Occurrence record: Observations:81785960

Human observation of Oecophylla smaragdina (Fabricius, 1775) | Green Tree Ant recorded on 2021-05-28

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution code Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalog number 81785960
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/81785960
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Identified by Daniel Kurek
Identified date 2021-06-05T23:30:03Z
Collector Kurek, Daniel
Supplied as "Daniel Kurek"
Rights © Daniel Kurek some rights reserved
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
Rights holder Daniel Kurek
Establishment means wild
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Dataset / Survey name iNaturalist research-grade observations
State conservation Northern Territory: (not listed)
Identification verification status research
Date identified 2021-06-05T23:30:03Z
Identification ID 180775804

Event

Occurrence date 2021-05-28
Verbatim event date 2021/05/28 12:04 PM AEST
Date precision DAY
Event time 02:04:00Z

Taxonomy

Scientific name Oecophylla smaragdina
Identified to rank species
Common name Green Tree Ant
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Hymenoptera
Family Formicidae
Genus Oecophylla
Species Oecophylla smaragdina
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Fabricius, 1775)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Latitude -12.704786
Supplied as: "-12.7047858358"
Longitude 131.000337
Supplied as: "131.0003372503"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Berry Springs NT 0838, Australia
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 112.0
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Territory Wildlife Park / Berry Springs Nature Park
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Territory Wildlife Park / Berry Springs Nature Park
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Territory Wildlife Park / Berry Springs Nature Park
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Territory Wildlife Park / Berry Springs Nature Park
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Territory Wildlife Park / Berry Springs
    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 Nature conservation
    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) Populated 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 Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    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 Lingiari
    Local Government Areas 2011 Litchfield (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Litchfield - Pt B
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 LITCHFIELD MUNICIPALITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 92
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2309
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER DARWIN
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WEDDELL
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) LITCHFIELD
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) DARWIN
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) LITCHFIELD
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) DARWIN RIVER - BERRY SPRINGS - SOUTHPORT
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) DARWIN
    PSMA Localities (2018) BERRY SPRINGS
    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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) DALY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) DALY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) SOUTH WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Litchfield (M) - Pt B
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Pine Creek Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Lws
    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, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Savannas
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Unclassified Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Unclassified native vegetation
    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 0.017881 t/ha
    Potassium 0.083466 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6122
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.4516
    Endemism 0.014621374
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.01674622
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 13285.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.007564 index
    Species Richness 1005.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7060947
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 148.38 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 124.02 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.46266997
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.154753
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.927498 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 23.045834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.899994 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.75951314
    Aridity index - month max 2.1670723
    Aridity index - month min 0.006075334
    Evaporation - annual mean 184.48192 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 30674.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 239.0 mm
    Evaporation - month min 141.20433 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 77.717896 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 63.743374 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.66212 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 77.21536 %
    Humidity - month min relative 55.095715 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 55.095715 %
    Precipitation - annual 1539.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1600.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 126.60728 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 10.36819
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.59481543
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 108.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.6782061
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 450.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 358.65634 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 94.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1047.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 8.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.208332 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 21.641666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.200012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 16.71 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 17.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 24.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.6 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.18 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.61
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.16 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 143.74979 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1487.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 105.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 413.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 354.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 961.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 273.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 180.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 169.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 245.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 108.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 245.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 60.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1790.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 349.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 292.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 281.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1442221 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.014142135 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 39953.062 m
    Remoteness index 4.84317
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 8.0 years
    Fire frequency 2.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1687.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 53.0 %
    Runoff - average 8978.0 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) 120.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.57 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 26.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3432143 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.3485337 %
    Clay % 26.816965 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.52
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 44000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.36507 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 299.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 30.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 11.0 m
    Elevation 6.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.07418796 degrees
    Topographic relief 13.75122 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.7825874 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3906 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 43.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0085 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 62.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.623 NDVI