Occurrence record: MEL 0039814A

PreservedSpecimen of Pterocaulon sphacelatum recorded on 1960-10-06

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 0039814A
Occurrence ID 1101dbb6-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Wilson, P.G.
Identified date 1960-12-08
Collector Filson, R.B.
Collecting number 3460
Reproductive condition flowers
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Date identified 1960-12-08
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 033e9833-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1960-10-06
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Pterocaulon sphacelatum
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae
Genus Pterocaulon
Species Pterocaulon sphacelatum
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Labill.) F.Muell.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Local government area Unincorporated SA
Locality Mount Chambers Gorge.
Latitude -30.9500000000
Longitude 139.2500000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Mount Chambers Gorge.
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by compiler
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 139° 15' E
Verbatim latitude 30° 57' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Central Australian Freshwater
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2014 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2015 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2017 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South Australian Arid Lands
    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 South Australian Arid Lands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Flinders Lofty Block
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Northern Flinders
    IBRA 7 Regions Flinders Lofty Block
    IBRA 7 Subregions Northern Flinders
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tirari-Sturt Stony Desert
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid climate that is too dry to support field crops. Soil moisture tends to be greatest in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Chenopod shrubland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 COOPER CREEK-BULLOO RIVER
    River Regions COOPER CREEK-BULLOO RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World South Australian Gulfs
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Grey
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Adnyamathanha Mineral Exploration ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Unincorporated SA
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Unincorp. Flinders Ranges
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 PASTORAL UNINCORPORATED AREA
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Adnyamathanha People No. 1 (Stage 1)
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Adnyamathanha People No. 1 (Stage 1) SCD2009/003
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 73
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 505
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - NORTH AND EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GREY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) GREY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) EYRE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) LAKE EYRE - LAKE TORRENS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) PORT AUGUSTA
    PSMA Localities (2018) WERTALOONA
    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 (SA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) STUART
    PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (SA)
    Statistical Local Areas Unincorp. Flinders Ranges
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Arrowie Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Nsu
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Gulfs Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Flinders-Lofty Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Acacia (+/- low) open woodlands and sparse shrublands with chenopods
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Acacia shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1911830.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.019951 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7662
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.5577
    Endemism 0.0098007275
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.009877738
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2916.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.7866974 index
    Species Richness 599.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.09912996
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 67.98 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 16.2975 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 7.92 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1051673
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.102826595
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 26.638332 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.551667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 30.220001 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.09607189
    Aridity index - month max 0.19032048
    Aridity index - month min 0.04288935
    Evaporation - annual mean 234.91148 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 4346.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 419.36703 mm
    Evaporation - month min 82.53273 mm
    Evaporation - variability 30.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 67.14145 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 54.37075 %
    Humidity - month max relative 84.5874 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 69.56619 %
    Humidity - month min relative 42.90172 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 42.90172 %
    Precipitation - annual 197.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 220.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 18.138485 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.423562
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 12.707667 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.80535585
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.23639944
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 71.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 27.805267 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 72.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 33.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 24.211668 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 10.854167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 28.725098 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 30.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.71 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 11.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.83 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.02
    Temperature - warmest month min 18.35 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 25.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 205.89052 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 225.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 39.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 39.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 33.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 77.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 30.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 85.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 188.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 305.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 39.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 111.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 144.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 111.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5931.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 344.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 262.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 257.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.145903 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 1.3341664 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 395843.22 m
    Remoteness index 14.542079
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 16.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 284.0 %
    Runoff - average 470.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 17.00406
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 49.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.54 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 31.0 %
    Bulk density 1.380176 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.100357845 %
    Clay % 30.653727 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 14.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.1
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.17
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 2.2192547
    Water holding capacity 35000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 17.128843
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.47577 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 144.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 257.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 283.0 m
    Elevation 231.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 4.6986017 degrees
    Topographic relief 202.2691 m
    Topographic slope (%) 14.20972 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1517 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 16.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 58.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 35.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 7.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0047 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 17.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2416 NDVI