Occurrence record: MEL 2522580A

Preserved specimen of Lachnagrostis robusta (Vickery) S.W.L.Jacobs | Tall Blowngrass recorded on 2013-12-29
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Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource National Herbarium of Victoria (MEL) AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2522580A
Occurrence ID 1a58bdf2-16ac-490a-a4d5-494b59c16cda
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Identified by ["Brown, A.J."]
Identified date 2013-12-29
Collector ["Brown, A.J."]
Supplied as "Brown, A.J."
Record number 2611
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rights holder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Identified by ID http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q33665234
recorded by ID http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q33665234|http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q33665234
Date identified 2013-12-29
Identification ID 8f75642b-4cb8-4161-b363-74848fef21dc

Event

Occurrence date 2013-12-29
Supplied as year:2013  month:12  day:29 
Event ID 029b5405-2771-4f61-b048-499f93b7d53a
Date precision DAY
Start day of year 363

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Poaceae | Lachnagrostis
Scientific name Lachnagrostis robusta
Identified to rank species
Common name Tall Blowngrass
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Lachnagrostis
Species Lachnagrostis robusta
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Vickery) S.W.L.Jacobs
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Just N of the Kuruc A Ruc Creek, Werneth off the Colac-Ballarat Rd. between Cressy and Rokewood, 600 m S of the junction with the Pitfield-Cressy Rd.
Habitat
Supplied as "Saline flats along the roadside."
Latitude -37.994
Supplied as: "-37.9940000000"
Longitude 143.658
Supplied as: "143.6580000000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim locality Just N of the Kuruc A Ruc Creek, Werneth off the Colac-Ballarat Rd. between Cressy and Rokewood, 600 m S of the junction with the Pitfield-Cressy Rd.
Min elevation 137.0
Max elevation 137.0
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 50.0
Georeference protocol Google Earth
Georeferenced by Brown, A.J.
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 37.994° S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Continent OCEANIA
Supplied as Oceania
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 143.658° E
Verbatim SRS epsg:4326
Location ID 589214e9-84f2-4db4-8ddd-47751aeb610e

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant 1. No practices reported
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2014 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2015 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2017 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Corangamite
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Corangamite
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions Southern Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BARWON RIVER-LAKE CORANGAMITE
    River Regions BARWON RIVER-LAKE CORANGAMITE
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Corangamite
    Local Government Areas 2011 Golden Plains (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Golden Plains - South-East
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GOLDEN PLAINS SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 7
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1302
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GOLDEN PLAINS - SOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BARWON - WEST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) GEELONG
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) CORANGAMITE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) WANNON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) SOUTH-WEST CENTRAL VICTORIA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CORANGAMITE - GOLDEN PLAINS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) CRESSY
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner 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 (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) GOLDEN PLAINS SHIRE
    Statistical Local Areas Golden Plains (S) - South-East
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Otway Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West Victorian Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Croplands
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with ferns, herbs, sedges, rushes or wet tussock grassland
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Casuarina forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 9808116.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.0238051 t/ha
    Potassium 0.048475664 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7735
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.0685
    Endemism 0.0015797694
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0016109322
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1488.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.649031 index
    Species Richness 257.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 11.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5189096
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 39.67 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 41.000835 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 27.52 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.4001323
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.3963871
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.888334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.98 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.50998 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.6636945
    Aridity index - month max 1.3846154
    Aridity index - month min 0.17682339
    Evaporation - annual mean 99.01323 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 12344.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 192.28226 mm
    Evaporation - month min 32.5 mm
    Evaporation - variability 9.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.25 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 84.616 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 71.856064 %
    Humidity - month max relative 94.64486 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.85263 %
    Humidity - month min relative 57.86257 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 57.86257 %
    Precipitation - annual 553.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 552.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 45.99 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.14782067
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 158.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 34.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 97.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.265625
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2635659
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 103.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 59.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 176.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.941666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.5683336 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.799988 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.69 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 26.14 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.35
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.76 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 193.33748 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.8 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 584.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 161.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 32.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 103.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 20.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 103.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 63.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 182.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 136.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 211.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 45.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 89.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 105.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 184.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3690.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 256.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 184.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 109.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.6122091 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 34441.477 m
    Remoteness index 3.263529
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1103.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 93.0 %
    Runoff - average 54.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 5.3124013 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 174.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 38.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6748732 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.2014726 %
    Clay % 42.82958 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 12.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.58
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.91
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.4197183
    Water holding capacity 30000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.70714 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 223.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 32.333332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 130.0 m
    Elevation 133.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.2939362 degrees
    Topographic relief 6.994339 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4601142 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1536 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 22.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 46.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 33.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 20.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0078 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 54.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3293 NDVI