Occurrence record: Observations:7517394

Human observation of Melichrus urceolatus R.Br. recorded on 2017-08-16

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution code Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalog number 7517394
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/7517394
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Collector karen_retra
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Rights holder karen_retra
Establishment means wild
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Information withheld Coordinate uncertainty increased to 28592m at the request of the observer
Dataset / Survey name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence remarks Field Notes - Several similar plants nearby - but this one with most flowers. Only to about 20cm tall.
Identification verification status needs_id

Event

Occurrence date 2017-08-16
Supplied date "2017-08-16T18:07:00+10:00"
Verbatim event date 2017-08-16T18:07
Date precision DAY
Event time 08:07:00Z

Taxonomy

Scientific name Melichrus urceolatus
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Tracheophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Supplied as "Magnoliopsida"
Order Ericales
Family Ericaceae
Genus Melichrus
Species Melichrus urceolatus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship R.Br.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Latitude -36.165101
Supplied as: "-36.1651008488"
Longitude 146.600628
Supplied as: "146.6006283353"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Victoria, AU
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 28592.0
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Equal less than 3 and 3-9 months
    GER Central Victorial Biolinks GER Central Victorial Biolinks
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW2
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Goulburn-Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Goulburn-Murray: Shepparton Irrigation Region (GS8)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Goulburn-Murray: Sedimentary Plain (GS8c)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW3
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Northern Victoria
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS4
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Ovens
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys OVENS
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones slopes
    NRM Regions 2010 North East
    NRM Regions 2014 North East
    NRM Regions 2015 North East
    NRM Regions 2017 North East
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North East
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by cool burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North East
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions NSW South Western Slopes
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Northern Inland Slopes, Upper Slopes
    IBRA 7 Regions NSW South Western Slopes
    IBRA 7 Subregions Inland Slopes
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (hot summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions MURRAY RIVERINA
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Indi
    Local Government Areas 2011 Indigo (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Indigo - Pt A
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 INDIGO SHIRE
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Bangerang, Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Bangerang, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurung, Waywurru, Yorta Yorta
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 22
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1760
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CHILTERN - INDIGO VALLEY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WODONGA - ALPINE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) HUME
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) INDI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) INDI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WODONGA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ALPINE - TOWONG - INDIGO
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) CHILTERN
    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 (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) INDIGO SHIRE
    Statistical Local Areas Indigo (S) - Pt A
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Phylloxera Infection Zone - North East, Victoria Phylloxera Infection Zone - North East, Victoria
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czsws
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Victorian Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Croplands
    Land cover Built-up
    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 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4180483.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.020315 t/ha
    Potassium 0.074866 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8728
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.3536
    Endemism 0.010451177
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.011148667
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6285
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 90260.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.101732 index
    Species Richness 1506.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.6383091
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 40.08 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 49.183334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 32.04 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2490999
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.24712236
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.094168 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.081667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.940002 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.8506524
    Aridity index - month max 2.2768788
    Aridity index - month min 0.17322946
    Evaporation - annual mean 122.13784 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 16037.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 248.22568 mm
    Evaporation - month min 31.0 mm
    Evaporation - variability 15.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.27 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 78.73707 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 65.1845 %
    Humidity - month max relative 92.992195 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 80.86352 %
    Humidity - month min relative 49.349545 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 49.349545 %
    Precipitation - annual 666.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 664.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 56.11182 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.33700764
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 216.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 110.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1556959
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.15469144
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 122.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 75.364685 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 219.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 43.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 21.1925 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 27.599976 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.22 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.4 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.89
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.99 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 130.341 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 711.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 228.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 31.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 117.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 27.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 124.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 82.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 234.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 145.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 275.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 23.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 77.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 123.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 44.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5346.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 298.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 214.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 86.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.133542 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.053851645 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 162253.08 m
    Remoteness index 1.11
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1396.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 84.0 %
    Runoff - average 170.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 7.4 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 148.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.17 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 43.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6027095 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.2656765 %
    Clay % 43.840782 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 16.666666 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.61
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.6 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.5061452
    Water holding capacity 39000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.96557 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 231.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 127.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 205.0 m
    Elevation 208.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.41383153 degrees
    Topographic relief 5.759857 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3782681 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3644 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 46.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 15.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 35.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 51.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0166 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 55.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.661 NDVI