Occurrence record: Flora Atlas N.T. - 4539637

HumanObservation of Paraneurachne muelleri | Paraneurachne, Spinifex Couch, Northern Mulga Grass recorded on 2015-08-31

Dataset

Data provider Northern Territory Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Data resource Flora Atlas N.T.
Catalogue Number 4539637
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Volunteer
Individual count Spinifex Couch
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Owner institution code Department of Environment and Natural Resources.
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Dataset name Land Assessment Branch
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2015-08-31
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Paraneurachne muelleri
Taxon rank species
Common name Paraneurachne, Spinifex Couch, Northern Mulga Grass
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Paraneurachne
Species Paraneurachne muelleri
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area Barkly (S)
Locality 133.751341534163
Habitat 20
Latitude -19.6074721626017
Longitude 133.751341534163
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 20.0
Location ID KARLS:KS196
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Great Sandy-Tanami-Central Ranges Desert
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Tanami
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Tanami P2
    IBRA 7 Regions Tanami
    IBRA 7 Subregions Wycliffe
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Great Sandy-Tanami Desert
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Desert: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    River Regions VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Giants Reef Exploration ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Barkly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Tennant Creek - Bal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BARKLY REGION
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Phillip Creek Pastoral Lease DCD2017/005
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 321
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 506
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) JULALIKARI - OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TENNANT CREEK
    PSMA Localities (2018) WARUMUNGU
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote 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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARKLY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) PATTA WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Barkly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Wiso Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Barkly-Tanami Plains Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Tanami Sandplain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Hummock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Hummock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Hummock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Hummock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1409
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.0026037223
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0026054382
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 182.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.4945664 index
    Species Richness 43.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.08448862
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 221.51 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 30.404167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.99 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6463626
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.5340801
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.6525 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.668333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 27.50998 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.092837155
    Aridity index - month max 0.2957029
    Aridity index - month min 0.0076923077
    Evaporation - annual mean 304.141 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 9378.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 394.5 mm
    Evaporation - month min 193.6 mm
    Evaporation - variability 35.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 57.70733 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 43.543995 %
    Humidity - month max relative 67.61699 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 49.642654 %
    Humidity - month min relative 38.38385 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 38.38385 %
    Precipitation - annual 360.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 405.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 30.166666 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 5.5833335
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6527778
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 114.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.5208333
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 221.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 88.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 31.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 277.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 16.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.443333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.793333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 36.899994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 27.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 10.55 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 10.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.94 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.6
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.63 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 31.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 186.88795 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 394.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 100.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 178.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 101.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 248.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 259.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 271.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 110.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 135.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4739.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 381.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 309.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 309.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.20124611 degrees
    Distance - to coast 4.71645 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.20124611 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.33136082 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 470541.97 m
    Remoteness index 15.286865
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 8.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 29.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 322.0 %
    Runoff - average 608.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 29.58826
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 142.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1362963 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.078291066 %
    Clay % 6.5 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.1
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.27
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 1.5925926
    Water holding capacity 46000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 26.61326
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.72958 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 250.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 20.208334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 279.0 m
    Elevation 280.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.10959896 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.036285 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1172403 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1515 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 26.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 63.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 22.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 15.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0116 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 25.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2808 NDVI