Occurrence record: MEL 2125171A

PreservedSpecimen of Aristida queenslandica var. dissimilis recorded on 1991-05-15

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 2125171A
Occurrence ID f85c2e36-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1|Duplicate - 1
Identified by Stajsic, V.
Identified date 1993-01-14
Collector Jobson, P.C.
Collecting number 1296
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 status present
Date identified 1993-01-14
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID f4dea843-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1991-05-15
Supplied as year:1991  month:5  day:15 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 135
Event ID 34314700-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Aristida queenslandica var. dissimilis
Taxon rank variety
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Aristida
Species Aristida queenslandica
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Infraspecific epithet dissimilis
Scientific name authorship (S.T.Blake) B.K.Simon
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Townsville (C)
Locality Ridge E of creek along eastern campus boundary of James Cook University, Townsville.
Habitat Growing in open Eucalyptus platyphylla woodland on red sandy loam along crest of ridge.
Latitude -19.3333333
Longitude 146.7500000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Ridge E of creek along eastern campus boundary of James Cook University, Townsville.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by Jobson, P.C.
Location ID 9b920d5a-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 146° 45' E
Verbatim latitude 19° 20' S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q26714177
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
    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 Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Townsville Plains
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 7 Subregions Townsville Plains
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    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
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest and woodland (tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ROSS RIVER
    River Regions ROSS 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 Herbert
    Local Government Areas 2011 Townsville (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Douglas
    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) DOUGLAS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) HERBERT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) HERBERT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TOWNSVILLE - SOUTHERN RANGELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) DOUGLAS
    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) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MUNDINGBURRA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MUNDINGBURRA
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Douglas
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Charters Towers Region
    Surface Geology of Australia CPgct
    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 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4273293.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6383
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.1323
    Endemism 0.040298454
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.046443786
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 91187.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.030486 index
    Species Richness 2667.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.36934653
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 137.59 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 78.1425 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 8.38 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.32833964
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.0183008
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.725 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 19.835833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.930023 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.56006825
    Aridity index - month max 1.8595638
    Aridity index - month min 0.07459026
    Evaporation - annual mean 153.19554 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17498.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 212.14584 mm
    Evaporation - month min 95.45719 mm
    Evaporation - variability 28.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.34 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 78.58745 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 70.54749 %
    Humidity - month max relative 83.294014 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.34691 %
    Humidity - month min relative 66.35597 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 66.35597 %
    Precipitation - annual 1009.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 999.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 89.02356 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 4.7693563
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 55.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 12.109466 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 46.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3227951
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 101.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.0746613
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 589.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 284.96805 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 70.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 632.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.17 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.509167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.50064 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 13.11 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 12.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 18.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.39 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.07
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 171.30666 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1038.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 42.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 9.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 33.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 101.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 634.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 254.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 675.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 240.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 188.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 129.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 195.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 99.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 204.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3102.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 317.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 273.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 270.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1140175 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.05656854 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 14152.564 m
    Remoteness index 3.0
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 457.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 161.0 %
    Runoff - average 5500.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.2096436 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 55.55 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 71.04438 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) 8.0 %
    Bulk density 1.7019048 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.41011873 %
    Clay % 43.390755 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 10.666667 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.53
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.98
    Nutrient status 1.1 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.4483194
    Water holding capacity 66000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.82357 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 3.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 338.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 183.0 m
    Elevation 20.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.1110435 degrees
    Topographic relief 169.7597 m
    Topographic slope (%) 11.83739 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3285 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 48.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0081 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 46.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 8.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7096 NDVI