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Occurrence record: Entomology:K.256290

PreservedSpecimen of Petalura gigantea | Giant Dragonfly recorded on 2007-11-15

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 Entomology Collection
Supplied collection code "Entomology"
Catalogue Number K.256290
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:1244771; urn:catalog:AM:Entomology:K.256290
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Entomology:K.256290
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Baird, I. Ian
Supplied as "Baird, Ian"
Sex Male
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Inferred Associated Occurrences This record has 2 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
State conservation New South Wales: Endangered
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2007-11-15
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1102154

Taxonomy

Scientific name Petalura gigantea
Supplied scientific name "Petalura gigantea Leach, 1815"
Taxon rank species
Common name Giant Dragonfly
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Odonata
Family Petaluridae
Genus Petalura
Species Petalura gigantea
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Leach, 1815
Accepted name usage Petalura gigantea Leach, 1815

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Blue Mountains (C)
Latitude -33.63032
Longitude 150.40299
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Blue Mountains National Park, Mount Hay Range, large swamp at head of Mount Hay Creek
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, New South Wales, Blue Mountains National Park, Mount Hay Range, large swamp at head of Mount Hay ... (33° 37' 49" S, 150° 24' 11" E) 15/11/2007 - 15/11/2007, Baird, Ian(Collector)";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 150° 24' 10.77" E
Verbatim latitude 33° 37' 49.20" S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2011/11/22
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Blue Mountains
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Blue Mountains
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Blue Mountains
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Blue Mountains
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    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 Greater Blue Mountains IBA
    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 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 Greater Sydney
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Wollemi
    IBRA 7 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Wollemi
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    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 Eucalypt woodland (temperate)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    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 Macquarie
    Local Government Areas 2011 Blue Mountains (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Blue Mountains
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BLUE MOUNTAINS CITY COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Greater Sydney
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 27
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1817
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER SYDNEY
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BLUE MOUNTAINS - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BLUE MOUNTAINS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SYDNEY - OUTER WEST AND BLUE MOUNTAINS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MACQUARIE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MACQUARIE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BLUE MOUNTAINS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BLUE MOUNTAINS - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SYDNEY - WOLLONGONG
    PSMA Localities (2018) BLUE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK
    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 (NSW)
    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) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Blue Mountains (C)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Sydney Region
    Surface Geology of Australia -Rsn
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Macquarie Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Hawkesbury-Shoalhaven Plateaus
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Heathlands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Other grasslands,herblands, sedgelands and rushlands
    Vegetation types - present Other grasslands, herblands, sedgelands and rushlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8429158.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.0137
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.1971
    Endemism 0.008021937
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.00926397
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 9810.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.077978 index
    Species Richness 921.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 11.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.85472417
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 50.2 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 97.995834 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 46.15 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.66749567
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.4960368
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.829166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.040833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.430023 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.1227801
    Aridity index - month max 2.5844078
    Aridity index - month min 0.55721724
    Evaporation - annual mean 112.99512 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 23138.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 203.7474 mm
    Evaporation - month min 41.40075 mm
    Evaporation - variability 5.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.1 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.47 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.88894 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 72.33971 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.907135 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 81.08248 %
    Humidity - month min relative 65.17571 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 65.17571 %
    Precipitation - annual 1186.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1245.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 108.2136 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.53758776
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 199.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 63.99933 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 191.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.71454227
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 37.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.39795485
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 423.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 166.99353 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 41.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 486.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 33.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 17.941668 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.0716667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 23.397583 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 1.15 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 1.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 7.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 8.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 24.17 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.54
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 18.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 153.46872 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1315.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 248.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 59.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 198.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 33.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 449.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 174.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 495.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 128.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 233.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 13.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 68.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 108.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 77.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4466.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 246.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 183.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 179.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.809506 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.092195444 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 44692.742 m
    Remoteness index 1.317319
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 3.0 years
    Fire frequency 2.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 3675.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 62.0 %
    Runoff - average 6254.0 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) 66.0 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 2.9944797 %
    Clay % 17.031553 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 55.454544 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.92
    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 35250.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.95268 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 343.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 695.9583 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 840.0 m
    Elevation 744.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 22.25043 degrees
    Topographic relief 92.79694 m
    Topographic slope (%) 6.985349 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3399 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 86.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 33.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 67.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0655 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 5.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 78.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 16.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7517 NDVI