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Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2140752A

Specimen of Urochloa argentea recorded on 1803-01-26

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection code National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2140752A
Occurrence ID fe60d2a0-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Collector Brown, R.
Record number 6095
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Northern Territory: Data Deficient
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification ID f97f3ade-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Occurrence date 1803-01-26
Supplied as year:1803  month:1  day:26 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 26
Event ID 38e03165-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Poaceae | Brachiaria
Scientific name Urochloa argentea
Supplied scientific name "Brachiaria argentea"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Urochloa
Supplied as "Brachiaria"
Species Urochloa argentea
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (R.Br.) Hughes
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Locality Carpentaria Point T. [Cape Shield].
Latitude -13.3333000000
Longitude 136.3333000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Carpentaria Point T. [Cape Shield].
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID 9dc011f8-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Marine
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 136° 20' E
Verbatim latitude 13° 20' S

Additional properties

recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q155764

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arnhem Land
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Groote
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    PSMA Localities (2018) EAST ARNHEM
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NHULUNBUY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NHULUNBUY
    Vegetation
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4474
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.927
    Endemism 0.008467031
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.020518225
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 14.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 211.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.177891 index
    Species Richness 111.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 8179.223 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 2.2E-5 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.8 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.33 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 36.53 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.7197 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0050000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.04 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.26 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.6 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.619999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.46 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.98999995 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 23.88 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.21 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.005108 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.17210539 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 2.32087 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Aspect 225.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 41.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -9.0 m
    Elevation 3.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.5332115 degrees
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr