Occurrence record: MEL 2220750A

PreservedSpecimen of Ptilotus nobilis subsp. nobilis recorded on 1923-11-08

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 2220750A
Occurrence ID 32ac8f5c-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Walsh, N.G.
Identified date 2018-10
Collector Koch, M.
Collecting number 2941
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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Previous identifications Ptilotus exaltatus var. exaltatus, Benl G., 1956 | Ptilotus nobilis subsp. nobilis, National Herbarium of Victoria, 2013-10-07
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2018-10
Identification ID 70e6298f-8d55-476f-a281-451c043ee1f7

Event

Collecting date 1923-11-08
Supplied as year:1923  month:11  day:8 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 312
Event ID 5902853b-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Caryophyllanae | Caryophyllales | Amaranthaceae | Ptilotus
Scientific name Ptilotus nobilis subsp. nobilis
Supplied scientific name "Ptilotus exaltatus"
Taxon rank subspecies
Supplied as "species"
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Caryophyllales
Family Amaranthaceae
Genus Ptilotus
Species Ptilotus nobilis
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Nees
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Local government area Merredin (S)
Locality Merredin.
Latitude -31.4667000000
Longitude 118.2667000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Merredin.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID ac7e73eb-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 118° 16' E
Verbatim latitude 31° 28' S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q6041421
recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q13607931

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Southwest Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southwestern Australia Forests and Scrub
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Cropping
    NRM Regions 2010 Avon
    NRM Regions 2014 Avon
    NRM Regions 2015 Avon
    NRM Regions 2017 Avon River Basin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Avon River Basin
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble left intact
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Avon River Basin
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Paleo
    IBRA 6 Regions Avon Wheatbelt
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Avon Wheatbelt P1
    IBRA 7 Regions Avon Wheatbelt
    IBRA 7 Subregions Merredin
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southwest Australia Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia "Mediterranean" climate, but with drier cooler winters and less growth than Classic "Mediterranean" climate
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: warm (summer drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South West Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SWAN COAST-AVON RIVER
    River Regions SWAN COAST-AVON RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions South-West
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Durack
    Local Government Areas 2011 Merredin (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Merredin
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF MERREDIN
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 397
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MERREDIN
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WHEAT BELT - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - WHEAT BELT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAMPION
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MERREDIN
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH-WESTERN WA
    PSMA Localities (2018) MERREDIN
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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 (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) AGRICULTURAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) AGRICULTURAL REGION
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    Statistical Local Areas Merredin (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Yilgarn Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Yilgarn Plateau Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Avon Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    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 Modified
    Vegetation types - native Mallee woodlands and shrublands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8258351.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.0138 t/ha
    Potassium 0.024553 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9701
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8591
    Endemism 0.021636596
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.02281848
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3863.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.2541857 index
    Species Richness 1042.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.22132573
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 66.21 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 23.958334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 10.8 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.584426
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.6953245
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 26.435833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.479167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.799988 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.25294858
    Aridity index - month max 0.8303398
    Aridity index - month min 0.03514857
    Evaporation - annual mean 194.84785 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 8023.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 369.85858 mm
    Evaporation - month min 63.829292 mm
    Evaporation - variability 17.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.12 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 74.0599 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 56.927246 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.01894 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 74.37354 %
    Humidity - month min relative 42.192696 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 42.192696 %
    Precipitation - annual 320.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 318.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 26.753704 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -1.4004678
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 128.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6240522
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 45.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.59128296
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 55.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 53.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 131.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 34.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 24.456667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 10.405833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 29.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.67 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.66 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.87
    Temperature - warmest month min 16.79 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 208.22711 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 324.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 136.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 48.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 45.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 52.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 144.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 177.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 280.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 52.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 110.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 230.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5346.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 332.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 246.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 121.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.54849 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.3324154 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 215428.56 m
    Remoteness index 5.359047
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 24.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 168.0 %
    Runoff - average 53.0 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 59.25238
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 46.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.42 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 10.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5857143 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.49614888 %
    Clay % 45.714287 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 13.636364 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.23
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.56
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 3.7142856
    Water holding capacity 33279.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 74.730576
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.92462 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 181.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 81.083336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 320.0 m
    Elevation 324.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.86943364 degrees
    Topographic relief 14.9816 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.9357735 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1117 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 14.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 27.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 68.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 4.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.005 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 26.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1732 NDVI