Mound 30

Undeveloped Cathedral mounds located in Australia.

Species

  • Nasutermes triodiae

Shape Classes

  • Cathedral

Location

GPS
12° 57' 8" S, 132° 14' 22" E
Elevation
50m
Conditions
N/A
Köppen Class
Aw

Climate

50C°

Warmest Month:36.8C°

Mean Temperature:27.5C°

Coldest Month:16.3C°

0C°

On average, 1400mm of rain fall here each year, with 893mm (or 63.79%) of that falling during this locations' wettest quarter.

Local Soil

The local soil is composed of lithisols.
LocationSand [%]Silt [%]Clay [%]
1443521
FAO/IIASA/ISRIC/ISSCAS/JRC, 2012. Harmonized World Soil Database (version 1.2). FAO, Rome, Italy and IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria.

Sources

Hijmans, R.J., S.E. Cameron, J.L. Parra, P.G. Jones and A. Jarvis, 2005. Very high resolution interpolated climate surfaces for global land areas. International Journal of Climatology 25: 1965-1978.

FAO/IIASA/ISRIC/ISSCAS/JRC, 2012. Harmonized World Soil Database (version 1.2). FAO, Rome, Italy and IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria.

Peel MC, Finlayson BL & McMahon TA (2007), Updated world map of the Köppen-Geiger climate classification, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 11, 1633-1644.

Photo Source: Photo Credit: Pierre Roudier http://laptop.deh.gov.au/parks/kakadu/nature/fauna-invertebrates.html