Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 1008991A

PreservedSpecimen of Paraneurachne muelleri recorded on 1966-07-17

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 1008991A
Occurrence ID fb632666-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Blake, S.T.
Identified date 1971-03
Collector Willis, J.H.
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Occurrence remarks Barren. Branches prostrate and long-trailing.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1971-03
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID f802af42-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1966-07-17
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Paraneurachne muelleri
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Paraneurachne
Species Paraneurachne muelleri
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Hack.) S.T.Blake

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area MacDonnell (S)
Locality Mount Gillen, ca. 4 miles SW of Alice Springs.
Habitat On sandy ground among rocks near summit.
Latitude -23.7167000000
Longitude 133.8000000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Mount Gillen, ca. 4 miles SW of Alice Springs.
Minimum elevation in metres 914.4
Maximum elevation in metres 914.4
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by compiler
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim elevation 914.4
Supplied as 3000ft
Verbatim longitude 133° 48' E
Verbatim latitude 23° 43' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial West MacDonnell
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial West MacDonnell
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial West MacDonnell
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Tjoritja / West MacDonnell
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Central Australian Freshwater
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Great Sandy-Tanami-Central Ranges Desert
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) 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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions MacDonnell Ranges
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions MacDonnell Ranges P1
    IBRA 7 Regions MacDonnell Ranges
    IBRA 7 Subregions McDonnell
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Central Ranges Xeric Scrub
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    River Regions DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    Marine
    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
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements West MacDonnell National Park ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 MacDonnell (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Sandover
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MACDONNELL REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 378
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 708
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SANDOVER - PLENTY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ALICE SPRINGS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WEST MACDONNELL RANGES
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) INGKERREKE OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) APATULA
    PSMA Localities (2018) BURT PLAIN
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) RODINGA WARD
    Statistical Local Areas MacDonnell (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Arunta Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Nshq
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Australian Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Central Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous managed, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Other Acacia tall open shrublands and shrublands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Acacia shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.1828
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6289
    Endemism 0.020539528
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.021837616
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 182281.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.0580144 index
    Species Richness 2273.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.08583726
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 104.78 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 21.4225 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 3.36 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7360421
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.35143268
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.489166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.591667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 32.670013 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.10687381
    Aridity index - month max 0.17356344
    Aridity index - month min 0.049134392
    Evaporation - annual mean 231.99944 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 6760.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 369.26215 mm
    Evaporation - month min 103.29544 mm
    Evaporation - variability 38.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 62.312656 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 47.425602 %
    Humidity - month max relative 80.86423 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 59.04171 %
    Humidity - month min relative 39.968014 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 39.968014 %
    Precipitation - annual 263.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 305.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 23.932566 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.2372074
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 42.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 9.952534 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7961445
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 54.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.25178242
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 124.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 40.952534 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 130.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 22.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.764166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.705833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 34.100037 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 33.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.65 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.37 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.11
    Temperature - warmest month min 19.72 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 158.03294 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 292.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 45.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 10.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 38.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 41.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 113.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 38.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 113.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 207.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 334.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 34.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 125.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 162.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 146.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6059.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 368.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 279.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 279.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.02828427 degrees
    Distance - to coast 8.183984 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02828427 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 860240.1 m
    Remoteness index 6.0
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 7.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 33.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 416.0 %
    Runoff - average 570.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 11.0152445 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 12.245984
    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 0.722029 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.09898693 %
    Clay % 11.753623 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 126.666664 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.11
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.15
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 1.0956522
    Water holding capacity 21000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 15.6207075
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.0385 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 22.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 286.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 823.0 m
    Elevation 776.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.008458 degrees
    Topographic relief 246.5679 m
    Topographic slope (%) 14.79769 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1376 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 22.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 30.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 54.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 16.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0079 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 26.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.336 NDVI