Occurrence record: BRI AQ1007362

PreservedSpecimen of Aristida queenslandica var. dissimilis recorded on 2019-04-25

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource BRI AVH data
Institution Queensland Department of Environment and Science
Supplied institution code "BRI"
Collection Queensland Herbarium
Supplied collection code "Herbrecs"
Catalogue Number BRI AQ1007362
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:AQ1007362
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet; Silica gel sample
Identified by Thompson, E.J.
Identified date 2019-09-16
Collector Kemp, J.E.|Jensen, R.
Supplied as "Kemp, J.E.; Jensen, R."
Collecting number JEK20142
Reproductive condition Flowers and fruit
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Associated taxa Eucalyptus drepanophylla, Corymbia dallachiana, Corymbia clarksoniana, Acacia leptostachya, Cochlospermum gillivraei, Cymbopogon ambiguus, Panicum simile, Tacca leontopetaloides, Trichodesma zeylanicum , Grewia graniticola, Indigofera (JEK20140), Phyllanthus, Triodia stenostachya, Paspalidium, Heliotropium peninsulare, Hibiscus meraukensis, Aristida sp. (JEK20144)
Establishment means native
Supplied as Native
Occurrence remarks Lanky perennial tussock grass with long arching inflorescences to 0.8m tall.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2019-09-16

Event

Collecting date 2019-04-25
Date precision Day
Event remarks Common in this small grassy area. Digital images for BRI - all photos by Rigel Jensen.
Verbatim event date 4/25/2019

Taxonomy

Scientific name Aristida queenslandica var. dissimilis
Supplied scientific name "Aristida queenslandica var. dissimilis (S.T.Blake) B.K.Simon"
Taxon rank variety
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Aristida
Species Aristida queenslandica
Associated species Eucalyptus drepanophylla, Corymbia dallachiana, Corymbia clarksoniana, Acacia leptostachya, Cochlospermum gillivraei, Cymbopogon ambiguus, Panicum simile, Tacca leontopetaloides, Trichodesma zeylanicum , Grewia graniticola, Indigofera (JEK20140), Phyllanthus, Triodia stenostachya, Paspalidium, Heliotropium peninsulare, Hibiscus meraukensis, Aristida sp. (JEK20144)
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Infraspecific epithet dissimilis

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Queensland, North Kennedy
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Townsville (C)
Locality Magnetic Island, saddle on range, approx. 620m SW of Huntingfield Bay.
Habitat Woodland with grassy ground-layer, on granitic saddle.
Latitude -19.1215278
Supplied as: "-19.121527800000003"
Longitude 146.8000278
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Minimum elevation in metres 220.0
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50.0
Georeference protocol GPS
County North Kennedy
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Magnetic Island
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Magnetic Island
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Magnetic Island
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Magnetic Island
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    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 Great Barrier Reef
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2014 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2015 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burdekin
    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 Burdekin
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Townsville Plains
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 7 Subregions Townsville Plains
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
    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 ROSS RIVER
    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 Herbert
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Wulgurukaba People ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Townsville (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Magnetic Island
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TOWNSVILLE CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 10
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1014
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MAGNETIC ISLAND
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) HERBERT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) HERBERT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TOWNSVILLE - SOUTHERN RANGELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) WEST POINT
    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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Magnetic Island
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Charters Towers Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pfju
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Great Barrier Reef Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 South Reefs
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Acacia
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Forests and Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Other Acacia forests and woodlands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6383
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.1323
    Endemism 0.04510259
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.055092942
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Occurrence Density 47523.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2008047 index
    Species Richness 3360.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.45141575
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 148.75 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 98.92333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 12.28 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.31262317
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.176248
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.95 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.561666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.690002 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.6825493
    Aridity index - month max 2.2114751
    Aridity index - month min 0.098727845
    Evaporation - annual mean 155.89034 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 213.57585 mm
    Evaporation - month min 100.00022 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.45 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.46 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.37 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.18214 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.01699 %
    Humidity - month max relative 84.48519 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.326 %
    Humidity - month min relative 70.60178 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 70.60178 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1266.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 109.35311 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 4.0763392
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 65.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 16.266773 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 59.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.30084077
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 98.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.3028433
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 752.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 344.2415 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 86.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 786.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.546667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.9175 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 17.38562 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 13.98 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 29.75 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.0
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.54 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 154.16505 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1215.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 60.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 46.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 97.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 700.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 286.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 783.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 232.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 184.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 125.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 187.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 96.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 196.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3086.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 309.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 266.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 263.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02236068 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 19096.967 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.116996 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 199.79999 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.939734 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.0998691 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.88483983 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 41.2 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 17.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.7 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 32.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4363158 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -200.56102 %
    Clay % 9.929825 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.63
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 66000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.39022 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 378.58334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 216.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 14.634759 degrees
    Topographic relief 233.1098 m
    Topographic slope (%) 13.31656 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4627 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 41.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0047 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7607 NDVI