Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 0675801A

PreservedSpecimen of Galaxaura obtusata recorded on 1898-11-01

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 0675801A
Occurrence ID 5238e764-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Huisman, J.M.
Identified date 2001-10
Collector White
Supplied as "White, Mr"
Collecting number 204
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2001-10
Identification ID 2f65038d-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1898-11-01
Supplied date "1898-11"
Date precision Day
Event ID 6d10dbd2-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Biliphyta | Rhodophyta | Eurhodophytina | Florideophyceae | Nemaliophycidae | Nemaliales | Galaxauraceae | Galaxaura
Scientific name Galaxaura obtusata
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Rhodophyta
Class Florideophyceae
Order Nemaliales
Family Galaxauraceae
Genus Galaxaura
Species Galaxaura obtusata
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (J.Ellis & Sol.) J.V.Lamour.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Local government area Geraldton-Greenough (C)
Locality Geraldton.
Latitude -28.7667000000
Longitude 114.6167000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Geraldton.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID b6a62c27-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 114° 37' E
Verbatim latitude 28° 46' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southwestern Australia Forests and Scrub
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Agricultural
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Agricultural
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Agricultural
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Agricultural Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Agricultural Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Agricultural Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Pilbara
    IBRA 6 Regions Geraldton Sandplains
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Geraldton Hills
    IBRA 7 Regions Geraldton Sandplains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Geraldton Hills
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southwest Australia Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia "Mediterranean" climate, but with drier cooler winters and less growth than Classic "Mediterranean" climate
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: distinctly dry summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Pilbara-Gascoyne
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 GREENOUGH RIVER
    River Regions GREENOUGH RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions South-West
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Houtman
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Durack
    Local Government Areas 2011 Geraldton-Greenough (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Geraldton
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF GREATER GERALDTON
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Yamatji Nation WCD2020/001
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 70
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3585
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GERALDTON
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MID WEST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (SOUTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) GERALDTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GERALDTON - CENTRAL
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) GERALDTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) GERALDTON
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 20,000 TO 49,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) GERALDTON
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) AGRICULTURAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) GERALDTON, AG
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) GERALDTON
    PSMA Wards (2018) PORT WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Geraldton
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Carnarvon Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdct
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Western Coastlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Dandaragan Tablelands
    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 Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 7168296.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.4744
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.823
    Endemism 0.056362376
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.060311694
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 11.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 8751.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.8372545 index
    Species Richness 2427.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.25579825
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 98.03 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 32.2025 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 3.41 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5441954
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.82161236
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 26.910833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 15.1883335 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.399994 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.3208728
    Aridity index - month max 1.2289162
    Aridity index - month min 0.01190732
    Evaporation - annual mean 211.20276 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 357.72348 mm
    Evaporation - month min 88.12349 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.24 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 74.6329 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 69.5717 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.485916 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 73.750496 %
    Humidity - month min relative 64.81999 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 65.83859 %
    Precipitation - annual 442.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 423.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 36.78368 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -5.1516795
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 207.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.47706422
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 90.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.0754716
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 111.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 250.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 33.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 25.305 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 13.599167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 22.300018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 9.27 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 9.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 15.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.27 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.31
    Temperature - warmest month min 18.72 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 16.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 339.192 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 488.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 203.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 21.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 90.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 31.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 113.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 289.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 196.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 238.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 91.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 148.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 127.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 244.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3982.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 329.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 250.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 161.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.10816654 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.03162277 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.10816654 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.14035669 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 5855.1177 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 4.887036 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 21.125032 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.08286978 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.616419 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 75.47964
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 21.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.0866216 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 21.234234 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 97.5 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.3
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.78
    Nutrient status 1.4 index
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 1.936036
    Water holding capacity 21000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.36006 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 201.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 71.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 4.0 m
    Elevation 14.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.10442509 degrees
    Topographic relief 19.55631 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.066877 %
    Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 36.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 51.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 13.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr