Occurrence record: Observations:62187485

HumanObservation of Acrophylla titan | Titan Stick-insect recorded on 2020-10-10

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalogue Number 62187485
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/62187485
Basis of record Human observation
Observer M, L. Lynne
Supplied as "Lynne M"
User ID fosterton
Rights © fostertonsome rights reserved
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder fosterton
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence remarks male nymph
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status research

Event

Record date 2020-10-10
Supplied date "2020-10-10T07:57:00-10:00"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2020/10/10 7:57 AM HST
Event time 17:57Z

Taxonomy

Scientific name Acrophylla titan
Taxon rank species
Common name Titan Stick-insect
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Phasmida
Family Phasmatidae
Genus Acrophylla
Species Acrophylla titan
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 New South Wales
Local government area Dungog (A)
Latitude -32.3204155511
Longitude 151.7479719603
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Fosterton NSW 2420, Australia
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 196.0
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

num identification agreements 1
references https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/62187485

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    GER Hunter Valley GER Hunter Valley
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Hunter-Central Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2015 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2017 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Hunter
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Hunter
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions NSW North Coast
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Upper Hunter
    IBRA 7 Regions NSW North Coast
    IBRA 7 Subregions Upper Hunter
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Cooler end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates��
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (hot summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 HUNTER RIVER
    River Regions HUNTER 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 Paterson
    Local Government Areas 2011 Dungog (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Dungog
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 DUNGOG SHIRE COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Hunter
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 830
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DUNGOG
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) LOWER HUNTER
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) HUNTER VALLEY EXC NEWCASTLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYNE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LYNE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) GLOUCESTER - DUNGOG
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) DUNGOG
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NSW CENTRAL AND NORTH COAST
    PSMA Localities (2018) FOSTERTON
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Dungog (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Cwfg
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Macleay-Barrington Fall
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    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 Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8673855.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.02308 t/ha
    Potassium 0.096523 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8518
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.3511
    Endemism 0.009211776
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.009505418
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3794
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3039.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.194534 index
    Species Richness 823.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.64253783
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 67.24 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 82.68916 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 32.72 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6624877
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.50703293
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.758333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.6883335 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 25.600006 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.69236684
    Aridity index - month max 1.3191822
    Aridity index - month min 0.41561136
    Evaporation - annual mean 135.77773 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 22493.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 225.77074 mm
    Evaporation - month min 65.47613 mm
    Evaporation - variability 13.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.21 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.49 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.15 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.766624 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 69.12312 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.4556 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.2677 %
    Humidity - month min relative 63.69103 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 63.69103 %
    Precipitation - annual 1135.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1060.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 86.9129 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.5698961
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 163.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 50.321087 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 138.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7067334
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 40.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.4129505
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 360.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 128.86377 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 37.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 410.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 30.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 22.655 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.039166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 23.151123 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 25.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.75 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 13.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.05 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.52
    Temperature - warmest month min 16.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 22.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 137.64813 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1048.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 178.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 39.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 139.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 36.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 369.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 147.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 398.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 177.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 236.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 52.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 120.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 119.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 128.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4212.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 288.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 227.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 225.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.416173 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 31236.172 m
    Remoteness index 2.1137893
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1799.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 98.0 %
    Runoff - average 1714.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 3.6 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 82.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 10.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5735552 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.9526263 %
    Clay % 44.286827 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 16.666666 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.71
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.92
    Nutrient status 1.3 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.4811614
    Water holding capacity 37000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.9814 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 168.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 332.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 77.0 m
    Elevation 117.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 7.0906544 degrees
    Topographic relief 78.73555 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.496961 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4019 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 90.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 27.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 73.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0694 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 6.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 67.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 9.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7091 NDVI