Occurrence record: School of Ants - SoA 0021

Preserved specimen of Iridomyrmex purpureus (Smith, 1858) | Australian Meat Ant recorded on 2014-04-02

Dataset

Data resource School of Ants
Catalog number SoA 0021
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector Armidale City Public School Year 5
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Sampling protocol Hand collection
Associated records ASSOCIATED

Event

Occurrence date 2014-04-02
Sampling protocol Hand collection
Verbatim event date 2014-04-02
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Iridomyrmex purpureus
Identified to rank species
Common name Australian Meat Ant
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Hymenoptera
Family Formicidae
Genus Iridomyrmex
Species Iridomyrmex purpureus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Smith, 1858)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Supplied as: "NSW"
Locality Thalgarrah NSW
Latitude -30.447454
Supplied as: "-30.447454"
Longitude 151.824964
Supplied as: "151.824964"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 0a8df2ea-d3fe-4512-b1bd-105ae6339a32
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Iridomyrmex purpureus
    Coordinates -30.447454,151.824964
    Related records
    Record UUID 4d2b8839-f86d-44bc-8a61-3901b7d5e31f
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Iridomyrmex purpureus
    Coordinates -30.447454,151.824964
    Record UUID 6c9a80eb-a463-4eba-8ab7-8560316ba7a3
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Iridomyrmex purpureus
    Coordinates -30.447454,151.824964
    Record UUID ad2a6307-a2c4-4ba4-8aef-ddac6e777166
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Iridomyrmex purpureus
    Coordinates -30.447454,151.824964
    Record UUID 43f59245-6277-419c-9fd4-d63859ebe3d3
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Iridomyrmex purpureus
    Coordinates -30.447454,151.824964
    Record UUID 60389f0b-3a7a-4f85-a079-cb0251b08d88
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Iridomyrmex purpureus
    Coordinates -30.447454,151.824964
    Record UUID baf13a68-68ac-46b3-bea7-f7335aec4164
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Iridomyrmex purpureus
    Coordinates -30.447454,151.824964
    Record UUID f9679efb-5d4f-48f7-91bd-d003dfc17a58
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Iridomyrmex purpureus
    Coordinates -30.447454,151.824964
    Record UUID eeb57164-fbf2-4880-b7c2-92148a19c997
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Iridomyrmex purpureus
    Coordinates -30.447454,151.824964
    Record UUID eebed2cf-a466-4def-ab6e-7f2321c291a7
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Iridomyrmex purpureus
    Coordinates -30.447454,151.824964
    Record UUID 6ba7f9e2-3e59-47be-bc4e-1bfe761ae68e
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Iridomyrmex purpureus
    Coordinates -30.447454,151.824964

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant Equal 1 and 3
    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 left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed = intact
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    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 Armidale Plateau
    IBRA 7 Regions New England Tablelands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Armidale Plateau
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    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 MACLEAY RIVER
    River Regions MACLEAY 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 New England
    Local Government Areas 2011 Armidale Dumaresq (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Armidale Dumaresq Bal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 ARMIDALE REGIONAL COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Northern Tablelands
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 15
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1753
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ARMIDALE REGION - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ARMIDALE
    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) ARMIDALE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ARMIDALE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) THALGARRAH
    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 Armidale Dumaresq (A) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Cscg
    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 0.010529 t/ha
    Potassium 0.044852 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.0602
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.2746
    Endemism 0.0030703244
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0031587062
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1854.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.4898357 index
    Species Richness 478.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.4306221
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 58.38 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 55.915 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 24.07 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0741472
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.07366214
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.3375 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.378333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 25.889984 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.55710566
    Aridity index - month max 0.91027504
    Aridity index - month min 0.40008458
    Evaporation - annual mean 114.480194 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17543.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 190.21501 mm
    Evaporation - month min 47.23847 mm
    Evaporation - variability 12.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.94593 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 67.82053 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.64092 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 76.28941 %
    Humidity - month min relative 61.555794 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 61.555794 %
    Precipitation - annual 753.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 720.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 60.38461 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.9903401
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 102.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 100.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.285829
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 41.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2838016
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 284.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 109.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 25.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 285.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 28.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 19.233334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 6.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 24.397888 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 25.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 0.19 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 0.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 7.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 7.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.38 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.62
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.57 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 19.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 135.02902 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 765.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 108.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 33.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 108.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 44.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 306.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 126.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 306.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 134.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 256.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 3.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 72.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 128.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 72.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4657.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 259.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.188781 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.014142135 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 67403.875 m
    Remoteness index 3.1247935
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 563.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 187.0 %
    Runoff - average 517.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.9 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 49.6815
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 124.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.27 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 53.0 %
    Bulk density 1.2353901 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 3.312777 %
    Clay % 54.539005 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.35000002 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.54
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.66
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 4.0921984
    Water holding capacity 27500.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 60.645283
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.81923 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 259.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 162.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 973.0 m
    Elevation 985.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.0432633 degrees
    Topographic relief 17.60516 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.557919 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3795 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 66.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 35.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 65.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0229 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 55.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 9.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6755 NDVI