Occurrence record: MEL 2460353A

Specimen of Amaranthus retroflexus

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection code National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2460353A
Occurrence ID 6e55ca13-31e0-4953-8421-9c7ba9aaf506
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Messina, A.
Identified date 2020-08-12
Collector Messina, A.
Record number 1803
Reproductive condition flowers | fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Establishment means introduced
Occurrence remarks c. 10 plants in area.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2020-08-12
Identification ID d76a4223-cbd4-46a0-8032-ef2de12174f9

Event

Date precision Not Supplied
Event ID 40e5bae8-ab4a-415a-95eb-172da34a5155

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Caryophyllanae | Caryophyllales | Amaranthaceae | Amaranthus
Scientific name Amaranthus retroflexus
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Caryophyllales
Family Amaranthaceae
Genus Amaranthus
Species Amaranthus retroflexus
Taxonomic issue 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 Victoria
Locality Moreland (C)
Locality Coburg. Suffolk Ave, c. 10 m N of Bell Street.
Habitat Growing out of small plant-beds in concrete sidewalk.
Latitude -37.7401388889
Longitude 144.9568055556
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Coburg. Suffolk Ave, c. 10 m N of Bell Street.
Minimum elevation in meters 65
Maximum elevation in meters 65
Coordinate precision 0.0000277778
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 50.0
Georeference protocol Google Earth
Verbatim SRS epsg:4326
Location ID b4f0ae49-ed10-4b7e-ab72-5f7b4603a116
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 144° 57' 24.5" E
Verbatim latitude 37° 44' 24.5" S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q18986897
recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q18986897

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2014 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2015 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Port Phillip and Western Port
    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 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions Southern Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (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 YARRA RIVER
    River Regions YARRA RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Wills
    Local Government Areas 2011 Moreland (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Moreland - Coburg
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MORELAND CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 22
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1272
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER MELBOURNE
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) COBURG
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BRUNSWICK - COBURG
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MELBOURNE - INNER
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) WILLS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) WILLS
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MORELAND - BROADMEADOWS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) COBURG
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) COBURG
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 1 MILLION OR MORE
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) PASCOE VALE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WESTERN METROPOLITAN
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Wards (2018) NORTH-EAST WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Moreland (C) - Coburg
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Otway Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qbn
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West Victorian Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Urban and built-up
    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 Removed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3839264.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.2854
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.6883
    Endemism 0.027208706
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.033262122
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4964
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 181291.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.891914 index
    Species Richness 3367.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.56104386
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 43.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 47.8625 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 36.5 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1729976
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.17175494
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.1725 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.220833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.840027 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.677262
    Aridity index - month max 1.3396666
    Aridity index - month min 0.24184464
    Evaporation - annual mean 109.065056 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 14933.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 202.6094 mm
    Evaporation - month min 34.336903 mm
    Evaporation - variability 10.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.3 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.44356 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 71.12894 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.94075 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.50282 %
    Humidity - month min relative 60.541336 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 60.541336 %
    Precipitation - annual 609.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 642.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 54.333332 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.024767801
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 156.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 46.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 133.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1614907
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.16049382
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 139.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 68.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 190.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 19.105 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.544167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.800018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.52 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.74 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.31
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.05 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 15.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 255.0177 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 648.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 146.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 43.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 137.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 15.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 137.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 68.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 192.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 147.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 209.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 54.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 98.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 196.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3825.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 263.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 196.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 139.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1019804 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 22011.303 m
    Remoteness index 0.0
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 380.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 143.0 %
    Runoff - average 261.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 75.87909
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 60.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.6 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 20.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5384312 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.96328944 %
    Clay % 51.386005 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 2.6363637 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.6
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.9
    Nutrient status 1.55 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 3.5445824
    Water holding capacity 28000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.40861 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 223.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 83.666664 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 61.0 m
    Elevation 64.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.33637643 degrees
    Topographic relief 6.946793 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4577472 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1943 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 56.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 30.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 14.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 33.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3624 NDVI