Occurrence record: MEL 2016880A

PreservedSpecimen of Fimbristylis tetragona recorded on 1991-06-24

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 2016880A
Occurrence ID b8632de8-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Collector Jobson, P.C.
Collecting number 1371
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 remarks Scattered.
Occurrence status present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID c8cdc863-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1991-06-24
Supplied as year:1991  month:6  day:24 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 175
Event ID 0aa63e6e-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 West Arnhem (S)
Locality E side of Kakadu Highway, 178 km NE of Pine Creek.
Habitat Growing in open Lysiophyllum cunninghamii-Eucalyptus sp. woodland. Red sandy loam on undulating hills.
Latitude -13.0166667
Longitude 132.4666667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality E side of Kakadu Highway, 178 km NE of Pine Creek.
Minimum elevation in metres 20
Maximum elevation in metres 20
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeferenced by Jobson, P.C.
Location ID 89405c26-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Australia (Oceania)
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 132° 28' E
Verbatim latitude 13° 1' S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Kakadu
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Kakadu
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Kakadu National Park
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Kakadu
    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
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Kakadu Savanna IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    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 Pine Creek
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Pine Creek
    IBRA 7 Regions Pine Creek
    IBRA 7 Subregions Pine Creek
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SOUTH ALLIGATOR RIVER
    River Regions SOUTH ALLIGATOR 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 West Arnhem (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated South Alligator
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WEST ARNHEM REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 206
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 485
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ALLIGATOR
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY - TIWI - WEST ARNHEM
    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) KAKADU - MARRAKAI - JABIRU
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) KAKADU - MARRAKAI - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) JABIRU - TIWI
    PSMA Localities (2018) KAKADU
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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) ARAFURA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARAFURA
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) KAKADU WARD
    Statistical Local Areas West Arnhem (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Pine Creek Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Lypm
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Pine Creek Ridges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous managed, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tropical Eucalypt Woodlands/Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Tropical Eucalyptus forest and woodlands with a tall annual grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8422
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.5449
    Endemism 0.01309721
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.013711367
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 680.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.443494 index
    Species Richness 350.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5715114
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 160.96 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 106.41167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3915121
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.541981
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.12 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.685 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.690002 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.65642756
    Aridity index - month max 2.0792897
    Aridity index - month min 0.005267787
    Evaporation - annual mean 181.91638 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 22915.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 238.73291 mm
    Evaporation - month min 140.4332 mm
    Evaporation - variability 10.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.45 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.14 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 77.058136 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 58.74517 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.862526 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 73.284706 %
    Humidity - month min relative 49.0833 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 49.0833 %
    Precipitation - annual 1293.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1387.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 107.97215 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 12.774856
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.52721906
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 111.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.8914388
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 398.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 292.0013 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 921.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 10.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.381668 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.915833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 23.816925 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 15.53 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 16.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 24.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.59 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.74 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.71
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.94 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 95.18413 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1402.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 106.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 399.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 315.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 907.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 277.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 207.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 165.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 245.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 124.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 245.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 59.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2127.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 372.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 301.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 286.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.7011419 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.07615773 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 79009.06 m
    Remoteness index 9.70105
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 1.0 years
    Fire frequency 4.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2306.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 30.0 %
    Runoff - average 9063.0 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 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 22.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.47 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5958622 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.2107778 %
    Clay % 38.616665 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 16.666666 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.49
    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 3.0942528
    Water holding capacity 58000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.88517 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 146.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 88.166664 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 54.0 m
    Elevation 66.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.0223546 degrees
    Topographic relief 48.13964 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.405466 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2829 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 45.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 37.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 63.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0118 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 56.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.58 NDVI