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Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 1548100A

Specimen of Thaumastochloa rariflora recorded on 1954-07-22

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
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 1548100A
Occurrence ID fce32504-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Simon, B.K.
Identified date 1986
Collector Lazarides, M.
Record number 4766
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Common.
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1986
Identification ID f906ff08-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Occurrence date 1954-07-22
Supplied as year:1954  month:7  day:22 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 203
Event ID 385ec301-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Poaceae | Thaumastochloa
Scientific name Thaumastochloa rariflora
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Thaumastochloa
Species Thaumastochloa rariflora
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (F.M.Bailey) C.E.Hubb.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Croydon (S)
Locality 61mls NW of Croydon township.
Habitat On deep sandy Yellow Podsol with Melaleuca viridiflora and Aristida hygrometrica.
Latitude -17.5833000000
Longitude 141.6000000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality 61mls NW of Croydon township.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 25000.0
Georeference protocol Unknown
Georeferenced by Klazenga, N.
Location ID 9d773c27-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 141° 36' E
Verbatim latitude 17° 35' S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q5734662
recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q6012831

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Gulf
    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 Gulf
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Gulf Plains
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Mitchell - Gilbert Fans
    IBRA 7 Regions Gulf Plains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Mitchell-Gilbert Fans
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Carpentaria Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Temperature and moisture are more seasonal strongly developed wet and dry seasons and the growing season is shorter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    River Regions FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Kennedy
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Tagalaka Croydon Area ILUA #1
    Local Government Areas 2011 Croydon (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Croydon
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CROYDON SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 57
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1654
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CROYDON - ETHERIDGE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) KURANDA - CROYDON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ETHERIDGE TABLELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) KARRON
    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) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TRAEGER
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Croydon (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Carpentaria Lowlands Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Carpentaria Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Clara-Mitchell Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Melaleuca
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Melaleuca Forests and Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Melaleuca open forests and woodlands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Melaleuca forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Melaleuca forests and woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3003802.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2135
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6845
    Endemism 0.0042501367
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.004295091
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 36.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.9673882 index
    Species Richness 20.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.29877773
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 182.13 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 63.814167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.23 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.36832505
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.6816859
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.523335 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.220833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.899994 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.3344492
    Aridity index - month max 1.3582913
    Aridity index - month min 0.007283648
    Evaporation - annual mean 229.89772 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 16515.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 315.08768 mm
    Evaporation - month min 169.3 mm
    Evaporation - variability 22.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.3 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 67.9505 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 54.494926 %
    Humidity - month max relative 80.98292 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 66.71719 %
    Humidity - month min relative 46.998806 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 46.998806 %
    Precipitation - annual 827.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 807.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 68.91322 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 16.839972
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.36969697
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 127.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.6774193
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 286.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 236.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 58.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 602.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 16.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.498333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.058332 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 27.816467 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 13.91 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.85 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.0
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.24 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 127.89037 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 832.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 124.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 414.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 247.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 608.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 271.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 225.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 147.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 226.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 129.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 239.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 57.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3019.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 372.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 303.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 292.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.06 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.8386894 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.06 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.117047 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 57275.89 m
    Remoteness index 15.75728
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 2.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 489.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 119.0 %
    Runoff - average 1806.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    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) 37.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.59 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 25.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4955494 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.17231983 %
    Clay % 29.510988 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 16.666666 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.32
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.93
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 43000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.97096 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 276.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 8.583333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 37.0 m
    Elevation 36.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.059921473 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.377869 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.08951234 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1982 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 44.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 8.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 31.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 60.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0097 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 44.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5997 NDVI