Occurrence record: CANB:CANB 910595.1

PreservedSpecimen of Sorghum plumosum recorded on 2019-04-07

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource CANB AVH data
Institution Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research
Supplied institution code "CANB"
Collection Australian National Herbarium
Supplied collection code "CANB"
Catalogue Number CANB 910595.1
Occurrence ID CANB:CANB:CANB 910595.1
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector North, T.G.
Collecting number 1849
Reproductive condition fruit, fertile
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Occurrence remarks Herb. Erect perennial growing in small tufts. Flowering culms 1-1.5 m high. Hairy nodes. Leaves glaucous, drooping, cylindrical and pithy to 60 cm long. Population: +/- 200 plants. Collection: +/- 50 plants.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2019-04-07
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Sorghum plumosum
Supplied scientific name "Sorghum plumosum (R.Br.) P.Beauv."
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Sorghum
Species Sorghum plumosum
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (R.Br.) P.Beauv.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area West Arnhem (S)
Locality Kakadu National Park. Kakadu Highway, 20 km south of Jabiru.
Habitat Floodplain. Loam. open forest.
Latitude -12.7661000000
Longitude 132.7575000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Kakadu National Park. Kakadu Highway, 20 km south of Jabiru.
Minimum elevation in metres 9
Maximum elevation in metres 9
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 3.0
Verbatim coordinates 12,45,58,S,132,45,27,E
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Kakadu
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Kakadu
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Kakadu National Park
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Kakadu
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Pine Creek
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Pine Creek
    IBRA 7 Regions Pine Creek
    IBRA 7 Subregions Pine Creek
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SOUTH ALLIGATOR RIVER
    River Regions SOUTH ALLIGATOR RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Local Government Areas 2011 West Arnhem (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated South Alligator
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WEST ARNHEM REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 206
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 485
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ALLIGATOR
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY - TIWI - WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) KAKADU - MARRAKAI - JABIRU
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) KAKADU - MARRAKAI - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) JABIRU - TIWI
    PSMA Localities (2018) KAKADU
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Remote 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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) ARAFURA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARAFURA
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) KAKADU WARD
    Statistical Local Areas West Arnhem (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Pine Creek Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Top End Coastal Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous managed, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7087
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.7138
    Endemism 0.011890697
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.012152058
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3219.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.495139 index
    Species Richness 568.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5738044
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 166.51 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 109.48417 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.34082434
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.9176627
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.265 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 23.1725 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.809998 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.6765926
    Aridity index - month max 2.143862
    Aridity index - month min 0.0053248135
    Evaporation - annual mean 182.65486 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 25733.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 238.63307 mm
    Evaporation - month min 142.73306 mm
    Evaporation - variability 9.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.44 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.12 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 77.9881 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 59.518723 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.16225 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 73.98709 %
    Humidity - month min relative 49.815308 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 49.815308 %
    Precipitation - annual 1338.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1430.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 112.21202 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 14.24752
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.48125178
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 113.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.0712606
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 385.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 310.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 87.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 968.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 10.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.705 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 28.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 21.520834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 23.200012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 16.57 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 17.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 25.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.6 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.16 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.66
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.36 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 93.95248 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1444.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 108.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 392.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 330.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 959.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 280.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 197.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 175.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 250.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 120.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 250.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 60.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1926.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 372.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 301.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 287.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.5580323 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 60878.074 m
    Remoteness index 10.425762
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 1.0 years
    Fire frequency 6.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2003.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 40.0 %
    Runoff - average 7806.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 95.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.55 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 23.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6625582 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.20850815 %
    Clay % 43.412792 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 12.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.49
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.05 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.3953488
    Water holding capacity 44000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.00191 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 199.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 15.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 11.0 m
    Elevation 15.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.35097793 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.149869 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1319037 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1477 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 41.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0144 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 52.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4164 NDVI