Occurrence record: MEL 2016257A

PreservedSpecimen of Cyperus difformis recorded on 1991-02-12

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 2016257A
Occurrence ID b85850b2-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Jeanes, J.A.
Identified date 2003-05-12
Collector Jobson, P.C.
Collecting number 1270
Reproductive condition fertile
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Common.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2003-05-12
Identification ID c8b3a88e-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1991-02-12
Supplied as year:1991  month:2  day:12 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 43
Event ID 0a887346-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Cyperaceae | Cyperus
Scientific name Cyperus difformis
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Cyperus
Species Cyperus difformis
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship L.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Townsville (C)
Locality Clement State Forest. Fire trail off Toomulla Beach Road, c.0.5 km W of Toomulla Beach. Toomulla Beach is 43 km N of Townsville.
Habitat Growing in open Melaleuca viridiflora woodland. Brown clay loam on coastal plain, in water filled depressions.
Latitude -19.0833000000
Longitude 146.4667000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Clement State Forest. Fire trail off Toomulla Beach Road, c.0.5 km W of Toomulla Beach. Toomulla Beach is 43 km N of Townsville.
Minimum elevation in metres 20
Maximum elevation in metres 20
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeference protocol Unknown
Georeferenced by Klazenga, N.
Location ID 8937c297-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 146° 28' E
Verbatim latitude 19° 5' S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q21395685
recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q21391683

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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 - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Queensland Tropical Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Other minimal uses
    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 Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Herbert
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Herbert
    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) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BLACK RIVER
    River Regions BLACK RIVER
    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
    Local Government Areas 2011 Townsville (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Thuringowa - Pt B
    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) NORTHERN BEACHES
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TOWNSVILLE - NORTHERN BEACHES
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) TOOMULLA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) BOUNDED LOCALITY
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 200 TO 499
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) HINCHINBROOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) HINCHINBROOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) TOOMULLA (L)
    Statistical Local Areas Northern Beaches-Pinnacles
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Charters Towers Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Burdekin Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Townsville Lowlands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Melaleuca
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Melaleuca Forests and Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Melaleuca open forests and woodlands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6591
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.8576
    Endemism 0.014795405
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.01693972
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4691
    Occurrence Density 12284.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.310263 index
    Species Richness 895.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.45706618
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 161.93 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 107.2375 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 9.74 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.39932343
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.4924201
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.07 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.873333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.089996 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.68908393
    Aridity index - month max 2.2410161
    Aridity index - month min 0.12401875
    Evaporation - annual mean 160.1826 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 221.1 mm
    Evaporation - month min 102.1723 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.47 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.4 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 78.38233 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 70.36826 %
    Humidity - month max relative 83.12677 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.26565 %
    Humidity - month min relative 66.405174 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 66.405174 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1398.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 114.8707 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 4.655478
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 55.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 53.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.35830626
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 100.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.777443
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 834.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 356.7077 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 93.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 872.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.489166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.584167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.13 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.44 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.05
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.63 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 329.03326 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01414214 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.03 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1349.0105 m
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 5.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 9.6 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.24113 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.17586294 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 2.3472414 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 4.5 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 59.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.66 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 16.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6369774 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.47435504 %
    Clay % 34.64915 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 43.75 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.62
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.3 index
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.8621469
    Water holding capacity 65000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.51292 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 229.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 4.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.37899446 degrees
    Topographic relief 7.203146 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4452168 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3268 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 37.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0081 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6465 NDVI