Occurrence record: School of Ants - SoA 1401

PreservedSpecimen of Oecophylla smaragdina | Green Tree Ant recorded on 2015-06-17

Dataset

Data resource School of Ants
Catalog number SoA 1401
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Weissman, I. Issac
Supplied as "Issac Weissman"
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Food Bait - PAVED
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2015-06-17
Sampling protocol Food Bait - PAVED
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2015-06-17

Taxonomy

Scientific name Oecophylla smaragdina
Supplied scientific name "Oecophylla smaragdina"
Taxon rank species
Common name Green Tree Ant
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Hymenoptera
Family Formicidae
Genus Oecophylla
Species Oecophylla smaragdina
Taxonomic issue No issues
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Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Supplied as: "QLD"
Locality Mackay (R)
Locality Bucasia QLD
Latitude -21.036932
Longitude 149.158003
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Queensland Tropical Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Other minimal uses
    NRM Regions Mackay Whitsunday
    NRM Regions 2014 Mackay Whitsunday
    NRM Regions 2015 Mackay Whitsunday
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Central Mackay Coast
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Proserpine - Sarina Lowlands
    IBRA 7 Regions Central Mackay Coast
    IBRA 7 Subregions Proserpine-Sarina Lowlands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: distinctly dry winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 O'CONNELL RIVER
    River Regions O'CONNELL RIVER
    Marine
    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 Dawson
    LGA Boundaries (deprecated) Mackay - Pt A
    Local Government Areas Mackay (R)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DAWSON
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WHITSUNDAY
    Statistical Local Areas Mackay (R) - Mackay Pt A
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Proserpine Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Fitzroy Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Townshend Ranges and Lowlands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Mangrove
    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 Unresolved Tenure
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Melaleuca forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Beef numbers 36057.0 dse
    Dairy numbers 86.0 dse
    Natural resource management expenditure 3399502.0 $
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 1.0 $/ha
    Sheep numbers 0.0 dse
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5489
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.8902
    Endemism 0.026943235
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.020716283
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 23.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 53.037037 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.5810938 index
    Species Richness 4.4814816 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.6894654
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.8899788
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.0789632
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 176.99583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 241.88 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 106.55 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.48 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 77.0809 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 80.457985 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 74.453255 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 123.73667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 14.44 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.27223
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 5.424151 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -4.425119 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 5.9445167
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.6538322
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 4.9044414
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 356.45 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -53.259167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -193.48001 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 167.85 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 23.76 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 18.6725 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 13.58 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.071667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 19.7425 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.269989 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 13.54 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 23.22 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.5999756 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 3.2200012 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 10.009979 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.32916 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.2200012 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -3.4900208 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 6.75 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.81 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 24.4 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.82971776
    Aridity index - month max 2.1790147
    Aridity index - month min 0.14406163
    Evaporation - annual mean 161.55075 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 222.0272 mm
    Evaporation - month min 98.03184 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.47 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.52 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.41844 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 76.31357 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.94902 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 79.37646 %
    Humidity - month min relative 73.79408 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 73.79408 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1544.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index 0.18279174
    Precipitation - annual mean 134.44705 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.9955837
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 3.000532
    Precipitation - autumn 513.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 27.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 128.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.2776616
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 4.193548 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -4.2713866 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 77.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 5.8084397
    Precipitation - spring 142.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season -0.25681517
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.5834405
    Precipitation - spring reliability 27.0 %
    Precipitation - summer 813.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season 0.354157
    Precipitation - summer or winter season 4.774414
    Precipitation - summer reliability 32.0 %
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 738.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 355.03085 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 87.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 796.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 140.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter reliability 23.0 %
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -27.10369 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -167.03185 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 192.09901 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 15.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 19.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 23.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 13.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 18.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 13.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 20.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 18.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.6825 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.0175 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.200012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 11.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 12.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 18.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 21.85 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 39.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 2.2799988 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 2.9200134 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 10.350006 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 5.9290304 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.665001 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min 2.5902274 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -2.399994 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -3.119995 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.0 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.2 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 33.529175 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.17
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.69 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.3 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.31345168 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 0.43111473 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 0.59308696 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 0.59308696 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.09305596 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.30814338 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 314.2909 km/day
    Wind run - month max 349.12778 km/day
    Wind run - month min 268.96796 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 5.594986 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 4.697535 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 5.7936335 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 6.0624228 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 5.524845 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 6.0624228 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.046817 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 4.0936337 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 4.0936337 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1756.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 130.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 17.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 85.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 82.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 890.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 361.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1006.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 227.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 188.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 118.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 179.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 92.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 208.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3343.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 306.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 261.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01414214 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) 2420.5916 m
    Remoteness index 2.199646
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 9.0 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.968487 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.13790026 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.5431379 mg/m^3
    Social
    Age 35.3 years
    Age - prime group 29.3 Count
    Disadvantaged 814.22656 points (mean=1000)
    Education - degrees 8.8 %
    Education - vocational training 26.2 %
    Employment 9.4 %
    Home ownership 61.9 %
    Income - high 39.3 %
    Income - low 11.7 %
    Internet 56.8 %
    Population - change 18.9 count
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 280.3 people/km^2
    Unemployment rate 2.7 %
    Work force - older 24.0 Count
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.6495065
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.0789632
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 107.89592 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 29.732777 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.80247104 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 58.45558
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 7.1066875
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 14.3877535 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 83.645004 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 31.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.7 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 27.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 373.0097 Gal
    Bulk density 1.4360714 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic -11597.918 %
    Carbon store pre-European 122.704735 kgC/ha
    Clay % 5.0 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.6926082
    Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    Crop factor - month min 0.14406163
    Erodibility 8.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Erosivity 11681.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 2.588 my
    Lithology - fertility 2.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 1.294 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 0.11193429 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.41296428 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 252.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.73
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.8
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.09
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.23
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 44.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.85
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 10604.951 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 38.46661 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 100.39541 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.8777473
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 18.432652 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 1381.1471 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 7.0624804 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 1.8777473
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 4.81133
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water deficit - month max 103.688614 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 25.765476 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 127.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -0.65905434 MPa
    Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 62.334736
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 12.965546
    Water surplus - annual mean 28.28617 mm
    Water surplus - month max 200.68353 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.93821 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 51.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 112.291664 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 4.0 m
    Elevation 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 1.608825
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.2917822 degrees
    Topographic relief 6.519387 m
    Topographic roughness 41.23672 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3566003 %
    Valley bottom % 37.5 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 3.477329
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3334 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 53.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 23.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 31.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 46.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0105 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 9.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5996 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 78.03704 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 65.59259 Day