Occurrence record: MEL 2437577A

PreservedSpecimen of Mesosphaerum suaveolens recorded on 2017-05-12

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 2437577A
Occurrence ID fa3f7d9f-b9c5-4529-8352-b887ad918778
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Collector Cowie, I.D.
Collecting number 14213
Reproductive condition fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID ce768373-e6e2-4094-b10e-6de64a052e78

Event

Collecting date 2017-05-12
Supplied as year:2017  month:5  day:12 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 132
Event ID 131f2747-9b54-4ff1-8bf6-601079446522

Taxonomy

Scientific name Mesosphaerum suaveolens
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Lamiales
Family Lamiaceae
Genus Mesosphaerum
Species Mesosphaerum suaveolens
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (L.) Kuntze
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area Victoria-Daly (S)
Locality Bradshaw Field Training Area; c. 30 km WSW of Bradshaw Homestead.
Habitat Occasional on creek flat, of small ephemeral, semitidal creek; soil sandy to locally clayey.
Latitude -15.40963
Supplied as: "-15.4096300"
Longitude 129.99043
Supplied as: "129.9904300"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Bradshaw Field Training Area; c. 30 km WSW of Bradshaw Homestead.
Coordinate precision 0.0000002778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeferenced by Barnes, H.F.
Verbatim SRS GDA94
Location ID 27daf243-6ce2-4432-b44b-dc32218b844b
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 129° 59' 25.548" E
Verbatim latitude 15° 24' 34.668" S

Additional properties

recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q18983983

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Other minimal uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    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 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Victoria Bonaparte
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victoria Bonaparte P1
    IBRA 7 Regions Victoria Bonaparte
    IBRA 7 Subregions Keep
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Kimberly Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Temperature and moisture are more seasonal strongly developed wet and dry seasons and the growing season is shorter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    River Regions VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    Marine
    Estuary habitat mapping 10240 Victoria River Saltmarsh/Saltflat
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Bradshaw Partnering ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Victoria-Daly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Victoria
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 VICTORIA DALY REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 229
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 375
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) VICTORIA RIVER
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KATHERINE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) VICTORIA RIVER
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TIMBER CREEK - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KATHERINE
    PSMA Localities (2018) BRADSHAW
    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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) STUART
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) STUART
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) TIMBER CREEK WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Victoria-Daly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Victoria River Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Nsad
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Ord-Victoria Plateaus
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Chenopod Shrublands, Samphire Shrublands and Forblands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Naturally bare, sand, rock, claypan, mudflat
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5807
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6779
    Endemism 0.005502621
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.005596933
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 208.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.5228066 index
    Species Richness 114.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.35793167
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 179.22 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 75.51583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.17 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.48145846
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.065544
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.719166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.094166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.380005 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.3580551
    Aridity index - month max 1.2815176
    Aridity index - month min 0.0
    Evaporation - annual mean 215.27785 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 286.4933 mm
    Evaporation - month min 173.46945 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.33 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.32 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 68.10855 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 51.64265 %
    Humidity - month max relative 82.013405 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 61.93355 %
    Humidity - month min relative 45.290348 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 45.290348 %
    Precipitation - annual 833.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 971.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 71.57045 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 18.996227
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5716018
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 119.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.7422842
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 308.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 222.30415 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 63.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 686.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 9.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.761665 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.120832 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 30.284668 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 13.44 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.55 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.38 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.05
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 110.44318 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 875.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 3.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 3.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 113.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 255.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 214.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 579.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 283.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 231.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 152.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 237.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 134.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 237.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 58.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3084.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 383.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 315.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 302.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.4252058 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1882.7113 m
    Remoteness index 16.990437
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 9.0 years
    Fire frequency 3.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 6.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 10.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1093843 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -4442.606 %
    Clay % 10.374384 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 175.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.39
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.98
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 1.6514778
    Water holding capacity 52000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.26261 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 69.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 121.041664 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 12.0 m
    Elevation 68.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.990705 degrees
    Topographic relief 68.54079 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.927137 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3116 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 39.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0169 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6234 NDVI