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Human observation of Podomyrma gratiosa | Ants, Muscleman tree-ants recorded on 2015-12-29

Dataset

Data resource BowerBird
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Richter, R. Reiner
Supplied as "Reiner Richter"
Record number http://www.bowerbird.org.au/observations/62120
License Creative Commons - license at record level
Occurrence remarks Unknown Red Ant
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2015-12-29
Supplied date "2015-12-29T04:51Z"

Taxonomy

Scientific name Podomyrma gratiosa
Taxon rank species
Common name Ants, Muscleman tree-ants
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Hymenoptera
Family Formicidae
Genus Podomyrma
Species Podomyrma gratiosa
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 Victoria
Local government area Cardinia (S)
Latitude -37.955357498762325
Longitude 145.54765633859256
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Gembrook G204 B.R.
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Gembrook G204 B.R.
    Collaborative Australian Protected Areas Database (CAPAD) 2010 Gembrook G204 B.R.
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    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 - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2014 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2015 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    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 Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Highlands - Southern Fall
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Highlands-Southern Fall
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential 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 Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 YARRA RIVER
    River Regions YARRA 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 La Trobe
    LGA Boundaries (deprecated) Cardinia - North
    Local Government Areas Cardinia (S)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LA TROBE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) EASTERN VICTORIA
    Statistical Local Areas Cardinia (S) - North
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Potato Cyst Nematode Zones - Victoria Gembrook
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czbol
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Victorian Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, 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 tall open forests and open forests with ferns, herbs, sedges, rushes or wet tussock grasses
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt tall open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Beef numbers 189756.0 dse
    Dairy numbers 184720.0 dse
    Dolomite (acidity) 1.0 t/ha
    Dolomite (physical) 2.0 t/ha
    Gypsum 1.0 t/ha
    Lime 2.0 t/ha
    Natural resource management expenditure 3839264.0 $
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 1.0 $/ha
    Nitrogen 0.089177 t/ha
    Phosphorus 0.026736 t/ha
    Potassium 0.059447 t/ha
    Sheep numbers 1985.0 dse
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.982
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2928
    Endemism 0.04405972
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.04754083
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 29.901234 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.8098981 index
    Species Richness 5.987654 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.139508
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 2.5190878
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.34212822
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 96.416664 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 168.85 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 40.34 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.11 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.46 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 76.56635 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 86.53168 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 66.550735 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 83.1425 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 50.96 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1954998
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.7927098 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.42733335 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.70155346
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.19466223
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.42330176
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 101.62 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -13.274166 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -100.32001 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 61.280003 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 23.54 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 14.56 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 5.55 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.341667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.943334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.380005 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 4.95 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 12.66 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.8199768 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.7099915 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 13.26001 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 10.398331 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -3.6900024 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.3200073 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.4900208 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 26.33 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 13.07 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.5777322
    Aridity index - month max 3.4740849
    Aridity index - month min 0.40205494
    Evaporation - annual mean 92.38628 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 20026.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 176.59279 mm
    Evaporation - month min 29.935942 mm
    Evaporation - variability 4.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 85.236595 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 75.71357 %
    Humidity - month max relative 92.53798 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 85.74213 %
    Humidity - month min relative 65.559715 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 65.559715 %
    Precipitation - annual 1093.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1115.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index -0.03129148
    Precipitation - annual mean 99.91736 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.21769845
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 0.82094985
    Precipitation - autumn 289.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 51.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 328.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 67.9156 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 195.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2019995
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.9324674 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.68586874 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.6955417
    Precipitation - spring 348.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season 0.032328665
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.20130537
    Precipitation - spring reliability 70.0 %
    Precipitation - summer 228.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season -0.066472165
    Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.43583274
    Precipitation - summer reliability 45.0 %
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 201.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 125.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 336.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 330.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter reliability 78.0 %
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean 7.5310783 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -105.59279 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 74.06406 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 7.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 20.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 23.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 5.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 23.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 14.120915 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 5.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 11.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 17.466667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.431667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.235962 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.58 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 10.96 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 41.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 2.6099854 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 1.5899963 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 13.059998 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min -0.03176933 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 10.034999 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min -4.504608 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -4.130005 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -2.130005 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.2099915 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 24.24 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 34.780605 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.28
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.55 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 17.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.1 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.13728294 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 0.28945905 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 0.5465549 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 0.5465549 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.0 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.13070774 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 188.06248 km/day
    Wind run - month max 212.14977 km/day
    Wind run - month min 161.4986 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.911963 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.8779426 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.963531 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 4.427062 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 3.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 4.427062 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 3.2270617 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 2.2270617 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 2.2270617 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1163.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 338.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 54.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 194.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 21.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 194.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 122.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 353.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 129.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 214.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 37.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 80.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 103.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 177.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3777.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 251.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 177.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 103.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.2785678 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.06 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 36160.08 m
    Remoteness index 0.43
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 4313.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 33.0 %
    Runoff - average 2299.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Disadvantaged 1044.2 points (mean=1000)
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.81285566
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.47041515
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 32.235413 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 3.822131 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.4611386 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 73.15701
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 42.337364
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 6.764042 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 41.059006 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 164.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.0 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 63.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies -136.1593 Gal
    Bulk density 1.1608696 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 3.2027473 %
    Carbon store pre-European 303.2986 kgC/ha
    Clay % 58.695652 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.8567219
    Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    Crop factor - month min 0.6549185
    Erodibility 18.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 81.25 %
    Erosivity 1901.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 133.33333 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 21.23 my
    Lithology - fertility 10.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 27.525 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 1.4397273 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.32695 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 13.0 nT
    Moisture - average 64.0 %
    Moisture - variability 7.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.85
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.36
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.5
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 26.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.6
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 25202.95 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 90.51331 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 172.4793 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 5.0
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 31.80442 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 4939.2324 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 16.69026 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 4.0
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 1.0
    Topographic wetness index 6.628222
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water deficit - month max 11.3798065 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 1.5559152 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity 33000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 182.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -0.36670372 MPa
    Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 77.104965
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 58.942657
    Water surplus - annual mean 21.781479 mm
    Water surplus - month max 75.96326 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.15451 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 54.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 152.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 264.0 m
    Elevation 259.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.0501146 degrees
    Topographic relief 20.28064 m
    Topographic roughness 2.548371 %
    Topographic slope (%) 1.52831 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.9758448
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4729 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 88.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 2.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 27.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 72.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0571 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 4.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 70.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 14.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.813 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 276.55554 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 182.33333 Day
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