Occurrence record: b276b637-2b14-4981-a0f0-acd3a31a1e53

HumanObservation of Oecophylla smaragdina | Green Tree Ant recorded on 2018-11-28

Dataset

Data provider Citizen Science - ALA Website
Data resource ALA species sightings and OzAtlas
Occurrence ID b276b637-2b14-4981-a0f0-acd3a31a1e53
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Foster, K. Kenneth
Supplied as "Kenneth Foster"
User ID Ken Foster
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Inferred Associated Occurrences This record has 2 inferred associated occurrences
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License CC-BY
Dataset name Individual sighting
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID e61eb018-02a9-4e3b-a4b3-9d6be33d9cbb
Institution ID Atlas of Living Australia
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2018-11-28
Supplied date "2018-11-28T08:52:15Z"
Date precision Day
Event time 06:52 PM
Event ID 8be646ea-a937-423b-8b63-ccd81553f8e2

Taxonomy

Scientific name Oecophylla smaragdina
Supplied scientific name "Oecophylla smaragdina (Green Tree Ant)"
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 Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Townsville (C)
Latitude -19.200756731765356
Longitude 146.75143361091614
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Townsville Town Common
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Bohle River
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Townsville Town Common
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Bohle River
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Townsville Town Common
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Bohle River
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Townsville Town Common
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2014 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2015 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burdekin
    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 Burdekin
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Townsville Plains
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 7 Subregions Townsville Plains
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ROSS RIVER
    River Regions ROSS 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 Herbert
    Local Government Areas 2011 Townsville (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Pallarenda-Shelley Beach
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TOWNSVILLE CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 241
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 5915
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BELGIAN GARDENS - PALLARENDA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) HERBERT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) HERBERT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) TOWN COMMON
    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) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    Statistical Local Areas Pallarenda-Shelley Beach
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Charters Towers Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Burdekin Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Townsville Lowlands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4273293.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6383
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.1323
    Endemism 0.022087162
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.027950844
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 16.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 205842.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.225211 index
    Species Richness 2571.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 10.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.3805631
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 153.94 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 86.25166 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 9.3 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.33944258
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.923381
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.653334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.4075 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 16.800018 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.59586126
    Aridity index - month max 1.9591532
    Aridity index - month min 0.08316899
    Evaporation - annual mean 158.99484 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17932.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 217.73482 mm
    Evaporation - month min 101.9 mm
    Evaporation - variability 27.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.44 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.34 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 78.754364 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 72.00019 %
    Humidity - month max relative 83.17323 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 76.80496 %
    Humidity - month min relative 68.802185 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 68.802185 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1100.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 98.011444 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 4.5530586
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 51.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 45.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.31651202
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 102.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.1378434
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 678.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 310.78433 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 78.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 697.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.940834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.855 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 17.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.41 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.71 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.02
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.82 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 263.83746 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1150.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 46.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 11.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 37.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 102.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 702.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 282.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 749.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 241.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 183.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 197.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 96.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 205.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3076.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 316.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 275.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.03 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 5679.4644 m
    Remoteness index 3.7583206
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 654.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 131.0 %
    Runoff - average 8035.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.001132 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 3.97 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.977865 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.18500821 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 2.6441007 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 28.040403 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 59.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.46 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 36.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5139506 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -7214.289 %
    Clay % 51.228394 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 3.2700002 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.54
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
    Nutrient status 1.6 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 3.8709877
    Water holding capacity 44000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.98236 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 147.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 409.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 9.0 m
    Elevation 71.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 9.780916 degrees
    Topographic relief 8.346781 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4060102 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3806 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 28.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0092 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 55.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 10.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.71 NDVI