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Occurrence record:

HumanObservation of ARACHNIDA recorded on 2016-09-17

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/70955
License Creative Commons - license at record level
Occurrence remarks Velvet Mite
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2016-09-17
Supplied date "2016-09-17T04:10Z"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name ARACHNIDA
Taxon rank class
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Arachnida
Order Trombidiformes
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality Yarra Ranges (S)
Latitude -37.82225146522532
Longitude 145.48971185844425
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 Yellingbo N.C.R.
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Yellingbo N.C.R.
    Collaborative Australian Protected Areas Database (CAPAD) 2010 Yellingbo N.C.R.
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    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 Nature conservation
    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) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    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 rangelands
    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) Yarra Ranges - Seville
    Local Government Areas Yarra Ranges (S)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LA TROBE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) EASTERN VICTORIA
    Statistical Local Areas Yarra Ranges (S) - Seville
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Potato Cyst Nematode Zones - Victoria Wandin
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    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, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with ferns, herbs, sedges, rushes or wet tussock grassland
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Beef numbers 86188.0 dse
    Dairy numbers 21690.0 dse
    Dolomite (acidity) 1.0 t/ha
    Dolomite (physical) 0.0 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 0.104127705 t/ha
    Phosphorus 0.024424862 t/ha
    Potassium 0.05925045 t/ha
    Sheep numbers 5791.0 dse
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.3005
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0691
    Endemism 0.064390175
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0650267
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5124
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 132.14815 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.243003 index
    Species Richness 6.9753084 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.9643244
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 2.1887937
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.2908143
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 97.6025 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 172.56 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 39.62 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.12 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.45 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.91615 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 84.75252 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 63.50109 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 70.20583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 44.07 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1736308
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.6989677 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.50324726 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.7332468
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.17275482
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.36173114
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 86.72 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -27.396666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -113.03 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 47.100002 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.14 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 14.987499 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 5.74 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.803333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.22 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.859985 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 5.17 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 13.89 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.8099976 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.7299805 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 14.570007 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 11.583333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -3.8599854 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.4499817 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 8.549988 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.03 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 13.46 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.2498779
    Aridity index - month max 2.6544816
    Aridity index - month min 0.33078307
    Evaporation - annual mean 99.43168 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 19635.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 187.74258 mm
    Evaporation - month min 32.470547 mm
    Evaporation - variability 5.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.571976 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.115944 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.803925 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.71573 %
    Humidity - month min relative 62.721165 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 62.721165 %
    Precipitation - annual 1130.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 942.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index -0.029507166
    Precipitation - annual mean 86.15688 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.19915213
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 0.833628
    Precipitation - autumn 271.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 44.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 272.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 61.667233 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 165.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2225226
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.8975032 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.64149165 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.7380295
    Precipitation - spring 328.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season 0.036303803
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.22162594
    Precipitation - spring reliability 69.0 %
    Precipitation - summer 220.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season -0.056738436
    Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.3532426
    Precipitation - summer reliability 41.0 %
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 173.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 108.7693 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 284.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 314.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter reliability 77.0 %
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -13.274789 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -125.64052 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 53.72192 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 7.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 20.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 24.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 5.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 23.989794 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 14.522767 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 5.7434835 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 11.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.817501 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.0075 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.61139 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.21 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 12.12 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 42.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 2.649994 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 1.7099915 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 13.869995 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min -0.22025 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 10.809995 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min -4.5 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -4.2900085 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -2.119995 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.850006 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.62 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 37.07 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.32
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.04 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.0 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.18280004 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 0.35077608 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 0.63923824 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 0.63923824 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.0 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.1635766 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 169.15703 km/day
    Wind run - month max 193.15128 km/day
    Wind run - month min 142.23578 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.444009 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.5916667 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.5500002 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 3.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 3.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 3.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.8 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 1.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.9 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1009.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 276.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 53.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 172.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 20.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 172.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 104.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 309.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 141.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 220.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 45.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 91.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 107.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3871.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 265.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 115.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.3920459 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) 53096.598 m
    Remoteness index 0.25344872
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 3968.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 38.0 %
    Runoff - average 2225.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Disadvantaged 1051.261 points (mean=1000)
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.7338567
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.2908143
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 93.131516 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 23.446384 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.71134496 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 66.0471
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 26.173288
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 7.287084 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 34.419006 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 57.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.6 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 20.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies -135.2055 Gal
    Bulk density 1.651414 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 2.2887492 %
    Carbon store pre-European 210.8685 kgC/ha
    Clay % 41.427113 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.765255
    Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    Crop factor - month min 0.33078307
    Erodibility 13.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 87.5 %
    Erosivity 1419.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 16.666666 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 15.9 my
    Lithology - fertility 6.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 414.95 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 2.6179957 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.2013971 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 35.0 nT
    Moisture - average 63.0 %
    Moisture - variability 8.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.78
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.99
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.28
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.36
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 35.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.43
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 17842.29 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 76.00491 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 130.7903 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Pedality hydrological score 3.329446
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 24.10501 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 2159.231 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 14.00792 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.329446
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 1.0
    Topographic wetness index 10.06999
    Unreliable water retention parameters 66.666664
    Water deficit - month max 105.00015 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 21.51643 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity 32000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 60.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -0.5507103 MPa
    Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 68.87295
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 29.770477
    Water surplus - annual mean 18.567793 mm
    Water surplus - month max 56.96898 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.67519 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 123.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 160.54167 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 107.0 m
    Elevation 161.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.568581 degrees
    Topographic relief 14.95834 m
    Topographic roughness 4.285103 %
    Topographic slope (%) 1.604882 %
    Valley bottom % 6.25 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.7523087
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4471 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 86.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 30.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 70.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0585 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 4.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 73.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 14.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8006 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 169.88889 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 186.77777 Day