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Occurrence record: Entomology:HYM48070

Preserved specimen of Melophorus wheeleri Forel, 1910

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Entomology and Arachnology Collection
Supplied collection code "Entomology"
Catalog number HYM48070
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Entomology:PreservedSpecimen:HYM48070
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations pinned
Collector Mjöberg
Sex Female
Individual count 1
Life stage adult
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV

Event

Occurrence date
Supplied as month:2 
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Arthropoda | Hexapoda | Insecta | Hymenoptera | Vespoidea | Formicidae | Formicinae
Scientific name Melophorus wheeleri
Supplied scientific name "Melophorus wheeleri Forel, 1910"
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Hymenoptera
Family Formicidae
Genus Melophorus
Species Melophorus wheeleri
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Forel, 1910
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Western Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Locality Kimberley District (=Kimberley Rge)
Latitude -26.32
Supplied as: "-26.32"
Longitude 119.78
Supplied as: "119.78"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Kimberley District (=Kimberley Rge)
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    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 Murchison
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Eastern Murchison
    IBRA 7 Regions Murchison
    IBRA 7 Subregions Eastern Murchison
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Western Australian Mulga Shrublands
    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 Chenopod shrubland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South Western Plateau
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SALT LAKE
    River Regions SALT LAKE
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Gascoyne/Murchison
    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 Durack
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Yugunga-Nya People & Sandfire ILUA (Non-overlapping area)
    Local Government Areas 2011 Meekatharra (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Meekatharra
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF MEEKATHARRA
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 32
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 325
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MEEKATHARRA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MID WEST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (SOUTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MEEKATHARA - KARALUNDI
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MEEKATHARRA EXC. KARALUNDI
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) GERALDTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) MEEKATHARRA
    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 Meekatharra (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Nabberu Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Pilbara Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Glengarry Hills
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Open shrublands
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Acacia (+/- low) open woodlands and sparse shrublands with chenopods
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Acacia open woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia open woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6574
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.12782778
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.12822649
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 85.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.0703783 index
    Species Richness 67.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.075858004
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 118.78 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 19.18 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 3.36 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.2000531
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.7498446
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 31.201666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 16.345833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 32.940002 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.09013325
    Aridity index - month max 0.2662609
    Aridity index - month min 0.015104015
    Evaporation - annual mean 246.47952 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 6781.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 414.8298 mm
    Evaporation - month min 93.892876 mm
    Evaporation - variability 29.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 59.7028 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 47.57338 %
    Humidity - month max relative 77.15169 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 61.251324 %
    Humidity - month min relative 37.53579 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 37.53579 %
    Precipitation - annual 217.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 270.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 18.25 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.35106382
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 57.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.20779221
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 58.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.5882354
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 108.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 34.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 112.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 28.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.75 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 22.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 13.929167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 34.69287 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 33.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.84 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.44 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.65 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.18
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.83 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 39.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 201.6464 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 260.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 63.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 23.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 46.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 87.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 37.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 98.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 218.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 326.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 55.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 147.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 179.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 45.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6431.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 381.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 297.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 292.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to coast 5.533263 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.67364675 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 459628.12 m
    Remoteness index 16.448069
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 35.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 265.0 %
    Runoff - average 510.0 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 18.844082
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 67.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.44 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 14.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4031578 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.10223535 %
    Clay % 30.149122 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 84.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.11
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.21
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 2.4526315
    Water holding capacity 16000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 23.96348
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.22676 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 264.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 50.541668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 537.0 m
    Elevation 538.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.27026013 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.996704 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1702043 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1186 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 16.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 56.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 35.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 9.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0035 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 18.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2285 NDVI