Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2232102A

PreservedSpecimen of Barringtonia racemosa


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection code National Herbarium of Victoria
Catalog number MEL 2232102A
Occurrence ID 393b83ca-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Dallachy, J.
Record number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Collection code MEL
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification ID 1e5774de-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da


Date precision Not Supplied


Scientific name Barringtonia racemosa
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Ericales
Family Lecythidaceae
Genus Barringtonia
Species Barringtonia racemosa
Taxonomic issue Match to misapplied name
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (L.) Spreng.


Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Locality Near Saltwater Creek [=Meunga Creek]. Mackay River [=Tully River].
Habitat Scrub.
Latitude -18.2167000000
Longitude 146.0167000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Near Saltwater Creek [=Meunga Creek]. Mackay River [=Tully River].
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 25000.0
Georeferenced by compiler
Biome Marine
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 146° 1' E
Verbatim latitude 18° 13' S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef Coast
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    NRM Regions 2010 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2014 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2015 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 Wet Tropics
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Wet Tropics
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Wet Tropic Coast
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture and temperature regime supports growth for 8���9 months of the year, with a 3���4 month dry season
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Indigenous Protected Areas 2013 Girringun
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CASSOWARY COAST REGIONAL
    PSMA Localities (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) HINCHINBROOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) HINCHINBROOK

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4794
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.5107
    Endemism 0.029183878
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0366207
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5794
    Occurrence Density 14.012345 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.5113559 index
    Species Richness 3.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.309385
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 3.9454248
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.2779335
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 125.23253 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 170.60214 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 77.72857 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.65 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.47 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.55857146 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 172.14423 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 29.597143 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3111039
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 7.2736864 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -7.7012243 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 10.042006
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.203906
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 8.957985
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 525.26 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean 46.911697 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -113.700714 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 392.1286 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.126429 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 18.770775 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 14.197857 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.649166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.415298 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.322144 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 15.395 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 25.535 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.9978333 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 2.7107239 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 10.90213 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 9.233869 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -1.9721375 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -3.0521545 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.9771423 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.717144 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 24.380001 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 2176.1667 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 118.666664 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.1666665 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 111.666664 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 88.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 1101.8334 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 131.83333 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1245.3334 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean 27.17757 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -144.13564 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 16.116667 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 16.866667 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 24.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 13.45 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.45 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 18.650002 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.45 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.116667 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.416666 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.9633333
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.966667 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.166668 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 321.0199 km/day
    Wind run - month max 369.50375 km/day
    Wind run - month min 273.2397 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 5.610342 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 4.681493 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 5.9500303 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 6.211187 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 5.6888742 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 6.211187 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 4.7481685 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 3.6296582 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 3.6296582 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.25455844 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.03 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1084.9266 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -2.109388 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.0799999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 7.2599998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 10.51 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 6.7223997 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.71 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.55 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.11 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.21 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.469997 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.7 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.97 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.23 100 x degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.7829152
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.2779335
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 64.242805 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 10.640723 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.62991846 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 70.462364
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 25.014015
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 76.06573 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 405.4417 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 46.883472 Gal
    Bulk density 1.3694817 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 141.6496 kgC/ha
    Clay % 4.5838413 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 2.588 my
    Lithology - fertility 6.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 1.294 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 0.11193429 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.41296428 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 96.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.765
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.745
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.22
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.325
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 37.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.92
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 11715.88 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 56.42834 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 111.2608 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.8335366
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 20.46103 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 1056.274 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 10.37725 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.73333335 m
    Soil pedality 1.8335366
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 1.8333334
    Topographic wetness index 4.46054
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity 43000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 114.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.63428 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 60.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 2.46386
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.17596918 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.560869 m
    Topographic roughness 58.46867 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3093652 %
    Valley bottom % 12.5 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 3.984354
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.0632 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 44.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.1504 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 72.22581 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 32.48387 Day