Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 1507768A

PreservedSpecimen of Cynosurus cristatus | crested dogstail recorded on 1974-01-07

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium IPT
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection code National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 1507768A
Occurrence ID b4a313e4-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Beauglehole, A.C.
Collector Beauglehole, A.C.
Record number 43945
Reproductive condition flowers | fertile
Establishment means introduced
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification ID c566c01e-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1974-01-07
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cynosurus cristatus
Taxon rank species
Common name crested dogstail
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Cynosurus
Species Cynosurus cristatus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship L.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality Colac-Otway (S)
Locality Snowy Ridge Track, c. 6.5 km west of Apollo Bay.
Latitude -38.7500000000
Longitude 143.6000000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Snowy Ridge Track, c. 6.5 km west of Apollo Bay.
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Georeference sources K43
Georeferenced by compiler
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 143° 36' E
Verbatim latitude 38° 45' S

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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 7. Other methods
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2014 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2015 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2017 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Corangamite
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by cool burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Corangamite
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Otway Ranges
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Otway Ranges
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    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 (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Tall eucalypt forest (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 OTWAY COAST
    River Regions OTWAY COAST
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Corangamite
    Local Government Areas 2011 Colac-Otway (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Colac-Otway - South
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COLAC OTWAY SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 7
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1302
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) OTWAY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) COLAC - CORANGAMITE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WARRNAMBOOL AND SOUTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) CORANGAMITE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) CORANGAMITE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) SOUTH-WEST CENTRAL VICTORIA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CORANGAMITE - GOLDEN PLAINS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) APOLLO BAY
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner 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 (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) COLAC OTWAY SHIRE
    Statistical Local Areas Colac-Otway (S) - South
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Otway Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Kso
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 South Victorian Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Rainforests and Vine Thickets
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt tall open forests
    Vegetation types - present Unknown/no data

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 9808116.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5636
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8797
    Endemism 0.019499203
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.024657318
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 20206.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.025885 index
    Species Richness 2027.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.083353
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 48.77 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 87.941666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 46.46 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.215609
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2146988
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 17.9475 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.0625 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 16.070007 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.5663078
    Aridity index - month max 3.6631444
    Aridity index - month min 0.31426597
    Evaporation - annual mean 96.36285 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 18027.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 184.81822 mm
    Evaporation - month min 32.965176 mm
    Evaporation - variability 6.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.39 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 88.36428 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 82.04033 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.847626 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 87.50081 %
    Humidity - month min relative 74.45579 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 74.45579 %
    Precipitation - annual 1538.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1169.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 99.25293 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.5696084
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 410.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 58.082077 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 181.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1021813
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 31.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.10182694
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 181.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 141.91913 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 35.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 410.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 49.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 16.338333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.415833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 16.463074 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.28 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.35 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.98
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.94 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 22.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 16.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 9.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 191.965 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1161.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 404.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 49.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 164.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 32.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 164.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 146.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 404.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 166.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 58.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 92.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 80.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 171.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3010.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 224.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 171.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 92.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.04472136 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.1118034 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3600.1538 m
    Remoteness index 2.7762063
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 7390.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 11.0 %
    Runoff - average 14963.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 2.2 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 108.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.11 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 28.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5722171 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.6088328 %
    Clay % 38.996178 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 43.75 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.82
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.7 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 2.9266055
    Water holding capacity 47000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.74356 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 163.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 386.20834 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 81.0 m
    Elevation 167.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.4608097 degrees
    Topographic relief 141.3782 m
    Topographic slope (%) 6.770835 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4332 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 89.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 27.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 73.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0417 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 5.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 85.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 19.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8258 NDVI