Occurrence record: Observations:42371914

HumanObservation of Oecophylla smaragdina | Green Tree Ant recorded on 2020-02-05

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalogue Number 42371914
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/42371914
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Troutman, M. Michael
Supplied as "Michael Troutman"
User ID mtroutman1
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License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder mtroutman1
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status research

Event

Record date 2020-02-05
Supplied date "2020-02-05T17:31:25-07:00"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date Wed Feb 05 2020 17:31:25 GMT-0700 (MST)
Event time 00:31:25Z

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 -16.92120833
Longitude 145.813675
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality East Trinity, QLD, AU
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10.0
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

num identification agreements 2
references https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/42371914

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Grey Peaks
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Grey Peaks
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Mandingalbay Yidinji
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Mandingalbay Yidinji
    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 Other minimal 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 Innisfail
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Bellenden Ker-Lamb
    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 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 Kennedy
    Indigenous Protected Areas 2013 Mandingalbay Yidinji
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cairns (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cairns - Trinity
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CAIRNS REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 390
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GORDONVALE - TRINITY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS - SOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAIRNS - SOUTHERN HINTERLANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CAIRNS - SOUTHERN HINTERLANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) EAST TRINITY
    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) MULGRAVE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MULGRAVE
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Cairns (R) - Trinity
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pgbe1
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cairns Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    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 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    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 0.028116671
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.03300617
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6792
    Migratory species (2008) 18.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 6322.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.5336204 index
    Species Richness 1112.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.1614646
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 117.58 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 183.7375 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 37.6 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.23986635
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.1513603
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.934166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.188334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.419983 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.2976344
    Aridity index - month max 3.290729
    Aridity index - month min 0.22532228
    Evaporation - annual mean 159.59718 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 32898.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 212.76633 mm
    Evaporation - month min 110.954704 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.57 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.55 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.46 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.758766 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 76.46546 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.53061 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 79.86789 %
    Humidity - month min relative 72.36718 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 72.36718 %
    Precipitation - annual 2179.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 2287.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 198.1841 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.7126492
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 171.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 45.78283 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 139.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.20596655
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 88.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.834252
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 1076.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 492.144 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 129.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1343.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.53 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.5625 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 15.288971 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 15.94 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 16.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.53 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.37 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.81
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.53 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 262.536 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2558.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 176.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 144.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 85.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 1212.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 512.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1509.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 244.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 150.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 162.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 210.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 85.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 216.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 56.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2355.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 312.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 270.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 268.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.04123105 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1813.0024 m
    Remoteness index 3.3815866
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1358.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 84.0 %
    Runoff - average 15862.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.004459 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 34.51 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.274483 Degrees C
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 157.11221 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 43.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.58 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 25.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3554635 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 8.525887 %
    Clay % 34.54801 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 140.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.75
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.3 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.5 m
    Soil pedality 2.6
    Water holding capacity 33000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.20435 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 312.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 476.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 164.0 m
    Elevation 171.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 7.309907 degrees
    Topographic relief 300.5524 m
    Topographic slope (%) 16.17449 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1341 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 7.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.001 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 82.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 20.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1504 NDVI