Occurrence record: MEL 2183381A

PreservedSpecimen of Vittadinia diffusa recorded on 2001-12-06

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 2183381A
Occurrence ID 1c91a772-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Identified by McArdle, A.T.
Identified date 2019-01-31
Collector Ford, A.|Craven, L.A.
Collecting number 3173
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Previous identifications Peripleura diffusa.
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Uncommon in area.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2019-01-31
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 6938aa96-4ba1-44cf-aca9-9f9ec7d1d155

Event

Collecting date 2001-12-06
Supplied as year:2001  month:12  day:6 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 340
Event ID 4b0f7e39-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Vittadinia diffusa
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae
Genus Vittadinia
Species Vittadinia diffusa
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship N.T.Burb.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Tablelands (R)
Locality Above Toys Creek, powerline access Rd off Herberton-Watsonville Rd. (55,323815,8078192) (7963-238781).
Habitat Low heathy community on poorly drained clay derived from rhyolite. Dominated by: Melaleuca borealis, Mirbelia, Micromyrtus and Hakea. Themeda and other grasses common. Prefers recently disturbed ground.
Latitude -17.3750000
Longitude 145.3416667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Above Toys Creek, powerline access Rd off Herberton-Watsonville Rd. (55,323815,8078192) (7963-238781).
Minimum elevation in metres 1040
Maximum elevation in metres 1040
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeferenced by Ford, A.
Location ID a5f7babc-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 20' 30" E
Verbatim latitude 17° 22' 30" S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow greater than 9 months
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    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 mulched
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble mulched
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 = other cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Gulf
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Atherton
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Atherton
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated 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 MITCHELL-COLEMAN RIVERS (QLD)
    River Regions MITCHELL-COLEMAN RIVERS (QLD)
    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 Bar-Barrum and Telstra ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Tablelands (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Mareeba
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MAREEBA SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Bar-Barrum People
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Bar-Barrum People QCD2001/007
    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) TABLELANDS
    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) WATSONVILLE
    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) DALRYMPLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) HILL
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Tablelands (R) - Mareeba
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pfls
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Garnet uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Low Woodland
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    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 0.031936288 t/ha
    Potassium 0.11515391 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9249
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.9561
    Endemism 0.04933047
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.05123365
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5794
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 6978.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.763456 index
    Species Richness 1788.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 18.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.65794617
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 92.45 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 93.3425 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 16.37 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.37843066
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.6283823
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 26.049168 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 15.439167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.109985 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.83219826
    Aridity index - month max 2.3430152
    Aridity index - month min 0.15649219
    Evaporation - annual mean 123.609 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 18819.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 172.62675 mm
    Evaporation - month min 78.19401 mm
    Evaporation - variability 16.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.34 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.62 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.25 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.27491 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 69.22689 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.98156 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.57332 %
    Humidity - month min relative 59.83463 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 59.83463 %
    Precipitation - annual 1059.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1188.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 102.98669 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 3.1041386
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 21.042 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 63.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3761353
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 88.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.6465937
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 583.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 266.25555 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 71.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 688.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 24.261667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 13.853333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.484833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 9.27 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 9.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 15.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.55 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.03 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.0
    Temperature - warmest month min 17.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 29.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 22.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 138.62117 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1165.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 70.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 18.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 54.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 87.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 610.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 237.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 695.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 201.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 193.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 98.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 161.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 111.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 170.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 57.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2791.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 291.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 232.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 227.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.049999997 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.6296824 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.049999997 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 64350.203 m
    Remoteness index 4.727683
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 780.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 94.0 %
    Runoff - average 2830.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 861.38 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.3256855 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 11.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.7 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 17.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4521729 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.5952776 %
    Clay % 5.438084 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.7
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 58000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.28466 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 304.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 370.33334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 964.0 m
    Elevation 825.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.852053 degrees
    Topographic relief 248.7652 m
    Topographic slope (%) 17.08932 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2809 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 34.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0019 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 55.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 11.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5329 NDVI