Occurrence record: MEL 1577779A

PreservedSpecimen of Comesperma ericinum recorded on 1987-10-24

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium IPT
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection code National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 1577779A
Occurrence ID f8baea8e-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Beauglehole, A.C.
Record number 89226
Reproductive condition flowers | buds
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Occurrence status present
Identification ID f5888c58-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1987-10-24
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Comesperma ericinum
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Polygalaceae
Genus Comesperma
Species Comesperma ericinum
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship DC.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality Towong (S)
Locality Burrowa National Park.
Latitude -36.1000000000
Longitude 147.7000000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Burrowa National Park.
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Georeference sources V5
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria (MEL)
Continent Australia (Oceania)
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 147° 42' E
Verbatim latitude 36° 6' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Burrowa - Pine Mountain
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Burrowa - Pine Mountain
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Burrowa - Pine Mountain
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Mount Burrowa Area
    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 Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Montane
    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: Highlands (GS8b)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW2
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Victorian Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS2
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Victorian Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys UPPER MURRAY
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones montane
    NRM Regions 2010 North East
    NRM Regions 2014 North East
    NRM Regions 2015 North East
    NRM Regions 2017 North East
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North East
    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 North East
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Highlands - Northern Fall
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Highlands-Northern Fall
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt woodland (temperate)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions UPPER MURRAY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Indi
    Local Government Areas 2011 Towong (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Towong - Pt B
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TOWONG 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 Barapa Barapa, Barkindji, Dhudhuroa, Latji Latji, Maraura, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wamba Wamba, Weki Weki, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barapa Barapa, Barkindji, Dhudhuroa, Latji Latji, Maraura, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Taungurung, Wadi Wadi, Wemba Wemba, Weki Weki, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 22
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1760
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWONG
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WODONGA - ALPINE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) HUME
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) INDI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) INDI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WODONGA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ALPINE - TOWONG - INDIGO
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) GUYS FOREST
    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) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) TOWONG SHIRE
    Statistical Local Areas Towong (S) - Pt B
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Dfje
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Victorian Uplands
    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 Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4180483.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5254
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.4281
    Endemism 0.005756458
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.005925334
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 306.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.933157 index
    Species Richness 178.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.7336282
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 24.66 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 87.15583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 56.38 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2746427
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.27336562
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 18.505001 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 7.1258335 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 26.190002 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 2.139177
    Aridity index - month max 6.526036
    Aridity index - month min 0.30895913
    Evaporation - annual mean 99.74768 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 20283.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 210.61781 mm
    Evaporation - month min 21.788916 mm
    Evaporation - variability 13.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.26 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 84.82356 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 70.62806 %
    Humidity - month max relative 98.13987 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 84.08021 %
    Humidity - month min relative 57.010437 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 57.010437 %
    Precipitation - annual 925.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1167.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 100.60171 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.5040544
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 430.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 58.805523 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 179.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2501568
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 35.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.24921215
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 185.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 146.11086 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 430.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 16.2725 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 11.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 4.619167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 25.369476 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 26.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min -0.47 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 0.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 5.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.42 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.28 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.84
    Temperature - warmest month min 10.39 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 5.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 140.35843 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1303.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 443.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 53.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 196.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 32.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 208.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 161.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 452.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 266.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -13.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 36.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 120.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 167.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 45.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5212.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 253.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 169.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 44.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.787568 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.07615773 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 106871.66 m
    Remoteness index 4.651447
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1526.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 92.0 %
    Runoff - average 534.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    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) 160.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.05 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 55.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1338748 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 4.1523075 %
    Clay % 41.732483 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 133.33333 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.77
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 3.6087048
    Water holding capacity 43000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.32141 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 175.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 704.6667 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 890.0 m
    Elevation 1023.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 12.868492 degrees
    Topographic relief 182.1294 m
    Topographic slope (%) 15.79592 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3032 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 79.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 17.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 7.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 76.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0673 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 3.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 85.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 14.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7907 NDVI