Occurrence record: QRS 76109.1

PreservedSpecimen of Spermacoce sp. Musgrave (J.Wrigley+ NQ1579) recorded on 1983-09-14

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource CNS AVH data
Institution Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied institution code "CNS"
Collection Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied collection code "QRS"
Catalogue Number QRS 76109.1
Occurrence ID CNS:QRS:QRS 76109.1
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by K.L. Gibbons
Identified date 2018-06-20
Collector Clarkson, J.R.
Collecting number 5017
Reproductive condition flowers, fruit, fertile
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Occurrence remarks An erect or decumbent herb. Flowers white or very pale blue. Common. Material in spirit collection.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Date identified 2018-06-20

Event

Collecting date 1983-09-14
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Spermacoce sp. Musgrave (J.Wrigley+ NQ1579)
Supplied scientific name "Spermacoce sp. Musgrave (J.Wrigley+ NQ1579) Qld Herbarium"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Gentianales
Family Rubiaceae
Genus Spermacoce
Species Spermacoce Musgrave
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type INFORMAL
Scientific name authorship Qld Herbarium

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Cook (S)
Locality 8.6 km W of the Morehead River crossing on the track W from Breeza Plains to Fifteen Mile Creek.
Habitat Melaleuca leucadendron woodland with Neofrabricia mjobergii on sand.
Latitude -14.8167000000
Longitude 143.8333000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 8.6 km W of the Morehead River crossing on the track W from Breeza Plains to Fifteen Mile Creek.
Minimum elevation in metres 25
Maximum elevation in metres 25
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Verbatim coordinates 14,49,,S,143,50,,E
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Lakefield
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Rinyirru (Lakefield)
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Rinyirru (Lakefield)
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Rinyirru (Lakefield) (Cape York Peninsula Aboriginal Land)
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2014 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2015 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Cape York
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Cape York
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Laura Lowlands
    IBRA 7 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 7 Subregions Laura Lowlands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Cape York Peninsula Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    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 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 NORMANBY RIVER
    River Regions NORMANBY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern 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 Leichhardt
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (Cape York Peninsula Aboriginal Land) ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cook (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cook
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 59
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 590
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CAPE YORK WILDERNESS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA Localities (2018) LAKEFIELD
    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) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Cook (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Quinkan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Laura Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Melaleuca open woodlands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3087449.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3494
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.6003
    Endemism 0.0093370285
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.00937464
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 65.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.017052 index
    Species Richness 32.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5033716
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 142.24 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 86.151665 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 1.28 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.16048543
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -5.0958896
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.2525 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.863333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.970001 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.54372907
    Aridity index - month max 2.0446615
    Aridity index - month min 0.010706638
    Evaporation - annual mean 184.48428 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 19613.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 257.30054 mm
    Evaporation - month min 138.42667 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.4 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.21 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.36 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 79.13581 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 65.84361 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.848274 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.343765 %
    Humidity - month min relative 56.84459 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 56.84459 %
    Precipitation - annual 1092.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1099.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 91.247 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 9.6717205
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.22515708
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 124.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.3884
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 544.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 293.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 82.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 798.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.530834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.493334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.428192 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.89 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 15.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.61 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.65 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.79
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.11 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 135.90594 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1118.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 15.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 10.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 113.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 503.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 290.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 766.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 261.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 188.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 160.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 229.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 116.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 236.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 61.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2213.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 348.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 286.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 279.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.3423449 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.14764823 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 46256.86 m
    Remoteness index 16.859028
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 1.0 years
    Fire frequency 3.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1725.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 52.0 %
    Runoff - average 5341.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 35.667706 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 23.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.7 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 6.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6475145 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.26784497 %
    Clay % 36.86532 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 13.125 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.44
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 3.1132948
    Water holding capacity 41000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.12167 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 351.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 11.416667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 25.0 m
    Elevation 25.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.11286038 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.3162 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.09488871 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2814 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 30.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0035 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 49.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 6.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6109 NDVI