Occurrence record: Flora Atlas N.T. - 4544189

HumanObservation of Paraneurachne muelleri | Paraneurachne, Spinifex Couch, Northern Mulga Grass recorded on 2015-09-20

Dataset

Data provider Northern Territory Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Data resource Flora Atlas N.T.
Catalogue Number 4544189
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Volunteer
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 2015-09-20
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 133.878947467491
Habitat 20
Latitude -19.7292178564846
Longitude 133.878947467491
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 20.0
Location ID KARLS:KS279
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 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 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
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Giants Reef Exploration ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Barkly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Tennant Creek - Bal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BARKLY REGION
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Tennant Creek Pastoral Lease DCD2019/003
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 321
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 506
    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) BARKLY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) JULALIKARI - OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TENNANT CREEK
    PSMA Localities (2018) WARUMUNGU
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very 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) BARKLY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARKLY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) PATTA 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 Other special rights, 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 Leasehold
    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 0.1409
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.0022915348
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0023217106
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 892.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.7790816 index
    Species Richness 78.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.08451217
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 218.1 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 30.2425 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 1.03 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6752636
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.46962234
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.54 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.655834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 27.480011 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.088678874
    Aridity index - month max 0.2788942
    Aridity index - month min 0.0076686786
    Evaporation - annual mean 306.04706 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 9181.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 398.30972 mm
    Evaporation - month min 193.62027 mm
    Evaporation - variability 37.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 57.51752 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 43.52399 %
    Humidity - month max relative 67.64665 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 49.793125 %
    Humidity - month min relative 38.46061 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 38.46061 %
    Precipitation - annual 347.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 402.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 29.083334 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 5.630435
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.67142856
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 115.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.47916666
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 220.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 84.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 31.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 276.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 16.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.31333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.765833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 36.899994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 27.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 10.52 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 10.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.86 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.61
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.63 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 31.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 190.32774 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 387.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 12.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 12.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 99.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 174.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 100.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 244.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 258.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 268.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 111.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 190.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 190.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4733.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 379.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 308.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 308.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.19209373 degrees
    Distance - to coast 4.738027 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.19209373 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.25806975 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 484992.38 m
    Remoteness index 14.598547
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 7.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 30.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 328.0 %
    Runoff - average 482.0 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 29.992376
    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 0.087514 %
    Clay % 6.5 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.1
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.27
    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 25.100477
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.9239 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 295.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 13.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 291.0 m
    Elevation 289.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0513689 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.485077 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1283765 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.218 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 35.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 20.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 51.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 29.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0121 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 26.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4072 NDVI