Occurrence record: MEL 0225755A

PreservedSpecimen of Themeda triandra | Kangaroo grass recorded on 1985-11-23

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 0225755A
Occurrence ID b092b494-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Beauglehole, A.C.
Collector Beauglehole, A.C.
Collecting number 82612
Reproductive condition fertile
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID c2eeff6b-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1985-11-23
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Themeda triandra
Taxon rank species
Common name Kangaroo grass
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Themeda
Species Themeda triandra
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Forssk.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area Loddon (S)
Locality Terrick Terrick State Park.
Latitude -36.1333000000
Longitude 144.2333000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Terrick Terrick State Park.
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeference sources M2
Georeferenced by Curator
Continent Australia (Oceania)
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 144° 14' E
Verbatim latitude 36° 8' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Terrick Terrick
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Terrick Terrick
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Terrick Terrick
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Terrick Terrick National Park
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Patho Plains IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Nature conservation
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lowland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW2
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Goulburn-Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Goulburn-Murray: Shepparton Irrigation Region (GS8)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Goulburn-Murray: Sedimentary Plain (GS8c)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW3
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Northern Victoria
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS8
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Loddon
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys LODDON
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones lowland
    NRM Regions 2010 North Central
    NRM Regions 2014 North Central
    NRM Regions 2015 North Central
    NRM Regions 2017 North Central
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North Central
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North Central
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions NSW South Western Slopes
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Northern Inland Slopes, Upper Slopes
    IBRA 7 Regions NSW South Western Slopes
    IBRA 7 Subregions Inland Slopes
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: warm (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt woodland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions LODDON RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Murray
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Low Impact Exploration and Exploration, Dja Dja Wurrung
    Local Government Areas 2011 Loddon (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Loddon - North
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 LODDON SHIRE
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Bangerang, Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Bangerang, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurung, Waywurru, Yorta Yorta
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 4
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 852
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) LODDON
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) LODDON - ELMORE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) BENDIGO
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MURRAY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MALLEE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CASTLEMAINE - KERANG
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CASTLEMAINE - KERANG
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) TERRICK TERRICK
    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 (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) SWAN HILL
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) TERRICK WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Loddon (S) - North
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Fruit Fly Exclusion Zone - Tri State FFEZ
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Murray Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Dg295
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Riverine Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, 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 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.4556061E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5022
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8961
    Endemism 0.0056979954
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0058037196
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 42875.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.906846 index
    Species Richness 928.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.3644029
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 35.05 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 28.523335 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 20.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1995121
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.19698316
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.384167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.63 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.290009 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.45016962
    Aridity index - month max 1.0975373
    Aridity index - month min 0.10491411
    Evaporation - annual mean 126.85934 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 9191.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 247.82178 mm
    Evaporation - month min 33.973927 mm
    Evaporation - variability 19.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.16 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 79.073074 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 63.93361 %
    Humidity - month max relative 94.5289 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 79.94271 %
    Humidity - month min relative 49.57901 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 49.57901 %
    Precipitation - annual 390.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 394.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 33.707874 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.24259561
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 118.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 71.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1134336
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.11227575
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 75.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 42.685413 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 123.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 42.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 21.3825 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.0625 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 26.839783 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.69 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.02 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.78
    Temperature - warmest month min 14.05 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 9.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 175.0027 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 435.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 125.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 26.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 84.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 20.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 84.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 48.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 135.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 153.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 270.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 34.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 90.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 127.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 217.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4986.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 304.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 217.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 121.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.12041594 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.834121 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.13416407 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.12041594 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 194945.11 m
    Remoteness index 3.3935556
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 94.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 141.0 %
    Runoff - average 93.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 75.41786
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 109.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1985714 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.2199659 %
    Clay % 24.285715 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 97.5 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.39
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.75
    Nutrient status 1.6 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 2.2571428
    Water holding capacity 28000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.950294
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.78974 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 337.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 61.458332 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 130.0 m
    Elevation 119.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.7561086 degrees
    Topographic relief 28.33826 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.936291 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2204 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 35.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 16.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 44.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 41.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0141 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 45.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5504 NDVI