Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2476533A

PreservedSpecimen of Cynodon dactylon var. dactylon recorded on 2009-10-13

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 2476533A
Occurrence ID d2b4d074-f2f9-4f5c-baff-8d342524c853
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Collector Latz, P.K.
Collecting number 25011
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Infrequent.
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification ID 36c18417-976f-44ed-adad-763524bc7070

Event

Collecting date 2009-10-13
Supplied as year:2009  month:10  day:13 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 286
Event ID 6cce4408-55ab-4cb2-ad93-38fd330a385d

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Poaceae | Cynodon | Cynodon dactylon
Scientific name Cynodon dactylon var. dactylon
Taxon rank variety
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Cynodon
Species Cynodon dactylon
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Infraspecific epithet dactylon
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area MacDonnell (S)
Locality Hale River; 39 km SE of Numery Homestead.
Habitat In sandy riverbed and banks with Cenchrus ciliaris and Aristida holathera.
Latitude -24.2633333333
Longitude 135.6927777778
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Hale River; 39 km SE of Numery Homestead.
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by Latz, P.K.
Location ID 2a69dbf5-2c74-4ab4-92e2-5f4980bdc570
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 135° 41' 34" E
Verbatim latitude 24° 15' 48" S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Central Australian Freshwater
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Managed resource protected areas
    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 Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Simpson Desert
    IBRA 7 Regions Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields
    IBRA 7 Subregions Simpson Desert
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Simpson Desert
    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) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    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
    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) 733
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1437
    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) AMOONGUNA - SANTA TERESA - TITJIKALA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) SOUTH MACDONNELL RANGES
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) APATULA
    PSMA Localities (2018) HALE
    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 Eromanga Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Simpson Desert Dunefield
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Hummock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Hummock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Hummock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Hummock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5897
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.001963913
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0019652962
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 66.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.274254 index
    Species Richness 18.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.065238155
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 117.92 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 17.671667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 2.51 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5938585
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.6634817
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.3125 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 15.734167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 33.809998 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.06743303
    Aridity index - month max 0.1221131
    Aridity index - month min 0.021872891
    Evaporation - annual mean 266.75394 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 4169.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 431.1917 mm
    Evaporation - month min 121.7 mm
    Evaporation - variability 40.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 60.337154 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 44.85231 %
    Humidity - month max relative 78.84745 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 56.645832 %
    Humidity - month min relative 37.042065 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 37.042065 %
    Precipitation - annual 207.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 246.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 17.416666 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.4032258
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 32.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.65384614
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 63.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.51428574
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 113.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 116.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 23.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 29.725834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 22.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 13.5325 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 35.30002 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 34.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.01 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 14.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 16.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.32 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.14
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.12 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 193.23155 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 201.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 32.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 3.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 20.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 53.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 85.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 35.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 86.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 223.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 332.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 51.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 141.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 161.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 197.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6120.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 383.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 297.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 288.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 7.795498 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.91219515 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 958277.1 m
    Remoteness index 15.569271
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 243.0 %
    Runoff - average 144.0 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 10.543735
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 33.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.65 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 33.0 %
    Bulk density 1.510133 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.09450128 %
    Clay % 33.93085 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 4.0125003 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.08
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.11
    Nutrient status 1.9 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 3.4660904
    Water holding capacity 11000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 10.990179
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.30867 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 183.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 15.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 242.0 m
    Elevation 243.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.1137664 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.695602 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1056761 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2654 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 23.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 65.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 8.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 27.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0096 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 30.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4206 NDVI