Occurrence record: Flora Atlas N.T. - 4568531

HumanObservation of Paraneurachne muelleri | Paraneurachne, Spinifex Couch, Northern Mulga Grass recorded on 2016-05-05

Dataset

Data provider Northern Territory Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Data resource Flora Atlas N.T.
Catalogue Number 4568531
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Wright, A. Aidan
Supplied as "Aidan Wright"
Individual count Spinifex Couch
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Owner institution code Department of Environment and Natural Resources.
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Dataset name Land Assessment Branch
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2016-05-05
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Paraneurachne muelleri
Taxon rank species
Common name Paraneurachne, Spinifex Couch, Northern Mulga Grass
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Paraneurachne
Species Paraneurachne muelleri
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area Barkly (S)
Locality 134.241146
Habitat 20
Latitude -20.945884
Longitude 134.241146
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 20.0
Location ID ALI15:396
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Great Sandy-Tanami-Central Ranges Desert
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Managed resource protected areas
    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 Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Tanami
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Tanami P2
    IBRA 7 Regions Tanami
    IBRA 7 Subregions Wycliffe
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Great Sandy-Tanami Desert
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Desert: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    River Regions VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    Marine
    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 Barkly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Tennant Creek - Bal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BARKLY REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 314
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 451
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BARKLY
    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) ALI CURUNG
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ALI CURUNG
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TENNANT CREEK
    PSMA Localities (2018) ALI CURUNG
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) BOUNDED LOCALITY
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 200 TO 499
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARKLY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) ALI CURUNG (L)
    PSMA Wards (2018) ALYAWARR WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Barkly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Wiso Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Barkly-Tanami Plains Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Tanami Sandplain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Hummock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Hummock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Hummock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Hummock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7904
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.0309
    Endemism 0.0030470584
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.003051297
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2486.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.3285747 index
    Species Richness 185.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.09834883
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 141.34 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 27.5 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 1.51 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.98116016
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.018843325
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.679165 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 18.4775 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 30.369995 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.077379815
    Aridity index - month max 0.2092474
    Aridity index - month min 0.013459577
    Evaporation - annual mean 277.76965 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 8323.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 386.38962 mm
    Evaporation - month min 161.77716 mm
    Evaporation - variability 42.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 57.61429 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 44.066536 %
    Humidity - month max relative 69.30234 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 51.429096 %
    Humidity - month min relative 38.2326 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 38.2326 %
    Precipitation - annual 280.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 361.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 23.583334 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 3.8163266
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7627119
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 105.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.3043478
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 207.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 62.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 229.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.640833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 16.7675 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 36.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 30.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 7.41 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 17.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.7 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.82
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.65 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 182.75974 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 363.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 15.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 3.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 96.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 223.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 103.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 223.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 245.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 284.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 91.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 172.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 138.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5210.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 375.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 304.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 304.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.27658632 degrees
    Distance - to coast 5.590349 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.27658632 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.4130375 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 614012.4 m
    Remoteness index 15.627427
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 23.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 368.0 %
    Runoff - average 393.0 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 32.642113
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 142.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1362963 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.10305061 %
    Clay % 6.5 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.1
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.22
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 1.5925926
    Water holding capacity 46000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 18.832264
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.63679 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 5.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 14.291667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 379.0 m
    Elevation 376.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.070108436 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.905273 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1102293 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1559 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 28.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 50.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 33.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 18.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0095 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 25.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2878 NDVI