Occurrence record:

HumanObservation of Oecophylla smaragdina | Green Tree Ant recorded on 2018-10-05

Dataset

Data provider Questagame
Data resource Earth Guardians Weekly Feed
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Jungle | questagame.com
Record number questagame-200901
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status Challenge ID?

Event

Record date 2018-10-05
Supplied date "2018-10-05T09:20:00+1000"
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
Latitude -15.5
Longitude 145.3
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

category Other Insects

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    Basis of record not supplied Passed
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    Unrecognized geodetic datum Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef Coast
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    NRM Regions 2010 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2014 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2015 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Cape York
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Cape York
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Wet Tropic Coast
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5701
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.6134
    Endemism 0.009816889
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.017919768
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 421.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.0192857 index
    Species Richness 214.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2295.3765 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 3.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.501153 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -14.574141 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.78999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.02 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 5.69 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.2106 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.78999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.13 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 25.949999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.73 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.59999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.91 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.93 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.103252 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.112906255 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.047119 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 177.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -4.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.21919712 degrees