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Occurrence record: Entomology:32-006396

PreservedSpecimen of Melophorus recorded on 1996-11-10-1996-11-14

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 32-006396
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:237569
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:SAMA:Entomology:32-006396
Basis of record Preserved specimen
License CC-BY
Dataset name Stony Deserts
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date [date not supplied]
Supplied date "1996-11-10-1996-11-14"
Date precision Not Supplied
Event ID urn:emu.sam.sa.gov.au:Event:106963

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 Unincorporated SA
Latitude -31.2614
Longitude 136.9283
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Marsella Hill | Marsella Hill 3.6km S
Coordinate precision 0.0001
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 136 55 42 E
Verbatim latitude 31 15 41 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 Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2014 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2015 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2017 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South Australian Arid Lands
    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 South Australian Arid Lands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Paleo
    IBRA 6 Regions Gawler
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Arcoona Plateau
    IBRA 7 Regions Gawler
    IBRA 7 Subregions Arcoona Plateau
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tirari-Sturt Stony 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 Chenopod shrubland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South Australian Gulf
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 LAKE TORRENS-MAMBRAY COAST
    River Regions LAKE TORRENS-MAMBRAY COAST
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World South Australian Gulfs
    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 Unincorporated SA
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Unincorp. Far North
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 PASTORAL UNINCORPORATED AREA
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Kokatha People (Part A) SCD2014/004
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 73
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 505
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - NORTH AND EAST
    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) EYRE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) LAKE EYRE - LAKE TORRENS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) PORT AUGUSTA
    PSMA Localities (2018) ARCOONA
    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 Unincorp. Far North
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Stuart Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qd
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Eyre Peninsula Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Gairdner Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Hummock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Acacia (+/- low) open woodlands and sparse shrublands with hummock grass
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Hummock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Hummock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1911830.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4402
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.7526
    Endemism 0.0024874639
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0025151148
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 347.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.8126636 index
    Species Richness 166.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.064810395
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 93.53 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 12.910833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 6.85 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2266166
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2202581
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.406666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.536667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 29.630005 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.088544995
    Aridity index - month max 0.21159607
    Aridity index - month min 0.03887822
    Evaporation - annual mean 231.37025 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 3881.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 411.54147 mm
    Evaporation - month min 80.34176 mm
    Evaporation - variability 19.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 68.55257 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 51.53508 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.32966 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 65.675514 %
    Humidity - month min relative 41.036022 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 41.036022 %
    Precipitation - annual 181.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 174.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 15.25 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.12643678
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 46.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9767442
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.023255814
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 50.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 33.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 25.125834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.726666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 29.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.89 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.67 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.93
    Temperature - warmest month min 18.52 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 22.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 178.3989 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 183.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 12.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 14.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 47.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 20.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 49.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 188.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 297.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 49.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 115.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 138.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 115.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5642.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 346.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 123.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.550387 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.63600314 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 167551.33 m
    Remoteness index 9.599596
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 8.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 186.0 %
    Runoff - average 275.0 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 15.396129
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 86.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.46 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 26.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4691516 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.07912924 %
    Clay % 30.143501 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 65.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.09
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.17
    Nutrient status 1.2 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 2.4709387
    Water holding capacity 46000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 19.043646
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.89619 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 104.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 42.541668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 161.0 m
    Elevation 157.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.31886446 degrees
    Topographic relief 11.04445 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.6533943 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1246 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 18.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 61.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 32.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 8.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0048 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) 0.2164 NDVI