Occurrence record: MEL 2425403A

PreservedSpecimen of Themeda triandra | Kangaroo grass recorded on 2013-11-22

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 2425403A
Occurrence ID a2e9597e-3260-4d75-a26e-0b1963f6b319
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Smithyman, S.
Collecting number COGG SN 58
Reproductive condition flowers
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 9bb876c7-b798-44db-b54e-ee9a6e7d97de

Event

Collecting date 2013-11-22
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 Greater Geelong (C)
Locality Mt Duneed Recreation Reserve, on hill between oval and water tank.
Latitude -38.2399972222
Longitude 144.3146916667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes seconds
Verbatim locality Mt Duneed Recreation Reserve, on hill between oval and water tank.
Coordinate precision 0.0000027800
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 144° 18' 52.89" E
Verbatim latitude 38° 14' 23.99" S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2014 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2015 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2017 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Corangamite
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by cool burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by cool burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Corangamite
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions Southern Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    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 Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BARWON RIVER-LAKE CORANGAMITE
    River Regions BARWON RIVER-LAKE CORANGAMITE
    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 Corangamite
    Local Government Areas 2011 Greater Geelong (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated South Barwon - Inner
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GREATER GEELONG CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 27
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2415
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GROVEDALE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GEELONG
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) GEELONG
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) CORANGAMITE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) CORANGAMITE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) GEELONG - QUEENSCLIFF
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GEELONG - QUEENSCLIFF
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) MOUNT DUNEED
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 100,000 TO 249,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) GEELONG
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) GEELONG
    PSMA Wards (2018) KARDINIA WARD
    Statistical Local Areas South Barwon - Inner
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Otway Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qbn
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West Victorian Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Built-up
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 9808116.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.02285879 t/ha
    Potassium 0.07251438 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9154
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9992
    Endemism 0.01181178
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.014696024
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 36140.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.188398 index
    Species Richness 1258.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 10.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5355336
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 44.08 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 44.9125 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 30.98 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2621863
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2601078
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.84 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.284166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.169983 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.71084434
    Aridity index - month max 1.5427904
    Aridity index - month min 0.18736938
    Evaporation - annual mean 102.346146 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 12809.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 192.13385 mm
    Evaporation - month min 34.374123 mm
    Evaporation - variability 12.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.3 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 85.935326 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 77.343864 %
    Humidity - month max relative 95.44233 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 84.495094 %
    Humidity - month min relative 69.91646 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 69.91646 %
    Precipitation - annual 599.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 601.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 51.471104 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.19540133
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 164.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 112.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2194388
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2179176
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 116.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 62.05591 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 183.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 45.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 17.919167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.9675 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.240265 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.26 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 23.21 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.14
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.03 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 24.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 12.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 225.01277 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 609.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 165.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 38.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 118.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 16.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 118.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 62.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 182.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 139.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 186.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 54.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 97.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 91.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 182.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3304.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 240.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 182.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 115.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.070710674 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.08544003 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.070710674 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2391.987 m
    Remoteness index 0.23064557
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1395.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 90.0 %
    Runoff - average 266.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 382.86166 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 78.62301
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 124.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 17.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6479886 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.2465038 %
    Clay % 38.799427 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 12.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.6
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.92
    Nutrient status 1.05 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.2873564
    Water holding capacity 40000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.97741 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 42.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 94.041664 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 101.0 m
    Elevation 74.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.56302 degrees
    Topographic relief 43.75323 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.533477 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3257 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 34.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 29.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 19.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 52.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0169 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 61.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5847 NDVI