Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2141490A

PreservedSpecimen of Whiteochloa capillipes recorded on 1965-03-19

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 2141490A
Occurrence ID fd282f32-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Stajsic, V.
Identified date 2002-04-04
Collector Lazarides, M.|Adams, L.G.
Supplied as "Lazarides, M. | Adams, L.G."
Collecting number 268
Reproductive condition fertile
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2002-04-04
Identification ID f95174b4-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1965-03-19
Supplied as year:1965  month:3  day:19 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 78
Event ID 38b4f435-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Poaceae | Whiteochloa
Scientific name Whiteochloa capillipes
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Whiteochloa
Species Whiteochloa capillipes
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Benth.) Lazarides
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area Litchfield (M)
Locality McMinns Lagoons, 17mls ESE of Darwin.
Habitat Patchy on slopes to lagoon in dark grey or black silty loam, with Pandanus sp., Tristania lactiflua & Coelorachis rottboellioides.
Latitude -12.5500000000
Longitude 131.0667000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality McMinns Lagoons, 17mls ESE of Darwin.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID 9d96889f-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 131° 4' E
Verbatim latitude 12° 33' S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q26714177
recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q6012831 | http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q10316562

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Other minimal uses
    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 Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Subregions Darwin Coastal
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FINNISS RIVER
    River Regions FINNISS RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    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
    Local Government Areas 2011 Litchfield (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Litchfield - Pt B
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 LITCHFIELD MUNICIPALITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 92
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2309
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER DARWIN
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) HUMPTY DOO
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) LITCHFIELD
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) DARWIN
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) LITCHFIELD
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) HUMPTY DOO - ELIZABETH VALLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) DARWIN
    PSMA Localities (2018) MCMINNS LAGOON
    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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NELSON
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NELSON
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) EAST WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Litchfield (M) - Pt B
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Pine Creek Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czu
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Top End Coastal Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tropical Eucalypt Woodlands/Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Tropical Eucalyptus forest and woodlands with a tall annual grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6122
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.4516
    Endemism 0.018312544
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.02043493
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 30199.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.5390863 index
    Species Richness 1430.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.74159265
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 147.77 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 129.56334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.44766718
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.2268419
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.649166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 23.063334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.440002 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.78606015
    Aridity index - month max 2.2895646
    Aridity index - month min 0.005529704
    Evaporation - annual mean 182.45062 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 28460.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 235.05222 mm
    Evaporation - month min 140.3107 mm
    Evaporation - variability 7.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.48 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.17 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.45 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 77.89481 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 64.74066 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.6627 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.04465 %
    Humidity - month min relative 55.97999 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 55.97999 %
    Precipitation - annual 1567.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1669.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 130.01846 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 10.497772
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.55657935
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 109.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.7931181
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 456.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 383.05725 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 103.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1106.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 8.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.998333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 21.820833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.899994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 17.04 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 17.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 24.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.59 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.87 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.6
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.24 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 139.1203 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1524.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 104.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 417.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 372.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 983.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 175.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 170.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 245.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 105.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 245.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 60.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1726.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 345.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 290.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 280.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.01 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1392839 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 29423.498 m
    Remoteness index 3.17
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2243.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 28.0 %
    Runoff - average 13804.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 126.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.55 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 21.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5958622 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.3218128 %
    Clay % 38.616665 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 16.666666 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.52
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 3.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.0942528
    Water holding capacity 44000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.00002 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 212.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 29.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 22.0 m
    Elevation 21.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.11869797 degrees
    Topographic relief 4.255016 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2437983 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3885 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 43.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0068 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 58.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5548 NDVI