Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2139965A

PreservedSpecimen of Tragus australianus recorded on 1966-07-21

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalogue Number MEL 2139965A
Occurrence ID fd0972f4-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Walsh, N.G.
Identified date 1988-10-06
Collector Willis, J.H.
Collecting number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1988-10-06
Identification ID f91d0b8a-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1966-07-21
Supplied as year:1966  month:7  day:21 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 202
Event ID 387520fb-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Poaceae | Tragus
Scientific name Tragus australianus
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Tragus
Species Tragus australianus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship S.T.Blake
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area MacDonnell (S)
Locality S bank of Finke River near Mount Sonder.
Habitat Ironstone rise.
Latitude -23.7500000000
Longitude 132.6667000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality S bank of Finke River near Mount Sonder.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 25000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID 9d80f20e-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 132° 40' E
Verbatim latitude 23° 45' S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q6041421
recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q6135471

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Central Australian Freshwater
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Great Sandy-Tanami-Central Ranges Desert
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Managed resource protected areas
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    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 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions MacDonnell Ranges
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions MacDonnell Ranges P1
    IBRA 7 Regions MacDonnell Ranges
    IBRA 7 Subregions McDonnell
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Central Ranges Xeric Scrub
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Acacia shrubland (mulga) (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    River Regions DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Local Government Areas 2011 MacDonnell (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Tanami
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MACDONNELL REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 378
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 708
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TANAMI
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ALICE SPRINGS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WEST MACDONNELL RANGES
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TJUWANPA OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) APATULA
    PSMA Localities (2018) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote 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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) STUART
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) STUART
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) LJIRAPINTA WARD
    Statistical Local Areas MacDonnell (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Amadeus Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Australian Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Central Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mulga (Acacia aneura) woodlands and shrublands +/- tussock grass +/- forbs
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Acacia open woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia open woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.177
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.4496
    Endemism 0.0117163025
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.011739416
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 527.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2079496 index
    Species Richness 241.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.075818844
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 119.31 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 20.553333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 2.62 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.76772934
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.29626554
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 31.231667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 15.363334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 32.79001 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.092621446
    Aridity index - month max 0.1495366
    Aridity index - month min 0.05381122
    Evaporation - annual mean 242.1858 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 6999.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 380.5214 mm
    Evaporation - month min 111.23386 mm
    Evaporation - variability 35.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 61.591507 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 46.804092 %
    Humidity - month max relative 79.534874 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 57.791756 %
    Humidity - month min relative 39.625484 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 39.625484 %
    Precipitation - annual 265.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 296.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 22.489218 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.4038881
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 25.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7631579
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 58.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.30508474
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 126.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 39.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 131.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 22.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.681667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 13.310833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 36.112946 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 33.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.44 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.19 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.09
    Temperature - warmest month min 21.52 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 130.21124 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 287.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 46.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 11.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 40.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 38.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 106.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 36.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 106.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 211.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 326.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 38.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 129.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 158.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 149.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6012.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 364.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 281.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 281.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 7.854559 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.25612497 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 796982.6 m
    Remoteness index 13.523108
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 72.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 430.0 %
    Runoff - average 611.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 12.030362
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 56.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4757277 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.22481906 %
    Clay % 36.61033 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 90.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.1
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.13
    Nutrient status 1.4 index
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 2.9859154
    Water holding capacity 56000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 13.458294
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.11453 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 283.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 132.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 633.0 m
    Elevation 639.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.244359 degrees
    Topographic relief 17.06775 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.736249 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1506 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 29.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 55.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 25.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 20.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0111 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 23.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2955 NDVI