Occurrence record: MEL 2527645A

Preserved specimen of Prostanthera hirtula F.Muell. ex Benth. | Hairy Mint-bush recorded on 2023-01-26


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource National Herbarium of Victoria (MEL) AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2527645A
Occurrence ID 46d6f32c-3468-42ab-b97b-f7147d060a67
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Simmons, C.L.  
Identified date 2023-01-26
Collector 1.  Simmons, C.L.   2.  Hopley, T.  
Supplied as "Simmons, C.L. | Hopley, T."
Record number 315
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rights holder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Field notes Sprawling shrubs c 1.3 m tall.
Identified by ID https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1637-8898
recorded by ID https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1637-8898 | https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2712-9846|https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2712-9846|https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1637-8898
Occurrence remarks Population composed of single individuals scattered in patches along 1 km of walking track. Voucher specimen for NSW project, 5 silica collections made at location. Silica sample.
Date identified 2023-01-26
Identification ID 61f1fa5e-49bf-4d6d-a384-6c613c5a250c


Event ID 48863651-7bf6-4a45-8848-a23dc341efce
Occurrence date 2023-01-26
Supplied as year:2023  month:1  day:26 
Date precision DAY
Start day of year 26


Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Asteranae | Lamiales | Lamiaceae | Prostanthera
Scientific name Prostanthera hirtula
Identified to rank species
Common name Hairy Mint-bush
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Lamiales
Family Lamiaceae
Genus Prostanthera
Species Prostanthera hirtula
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship F.Muell. ex Benth.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Mt Buffalo NP, Mount McLeod walking track, approx. 500 m below the summit along walking track.
Supplied as "Rocky snow gum forest."
Latitude -36.692831
Supplied as: "-36.6928310000"
Longitude 146.788727
Supplied as: "146.7887270000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim locality Mt Buffalo NP, Mount McLeod walking track, approx. 500 m below the summit along walking track.
Min elevation 1425.0
Max elevation 1425.0
Field notes Sprawling shrubs c 1.3 m tall.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 5.0
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by Simmons, C.L.
Terrestrial true
Elevation 5
Verbatim latitude 36.692831° S
Continent Oceania
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 146.788727° E
Verbatim SRS epsg:4326
Location ID 85976c8f-85eb-4d4f-abc4-bb22e7683cff

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial North Buffalo
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial North Buffalo
    GER Central Victorial Biolinks GER Central Victorial Biolinks
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    NRM Regions 2010 North East
    NRM Regions 2017 North East
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North East
    IBRA 6 Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 7 Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 7 Subregions Victorian Alps
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Local Government Areas 2011 Alpine (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Alpine - East
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 ALPINE SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 22
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1760
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BRIGHT - MOUNT BEAUTY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WODONGA - ALPINE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) HUME
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) INDI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WODONGA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ALPINE - TOWONG - INDIGO
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Phylloxera Infection Zone - North East, Victoria Phylloxera Infection Zone - North East, Victoria
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Forests of Australia 2018B Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus low open woodlands with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1804.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 664.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 242.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 256.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 57.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 664.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 47.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 8.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) -1.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 1.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 13.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.33 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.77
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 20.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 1.8 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 8.270833 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 42.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.92
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Elevation 1111.0 m