Occurrence record: Observations:40950157

HumanObservation of Oecophylla smaragdina | Green Tree Ant recorded on 2020-03-09

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalogue Number 40950157
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/40950157
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Tighe, D. Damon
Supplied as "Damon Tighe"
User ID damontighe
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License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder damontighe
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status research

Event

Record date 2020-03-09
Supplied date "2020-03-09T15:14:00-07:00"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2020/03/09 3:14 PM PDT
Event time 22:14Z

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 Queensland
Local government area Cairns (R)
Latitude -16.9594638889
Longitude 145.7234027778
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Cairns QLD, Australia
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10.0
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

num identification agreements 2
references https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/40950157

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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
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    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
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    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
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) 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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Wet Tropics
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Macalister
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Macalister
    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 less than 3 month dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: rainforest (monsoonal)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    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 - Western Suburbs
    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) EARLVILLE - BAYVIEW HEIGHTS
    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 - WEST
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) BAYVIEW HEIGHTS
    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) - Western Suburbs
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Dshm
    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 Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Rainforests and Vine Thickets
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Tropical or sub-tropical rainforest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    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 4148781.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5378
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 5.0861
    Endemism 0.113111034
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.12318382
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6792
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 259294.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.3998413 index
    Species Richness 7198.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 11.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.9759781
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 116.75 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 155.33583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 29.05 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.2479734
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.0127938
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.571667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.0225 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.379974 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.0659852
    Aridity index - month max 2.9218433
    Aridity index - month min 0.19250245
    Evaporation - annual mean 167.30734 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 31682.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 223.33356 mm
    Evaporation - month min 117.393776 mm
    Evaporation - variability 12.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.54 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.48 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.44 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.16375 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.7848 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.08775 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.715805 %
    Humidity - month min relative 70.403404 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 70.403404 %
    Precipitation - annual 1971.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1933.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 172.56602 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 2.4364793
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 112.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 99.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.21529739
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 94.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.6222873
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 959.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 444.1822 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 115.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1187.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.1275 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.58 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 16.083557 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 15.68 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 16.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.55 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.89 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.82
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.76 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 154.47041 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2463.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 176.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 45.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 146.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 84.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 1165.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 490.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1445.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 239.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 155.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 155.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 204.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 88.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 211.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 56.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2441.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 310.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 267.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 264.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.06403124 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.03 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 15728.399 m
    Remoteness index 3.0
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1097.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 111.0 %
    Runoff - average 17425.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 117.600006 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 780.29706 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 36.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.62 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 17.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1943437 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.475422 %
    Clay % 44.675674 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 130.76923 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.68
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.1 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 4.116216
    Water holding capacity 39000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.42438 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 76.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 637.2083 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 150.0 m
    Elevation 105.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.073893 degrees
    Topographic relief 125.0215 m
    Topographic slope (%) 6.203865 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6041 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 81.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0017 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 4.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 71.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 18.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6963 NDVI