Occurrence record: CANB:CANB 288292.1

PreservedSpecimen of Melastoma affine recorded on 1979-01-13

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research
Supplied institution code "CANB"
Collection code Australian National Herbarium
Catalog number CANB 288292.1
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Whiffin, T.
Identified date 1990-06
Collector Sharpe, P.R.
Record number 2503
Reproductive condition buds, fertile
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence remarks Spreading shrub to 1.5 m high.
Occurrence status present
Collection code CANB
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1990-06

Event

Collecting date 1979-01-13
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Melastoma affine
Supplied scientific name "Melastoma affine D.Don"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Myrtales
Family Melastomataceae
Genus Melastoma
Species Melastoma affine
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship D.Don

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Locality Eagers Swamp, Moreton Island.
Habitat Large closed sedgeland of Baumea rubiginosa, Lepironia articulata, Empodia minus, etc. Sandy peaty soil.
Latitude -26.15
Longitude 153.4333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1000.0
Georeference protocol unknown
Verbatim coordinates 26,9,,S,153,26,,E
Biome Marine
Country code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Keppel Islands & Capricorn Bunker Reefs, Souther GBR
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Tweed-Moreton
    Marine
    Contiguous Zone Contiguous Zone
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 7.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.533
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.4378
    Endemism 0.022505822
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3794
    Occurrence Density 0.024691358 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.012345679 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 23347.287 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 34.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.013289 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -59.009884 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.57 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.69 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 2.24 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.6766 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.26 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.51 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.28 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 23.6 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.94 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.96 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 20.77 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 26.46 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 23.742937 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.052105285 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.27257425 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 4.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -58.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.11251904 degrees