Occurrence record: MEL 2165934A

PreservedSpecimen of Pterocaulon sphacelatum recorded on 1878

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 2165934A
Occurrence ID 111f37f6-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Moore, R.S.
Collecting number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 0390d30c-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1878
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Pterocaulon sphacelatum
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae
Genus Pterocaulon
Species Pterocaulon sphacelatum
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Labill.) F.Muell.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Bulloo (S)
Locality Bulloo River.
Latitude -28.5000000000
Longitude 142.9000000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Bulloo River.
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Georeferenced by compiler
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 142° 54' E
Verbatim latitude 28° 30' 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 Central Australian Freshwater
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Bulloo Floodplain IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 South West Queensland
    NRM Regions 2014 South West Queensland
    NRM Regions 2015 South West Queensland
    NRM Regions 2017 South West Queensland
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Southern Queensland Landscapes
    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 South West Queensland
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Channel Country
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Bulloo
    IBRA 7 Regions Channel Country
    IBRA 7 Subregions Bulloo
    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 COOPER CREEK-BULLOO RIVER
    River Regions COOPER CREEK-BULLOO RIVER
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Maranoa
    Local Government Areas 2011 Bulloo (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Bulloo
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BULLOO SHIRE
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Kullilli People QCD2014/013
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 199
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR SOUTH WEST
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - SOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MARANOA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MARANOA
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BULLOO - QUILPIE - BARCOO
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BULLOO - QUILPIE - BARCOO
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOOWOOMBA - ROMA
    PSMA Localities (2018) BULLOO DOWNS
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very 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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WARREGO
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WARREGO
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Bulloo (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 Bulloo Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Other grasslands,herblands, sedgelands and rushlands
    Vegetation types - present Other grasslands, herblands, sedgelands and rushlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3260374.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0991
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.5185
    Endemism 1.12248556E-4
    Endemism (Non-marine) 1.1260216E-4
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 22.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.0910425 index
    Species Richness 22.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.08364779
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 81.37 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 17.088333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 7.48 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9851436
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.014779266
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.414999 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 16.7475 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.459991 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.07429706
    Aridity index - month max 0.13067824
    Aridity index - month min 0.031284116
    Evaporation - annual mean 252.81416 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 4905.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 427.11615 mm
    Evaporation - month min 97.9 mm
    Evaporation - variability 42.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 63.869846 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 48.612885 %
    Humidity - month max relative 82.54533 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 62.470055 %
    Humidity - month min relative 38.525078 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 38.525078 %
    Precipitation - annual 204.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 231.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 16.693956 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.7592314
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 48.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.61052746
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 37.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.62020767
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 75.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 80.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 29.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.1275 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 22.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 13.286667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 33.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 32.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.73 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.42 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.49 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.18
    Temperature - warmest month min 21.55 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 216.72374 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 253.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 48.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 10.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 42.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 41.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 90.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 104.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 215.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 311.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 57.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 139.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 148.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 44.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6220.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 368.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 292.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 284.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.02 degrees
    Distance - to coast 6.50466 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 529234.2 m
    Remoteness index 17.322641
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 0.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 261.0 %
    Runoff - average 181.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 2.0547945 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 99.13156 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 16.13908
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 36.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.03 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 47.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3960735 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.08884881 %
    Clay % 51.808926 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 6.857143 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.09
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.17
    Nutrient status 1.95 index
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 3.8336835
    Water holding capacity 27000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 11.761041
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.66131 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 184.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 17.208334 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 89.0 m
    Elevation 91.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.63435864 degrees
    Topographic relief 4.1894 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2211394 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2952 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 19.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 13.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 65.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 23.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0078 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 17.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4096 NDVI