Occurrence record:

HumanObservation of Oecophylla smaragdina | Green Tree Ant recorded on 2018-10-31

Dataset

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Data resource Earth Guardians Weekly Feed
Basis of record Human observation
Observer akthepirate | questagame.com
Record number questagame-207583
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
Occurrence status present
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Event

Record date 2018-10-31
Supplied date "2018-10-31T07:45:00+1100"
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 Cassowary Coast (R)
Latitude -17.5
Longitude 146
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
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    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 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Cropping
    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 practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    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 Innisfail
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Mixed settlements
    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) Tropical: rainforest (persistently wet)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 JOHNSTONE RIVER
    River Regions JOHNSTONE 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 Kennedy
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Ma:Mu Cassowary Coast Regional Council Area ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cassowary Coast (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Johnstone
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CASSOWARY COAST REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 44
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2033
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BABINDA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) INNISFAIL - CASSOWARY COAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) INNISFAIL - JOHNSTONE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) JOHNSTONE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) FITZGERALD CREEK
    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 Cassowary Coast (R) - Johnstone
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cairns Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Horticultural trees and shrubs
    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 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Rainforests and vine thickets
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4148781.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.04205 t/ha
    Potassium 0.026732 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1351
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.2019
    Endemism 0.04382827
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.047327563
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3797.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.075395 index
    Species Richness 911.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 2.1051373
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 93.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 285.69083 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 75.32 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.26081598
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.825338
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.994167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.678333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.569977 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.9782994
    Aridity index - month max 4.445899
    Aridity index - month min 0.43728113
    Evaporation - annual mean 154.75742 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 37922.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 208.8353 mm
    Evaporation - month min 107.735306 mm
    Evaporation - variability 4.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.66 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.66 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.54 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 86.47976 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 85.257835 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.52289 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 87.502945 %
    Humidity - month min relative 79.933685 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 83.3986 %
    Precipitation - annual 3556.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 3544.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 293.26013 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.99481004
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 401.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 86.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 289.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.23196197
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 69.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.3007655
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 1514.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 685.3451 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 164.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1778.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 19.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.721666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.108334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 15.100006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 15.02 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 15.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.64 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.89
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.63 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 134.07652 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 3497.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 404.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 85.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 258.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 68.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 1380.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 640.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1781.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 238.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 152.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 152.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 200.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 80.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 223.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2596.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 304.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 267.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 265.0 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) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 7187.1196 m
    Remoteness index 4.0565705
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 4450.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 34.0 %
    Runoff - average 45251.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 6.860001 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 11.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 49.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.45 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 34.0 %
    Bulk density 1.075411 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.152343 %
    Clay % 36.482876 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.94
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.95 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 3.930822
    Water holding capacity 35750.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.21651 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 29.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 110.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 9.0 m
    Elevation 7.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.25100073 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.960258 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2273556 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4797 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 53.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 9.0E-4 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 70.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 10.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6013 NDVI