Occurrence record: Fauna Atlas N.T. - 1027320

HumanObservation of Cethosia penthesilea paksha | Orange Lacewing recorded on 2011-01-12


Data partner Northern Territory Department of Land Resource Management
Data resource Fauna Atlas N.T.
Catalog number 1027320
Other catalog numbers 11998
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Braby, M.F.|Keates, S.
Supplied as "M.F. Braby & S. Keates"
License CC-BY
State conservation Northern Territory: (not listed)
Dataset name Invertebrate Atlas
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Record date 2011-01-12
Date precision Day


Scientific name Cethosia penthesilea paksha
Taxon rank subspecies
Common name Orange Lacewing
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Lepidoptera
Family Nymphalidae
Genus Cethosia
Species Cethosia penthesilea
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed


Country Australia
State / Province Northern Territory
Locality Darwin (C)
Locality East Point, Darwin
Habitat coastal semi-deciduous monsoon vine thicket
Latitude -12.4114
Longitude 130.825
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 500.0
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

dataset description NT Invertebrate Atlas managed by Michael Braby
original data source Incidental Records
original data source description Incidental Invertebrate Records
original scientific name Cethosia penthesilea paksha

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    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
    IBRA 6 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Subregions Darwin Coastal
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Equatorial: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Equatorial
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FINNISS RIVER
    River Regions FINNISS RIVER
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Solomon
    LGA Boundaries (deprecated) Fannie Bay
    Local Government Areas Darwin (C)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) SOLOMON
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) FANNIE BAY
    Statistical Local Areas Fannie Bay
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Surface Geology of Australia Czu
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Top End Coastal Plains
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6496
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.3829
    Endemism 0.0798436
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.07350699
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4263
    Occurrence Density 362.46915 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.1255193 index
    Species Richness 32.23457 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.71840733
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 2.443771
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 208.30658 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 249.4311 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 157.86444 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.44 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.43 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 66.826065 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 80.08345 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 57.212627 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 133.51389 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.40166616
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 7.4710393 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -6.9166226 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 206.64636
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.480708
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 170.94788
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 454.28888 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -74.79269 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -221.64778 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 268.3922 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.792223 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 21.339537 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 18.775557 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.88139 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 24.081758 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.282227 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 20.053333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 31.166666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.293335 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 2.472229 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 11.113342 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.799629 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -1.4677734 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.5477905 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 6.4966736 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.335556 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 26.287777 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1721.6666 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 8.333333 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 111.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 440.33334 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 113.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1161.6666 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -55.658813 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -203.10927 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 20.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 19.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 24.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 18.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 8.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 20.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.666668 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.466666 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 19.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 25.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.766666 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.61 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.50333333
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.566666 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 190.32442 km/day
    Wind run - month max 226.99593 km/day
    Wind run - month min 157.6 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 4.2833333 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 3.0498288 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 4.45 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 4.7 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 4.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 4.7 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 3.7 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 2.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 2.1 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.14999999 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.20124611 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.14999999 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 7965.4126 m
    Water Observations From Space 0.40160644 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.102628 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.656792 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.21003312 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 3.160935 mg/m^3
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.4326692
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 166.68439 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 43.92367 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.0141617 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 38.940228
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 50.06929 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 258.92456 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 126.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.56 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 23.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 445.5592 Gal
    Bulk density 1.1920834 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 14.70522 kgC/ha
    Clay % 22.7625 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 51.5 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 20.0
    Lithology - age range 53.066666 my
    Lithology - fertility 2.571429 index
    Lithology - mean age 64.63333 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 1.7129959 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.6942439 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -21.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.52
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.02
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.0
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.02
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 82.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.54
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 1250.863 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 17.7349 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 19.06031 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 2.125
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 3.40254 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 260.79526 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 3.165935 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.5 m
    Soil pedality 2.125
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 2.425293
    Unreliable water retention parameters 20.0
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 64.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.58916 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 49.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 13.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.83859235 degrees
    Topographic relief 15.72616 m
    Topographic roughness 59.2337 %
    Topographic slope (%) 1.126938 %
    Valley bottom % 12.5 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 5.546454
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 27.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0025 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground