Occurrence record: 6669892e-bfbb-4e6d-9406-9bbab90766fe

Human observation of Valanga irregularis (Walker, 1870) | Giant Grasshopper recorded on 2022-12-30


Data partner Questagame
Data resource Earth Guardians Weekly Feed
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Identified by 1.  DJWitherall (Medium)   2.  Sam Longines (High)  
Collector InclusiveExFNQ | questagame.com  
Supplied as " InclusiveExFNQ | questagame.com"
Record number questagame-545027
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Identification verification status Challenge ID?


Occurrence date 2022-12-30
Supplied date "2022-12-29T14:31:00+0000"
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Valanga irregularis
Supplied scientific name "Valanga irregularis (Walker F. 1870)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Giant Grasshopper
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Orthoptera
Family Acrididae
Genus Valanga
Species Valanga irregularis
Scientific name ID 1707478
Name match metric canonicalMatch
Taxon remarks Other Insects
Scientific name authorship (Walker, 1870)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -16.9
Supplied as: "-16.9"
Longitude 145.8
Supplied as: "145.8"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Trinity Inlet
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Mandingalbay Yidinji
    NRM Regions 2010 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 Wet Tropics
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Wet Tropics
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Wet Tropic Coast
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Indigenous Protected Areas 2013 Mandingalbay Yidinji
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CAIRNS REGIONAL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MULGRAVE

    Environmental sampling for this location

    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.541667 °C