Occurrence record: Observations:59293128

HumanObservation of Oecophylla smaragdina | Green Tree Ant recorded on 2019-07-02

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalogue Number 59293128
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/59293128
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Rigg, G. Graeme
Supplied as "Graeme Rigg"
User ID gizz
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License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
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State conservation Northern Territory: (not listed)
Rightsholder gizz
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status needs_id

Event

Record date 2019-07-02
Supplied date "2019-07-02T15:24:00+10:00"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2019/07/02 3:24 PM AEST
Event time 05:24Z

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 issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area Unincorporated NT
Latitude -13.2018240414
Longitude 130.7141113635
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Litchfield Park NT 0822, Australia
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 533.0
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

references https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/59293128

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Litchfield
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Litchfield
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Litchfield
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Litchfield
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    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 Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Subregions Darwin Coastal
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FINNISS RIVER
    River Regions FINNISS RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    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
    Local Government Areas 2011 Unincorporated NT
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cox-Finniss
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 UN-INCORPORATED (COX-DALY) AREA
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 111
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 593
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ALLIGATOR
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY - TIWI - WEST 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) COX - FINNISS - COOMALIE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) COX - FINNISS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) DARWIN
    PSMA Localities (2018) LITCHFIELD PARK
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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) DALY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) DALY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    Statistical Local Areas Finniss-Mary
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Litchfield Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Mstd
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Daly Basin
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a hummock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6473
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.6042
    Endemism 0.015638333
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.016241938
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 6510.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.9225483 index
    Species Richness 947.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.67061245
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 146.44 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 116.0775 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5092422
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.95809317
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.654167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.9675 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.429993 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.74281126
    Aridity index - month max 2.323375
    Aridity index - month min 0.004885038
    Evaporation - annual mean 183.71004 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 26950.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 240.50671 mm
    Evaporation - month min 138.6417 mm
    Evaporation - variability 7.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.47 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.2 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.43 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 78.10058 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 61.059643 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.00361 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 74.479416 %
    Humidity - month min relative 52.836746 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 52.836746 %
    Precipitation - annual 1467.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1500.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 121.12732 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 12.115356
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.60444736
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 108.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.6514028
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 436.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 322.11664 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 85.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 977.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 8.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.21 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.301666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 22.688354 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 15.02 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 15.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.59 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.65 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.7
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.13 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 96.53487 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1397.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 104.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 392.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 326.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 901.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 270.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 199.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 157.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 238.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 118.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 238.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 59.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2069.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 356.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 292.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 280.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.4512205 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.060827624 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 50254.09 m
    Remoteness index 9.985152
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 1.0 years
    Fire frequency 4.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2236.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 32.0 %
    Runoff - average 12006.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 20.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.52 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 3.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5958622 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.41569245 %
    Clay % 38.616665 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 175.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.51
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 3.0942528
    Water holding capacity 52000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.42781 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 227.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 182.70833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 125.0 m
    Elevation 132.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.5469975 degrees
    Topographic relief 95.76534 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.487229 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3587 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 34.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0036 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 51.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4485 NDVI