Occurrence record: NSW:NSW 167051

PreservedSpecimen of Melastoma affine recorded on 1898-10-01

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource NSW AVH data
Institution The Royal Botanic Gardens & Domain Trust
Supplied institution code "NSW"
Collection National Herbarium of New South Wales
Supplied collection code "NSW"
Catalogue Number NSW 167051
Occurrence ID NSW:NSW:NSW 167051
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Whiffin, T.P.
Identified date 1990-06
Collector Forsyth, W.
Reproductive condition buds | flowers
Establishment means native
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1990-06

Event

Collecting date 1898-10-01
Supplied date "1898-10"
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 issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship D.Don

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Locality Tweed Heads.
Latitude -28.1916666992
Supplied as: "-28.1916667000"
Longitude 153.525
Supplied as: "153.5250000000"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Verbatim locality Tweed Heads.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Verbatim coordinates 28,11,30,S,153,31,30,E,GDA94
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    GER Border Ranges GER Border Ranges
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2015 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North Coast
    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 North Coast
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Southern Coastal Lowlands
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 7 Subregions Sunshine Coast-Gold Coast Lowlands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Warmer and wetter end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: no dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 TWEED RIVER
    River Regions TWEED RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Richmond
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TWEED SHIRE COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions North Coast
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) RICHMOND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) RICHMOND
    PSMA Localities (2018) TWEED HEADS SOUTH
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TWEED
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Proserpine Region
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Toowoomba Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes, lagoons
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Freshwater, dams, lakes, lagoons or aquatic plants
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.4148657E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus -21.904568 t/ha
    Potassium -21.787376 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5063
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0996
    Endemism 0.029265705
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.03658572
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3794
    Migratory species (2008) 20.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 88889.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.251203 index
    Species Richness 2854.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 20.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.1687216
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 65.11 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 130.70334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 42.72 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.4837888
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.0629907
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.856667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 16.770834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.47998 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.2147126
    Aridity index - month max 1.9360082
    Aridity index - month min 0.45032588
    Evaporation - annual mean 122.500435 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 183.15471 mm
    Evaporation - month min 70.62736 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.45 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.75 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.34 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 79.707146 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.19373 %
    Humidity - month max relative 82.78117 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.608246 %
    Humidity - month min relative 69.74976 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 69.74976 %
    Precipitation - annual 1658.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1651.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 140.22511 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.57639873
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 248.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 55.471245 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 188.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.49374816
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 41.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.0216352
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 573.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 242.1977 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 53.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 613.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 26.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 24.43 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 15.150833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.074493 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 9.25 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 9.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 15.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.06 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.13
    Temperature - warmest month min 20.09 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 23.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 222.98164 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.02 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.03605551 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2918.618 m
    Remoteness index 0.0
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 99.15612 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 5.91 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 22.611996 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.073186666 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.54668266 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 367.22775 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 74.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.27 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 23.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4265642 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 10.550972 %
    Clay % 34.189663 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 53.333332 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.92
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.1 index
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 3.0759776
    Water holding capacity 56000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.14308 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 277.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 82.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Elevation 12.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.5213793 degrees
    Topographic relief 20.03329 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.178048 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0782 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 38.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 22.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 39.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 39.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0236 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4622 NDVI