fcb03500-09e5-4288-9160-8926ac03674c

Human observation of Danaus plexippus | Monarch recorded on 2017-03-19

Dataset

Data provider Citizen Science - ALA Website
Data resource Individual Sightings
Occurrence ID fcb03500-09e5-4288-9160-8926ac03674c
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Possingham, G. Graham
Supplied as "Graham Possingham"
Atlas User Graham
Individual count 1
Rights Creative Commons Attribution
License CC-BY
User id 28156
Occurrence remarks Flying along the track from carpark to beach
Occurrence status unknown
Supplied as active
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status confident

Event

Record date 2017-03-19
Supplied date "2017-03-19T14:20:00+11:00"

Taxonomy

Scientific name Danaus plexippus
Taxon rank species
Common name Monarch
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Lepidoptera
Family Nymphalidae
Genus Danaus
Species Danaus plexippus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Taxon GUID match
The match was based on the supplied taxon concept ID rather than the scientific name.
Name parse type UNKNOWN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or territory Victoria
Local government area Surf Coast (S)
Locality 82 The Esplanade, Torquay VIC 3228, Australia
Latitude -38.32543045
Longitude 144.32876587
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50.0
Georeference protocol Google maps
Verbatim coordinates [144.32876587, -38.32543045]
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 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    NRM Regions Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2014 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2015 Corangamite
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Otway Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Otway Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed 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)
    Marine
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    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 Corangamite
    LGA Boundaries (deprecated) Surf Coast - East
    Local Government Areas Surf Coast (S)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) CORANGAMITE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WESTERN VICTORIA
    Statistical Local Areas Surf Coast (S) - East
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Otway Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West Victorian Plains
    Vegetation
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Melaleuca shrublands and open shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Beef numbers 88052.0 dse
    Dairy numbers 3659.0 dse
    Natural resource management expenditure 9808116.0 $
    Sheep numbers 64175.0 dse
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9154
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9992
    Endemism 0.019462856
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.006570698
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 16.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 165.33333 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.5122051 index
    Species Richness 5.962963 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 12.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5171653
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.0868288
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.17124145
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 112.98334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 193.73 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 47.68 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 45.0775 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 28.76 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2051677
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.3542689 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.40565598 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.7078613
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.20360656
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.40881225
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 59.22 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -67.90584 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -156.59 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 4.1399994 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 25.23 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 15.508333 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 6.02 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.893333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.705 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.400024 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 6.87 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 14.56 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.1400146 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.6300049 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 10.370026 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 9.188339 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.9799805 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.2799988 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.4200134 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.27 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 14.9 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.73372906
    Aridity index - month max 1.6101284
    Aridity index - month min 0.18604654
    Evaporation - annual mean 103.515274 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 13099.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 193.49997 mm
    Evaporation - month min 35.39991 mm
    Evaporation - variability 10.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.32 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 86.2522 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 77.78229 %
    Humidity - month max relative 95.82102 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 84.112335 %
    Humidity - month min relative 71.22861 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 71.22861 %
    Precipitation - annual 614.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 602.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index -0.039203987
    Precipitation - annual mean 53.416344 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.24824348
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 0.8005671
    Precipitation - autumn 148.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 0.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 167.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 108.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2013422
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.40860215 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.38707513 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.6828038
    Precipitation - spring 178.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season 0.036386915
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2
    Precipitation - summer 126.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season -0.07812543
    Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.46092024
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 109.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 66.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 182.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 183.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -50.09893 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -157.49997 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 21.598492 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 7.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 21.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 25.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 5.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 25.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 15.266666 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 6.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 15.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.045 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.379167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.100006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.72 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 12.72 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 44.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 2.100006 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 1.6499939 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 10.369995 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 1.5645833 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.665828 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min -1.3 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -3.2599792 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -2.0500183 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 6.7099915 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 23.1 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 37.43125 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.09
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.38 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 24.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 12.6 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.14937826 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 0.2662473 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 0.45278 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 0.45278 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.0047106743 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.1334207 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 340.05093 km/day
    Wind run - month max 398.7897 km/day
    Wind run - month min 293.01413 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.05 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 5.6999993 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.45 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 6.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 6.3999996 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 6.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 5.0 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 5.0 m/s
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.058309518 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.058309518 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1114.4886 m
    Remoteness index 0.4120509
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1442.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 88.0 %
    Runoff - average 80.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.5076992
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.8578532
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.17124145
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 101.603546 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 40.027573 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.3527243 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -0.73610574 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 45.69293
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 77.20679
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 15.41173
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 77.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.48 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 14.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies -133.4421 Gal
    Bulk density 1.54 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 73.93547 kgC/ha
    Clay % 47.57143 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.6398867
    Crop factor - month max 0.9
    Crop factor - month min 0.18604654
    Erodibility 41.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 100.0 %
    Erosivity 757.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 131.25 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 65.5 my
    Lithology - fertility 3.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 32.75 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 1.5152113 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.8162413 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -31.0 nT
    Moisture - average 50.0 %
    Moisture - variability 8.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.6
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.89
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 0.94
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.93
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.18
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.21
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 49.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.21
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 6382.023 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 51.76812 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 70.86986 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.4 index
    Pedality hydrological score 3.2857144
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 13.02917 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 954.3218 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 9.517381 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 3.2857144
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 1.0
    Topographic wetness index 7.33805
    Unreliable water retention parameters 62.5
    Water deficit - month max 100.67732 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 30.364414 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity 58000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 72.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -0.87351876 MPa
    Water potential - month max -0.015559262 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 57.589798
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 16.744188
    Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.98945 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 130.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 100.708336 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Elevation 34.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 2759.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.9831057 degrees
    Topographic relief 25.69562 m
    Topographic roughness 34.64889 %
    Topographic slope (%) 2.241328 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.067 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 26.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 27.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 37.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 36.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0055 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 45.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1505 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 251.51428 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 224.54286 Day
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