Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2271078A

PreservedSpecimen of Dioscorea transversa recorded on 1863-08-03

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection code National Herbarium of Victoria
Catalog number MEL 2271078A
Occurrence ID 4dd4ee5c-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Dallachy, J.
Record number s.n.
Reproductive condition fertile
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Occurrence status present
Collection code MEL
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1863-08-03
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Dioscorea transversa
Supplied scientific name "Dioscorea transversa R.Br."
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Dioscoreales
Family Dioscoreaceae
Genus Dioscorea
Species Dioscorea transversa
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship R.Br.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Locality Townsville (C)
Locality Mount Elliot.
Latitude -19.5
Longitude 146.9833
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Georeferenced by compiler
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Bowling Green Bay
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Bowling Green Bay
    Collaborative Australian Protected Areas Database (CAPAD) 2010 Bowling Green Bay
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2014 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2015 Burdekin
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Townsville Plains
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 7 Subregions Townsville Plains
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: no dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest and woodland (tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 HAUGHTON RIVER
    River Regions HAUGHTON RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Kennedy
    LGA Boundaries (deprecated) Townsville - Pt B
    Local Government Areas Townsville (C)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BURDEKIN
    Statistical Local Areas Woodstock-Cleveland-Ross
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Charters Towers Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pgos
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Burdekin Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Townsville Lowlands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Beef numbers 275620.0 dse
    Dairy numbers 0.0 dse
    Natural resource management expenditure 4273293.0 $
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 1.0 $/ha
    Sheep numbers 6.0 dse
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6383
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.1323
    Endemism 0.038832746
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.055340793
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 19.08642 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.023669 index
    Species Richness 3.4074075 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.6105755
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.9691093
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.10232804
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 168.05376 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 224.55 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 105.67 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.36 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.46 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.28 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 71.3942 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.87764 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 65.70175 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 106.80167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 17.45 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.31503996
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 4.1483874 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -5.1093154 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 9.018675
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.1546817
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 7.921983
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 328.92 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -61.25208 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -181.56 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 161.88002 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 25.1 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 19.285 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 14.46 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 24.918333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 16.6475 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.470001 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 11.18 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 19.99 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.5 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 2.5299988 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 9.089996 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.270836 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.4400024 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -3.3700256 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.0500183 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.65 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 20.58 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.7394614
    Aridity index - month max 2.2909014
    Aridity index - month min 0.12662889
    Evaporation - annual mean 137.06221 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 23195.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 193.0553 mm
    Evaporation - month min 80.9678 mm
    Evaporation - variability 19.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.36 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.64 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.27 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.63547 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 70.73405 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.59923 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.16712 %
    Humidity - month min relative 64.49793 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 64.49793 %
    Precipitation - annual 1161.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1373.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index 0.28280714
    Precipitation - annual mean 103.70916 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 3.6097581
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 4.6260767
    Precipitation - autumn 332.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 24.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 109.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 18.279552 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 89.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.31659746
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 4.123054 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -5.3912554 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 86.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 7.6613035
    Precipitation - spring 104.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season -0.2449163
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.138349
    Precipitation - spring reliability 11.0 %
    Precipitation - summer 713.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season 0.44617864
    Precipitation - summer or winter season 6.590401
    Precipitation - summer reliability 31.0 %
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 724.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 318.06836 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 82.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 794.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 91.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter reliability 12.0 %
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -33.353058 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -147.94095 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 179.22853 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 15.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 18.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 25.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 14.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 25.372044 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 19.345556 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 14.372045 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 19.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 23.876667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 14.948334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.144104 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 9.96 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 10.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 15.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 18.53 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 40.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 2.850006 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 2.5 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 10.02002 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 4.0770626 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.928329 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min 1.453632 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -2.5599976 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -2.7799988 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.9299927 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.14 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 33.433662 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.11
    Temperature - warmest month min 18.74 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 23.1 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.3603609 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 0.46581647 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 0.68116283 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 0.68116283 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.15790582 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.28660154 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 185.21388 km/day
    Wind run - month max 204.20695 km/day
    Wind run - month min 166.4398 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.9879377 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 3.0487757 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 4.121327 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 4.542653 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 3.7 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 4.542653 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 3.6426532 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 2.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 2.6 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 982.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 85.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 17.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 66.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 77.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 494.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 195.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 544.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 187.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 204.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 76.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 138.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 109.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 149.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3388.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 280.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 225.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 221.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1640122 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.04 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 21936.57 m
    Remoteness index 5.4963355
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 772.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 186.0 %
    Runoff - average 6422.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 1026.3 m
    Social
    Age 40.8 years
    Age - prime group 25.3 Count
    Disadvantaged 999.618 points (mean=1000)
    Education - degrees 11.3 %
    Education - vocational training 27.5 %
    Employment 9.3 %
    Home ownership 84.0 %
    Income - high 36.7 %
    Income - low 9.4 %
    Internet 58.7 %
    Population - change 7.8 count
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 2.4 people/km^2
    Unemployment rate 2.0 %
    Work force - older 33.4 Count
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.59470344
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.10232804
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 77.009 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 20.317797 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.87837976 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 53.523308
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 9.209523
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 9.727834 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 72.69202 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 52.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.61 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 7.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 283.0667 Gal
    Bulk density 1.3050193 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 1.1771427 %
    Carbon store pre-European 118.655 kgC/ha
    Clay % 43.841698 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.66635007
    Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    Crop factor - month min 0.12662889
    Erodibility 20.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 100.0 %
    Erosivity 15633.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 146.15385 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 28.4 my
    Lithology - fertility 4.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 284.8 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 2.45454 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.4533184 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 20.0 nT
    Moisture - average 48.0 %
    Moisture - variability 20.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.76
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.89
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.17
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.31
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 39.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.85
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 10402.6 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 52.33861 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 266.9518 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 2.1 index
    Pedality hydrological score 5.0
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 49.15073 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 2412.7275 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 9.6365 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 4.0
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 2.864473
    Unreliable water retention parameters 7.6923075
    Water deficit - month max 54.845345 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 13.825353 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity 39000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 181.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -0.7389475 MPa
    Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 59.971508
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 11.3966
    Water surplus - annual mean 18.00438 mm
    Water surplus - month max 114.44803 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.74612 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 50.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 975.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 914.0 m
    Elevation 721.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 17.109356 degrees
    Topographic relief 349.3503 m
    Topographic roughness 12.75209 %
    Topographic slope (%) 20.30402 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3341 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 17.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0033 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 87.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 16.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3754 NDVI