Occurrence record: NE:NE 70463

Preserved specimen of Melichrus urceolatus R.Br. recorded on 1999-10-27

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource NE AVH data
Institution code University of New England
Supplied institution code "NE"
Collection N.C.W. Beadle Herbarium
Supplied collection code "NE"
Catalog number NE 70463
Occurrence ID NE:NE:NE 70463
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Copeland, L.M.
Identified date 1999
Collector Copeland, L.M.
Record number 1959
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Occurrence remarks Widespread rare decumbent prickly shrub 30cm tall. Fls pale yellow
Date identified 1999

Event

Occurrence date 1999-10-27
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Melichrus urceolatus
Supplied scientific name "Melichrus urceolatus R.Br."
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
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 New South Wales
Locality New Valley Trl, 2.2 km N of Cooks Rd, Single NP
Habitat
Supplied as "Soil on acid-volcanics in layered woodland. 1 deg WSW slope."
Latitude -30.008333
Supplied as: "-30.0083333333"
Longitude 151.395833
Supplied as: "151.3958333333"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality New Valley Trl, 2.2 km N of Cooks Rd, Single NP
Min elevation 1090
Max elevation 1090
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Single
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Single
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Single
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Single
    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 Nature conservation
    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 Moredun Volcanics
    IBRA 7 Regions New England Tablelands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Moredun Volcanics
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    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 (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest and woodland (tropical)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    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) NEW VALLEY
    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 Pfw
    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, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    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 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    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 0.9023
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.7922
    Endemism 0.00416004
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.005014992
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2322.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.998913 index
    Species Richness 598.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 10.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.58817136
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 54.89 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 71.03917 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 39.28 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.329798
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.32784453
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.270834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.329166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 26.309998 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.7082702
    Aridity index - month max 1.3306444
    Aridity index - month min 0.43268433
    Evaporation - annual mean 119.210045 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 21790.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 198.77798 mm
    Evaporation - month min 46.453194 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.32 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.2487 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 67.33506 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.54637 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 74.41946 %
    Humidity - month min relative 61.9872 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 61.9872 %
    Precipitation - annual 834.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 931.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 73.35168 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.56594455
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 180.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 45.06678 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 166.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.4297245
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.42713678
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 319.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 108.6853 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 332.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 27.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 19.003334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 6.5291667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 24.993347 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 26.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 0.34 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 0.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 7.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 11.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.9 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.68
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.53 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 19.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 140.57431 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 883.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 171.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 45.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 161.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 28.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 301.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 117.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 306.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 265.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -5.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 64.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 99.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4937.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 190.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 179.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.706019 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.13453624 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 92641.016 m
    Remoteness index 5.035549
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 819.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 159.0 %
    Runoff - average 254.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 75.65583
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 121.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1746666 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.5331274 %
    Clay % 10.85926 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.68
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.89
    Nutrient status 1.1 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.5 m
    Soil pedality 1.7559259
    Water holding capacity 61000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.54091 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 271.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 218.95833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 1093.0 m
    Elevation 1100.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.8786635 degrees
    Topographic relief 25.94312 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.427381 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.294 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 48.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 34.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 66.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0296 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 65.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 16.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.666 NDVI