Occurrence record: PERTH 227757

PreservedSpecimen of Ptilotus spicatus recorded on 1962-05-13

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource PERTH AVH data
Institution Western Australia, Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions
Supplied institution code "PERTH"
Collection Western Australian Herbarium
Supplied collection code "PERTH"
Catalogue Number PERTH 227757
Occurrence ID PERTH:PERTH:PERTH 227757
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified date 2009-11-23
Collector Royce, R.D.
Collecting number 7000
Occurrence remarks Flowers red, leafless branching shrub.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Date identified 2009-11-23

Event

Collecting date 1962-05-13
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 13 May 1962

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ptilotus spicatus
Supplied scientific name "Ptilotus spicatus Benth."
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Caryophyllales
Family Amaranthaceae
Genus Ptilotus
Species Ptilotus spicatus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Benth.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Supplied as: "WA"
Local government area Derby-West Kimberley (S)
Locality Christmas Creek, Fitzroy River
Habitat Silty soil near creek.
Latitude -18.8830555594
Supplied as: "-18.8830555600"
Longitude 125.91666667
Supplied as: "125.9166666700"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Verbatim locality Christmas Creek, Fitzroy River
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 3000.0
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Kimberley Rivers & Streams
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Kimberley
    IBRA 6 Regions Ord Victoria Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions South Kimberley Interzone
    IBRA 7 Regions Ord Victoria Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions South Kimberley Interzone
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Victoria Plains Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid, with some growth in the warm season, but too dry for cropping
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FITZROY RIVER (WA)
    River Regions FITZROY RIVER (WA)
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Deserts
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    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 Derby-West Kimberley (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Derby-West Kimberley
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF DERBY-WEST KIMBERLEY
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Kurungal WCD2015/006
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 1004
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1126
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DERBY - WEST KIMBERLEY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KIMBERLEY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (NORTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FITZROY RIVER
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) FITZROY RIVER - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) WEST KIMBERLEY
    PSMA Localities (2018) ST GEORGE RANGES
    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 (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) KIMBERLEY, MP
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    Statistical Local Areas Derby-West Kimberley (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Canning Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kimberley Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Fitzroy Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Hummock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Hummock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Hummock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Hummock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.013328 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.45
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.653
    Endemism 0.004584974
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.004601637
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 162.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.2819037 index
    Species Richness 94.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.15158176
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 179.53 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 41.405834 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.39 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.17244881
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -4.5743685
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 37.233334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.614166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 27.290009 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.14104788
    Aridity index - month max 0.55678326
    Aridity index - month min 0.004313282
    Evaporation - annual mean 261.81543 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 10744.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 347.29468 mm
    Evaporation - month min 173.44202 mm
    Evaporation - variability 31.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.12 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.13 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 57.503254 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 44.07009 %
    Humidity - month max relative 68.221794 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 53.523376 %
    Humidity - month min relative 36.206097 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 36.206097 %
    Precipitation - annual 450.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 536.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 37.583332 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 8.785714
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.2783505
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 131.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.5
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 149.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 130.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 410.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 15.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 35.055 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 28.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.035833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 37.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 27.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 10.56 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 27.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 40.01 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.32
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.82 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 41.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 32.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 31.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 144.17265 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 418.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 9.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 118.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 197.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 124.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 298.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 289.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 111.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 210.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 154.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 228.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4453.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 400.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 321.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 309.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.635014 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.39115214 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 207898.02 m
    Remoteness index 16.991783
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 358.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 134.0 %
    Runoff - average 2474.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 56.355633
    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) 39.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4179503 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.13657053 %
    Clay % 36.82143 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 37.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.17
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.51
    Nutrient status 1.6 index
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 3.0273292
    Water holding capacity 40000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 50.110493
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.48688 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 237.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 19.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 157.0 m
    Elevation 162.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.35400867 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.978973 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2823383 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1578 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 24.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 29.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 52.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 19.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0056 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 25.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2861 NDVI