Mound 61

Dome shaped mound located in Australia.

Height: 0.3-0.6m

Species

  • Coptotermes frenchi

Shape Classes

  • Dome

Location

GPS
31° 51' S, 127° 50' 60" E
Elevation
20m
Conditions
Woodland
Köppen Class
BSk

Climate

50C°

Warmest Month:27.9C°

Mean Temperature:17.3C°

Coldest Month:6.9C°

0C°

On average, 274mm of rain fall here each year, with 90mm (or 32.85%) of that falling during this locations' wettest quarter.

Local Soil

The local soil is primarily Calcic Xerosols.
LocationSand [%]Silt [%]Clay [%]
1691615
FAO/IIASA/ISRIC/ISSCAS/JRC, 2012. Harmonized World Soil Database (version 1.2). FAO, Rome, Italy and IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria.

Sources

F.J., G., and J.H., C. (1970). "Termites of the Australian Region." Biology of Termites, K. K., and W. F.M., eds., Academic Press, New York, 393-448.

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.

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

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