDNEY AND HORNSBY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) BEROWRA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) BEROWRA
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) HORNSBY - KU-RING-GAI
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) HORNSBY - KU-RING-GAI
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SYDNEY - WOLLONGONG
    PSMA Localities (2018) MOUNT KURING-GAI
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 1 MILLION OR MORE
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) SYDNEY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) SYDNEY
    Statistical Local Areas Hornsby (A) - North
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Phylloxera Infection Zone - Sydney, New South Wales Sydney Phylloxera Zone
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Sydney Region
    Surface Geology of Australia -Rshw
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Macquarie Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Hawkesbury-Shoalhaven Plateaus
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with ferns, herbs, sedges, rushes or wet tussock grassland
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8429158.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.3738
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 5.2691
    Endemism 0.01690136
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.018237637
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6148
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 79632.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.3890104 index
    Species Richness 3782.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 17.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7997483
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 59.88 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 91.3125 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 44.3 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.62766457
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.59046817
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.548334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.089167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.5 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.9624124
    Aridity index - month max 2.1965246
    Aridity index - month min 0.4731813
    Evaporation - annual mean 120.72488 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 22240.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 194.14085 mm
    Evaporation - month min 56.846085 mm
    Evaporation - variability 13.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.21 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.58 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.14 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.67196 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 71.28063 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.812965 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 76.06481 %
    Humidity - month min relative 68.122406 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 68.122406 %
    Precipitation - annual 1085.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1166.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 101.231 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.21451078
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 226.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 61.93131 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 188.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.65712035
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.5195871
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 369.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 140.9313 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 408.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 34.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 21.535833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 10.763333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 22.31363 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.75 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 12.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 26.41 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.33
    Temperature - warmest month min 16.25 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 21.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 20.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 219.71265 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1273.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 271.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 60.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 202.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 30.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 393.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 162.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 454.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 164.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 49.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 110.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 103.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 118.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3969.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 262.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 211.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 210.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1442221 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.13416408 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 11419.663 m
    Remoteness index 0.0
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1027.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 152.0 %
    Runoff - average 2948.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 44.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 10.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3318447 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.1734889 %
    Clay % 17.031553 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 55.454544 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.84
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 1.8737864
    Water holding capacity 44500.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.86127 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 285.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 207.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 164.0 m
    Elevation 176.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 9.295397 degrees
    Topographic relief 84.07698 m
    Topographic slope (%) 6.476171 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3339 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 83.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 30.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 70.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0684 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 3.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 72.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7215 NDVI