Occurrence record: MEL 0620642A

PreservedSpecimen of Cyperus difformis recorded on 1979-04-23

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 0620642A
Occurrence ID 24829c5c-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Collector Corrick, M.G.
Collecting number 6513
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification ID 1221bc82-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1979-04-23
Supplied as year:1979  month:4  day:23 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 113
Event ID 51a442e7-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Cyperaceae | Cyperus
Scientific name Cyperus difformis
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Cyperus
Species Cyperus difformis
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship L.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Unincorporated NSW
Locality Between Fort Grey and Queensland border.
Habitat Growing on margin of swamp.
Latitude -29.0500000000
Longitude 141.0833000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Between Fort Grey and Queensland border.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeferenced by Corrick, M.G.
Location ID a8f4be84-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 141° 5' E
Verbatim latitude 29° 3' S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Sturt
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Sturt
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Sturt
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Sturt
    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 Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Western
    NRM Regions 2014 Western
    NRM Regions 2015 Western
    NRM Regions 2017 Western
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Western
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Western
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Strzelecki Desert, Western Dunefields
    IBRA 7 Regions Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields
    IBRA 7 Subregions Strzelecki Desert
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Simpson Desert
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Acacia shrubland (mulga) (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
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Farrer
    Local Government Areas 2011 Unincorporated NSW
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Unincorp. Far West
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 UNINCORPORATED FAR WEST
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Western
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 49
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2255
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR WEST
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BROKEN HILL AND FAR WEST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR WEST AND ORANA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PARKES
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PARKES
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FAR WEST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BROKEN HILL - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-WESTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) TIBOOBURRA
    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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARWON
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Unincorp. Far West
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Eromanga Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qd
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Strzelecki Desert Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, 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 Mulga (Acacia aneura) woodlands and shrublands +/- tussock grass +/- forbs
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Acacia open woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia open woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3923430.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4898
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.9979
    Endemism 0.0024255954
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0024512326
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1589.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.867336 index
    Species Richness 282.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.06065421
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 96.82 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 14.150001 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 5.81 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9098294
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.09624283
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.4775 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 15.819167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 30.980011 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.059914336
    Aridity index - month max 0.114121646
    Aridity index - month min 0.021194806
    Evaporation - annual mean 275.1013 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 3878.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 467.55096 mm
    Evaporation - month min 105.150955 mm
    Evaporation - variability 38.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 64.14731 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 48.747356 %
    Humidity - month max relative 82.84496 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 63.128838 %
    Humidity - month min relative 38.248238 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 38.248238 %
    Precipitation - annual 167.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 186.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 14.166667 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.7741935
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 39.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5319149
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.84615386
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 68.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 29.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 68.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 30.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.321667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 13.025 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 32.80002 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.43 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.84 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.15
    Temperature - warmest month min 21.16 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 225.66522 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 184.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 38.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 33.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 32.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 64.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 27.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 68.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 207.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 309.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 53.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 125.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 138.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 141.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 44.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6227.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 362.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 285.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 278.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.06 degrees
    Distance - to coast 4.789875 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.06 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.24698177 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 592518.0 m
    Remoteness index 16.489704
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 3.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 223.0 %
    Runoff - average 120.0 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 11.047632
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 144.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 27.0 %
    Bulk density 1.2561613 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.09146464 %
    Clay % 28.575184 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 79.09091 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.07
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.13
    Nutrient status 1.05 index
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 1.8638142
    Water holding capacity 29000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 10.270947
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.02538 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 69.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 18.583334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 119.0 m
    Elevation 121.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.2792656 degrees
    Topographic relief 4.199692 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2532017 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1647 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 19.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 29.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 57.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 14.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0058 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 20.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2783 NDVI