Occurrence record: School of Ants - SoA 2650

PreservedSpecimen of Pheidole megacephala | Coastal Brown Ant recorded on 2015-03-03

Dataset

Data resource School of Ants
Catalog number SoA 2650
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Porter, T. Tracey
Supplied as "Swallowcliffe Public School, Room 4, Tracey Porter"
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 9 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Food Bait - PAVED
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2015-03-03
Sampling protocol Food Bait - PAVED
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 3/03/2015

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 South Australia
Locality Playford (C)
Locality Davoren Park SA
Latitude -34.697012
Longitude 138.663264
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Australia Mallee and Woodlands
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    NRM Regions 2014 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    NRM Regions 2015 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    NRM Regions 2017 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble mulched
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble mulched
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Flinders Lofty Block
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Mount Lofty Ranges
    IBRA 7 Regions Flinders Lofty Block
    IBRA 7 Subregions Mount Lofty Ranges
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tirari-Sturt Stony Desert
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia "Mediterranean" climate, but with drier cooler winters and less growth than Classic "Mediterranean" climate
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: distinctly dry (and hot) summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South Australian Gulf
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 GAWLER RIVER
    River Regions GAWLER RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World South Australian Gulfs
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Wakefield
    Local Government Areas 2011 Playford (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Playford - West Central
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF PLAYFORD
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Kaurna Peoples Native Title Claim SCD2018/001
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 84
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3092
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER ADELAIDE
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DAVOREN PARK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) PLAYFORD
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) ADELAIDE - NORTH
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) WAKEFIELD
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) SPENCE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) PLAYFORD
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) PLAYFORD - CENTRAL WEST
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) ADELAIDE
    PSMA Localities (2018) DAVOREN PARK
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 1 MILLION OR MORE
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) ADELAIDE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) ADELAIDE
    PSMA Wards (2018) WARD 4
    Statistical Local Areas Playford (C) - West Central
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia St Vincent Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Gulfs Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Torrens-Gulf Plains
    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 Unresolved Tenure
    Vegetation - condition Removed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 7775071.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.7548
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.1378
    Endemism 0.01613348
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.018760627
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5124
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 17673.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.9960585 index
    Species Richness 1225.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.36645898
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 53.33 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 33.884167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 12.46 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2858887
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.28275186
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.746666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.0875 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.369995 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.4357643
    Aridity index - month max 1.0737909
    Aridity index - month min 0.075739056
    Evaporation - annual mean 143.73277 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 10943.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 264.06454 mm
    Evaporation - month min 50.3 mm
    Evaporation - variability 12.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.22 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 75.051865 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 64.78089 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.56995 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.24409 %
    Humidity - month min relative 52.012928 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 52.012928 %
    Precipitation - annual 435.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 461.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 38.589317 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.9618
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 178.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 19.01168 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 55.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0810726
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.08034876
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 56.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 58.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 178.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 41.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 21.91 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 10.85 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 23.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 6.26 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 29.02 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.52
    Temperature - warmest month min 15.77 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 264.3131 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 461.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 170.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 16.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 56.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 40.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 57.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 59.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 170.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 166.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 232.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 63.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 111.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 114.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 219.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4272.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 295.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 220.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 111.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1431782 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.20124611 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 12475.338 m
    Remoteness index 0.0
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 83.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 159.0 %
    Runoff - average 0.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 45.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.63 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5384234 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.99834996 %
    Clay % 50.61036 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 13.333333 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.4
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.82
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 7.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 3.8342342
    Water holding capacity 24000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.55487 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 274.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 86.583336 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 32.0 m
    Elevation 31.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.45778847 degrees
    Topographic relief 6.055847 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4581965 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2015 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 38.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 37.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 24.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 44.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3283 NDVI