Occurrence record: Observations:62544680

HumanObservation of Oecophylla smaragdina | Green Tree Ant recorded on 2020-10-14

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalogue Number 62544680
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/62544680
Basis of record Human observation
Observer shane_dighton
User ID shane_dighton
Rights © shane_dightonsome rights reserved
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
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State conservation Northern Territory: (not listed)
Rightsholder shane_dighton
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status research

Event

Record date 2020-10-14
Supplied date "2020-10-14T17:12:25+10:30"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date Wed Oct 14 2020 17:12:25 GMT+0930 (GMT+9:30)
Event time 06:42:25Z

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 Northern Territory
Local government area Palmerston (C)
Latitude -12.505959524
Longitude 131.0118975684
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Grumman Court, Zuccoli, NT, AU
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 65.0
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

num identification agreements 4
references https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/62544680

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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 - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Other minimal uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    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 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Subregions Darwin Coastal
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FINNISS RIVER
    River Regions FINNISS RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Solomon
    Local Government Areas 2011 Palmerston (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Palmerston
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 PALMERSTON MUNICIPALITY
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Larrakia (Part A - consolidated proceeding)
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Larrakia (Part A - consolidated proceeding) DCD2006/001
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 255
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3809
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER DARWIN
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) PALMERSTON - SOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) PALMERSTON
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) DARWIN
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) SOLOMON
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) PALMERSTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BAKEWELL - ROSEBERY - MITCHELL
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) DARWIN
    PSMA Localities (2018) ZUCCOLI
    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) DARWIN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BLAIN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) SPILLETT
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) DARWIN
    Statistical Local Areas Palmerston (C) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Pine Creek Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czu
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Top End Coastal Plains
    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 Tropical Eucalypt Woodlands/Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Tropical Eucalyptus forest and woodlands with a tall annual grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 162.74141 t/ha
    Potassium 162.80806 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6122
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.4516
    Endemism 0.018312544
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.02043493
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 30199.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.5390863 index
    Species Richness 1430.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7530764
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 150.16 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 133.515 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.437383
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.2791219
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.384167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 23.325832 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 16.459991 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.7896959
    Aridity index - month max 2.3218176
    Aridity index - month min 0.005542056
    Evaporation - annual mean 182.75153 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 26280.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 234.54218 mm
    Evaporation - month min 141.44595 mm
    Evaporation - variability 7.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.48 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.17 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.45 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 77.94794 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 65.21795 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.55727 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.46378 %
    Humidity - month min relative 56.264793 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 56.264793 %
    Precipitation - annual 1569.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1720.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 131.38463 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 10.23733
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5445545
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 110.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.8325792
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 460.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 393.07507 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 109.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1149.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 8.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.889166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 22.07 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 17.52 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 17.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 24.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.6 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.68 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.57
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.38 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 148.67984 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1568.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 105.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 423.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 389.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1017.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 273.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 168.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 175.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 247.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 247.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 60.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1670.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 343.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 290.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 280.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.08 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.044721358 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 22786.895 m
    Remoteness index 3.0502586
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2377.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 24.0 %
    Runoff - average 14757.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 93.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.53 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 21.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1920834 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.24200112 %
    Clay % 22.7625 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 51.5 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.52
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.5 m
    Soil pedality 2.125
    Water holding capacity 49500.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.0485 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 215.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 38.083332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 22.0 m
    Elevation 17.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.2118084 degrees
    Topographic relief 5.815865 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4745617 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2568 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 32.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0072 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 51.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2993 NDVI