Occurrence record: MEL 0234649A

PreservedSpecimen of Fimbristylis tetragona recorded on 1976-07-12

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 0234649A
Occurrence ID ca98697e-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1|Duplicate - 1
Identified by Latz, P.K.
Identified date 1979-12-31
Collector Beauglehole, A.C.
Collecting number 54734
Reproductive condition flowers
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
Date identified 1979-12-31
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID d9690fec-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1976-07-12
Supplied as year:1976  month:7  day:12 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 194
Event ID 195de847-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Fimbristylis tetragona
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Fimbristylis
Species Fimbristylis tetragona
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship R.Br.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area Roper Gulf (S)
Locality Daly Waters - Borroloola Road. 236 km from Stuart Highway, ca. 240 km ESE of Daly Waters.
Latitude -16.2500000
Longitude 135.3500000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Daly Waters - Borroloola Road. 236 km from Stuart Highway, ca. 240 km ESE of Daly Waters.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 25000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID 90349dad-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Australia (Oceania)
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 135° 21' E
Verbatim latitude 16° 15' S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q21518413
recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q16744919

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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 Gulf Fall and Uplands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions McArthur - South Nicholson Basins
    IBRA 7 Regions Gulf Fall and Uplands
    IBRA 7 Subregions McArthur
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Carpentaria 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) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 LIMMEN BIGHT RIVER
    River Regions LIMMEN BIGHT RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    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
    Local Government Areas 2011 Roper Gulf (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Gulf
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 ROPER GULF REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 777
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1091
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GULF
    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) GULF
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MABUNJI - MUNGOORBADA OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KATHERINE
    PSMA Localities (2018) MCARTHUR
    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) BARKLY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARKLY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) SOUTH WEST GULF WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Roper Gulf (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Georgina Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Carpentaria Fall Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Gulf Fall
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open woodlands with a grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    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 0.4925
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.5156
    Endemism 0.009391656
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.009401873
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 5.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.609438 index
    Species Richness 5.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.23717858
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 175.98 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 55.178333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.24 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.35744303
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.7641914
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.2925 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.531666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 26.330017 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.26736143
    Aridity index - month max 0.9568136
    Aridity index - month min 0.004933745
    Evaporation - annual mean 214.44133 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 15253.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 278.89584 mm
    Evaporation - month min 162.18578 mm
    Evaporation - variability 26.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.25 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.24 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 70.652275 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 51.106518 %
    Humidity - month max relative 81.52443 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 62.218784 %
    Humidity - month min relative 43.184967 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 43.184967 %
    Precipitation - annual 670.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 715.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 56.166668 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 11.795918
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.36645964
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 123.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.7
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 325.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 175.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 49.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 521.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 14.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.325 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.819166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 30.685791 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 26.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 11.65 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 11.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.55 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.66 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.28
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.86 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 136.80717 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 727.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 112.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 337.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 181.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 500.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 267.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 253.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 126.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 140.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 55.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3659.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 379.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 306.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 294.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.164689 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.10049875 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 173344.47 m
    Remoteness index 18.0
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 2.0 years
    Fire frequency 6.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 588.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 118.0 %
    Runoff - average 2397.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    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 77.84329
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 100.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 17.0 %
    Bulk density 1.2027273 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.17483889 %
    Clay % 7.0227275 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 188.88889 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.28
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.81
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 1.6181818
    Water holding capacity 38000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.82527 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 253.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 35.208332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 137.0 m
    Elevation 135.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.28815565 degrees
    Topographic relief 5.613602 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3297133 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2757 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 34.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0048 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 37.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4508 NDVI