Occurrence record: School of Ants - SoA 5308

PreservedSpecimen of Pheidole megacephala | Coastal Brown Ant recorded on 2018-06-13

Dataset

Data resource School of Ants
Catalog number SoA 5308
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector St Philomena's School
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Hand collected
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2018-06-13
Sampling protocol Hand collected
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 13/06/2018

Taxonomy

Scientific name Pheidole megacephala
Supplied scientific name "Pheidole megacephala"
Taxon rank species
Common name Coastal Brown Ant
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Hymenoptera
Family Formicidae
Genus Pheidole
Species Pheidole megacephala
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province New South Wales
Supplied as: "NSW"
Locality Moree Plains (A)
Locality Moree
Latitude -29.46005556
Longitude 149.8380556
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 09c5cc7a-20c4-4744-a381-d4171c1fd288
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Pheidole megacephala
    Coordinates -29.46005556,149.8380556
    Collector [St Philomena's School]
    Year 2018
    Month 06
    Day 13
    Related records
    Record UUID c1de007d-fa7b-4886-a93d-61d594c52f48
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Pheidole megacephala
    Coordinates -29.46005556,149.8380556
    Collector [St Philomena's School]
    Year 2018
    Month 06
    Day 13
    Comments Collectors were identical
    Coordinates were identical
    Record UUID 073b35df-7154-43ae-9d4e-49a3f704df72
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Pheidole megacephala
    Coordinates -29.46005556,149.8380556
    Collector [St Philomena's School]
    Year 2018
    Month 06
    Day 13
    Comments Collectors were identical
    Coordinates were identical
    Record UUID 80f712bd-b6b7-4801-b4f2-2f40fedc0a48
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Pheidole megacephala
    Coordinates -29.46005556,149.8380556
    Collector [St Philomena's School]
    Year 2018
    Month 06
    Day 13
    Comments Collectors were identical
    Coordinates were identical
    Record UUID 7acb0398-c28c-4508-a25e-64384724388c
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Pheidole megacephala
    Coordinates -29.46005556,149.8380556
    Collector [St Philomena's School]
    Year 2018
    Month 06
    Day 13
    Comments Collectors were identical
    Coordinates were identical

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Water
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW15
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Lower Gwydir Alluvium (GS24)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Gunnedah-Oxley Basin MDB (GS17)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW15
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Gwydir
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS22
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Gwydir
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys GWYDIR
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones slopes
    NRM Regions 2010 Border Rivers-Gwydir
    NRM Regions 2014 North West NSW
    NRM Regions 2015 North West NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 North West NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North West NSW
    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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North West NSW
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Northern Outwash
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 7 Subregions Northern Outwash
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Growth is limited by moisture rather than temperature and the winters are mild. Growth is relatively even through the year
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: moderately dry winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions GWYDIR RIVER
    Marine
    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 Parkes
    Local Government Areas 2011 Moree Plains (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Moree Plains
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MOREE PLAINS SHIRE COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Barapa Barapa, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Githabul, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Guwamu (Kooma), Kambuwal, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Maraura, Murrawarri, Mutthi Mutthi, Nari Nari, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wail
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
    NSW Local Land Services Regions North West
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 10
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1913
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MOREE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MOREE - NARRABRI
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NEW ENGLAND AND NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PARKES
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PARKES
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MOREE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MOREE - NORTH
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) MOREE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 5,000 TO 9,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN TABLELANDS
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) MOREE
    Statistical Local Areas Moree Plains (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Surat Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Upper Darling Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Other native forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4720312.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.013856 t/ha
    Potassium 0.018327 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6075
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.7066
    Endemism 0.01700613
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.017318087
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 13835.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.4887877 index
    Species Richness 1133.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.2874169
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 67.11 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 44.3575 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 21.98 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.059166
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.058656376
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.645 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.29 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.200012 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.29741332
    Aridity index - month max 0.57176226
    Aridity index - month min 0.20666632
    Evaporation - annual mean 181.84479 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 13878.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 302.57263 mm
    Evaporation - month min 69.2 mm
    Evaporation - variability 21.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.11 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.19 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 73.8886 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 57.049175 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.33626 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 67.99515 %
    Humidity - month min relative 49.20957 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 49.20957 %
    Precipitation - annual 555.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 598.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 47.036743 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.69168645
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 116.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 31.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 105.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0939443
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 34.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.09318918
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 218.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 70.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 218.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 29.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.390833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.599167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 29.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.41 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.73 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.97
    Temperature - warmest month min 19.09 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 151.52122 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 584.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 110.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 27.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 110.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 28.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 205.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 72.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 205.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 298.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 37.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 115.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 115.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5654.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 335.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 3.355607 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 183045.48 m
    Remoteness index 4.23
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 6.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 236.0 %
    Runoff - average 803.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.8 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 43.60075
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 114.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.27 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 52.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3887589 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.93646085 %
    Clay % 56.733154 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.12857144 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.31
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.5
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 4.0065603
    Water holding capacity 22000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 51.4586
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.56405 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 231.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 33.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 202.0 m
    Elevation 213.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.96681947 degrees
    Topographic relief 9.97023 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.8244871 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3818 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 40.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 30.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 30.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 53.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5054 NDVI