Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2412213A

PreservedSpecimen of Sorghum plumosum recorded on 2017-03-08

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium IPT
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection code National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2412213A
Occurrence ID 7367009f-cfe9-4266-b6ff-f24c8c54e540
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Forster, P.I.
Identified date 2017-03
Collector Forster, P.I.
Record number 44578
Reproductive condition fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Occurrence remarks Very common at locality. Collections made with Western Yalanji traditional owners as part of the Quinkan Bush Blitz.
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2017-03
Identification ID 00d788bc-bd27-4b79-8750-fc8f1d4e6dc4

Event

Collecting date 2017-03-08
Date precision Day
Event remarks Bush Blitz 2017 Quinkan

Taxonomy

Scientific name Sorghum plumosum
Supplied scientific name "Sarga plumosum"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Sorghum
Supplied as "Sarga"
Species Sorghum plumosum
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (R.Br.) Spangler

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Locality Cook (S)
Locality Quinkan Reserve 1 (West Quinkan), S of Laura; Lot/Plan: 1/CP825797.
Habitat Sandstone plateau; low open woodland dominated by Corymbia nesophila, Eucalyptus tetrodonta and Erythrophleum chlorostachys, midstorey of Acacia spp. and Petalostigma banksii, grassy understorey with Themeda triandra dominating, skeletal sandy soils.
Latitude -15.7742779995
Supplied as: "-15.7742780000"
Longitude 144.3816361
Supplied as: "144.3816361000"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "EPSG:4283"
Verbatim coordinate system decimal degrees
Verbatim locality Quinkan Reserve 1 (West Quinkan), S of Laura; Lot/Plan: 1/CP825797.
Minimum elevation in meters 405
Maximum elevation in meters 405
Coordinate precision 0.0000001000
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1000.0
Verbatim SRS EPSG:4283
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 144.3816361° E
Verbatim latitude 15.774278° S

Additional properties

Parent event ID Bush Blitz 2017 Quinkan

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Other minimal uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2014 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2015 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Cape York
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Cape York
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Battle Camp Sandstones
    IBRA 7 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 7 Subregions Battle Camp Sandstones
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Cape York Peninsula Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 NORMANBY RIVER
    River Regions NORMANBY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Leichhardt
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Western Yalanji & Cook Shire Council
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cook (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cook
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Western Yalanji People #4
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Western Yalanji People #4 QCD2013/002
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 59
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 590
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CAPE YORK WILDERNESS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA Localities (2018) LAURA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Cook (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Jsgr
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cooktown Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, 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 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3087449.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4172
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.5379
    Endemism 0.022710413
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.023316443
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 448.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.1364098 index
    Species Richness 209.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.4830525
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 130.55 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 79.776665 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.87 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.20601106
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.766195
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 31.430834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 19.8475 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.910004 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.5502393
    Aridity index - month max 2.017712
    Aridity index - month min 0.030245446
    Evaporation - annual mean 168.7907 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 20351.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 237.56197 mm
    Evaporation - month min 119.35233 mm
    Evaporation - variability 21.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.32 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 78.804726 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 63.069233 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.071396 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 72.98872 %
    Humidity - month min relative 52.661243 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 52.661243 %
    Precipitation - annual 1010.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1022.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 88.10786 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 8.707593
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.36316836
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 117.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.7346426
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 501.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 280.5219 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 72.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 719.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 16.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.061666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 17.523333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 17.661835 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 13.06 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.6 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.25 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.79
    Temperature - warmest month min 21.16 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 128.64426 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1062.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 23.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 15.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 108.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 484.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 268.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 708.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 245.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 187.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 147.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 116.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 220.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 62.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2200.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 334.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 269.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 263.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.9211406 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.28635642 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 91948.055 m
    Remoteness index 14.331066
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 2.0 years
    Fire frequency 3.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 532.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 142.0 %
    Runoff - average 532.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 399.62 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 17.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.68 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 9.0 %
    Bulk density 1.374321 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.24004826 %
    Clay % 20.19753 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.46
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 72000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.766 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 352.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 294.79166 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 386.0 m
    Elevation 291.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 9.575147 degrees
    Topographic relief 45.43054 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.72114 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3783 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 52.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 7.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 27.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 66.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0017 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 61.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 8.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.645 NDVI