Occurrence record: Observations:62269916

HumanObservation of Oecophylla smaragdina | Green Tree Ant recorded on 2020-10-06

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalogue Number 62269916
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/62269916
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Mcmaster, M. Michael
Supplied as "Michael Mcmaster"
User ID michaelmcmaster923
Rights © michaelmcmaster923some rights reserved
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder michaelmcmaster923
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status research

Event

Record date 2020-10-06
Supplied date "2020-10-06T13:02:00+11:00"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2020/10/06 1:02 PM AEDT
Event time 02:02Z

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 Cairns (R)
Latitude -16.8891713762
Longitude 145.6861273207
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Cairns QLD, Australia
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 8.0
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

num identification agreements 1
references https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/62269916

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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
    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
    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) Mixed settlements
    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
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: rainforest (monsoonal)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    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) 1202
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 13706
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) REDLYNCH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BARRON
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) REDLYNCH
    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) CAIRNS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BARRON RIVER
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARRON RIVER
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) CAIRNS
    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 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Other native forest
    Land cover Built-up
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4148781.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.04895382 t/ha
    Potassium 0.109812334 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5378
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 5.0861
    Endemism 0.12279033
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.13019522
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6792
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 70647.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.5044074 index
    Species Richness 6190.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.88418144
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 128.88 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 150.54584 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 28.52 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.24403101
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.0762641
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.480833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.941666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.369995 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.004579
    Aridity index - month max 2.7961159
    Aridity index - month min 0.17794588
    Evaporation - annual mean 168.55255 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 29562.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 225.34384 mm
    Evaporation - month min 118.474304 mm
    Evaporation - variability 13.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.52 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.48 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.43 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.92931 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.08794 %
    Humidity - month max relative 84.96332 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.15861 %
    Humidity - month min relative 69.404236 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 69.404236 %
    Precipitation - annual 1740.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1875.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 163.66106 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 2.5764787
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 109.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 30.53169 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 95.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.21767548
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 95.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.570568
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 942.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 423.5397 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 113.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1159.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.01 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.429167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 16.046844 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 15.52 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 16.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.55 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.79 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.82
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.62 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 139.91687 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2211.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 135.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 35.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 116.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 88.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 1092.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 452.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1345.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 244.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 152.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 161.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 210.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 87.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 216.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 57.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2335.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 313.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 270.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 267.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.014142135 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.07211103 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.014142135 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 12218.085 m
    Remoteness index 3.0
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 985.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 119.0 %
    Runoff - average 11278.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 117.920006 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 148.41791 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 1.1943437 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.3827609 %
    Clay % 44.675674 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 130.76923 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.67
    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 51750.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.10741 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 52.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 713.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 128.0 m
    Elevation 47.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 13.051542 degrees
    Topographic relief 232.3833 m
    Topographic slope (%) 11.61782 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4107 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 44.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0021 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 83.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 18.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5214 NDVI