Cone shaped mounds located in Australia.
- Nasutermes eucalypti
- 12° 26' 60" S, 130° 50' E
- Tropical Savannah Woodland
- Köppen Class
On average, 1700mm of rain fall here each year, with 1120mm (or 65.88%) of that falling during this locations' wettest quarter.
Local SoilThe local soil is primarily Rhodic Ferralsol. The subsoil is sandy clay loam.
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