Occurrence record: HO608452

Preserved specimen of Epacris obtusifolia Sm. | Common Heath recorded on 2021-11-29
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Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource Tasmanian Herbarium (HO) AVH data
Institution code Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "HO"
Collection Tasmanian Herbarium
Supplied collection code "HO"
Catalog number HO608452
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Collector Davies, J.B.  
Supplied as "Davies, J.B."
Record number 802
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Dataset / Survey name [Australia's Virtual Herbarium]
Occurrence remarks Flowering. Regeneration after fire c. 2 years.

Event

Dataset / Survey name Australia's Virtual Herbarium  
Occurrence date 2021-11-29
Verbatim event date 29 Nov 2021
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Epacris obtusifolia
Supplied scientific name "Epacris obtusifolia Sm."
Identified to rank species
Common name Common Heath
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Ericales
Family Ericaceae
Supplied as "Epacridaceae"
Genus Epacris
Species Epacris obtusifolia
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Sm.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICBN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality Robbins Island, W side.
Habitat
Supplied as "Wet heathland."
Latitude -40.683333
Supplied as: "-40.683333"
Longitude 144.9
Supplied as: "144.900000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "unknown"
Verbatim locality Robbins Island, W side.
Coordinate precision 0.016667
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Georeferenced by Tasmanian Herbarium (HO)
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    NRM Regions 2010 North West
    NRM Regions 2017 North West NRM Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North West NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions King
    IBRA 7 Regions King
    IBRA 7 Subregions King
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SMITHTON-BURNIE COAST
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Local Government Areas 2011 Circular Head (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Circular Head
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CIRCULAR HEAD COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3932
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF TAS.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTH WEST
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WEST COAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WEST AND NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) BRADDON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TASMANIA - WEST COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CIRCULAR HEAD - KING ISLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Remote Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BRADDON
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    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
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Grasslands, Herblands, Sedgelands and Rushlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Sedgelands, rushs or reeds
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation types - native Other grasslands,herblands, sedgelands and rushlands
    Vegetation types - present Other grasslands, herblands, sedgelands and rushlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Occurrence Density 1174.0 frequency
    Species Richness 158.0 frequency
    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 986.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 352.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 144.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 145.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 32.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 353.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 52.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 12.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.85
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 21.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 16.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 9.9 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 13.058333 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.79
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Elevation 24.0 m