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Occurrence record: Entomology:32-029211

PreservedSpecimen of Melophorus recorded on 2005-11-23-2005-11-28

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Australia provider for OZCAM
Institution South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Terrestrial Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Entomology"
Catalogue Number 32-029211
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:260592
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:SAMA:Entomology:32-029211
Basis of record Preserved specimen
License CC-BY
Dataset name Sandy Desert Survey
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date [date not supplied]
Supplied date "2005-11-23-2005-11-28"
Date precision Not Supplied
Event ID urn:emu.sam.sa.gov.au:Event:119157

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Local government area Maralinga Tjarutja (AC)
Latitude -29.37
Longitude 132.72
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Blowout Trig | Blowout Trig 58.1km W
Coordinate precision 0.01
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 132 43 E
Verbatim latitude 29 22 S

Additional properties

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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 Managed resource protected areas
    NRM Regions 2010 Alinytjara Wilurara
    NRM Regions 2014 Alinytjara Wilurara
    NRM Regions 2015 Alinytjara Wilurara
    NRM Regions 2017 Alinytjara Wilurara
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Alinytjara Wilurara
    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 Alinytjara Wilurara
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Paleo
    IBRA 6 Regions Great Victoria Desert
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Tallaringa
    IBRA 7 Regions Great Victoria Desert
    IBRA 7 Subregions Maralinga
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Great Victoria Desert
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid climate that is too dry to support field crops. Soil moisture tends to be greatest in winter
    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 South Western Plateau
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 GAIRDNER
    River Regions GAIRDNER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Great Australian Bight
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Grey
    Local Government Areas 2011 Maralinga Tjarutja (AC)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Maralinga Tjarutja
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MARALINGA TJARUTJA
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 194
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 697
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) EYRE PENINSULA AND SOUTH WEST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GREY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) GREY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CEDUNA - WEST COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MARALINGA TJARUTJA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) PORT LINCOLN - CEDUNA
    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 (SA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) GILES
    PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (SA)
    Statistical Local Areas Maralinga Tjarutja (AC)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Gawler Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Sandland Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Great Victoria Desert Dunes
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mulga (Acacia aneura) open woodlands and sparse shrublands +/- tussock grass
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Acacia shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3808984.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3402
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.0018264494
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0018310379
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 441.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.7927284 index
    Species Richness 178.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.06193703
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 96.93 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 12.969167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 7.06 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0545969
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.05309492
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.635 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.934999 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 29.350006 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.072307825
    Aridity index - month max 0.14813
    Aridity index - month min 0.03700857
    Evaporation - annual mean 241.69012 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 4139.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 405.31155 mm
    Evaporation - month min 94.51157 mm
    Evaporation - variability 28.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 69.77798 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 51.321114 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.09642 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 63.910282 %
    Humidity - month min relative 41.69363 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 41.69363 %
    Precipitation - annual 178.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 182.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 14.833333 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.43243244
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 35.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 35.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.0
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 60.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 61.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 30.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.461666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.049167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 31.300018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 13.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.26 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.81
    Temperature - warmest month min 18.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 239.0164 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 172.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 33.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 9.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 32.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 25.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 57.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 21.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 57.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 198.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 299.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 52.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 129.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 154.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5129.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 351.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.524203 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 1.7392527 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 352156.0 m
    Remoteness index 17.164642
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 6.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 395.0 %
    Runoff - average 54.0 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 10.659238
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 89.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.39 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 13.0 %
    Bulk density 1.2552234 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.11462585 %
    Clay % 22.047485 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 140.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.07
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.11
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 1.775419
    Water holding capacity 38000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 13.3317
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.46269 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 112.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 45.041668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 198.0 m
    Elevation 213.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.46279368 degrees
    Topographic relief 5.748108 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4134903 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0948 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 15.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 74.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 23.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 3.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0025 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 19.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1773 NDVI