Occurrence record: Victorian Biodiversity Atlas - 6644765.00

HumanObservation of Cynodon dactylon var. pulchellus | Native Couch recorded on 2010-05-04

Dataset

Data resource Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
Catalog number 6644765.00
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Hill, A. Andrew
Supplied as "Andrew Hill"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
State conservation Victoria: Poorly Known
Sampling protocol Species List for Defined Area
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2010-05-04
Supplied date "04-05-2010"
Sampling protocol Species List for Defined Area
Date precision Day
Event ID 488

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cynodon dactylon var. pulchellus
Taxon rank variety
Common name Native Couch
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Cynodon
Species Cynodon dactylon
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Benth.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality Melton (S)
Locality Mount Cottrell Recreation Reserve
Latitude -37.7615
Longitude 144.6326
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 100.0
Location ID 6916
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

nvis gf Other grass
project id 3759.0
quadid etc 2108
vic lf Medium to tiny non-tufted graminoid
victorian advisory list description Poorly known
dataset version date 30/12/2016
site accuracy km 0.1
site modification date 28-07-2016
taxon modification date 16-09-2010

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2014 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2015 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Port Phillip and Western Port
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions Southern Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 WERRIBEE RIVER
    River Regions WERRIBEE RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Gorton
    Local Government Areas 2011 Melton (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Melton Bal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MELTON CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 10
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1286
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER MELBOURNE
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ROCKBANK - MOUNT COTTRELL
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MELTON - BACCHUS MARSH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MELBOURNE - WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GORTON
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) GORTON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MELTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MELTON
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) MOUNT COTTRELL
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WESTERN METROPOLITAN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) CAMBRIDGE WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Melton (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Otway Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qbn
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West Victorian Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Built-up
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tussock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Temperate tussock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tussock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3839264.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.2854
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.6883
    Endemism 0.0038804822
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.005212289
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4964
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 13463.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.82096 index
    Species Richness 945.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.46031052
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 40.44 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 38.92917 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 30.17 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3653791
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.36194408
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.905 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.2925 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.710022 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.57281935
    Aridity index - month max 1.1366198
    Aridity index - month min 0.20017616
    Evaporation - annual mean 105.62986 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 10702.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 198.0444 mm
    Evaporation - month min 32.993286 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.23 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.27147 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.1204 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.46497 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.5785 %
    Humidity - month min relative 63.175953 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 63.175953 %
    Precipitation - annual 505.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 523.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 45.13626 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.08285377
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 119.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 37.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 111.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.262524
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2604731
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 117.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 58.920902 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 167.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.461666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.9875 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.649902 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.97 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 24.9 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.33
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.53 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 259.93735 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 558.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 129.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 35.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 120.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 14.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 120.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 58.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 165.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 139.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 208.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 46.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 91.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 187.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3756.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 254.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 187.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 132.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.2012461 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.049999997 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 10824.175 m
    Remoteness index 0.50983196
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 314.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 129.0 %
    Runoff - average 561.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 69.70291
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 44.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.63 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4274731 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.0660996 %
    Clay % 52.994602 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 12.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.51
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.77
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 4.3340683
    Water holding capacity 23000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 79.45055
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.07664 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 58.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 100.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 158.0 m
    Elevation 143.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.667419 degrees
    Topographic relief 39.80893 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.636846 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2609 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 43.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 9.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 53.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 38.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0298 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 45.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5066 NDVI