Occurrence record: School of Ants - SoA 2312

PreservedSpecimen of Oecophylla smaragdina | Green Tree Ant recorded on 2015-07-14

Dataset

Data resource School of Ants
Catalog number SoA 2312
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Cairns State High School
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
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License CC-BY
Sampling protocol HAND COLLECTED
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2015-07-14
Sampling protocol HAND COLLECTED
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 14/07/2015

Taxonomy

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
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Locality Cairns (R)
Locality Cairns QLD
Latitude -16.916533
Longitude 145.768013
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 - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Queensland Tropical Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2014 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2015 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 Wet Tropics
    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
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Innisfail
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Innisfail
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture and temperature regime supports growth for 8���9 months of the year, with a 3���4 month dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: rainforest (monsoonal)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MULGRAVE-RUSSELL RIVERS
    River Regions MULGRAVE-RUSSELL RIVERS
    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 Leichhardt
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cairns (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cairns - City
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CAIRNS REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 1202
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 13706
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS CITY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS - SOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CAIRNS - CITY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) CAIRNS NORTH
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 100,000 TO 249,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) CAIRNS
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) CAIRNS
    Statistical Local Areas Cairns (R) - City
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qe
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cairns Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Built-up
    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 Removed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 2.0 $/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5378
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 5.0861
    Endemism 0.12254613
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.14649348
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6792
    Occurrence Density 605.14813 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.3409066 index
    Species Richness 30.08642 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.97169405
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 3.104308
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.15942428
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 171.715 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 217.47 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 127.88 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.55 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.32 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.49 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 76.347374 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 80.17192 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 72.218025 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 164.79666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 31.07 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.25033844
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 7.447419 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -6.0016327 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 9.307761
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.9765081
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 8.234306
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 494.33 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -6.9183354 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -182.8 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 335.08997 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.94 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 18.878334 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 14.55 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.84 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.696667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.730011 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 17.84 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 26.22 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.9700012 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 2.1200256 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 9.450012 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.143333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -1.7299805 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.1099854 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.1700134 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.57 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 24.9 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.1045061
    Aridity index - month max 2.9758275
    Aridity index - month min 0.20179571
    Evaporation - annual mean 170.74995 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 227.75739 mm
    Evaporation - month min 120.73825 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.56 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.45 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.47 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.401115 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 75.42588 %
    Humidity - month max relative 84.457 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 79.06 %
    Humidity - month min relative 71.54043 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 71.54043 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 2049.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index 0.18401441
    Precipitation - annual mean 181.8051 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 2.1654246
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 3.169563
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 119.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 36.404377 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 104.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.21568893
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 7.664375 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -7.1852937 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 93.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 7.6968713
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season -0.29618752
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.615505
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season 0.41218433
    Precipitation - summer or winter season 6.648766
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 1075.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 460.21313 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 121.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1245.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean 11.05515 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -177.9978 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 305.02567 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 16.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 18.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 25.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 14.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 25.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 18.683334 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 14.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 18.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.4575 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 25.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.3575 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 16.200012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 16.62 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 17.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 24.79 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.54 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 40.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 1.769989 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 1.9399719 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 9.23999 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 11.709469 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.100006 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min 7.88152 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -1.75 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -2.0599976 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.26001 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.11 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 35.019314 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.8
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.4 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.4556036 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 0.6109675 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 0.72832346 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 0.72832346 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.27753353 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.51116943 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 336.98767 km/day
    Wind run - month max 404.20197 km/day
    Wind run - month min 259.94708 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 5.9833336 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 5.033024 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.6499996 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 7.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 6.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 7.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 4.7 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 3.7 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 3.7 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2359.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 140.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 36.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 119.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 88.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 1155.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 483.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1421.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 247.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 152.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 164.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 86.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 218.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 56.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2382.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 316.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 271.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.050990194 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 7156.538 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.004459 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 8.9 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.88 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.98 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 6.23 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 5.5116997 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.71 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.51 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.12 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.07 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.63 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.7 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.269999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.25 100 x degrees C
    Social
    Age 33.93219 years
    Age - prime group 36.74464 Count
    Disadvantaged 980.34796 points (mean=1000)
    Education - degrees 12.768341 %
    Education - vocational training 22.64249 %
    Employment 1.3552264 %
    Home ownership 24.766232 %
    Income - high 26.184107 %
    Income - low 17.541262 %
    Internet 38.807423 %
    Population - change 17.728237 count
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1298.4435 people/km^2
    Unemployment rate 4.5026298 %
    Work force - older 23.052338 Count
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.62094396
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.15942428
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 97.535614 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 34.391113 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.84752065 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 55.884953
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 14.348185
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 61.484 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 351.01398 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 46.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.58 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 23.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 274.5112 Gal
    Bulk density 1.3694817 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 23.260681 %
    Carbon store pre-European 66.54538 kgC/ha
    Clay % 4.5838413 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.67052346
    Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    Crop factor - month min 0.20179571
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 56.25 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 2.588 my
    Lithology - fertility 6.0 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 -56.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.68
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.57
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.17
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.22
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 49.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.89
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 5318.979 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 39.76424 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 78.8742 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.8335366
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 14.46657 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 1010.0382 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 7.293289 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 1.8335366
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 4.969531
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water deficit - month max 109.96593 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 32.739265 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity 58000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 114.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -0.7607973 MPa
    Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 60.34711
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 18.161613
    Water surplus - annual mean 72.820076 mm
    Water surplus - month max 320.46353 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.46967 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 275.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 13.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 1.978314
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 43.75 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.36636642 degrees
    Topographic relief 11.99043 m
    Topographic roughness 25.66829 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.983444 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1899 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2348 NDVI