Occurrence record: MEL 2441115A

PreservedSpecimen of Vittadinia diffusa recorded on 2000-12-11

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 2441115A
Occurrence ID 2008c7fc-7c9d-46a2-9be2-a68ed1d5aa03
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Identified by McArdle, A.T.
Identified date 2018-07-31
Collector Wannan, B.S.|Jago, R.L.
Collecting number 1962
Reproductive condition fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Previous identifications Peripleura diffusa, det. BRI -- Queensland Herbarium, 03.vii.2001.
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2018-07-31
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 9a1d4c98-3e01-4b9f-b1b2-15de44d7c057

Event

Collecting date 2000-12-11
Supplied as year:2000  month:12  day:11 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 346
Event ID 4a688233-489a-4b61-a177-390b6207498f

Taxonomy

Scientific name Vittadinia diffusa
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae
Genus Vittadinia
Species Vittadinia diffusa
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship N.T.Burb.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Tablelands (R)
Locality 11.5 km west of Ravenshoe on Kennedy Hwy.
Habitat Flat area on basalt soil. Woodland to 20 m. Trees: Eucalyptus crebra, E. tereticornis, Corymbia clarksoniana, C. intermedia, C. tessellaris, E. platyphylla, E. moluccana. Small trees/shrubs: Lophostemon suaveolens, Grevillea parallela, Maytenus disperma, Maytenus cunninghamii, Ficus opposita. Understorey/groundcover: Commelina ensifolia, Flemingia parviflora, Ophiuros exaltatus, Themeda triandra, Indigofera sp., Uraria lagopodioides, Vigna lanceolata, Crotalaria brevis, Phyllanthus virgatus, Chamaecrista nomame, Rostellularia adscendens, Grewia retusifolia, Mnesithea rottboellioides, Fimbristylis dichotoma, Dianella sp., Vernonia cinerea var. lanata, Clerodendrum floribundum, Cheilanthes nudiuscula, Trichodesma zeylanicum, Lobelia sp., Geitonoplesium cymosum, Heteropogon triticeus, Imperata cylindrica, Lomandra sp., Davallia denticulata, Wedelia spilanthoides, *Eupatorium catarium, *Macroptilium atropurpureum, *Themeda quadrivalvis, Stemodia sp. aff. glabella. Vines: Cajanus marmoratus, Ampelocissus acetosa, Aristolochia pubera. Epiphytes: Drynaria rigidula.
Latitude -17.64
Longitude 145.3833333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim coordinate system decimal degrees
Verbatim locality 11.5 km west of Ravenshoe on Kennedy Hwy.
Minimum elevation in metres 790
Maximum elevation in metres 790
Coordinate precision 0.0100000000
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Verbatim SRS WGS84
Location ID 73d79e97-ac03-4433-9233-c247a0548b51
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 145.3833333° E
Verbatim latitude 17.64° S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2014 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2015 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Wet Tropics
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    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 Wet Tropics
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Einasleigh Uplands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Herberton - Wairuna
    IBRA 7 Regions Einasleigh Uplands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Herberton-Wairuna
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Einasleigh Upland Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: moderately dry winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 HERBERT RIVER
    River Regions HERBERT RIVER
    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 Tablelands (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Herberton
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TABLELANDS REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 30
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 653
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) HERBERTON
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TABLELANDS (EAST) - KURANDA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) HERBERTON - RAVENSHOE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) HERBERTON TABLELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) MILLSTREAM
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer 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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) DALRYMPLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) HILL
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Tablelands (R) - Herberton
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czbat
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Atherton Tableland
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    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 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4148781.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6631
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 5.1021
    Endemism 0.024834862
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.025895568
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1813.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.822872 index
    Species Richness 597.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.6252125
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 85.75 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 85.550835 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 14.71 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3731907
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.6640059
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.125834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 16.2175 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.77002 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.80631846
    Aridity index - month max 2.2345417
    Aridity index - month min 0.16160062
    Evaporation - annual mean 126.36664 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 19615.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 177.84659 mm
    Evaporation - month min 80.76237 mm
    Evaporation - variability 24.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.39 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.6 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.82686 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 68.82586 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.915184 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.011696 %
    Humidity - month min relative 60.340626 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 60.340626 %
    Precipitation - annual 1051.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1090.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 101.40492 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 2.5368187
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 21.742811 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 59.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.33642325
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 84.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.9572132
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 560.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 264.48563 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 62.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 615.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 25.823334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 14.8575 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.005463 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 9.94 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 10.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 16.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.54 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 29.46 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.03
    Temperature - warmest month min 18.95 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 23.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 135.75478 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1367.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 96.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 24.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 74.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 86.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 684.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 294.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 819.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 209.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 196.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 103.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 168.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 111.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 177.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 56.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2858.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 299.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 240.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 235.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.7021396 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 56570.348 m
    Remoteness index 6.378354
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 148.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 208.0 %
    Runoff - average 1253.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 726.81 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.6 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 49.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 34.0 %
    Bulk density 1.2564102 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.39516836 %
    Clay % 53.48718 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 133.33333 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.69
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.4 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 3.9641025
    Water holding capacity 34000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.8847 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 266.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 265.58334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 716.0 m
    Elevation 710.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.91696775 degrees
    Topographic relief 22.66205 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.118238 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3307 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 34.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0076 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 49.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 10.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4096 NDVI