Occurrence record: MEL 2197999A

PreservedSpecimen of Cyperus difformis recorded on 1956-04-28

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 2197999A
Occurrence ID 2478b03e-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Blake, S.T.
Identified date 1960-04
Collector Lazarides, M.
Collecting number 5659
Reproductive condition fertile
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Common.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1960-04
Identification ID 118fe30b-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1956-04-28
Supplied as year:1956  month:4  day:28 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 119
Event ID 518ee287-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Isaac (R)
Locality Near Bluff Rock, Middle Percy Island [=Middle Island, Percy Isles], 87 miles SE of Mackay.
Habitat Near small creek in rainforest.
Latitude -21.6500000000
Longitude 150.2667000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Near Bluff Rock, Middle Percy Island [=Middle Island, Percy Isles], 87 miles SE of Mackay.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 25000.0
Georeference protocol Unknown
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID a8ebf1a4-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 150° 16' E
Verbatim latitude 21° 39' S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q2984580
recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q6012831

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Percy Isles
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Percy Isles
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Percy Isles
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Percy Isles
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Irrigation practice - dominant Equal 1 and 6
    Land use Plantations
    NRM Regions 2010 Fitzroy
    NRM Regions 2014 Fitzroy
    NRM Regions 2015 Fitzroy
    NRM Regions 2017 Fitzroy
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Fitzroy
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Fitzroy
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Central Mackay Coast
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Proserpine - Sarina Lowlands
    IBRA 7 Regions Central Mackay Coast
    IBRA 7 Subregions Byfield
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SHOALWATER CREEK
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Capricornia
    Local Government Areas 2011 Isaac (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Broadsound
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 ISAAC REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 4
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 744
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BROADSOUND - NEBO
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BOWEN BASIN - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MACKAY - ISAAC - WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) CAPRICORNIA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) CAPRICORNIA
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) NEBO - CLERMONT
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) NEBO - CLERMONT
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) ROCKHAMPTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) THE PERCY GROUP
    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) MIRANI
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MIRANI
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Isaac (R) - Broadsound
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Proserpine Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Kfwh
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Great Barrier Reef Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 South Reefs
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Unknown/no data
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Unknown/No data
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native unknown/no data
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2419
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8373
    Endemism 0.0116303535
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.014401961
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 1933.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.138212 index
    Species Richness 625.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.0
    Aridity index - month max 0.0
    Aridity index - month min 0.0
    Evaporation - annual mean 0.0 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 0.0 mm
    Evaporation - month min 0.0 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 0.0 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 0.0 %
    Humidity - month max relative 0.0 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 0.0 %
    Humidity - month min relative 0.0 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 0.0 %
    Precipitation - annual mean 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.0
    Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.0
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.0
    Precipitation - wettest month 0.0 mm
    Temperature - annual max mean 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest month min 0.0 degrees C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 920.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 111.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 14.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 63.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 63.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 408.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 161.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 442.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 236.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 167.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 140.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 195.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 84.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 217.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2931.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 307.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 269.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 266.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 74410.766 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.005967 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 142.47635 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.982353 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.08129722 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.57380307 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.4 people/km^2
    Substrate
    Water stress index - month max 0.0
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 156.91667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 125.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 9.414105 degrees
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3677 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 89.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0082 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 6.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6718 NDVI