Occurrence record: BioNet Atlas of NSW Wildlife:SPJGI6827894

Human observation of Melichrus urceolatus R.Br. | Urn Heath recorded on 2021-06-22

Dataset

Data partner Department of Planning, Industry and Environment representing the State of New South Wales
Data resource NSW BioNet Atlas
Institution code Supplied institution code "NSW Dept of Planning, Industry and Environment"
Collection Supplied collection code "BioNet Atlas of NSW Wildlife"
Catalog number SPJGI6827894
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:NSW Dept of Planning, Industry and Environment:BioNet Atlas of NSW Wildlife:SPJGI6827894
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Collector OGTW17042600
Rights CC-BY 4.0
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Rights holder NSW Dept of Planning, Industry and Environment
Language en
Establishment means Alive in NSW, Native
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Owner institution code NSW Dept of Planning, Industry and Environment
Sampling protocol Floristic Data
Bibliographic citation BioNet Atlas of NSW Wildlife 8/09/2021 1:00 AM +10:00
Country conservation Not Listed
Information withheld The following fields have been withheld and are only available to licensed or OEH staff: locality, locationRemarks, occurrenceRemarks
Data generalizations The observer name has been changed to a unique User ID
Dataset / Survey name StateForestsEEC Vegetation Survey
Dataset 3185
Occurrence remarks occurrenceRemarks withheld
State conservation New South Wales: Not Listed

Event

Occurrence date 2021-06-22
Sampling protocol Floristic Data
Event remarks Actual location given is fenced within private lands and underscrubbed - maybe leased from Forestry? This area (moved) shows limited damage from fence construction but appears relatively intact
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Melichrus urceolatus
Identified to rank species
Common name Urn Heath
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Supplied as "Flora"
Order Ericales
Supplied as "Flora"
Family Ericaceae
Genus Melichrus
Species Melichrus urceolatus
Scientific name ID 2646
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship R.Br.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICBN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Supplied as: "NSW"
Locality locality withheld
Latitude -31.42701202860574
Supplied as: "-31.427012169"
Longitude 151.22045399999996
Supplied as: "151.220454233"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Location remarks locationRemarks withheld
Coordinate precision 0.000000001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10.0
Georeference protocol GPS
County TAMWORTH REGIONAL
Northing 6521703
Terrestrial true
Zone 56
Easting 330863
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Location ID LKAI21082802

Additional properties

ibra New England Tablelands (NSW)
ibrasubregion New England Tablelands - Walcha Plateau
lls North West
available 2021-09-06T11:26:54.46+10:00
botanical division Northern Tablelands
map sheet number 9135 - NUNDLE
observation type Floristics Record from Systematic Flora Survey
protected in nsw false
sensitivity class Not Sensitive
sort order 9655
state forest HANGING ROCK
status Valid and accepted without modification

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    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 - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Hunter Analysis Mask GER Hunter Analysis Mask
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Forestry
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Montane
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW17
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units New England Fold Belt (GS37)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) New England Fold Belt MDB (GS37)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW14
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Namoi
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS21
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Namoi
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys NAMOI
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones montane
    NRM Regions 2010 Namoi
    NRM Regions 2014 North West NSW
    NRM Regions 2015 North West NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 North West NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North West NSW
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North West NSW
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions New England Tablelands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Walcha Plateau
    IBRA 7 Regions New England Tablelands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Walcha Plateau
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Most plant growth in summer, although summers are moisture limiting. Temperature limits growth in winter
    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 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions NAMOI RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries New England
    Local Government Areas 2011 Tamworth Regional (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Tamworth Regional - Pt B
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TAMWORTH REGIONAL COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Bigambul, Githabul, Kambuwal, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Kwiambul, Ngarabal
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Barapa Barapa, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Githabul, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Guwamu (Kooma), Kambuwal, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Maraura, Murrawarri, Mutthi Mutthi, Nari Nari, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wail
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
    NSW Local Land Services Regions North West
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 30
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 6017
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TAMWORTH REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TAMWORTH - GUNNEDAH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NEW ENGLAND AND NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) NEW ENGLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) NEW ENGLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TAMWORTH
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TAMWORTH - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) DUNCANS CREEK
    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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TAMWORTH
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Tamworth Regional (A) - Pt B
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pgcd
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cunningham Slopes
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Savannas
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Multiple Use Forest
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3910963.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.015442 t/ha
    Potassium 0.061491 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6943
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.7202
    Endemism 0.010762907
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.012355156
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2798.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.5877905 index
    Species Richness 579.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.53539467
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 63.48 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 71.7125 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 42.42 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.4356993
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.43295792
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 22.441668 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.461667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.040009 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.73346
    Aridity index - month max 1.5799147
    Aridity index - month min 0.41808173
    Evaporation - annual mean 123.94399 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 19472.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 217.56137 mm
    Evaporation - month min 46.87598 mm
    Evaporation - variability 14.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.1 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.33 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.09167 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 66.90429 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.943054 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.173996 %
    Humidity - month min relative 56.194378 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 56.194378 %
    Precipitation - annual 863.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 945.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 74.95557 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.28075707
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 228.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 50.03106 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 166.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3761102
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.3739122
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 295.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 102.042244 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 309.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 30.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 20.2175 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 6.735 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 26.19223 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 0.38 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 0.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 7.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.11 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.75
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.14 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 20.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 19.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 138.75558 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 892.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 197.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 50.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 178.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 23.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 293.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 119.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 293.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 132.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 0.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 68.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 136.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4882.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 193.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 193.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.449965 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.080622576 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 74240.375 m
    Remoteness index 3.7897198
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 689.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 187.0 %
    Runoff - average 493.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.2 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.23202
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 62.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3590083 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 3.6862977 %
    Clay % 44.737602 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 53.333332 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.68
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.96
    Nutrient status 2.05 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 3.570248
    Water holding capacity 32500.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.32848 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 290.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 585.9583 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 857.0 m
    Elevation 724.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 4.3274565 degrees
    Topographic relief 175.9117 m
    Topographic slope (%) 11.70583 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4102 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 65.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 39.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 61.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0642 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 69.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 16.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7174 NDVI