Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2141487A

PreservedSpecimen of Whiteochloa airoides recorded on 1963-12-09

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalogue Number MEL 2141487A
Occurrence ID fd2827b2-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Collector Lazarides, M.
Collecting number 6972
Reproductive condition fertile
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification ID f9515f83-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1963-12-09
Supplied as year:1963  month:12  day:9 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 343
Event ID 38b4df68-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Poaceae | Whiteochloa
Scientific name Whiteochloa airoides
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Whiteochloa
Species Whiteochloa airoides
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.) Lazarides
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area Katherine (T)
Locality Florina Site, 19mls SE of Katherine.
Habitat In patches by roadside in white sandy soil with Chamaeraphis hordeacea.
Latitude -14.6667000000
Longitude 132.4667000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Florina Site, 19mls SE of Katherine.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 25000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID 9d9677c8-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 132° 28' E
Verbatim latitude 14° 40' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant 1. No practices reported
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    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 practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Daly Basin
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Daly Basin
    IBRA 7 Regions Daly Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Daly Basin
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Kimberly Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Temperature and moisture are more seasonal strongly developed wet and dry seasons and the growing season is shorter
    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 DALY RIVER
    River Regions DALY 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 Katherine (T)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Elsey
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 KATHERINE MUNICIPALITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 711
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2179
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) KATHERINE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KATHERINE
    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) KATHERINE TOWN
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) KATHERINE EXC. TOWN CAMPS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KATHERINE
    PSMA Localities (2018) MANBULLOO
    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) KATHERINE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) KATHERINE
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    Statistical Local Areas Katherine (T)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Daly River Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Barkly-Tanami Plains Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Sturt Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Tropical Eucalyptus forest and woodlands with a tall annual grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    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 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.029172 t/ha
    Potassium 0.040132 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4807
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8979
    Endemism 0.0069884844
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.007091489
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 605.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.774974 index
    Species Richness 191.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.402096
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 165.41 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 77.1575 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.42 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.50676304
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.9634184
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.934166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.310833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.359985 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.4200143
    Aridity index - month max 1.4158775
    Aridity index - month min 0.005167959
    Evaporation - annual mean 191.5744 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 18919.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 255.01166 mm
    Evaporation - month min 147.61165 mm
    Evaporation - variability 13.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.37 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.12 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 71.91877 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 51.173668 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.89116 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 65.31869 %
    Humidity - month min relative 40.94214 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 40.94214 %
    Precipitation - annual 885.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1002.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 74.00014 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 17.34786
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.57592463
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 116.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.72970474
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 312.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 214.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 61.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 687.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 10.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.4125 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.251667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 29.200012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 12.22 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.55 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.2 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.08
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.61 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 107.06396 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 945.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 109.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 283.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 235.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 620.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 270.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 253.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 224.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 145.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 224.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 57.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3168.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 383.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 305.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 294.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.35034 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.17029385 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 204243.94 m
    Remoteness index 8.82448
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 3.0 years
    Fire frequency 4.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1179.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 70.0 %
    Runoff - average 4355.0 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) 63.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.55 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 8.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4073969 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.27731255 %
    Clay % 22.032217 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 160.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.42
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 42000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.94934 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 158.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 57.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 182.0 m
    Elevation 194.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.6640226 degrees
    Topographic relief 7.309509 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.5026594 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2337 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 51.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.02 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 51.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6197 NDVI