Occurrence record: CANB:CANB 713509.1

PreservedSpecimen of Melastoma affine recorded on 1922-11-01

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 713509.1
Occurrence ID CANB:CANB:CANB 713509.1
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Whiffin, T.
Identified date 1990-06
Collector Brass, L.J.
Record number 224
Reproductive condition flowers, fertile
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Collection code CANB
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1990-06

Event

Collecting date 1922-11-01
Supplied date "1922-11"
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 Northern Territory
Locality Roper Gulf (S)
Locality Redbank Creek.
Latitude -16.9833000000
Longitude 137.9833000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 25000.0
Georeference protocol topo
Verbatim coordinates 16,59,,S,137,59,,E
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 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
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Gulf Plains
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Doomadgee Plains
    IBRA 7 Regions Gulf Plains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Doomadgee Plains
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Carpentaria Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Temperature and moisture are more seasonal strongly developed wet and dry seasons and the growing season is shorter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SETTLEMENT CREEK
    River Regions SETTLEMENT CREEK
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    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
    LGA Boundaries (deprecated) Gulf
    Local Government Areas Roper Gulf (S)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BARKLY
    Statistical Local Areas Roper Gulf (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Carpentaria Lowlands Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Carpentaria Fall Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Gulf Fall
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    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 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Beef numbers 799016.0 dse
    Dairy numbers 0.0 dse
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 0.0 $/ha
    Sheep numbers 0.0 dse
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4658
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.0821
    Endemism 0.0029110026
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0032100708
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1.308642 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.39506173 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.324385
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.1516218
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.0018635193
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 229.56625 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 292.54 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 177.39 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.28 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.3 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 58.933273 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 69.09268 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 52.52699 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 72.746666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.42 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.4152138
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 4.430968 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -3.7173548 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 191.54828
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.3898126
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 145.28741
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 265.23 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -156.81958 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -275.86002 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 34.920013 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 27.02 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 21.171667 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 16.58 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.969166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.97 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.680023 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 13.87 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 29.35 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.7599792 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 3.8700256 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 16.170013 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 12.999166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.7200012 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -3.5999756 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 9.350006 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.55 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 26.02 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.33591136
    Aridity index - month max 1.3043479
    Aridity index - month min 0.00463355
    Evaporation - annual mean 223.54768 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17655.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 293.54712 mm
    Evaporation - month min 170.24713 mm
    Evaporation - variability 20.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.31 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.1 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 73.19042 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 58.29385 %
    Humidity - month max relative 83.67539 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 68.502594 %
    Humidity - month min relative 52.068237 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 52.068237 %
    Precipitation - annual 852.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 931.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index 0.62577623
    Precipitation - annual mean 71.5 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 12.098361
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 13.3
    Precipitation - autumn 234.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 16.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.31759655
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 2.315444 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -4.7354836 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 121.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 67.875
    Precipitation - spring 73.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season -0.2635405
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.12
    Precipitation - spring reliability 16.0 %
    Precipitation - summer 544.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season 1.8667754
    Precipitation - summer or winter season 59.444443
    Precipitation - summer reliability 43.0 %
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 493.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 234.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 63.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 666.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter reliability 1.0 %
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -152.04768 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -273.54712 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 54.600006 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 17.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 19.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 27.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 16.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 27.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 21.191668 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 16.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 15.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 20.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.395 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.265833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 27.300018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 12.35 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 12.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 27.53 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.54 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 45.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 3.130005 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 3.5899963 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 16.269989 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 7.471197 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 13.129163 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min 2.908864 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -2.710022 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -3.8099976 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 9.459991 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.28 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 39.731815 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.2
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.35 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.5 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 1.0884047 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 1.1772722 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 1.648833 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 1.6253865 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.6086197 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.92171955 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 147.00014 km/day
    Wind run - month max 172.20006 km/day
    Wind run - month min 120.07071 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 2.574677 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.9417496 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.45 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 3.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 3.7 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 3.7 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 2.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 2.2 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 884.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 120.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 349.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 272.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 623.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 265.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 207.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 145.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 105.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3492.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 352.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 301.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 293.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.3584689 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.014142135 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 53434.73 m
    Remoteness index 18.0
    Fire
    Fire frequency 2.0 frequency
    Time since last burn 8.0 years
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 687.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 109.0 %
    Runoff - average 4408.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Age 25.547125 years
    Age - prime group 25.76388 Count
    Disadvantaged 707.5747 points (mean=1000)
    Education - degrees 3.9104722 %
    Education - vocational training 12.2497425 %
    Employment 22.09321 %
    Home ownership 42.51728 %
    Income - high 16.125134 %
    Income - low 15.262824 %
    Internet 15.951837 %
    Population - change -29.43297 count
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Unemployment rate 2.692146 %
    Work force - older 21.017803 Count
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.3235505
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.0018635193
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 140.61453 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 39.35571 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.1818221 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -0.059892822 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 29.119543
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 0.16771673
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 81.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.31 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 11.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 44.59562 Gal
    Bulk density 1.4393878 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 0.2175969 %
    Carbon store pre-European 21.76143 kgC/ha
    Clay % 6.492347 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.33194998
    Crop factor - month max 0.9
    Crop factor - month min 0.00463355
    Erodibility 13.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Erosivity 6452.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 2.588 my
    Lithology - fertility 2.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 1.294 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 0.11193429 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.41296428 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 62.0 nT
    Moisture - average 34.0 %
    Moisture - variability 13.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.36
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.02
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.95
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.0
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.01
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 111.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.56
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 1831.012 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 25.34445 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 36.78218 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 0.0
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 6.715381 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 379.02713 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 4.627177 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 4.490452
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water deficit - month max 138.87817 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 42.29181 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity 55000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 139.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -1.2812196 MPa
    Water potential - month max -0.17237033 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 29.875498
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 0.4170195
    Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.12317 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 24.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 86.833336 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 34.0 m
    Elevation 30.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 1.483313
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.21930483 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.90271 m
    Topographic roughness 3.233891 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2139507 %
    Valley bottom % 87.5 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 3.790508
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2889 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 59.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0144 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 52.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6208 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 49.0 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 50.77778 Day