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Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2364964A

Preserved specimen of Pterocaulon discolor A.R.Bean recorded on 2012-04-23
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Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource National Herbarium of Victoria (MEL) AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2364964A
Occurrence ID 71169066-4995-11e2-a913-005056b0018f
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Monge-Egea, M.  
Identified date 2015
Collector Cowie, I.D.  
Supplied as "Cowie, I.D."
Record number 13112
Reproductive condition flowers
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rights holder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Field notes Perennial to 1 m tall; leaves white below.
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Previous identifications Pterocaulon discolor A.R.Bean
Date identified 2015
Identification ID 151b8f20-554f-44f6-89e4-178cfd3664b2

Event

Event ID 81f71851-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Occurrence date 2012-04-23
Supplied as year:2012  month:4  day:23 
Date precision DAY
Start day of year 114

Taxonomy

Higher classification Eukarya | Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Asteranae | Asterales | Asteraceae | Pterocaulon
Scientific name Pterocaulon discolor
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae
Genus Pterocaulon
Species Pterocaulon discolor
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship A.R.Bean
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Locality Fish River Station; Mt Muriel area.
Habitat
Supplied as "In Euc tectifica / E. tintinans woodland with perennial grasses; upper slope of plateau; limestone substrate."
Latitude -13.892778
Supplied as: "-13.8927777778"
Longitude 131.158889
Supplied as: "131.1588888889"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "1"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Fish River Station; Mt Muriel area.
Field notes Perennial to 1 m tall; leaves white below.
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 50.0
Georeferenced by Klazenga, N.
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 13° 53' 34" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Continent Oceania
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 131° 9' 32" E
Verbatim SRS 1
Location ID becdc514-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 70805f66-b61f-468d-8d4b-b8481721d396
    Data Resource National Herbarium of Victoria (MEL) AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Pterocaulon discolor
    Coordinates -13.892778,131.158889
    Related records
    Record UUID 83ba2697-94d5-4e4b-aaec-500079693903
    Data Resource Northern Territory Herbarium (DNA) AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Pterocaulon discolor A.R.Bean
    Coordinates -13.89305,131.15906

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Fish River
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Fish River
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Daly Basin
    IBRA 7 Regions Daly Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Daly Basin
    Fire
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DALY RIVER
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Local Government Areas 2011 Victoria-Daly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Daly
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 VICTORIA DALY REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 823
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1165
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY - TIWI - WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) DOUGLAS-DALY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) DOUGLAS-DALY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) JABIRU - TIWI
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) DALY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Forests of Australia 2018B Rainforest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Rainforests and Vine Thickets
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Dry rainforest or vine thickets
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation types - native Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1220.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 114.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 366.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 75.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 827.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 9.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.58 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.88
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.7 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 27.029167 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 58.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.46
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Elevation 80.0 m