Occurrence record: BRI AQ0586130

PreservedSpecimen of Spermacoce sp. Natal Downs (R.J.Fensham 2259) recorded on 1996-02-19

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource BRI AVH data
Institution Queensland Department of Environment and Science
Supplied institution code "BRI"
Collection Queensland Herbarium
Supplied collection code "Herbrecs"
Catalogue Number BRI AQ0586130
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:AQ0586130
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Harwood, R.K.
Identified date 2006-08-00
Identifier role det.
Collector Fensham, R.J.
Collecting number 2259
Reproductive condition Flowers and buds
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Establishment means native
Occurrence remarks Upright herb, white corolla.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2006-08
Supplied as 2006-08-00
Identification ID 98763.00

Event

Collecting date 1996-02-19
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2/19/1996

Taxonomy

Scientific name Spermacoce sp. Natal Downs (R.J.Fensham 2259)
Supplied scientific name "Spermacoce sp. (Natal Downs R.J.Fensham 2259)"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Gentianales
Family Rubiaceae
Genus Spermacoce
Species Spermacoce Natal-Downs
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type INFORMAL
Nomenclatural code ICBN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Queensland, Burke
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Flinders (S)
Locality Natal Downs.
Habitat Grassland on alluvium.
Latitude -21.1734649
Longitude 144.0928159
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Verbatim coordinate system decimal degrees
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 2000.0
Georeference protocol Hrb Convert
Georeferenced by compiler
Verbatim SRS AGD66
Continent Oceania
County Burke
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 144.09166667
Verbatim latitude -21.175

Additional properties

abcd2:herbarium unit-cultivated occurrence not cultivated
abcd2:herbarium unit-natural occurrence native

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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 Central Australian Freshwater
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Southern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2014 Southern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2015 Southern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 Southern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Southern Gulf
    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 Southern Gulf
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Mitchell Grass Downs
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Northern Downs
    IBRA 7 Regions Mitchell Grass Downs
    IBRA 7 Subregions Central Downs
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Mitchell Grass Downs
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid, with some growth in the warm season, but too dry for cropping
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Tussock grassland (tropical semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    River Regions FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    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 Flinders (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Flinders
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 FLINDERS SHIRE
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Yirendali People Core Country Claim QCD2017/002
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 304
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN HIGHLANDS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FLINDERS - RICHMOND - DALRYMPLE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) FLINDERS - RICHMOND - DALRYMPLE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) TANGORIN
    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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TRAEGER
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Flinders (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Eromanga Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Ksra
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Winton-Blackall Downs
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tussock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mitchell grass (Astrebla) tussock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tussock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 2522075.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.026178 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3013
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.25265944
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.25266102
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 8.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.3862944 index
    Species Richness 4.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.14298469
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 119.64 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 32.4 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 3.1 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8574494
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.16332981
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.446667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 18.311666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.639984 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.17978048
    Aridity index - month max 0.4991517
    Aridity index - month min 0.03225163
    Evaporation - annual mean 203.8711 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 8923.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 283.64084 mm
    Evaporation - month min 117.8476 mm
    Evaporation - variability 30.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.15 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.13 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 64.642876 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 48.82679 %
    Humidity - month max relative 74.85233 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 56.02527 %
    Humidity - month min relative 41.077866 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 41.077866 %
    Precipitation - annual 446.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 443.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 37.833332 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 3.2413793
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 40.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6195652
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 89.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.6034483
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 243.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 103.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 262.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 19.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.071667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 15.975 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 31.501862 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 8.14 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 17.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.55 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.61
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.23 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 136.31947 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 499.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 34.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 25.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 88.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 295.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 122.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 295.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 242.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 278.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 91.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 175.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 146.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4686.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 369.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 293.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 293.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 3.160775 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.15033296 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 392240.97 m
    Remoteness index 12.751019
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 56.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 191.0 %
    Runoff - average 1713.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 306.24356 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 38.068005
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 84.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 47.0 %
    Bulk density 1.430076 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.14523359 %
    Clay % 56.784195 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.3 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.17
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.37
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 4.481155
    Water holding capacity 13000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 44.923653
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.19924 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 302.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 28.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 305.0 m
    Elevation 298.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.20389411 degrees
    Topographic relief 6.494568 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3905246 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3047 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 42.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 5.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 52.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 43.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0053 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 25.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5423 NDVI