Occurrence record:

HumanObservation of Oecophylla smaragdina | Green Tree Ant recorded on 2018-09-11

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Basis of record Human observation
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Record number questagame-194604
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Event

Record date 2018-09-11
Supplied date "2018-09-11T16:57:00+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
Local government area Cairns (R)
Latitude -17.0
Longitude 145.7
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
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Dinden
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Dinden
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Dinden
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Dinden
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    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
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Wooroonooran IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    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 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 Wet Tropics
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Macalister
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Macalister
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture and temperature regime supports growth for 8���9 months of the year, with less than 3 month dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: rainforest (monsoonal)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Rainforest (tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BARRON RIVER
    River Regions BARRON 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 Leichhardt
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cairns (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cairns - Barron
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CAIRNS REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 390
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) LAMB RANGE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS - SOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAIRNS - SOUTHERN HINTERLANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CAIRNS - SOUTHERN HINTERLANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) LAMB RANGE
    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) BARRON RIVER
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARRON RIVER
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Cairns (R) - Barron
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Dshm
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cairns Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Rainforests and Vine Thickets
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Tropical or sub-tropical rainforest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4148781.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5378
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 5.0861
    Endemism 0.03709811
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.04065846
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6792
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 11849.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.4138618 index
    Species Richness 1780.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 11.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.0970696
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 96.21 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 150.50417 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 30.2 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.24476789
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.0643392
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.018333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 19.023333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 16.269989 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.1612821
    Aridity index - month max 3.0623329
    Aridity index - month min 0.1897274
    Evaporation - annual mean 148.69597 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 31682.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 200.28737 mm
    Evaporation - month min 100.512924 mm
    Evaporation - variability 12.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.49 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.62 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.48051 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.999214 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.339096 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.52178 %
    Humidity - month min relative 68.03931 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 68.03931 %
    Precipitation - annual 1971.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1880.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 165.1837 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.9045868
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 148.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 117.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.21425503
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 88.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.643521
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 897.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 413.46805 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 109.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1112.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.483334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 22.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 17.221666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 16.128265 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 13.18 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.55 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 29.67 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.87
    Temperature - warmest month min 20.71 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 25.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 185.25046 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2461.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 215.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 52.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 161.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 78.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 1104.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 480.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1376.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 225.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 162.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 137.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 189.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 91.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 212.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 56.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2477.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 299.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 253.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 250.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1204159 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.049999997 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 19931.486 m
    Remoteness index 3.011049
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1097.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 111.0 %
    Runoff - average 17425.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 414.96 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 125.59976 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 94.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.29 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 57.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1230276 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.6731662 %
    Clay % 38.651375 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 136.36363 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.75
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 4.1091743
    Water holding capacity 39000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.7052 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 145.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 743.5833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 397.0 m
    Elevation 395.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.7000918 degrees
    Topographic relief 156.4732 m
    Topographic slope (%) 7.347493 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7163 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 87.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0022 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 5.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 80.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 18.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8184 NDVI