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Occurrence record: 4c39d326-3ca1-47b9-ac15-a3b1a0415612

HumanObservation of Weta recorded on 2019-12-23

Dataset

Data partner Citizen Science - ALA Website
Data resource ALA species sightings and OzAtlas
Occurrence ID 4c39d326-3ca1-47b9-ac15-a3b1a0415612
Basis of record Human observation
Collector Norton, J. James
Supplied as "James Norton"
User ID James Norton
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Dataset name Individual sighting
Occurrence remarks I found this bug last night, I am very unsure as to what it is, so I googled it and found out it maybe from the weta family. A website mentioned many of this family are considered endangered and are protected, and to report the sighting.
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID e61eb018-02a9-4e3b-a4b3-9d6be33d9cbb
Institution ID Atlas of Living Australia
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Occurrence date 2019-12-23
Supplied date "2019-12-23T12:44:24Z"
Date precision Day
Event time 11:44 PM
Event ID 9587ccc6-4fd4-4d62-b90b-744140046d67

Taxonomy

Scientific name Weta
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Orthoptera
Family Rhaphidophoridae
Genus Weta
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Locality Nambucca (A)
Latitude -30.8318032
Longitude 152.8747078
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Verbatim coordinates 0a401957-409d-46ec-9ba6-de3552fb5c3f
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

dcterms:rights holder Atlas of Living Australia

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Forestry
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2015 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North Coast
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North Coast
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions NSW North Coast
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Macleay Hastings
    IBRA 7 Regions NSW North Coast
    IBRA 7 Subregions Macleay Hastings
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Warmer and wetter end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: no dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BELLINGER RIVER
    River Regions BELLINGER 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 Cowper
    Local Government Areas 2011 Nambucca (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Nambucca
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 NAMBUCCA SHIRE COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions North Coast
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 102
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 5553
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) NAMBUCCA HEADS REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KEMPSEY - NAMBUCCA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MID NORTH COAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) COWPER
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) COWPER
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) COFFS HARBOUR - NAMBUCCA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) NAMBUCCA - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NSW CENTRAL AND NORTH COAST
    PSMA Localities (2018) EUNGAI CREEK
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer 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) OXLEY
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Nambucca (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Psne
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Macleay-Barrington Fall
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    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 open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.4148657E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.027951 t/ha
    Potassium 0.074656 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8464
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.7358
    Endemism 0.008301607
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.008370024
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3794
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 8550.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.4035654 index
    Species Richness 576.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.8731889
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 64.5 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 100.11916 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 28.69 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.48719493
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.0475965
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.748333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.0025 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.119995 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.8717934
    Aridity index - month max 1.4952322
    Aridity index - month min 0.41016474
    Evaporation - annual mean 131.10867 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 24071.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 198.03378 mm
    Evaporation - month min 69.55441 mm
    Evaporation - variability 14.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.31 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.66 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.23 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.709305 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.23824 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.88543 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 77.14145 %
    Humidity - month min relative 71.15509 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 71.15509 %
    Precipitation - annual 1295.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1270.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 107.0622 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.5111523
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 166.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 54.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 131.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.56807667
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 45.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.7569977
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 448.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 167.20636 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 42.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 495.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 28.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 23.720833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.724167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 6.79 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.69 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.27
    Temperature - warmest month min 18.21 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 22.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 166.03297 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1372.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 235.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 46.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 165.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 39.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 463.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 184.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 524.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 185.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 212.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 69.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 135.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 110.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3656.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 281.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 228.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 227.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.13 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.11 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 8638.174 m
    Remoteness index 3.8547695
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1112.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 143.0 %
    Runoff - average 4964.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 12.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 110.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 26.0 %
    Bulk density 1.451264 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.7521646 %
    Clay % 40.08427 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 53.333332 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.81
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.9 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.0348315
    Water holding capacity 38250.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.96263 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 3.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 197.29167 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 39.0 m
    Elevation 21.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.5617432 degrees
    Topographic relief 25.42604 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.279928 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4003 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 90.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 28.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 72.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0582 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 5.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 70.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 16.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6601 NDVI