Occurrence record: CANB 582721.1

PreservedSpecimen of Euphorbia cyathophora recorded on 2004-03-13

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource CANB AVH data
Institution Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research
Supplied institution code "CANB"
Collection Australian National Herbarium
Supplied collection code "CANB"
Catalogue Number CANB 582721.1
Occurrence ID CANB:CANB:CANB 582721.1
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Waterhouse, B.M.
Collector Waterhouse, B.M.
Collecting number 6789
Reproductive condition flowers, fertile
Occurrence remarks Erect, sometimes branched herb to c. 60 cm tall. Leaves variously lobed, discolourous. Uppermost leaves / floral bracts with scarlet blotches. Flowers in terminal clusters, relatively inconspicuous. Separate male and female flowers in same cluster. Occasional plants scattered around habitat.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Identification verification status verified

Event

Collecting date 2004-03-13
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Euphorbia cyathophora
Supplied scientific name "Euphorbia cyathophora Murray"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Malpighiales
Family Euphorbiaceae
Genus Euphorbia
Species Euphorbia cyathophora
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Murray

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Tudu Island, Torres Strait.
Habitat Coarse coralline sand substrate.Throughout shrub-dotted grassland that dominates most of coral cay. Around disturbed area near temporary dwellings.
Latitude -9.8000000000
Longitude 142.9667000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 2000.0
Georeference protocol topo
Verbatim coordinates 9,48,,S,142,58,,E
Biome Marine
Country code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Torres Strait & far Northern GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    NRM Regions 2010 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2014 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2015 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Torres Strait
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Torres Strait
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Torres Strait
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Reef
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 14.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TORRES SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Torres Strait Regional Sea Claim
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Torres Strait Regional Sea Claim QCD2010/003
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.023149075
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.031425428
    Occurrence Density 51.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.2093046 index
    Species Richness 30.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 134071.44 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 7.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.277624 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.61 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.9499998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 22.14 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.22 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.94 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.43 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.62 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.31 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.82 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.31 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.23 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.179998 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.726303 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.11430453 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.0499648 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 31.208334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -6.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.67090124 degrees