Occurrence record: MEL 1620266A

PreservedSpecimen of Cyperus microcephalus subsp. saxicola recorded on 1994-05-16

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 1620266A
Occurrence ID 2495a126-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Collector Cowie, I.D.|Walsh, N.G.
Collecting number 5072
Reproductive condition fertile
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 12264ff2-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1994-05-16
Supplied as year:1994  month:5  day:16 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 136
Event ID 51a83003-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cyperus microcephalus subsp. saxicola
Taxon rank subspecies
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Cyperus
Species Cyperus microcephalus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Infraspecific epithet saxicola
Scientific name authorship K.L.Wilson
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area Victoria-Daly (S)
Locality Headwaters of Lalngang Creek.
Habitat At base of sandstone cliff and around boulders.
Latitude -15.0833333
Longitude 130.1666667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Headwaters of Lalngang Creek.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID a8f62e69-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 130° 10' E
Verbatim latitude 15° 5' S

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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 - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Other minimal uses
    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 Victoria Bonaparte
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victoria Bonaparte P1
    IBRA 7 Regions Victoria Bonaparte
    IBRA 7 Subregions Keep
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Kimberly Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Temperature and moisture are more seasonal strongly developed wet and dry seasons and the growing season is shorter
    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 VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    River Regions VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    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
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Bradshaw Partnering ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Victoria-Daly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Victoria
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 VICTORIA DALY REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 229
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 375
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) VICTORIA RIVER
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KATHERINE
    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) VICTORIA RIVER
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TIMBER CREEK - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KATHERINE
    PSMA Localities (2018) BRADSHAW
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very 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) STUART
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) STUART
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) TIMBER CREEK WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Victoria-Daly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Victoria River Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Nsa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Ord-Victoria Plateaus
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    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 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.526
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2651
    Endemism 0.0073756212
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.007390739
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 102.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.001314 index
    Species Richness 59.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.41948402
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 169.89 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 83.84583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.15 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.4869794
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.0435803
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.941666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.761667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.140015 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.42717177
    Aridity index - month max 1.5212377
    Aridity index - month min 0.0
    Evaporation - annual mean 205.74245 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 20427.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 274.04428 mm
    Evaporation - month min 162.76416 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.37 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.13 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 71.13317 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 52.70381 %
    Humidity - month max relative 84.53337 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 63.705246 %
    Humidity - month min relative 45.8767 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 45.8767 %
    Precipitation - annual 969.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1079.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 80.54557 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 18.17806
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.576637
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 117.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.7280818
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 295.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 247.60298 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 69.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 755.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 9.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.913334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.453333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 29.286499 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 12.91 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.26 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.98
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.59 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 108.09918 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 965.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 3.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 3.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 112.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 279.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 238.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 640.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 277.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 229.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 148.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 232.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 232.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 58.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2960.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 377.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 308.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 294.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.3744329 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.19723083 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 47970.62 m
    Remoteness index 16.652807
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 1.0 years
    Fire frequency 3.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1180.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 64.0 %
    Runoff - average 4495.0 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 80.99999
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 6.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 10.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1093843 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.1774821 %
    Clay % 10.374384 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 175.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.42
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 1.6514778
    Water holding capacity 52000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.18536 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 91.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 204.70833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 139.0 m
    Elevation 194.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.3163898 degrees
    Topographic relief 126.4214 m
    Topographic slope (%) 6.807961 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3645 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 43.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0149 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 48.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5661 NDVI