Occurrence record:

HumanObservation of Oecophylla smaragdina | Green Tree Ant recorded on 2018-09-12

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Data resource Earth Guardians Weekly Feed
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Jala | questagame.com
Record number questagame-194949
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
Occurrence status present
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Event

Record date 2018-09-12
Supplied date "2018-09-12T00:43:00+1000"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Oecophylla smaragdina
Supplied scientific name "Oecophylla smaragdina (Fabricius, 1775)"
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
Scientific name ID 1317388

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Whitsunday (R)
Latitude -20.3
Longitude 148.7
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

category Insects - Ants, Bees and Wasps

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Conway
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Conway
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Conway
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Conway
    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 Forestry
    NRM Regions 2010 Mackay Whitsunday
    NRM Regions 2014 Mackay Whitsunday
    NRM Regions 2015 Mackay Whitsunday
    NRM Regions 2017 Mackay Whitsunday
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) 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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Mackay Whitsunday
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Central Mackay Coast
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Whitsunday
    IBRA 7 Regions Central Mackay Coast
    IBRA 7 Subregions Whitsunday
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    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) Subtropical: no dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Rainforest (tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 PROSERPINE RIVER
    River Regions PROSERPINE 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
    Local Government Areas 2011 Whitsunday (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Whitsunday
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WHITSUNDAY REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 9
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 585
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CAPE CONWAY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MACKAY - ISAAC - WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DAWSON
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DAWSON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) PROSERPINE - WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) PROSERPINE - WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) CAPE CONWAY
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Whitsunday (R) - Whitsunday
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Proserpine Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Kfpr
    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 Rainforest
    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 Multiple Use Forest
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Rainforests and vine thickets
    Vegetation types - present Rainforest and vine thickets

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3399502.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5455
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.82
    Endemism 0.02527466
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.027421584
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 17.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3965.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.997241 index
    Species Richness 775.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.83512336
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 96.74 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 135.1525 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 20.69 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.24256365
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.0993972
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.3175 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 19.706667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 16.52002 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.0014684
    Aridity index - month max 2.659032
    Aridity index - month min 0.1652245
    Evaporation - annual mean 148.48715 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 25070.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 203.26172 mm
    Evaporation - month min 88.701744 mm
    Evaporation - variability 14.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.47 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.58 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.44872 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.152756 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.47322 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 77.99484 %
    Humidity - month min relative 70.510185 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 70.510185 %
    Precipitation - annual 1682.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1654.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 148.01404 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.9306533
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 141.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 25.48722 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 105.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.22299266
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 78.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.458407
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 805.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 400.46167 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 94.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 878.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 20.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.034166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 22.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 17.928333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 17.97165 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 12.79 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 18.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 29.65 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.07
    Temperature - warmest month min 21.97 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 25.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 213.80258 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1364.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 89.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 19.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 62.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 85.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 713.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 291.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 786.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 225.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 183.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 121.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 180.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 95.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 208.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3147.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 304.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 257.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.04472136 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.094868325 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 7933.462 m
    Remoteness index 5.09
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1344.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 91.0 %
    Runoff - average 10430.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 339.91 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.266775 Degrees C
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 6.3 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 48.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.44 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 34.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3111159 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.8057609 %
    Clay % 43.660946 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.76
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.1 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 4.0
    Water holding capacity 39000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.29596 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 317.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 359.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 327.0 m
    Elevation 65.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 17.822262 degrees
    Topographic relief 152.0114 m
    Topographic slope (%) 9.557266 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4002 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 34.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0089 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 85.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 12.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6379 NDVI