Occurrence record: HO584214

PreservedSpecimen of Themeda triandra | Kangaroo grass recorded on 2011-01-23

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource HO AVH data
Institution Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "HO"
Collection Tasmanian Herbarium
Supplied collection code "HO"
Catalogue Number HO584214
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Clark, V.R.|Stirton, C.H.|Weston, P.
Collecting number 50
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Occurrence remarks Biotic effect: no effect seen. Genspec no. 1214 1
Occurrence status present

Event

Collecting date 2011-01-23
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 23 Jan 2011

Taxonomy

Scientific name Themeda triandra
Supplied scientific name "Themeda triandra Forssk."
Taxon rank species
Common name Kangaroo grass
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Themeda
Species Themeda triandra
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Forssk.

Geospatial

Country South Africa
Locality Farm Plaas 96, “Sleeping Giant”, Kamdebooberge (Aberdeen District). Eastern Cape, South Africa.
Habitat Soil: loamy clay. Substrate: stony soil/rocky. Moisture regime: well-drained. Vegetation: grassland. Lithology: dolerite. Exposure: fully sun. Summit of plateau on edge of S-facing cliffs.
Latitude -32.38972
Supplied as: "-32.390278"
Longitude 23.83497
Supplied as: "23.835000"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "unknown"
Verbatim locality Farm Plaas 96, “Sleeping Giant”, Kamdebooberge (Aberdeen District). Eastern Cape, South Africa.
Minimum elevation in metres 1745
Coordinate precision 0.000278
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Verbatim SRS AGM66
Country code ZA
Verbatim elevation 1745.0
Supplied as 1745

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Namib-Karoo-Kaokoveld Deserts and Shrublands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Karoo
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Nama Karoo
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Agulhas Bank
    World Country Boundaries South Africa

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.021374939
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 9.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.7351265 index
    Species Richness 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 425.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 66.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 19.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 66.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 35.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 132.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 61.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 157.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 122.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 274.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -10.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 63.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 149.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 63.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 54.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4453.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 178.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 154.0 degrees C * 10