Mound 65

Cone shaped mound located in Australia.

Species

  • Nasutitermes longipennis

Shape Classes

  • Cone

Location

GPS
12° 22' 48" S, 131° 9' 36" E
Elevation
30m
Conditions
Grassland
Köppen Class
Aw

Climate

50C°

Warmest Month:34.4C°

Mean Temperature:27.3C°

Coldest Month:17.3C°

0C°

On average, 1505mm of rain fall here each year, with 966mm (or 64.19%) of that falling during this locations' wettest quarter.

Local Soil

The local soil is primarily Rhodic Ferralsols.
LocationSand [%]Silt [%]Clay [%]
171920
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.

G.F., H. (1915). "Northern Territory Termitidae." Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, 40(1), 83-113.

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.