Occurrence record: South Coast Survey - SC|br3|296|14/01/1990

HumanObservation of Rytidosperma setaceum | Smallflower Wallaby Grass recorded on 1990-01-14


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Data resource South Coast Survey
Catalog number SC|br3|296|14/01/1990
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Gibson, N.|Lyons, M.
Supplied as "N.Gibson & M.Lyons"
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Dataset name SOUTH_COAST
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Record date 1990-01-14
Supplied as year:1990  month:01  day:14 
Date precision Day


Scientific name Rytidosperma setaceum
Supplied scientific name "Danthonia setacea"
Taxon rank species
Common name Smallflower Wallaby Grass
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Rytidosperma
Supplied as "Danthonia"
Species Rytidosperma setaceum
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship R.Br.


Country Australia
State / Province Western Australia
Locality Augusta-Margaret River (S)
Latitude -34.1028
Supplied as: "-34.1039"
Longitude 114.9956
Supplied as: "114.9944"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD84"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 250.0
Location ID br3
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

survey South Coast
naturalised N

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Leeuwin-Naturaliste
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Leeuwin-Naturaliste
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Leeuwin-Naturaliste
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Leeuwin-Naturaliste
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Southwest Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southwestern Australia Forests and Scrub
    NRM Regions 2010 South West
    NRM Regions 2014 South West
    NRM Regions 2015 South West
    NRM Regions 2017 South West Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South West Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South West Region
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southwestern Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Warren
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Warren
    IBRA 7 Regions Warren
    IBRA 7 Subregions Warren
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Jarrah-Karri Forest And Shrublands
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: distinctly dry (and warm) summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South West Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BUSSELTON COAST
    River Regions BUSSELTON COAST
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions South-West
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Forrest
    Local Government Areas 2011 Augusta-Margaret River (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Augusta-Margaret River
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF AUGUSTA-MARGARET RIVER
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 20
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1400
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) AUGUSTA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) BUNBURY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) FORREST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) FORREST
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) SOUTH-WEST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) AUGUSTA - MARGARET RIVER
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH-WESTERN WA
    PSMA Localities (2018) BORANUP
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WARREN-BLACKWOOD, SW
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) SOUTH WEST REGION
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    Statistical Local Areas Augusta-Margaret River (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sodicity 1
    Surface Geology of Australia Mg
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Western Coastlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Leeuwin Peninsula
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Naturally bare - sand, rock, claypan, mudflat
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Naturally bare, sand, rock, claypan, mudflat

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1659
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.020834928
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.02320644
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Occurrence Density 215.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.3435016 index
    Species Richness 116.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.4158688
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 4.484908
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.06786149
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 103.81678 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 189.75818 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 46.111816 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.10636364 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.47 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.07181818 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 82.348045 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 86.27462 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 78.20582 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 85.09159 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 12.877273 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0119565
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 3.0133028 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.6340673 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.090106525
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.011901231
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -9.894357
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 206.80727 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -18.725191 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -176.8809 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 160.69545 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 27.097273 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 16.915 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 7.7145452 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.593334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.141666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.010925 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 9.495455 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 17.117273 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.4145508 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.767273 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 11.26181 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 9.451665 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.8027039 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -1.7790833 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.5181885 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 26.506365 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 15.449091 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1065.6 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 521.6 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 48.8 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 79.8 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.16204706
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 53.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 49.4 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 572.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -20.935724 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -197.18881 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.84 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 10.04 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 25.18 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 27.42 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 7.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 42.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 8.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.12 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.98 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.84 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.92 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.64 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.552 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.94
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.78 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.76 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.26 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 405.83548 km/day
    Wind run - month max 449.44705 km/day
    Wind run - month min 365.9417 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.741655 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 6.0834203 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 7.25 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 7.3 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 7.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 7.3 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 6.0 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 5.6010437 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 5.6010437 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.13152947 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.42000002 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.13152947 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1791.8945 m
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 19.066473 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.061418436 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.36726293 mg/m^3
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.5990918
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.06786149
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 69.17107 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 24.81637 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.75752467 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 53.918262
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 6.107534
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 38.453915 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 165.30661 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 42.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.41 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 4.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 226.8456 Gal
    Bulk density 1.1701818 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 57.676544 kgC/ha
    Clay % 7.3545456 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 6.25 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 200.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 151.3545 my
    Lithology - fertility 6.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 325.34293 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 0.5236011 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.88707614 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 60.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.64
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.068
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.092
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 62.2
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.092
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 4881.2915 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 50.568985 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 48.792194 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.1 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.2254546
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 8.941254 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 756.2209 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 9.267623 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.5 m
    Soil pedality 1.2254546
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 3.0
    Topographic wetness index 3.651814
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity 41955.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 78.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.44495 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 54.458332 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 7.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.32072386 degrees
    Topographic relief 91.43868 m
    Topographic roughness 78.97189 %
    Topographic slope (%) 4.079803 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0841 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 70.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 30.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1811 NDVI