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Occurrence record: Herbrecs:BRI AQ0863659

Preserved specimen of Cenchrus spinifex Cav. | Spiny Burr Grass recorded on 2010-01-24
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Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource BRI AVH Data and Images
Institution code Queensland Department of Environment and Science
Supplied institution code "BRI"
Collection Queensland Herbarium
Supplied collection code "Herbrecs"
Catalog number BRI AQ0863659
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:0863659
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Collector 1.  Eddie, C.   2.  Hancock, L.  
Supplied as "Eddie, C.;Hancock, L."
Record number CPE1893
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present

Event

Occurrence date 2010-01-24
Event remarks Uncommon at site. Grass to 0.2m high growing in dry creek bed.
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Poaceae | Cenchrus
Scientific name Cenchrus spinifex
Identified to rank species
Common name Spiny Burr Grass
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Cenchrus
Species Cenchrus spinifex
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Cav.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Queensland, Maranoa
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality 'Saddler Springs', at Clyde Creek crossing beside homestead, Carnarvon Range, SCQ.
Habitat
Supplied as "Angophora floribunda, Eucalyptus tereticornis, Casuarina cunninghamiana, Melaleuca viminalis fringing woodland. Watercourse. Sandy substrate."
Latitude -25.131944
Supplied as: "-25.1319444444"
Longitude 148.131111
Supplied as: "148.1311111111"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Georeference protocol GPS
County Maranoa
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    NRM Regions 2010 Border Rivers Maranoa-Balonne
    NRM Regions 2017 Maranoa Balonne and Border Rivers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Maranoa Balonne and Border Rivers
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 7 Subregions Carnarvon Ranges
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Local Government Areas 2011 Maranoa (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Booringa
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MARANOA REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 910
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ROMA REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DARLING DOWNS (WEST) - MARANOA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) DARLING DOWNS - MARANOA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MARANOA
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MARANOA - ROMA - MITCHELL
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MARANOA EXC. ROMA AND MITCHELL
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOOWOOMBA - ROMA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WARREGO
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Unresolved Tenure
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 797.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 99.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 82.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 53.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 349.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 32.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 351.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 22.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 13.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.8
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 25.0 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 18.266666 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.42
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.54
    Elevation 675.0 m