Mound 62

Cone shaped mound located in Australia.

Height: 2.4m, Diameter: 2.1m

Species

  • Coptotermes lacteus

Shape Classes

  • Cone

Location

GPS
30° 46' 48" S, 152° 31' 48" E
Elevation
100m
Conditions
Forest
Köppen Class
Cfa

Climate

50C°

Warmest Month:29.1C°

Mean Temperature:18.1C°

Coldest Month:5.1C°

0C°

On average, 1231mm of rain fall here each year, with 511mm (or 41.51%) of that falling during this locations' wettest quarter.

Local Soil

The local soil is primarily Eutric Cambisols.
LocationSand [%]Silt [%]Clay [%]
1403525
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.