Occurrence record: MEL 2404679A

PreservedSpecimen of Mesosphaerum suaveolens recorded on 2011-04-13

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 2404679A
Occurrence ID a3d5eeac-8f91-4512-9ca1-4e36c74f6436
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by BRI -- Queensland Herbarium
Collector Mcdonald, K.R.
Supplied as "McDonald, K.R. (1)"
Collecting number KRM10808
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Previous identifications Hyptis suaveolens (L.) Poit., Stephens K., 2011-09
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Establishment means introduced
Occurrence remarks Occasional.
Occurrence status present
Identification ID 721351d6-86e0-4160-9929-cd843f6c836d

Event

Collecting date 2011-04-13
Supplied as year:2011  month:4  day:13 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 103
Event ID 234f8641-a36e-4001-b3f1-539d684add8c

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Asteranae | Lamiales | Lamiaceae | Mesosphaerum
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

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Etheridge (S)
Locality 40.9km by road east of Forsayth towards Einasleigh, Newcastle Range; Flags Lookout.
Habitat Eucalyptus crebra on rhyolite(?) hills.
Latitude -18.5408333000
Longitude 143.8872222000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality 40.9km by road east of Forsayth towards Einasleigh, Newcastle Range; Flags Lookout.
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by McDonald, K.R. (1)
Verbatim SRS epsg:4326
Georeferenced date 2011-04-13
Supplied as 2011-04-13 00:00:00.0
Location ID 5e1a0acf-38bc-4d5c-874d-c000cf80ae45
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 143° 53' 14" E
Verbatim latitude 18° 32' 27" S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Canyon
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Canyon
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Gulf
    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 Northern Gulf
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Einasleigh Uplands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Kidston
    IBRA 7 Regions Einasleigh Uplands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Kidston
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Einasleigh Upland Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: distinctly dry winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    River Regions FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    Marine
    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 Kennedy
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Ewamian and Teck Cominco Australia Minerals Pty Ltd
    Local Government Areas 2011 Etheridge (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Etheridge
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 ETHERIDGE SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 57
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1654
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CROYDON - ETHERIDGE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) KURANDA - CROYDON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ETHERIDGE TABLELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) EINASLEIGH
    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) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TRAEGER
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Etheridge (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Georgetown Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Cfnb
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Newcastle Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    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 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3003802.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.017197 t/ha
    Potassium 0.100039 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.587
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.4
    Endemism 0.008046481
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.008098888
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 690.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.244377 index
    Species Richness 268.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.3144807
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 104.71 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 59.879166 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 1.92 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6538223
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.52239007
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 31.619999 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 17.391666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 25.179993 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.38854095
    Aridity index - month max 1.4574444
    Aridity index - month min 0.033645026
    Evaporation - annual mean 166.35483 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 16208.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 239.88051 mm
    Evaporation - month min 107.61038 mm
    Evaporation - variability 23.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.33 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.28 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 69.42257 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 52.152744 %
    Humidity - month max relative 79.1527 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 62.25518 %
    Humidity - month min relative 41.81281 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 41.81281 %
    Precipitation - annual 807.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 778.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 65.07098 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 9.026081
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 25.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.52020323
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 117.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.91134554
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 410.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 207.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 56.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 545.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 29.470833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 15.4525 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 25.970123 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 25.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 9.16 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 9.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 18.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.82 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.24
    Temperature - warmest month min 20.02 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 117.56004 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 806.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 17.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 15.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 115.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 399.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 229.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 553.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 231.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 256.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 93.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 179.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 148.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 193.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 57.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3587.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 349.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 270.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 267.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.151023 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.13 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 226219.56 m
    Remoteness index 15.696849
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 91.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 287.0 %
    Runoff - average 1400.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 644.15 m
    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) 34.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.68 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 26.0 %
    Bulk density 1.0976666 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.36762226 %
    Clay % 21.8 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.39
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.95
    Nutrient status 1.3 index
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 1.62
    Water holding capacity 59000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.27411 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 105.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 174.45833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 638.0 m
    Elevation 645.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.1899786 degrees
    Topographic relief 40.32281 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.778237 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3588 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 51.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 8.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 39.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 53.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0189 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 54.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5885 NDVI