Occurrence record: LTB 000001787

Preserved specimen of Lythrum salicaria | Purple loosestrife recorded on 2008-02-07

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Institution La Trobe University
Supplied institution code "LTB"
Collection La Trobe University Herbarium
Catalogue number LTB 000001787
Occurrence ID 867fd54c-ab03-11e3-875b-f04da2385015
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Shaw, N.
Collecting number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC BY
Occurrence remarks Fairly common.
Occurrence status present
Collection Code LTB
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification id 8727eede-ab03-11e3-875b-f04da2385015

Event

Collecting date 2008-02-07

Taxonomy

Scientific name Lythrum salicaria
Supplied scientific name "Lythrum salicaria L."
Taxon rank species
Common name Purple loosestrife
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Myrtales
Family Lythraceae
Genus Lythrum
Species Lythrum salicaria
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship L.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or territory Victoria
Local government area East Gippsland (S)
Locality Located at the Horse Hill Track and Genoa River Crossing, East Gippsland.
Habitat Among rocks on waters edge.
Latitude -37.3833333333
Longitude 149.4833333333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeference protocol Topographic map
Georeferenced by La Trobe University Herbarium (LTB)
Verbatim srs EPSG:4326
Biome Terrestrial
Country code Au
Verbatim longitude 149° 29' E
Verbatim latitude 37° 23' S

Additional properties

class Equisetopsida

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Additional political boundaries information

Area Management
Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness
Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
Fallow practice - dominant (number) Equal 3-9 and greater than 9 months
GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
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
Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
Land use Grazing of native pastures
NRM Regions East Gippsland
NRM Regions 2014 East Gippsland
NRM Regions 2015 East Gippsland
Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble removed
Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
Biodiversity
Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
IBRA 6 Regions South East Corner
IBRA 6 Sub Regions East Gippsland Lowlands
IBRA 7 Regions South East Corner
IBRA 7 Subregions East Gippsland Lowlands
Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
Climate
Agroclimatic classification of Australia Cooler end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates��
Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
Fire
Fire regime niches Eucalypt woodland (temperate)
Hydrology
Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
Drainage Divisions Level 2 EAST GIPPSLAND
River Regions EAST GIPPSLAND
Marine
Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
Political
ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
Australian States and Territories Victoria
Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Gippsland
LGA Boundaries (deprecated) E. Gippsland - Orbost
Local Government Areas East Gippsland (S)
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GIPPSLAND
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) EASTERN VICTORIA
Statistical Local Areas E. Gippsland (S) - Orbost
World Country Boundaries Australia
Substrate
Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
Surface Geology of Australia Czc
Topography
Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
Physiographic Regions 2011 East Victorian Uplands
Vegetation
Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus tall open forests and open forests with ferns, herbs, sedges, rushes or wet tussock grasses
Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
Vegetation - condition Transformed
Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

Environmental sampling for this location

Area Management
Beef numbers 655602.0 dse
Dairy numbers 189495.0 dse
Natural resource management expenditure 3512158.0 $
Natural resource management expenditure - additional 0.0 $/ha
Sheep numbers 64608.0 dse
Biodiversity
Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6736
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.8501
Endemism 0.009788251
Endemism (Non-marine) 0.009915281
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 18.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 2.659924 index
Species Richness 3.308642 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
Climate
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.853185
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.7250938
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.3965869
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 102.75166 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 178.9 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 42.56 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.14 index
2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.49 index
2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 80.03345 %
2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 84.93895 %
2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 76.54141 %
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 70.80334 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 49.13 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0294225
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.6141613 mm/day
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.76967734 mm/day
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 1.0663804
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.029289113
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 0.066042595
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 86.04 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -31.948334 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -107.35999 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 30.859997 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.1 MJ/m2/day
2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 15.590834 MJ/m2/day
2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 6.86 MJ/m2/day
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.815834 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.164166 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.269989 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 4.64 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 15.36 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.2099915 degrees C/day
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 2.4099731 degrees C/day
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 11.279999 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 10.651662 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -3.0200195 degrees C/day
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -3.0 degrees C/day
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 9.799988 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.91 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 15.29 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.8880059
Aridity index - month max 2.0740519
Aridity index - month min 0.3612007
Evaporation - annual mean 116.94897 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 17866.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 199.33516 mm
Evaporation - month min 43.2 mm
Evaporation - variability 13.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.39 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 86.269844 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 79.23636 %
Humidity - month max relative 92.29452 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 84.23323 %
Humidity - month min relative 75.73569 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 75.73569 %
Precipitation - annual 966.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 910.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index 6.0310085E-5
Precipitation - annual mean 79.75985 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality 3.7234422E-4
Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 1.0003731
Precipitation - autumn 244.0 mm
Precipitation - autumn reliability 35.0 %
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 216.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 67.599045 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 12.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 203.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0236603
Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.4674363 mm/day
Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.5479557 mm/day
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 14.0 mm
Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.97080237
Precipitation - spring 252.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season 0.0042267814
Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.02356457
Precipitation - spring reliability 65.0 %
Precipitation - summer 225.0 mm
Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season -0.005438522
Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.029943256
Precipitation - summer reliability 44.0 %
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 203.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 90.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 22.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 257.0 mm
Precipitation - winter 228.0 mm
Precipitation - winter reliability 50.0 %
Precipitation deficit - annual mean -37.189114 mm
Precipitation deficit - month max -127.33516 mm
Precipitation deficit - month min 46.399036 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.4 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 8.5 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 21.3 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 24.7 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 6.6 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.1 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 15.345008 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - min month precipitation modified 6.7 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 41.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.0 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 19.3 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 18.6025 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.4 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 8.7625 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 19.800018 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.7 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 3.71 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.5 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.7 degrees C
Temperature - coolest month max 13.13 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.5 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.1 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
Temperature - max absolute mean max 42.0 degrees C
Temperature - max difference in max 2.1799927 degrees C/day
Temperature - max difference in min 2.460022 degrees C/day
Temperature - max month diurnal range 10.5 degrees C
Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 2.3740313 degrees C
Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 9.840001 degrees C
Temperature - min absolute mean min -1.902464 degrees C
Temperature - min difference in max -2.9599915 degrees C/day
Temperature - min difference in min -3.019989 degrees C/day
Temperature - min month diurnal range 8.690002 degrees C
Temperature - month hottest maximum 23.74 degrees C
Temperature - month mean absolute max 32.372265 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.28
Temperature - warmest month min 13.54 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.2 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.1 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 14.7 degrees C
Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.10263463 KPa
Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 0.26144588 KPa
Vapour pressure deficit - month max 0.4049536 KPa
Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 0.4049536 KPa
Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.0 KPa
Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.1696136 KPa
Wind run - annual mean 194.04488 km/day
Wind run - month max 224.4576 km/day
Wind run - month min 158.05309 km/day
Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 4.7241235 m/s
Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.9480305 m/s
Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 4.549089 m/s
Wind speed - month max 3pm 5.499089 m/s
Wind speed - month max 9am 3.599089 m/s
Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 5.499089 m/s
Wind speed - month min 3pm 3.799089 m/s
Wind speed - month min 9am 2.3854764 m/s
Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 2.3854764 m/s
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 909.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 229.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 63.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 204.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 14.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 204.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 97.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 249.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 146.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 183.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 56.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 86.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 189.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3365.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 239.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 189.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 139.0 degrees C * 10
Distance
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.01 degrees
Distance - to coast 0.2952965 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 19312.125 m
Remoteness index 8.954507
Hydrology
Drainage - average 961.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 123.0 %
Runoff - average 1813.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 36.90987 Percentage
Social
Age 45.0 years
Age - prime group 21.0 Count
Disadvantaged 970.715 points (mean=1000)
Education - degrees 9.0 %
Education - vocational training 24.3 %
Employment 18.0 %
Home ownership 70.8 %
Income - high 15.4 %
Income - low 24.2 %
Internet 43.6 %
Population - change 1.7 count
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.7 people/km^2
Unemployment rate 4.0 %
Work force - older 31.9 Count
Substrate
2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.753026
2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.3965869
2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 71.36678 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 15.971103 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.73446834 MPa
2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -0.05078285 MPa
2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 67.77234
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 35.69282
2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 57.0 mm
ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.6 Mg/m3
ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 20.0 %
Bouguer gravity anomalies -16.03837 Gal
Bulk density 1.1297297 Mg/m^3
Calcrete 0.0 presence
Carbon - organic 2.7101 %
Carbon store pre-European 261.252 kgC/ha
Clay % 31.45946 %
Crop factor - annual mean 0.74903995
Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
Crop factor - month min 0.3612007
Erodibility 24.0 k factor
Erosional surfaces - proportion 81.25 %
Erosivity 1882.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 30.0
Lithology - age range 65.5 my
Lithology - fertility 3.0 index
Lithology - mean age 32.75 my
Lithology - mean age (log) 1.5152113 log my
Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.8162413 log my
Magnetic anomalies 52.0 nT
Moisture - average 53.0 %
Moisture - variability 8.0 %
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.74
Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.97
Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.31
Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.37
Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 34.0
Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.37
Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 22287.84 kgN/ha
Nitrogen concentration pre-European 85.229 mgN kg/H2O
Nitrogen store pre-European 201.8632 kgN/ha
Nutrient status 1.2 index
Pedality hydrological score 3.7081082
Ph - soil 4.0 ph
Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 37.25604 kgP/ha
Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 2902.536 kgP/ha
Phosphorus pre-European 15.72993 mgP kg/H2O
Soil depth 0.7 m
Soil pedality 3.7081082
Soils - coarse 0.0 class
Substrate data reliability 2.0
Topographic wetness index 12.52068
Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
Water deficit - month max 87.55504 mm
Water deficit - month mean 20.564943 mm
Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
Water holding capacity 39000.0 mm
Water holding capacity - plant-available 127.0 mm
Water potential - annual mean -0.70496017 MPa
Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
Water stress index - annual mean 67.4136
Water stress index - month max 81.0
Water stress index - month min 32.50806
Water surplus - annual mean 0.27914682 mm
Water surplus - month max 2.5763245 mm
Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
Weathering Intensity V2 3.96491 Weathering Intensity Index
Topography
Aspect 205.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 322.29166 metres
Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 112.0 m
Elevation 120.0 m
Ridge top flatness 0.0
Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
Slope length 1000.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.6385212 degrees
Topographic relief 34.93736 m
Topographic roughness 9.322612 %
Topographic slope (%) 2.237431 %
Valley bottom % 31.25 %
Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
Vegetation
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4446 EVI
Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 73.0 %
Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 32.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 68.0 % Persistent Vegetation
Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0483 kg C/m^2
Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
NDVI Mean 80.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 17.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7666 NDVI
Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 71.22222 Day
Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 134.33333 Day