Occurrence record: MEL 2014576A

PreservedSpecimen of Cyperus congestus recorded on 1993-02-08

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 2014576A
Occurrence ID b7e3e70e-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Stajsic, V.
Identified date 1993-02-09
Collector Thomson, I.
Collecting number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers
Establishment means introduced
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Date identified 1993-02-09
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID c86eac05-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1993-02-08
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cyperus congestus
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Cyperus
Species Cyperus congestus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Vahl

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area Boroondara (C)
Locality Melbourne, suburb of Malvern. Tooronga Park, adjacent to the South Eastern Arterial [Monash Freeway] c. 50 m W from Tooronga Road.
Habitat Growing on a grassy verge of a bicycle track.
Latitude -37.8500000000
Longitude 145.0500000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Melbourne, suburb of Malvern. Tooronga Park, adjacent to the South Eastern Arterial [Monash Freeway] c. 50 m W from Tooronga Road.
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeference sources N52
Georeferenced by collector
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 3' E
Verbatim latitude 37° 51' S

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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 Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2014 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2015 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Port Phillip and Western Port
    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 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Gippsland Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Gippsland Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (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 YARRA RIVER
    River Regions YARRA RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Higgins
    Local Government Areas 2011 Boroondara (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Boroondara - Hawthorn
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BOROONDARA CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 17
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1064
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER MELBOURNE
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GLEN IRIS - EAST
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BOROONDARA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MELBOURNE - INNER EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) HIGGINS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) HIGGINS
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MELBOURNE - EAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BOROONDARA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) GLEN IRIS
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 1 MILLION OR MORE
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) SOUTHERN METROPOLITAN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) HAWTHORN
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Wards (2018) GARDINER WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Boroondara (C) - Hawthorn
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Ssan
    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, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Built-up
    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 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Removed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3839264.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.3005
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0691
    Endemism 0.037992746
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.04875761
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5124
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 84781.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.909252 index
    Species Richness 3535.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5813779
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 46.81 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 51.426666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 36.77 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1375626
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.13666143
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.178333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.3949995 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.5 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.73987836
    Aridity index - month max 1.5118449
    Aridity index - month min 0.24614342
    Evaporation - annual mean 110.04361 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 15520.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 203.18983 mm
    Evaporation - month min 35.727104 mm
    Evaporation - variability 9.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.33 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.209465 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 71.874855 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.66855 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.41961 %
    Humidity - month min relative 62.00272 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 62.00272 %
    Precipitation - annual 734.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 689.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 59.35738 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.04371924
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 173.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 48.71512 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 135.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1148887
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.11425196
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 142.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 74.046326 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 201.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 19.194166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.8116665 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.79538 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.86 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.67 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.27
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 14.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 202.99051 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 760.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 185.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 48.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 147.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 17.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 147.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 80.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 219.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 147.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 203.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 57.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 99.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 99.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3685.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 140.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.08544003 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 8043.761 m
    Remoteness index 0.0
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1007.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 105.0 %
    Runoff - average 231.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 73.647575
    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 %
    Bulk density 1.520907 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.5909739 %
    Clay % 12.1254425 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 46.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.63
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.94
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 1.8013275
    Water holding capacity 52000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.840385
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.35491 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 259.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 73.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 11.0 m
    Elevation 56.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.0088663 degrees
    Topographic relief 38.13778 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.599377 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2092 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 48.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 19.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 33.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 45.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3936 NDVI