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Occurrence record: Entomology:HYM50497

PreservedSpecimen of Melophorus recorded on 1995-11-01

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Entomology Collection
Supplied collection code "Entomology"
Catalogue Number HYM50497
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Entomology:PreservedSpecimen:HYM50497
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Wet | ethanol 70%
Collector Museums Victoria|Lillywhite, K. Peter|Museums Victoria
Supplied as "Mr. Simon Hinkley - Museums Victoria | Peter K. Lillywhite - Museums Victoria"
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol Pitfall Trap
Dataset name Box-Ironbark Study
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Entomology
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1995-11-01
Supplied date "1995-11-01T00:00:00\1995-12-06T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol Pitfall Trap
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Arthropoda | Hexapoda | Insecta | Hymenoptera | Vespoidea | Formicidae | Formicinae
Scientific name Melophorus
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Hymenoptera
Family Formicidae
Genus Melophorus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area Mount Alexander (S)
Locality Smiths Reef State Forest, 500 m N along Tatt Town Tk from O’Connors Tk.
Latitude -37.0106
Longitude 144.104
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Smiths Reef State Forest, 500 m N along Tatt Town Tk from O’Connors Tk.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Label
Location ID Site ML-1
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    GER Central Victorial Biolinks GER Central Victorial Biolinks
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Bendigo Box-Ironbark Region IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW2
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Goulburn-Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Goulburn-Murray: Shepparton Irrigation Region (GS8)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Goulburn-Murray: Highlands (GS8b)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW3
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Northern Victoria
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS8
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Loddon
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys LODDON
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones slopes
    NRM Regions 2010 North Central
    NRM Regions 2014 North Central
    NRM Regions 2015 North Central
    NRM Regions 2017 North Central
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North Central
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed = hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North Central
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Victorian Midlands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Goldfields
    IBRA 7 Regions Victorian Midlands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Goldfields
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions LODDON RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Bendigo
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Low Impact Exploration and Exploration, Dja Dja Wurrung
    Local Government Areas 2011 Mount Alexander (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Mount Alexander Bal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MOUNT ALEXANDER SHIRE
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Bangerang, Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Bangerang, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurung, Waywurru, Yorta Yorta
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 4
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 852
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CASTLEMAINE REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) HEATHCOTE - CASTLEMAINE - KYNETON
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) BENDIGO
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) BENDIGO
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) BENDIGO
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CASTLEMAINE - KERANG
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CASTLEMAINE - KERANG
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) GOWER
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional 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 (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) LODDON RIVER WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Mount Alexander (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Osc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West Victorian Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.4556061E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6018
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.0685
    Endemism 0.0028701092
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0030853688
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 16295.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.427069 index
    Species Richness 952.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.6621421
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 32.9 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 43.640835 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 24.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2473232
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.24518861
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.923334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.07 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 26.319977 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.8237172
    Aridity index - month max 2.0421724
    Aridity index - month min 0.17782271
    Evaporation - annual mean 101.29262 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 13723.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 202.44884 mm
    Evaporation - month min 27.946844 mm
    Evaporation - variability 14.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.24 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.657936 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 69.43803 %
    Humidity - month max relative 95.071754 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 84.591354 %
    Humidity - month min relative 55.27079 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 55.27079 %
    Precipitation - annual 609.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 596.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 49.26807 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.38170558
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 199.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 92.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.191708
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.19030862
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 100.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 63.07228 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 199.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 45.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 19.004166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 6.605 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 24.899994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 26.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.11 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 7.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.59 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.64
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.89 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 7.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 181.37743 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 634.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 203.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 33.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 103.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 27.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 110.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 76.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 207.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 134.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 256.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 25.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 75.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 121.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4680.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 281.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 83.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.096358 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.1456022 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 116418.55 m
    Remoteness index 0.94048876
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1314.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 93.0 %
    Runoff - average 209.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 6.6 people/km^2
    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) 1.63 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.651414 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.3741684 %
    Clay % 41.427113 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 16.666666 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.63
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.329446
    Water holding capacity 32000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.04767 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 160.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 174.79167 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 346.0 m
    Elevation 352.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.7229645 degrees
    Topographic relief 25.9711 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.308162 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2349 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 50.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 2.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 40.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 58.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0231 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 65.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5993 NDVI