Occurrence record: Entomology:K.90113

Preserved specimen of Oecophylla smaragdina (Fabricius, 1775) | Green Tree Ant recorded on 1948-08

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Entomology Collection
Supplied collection code "Entomology"
Catalog number K.90113
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:6087855; urn:catalog:AM:Entomology:K.90113
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Entomology:K.90113
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Smith, Mr Derek John - Australian Museum - Science
Identified date 1998
Collector Bray, J.E.
Supplied as "Bray, J. E."
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
State conservation Northern Territory:
Date identified 1998

Event

Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1948, Month: 8, Day:
Supplied date "1948-08"
Date precision MONTH

Taxonomy

Scientific name Oecophylla smaragdina
Supplied scientific name "Oecophylla smaragdina (Fabricius, 1775)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Green Tree Ant
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Hymenoptera
Family Formicidae
Genus Oecophylla
Species Oecophylla smaragdina
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Oecophylla smaragdina (Fabricius, 1775)
Scientific name authorship (Fabricius, 1775)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Fabricius, 1775)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Latitude -12.34388
Supplied as: "-12.34388"
Longitude 136.97804
Supplied as: "136.97804"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Cape Arnhem
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Northern Territory, Cape Arnhem (12° 20' 38" S, 136° 58' 41" E) /08/1948 - /08/1948, Bray, J. E.(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 12° 20' 38" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 136° 58' 41" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2011/11/22
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arnhem Land
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Dhimurru
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Dhimurru
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Dhimurru
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Dhimurru
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Arnhem Coast
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Arnhem Coast P3
    IBRA 7 Regions Arnhem Coast
    IBRA 7 Subregions Nhulunbuy
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land Tropical Savanna
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 KOOLATONG RIVER
    River Regions KOOLATONG RIVER
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Indigenous Protected Areas 2013 Dhimurru
    Local Government Areas 2011 East Arnhem (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated East Arnhem - Bal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 EAST ARNHEM REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 369
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 450
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) EAST ARNHEM
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) EAST ARNHEM
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) LAYNHAPUY - GUMATJ HOMELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GUMATJ - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NHULUNBUY
    PSMA Localities (2018) EAST ARNHEM
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote 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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NHULUNBUY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NHULUNBUY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) GUMURR MIWATJ WARD
    Statistical Local Areas East Arnhem (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Top End Coastal Plains
    Vegetation
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Casuarina Forests and Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Casuarina and Allocasuarina forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - native Casuarina forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Casuarina forests and woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5638
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.1679
    Endemism 0.008572388
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.009435112
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 5018.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.358819 index
    Species Richness 983.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.64446837
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 145.82 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 107.939995 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 3.54 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.067486964
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -13.444024
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 31.645 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 23.849167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 13.380005 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.61935264
    Aridity index - month max 1.6698656
    Aridity index - month min 0.013256739
    Evaporation - annual mean 194.61168 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 244.9 mm
    Evaporation - month min 156.3 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.46 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.21 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.47943 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.55929 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.3066 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.56787 %
    Humidity - month min relative 69.46523 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 69.46523 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1367.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 110.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.7663817
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 31.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.083185844
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 101.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -10.791667
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 499.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 261.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 69.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 820.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 30.353333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 22.655 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 13.399994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 13.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 19.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 19.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 24.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.39 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.58
    Temperature - warmest month min 25.03 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 195.92809 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.11401754 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.63639605 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.11401754 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2242.9175 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.002585 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.9399999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.7999997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 38.379997 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.819 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.4 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.020000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.98999995 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.45 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.57 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.24 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.51 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.16 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0015 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.59 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.39 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.57199 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.107472174 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.99877834 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.2 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.4 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 5.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 299.9999 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.52
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.3 m
    Soil pedality 1.75
    Water holding capacity 48000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.0508 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 71.208336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.3068615 degrees
    Topographic relief 16.47915 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.2756 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0 kg C/m^2