Occurrence record: Victorian Biodiversity Atlas - 6644407.00

HumanObservation of Cynodon dactylon var. dactylon | Couch recorded on 2011-01-18

Dataset

Data resource Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
Catalog number 6644407.00
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Hill, A. Andrew
Supplied as "Andrew Hill"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Sampling protocol Species List for Defined Area
Establishment means Introduced
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2011-01-18
Supplied date "18-01-2011"
Sampling protocol Species List for Defined Area
Date precision Day
Event ID 481

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cynodon dactylon var. dactylon
Taxon rank variety
Common name Couch
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Cynodon
Species Cynodon dactylon
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (L.) Pers.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality Melton (S)
Locality Proposed Ravenhall Railway Precinct
Latitude -37.7576
Longitude 144.7289
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 100.0
Location ID 691643
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

nvis gf Other grass
project id 3759.0
quadid etc 2603
vic lf Medium to tiny non-tufted graminoid
dataset version date 30/12/2016
site accuracy km 0.1
site modification date 28-07-2016
taxon modification date 16-09-2010

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2014 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2015 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Port Phillip and Western Port
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Three practices equal
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions Southern Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 WERRIBEE RIVER
    River Regions WERRIBEE RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Gorton
    Local Government Areas 2011 Melton (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Melton - East
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MELTON CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 10
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1286
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER MELBOURNE
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ROCKBANK - MOUNT COTTRELL
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MELTON - BACCHUS MARSH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MELBOURNE - WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GORTON
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) GORTON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MELTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MELTON
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) RAVENHALL
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WESTERN METROPOLITAN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WESTERN METROPOLITAN
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) CAMBRIDGE WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Melton (S) - East
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Otway Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qbn
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West Victorian Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tussock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Temperate tussock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3839264.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.2854
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.6883
    Endemism 0.005033122
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.006338834
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4964
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 28131.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.788887 index
    Species Richness 1232.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.45366037
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 41.89 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 39.079998 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 30.62 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3034579
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.3006853
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.1375 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.664166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.51001 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.56741995
    Aridity index - month max 1.1205972
    Aridity index - month min 0.203595
    Evaporation - annual mean 107.98758 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 11616.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 201.38019 mm
    Evaporation - month min 33.91049 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.24 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.55512 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 72.328415 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.64997 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.96069 %
    Humidity - month min relative 62.37402 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 62.37402 %
    Precipitation - annual 532.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 525.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 45.75 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.071428575
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 121.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 112.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2290076
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.22727273
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 117.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 59.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 164.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.823334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.2725 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.22 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.27 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.33
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.84 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 266.11887 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 556.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 127.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 35.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 121.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 14.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 121.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 59.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 165.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 143.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 209.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 49.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 94.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 192.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3811.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 258.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 192.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 135.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.058309518 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.15 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.058309518 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 9154.142 m
    Remoteness index 0.048761953
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 448.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 124.0 %
    Runoff - average 688.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 69.600105
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 44.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.63 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4274731 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.92010516 %
    Clay % 52.994602 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 12.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.5
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.77
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 4.3340683
    Water holding capacity 23000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 79.43828
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.14099 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 96.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 61.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 86.0 m
    Elevation 82.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.47549114 degrees
    Topographic relief 6.718887 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4886059 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2546 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 28.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 3.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 52.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 45.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0148 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 34.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.482 NDVI