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Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2522236A

Preserved specimen of Triraphis mollis R.Br. | Needle Grass recorded on 1990-10-04
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Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource National Herbarium of Victoria (MEL) AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2522236A
Occurrence ID a4b974e2-49a9-450c-9619-e12c1e0eb10e
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Brown, A.J.  
Identified date 1990-10-04
Collector Brown, A.J.  
Supplied as "Brown, A.J."
Record number 769
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rights holder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Identified by ID http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q33665234
recorded by ID http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q33665234|http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q33665234
Date identified 1990-10-04
Identification ID 76021b97-e27d-44d5-b749-f6a4d32370c4

Event

Event ID eafd3cb2-d0c3-4fd3-a569-17f10f313a32
Occurrence date 1990-10-04
Supplied as year:1990  month:10  day:4 
Date precision DAY
Start day of year 277

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Poaceae | Triraphis
Scientific name Triraphis mollis
Identified to rank species
Common name Needle Grass
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Triraphis
Species Triraphis mollis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship R.Br.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Kewarra Beach, near Palm Cove, N of Cairns.
Habitat
Supplied as "Beach reserve on foreshore; small trees with almost closed canopy, sparse undergrowth, sandy."
Latitude -16.752
Supplied as: "-16.7520000000"
Longitude 145.671
Supplied as: "145.6710000000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim locality Kewarra Beach, near Palm Cove, N of Cairns.
Min elevation 6.0
Max elevation 6.0
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Georeference protocol Google Earth
Georeferenced by Brown, A.J.
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 16.752° S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Continent OCEANIA
Supplied as Oceania
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 145.671° E
Verbatim SRS epsg:4326
Location ID 7eb55546-e36a-4c03-9d1b-dcb4c9c4838f

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    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
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Innisfail
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Innisfail
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture and temperature regime supports growth for 8���9 months of the year, with a 3���4 month dry season
    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
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cairns (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cairns - Northern Suburbs
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CAIRNS REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 1202
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 13706
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CLIFTON BEACH - KEWARRA BEACH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CAIRNS - NORTH
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) PALM COVE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 100,000 TO 249,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BARRON RIVER
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARRON RIVER
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) CAIRNS
    Statistical Local Areas Cairns (R) - Northern Suburbs
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qe
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cairns Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Cropland/natural vegetation mosaic
    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 Unresolved Tenure

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5378
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 5.0861
    Endemism 0.03706838
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.04485745
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6792
    Occurrence Density 29977.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.6401653 index
    Species Richness 2890.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.87612075
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 142.75072 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 159.4366 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 31.875713 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.24388966
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.0800002
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.351965 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.26393 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.781433 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1967.5 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 110.833336 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.8333335 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 97.666664 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 93.5 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 983.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 115.166664 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1203.8334 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.333334
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.733334 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 17.033333 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.65 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.9666667 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.483334 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.54 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.795
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.766666 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.583332 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.283333 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 320.66525 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.8 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2112.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 118.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 31.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 101.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 91.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 1066.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 443.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1311.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 249.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 149.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 168.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 216.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 86.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 222.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 57.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2282.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 317.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.05656854 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1618.639 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.067254 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 8.200002 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.167023 Degrees C
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.4042857 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 30.678572 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 49.090908 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.67333335
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.1333333 m
    Soil pedality 2.2142856
    Water holding capacity 33000.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.67587 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 588.8333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.443487 degrees
    Topographic relief 8.2753 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.388997 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.148 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 61.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0018 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5673 NDVI