Occurrence record: School of Ants - SoA 4170

Preserved specimen of Rhytidoponera metallica (Smith, 1858) | Green Pony Ant recorded on 2017-05-31

Dataset

Data resource School of Ants
Catalog number SoA 4170
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector Mayrung Public School, Classes K, 1 & 2, Jenny Adamson, Jorja & Hollie
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 collected - Grass
Associated records ASSOCIATED

Event

Occurrence date 2017-05-31
Sampling protocol Hand collected - Grass
Verbatim event date 31/05/2017
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Locality Deniliquin NSW
Latitude -35.464023
Supplied as: "-35.464023"
Longitude 145.309716
Supplied as: "145.309716"
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 0e5fca6f-7a6b-41de-9be5-2df1fc118aeb
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Rhytidoponera metallica
    Coordinates -35.464023,145.309716
    Related records
    Record UUID feabd5c2-478b-49ea-b8a6-638777e83d34
    Data Resource School of Ants
    Raw Scientific Name Rhytidoponera metallica
    Coordinates -35.464023,145.309716

    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
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Irrigated pastures and cropping
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upper and Middle
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW8
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Lower Murray Alluvium (deep; Renmark Group and Calivil Formation) (GS27)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Lower Murray Shallow Alluvium (GS27a)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW8
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) New South Wales Murray and Lower Darling
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS14
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) New South Wales Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys CENTRAL MURRAY
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones upper
    NRM Regions 2010 Murray
    NRM Regions 2014 Murray
    NRM Regions 2015 Murray
    NRM Regions 2017 Murray
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Murray
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Murray
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Riverina
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Murray Fans
    IBRA 7 Regions Riverina
    IBRA 7 Subregions Murray Fans
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia "Mediterranean" climate, but with drier cooler winters and less growth than Classic "Mediterranean" climate
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: warm (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions MURRAY RIVERINA
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    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 Farrer
    Local Government Areas 2011 Conargo (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Conargo
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 EDWARD RIVER COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Bangerang, Barapa Barapa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wamba Wamba, Weki Weki, Wiradjuri
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Barapa Barapa, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Githabul, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Guwamu (Kooma), Kambuwal, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Maraura, Murrawarri, Mutthi Mutthi, Nari Nari, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wail
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Bangerang, Barkindji, Barapa Barapa, Maljangapa, Maraura, Muthi Muthi, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wamba Wamba, Weki Weki, Wiradjuri
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barkindji, Barapa Barapa, Maljangapa, Maraura, Mutthi Mutthi, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wemba Wemba, Weki Weki, Wiradjuri, Yorta Yorta
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Murray
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 13
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 518
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DENILIQUIN REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) UPPER MURRAY EXC. ALBURY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MURRAY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) FARRER
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) FARRER
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CENTRAL MURRAY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CENTRAL MURRAY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) RIVERINA - ORANGE
    PSMA Localities (2018) MAYRUNG
    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) MURRAY-DARLING
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Conargo (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Fruit Fly Exclusion Zone - Tri State FFEZ
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Murray Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czsws
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Riverine Plain
    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 Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.4472747E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.025336 t/ha
    Potassium 0.050882 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4759
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8961
    Endemism 0.0011626543
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0012191471
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 149.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.540353 index
    Species Richness 70.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.29446226
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 41.91 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 27.700832 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 22.89 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0244668
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.024163626
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 24.445 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.2575 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 29.389984 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.36872992
    Aridity index - month max 0.9113731
    Aridity index - month min 0.10961811
    Evaporation - annual mean 146.46786 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 9107.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 282.8 mm
    Evaporation - month min 38.40359 mm
    Evaporation - variability 18.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.15 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 77.403534 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 61.748734 %
    Humidity - month max relative 94.19308 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 77.991234 %
    Humidity - month min relative 46.989864 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 46.989864 %
    Precipitation - annual 385.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 377.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 32.5 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.13043478
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 107.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 76.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.0
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 84.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 39.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 111.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 41.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 22.245832 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 27.600006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.79 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.15 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.89
    Temperature - warmest month min 15.32 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 152.46803 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 431.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 113.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 26.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 92.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 15.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 94.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 47.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 121.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 163.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 284.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 35.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 94.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 205.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5375.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 319.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 232.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.11401754 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.408589 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.3420526 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.11401754 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 227984.42 m
    Remoteness index 4.7500405
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 59.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 216.0 %
    Runoff - average 121.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.2 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 64.40228
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 77.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.55 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 35.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5063514 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.04624 %
    Clay % 51.701664 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 4.1666665 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.33
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.66
    Nutrient status 1.85 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 3.8637214
    Water holding capacity 23000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 72.29467
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.49671 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 273.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 4.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 99.0 m
    Elevation 98.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.085955806 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.7263718 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.0449998 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2397 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 28.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 41.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 42.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 17.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0128 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 46.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4316 NDVI