Occurrence record: Observations:62871056

HumanObservation of Oecophylla smaragdina | Green Tree Ant recorded on 2018-02-08

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalogue Number 62871056
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/62871056
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Connors, M. Matthew
Supplied as "Matthew Connors"
User ID matthew_connors
Rights © matthew_connorssome rights reserved
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder matthew_connors
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence remarks There is **1 imposter** among us
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status research

Event

Record date 2018-02-08
Supplied date "2018-02-08T16:55:00+10:00"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2018/02/08 4:55 PM AEST
Event time 06:55Z

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 Townsville (C)
Latitude -19.3319811611
Longitude 146.7526746922
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Townsville QLD, Australia
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 25.0
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

num identification agreements 2
references https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/62871056

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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 - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2014 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2015 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burdekin
    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 Burdekin
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Townsville Plains
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 7 Subregions Townsville Plains
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest and woodland (tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ROSS RIVER
    River Regions ROSS 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 Herbert
    Local Government Areas 2011 Townsville (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Douglas
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TOWNSVILLE CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 241
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 5915
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DOUGLAS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) HERBERT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) HERBERT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) DOUGLAS
    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) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MUNDINGBURRA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MUNDINGBURRA
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    Statistical Local Areas Douglas
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Charters Towers Region
    Surface Geology of Australia CPgct
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Burdekin Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Townsville Lowlands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Regrowth, modified native vegetation

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4273293.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6383
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.1323
    Endemism 0.040298454
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.046443786
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 91187.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.030486 index
    Species Richness 2667.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.35729462
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 142.14 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 77.18667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 8.06 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3291914
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.009855
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.275833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.344166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.920013 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.5237753
    Aridity index - month max 1.7429048
    Aridity index - month min 0.065894805
    Evaporation - annual mean 157.3346 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17498.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 216.53275 mm
    Evaporation - month min 99.31949 mm
    Evaporation - variability 28.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 78.342384 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 70.535225 %
    Humidity - month max relative 83.04064 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.41505 %
    Humidity - month min relative 66.57123 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 66.57123 %
    Precipitation - annual 1009.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 985.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 85.70873 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 4.9628706
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 53.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 45.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.32349846
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 102.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.0668886
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 586.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 273.86743 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 71.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 626.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.604166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.975 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.696472 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 13.47 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.65 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.06
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.03 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 166.71144 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1038.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 42.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 9.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 33.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 101.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 634.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 254.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 675.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 240.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 188.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 129.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 195.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 99.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 204.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3102.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 317.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 273.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 270.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1063015 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.049999997 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 14152.564 m
    Remoteness index 3.0
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 457.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 161.0 %
    Runoff - average 5500.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 68.1 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 724.0587 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 64.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.63 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 17.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3048407 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.48033682 %
    Clay % 27.209164 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 146.15385 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.52
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.98
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 66000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.78792 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 3.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 338.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 113.0 m
    Elevation 20.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.1110435 degrees
    Topographic relief 142.3545 m
    Topographic slope (%) 7.761536 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2846 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 41.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0122 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 46.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 8.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6941 NDVI