Occurrence record:

HumanObservation of Balta recorded on 2016-05-02

Dataset

Data resource BowerBird
Basis of record Human observation
Supplied basis "observation"
Identified by Val Ryland
Observer Ryl, V. Val
Supplied as "Val Ryland"
Record number http://www.bowerbird.org.au/observations/125924
License Creative Commons - license at record level
Field number 125924
Occurrence remarks Pretty Cockroach - Male possibly.
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Field number 125924
Record date 2016-05-02
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2016-05-02T05:25:29
Event time 05:25:29

Taxonomy

Scientific name Balta
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Blattodea
Family Ectobiidae
Genus Balta
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Townsville (C)
Locality Picnic Bay Magnetic Island Qld
Latitude -19.1799461841
Longitude 146.8373056613
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

bowerbird observer id 20387

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    NRM Regions 2010 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2014 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2015 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burdekin
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Burdekin
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Townsville Plains
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 7 Subregions Townsville Plains
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ROSS RIVER
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Herbert
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Wulgurukaba People ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Townsville (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Magnetic Island
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TOWNSVILLE CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 10
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1014
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MAGNETIC ISLAND
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) HERBERT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) HERBERT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TOWNSVILLE - SOUTHERN RANGELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) PICNIC BAY
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) BOUNDED LOCALITY
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 200 TO 499
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) PICNIC BAY (L)
    Statistical Local Areas Magnetic Island
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Charters Towers Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pgoa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Great Barrier Reef Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 South Reefs
    Vegetation
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4273293.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6383
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.1323
    Endemism 0.04510259
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.055092942
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 12.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 47523.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2008047 index
    Species Richness 3360.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.39207995
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 154.9 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 88.63333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 9.54 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.32468596
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.0562932
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.1025 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.475834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.920013 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.63419235
    Aridity index - month max 2.0609252
    Aridity index - month min 0.08997321
    Evaporation - annual mean 157.55345 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 215.3163 mm
    Evaporation - month min 101.28546 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.45 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.37 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 79.40735 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.57823 %
    Humidity - month max relative 83.6543 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.07197 %
    Humidity - month min relative 70.68398 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 70.68398 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1127.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 102.90748 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 4.2485313
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 53.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 47.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3019286
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 101.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.2894151
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 684.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 324.1246 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 79.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 709.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.460833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.800833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 17.563263 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.65 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 15.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.37 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.0
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.55 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 162.9921 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1192.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 49.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 11.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 38.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 102.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 718.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 291.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 785.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 241.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 181.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 134.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 197.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 95.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 206.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3025.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 315.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 271.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 14845.104 m
    Remoteness index 5.45
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.001132 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 10.300001 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.857199 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.14120255 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.6597903 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 17.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.7 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 32.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4363158 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 9.929825 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.56
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.2207 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 156.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 986.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Elevation 118.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 10.107267 degrees
    Topographic relief 112.4164 m
    Topographic slope (%) 8.32433 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2345 EVI
    NPP Mean 9.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4089 NDVI