Occurrence record: MEL 2024853A

PreservedSpecimen of Aphelia gracilis | Slender Aphelia recorded on 1993-10-20

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 2024853A
Occurrence ID bb9fa05e-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Collector Clarke, I.C.
Collecting number 2336
Reproductive condition fertile
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification ID ccd16d36-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1993-10-20
Supplied as year:1993  month:10  day:20 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 293
Event ID 0d5e799e-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Centrolepidaceae | Aphelia
Scientific name Aphelia gracilis
Taxon rank species
Common name Slender Aphelia
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Centrolepidaceae
Genus Aphelia
Species Aphelia gracilis
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Sond.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area Naracoorte and Lucindale (DC)
Locality SW corner of Little Desert National Park, on Border Track. (Location is just W of Grid C37).
Habitat Growing in extensive sedgy swamp extending across into South Australia, surrounded by Eucalyptus leucoxylon heathy open woodland.
Latitude -36.6750000000
Longitude 140.9667000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality SW corner of Little Desert National Park, on Border Track. (Location is just W of Grid C37).
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID 8a377b6b-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 140° 58' E
Verbatim latitude 36° 40' 30" S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Australia Mallee and Woodlands
    Irrigation practice - dominant Equal 3 and 6
    Land use Cropping
    NRM Regions 2010 South East
    NRM Regions 2014 South East SA
    NRM Regions 2015 South East
    NRM Regions 2017 South East
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South East
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South East
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Murray Darling Depression
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Wimmera
    IBRA 7 Regions Murray Darling Depression
    IBRA 7 Subregions Wimmera
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Murray-Darling Woodlands And Mallee
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: distinctly dry (and warm) summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MILLICENT COAST
    River Regions MILLICENT COAST
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Barker
    Local Government Areas 2011 Naracoorte and Lucindale (DC)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Naracoorte Lucindale
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 NARACOORTE LUCINDALE COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 27
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1218
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) NARACOORTE REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) LIMESTONE COAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA - SOUTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) BARKER
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARKER
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) SOUTH-EAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) LIMESTONE COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) ADELAIDE
    PSMA Localities (2018) FRANCES
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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 (SA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (SA)
    Statistical Local Areas Naracoorte and Lucindale (DC)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Murray Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czswp
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Wimmera Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Unresolved Tenure
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4182312.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.015113635 t/ha
    Potassium 0.033889532 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7709
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.0389
    Endemism 0.003768039
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0038254517
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 7832.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.472127 index
    Species Richness 774.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.49114326
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 41.67 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 36.886665 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 14.5 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.4686259
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.4633681
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 22.17 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.905833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.949982 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.6497885
    Aridity index - month max 1.6248897
    Aridity index - month min 0.1015044
    Evaporation - annual mean 122.572174 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 12424.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 246.29474 mm
    Evaporation - month min 35.69473 mm
    Evaporation - variability 12.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.23 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.04741 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 65.78675 %
    Humidity - month max relative 92.11497 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 81.08475 %
    Humidity - month min relative 49.418858 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 49.418858 %
    Precipitation - annual 539.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 505.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 45.172962 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.80451304
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 199.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 60.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2171059
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 45.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2153116
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 62.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 69.02282 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 199.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 20.594166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.5158334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 24.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 25.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.05 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.77 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.42
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.69 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 29.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 20.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 9.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 177.09087 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 532.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 196.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 20.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 66.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 39.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 68.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 71.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 197.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 145.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 251.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 41.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 94.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 197.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4045.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 292.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 198.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0728011 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.110045 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.10816654 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0728011 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 64409.875 m
    Remoteness index 7.389046
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 168.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 100.0 %
    Runoff - average 0.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.78598326 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 77.093864
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 127.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.42 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 41.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4413846 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.1808798 %
    Clay % 51.22231 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 2.3846154 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.51
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.95
    Nutrient status 1.7 index
    Ph - soil 7.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 3.7
    Water holding capacity 74000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.63829 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 266.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 18.416666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 103.0 m
    Elevation 106.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.41055802 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.8313599 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.09535915 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1111 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 17.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 41.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 50.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 9.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0057 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 55.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1894 NDVI