Occurrence record: JCT:JCT-S14315.1

PreservedSpecimen of Carex breviscapa recorded on 1985-11-01

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource JCT AVH data
Institution James Cook University
Supplied institution code "JCT"
Collection James Cook University Herbarium
Supplied collection code "JCT"
Catalogue Number JCT-S14315.1
Occurrence ID JCT:JCT:JCT-S14315.1
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Godwin, M.|Storch, D.
Supplied as "Godwin, M. | Storch, D."
Collecting number C2897
State conservation Queensland: Vulnerable wildlife
Occurrence remarks Habitat: Boulder-strewn open section of creek bank in very high rainfall area.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1985-11-01
Supplied date "1985-11"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Carex breviscapa
Supplied scientific name "Carex breviscapa C.B.Clarke"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Carex
Species Carex breviscapa
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship C.B.Clarke

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Cairns (R)
Locality Platypus Creek, at the head of Mossman River, Mossman, Qld
Latitude -16.4333000000
Longitude 145.2500000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum elevation in metres 1050
Maximum elevation in metres 1050
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Verbatim coordinates 16,26,,S,145,15,,E
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Daintree
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Daintree
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Daintree
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    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 - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Queensland Tropical Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Daintree IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2014 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2015 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Wet Tropics
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Wet Tropics
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Daintree - Bloomfield
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Daintree-Bloomfield
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: no dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Rainforest (tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MOSSMAN RIVER
    River Regions MOSSMAN RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Leichhardt
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Eastern Kuku Yalanji & Ergon
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cairns (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Douglas
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 DOUGLAS SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Eastern Kuku Yalanji People
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Eastern Kuku Yalanji People QCD2007/002
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 96
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 844
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DAINTREE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) PORT DOUGLAS - DAINTREE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAIRNS - FAR NORTH COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MOSSMAN - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) SYNDICATE
    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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Cairns (R) - Douglas
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pgw10
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cooktown Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Rainforests and Vine Thickets
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Warm Temperate Rainforest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Rainforests and vine thickets
    Vegetation types - present Rainforest and vine thickets

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4148781.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5241
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.7849
    Endemism 0.076093726
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.08242793
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 8440.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.4011064 index
    Species Richness 1520.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 21.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.97517884
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 124.5 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 157.35834 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 27.31 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.23910888
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.1606839
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.3375 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 16.714167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 16.059998 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.4070721
    Aridity index - month max 3.6172338
    Aridity index - month min 0.251749
    Evaporation - annual mean 132.30835 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 28621.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 184.9489 mm
    Evaporation - month min 87.41495 mm
    Evaporation - variability 14.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.74 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.25 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.494545 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 71.423325 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.58025 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.27887 %
    Humidity - month min relative 61.9828 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 61.9828 %
    Precipitation - annual 2427.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 2015.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 175.67833 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.8237646
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 177.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 46.560703 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 125.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.27164543
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 83.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.6677551
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 875.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 424.06378 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 112.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1141.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 22.94 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 14.266666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 16.199982 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 10.36 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 12.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 16.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.53 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 26.82 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.87
    Temperature - warmest month min 17.52 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 22.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 180.1089 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1531.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 102.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 24.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 84.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 86.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 784.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 323.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 905.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 203.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 173.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 113.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 168.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 176.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 58.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2418.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 286.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 229.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 225.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.16 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.092195444 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 15343.9 m
    Remoteness index 4.1403246
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 843.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 140.0 %
    Runoff - average 5798.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 1083.95 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 4.3088784 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 21.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.7 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 11.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4107143 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.3983288 %
    Clay % 42.843987 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 40.76923 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.82
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.85 index
    Ph - soil 7.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 3.7
    Water holding capacity 30000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.53447 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 227.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 621.4583 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 1007.0 m
    Elevation 992.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 6.7569375 degrees
    Topographic relief 90.3479 m
    Topographic slope (%) 6.069731 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5069 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 89.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0028 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 5.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 86.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 15.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6802 NDVI