Occurrence record: School of Ants - SoA 5427

PreservedSpecimen of Rhytidoponera metallica | Green Pony Ant recorded on 2018-09-20

Dataset

Data resource School of Ants
Catalogue Number SoA 5427
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Red Range Public School
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Hand collected
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2018-09-20
Sampling protocol Hand collected
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 20/09/2018

Taxonomy

Scientific name Rhytidoponera metallica
Taxon rank species
Common name Green Pony Ant
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Hymenoptera
Family Formicidae
Genus Rhytidoponera
Species Rhytidoponera metallica
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
Supplied as: "NSW"
Local government area Glen Innes Severn (A)
Locality Red Range
Latitude -29.775418
Longitude 151.896159
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Tablelands
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble removed
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Tablelands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions New England Tablelands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Northeast Forest Lands
    IBRA 7 Regions New England Tablelands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Northeast Forest Lands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 CLARENCE RIVER
    River Regions CLARENCE RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    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 New England
    Local Government Areas 2011 Glen Innes Severn (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Glen Innes Severn
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GLEN INNES SEVERN SHIRE COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Northern Tablelands
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 534
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GLEN INNES
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) INVERELL - TENTERFIELD
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NEW ENGLAND AND NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) NEW ENGLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) NEW ENGLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) GLEN INNES
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GLEN INNES
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) RED RANGE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer 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) NORTHERN TABLELANDS
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Glen Innes Severn (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
    Surface Geology of Australia -Rgm12
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Tenterfield Plateau
    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 Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.4148657E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.012842 t/ha
    Potassium 0.045336 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9267
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0657
    Endemism 0.002992108
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0030407223
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 203.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.6563287 index
    Species Richness 130.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 10.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5889929
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 52.13 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 69.645836 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 32.06 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0159838
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.015901007
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.314167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.083333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.970001 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.73648065
    Aridity index - month max 1.2121212
    Aridity index - month min 0.51519793
    Evaporation - annual mean 111.85739 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 19359.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 181.84169 mm
    Evaporation - month min 46.2 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.0691 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 71.3104 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.604195 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 76.57127 %
    Humidity - month min relative 66.76067 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 66.76067 %
    Precipitation - annual 851.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 900.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 76.05498 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.8136738
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 132.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 46.49363 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 129.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1386111
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 40.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.13788761
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 357.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 131.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 357.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 26.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.1325 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 12.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 6.2816668 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 23.299988 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min -0.09 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 0.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 6.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 6.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 23.96 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.59
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.26 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 18.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 137.66287 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 970.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 160.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 50.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 160.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 35.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 371.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 140.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 371.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 129.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 245.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 3.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 68.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 122.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 68.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4550.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 248.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 184.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 184.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.325745 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.060827624 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 70356.99 m
    Remoteness index 3.859638
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 906.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 160.0 %
    Runoff - average 1211.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.6 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 76.44402
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 62.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.398125 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 3.5025277 %
    Clay % 51.8125 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 157.14285 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.69
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.8
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 3.6625
    Water holding capacity 30500.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.21187
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.10486 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 341.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 172.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 1141.0 m
    Elevation 1128.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.79595065 degrees
    Topographic relief 10.31128 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.6976944 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.513 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 77.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 9.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 8.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 83.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0084 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 60.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 8.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7352 NDVI