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Occurrence record: NatureMapr - 4395063

Human observation of Vinca major L. | Blue Periwinkle recorded on 2021-09-25
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Dataset

Data partner NatureMapr
Data resource NatureMapr
Catalog number 4395063
Occurrence ID https://naturemapr.org/sightings/4395063
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "Human observation"
Identified by Darcy  
Identified date 2021-09-26T11:03:19
Collector Kyliegw  
Supplied as "Kyliegw"
Individual count 500
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Occurrence remarks At a distance it looked like blue and yellow flowers - but the yellow was the leaves on some of the plants. Second time I've seen this species ever in the wild.
Date identified 2021-09-26T11:03:19

Event

Occurrence date 2021-09-25
Supplied date "2021-09-24T23:54:00"
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Vinca major
Identified to rank species
Common name Blue Periwinkle
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Gentianales
Family Apocynaceae
Genus Vinca
Species Vinca major
Name match metric exactMatch
Taxon remarks Plant Other Wildflower or Herb
Scientific name authorship L.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Chiltern, VIC
Latitude -36.164985
Supplied as: "-36.164985"
Longitude 146.632489
Supplied as: "146.632489"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Elevation 0.0
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

survey id 0

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    GER Central Victorial Biolinks GER Central Victorial Biolinks
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    NRM Regions 2010 North East
    NRM Regions 2017 North East
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North East
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions NSW South Western Slopes
    IBRA 7 Regions NSW South Western Slopes
    IBRA 7 Subregions Inland Slopes
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Local Government Areas 2011 Indigo (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Indigo - Pt A
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 INDIGO SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 22
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1760
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CHILTERN - INDIGO VALLEY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WODONGA - ALPINE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) HUME
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) INDI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WODONGA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ALPINE - TOWONG - INDIGO
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Phylloxera Infection Zone - North East, Victoria Phylloxera Infection Zone - North East, Victoria
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    Forests of Australia 2018B Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    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 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 540.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 188.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 83.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 84.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 188.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 25.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.51
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.6 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 13.541667 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.56
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.97
    Elevation 233.0 m