Occurrence record: urn:catalog:QGov:DES:WildNet:7026854

Machine observation of Tapinoma melanocephalum (Fabricius, 1793) | ghost ant recorded on 2020-05-14
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Dataset

Data resource WildNet - Queensland Wildlife Data
Collection Supplied collection code "Incidental Records"
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:QGov:DES:WildNet:7026854
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 2020-05-14
Supplied as year:2020  month:5  day:14 
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 Crayfish Beach, Hook Island
Latitude -20.094705999390538
Supplied as: "-20.094706"
Longitude 148.95461100000003
Supplied as: "148.954611"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "EPSG:4283"
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 35.0
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Continent OCEANIA
Supplied as Oceania
Marine false
Country Code AU
Location ID 1737786

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Whitsunday Islands
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Whitsunday Islands
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Whitsunday Islands
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Whitsunday Islands
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Whitsunday Islands
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Whitsunday Islands
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    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
    IBRA 6 Regions Central Mackay Coast
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Whitsunday
    IBRA 7 Regions Central Mackay Coast
    IBRA 7 Subregions Whitsunday
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild 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
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 WHITSUNDAY ISLANDS
    River Regions WHITSUNDAY ISLANDS
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Bank/shoals
    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) WHITSUNDAYS
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote 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) WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Whitsunday (R) - Whitsunday
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Proserpine Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Kfwh
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Great Barrier Reef Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 South Reefs
    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) Mixed forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3399502.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5455
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.82
    Endemism 0.0131704165
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.023313373
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 13.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 5081.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.4258456 index
    Species Richness 738.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.74972737
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 101.99 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 121.56917 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 17.05 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.20267713
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.8992953
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.753334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.145 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 13.419983 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.8356123
    Aridity index - month max 2.0811405
    Aridity index - month min 0.11537717
    Evaporation - annual mean 158.12355 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 215.37729 mm
    Evaporation - month min 99.17729 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.52 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.5 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.43 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.1054 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 77.2947 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.81647 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 80.66452 %
    Humidity - month min relative 74.877846 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 74.877846 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1485.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 128.55136 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.419459
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 136.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 91.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.19247751
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 75.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -4.156203
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 663.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 328.77295 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 78.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 765.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 21.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.4375 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.685 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 17.100006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 13.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 16.39 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 16.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 5.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.41 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 29.85 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.96
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 156.6966 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 0.0 °C
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.42107007 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 39831.06 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.016041 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 30.5051 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.50536 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.059541713 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.3650938 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.3111159 Mg/m^3
    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 2.36349 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 155.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 354.04166 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 3.0 m
    Elevation 109.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 4.888584 degrees
    Topographic relief 105.6401 m
    Topographic slope (%) 12.6412 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2729 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 39.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0019 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 20.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2438 NDVI