Occurrence record: Observations:37671939

HumanObservation of Oecophylla smaragdina | Green Tree Ant recorded on 2020-01-02

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalogue Number 37671939
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/37671939
Basis of record Human observation
Identified date 2020-01-17T04:14:10+00:00
Observer Nicolson, K. Kym
Supplied as "Kym Nicolson"
User ID knicolson
Rights © knicolsonsome rights reserved
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder knicolson
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2020-01-17
Supplied as 2020-01-17T04:14:10+00:00
Identification verification status research
Identification ID 83955168

Event

Record date 2020-01-02
Supplied date "2020-01-02T15:00:00+10:30"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2020/01/02 3:00 PM ACDT
Event time 04:30Z

Taxonomy

Scientific name Oecophylla smaragdina
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

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Cassowary Coast (R)
Latitude -17.908405
Longitude 146.0959816667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Wongaling Beach QLD 4852, Australia
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

num identification agreements 3
references https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/37671939

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    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
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Innisfail
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Innisfail
    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 a 3���4 month dry season
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 TULLY-MURRAY RIVERS
    River Regions TULLY-MURRAY RIVERS
    Marine
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    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 Kennedy
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Djiru People & Ergon Energy ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cassowary Coast (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cardwell
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CASSOWARY COAST REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 74
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 768
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TULLY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) INNISFAIL - CASSOWARY COAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TULLY - CARDWELL - JUMBUN
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CARDWELL
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) WONGALING BEACH
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 1,000 TO 4,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) HINCHINBROOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) HILL
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) WONGALING BEACH
    Statistical Local Areas Cassowary Coast (R) - Cardwell
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cairns Ranges
    Vegetation
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4148781.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2294
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.7109
    Endemism 0.019260984
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.02292797
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 16.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 29553.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.760373 index
    Species Richness 1436.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.8959451
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 83.14 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 244.26083 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 54.35 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.25601247
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.8955333
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.780834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.514168 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 16.0 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.7278862
    Aridity index - month max 4.1871586
    Aridity index - month min 0.3597122
    Evaporation - annual mean 152.14166 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 33175.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 208.2 mm
    Evaporation - month min 103.9 mm
    Evaporation - variability 6.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.65 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.63 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.53 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 84.78737 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 80.82922 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.07501 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.41217 %
    Humidity - month min relative 78.38469 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 78.38469 %
    Precipitation - annual 3347.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 3058.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 255.07175 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.2588445
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 304.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 70.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 214.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.24763891
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 74.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.0275517
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 1321.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 613.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 158.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1592.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 19.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.939167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.286667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 15.899994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.89 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 15.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.89 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.93
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.89 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 342.9547 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.094868325 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1689.343 m
    Remoteness index 5.09
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 4238.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 29.0 %
    Runoff - average 41565.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 12.349999 m
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 43.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.51 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 33.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1943437 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 44.675674 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 130.76923 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.9
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.1 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 4.116216
    Water holding capacity 39000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.50909 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 103.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 197.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Elevation 8.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.119456 degrees
    Topographic relief 20.25742 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.237392 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1186 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 72.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0043 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 71.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 15.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4076 NDVI