Occurrence record: Canberra Nature Map - 3371278

Human observation of Pentachondra pumila (J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.) R.Br. | Carpet Heath recorded on 2017-02-03T14:20:36

Dataset

Data partner NatureMapr
Data resource Canberra Nature Map
Catalog number 3371278
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Identified by Jackie Miles | MichaelMulvaney
Identified date 2017-02-03T14:20:36 | 2017-02-22T20:44:57.67
Collector Miles, Jackie
Supplied as "Jackie Miles"
Individual count 1 - 3
License CC-BY
Associated references https://canberra.naturemapr.org/Community/Sightings/Details/3371278
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Occurrence remarks Not Sensitive
Identification verification status initial | confirmed
Date identified 2017-02-03T14:20:36 | 2017-02-22T20:44:57.67
Identification remarks Confirmed By Profile: https://canberra.naturemapr.org/Community/Authors/Details/4030

Event

Identification remarks Confirmed By Profile: https://canberra.naturemapr.org/Community/Authors/Details/4030
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 2017, Month: 2, Day: 3
Supplied date "2017-02-03T14:20:36"
Verbatim event date 2017-02-03T14:20:36
Event remarks Large spreading prostrate mat. Location is Geehi River headwaters 4.5 km SE of Mt Jagungal.
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Pentachondra pumila
Identified to rank species
Common name Carpet Heath
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Ericales
Family Ericaceae
Genus Pentachondra
Species Pentachondra pumila
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.) R.Br.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Locality Kosciuszko National Park
Latitude -36.183636
Supplied as: "-36.183636"
Longitude 148.419323
Supplied as: "148.419323"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system decimal degrees
Verbatim locality Kosciuszko National Park
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude -36.183636
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 148.419323
Verbatim SRS EPSG:4326

Additional properties

conservation category Not Sensitive

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Kosciuszko
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Kosciuszko
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Kosciuszko
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Kosciuszko
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    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 Kosciuszko & Namadgi IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    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 GW11
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Lachlan Fold Belt (GS20)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Lachlan Fold Belt MDB (GS20)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW8
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) New South Wales Murray and Lower Darling
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS14
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) New South Wales Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys UPPER MURRAY
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones montane
    NRM Regions 2010 Murray
    NRM Regions 2014 Murray
    NRM Regions 2015 Murray
    NRM Regions 2017 Murray
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Murray
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble left intact
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Murray
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 7 Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 7 Subregions Snowy Mountains
    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 (cool summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt woodland (temperate)
    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 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 Riverina
    Local Government Areas 2011 Tumbarumba (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Tumbarumba
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SNOWY VALLEYS COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Barkindji, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Maljangapa, Ngiyampaa, Wailwan, Wiradjuri
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Barapa Barapa, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Githabul, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Guwamu (Kooma), Kambuwal, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Maraura, Murrawarri, Mutthi Mutthi, Nari Nari, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wail
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Bangerang, Barkindji, Barapa Barapa, Maljangapa, Maraura, Muthi Muthi, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wamba Wamba, Weki Weki, Wiradjuri
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barkindji, Barapa Barapa, Maljangapa, Maraura, Mutthi Mutthi, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wemba Wemba, Weki Weki, Wiradjuri, Yorta Yorta
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Murray
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 6
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 795
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TUMBARUMBA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TUMUT - TUMBARUMBA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) RIVERINA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) EDEN-MONARO
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) EDEN-MONARO
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) UPPER MURRAY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) UPPER MURRAY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) RIVERINA - ORANGE
    PSMA Localities (2018) JAGUNGAL WILDERNESS
    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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Tumbarumba (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Sgb8
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Australian Alps
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Ephemeral and Permanent Water Features
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Grasslands, Herblands, Sedgelands and Rushlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Wet tussock grassland with herbs, sedges or rushes, herblands or ferns
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Other shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Other shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.4472747E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5045
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.157
    Endemism 0.022364883
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.024486374
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 700.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.234022 index
    Species Richness 271.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 2.9198368
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 21.86 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 142.8125 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 88.35 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3265501
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.32566062
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 11.0008335 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 2.4033334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.339996 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 4.454158
    Aridity index - month max 13.475177
    Aridity index - month min 0.6266721
    Evaporation - annual mean 79.5163 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17109.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 169.92683 mm
    Evaporation - month min 14.1 mm
    Evaporation - variability 5.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.12 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 84.18619 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 83.25104 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.54535 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 93.54535 %
    Humidity - month min relative 73.92642 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 73.92642 %
    Precipitation - annual 1984.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1890.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 161.40552 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.355109
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 623.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 92.0707 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 301.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.303152
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.30245513
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 310.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 217.07071 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 53.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 631.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 43.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 9.049167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 5.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 0.7283333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min -4.22 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) -4.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) -0.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 11.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.37 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 16.94 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.74
    Temperature - warmest month min 5.72 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 18.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 11.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 0.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 143.68251 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1821.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 604.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 69.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 276.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 32.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 276.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 236.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 642.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 54.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 229.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -48.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean -9.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 90.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 115.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 39.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4841.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 181.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 115.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean -4.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.62 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.022360679 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 75133.91 m
    Remoteness index 5.7650566
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 6.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 7502.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 14.0 %
    Runoff - average 16987.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.33557048 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.8082021 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 165.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.1 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.202963 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 7.709894 %
    Clay % 30.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.96
    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 127000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.27785 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 2.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 388.66666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 1800.0 m
    Elevation 1819.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.53584254 degrees
    Topographic relief 32.15955 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.798825 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3117 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 53.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 49.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 51.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0367 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 50.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6106 NDVI