Occurrence record: urn:catalog:QGov:DES:WildNet:7026863

Machine observation of Tapinoma melanocephalum (Fabricius, 1793) | ghost ant recorded on 2020-05-15
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Dataset

Data resource WildNet - Queensland Wildlife Data
Collection Supplied collection code "Incidental Records"
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:QGov:DES:WildNet:7026863
Record type Machine observation
Supplied basis "MachineObservation"
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Rights holder Queensland Government
Institution ID 3461
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Owner institution code Department of Environment and Science
Collection 31
Dataset / Survey name Great Barrier Reef Region wildlife records
Dataset 14362
Identification verification status Verified

Event

Occurrence date 2020-05-15
Supplied as year:2020  month:5  day:15 
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Tapinoma melanocephalum
Identified to rank species
Common name ghost ant
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Hymenoptera
Family Formicidae
Genus Tapinoma
Species Tapinoma melanocephalum
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Fabricius, 1793)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Airlei Beach Marine Operations Base
Latitude -20.26594399938624
Supplied as: "-20.265944"
Longitude 148.712594
Supplied as: "148.712594"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "EPSG:4283"
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 50.0
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Continent OCEANIA
Supplied as Oceania
Marine false
Country Code AU
Location ID 1737790

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    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
    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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Mackay Whitsunday
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Lucinda-Mackay Coast
    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
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 PROSERPINE RIVER
    River Regions PROSERPINE RIVER
    Marine
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    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) AIRLIE - WHITSUNDAYS
    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) AIRLIE BEACH
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 5,000 TO 9,999
    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) AIRLIE BEACH - CANNONVALE
    Statistical Local Areas Whitsunday (R) - Whitsunday
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Proserpine Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pfai
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5455
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.82
    Endemism 0.04554391
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.04932479
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 12284.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.7591 index
    Species Richness 1738.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7229258
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 105.46 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 124.02583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 17.63 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.22842744
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.3499756
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.603333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.8575 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 16.5 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.9420227
    Aridity index - month max 2.4882534
    Aridity index - month min 0.14299121
    Evaporation - annual mean 156.04236 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 213.09865 mm
    Evaporation - month min 95.374275 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.5 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.49 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.8731 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.905624 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.85149 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 77.74555 %
    Humidity - month min relative 70.90649 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 70.90649 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1520.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 146.51646 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.9873753
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 123.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 23.18607 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 94.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.20351034
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 77.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.8821502
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 724.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 391.7965 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 82.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 795.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 20.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.26 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.2625 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 17.785065 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.09 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.65 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.05
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.28 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 310.3482 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 0.0 °C
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.06 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.03605551 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.06 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 4374.24 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 1.0 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.97999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 7.31 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 10.37 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 5.8173 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.006 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.51 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.16 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.51 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.53 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 20.48 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.789999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.162785 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.09581448 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.7404116 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.3111159 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.8004489 %
    Clay % 43.660946 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.71
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.1 index
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 4.0
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.42469 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 299.08334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.30012888 degrees
    Topographic relief 122.8591 m
    Topographic slope (%) 5.790551 %