Occurrence record: MEL 1557727A

PreservedSpecimen of Themeda triandra | Kangaroo grass recorded on 1987-03-01

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 1557727A
Occurrence ID b5527cc6-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Barnett, A.
Collecting number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID c5fede8a-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1987-03-01
Supplied date "1987-03"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Themeda triandra
Taxon rank species
Common name Kangaroo grass
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
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 Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area West Wimmera (S)
Locality Apsley roadside.
Latitude -36.9667000000
Longitude 141.0833000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Apsley roadside.
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeference sources C46
Georeferenced by collector
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 141° 5' E
Verbatim latitude 36° 58' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Australia Mallee and Woodlands
    Irrigation practice - dominant Equal 3 and 6
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Wimmera
    NRM Regions 2014 Wimmera
    NRM Regions 2015 Wimmera
    NRM Regions 2017 Wimmera
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Wimmera
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Wimmera
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Murray Darling Depression
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Wimmera
    IBRA 7 Regions Murray Darling Depression
    IBRA 7 Subregions Wimmera
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Murray-Darling Woodlands And Mallee
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: distinctly dry (and warm) summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MILLICENT COAST
    River Regions MILLICENT COAST
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Mallee
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Wotjobaluk, Jaadwa, Jadawadjali, Wergaia and Jupagulk
    Local Government Areas 2011 West Wimmera (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated West Wimmera
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WEST WIMMERA SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 654
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WEST WIMMERA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GRAMPIANS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MALLEE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MALLEE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WIMMERA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WIMMERA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) APSLEY
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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 (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LOWAN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LOWAN
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) WEST WIMMERA SHIRE
    Statistical Local Areas West Wimmera (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Murray Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czsws
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Wimmera Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Built-up
    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 Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Unknown/no data

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8099879.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.015953 t/ha
    Potassium 0.033483 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7826
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.0146
    Endemism 0.0026435005
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0026748742
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3340.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.272791 index
    Species Richness 423.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5459798
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 40.97 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 39.995 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 15.14 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.4452119
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.44060063
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 22.436666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.885 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.950012 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.7303337
    Aridity index - month max 1.8599033
    Aridity index - month min 0.108040296
    Evaporation - annual mean 119.01274 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 13300.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 240.65096 mm
    Evaporation - month min 34.7442 mm
    Evaporation - variability 10.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.25 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.00335 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 67.11081 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.032104 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 81.950035 %
    Humidity - month min relative 51.108585 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 51.108585 %
    Precipitation - annual 581.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 545.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 48.874203 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.86383384
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 215.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 65.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2286079
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 44.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.22684936
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 66.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 77.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 215.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 20.1325 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.38 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 23.899994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 25.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.53 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.1 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.42
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.47 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 29.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 20.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 9.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 177.94933 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 582.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 220.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 20.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 72.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 40.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 72.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 79.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 220.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 246.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 40.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 92.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 129.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 193.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3958.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 286.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 193.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 92.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.094578 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 63410.4 m
    Remoteness index 5.770828
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 721.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 84.0 %
    Runoff - average 0.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.5 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 56.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 8.0 %
    Bulk density 1.662766 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.0732923 %
    Clay % 29.784042 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 58.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.54
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.98
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 2.5361702
    Water holding capacity 49000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.86325 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 252.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 19.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 103.0 m
    Elevation 105.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.27389196 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.80098 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2463976 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2751 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 39.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 18.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 48.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 34.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0184 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 57.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4543 NDVI