Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2346985A

PreservedSpecimen of Arundo donax recorded on 2013-09-13

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalogue Number MEL 2346985A
Occurrence ID 030c0174-403d-11e3-a656-005056b0018f
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1|Duplicate - 1|Silica gel sample - 1
Identified by Walsh, N.G.
Collector Walsh, N.G.|Barnes, H.F.|Birch, J.L.|Schuster, T.M.
Collecting number 7918
Reproductive condition sterile
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Establishment means introduced
Occurrence remarks Several colonies each extending for 10 m x 5 m or more along N shore of lake.
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 5c62182a-7574-42c2-82bf-5d5278265660

Event

Collecting date 2013-09-13
Supplied as year:2013  month:9  day:13 
Date precision Day
Event remarks National Herbarium of Victoria Field Trip 2013
Start day of year 256
Event ID 91633f2b-194f-4a27-a3a9-7d750bd5cae9

Taxonomy

Scientific name Arundo donax
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Arundo
Species Arundo donax
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship L.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area Gannawarra (S)
Locality La[ke] Tutchewop, at closest approach by Benjeroop-Tresco Road.
Habitat Sandy clay saline soil.
Latitude -35.4975000
Longitude 143.7472222
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality La[ke] Tutchewop, at closest approach by Benjeroop-Tresco Road.
Minimum elevation in metres 75
Maximum elevation in metres 75
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by Walsh, N.G.
Location ID 47db8ff3-582e-4dbf-8b77-f6c57e4176f0
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 143° 44' 50" E
Verbatim latitude 35° 29' 51" S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q6041421
parent event id National Herbarium of Victoria Field Trip 2013
recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q6041421|http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q22669069

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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
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia North Victorian Wetlands IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Water
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lowland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW2
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Goulburn-Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Goulburn-Murray: Shepparton Irrigation Region (GS8)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Goulburn-Murray: Sedimentary Plain (GS8c)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW2
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Victorian Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS2
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Victorian Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys LODDON
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones lowland
    Murray-Darling Basin Wetland Groups Saline Lake
    Murray-Darling Basin Wetlands Lake Tutchewop
    NRM Regions 2010 North Central
    NRM Regions 2014 North Central
    NRM Regions 2015 North Central
    NRM Regions 2017 North Central
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North Central
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North Central
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Riverina
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victorian Riverina
    IBRA 7 Regions Riverina
    IBRA 7 Subregions Victorian Riverina
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia "Mediterranean" climate, but with drier cooler winters and less growth than Classic "Mediterranean" climate
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: warm (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions LODDON RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Mallee
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Low Impact Exploration and Exploration - Wamba Wamba, Barapa Barapa, & Wadi Wadi Peoples
    Local Government Areas 2011 Gannawarra (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Gannawarra
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GANNAWARRA SHIRE
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Bangerang, Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Barapa Barapa, Barkindji, Dhudhuroa, Latji Latji, Maraura, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wamba Wamba, Weki Weki, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barapa Barapa, Barkindji, Dhudhuroa, Latji Latji, Maraura, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Taungurung, Wadi Wadi, Wemba Wemba, Weki Weki, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 4
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 852
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GANNAWARRA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MURRAY RIVER - SWAN HILL
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MALLEE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MALLEE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CASTLEMAINE - KERANG
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CASTLEMAINE - KERANG
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) MYSTIC PARK
    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 (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) SWAN HILL
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) AVOCA WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Gannawarra (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Fruit Fly Exclusion Zone - Tri State FFEZ
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Murray Region
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Riverine Plain
    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 forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Casuarina forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Casuarina forests and woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.4556061E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.014150449 t/ha
    Potassium 0.03921324 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6723
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9358
    Endemism 0.0014063846
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0014345798
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2184.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.430135 index
    Species Richness 407.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.2715302
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 39.46 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 23.843334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 16.35 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2624335
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.25839233
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 24.465834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.4375 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.48999 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.33420953
    Aridity index - month max 0.79908675
    Aridity index - month min 0.088489
    Evaporation - annual mean 136.79057 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 8124.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 259.9193 mm
    Evaporation - month min 39.2 mm
    Evaporation - variability 17.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.14 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 77.67384 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 61.7281 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.75022 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 77.63838 %
    Humidity - month min relative 47.723564 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 47.723564 %
    Precipitation - annual 333.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 330.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 28.25 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.24342105
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 100.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 57.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0963856
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.0952381
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 62.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 106.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 41.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 22.400833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.898334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 27.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.28 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.82 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.78
    Temperature - warmest month min 14.93 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 184.60107 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 376.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 106.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 21.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 71.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 21.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 71.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 42.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 117.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 161.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 273.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 39.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 97.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 226.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5008.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 312.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 226.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.609463 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 256715.94 m
    Remoteness index 4.1376014
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 127.0 %
    Runoff - average 51.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 15.277778 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.3878571 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 50.22618
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 80.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.55 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 35.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3939999 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.3079383 %
    Clay % 56.3 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 1.2857143 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.3
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.6
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 7.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 4.0
    Water holding capacity 18000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 60.22751
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.32383 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 335.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 10.833333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 73.0 m
    Elevation 71.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.007751013 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.08168 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.0640564 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1421 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 28.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 31.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 30.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 39.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0099 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 37.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.259 NDVI