Occurrence record: School of Ants - SoA 5162

PreservedSpecimen of Melophorus turneri recorded on 2018-05-24

Dataset

Data resource School of Ants
Catalog number SoA 5162
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Lightning Ridge Central School
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
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License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Hand collected
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2018-05-24
Sampling protocol Hand collected
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 24/05/2018

Taxonomy

Scientific name Melophorus turneri
Supplied scientific name "Melophorus turneri (pillipes)"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Hymenoptera
Family Formicidae
Genus Melophorus
Species Melophorus turneri
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province New South Wales
Supplied as: "NSW"
Locality Walgett (A)
Locality Lightning Ridge
Latitude -29.426647
Longitude 147.978318
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 4d037bdb-b8ad-49fb-8d21-77bbcaed23f1
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Melophorus turneri (pillipes)
    Coordinates -29.426647,147.978318
    Collector [Lightning Ridge Central School]
    Year 2018
    Month 05
    Day 24
    Related records
    Record UUID 558d98df-c3cf-4cf8-a13a-17ee3fa6fcbc
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Melophorus turneri (pillipes)
    Coordinates -29.426647,147.978318
    Collector [Lightning Ridge Central School]
    Year 2018
    Month 05
    Day 24
    Comments Collectors were identical
    Coordinates were identical
    Record UUID 558d98df-c3cf-4cf8-a13a-17ee3fa6fcbc
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Melophorus turneri (pillipes)
    Coordinates -29.426647,147.978318
    Collector [Lightning Ridge Central School]
    Year 2018
    Month 05
    Day 24
    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 Urban intensive uses
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lowland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW13
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units New South Wales Great Artesian Basin Surat Shallow (GS34)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) NSW GAB Surat Shallow (GS34)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW13
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Intersecting Streams
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS17
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Intersecting Streams
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys CONDAMINE
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones lowland
    Murray-Darling Basin Wetland Groups Non-wetland
    NRM Regions 2010 Western
    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 Narrandool
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 7 Subregions Narrandool
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote 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) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions CONDAMINE-CULGOA RIVERS
    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 Walgett (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Walgett
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WALGETT SHIRE COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Barkindji, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Guwamu/Kooma, Kambuwal, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Murrawarri, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Wailwan, Wiradjuri
    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 Budjiti, Euahlayi, Guwamu/Kooma, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Kunja, Murrawarri, Ngemba
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barkandji, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Guwamu (Kooma), Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Kunja, Murrawarri, Ngemba
    NSW Local Land Services Regions North West
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 11
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1804
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WALGETT - LIGHTNING RIDGE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BOURKE - COBAR - COONAMBLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR WEST AND ORANA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PARKES
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PARKES
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WALGETT
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) LIGHTNING RIDGE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-WESTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) LIGHTNING RIDGE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 1,000 TO 4,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARWON
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) LIGHTNING RIDGE
    Statistical Local Areas Walgett (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Surat Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Ksr
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Lightning Ridge Lowland
    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 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3923430.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6272
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6382
    Endemism 0.010084079
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.010221408
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 6730.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2868886 index
    Species Richness 626.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.22583126
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 60.94 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 32.536667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 14.28 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8343218
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.19629076
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.149166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 15.004167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 30.819977 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.22097869
    Aridity index - month max 0.44277608
    Aridity index - month min 0.119069025
    Evaporation - annual mean 200.38611 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 10468.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 348.0713 mm
    Evaporation - month min 72.27129 mm
    Evaporation - variability 27.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.14 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 70.51209 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 54.257896 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.40498 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 67.30946 %
    Humidity - month min relative 44.39782 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 44.39782 %
    Precipitation - annual 450.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 447.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 37.833332 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.69822484
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 85.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 74.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.90178573
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.10784314
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 150.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 58.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 150.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 30.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.945833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.333333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 29.971313 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.03 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.94 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.01
    Temperature - warmest month min 20.16 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 160.28682 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 473.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 81.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 21.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 80.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 38.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 177.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 74.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 181.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 200.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 303.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 46.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 122.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 141.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 136.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5829.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 349.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 265.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.14142135 degrees
    Distance - to coast 5.153882 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.32999998 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.14142135 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 282169.38 m
    Remoteness index 9.06179
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 5.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 193.0 %
    Runoff - average 480.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.3 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 36.172955
    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 0.5958677 %
    Clay % 56.733154 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.12857144 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.22
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.38
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 4.0065603
    Water holding capacity 29000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 39.849846
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.32551 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 179.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 33.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 145.0 m
    Elevation 154.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.5639488 degrees
    Topographic relief 4.978226 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3142328 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2227 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 39.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 31.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 41.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 27.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.014 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 26.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3607 NDVI