Occurrence record: BioNet Atlas of NSW Wildlife:SPJGI6827987

Human observation of Melichrus urceolatus R.Br. | Urn Heath recorded on 2021-06-25

Dataset

Data partner Department of Planning, Industry and Environment representing the State of New South Wales
Data resource NSW BioNet Atlas
Institution code Supplied institution code "NSW Dept of Planning, Industry and Environment"
Collection Supplied collection code "BioNet Atlas of NSW Wildlife"
Catalog number SPJGI6827987
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:NSW Dept of Planning, Industry and Environment:BioNet Atlas of NSW Wildlife:SPJGI6827987
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Collector OGTW17042600
Rights CC-BY 4.0
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Rights holder NSW Dept of Planning, Industry and Environment
Language en
Establishment means Alive in NSW, Native
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Owner institution code NSW Dept of Planning, Industry and Environment
Sampling protocol Floristic Data
Bibliographic citation BioNet Atlas of NSW Wildlife 8/09/2021 1:00 AM +10:00
Country conservation Not Listed
Information withheld The following fields have been withheld and are only available to licensed or OEH staff: locality, locationRemarks, occurrenceRemarks
Data generalizations The observer name has been changed to a unique User ID
Dataset / Survey name StateForestsEEC Vegetation Survey
Dataset 3185
Occurrence remarks occurrenceRemarks withheld
State conservation New South Wales: Not Listed

Event

Occurrence date 2021-06-25
Sampling protocol Floristic Data
Event remarks Few large trees, limited fallen timber likely due to recent fire, abundant Eucalypt and Acacia regeneration in amongst dense grass. Hollows uncommmon but present, dense Cypress Pine 50m to the north
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Melichrus urceolatus
Identified to rank species
Common name Urn Heath
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Supplied as "Flora"
Order Ericales
Supplied as "Flora"
Family Ericaceae
Genus Melichrus
Species Melichrus urceolatus
Scientific name ID 2646
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship R.Br.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICBN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Supplied as: "NSW"
Locality locality withheld
Latitude -29.928042026203368
Supplied as: "-29.928042383"
Longitude 151.252169
Supplied as: "151.252168775"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Location remarks locationRemarks withheld
Coordinate precision 0.000000001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10.0
Georeference protocol GPS
County ARMIDALE REGIONAL
Northing 6687904
Terrestrial true
Zone 56
Easting 331291
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Location ID LKAI2108280D

Additional properties

ibra New England Tablelands (NSW)
ibrasubregion New England Tablelands - Tingha Plateau
lls Northern Tablelands
available 2021-09-06T11:26:57.167+10:00
botanical division North Western Slopes
map sheet number 9138 - INVERELL
observation type Floristics Record from Systematic Flora Survey
protected in nsw false
sensitivity class Not Sensitive
sort order 9655
state forest MOUNT TOPPER
status Valid and accepted without modification

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Forestry
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Montane
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW17
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units New England Fold Belt (GS37)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) New England Fold Belt MDB (GS37)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW15
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Gwydir
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS22
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Gwydir
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys GWYDIR
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones montane
    NRM Regions 2010 Border Rivers-Gwydir
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Tablelands
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble removed
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Tablelands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions New England Tablelands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Tingha Plateau
    IBRA 7 Regions New England Tablelands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Tingha Plateau
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Most plant growth in summer, although summers are moisture limiting. Temperature limits growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm 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 GWYDIR RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries New England
    Local Government Areas 2011 Guyra (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Guyra
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 ARMIDALE REGIONAL COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Bigambul, Githabul, Kambuwal, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Kwiambul, Ngarabal
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Barapa Barapa, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Githabul, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Guwamu (Kooma), Kambuwal, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Maraura, Murrawarri, Mutthi Mutthi, Nari Nari, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wail
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Northern Tablelands
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 452
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) INVERELL REGION - EAST
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) INVERELL - TENTERFIELD
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NEW ENGLAND AND NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) NEW ENGLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) NEW ENGLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) GUYRA - TINGHA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GUYRA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) TINGHA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer 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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN TABLELANDS
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Guyra (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
    Surface Geology of Australia -Rgog
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Tenterfield Plateau
    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) Woody savannas
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4720312.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8161
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0719
    Endemism 0.0038937144
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.004157058
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3677.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.0185666 index
    Species Richness 752.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.53313047
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 57.38 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 67.785 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 37.67 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.241514
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.24004853
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.014166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.34 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 27.25 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.6183811
    Aridity index - month max 1.096411
    Aridity index - month min 0.3943776
    Evaporation - annual mean 129.64671 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 22187.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 213.30974 mm
    Evaporation - month min 51.73658 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.11 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.32 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 77.953896 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 62.449318 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.27472 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 70.60939 %
    Humidity - month min relative 56.43703 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 56.43703 %
    Precipitation - annual 845.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 889.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 71.07521 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.6173089
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 163.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 48.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 161.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3053892
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.30357143
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 319.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 111.634186 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 330.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 27.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 20.804167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.5924997 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 26.434204 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 27.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 0.98 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 1.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 11.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.83 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.71
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.84 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 20.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 20.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 142.09773 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 859.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 157.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 43.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 152.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 31.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 305.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 118.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 308.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 279.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -1.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 74.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 139.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 110.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5125.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 278.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 205.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 192.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.044721358 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.863035 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.06 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.044721358 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 100129.03 m
    Remoteness index 4.066999
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 518.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 241.0 %
    Runoff - average 86.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.8046641 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 63.717087
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 145.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4411062 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.1011739 %
    Clay % 5.630531 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 187.5 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.61
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.81
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 1.6391593
    Water holding capacity 64000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 73.138916
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.51794 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 158.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 157.58333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 858.0 m
    Elevation 887.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.1366074 degrees
    Topographic relief 28.13977 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.728221 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3604 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 84.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 38.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 62.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0643 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 4.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 76.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 10.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6608 NDVI