Occurrence record: NSW:NSW 696675

PreservedSpecimen of Melastoma affine recorded on 1995-06-20

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code The Royal Botanic Gardens & Domain Trust
Supplied institution code "NSW"
Collection code National Herbarium of New South Wales
Catalog number NSW 696675
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Forster, P.I.
Record number 16879
Reproductive condition buds; flowers
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence remarks Tree to 5 m high, pink flowers. Common in area. Spirit material at BRI.
Occurrence status present
Collection code NSW
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1995-06-20
Date precision Day

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
Scientific name authorship D.Don

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Locality Cook (S)
Locality Leo Creek Mine area, McIlwraith Range.
Habitat Complex mesophyll vineforest along watercourses, metamorphics.
Latitude -13.73
Longitude 143.35
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Leo Creek Mine area, McIlwraith Range.
Minimum elevation in meters 450
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
County Timber Reserve 14
Verbatim coordinates 13,44,,S,143,21,,E,
Biome Terrestrial

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    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial KULLA (McIlwraith Range)
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial KULLA (McIlwraith Range)
    Collaborative Australian Protected Areas Database (CAPAD) 2010 KULLA (McIlwraith Range) (Cape York Peninsula Aboriginal Land)
    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 - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Iron & McIlwraith Ranges IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Other minimal uses
    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 Coen - Yambo Inlier
    IBRA 7 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 7 Subregions Coen-Yambo Inlier
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Cape York Peninsula Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture and temperature regime supports growth for 8���9 months of the year, with a 3���4 month dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Rainforest (tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 LOCKHART RIVER
    River Regions LOCKHART 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 KULLA (McIlwraith Range & Mt Croll) ILUA
    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 Coen Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Sgk35
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Wenlock Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Rainforests and Vine Thickets
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Dry rainforest or vine thickets
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Rainforests and vine thickets
    Vegetation types - present Rainforest and vine thickets

    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 0.3919
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.1943
    Endemism 0.06394888
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.09233271
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 43.666668 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.640931 index
    Species Richness 4.160494 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 19.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7020725
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 2.6686487
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.00896557
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 181.08208 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 265.46 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 135.61 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.28 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.36 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 71.53338 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 80.47226 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 61.810806 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 111.265 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 2.38 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.115654975
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 4.980323 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -4.9573655 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 28.295872
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -7.489975
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 26.409931
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 363.55 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -69.817085 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -263.08 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 227.31999 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 26.95 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 19.800833 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 15.18 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.75 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.226665 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.860016 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 16.96 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 26.68 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.1099854 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.75 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 11.350006 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 9.523334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -1.7099915 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.0400085 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.73999 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.82 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 22.64 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.82815695
    Aridity index - month max 2.8262882
    Aridity index - month min 0.027794402
    Evaporation - annual mean 164.6525 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 23396.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 235.13913 mm
    Evaporation - month min 119.83514 mm
    Evaporation - variability 13.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.43 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.69453 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 70.74771 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.66476 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 79.785385 %
    Humidity - month min relative 61.054527 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 61.054527 %
    Precipitation - annual 1386.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1424.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index 0.3471903
    Precipitation - annual mean 118.75216 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 5.2567277
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 6.283596
    Precipitation - autumn 462.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 29.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 32.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 5.688608 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 25.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.16851251
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 4.2681093 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -5.7325144 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 113.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 24.125065
    Precipitation - spring 77.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season -0.40434104
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -4.8723583
    Precipitation - spring reliability 13.0 %
    Precipitation - summer 840.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season 0.88077223
    Precipitation - summer or winter season 22.482702
    Precipitation - summer reliability 61.0 %
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 606.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 338.68863 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 96.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 979.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 34.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter reliability 22.0 %
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -45.90034 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -219.13913 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 218.85349 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 16.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 18.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 26.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 14.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 26.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 19.641666 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 15.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 19.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.165833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.41 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 15.831146 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 15.17 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 16.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 25.06 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.59 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 38.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 2.0 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 1.6600037 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 11.490021 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 10.66725 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 9.755834 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min 0.548 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -1.460022 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -1.7600098 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.9200134 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.27 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 34.915916 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.66
    Temperature - warmest month min 20.85 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 25.8 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.45304805 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 0.51206326 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 0.8611233 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 0.8611233 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.28144002 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.3392372 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 159.27245 km/day
    Wind run - month max 205.09848 km/day
    Wind run - month min 123.79373 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.6331928 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.6582968 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 4.0999346 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 4.599847 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 3.600022 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 4.599847 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.799847 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 1.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.9 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1337.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 25.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 18.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 109.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 554.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 319.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 914.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 238.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 164.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 154.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 210.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 215.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 61.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1919.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 318.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 253.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.18 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.13152947 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 18236.178 m
    Remoteness index 15.309695
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1636.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 59.0 %
    Runoff - average 8157.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 525.93 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 0.45553648
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.00896557
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 125.37547 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 28.061298 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.0046513 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 40.99828
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 0.8069012
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 36.715168 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 240.943 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 52.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.6 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 22.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 339.8633 Gal
    Bulk density 1.4496511 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 0.8251656 %
    Carbon store pre-European 114.6139 kgC/ha
    Clay % 34.375 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.5042495
    Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    Crop factor - month min 0.027794402
    Erodibility 24.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 100.0 %
    Erosivity 11256.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 45.555557 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 25.4 my
    Lithology - fertility 4.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 413.1 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 2.6160553 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.4048337 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 65.0 nT
    Moisture - average 45.0 %
    Moisture - variability 13.0 %
    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) 0.05
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 78.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.67
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 10023.13 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 57.79933 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 121.4988 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.45 index
    Pedality hydrological score 2.9
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 22.35391 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 1347.7035 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 10.63419 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 2.9
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 4.166093
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water deficit - month max 125.83377 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 27.21152 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity 28000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 102.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -0.93948513 MPa
    Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 45.382458
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 2.501496
    Water surplus - annual mean 43.375107 mm
    Water surplus - month max 230.837 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.9408 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 27.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 374.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 510.0 m
    Elevation 484.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.0749621 degrees
    Topographic relief 68.67902 m
    Topographic roughness 4.667183 %
    Topographic slope (%) 3.779458 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.287 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 29.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0036 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 82.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 11.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4797 NDVI