Occurrence record: NT A0086918

Preserved specimen of Cenchrus pennisetiformis Hochst. & Steud. recorded on 1989-09-23

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource DNA AVH data
Institution code Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Supplied institution code "DNA"
Collection Northern Territory Herbarium (Darwin)
Supplied collection code "NT"
Catalog number NT A0086918
Occurrence ID DNA:NT:NT A0086918
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Collector Soos, A.
Supplied as "A. Soos"
Record number 141
Reproductive condition fruit,fertile
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Occurrence remarks Grass 20-30cm tall. Sandy creekbed
State conservation Northern Territory:

Event

Occurrence date 1989-09-23
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cenchrus pennisetiformis
Supplied scientific name "Cenchrus pennisetiformis Hochst. ex Steud."
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Cenchrus
Species Cenchrus pennisetiformis
Name match metric canonicalMatch
Scientific name authorship Hochst. & Steud.
Supplied as Hochst. ex Steud.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Supplied as: "The Northern Territory"
Locality Giles Waterhole
Habitat
Supplied as "Fresh Water"
Latitude -23.56386211065381
Supplied as: "-23.5652308606094"
Longitude 134.75223455685037
Supplied as: "134.751249667098"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD66"
Verbatim locality Giles Waterhole
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Georeferenced by A. Soos
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Central Australian Freshwater
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Great Sandy-Tanami-Central Ranges Desert
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Managed resource protected areas
    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 Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions MacDonnell Ranges
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions MacDonnell Ranges P3
    IBRA 7 Regions MacDonnell Ranges
    IBRA 7 Subregions Hartz Range
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Central Ranges Xeric Scrub
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Acacia shrubland (mulga) (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    River Regions DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    Marine
    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 MacDonnell (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Sandover
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MACDONNELL REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 733
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1437
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SANDOVER - PLENTY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ALICE SPRINGS
    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) AMOONGUNA - SANTA TERESA - TITJIKALA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) SOUTH MACDONNELL RANGES
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) APATULA
    PSMA Localities (2018) HALE
    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) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) RODINGA WARD
    Statistical Local Areas MacDonnell (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Arunta Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Lntg
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Australian Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Central Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Open shrublands
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Other Acacia tall open shrublands and shrublands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Acacia shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6791
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.3721
    Endemism 0.0038862769
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0039429953
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 117.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.293444 index
    Species Richness 80.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.08101095
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 118.59 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 22.31 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 3.05 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7369053
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.3499002
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.754166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.796667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 33.110016 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.09514965
    Aridity index - month max 0.1549484
    Aridity index - month min 0.032409184
    Evaporation - annual mean 246.71109 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 6463.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 391.86356 mm
    Evaporation - month min 114.732735 mm
    Evaporation - variability 37.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 61.269947 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 45.73613 %
    Humidity - month max relative 79.253 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 57.348026 %
    Humidity - month min relative 37.974556 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 37.974556 %
    Precipitation - annual 279.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 309.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 23.590117 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.6684884
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 35.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7244051
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 61.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.37334126
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 137.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 48.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 141.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 22.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.3375 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.455 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 34.642975 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 34.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.03 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.69 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.12
    Temperature - warmest month min 20.75 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 180.04735 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 283.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 40.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 33.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 50.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 120.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 45.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 123.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 212.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 330.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 40.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 161.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 150.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6043.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 370.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 284.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 275.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 7.687607 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.29274562 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 880097.9 m
    Remoteness index 13.494406
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 9.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 176.0 %
    Runoff - average 273.0 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 12.841914
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 21.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 0.899697 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.10697746 %
    Clay % 9.666667 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 140.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.1
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.13
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 1.2909092
    Water holding capacity 34000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 13.945355
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.38163 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 187.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 230.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 535.0 m
    Elevation 580.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.9651778 degrees
    Topographic relief 33.57068 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.989112 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1812 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 22.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 56.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 30.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 15.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0079 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 30.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3345 NDVI