Occurrence record: BRI AQ1003931

PreservedSpecimen of Scleria brownii recorded on 2019-05-08

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 AQ1003931
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:AQ1003931
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet; Silica gel sample
Identified by Booth, R.
Identified date 2019-06-04
Collector Jensen, R.|Kemp, J.E.
Supplied as "Jensen, R.; Kemp, J.E."
Collecting number 4113
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Associated taxa Themeda triandra, Scleria spp., Dimeria ornithopoda, Rhynchospora pterochaeta, Praxelis clematidea, Gonocarpus acanthocarpus, Arundinella setosa, Eriachne spp., Spermacoce sp. and Thaumastochloa rariflora.
Occurrence remarks Clumping sedge forming a symmetrical ascending tussock.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2019-06-04

Event

Collecting date 2019-05-08
Date precision Day
Event remarks Digital image at BRI.
Verbatim event date 5/8/2019

Taxonomy

Scientific name Scleria brownii
Supplied scientific name "Scleria brownii Kunth"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Scleria
Species Scleria brownii
Associated species Themeda triandra, Scleria spp., Dimeria ornithopoda, Rhynchospora pterochaeta, Praxelis clematidea, Gonocarpus acanthocarpus, Arundinella setosa, Eriachne spp., Spermacoce sp. and Thaumastochloa rariflora.
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Queensland, North Kennedy
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Charters Towers (R)
Locality Wet sclerophyll monitoring plot MZ_Eres02 c. 7.6km down the Taravale access road on Mount Zero Taravale Wildlife Sanctuary.
Habitat Granite rock platforms in open eucalypt forest of Eucalyptus acmenoides, Eucalyptus granitica and one unknown eucalypt, fringing or grading into wet scerophyll.
Latitude -19.0754417
Longitude 146.1132389
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Minimum elevation in metres 885.0
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50.0
Georeference protocol GPS
County North Kennedy
Biome Terrestrial

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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
    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 Forestry
    NRM Regions 2010 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2014 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2015 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burdekin
    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 Burdekin
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Paluma - Seaview
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Paluma-Seaview
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    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: distinctly 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 BURDEKIN RIVER
    River Regions BURDEKIN 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 Charters Towers (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Dalrymple
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CHARTERS TOWERS REGIONAL
    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) DALRYMPLE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) CHARTERS TOWERS - AYR - INGHAM
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    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) PALUMA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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) DALRYMPLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TRAEGER
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Charters Towers (R) - Dalrymple
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Charters Towers Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Cfwp
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Burdekin Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Hervey Tablelands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Tall Open
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Tall Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus tall open forests and open forests with ferns, herbs, sedges, rushes or wet tussock grasses
    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 4273293.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6591
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.8576
    Endemism 0.028055372
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.030295964
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 10035.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.8001795 index
    Species Richness 1343.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.64664507
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 122.99 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 124.7825 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 16.81 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.37263608
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.6719282
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.439167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 16.041666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.050018 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.1815587
    Aridity index - month max 3.5884356
    Aridity index - month min 0.2407714
    Evaporation - annual mean 126.40893 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 22368.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 185.16457 mm
    Evaporation - month min 72.13785 mm
    Evaporation - variability 20.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.39 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.68 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 79.99847 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 67.95514 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.57703 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 72.97819 %
    Humidity - month min relative 60.401016 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 60.401016 %
    Precipitation - annual 1477.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1642.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 154.15569 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 3.392022
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 106.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 31.082554 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 92.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.37614962
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 92.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.6497961
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 889.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 457.63977 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 105.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 979.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 24.3275 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 14.791666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.691742 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 9.82 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 9.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 15.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.72 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.14
    Temperature - warmest month min 18.63 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 23.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 149.81436 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 892.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 63.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 16.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 53.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 81.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 456.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 181.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 510.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 201.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 208.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 87.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 153.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 112.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 163.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3353.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 295.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 238.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 234.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.2545584 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.18439089 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 35714.234 m
    Remoteness index 7.420729
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 823.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 158.0 %
    Runoff - average 4183.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 890.8 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 74.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.49 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4376094 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.1346881 %
    Clay % 44.744526 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 45.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.79
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.7 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.5 m
    Soil pedality 3.7
    Water holding capacity 24000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.28135 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 117.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 397.91666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 857.0 m
    Elevation 905.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.5556347 degrees
    Topographic relief 61.59149 m
    Topographic slope (%) 3.323137 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4005 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 54.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0038 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 80.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 16.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6305 NDVI