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Occurrence record: Herbrecs:BRI AQ0668900

Preserved specimen of Mimosa pigra L. | Giant Sensitive Plant recorded on 2001-02-15
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Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource BRI AVH Data and Images
Institution code Queensland Department of Environment and Science
Supplied institution code "BRI"
Collection Queensland Herbarium
Supplied collection code "Herbrecs"
Catalog number BRI AQ0668900
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:0668900
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Identified date 2001-02-01
Collector Alderton, T.  
Supplied as "Alderton, T."
Record number s.n.
Reproductive condition Fruit and buds
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Occurrence remarks Shrub approx.2m, single stem. Pink ball-shaped flower head, pinnate leaves, stems and leaves thorny.
Date identified 2001-02-01

Event

Occurrence date 2001-02-15
Event remarks (Actively targeted for eradication)
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Rosanae | Fabales | Leguminosae | Caesalpinioideae | Mimosoid clade | Mimosa
Scientific name Mimosa pigra
Identified to rank species
Common name Giant Sensitive Plant
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Supplied as "Leguminosae"
Genus Mimosa
Species Mimosa pigra
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship L.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Queensland, North Kennedy
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality 20km NW of Proserpine, Peter Faust Dam.
Habitat
Supplied as "High water mark, alluvial soils. Dam banks onto grazing/pasture country."
Latitude -20.404173
Supplied as: "-20.4041727200"
Longitude 148.345109
Supplied as: "148.3451087000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Georeference protocol Label
County North Kennedy
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    NRM Regions 2010 Mackay Whitsunday
    NRM Regions 2017 Mackay Whitsunday
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Mackay Whitsunday
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Central Mackay Coast
    IBRA 7 Regions Central Mackay Coast
    IBRA 7 Subregions Debella
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 PROSERPINE RIVER
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Local Government Areas 2011 Whitsunday (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Whitsunday
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WHITSUNDAY REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 9
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 585
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) PROSERPINE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MACKAY - ISAAC - WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DAWSON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) PROSERPINE - WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) PROSERPINE - WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1159.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 85.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 66.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 88.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 621.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 75.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 667.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 19.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 11.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 18.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.18
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.1 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 22.925 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.6
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
    Elevation 109.0 m