Occurrence record: NSW:NSW 167035

PreservedSpecimen of Melastoma affine

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 167035
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Whiffin, T.P.
Identified date 1990-06
Collector Manuel, C.
Record number 13
Reproductive condition buds
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Establishment means native
Occurrence remarks Large shrub.
Occurrence status present
Collection code NSW
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1990-06

Event

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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 New South Wales
Locality Bellingen (A)
Locality Public School, Urunga. Bellinger River.
Latitude -30.50
Longitude 153.02
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Public School, Urunga. Bellinger River.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 2000.0
Verbatim coordinates 30,30,,S,153,01,,E,
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    GER Jaliigirr GER Jaliigirr
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Water
    NRM Regions Northern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2015 North Coast
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions NSW North Coast
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Coffs Coast & Escarpment
    IBRA 7 Regions NSW North Coast
    IBRA 7 Subregions Coffs Coast and Escarpment
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Warmer and wetter end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: no dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BELLINGER RIVER
    River Regions BELLINGER RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    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 Cowper
    LGA Boundaries (deprecated) Bellingen
    Local Government Areas Bellingen (A)
    NSW Local Land Services Regions North Coast
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) COWPER
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    Statistical Local Areas Bellingen (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Macleay-Barrington Fall
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Mangrove
    Land cover Built-up
    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 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt tall open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Beef numbers 277299.0 dse
    Dairy numbers 133376.0 dse
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.4148657E7 $
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 0.0 $/ha
    Sheep numbers 245.0 dse
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8637
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 5.0469
    Endemism 0.015436514
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.016922312
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Migratory species (2008) 19.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 162.90123 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.9589033 index
    Species Richness 11.432098 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 11.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.8921451
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.8198098
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.26832822
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 139.46083 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 199.26 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 73.96 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.4 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.63 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.31 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.653175 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.95234 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 70.28242 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 118.72833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 31.63 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.44433364
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.9612014 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -2.125828 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 2.6634889
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.2452878
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 1.6542664
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 215.2 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -20.732498 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -100.4 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 73.25001 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 22.89 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 16.81 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 10.11 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.634167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.805833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.269989 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 8.44 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 20.55 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.4299927 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 3.1600037 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 13.300018 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 10.828331 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.8000183 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -3.2900085 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 8.919983 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 29.71 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 20.36 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.0266019
    Aridity index - month max 1.7166573
    Aridity index - month min 0.44668588
    Evaporation - annual mean 138.1847 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 27943.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 202.51431 mm
    Evaporation - month min 73.90041 mm
    Evaporation - variability 9.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.33 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.68 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.25 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.83775 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.81301 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.00937 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 77.79717 %
    Humidity - month min relative 69.6539 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 69.6539 %
    Precipitation - annual 1662.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1508.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index 0.0581121
    Precipitation - annual mean 132.22775 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.4565881
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 1.4572952
    Precipitation - autumn 535.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 0.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 195.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 62.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 150.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.48132384
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.6176016 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.6803358 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 48.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 1.9385031
    Precipitation - spring 257.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season -0.13140832
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.0734103
    Precipitation - summer 533.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season 0.117693774
    Precipitation - summer or winter season 0.9350637
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 532.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 220.00479 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 54.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 609.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 272.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -5.956938 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -80.40047 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 69.20473 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 12.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 15.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 22.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 9.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 22.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 16.516666 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 9.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 28.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 16.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 23.691666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.979167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.399994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 6.73 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 14.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 18.78 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 43.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 2.1399841 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 2.9099731 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 12.610016 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 1.2557917 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 10.712497 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min -3.1848001 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -2.75 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -3.619995 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 8.630005 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.38 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 33.50969 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.26
    Temperature - warmest month min 18.62 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 21.9 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.18452546 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 0.3922096 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 0.4910562 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 0.4910562 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.045321465 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.33218873 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 307.03415 km/day
    Wind run - month max 336.1881 km/day
    Wind run - month min 279.0039 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.3083587 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 4.7833767 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.000024 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 6.900016 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 5.100032 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 6.900016 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.500032 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 4.600064 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 4.600064 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1574.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 234.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 47.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 160.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 43.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 525.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 222.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 610.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 188.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 69.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 137.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 108.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 145.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3716.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 282.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 232.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 218.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.12727922 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1636.2753 m
    Remoteness index 2.47
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1849.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 101.0 %
    Runoff - average 8580.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Age 44.9 years
    Age - prime group 20.4 Count
    Disadvantaged 949.145 points (mean=1000)
    Education - degrees 12.5 %
    Education - vocational training 27.3 %
    Employment 9.6 %
    Home ownership 70.5 %
    Income - high 17.5 %
    Income - low 22.2 %
    Internet 54.0 %
    Population - change 3.6 count
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 7.8 people/km^2
    Unemployment rate 5.6 %
    Work force - older 31.4 Count
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.81207216
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.51257324
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 44.378075 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 12.175995 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.68287295 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 73.08649
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 46.131588
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 9.009335 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 81.09599 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 159.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 0.8 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 316.6415 Gal
    Bulk density 1.287034 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 1.0567689 %
    Carbon store pre-European 99.77737 kgC/ha
    Clay % 51.431522 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.8609256
    Crop factor - month max 0.9
    Crop factor - month min 0.6284311
    Erodibility 7.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 75.0 %
    Erosivity 6258.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 137.5 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 2.588 my
    Lithology - fertility 6.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 1.294 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 0.11193429 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.41296428 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 52.0 nT
    Moisture - average 57.0 %
    Moisture - variability 12.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.83
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.98
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.46
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.57
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 23.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.79
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 7625.436 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 56.54123 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 80.11237 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 2.25 index
    Pedality hydrological score 3.9574554
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 14.75275 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 1134.3704 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 10.41211 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.6 m
    Soil pedality 3.9574554
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 12.90071
    Unreliable water retention parameters 28.4375
    Water deficit - month max 41.01245 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 6.4083695 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity 36000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 218.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -0.5113775 MPa
    Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 77.48331
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 56.558796
    Water surplus - annual mean 15.376605 mm
    Water surplus - month max 62.637924 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.27856 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 31.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 73.666664 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 6.0 m
    Elevation 9.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.8071359 degrees
    Topographic relief 5.947845 m
    Topographic roughness 73.17501 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4311468 %
    Valley bottom % 43.75 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 3.535928
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3517 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 80.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 10.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 16.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 74.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.054 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 3.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 67.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 10.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5795 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 95.62857 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 110.333336 Day