Occurrence record: MEL 2522548A

Preserved specimen of Lachnagrostis meionectes (Vickery) S.W.L.Jacobs | Alpine Blown-grass recorded on 2010-02-17
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Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource National Herbarium of Victoria (MEL) AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2522548A
Occurrence ID f35b458e-a744-492c-870e-f0ce01f2ee3d
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Identified by ["Brown, A.J."]
Identified date 2010-02-17
Collector ["Brown, A.J.","Jeanes, J.A."]
Supplied as "Brown, A.J. | Jeanes, J.A."
Record number 2500
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rights holder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Identified by ID http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q33665234
recorded by ID http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q33665234 | http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q21395685|http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q21395685|http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q33665234
Date identified 2010-02-17
Identification ID 33ebfc48-315d-4715-b78c-0072c8955291

Event

Occurrence date 2010-02-17
Supplied as year:2010  month:2  day:17 
Event ID 01d64839-e128-4e28-b0d8-ff5b9429a3ef
Date precision DAY
Start day of year 48

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Poaceae | Lachnagrostis
Scientific name Lachnagrostis meionectes
Identified to rank species
Common name Alpine Blown-grass
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Lachnagrostis
Species Lachnagrostis meionectes
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Vickery) S.W.L.Jacobs
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Watchbed Creek, just N of Bogong High Plains Rd.
Habitat
Supplied as "Growing in rocky depressions along the edge of the creek."
Latitude -36.871
Supplied as: "-36.8710000000"
Longitude 147.319
Supplied as: "147.3190000000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim locality Watchbed Creek, just N of Bogong High Plains Rd.
Min elevation 1617.0
Max elevation 1617.0
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 50.0
Georeference protocol Google Earth
Georeferenced by Brown, A.J.
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 36.871° S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Continent OCEANIA
Supplied as Oceania
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 147.319° E
Verbatim SRS epsg:4326
Location ID da31c9e8-1725-46f2-88c1-82820ef2f752

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Alpine
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Alpine
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Alpine
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Alpine National Park
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Alpine
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Alpine
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    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
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Victorian Alps IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Nature conservation
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upland
    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 SS3
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Kiewa
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys KIEWA
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones upland
    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) 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 North East
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victorian Alps
    IBRA 7 Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 7 Subregions Victorian Alps
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Australian Alps Montane Grasslands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Very cold winters with summers too short for crop growth
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions KIEWA 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 Alpine (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Alpine - East
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 ALPINE 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) BRIGHT - MOUNT BEAUTY
    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) FALLS CREEK
    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) ALPINE SHIRE
    Statistical Local Areas Alpine (S) - East
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia OSn
    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, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Grasslands
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Other shrublands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Other grasslands,herblands, sedgelands and rushlands
    Vegetation types - present Other grasslands, herblands, sedgelands and rushlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4180483.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.745
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.132
    Endemism 0.024037745
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0318155
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 10128.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.0747285 index
    Species Richness 1170.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 3.1544921
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 23.58 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 149.36166 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 75.79 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3060944
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.30528438
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 12.045834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 3.8566666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.149994 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 6.694227
    Aridity index - month max 22.893538
    Aridity index - month min 0.66878134
    Evaporation - annual mean 71.05263 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 19028.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 156.21147 mm
    Evaporation - month min 12.201909 mm
    Evaporation - variability 4.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.01 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.18 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 84.32687 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 81.89993 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.33644 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 92.77777 %
    Humidity - month min relative 69.79332 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 69.79332 %
    Precipitation - annual 1999.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 2004.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 191.65985 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.7134458
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 713.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 90.47133 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 283.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3295525
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.32887304
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 294.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 302.99863 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 65.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 713.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 9.728333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 6.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 2.1783333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.701904 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min -2.83 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) -2.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 0.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 12.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.35 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 17.74 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.74
    Temperature - warmest month min 7.46 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 19.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 13.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 0.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 138.04181 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.875 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1565.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 474.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 68.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 248.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 25.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 248.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 172.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 498.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 59.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 234.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -40.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean -2.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 99.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 119.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 42.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4759.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 119.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 4.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.175457 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.022360679 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 102000.02 m
    Remoteness index 4.196093
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 6.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 6889.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 17.0 %
    Runoff - average 22225.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 2.0511565 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 136.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.07 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.202963 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 10.371861 %
    Clay % 30.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.97
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.4 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 2.3111112
    Water holding capacity 59000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.4916 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 235.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 625.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 1615.0 m
    Elevation 1704.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.453108 degrees
    Topographic relief 40.2478 m
    Topographic slope (%) 3.749021 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3418 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 79.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 1.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 35.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 64.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0701 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 3.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 50.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 10.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6839 NDVI