Occurrence record: AD:AD 99332128

PreservedSpecimen of Melastoma affine recorded on 1992-03-06

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources
Supplied institution code "AD"
Collection code State Herbarium of South Australia
Catalog number AD 99332128
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by unknown
Collector Johnson, R.W.
Record number 5119
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Collection code AD
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1992-03-06
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 6 Mar 1992

Taxonomy

Scientific name Melastoma affine
Supplied scientific name "Melastoma affine D.Don"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Myrtales
Family Melastomataceae
Genus Melastoma
Species Melastoma affine
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Locality Cook (S)
Locality Dulhunty River, at crossing, on Telegraph Line Road
Habitat On light brown sandy soil, in riverine forest
Latitude -11.8
Supplied as: "-11.833333"
Longitude 142.5
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD84"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1000.0
Georeferenced by collector
Verbatim coordinates 11,50,,S;142,30,,E
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Heathlands
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Heathlands
    Collaborative Australian Protected Areas Database (CAPAD) 2010 Heathlands
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Managed resource protected areas
    NRM Regions Cape York
    NRM Regions 2014 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2015 Cape York
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Jardine - Pascoe Sandstones
    IBRA 7 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 7 Subregions Jardine-Pascoe Sandstones
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Cape York Peninsula 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) Equatorial: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Equatorial
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DUCIE RIVER
    River Regions DUCIE RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Leichhardt
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements PNG Gas Pipeline ILUA - Cape York Region
    LGA Boundaries (deprecated) Cook
    Local Government Areas Cook (S)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    Statistical Local Areas Cook (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Carpentaria Lowlands Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Jshe
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Jardine Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with ferns, herbs, sedges, rushes or wet tussock grassland
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Casuarina forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Casuarina forests and woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Beef numbers 1397616.0 dse
    Dairy numbers 0.0 dse
    Natural resource management expenditure 3087449.0 $
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 0.0 $/ha
    Sheep numbers 0.0 dse
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.315
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.6157
    Endemism 0.062212277
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.06593679
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 9.567902 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.7298201 index
    Species Richness 3.9382715 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.8790953
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 3.2059617
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.022593012
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 179.70708 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 245.65 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 122.45 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.46 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.18 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.39714 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.69688 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 65.85827 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 132.23833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 5.01 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.12604396
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 5.4532256 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -5.1111503 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 29.465328
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -6.8294735
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 27.625147
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 392.57 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -47.468754 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -233.90999 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 270.12 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 26.56 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 19.650833 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 15.13 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.014168 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.8675 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.75 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 18.82 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 29.68 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.6900024 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.5900269 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 12.210022 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 10.146665 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -1.7299805 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -1.6699829 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 8.279999 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.57 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 24.11 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.89194804
    Aridity index - month max 2.797301
    Aridity index - month min 0.030821083
    Evaporation - annual mean 164.84927 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 30408.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 226.82758 mm
    Evaporation - month min 123.33317 mm
    Evaporation - variability 7.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.47 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.89303 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.49069 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.45239 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.63723 %
    Humidity - month min relative 65.10998 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 65.10998 %
    Precipitation - annual 1567.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1624.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index 0.3291243
    Precipitation - annual mean 131.27614 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 4.9593906
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 5.9813695
    Precipitation - autumn 510.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 45.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 32.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.15776327
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 5.761691 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -5.0921025 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 112.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 31.281837
    Precipitation - spring 80.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season -0.41784695
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -5.272702
    Precipitation - spring reliability 22.0 %
    Precipitation - summer 959.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season 0.98795074
    Precipitation - summer or winter season 29.323927
    Precipitation - summer reliability 72.0 %
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 609.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 395.61243 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 101.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1102.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 31.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter reliability 20.0 %
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -33.573135 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -195.16634 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 234.27927 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 16.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 20.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 26.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 14.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 26.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 19.599726 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 15.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 18.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 30.636667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.614166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 15.394409 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 17.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 18.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 24.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 28.29 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.63 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 36.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 1.7799988 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 1.3199768 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 12.160004 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 16.383522 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 10.022499 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min 9.440096 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -1.8999939 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -1.6000061 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.98999 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.08 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 34.3591 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.53
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.89 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.5 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.4992895 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 0.54189444 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 0.82368946 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 0.82368946 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.33172274 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.40521836 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 128.07605 km/day
    Wind run - month max 186.28224 km/day
    Wind run - month min 90.62562 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.25 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.0256498 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 4.0038977 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 4.7 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 3.3077953 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 4.7 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.3 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 1.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.2 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1765.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 33.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 21.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 108.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 700.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 417.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1187.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 261.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 122.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 200.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 242.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 79.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 245.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 64.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1268.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 322.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 275.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 269.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.36 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.22847319 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 43121.64 m
    Remoteness index 16.549925
    Fire
    Fire frequency 2.0 frequency
    Time since last burn 8.0 years
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1910.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 57.0 %
    Runoff - average 8211.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 76.11712 m
    Social
    Age 40.5 years
    Age - prime group 28.3 Count
    Disadvantaged 867.438 points (mean=1000)
    Education - degrees 7.4 %
    Education - vocational training 23.5 %
    Employment 21.9 %
    Home ownership 48.5 %
    Income - high 19.8 %
    Income - low 20.6 %
    Internet 32.4 %
    Population - change 6.3 count
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Unemployment rate 4.2 %
    Work force - older 33.1 Count
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.49163073
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.022593012
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 104.215164 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 24.263184 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.9034836 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 44.246765
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 2.033371
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 53.12142 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 282.36502 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 29.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.63 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 9.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 370.0773 Gal
    Bulk density 1.4010295 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 0.4430642 %
    Carbon store pre-European 45.02248 kgC/ha
    Clay % 27.05147 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.5049378
    Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    Crop factor - month min 0.030821083
    Erodibility 64.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 25.0 %
    Erosivity 11689.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 61.6 my
    Lithology - fertility 2.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 137.95 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 2.1397216 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.7895807 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -23.0 nT
    Moisture - average 50.0 %
    Moisture - variability 10.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.54
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.16
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.02
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.04
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 79.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.63
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 3927.014 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 30.80339 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 88.40697 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 0.0
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 16.1314 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 747.488 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 5.620619 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 1.0
    Topographic wetness index 8.799346
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water deficit - month max 116.0874 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 23.460032 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity 67000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 199.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -0.8642362 MPa
    Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 45.444405
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 2.7738974
    Water surplus - annual mean 53.953518 mm
    Water surplus - month max 234.00015 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.19654 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 232.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 60.458332 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 62.0 m
    Elevation 72.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.5121182
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.54166967 degrees
    Topographic relief 14.69797 m
    Topographic roughness 9.181032 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.9919724 %
    Valley bottom % 31.25 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 2.454634
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3881 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 58.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0024 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 57.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.582 NDVI