Occurrence record: Observations:36600643

HumanObservation of Hermetia illucens recorded on 2019-12-12

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution code Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection code Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalog number 36600643
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/36600643
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Lowther, R. Rod
Supplied as "Rod Lowther"
User ID rodl
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License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder rodl
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence status present
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Identification verification status research

Event

Record date 2019-12-12
Supplied date "2019-12-12T10:53:00+11:00"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2019/12/12 10:53 AM AEDT
Event time 23:53Z

Taxonomy

Scientific name Hermetia illucens
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Diptera
Family Stratiomyidae
Genus Hermetia
Species Hermetia illucens
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 Northern Territory
Locality Darwin (C)
Latitude -12.3931027778
Longitude 130.9049019444
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Darwin NT, Australia
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

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References https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/36600643

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Subregions Darwin Coastal
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Equatorial: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Equatorial
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FINNISS RIVER
    River Regions FINNISS RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Solomon
    Local Government Areas 2011 Darwin (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Malak
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 DARWIN MUNICIPALITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 40
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 468
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER DARWIN
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MALAK - MARRARA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DARWIN SUBURBS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) DARWIN
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) SOLOMON
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) SOLOMON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MALAK
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MALAK
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) DARWIN
    PSMA Localities (2018) MALAK
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 100,000 TO 249,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) DARWIN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) KARAMA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) KARAMA
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) DARWIN
    PSMA Wards (2018) WATERS WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Malak
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Money Shoal Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czu
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Top End Coastal Plains
    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 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 0.0 $/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6496
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.3829
    Endemism 0.027051343
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0354488
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4263
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 101333.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.475875 index
    Species Richness 2625.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.73317885
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 2.5086348
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 206.12917 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 247.56 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 156.32 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.44 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.43 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 66.848305 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 79.813 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 57.337456 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 134.99834 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.40285173
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 7.6635485 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -7.1076345 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 197.19962
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.4735664
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 164.60548
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 461.94 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -71.13084 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -218.93001 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 277.8 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.77 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 21.325 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 18.76 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.933334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 23.8025 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.890015 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 19.59 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 31.22 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.3500061 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 2.5499878 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 11.630005 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 9.130834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -1.4599915 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.600006 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 6.630005 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.48 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 26.11 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.7760464
    Aridity index - month max 2.2729428
    Aridity index - month min 0.0055463114
    Evaporation - annual mean 183.7147 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 27976.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 234.00027 mm
    Evaporation - month min 143.80048 mm
    Evaporation - variability 7.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.48 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.17 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.45 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 78.12728 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 66.18341 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.45667 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 79.26732 %
    Humidity - month min relative 56.851307 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 56.851307 %
    Precipitation - annual 1559.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1741.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index 0.4701044
    Precipitation - annual mean 130.58333 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 9.207143
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 10.273381
    Precipitation - autumn 403.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 26.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5111663
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 5.2580647 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -6.221505 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 111.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 105.44444
    Precipitation - spring 204.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season -0.12539497
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.9516908
    Precipitation - spring reliability 40.0 %
    Precipitation - summer 947.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season 1.9777236
    Precipitation - summer or winter season 94.0
    Precipitation - summer reliability 68.0 %
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 446.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 394.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 115.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1176.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter reliability 0.0 %
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -53.13137 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -202.74356 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 220.65643 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 19.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 19.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 23.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 18.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 21.208334 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 18.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 8.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 20.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.705 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 22.636667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.300018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 18.58 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 18.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 25.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 29.86 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.6 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 39.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 1.3999939 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 2.2799988 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 11.279999 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 13.8174305 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 9.068332 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min 7.494701 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -1.4700012 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -2.0699768 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 6.880005 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.33 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 35.819958 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.52
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.77 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.2 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.81287175 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 0.9094444 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 1.1062777 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 1.1062777 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.43576646 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.55295444 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 149.08455 km/day
    Wind run - month max 167.1 km/day
    Wind run - month min 110.78556 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.7166667 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.4 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.9499998 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 4.7000003 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 3.1999998 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 4.7000003 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.9000003 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 1.8000002 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.8000002 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1644.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 11.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 11.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 104.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 424.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 426.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1070.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 273.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 155.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 182.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 249.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 96.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 249.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 61.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1520.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 337.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 289.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 279.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.06082762 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.12369317 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 9846.514 m
    Remoteness index 3.0
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 10.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1880.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 37.0 %
    Runoff - average 15202.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.854374 Degrees C
    Social
    Disadvantaged 956.4532 points (mean=1000)
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.48437017
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 88.61577 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 22.1778 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.9471765 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 43.593315
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 41.60741 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 200.41199 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 93.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.53 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 21.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 484.25 Gal
    Bulk density 1.358469 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 0.28225392 %
    Carbon store pre-European 27.79729 kgC/ha
    Clay % 30.46124 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.5267559
    Crop factor - month max 0.9
    Crop factor - month min 0.0055463114
    Erodibility 68.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Erosivity 16357.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 146.15385 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 65.5 my
    Lithology - fertility 2.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 32.75 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 1.5152113 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.8162413 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 7.0 nT
    Moisture - average 46.0 %
    Moisture - variability 8.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.52
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.02
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.0
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.02
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 82.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.55
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 2477.47 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 17.66329 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 56.41125 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 0.0
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 10.00471 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 290.58417 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 3.132639 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 1.0
    Topographic wetness index 5.627697
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water deficit - month max 87.6111 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 16.895845 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity 55000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 194.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -0.91918933 MPa
    Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 47.408035
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 0.49916804
    Water surplus - annual mean 38.4976 mm
    Water surplus - month max 194.57959 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.85489 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 74.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 32.666668 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 21.0 m
    Elevation 22.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 6.635714
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.12366936 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.483486 m
    Topographic roughness 3.076985 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1258085 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 5.81612
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3566 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 26.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.006 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 58.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3895 NDVI