Occurrence record: School of Ants - SoA 5579

PreservedSpecimen of Iridomyrmex rufoniger recorded on 2019-01-16

Dataset

Data resource School of Ants
Catalog number SoA 5579
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector ConocoPhillips Science Experience students @ UNE
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Food bait
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2019-01-16
Sampling protocol Food bait
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 16/01/2019

Taxonomy

Scientific name Iridomyrmex rufoniger
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Hymenoptera
Family Formicidae
Genus Iridomyrmex
Species Iridomyrmex rufoniger
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 Armidale Dumaresq (A)
Locality Armidale
Latitude -30.486
Longitude 151.639667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    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 Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Tablelands
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) None = other cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Tablelands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions New England Tablelands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Armidale Plateau
    IBRA 7 Regions New England Tablelands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Armidale Plateau
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    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 (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MACLEAY RIVER
    River Regions MACLEAY 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 New England
    Local Government Areas 2011 Armidale Dumaresq (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Armidale Dumaresq
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 ARMIDALE REGIONAL COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Northern Tablelands
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 15
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1753
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ARMIDALE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ARMIDALE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NEW ENGLAND AND NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) NEW ENGLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) NEW ENGLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) ARMIDALE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ARMIDALE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) ARMIDALE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 20,000 TO 49,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) ARMIDALE
    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) ARMIDALE
    Statistical Local Areas Armidale Dumaresq (A) - City
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
    Surface Geology of Australia DCss
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Tenterfield Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Built-up
    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 1.4148657E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.0602
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.2746
    Endemism 0.02450681
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.030292658
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 16517.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.8180623 index
    Species Richness 1857.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.44557112
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 57.05 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 57.428333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 29.44 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2335467
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.23191439
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.484167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.175834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 26.649994 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.57929367
    Aridity index - month max 1.0250422
    Aridity index - month min 0.38824096
    Evaporation - annual mean 116.49075 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17972.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 195.70424 mm
    Evaporation - month min 46.576836 mm
    Evaporation - variability 12.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.28 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.05081 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 66.09554 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.513756 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.70048 %
    Humidity - month min relative 59.54321 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 59.54321 %
    Precipitation - annual 757.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 744.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 61.394768 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.7799121
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 121.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 39.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 120.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.4014657
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.3985565
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 282.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 101.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 286.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 28.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 19.304167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 6.3783336 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 25.725891 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 26.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 0.07 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 0.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 7.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 7.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.83 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.68
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.48 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 19.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 136.60277 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 787.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 138.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 41.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 137.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 35.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 295.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 114.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 295.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 132.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 0.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 68.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4774.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 190.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 190.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.367808 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.072111025 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 76489.695 m
    Remoteness index 2.2373853
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 783.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 159.0 %
    Runoff - average 273.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 2.796032 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 57.112507
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 74.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5285902 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.993805 %
    Clay % 41.39918 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 17.5 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.56
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.71
    Nutrient status 1.6 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 3.4995081
    Water holding capacity 42000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 77.89572
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.83781 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 252.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 131.70833 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 1015.0 m
    Elevation 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.996919 degrees
    Topographic relief 48.2876 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.881957 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4094 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 64.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 7.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 26.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 66.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0325 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 57.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 9.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6099 NDVI