Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2154370A

PreservedSpecimen of Apera interrupta recorded on 2003-01-07

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium IPT
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection code National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2154370A
Occurrence ID 1f257036-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Walsh, N.G.
Record number 5732
Reproductive condition flowers | fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Establishment means introduced
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification ID 0cd766cc-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 2003-01-07
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Apera interrupta
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Apera
Species Apera interrupta
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (L.)P.Beauv.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality East Gippsland (S)
Locality Alpine National Park, track to Basalt Hill c. 100 m from High Plains Rd.
Habitat Crushed basalt on verges of track, with Trifolium repens, Agrostis capillaris, Acetosella vulgaris, Spergularia sp., Poa pratensis.
Latitude -36.8850000000
Longitude 147.3175000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes seconds
Verbatim locality Alpine National Park, track to Basalt Hill c. 100 m from High Plains Rd.
Minimum elevation in meters 1630
Maximum elevation in meters 1630
Coordinate precision 0.0002780000
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 50.0
Georeference sources V47
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by Collector
Continent Australia (Oceania)
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 147° 19' 3" E
Verbatim latitude 36° 53' 6" S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Alpine
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Alpine
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Alpine
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Alpine National Park
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    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
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Victorian Alps IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Nature conservation
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Montane
    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: Highlands (GS8b)
    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 MITTA MITTA
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones montane
    NRM Regions 2010 North East
    NRM Regions 2014 North East
    NRM Regions 2015 North East
    NRM Regions 2017 North East
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North East
    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 North East
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victorian Alps
    IBRA 7 Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 7 Subregions Victorian Alps
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Australian Alps Montane Grasslands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Very cold winters with summers too short for crop growth
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions UPPER MURRAY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Indi
    Local Government Areas 2011 East Gippsland (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated E. Gippsland Bal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 ALPINE 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) 20
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1929
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BRUTHEN - OMEO
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GIPPSLAND - EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) LATROBE - GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) INDI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) INDI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) EAST GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) FALLS CREEK
    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) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) ALPINE SHIRE
    Statistical Local Areas E. Gippsland (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Dg155
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Victorian Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Heathlands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Other grasslands,herblands, sedgelands and rushlands
    Vegetation types - present Other grasslands, herblands, sedgelands and rushlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4180483.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.745
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.132
    Endemism 0.024037745
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0318155
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 10128.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.0747285 index
    Species Richness 1170.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 3.372809
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 22.56 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 154.66833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 77.54 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.30261
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.3018377
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 11.643333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 3.6916666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.970001 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 6.7324495
    Aridity index - month max 22.81555
    Aridity index - month min 0.67549145
    Evaporation - annual mean 70.58717 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 19028.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 155.38324 mm
    Evaporation - month min 12.058949 mm
    Evaporation - variability 4.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.17 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 84.426346 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 82.58927 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.55321 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 93.29573 %
    Humidity - month min relative 70.4522 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 70.4522 %
    Precipitation - annual 1999.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 2075.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 191.93275 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.6972764
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 740.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 91.918526 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 292.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3209914
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 37.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.32033524
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 303.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 302.53192 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 68.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 740.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 9.3675 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 6.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 1.9966667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.604004 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min -3.02 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) -3.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 0.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 11.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.35 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 17.37 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.75
    Temperature - warmest month min 7.28 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 19.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 12.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 0.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 138.11305 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1550.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 469.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 67.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 245.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 25.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 245.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 170.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 492.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 60.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 234.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -39.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean -1.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 99.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 120.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 42.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4742.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 195.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 120.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 5.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.16619 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02828427 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 100000.02 m
    Remoteness index 4.20708
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 6.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 6889.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 17.0 %
    Runoff - average 22225.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.79310566 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 136.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.07 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.202963 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 10.509661 %
    Clay % 30.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.98
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.4 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 2.3111112
    Water holding capacity 59000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.79914 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 183.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 681.1667 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 1665.0 m
    Elevation 1605.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.9124837 degrees
    Topographic relief 62.29858 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.618343 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3929 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 81.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 11.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 16.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 73.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0615 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 3.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 57.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 11.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6918 NDVI