Occurrence record: MEL 0630028A

PreservedSpecimen of Cyperus aquatilis recorded on 1965-07-20

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 0630028A
Occurrence ID 23ce9b94-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Wilson, K.L.
Collector Beauglehole, A.C.
Collecting number 10944
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Previous identifications Cyperus aquatilis R.Br., Latz P.K., 1975-11
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification ID 1162a274-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1965-07-20
Supplied as year:1965  month:7  day:20 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 201
Event ID 51698aa1-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Cyperaceae | Cyperus
Scientific name Cyperus aquatilis
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Cyperus
Species Cyperus aquatilis
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship R.Br.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area Litchfield (M)
Locality Manton River, Stuart Highway.
Latitude -12.8167000000
Longitude 131.1667000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Manton River, Stuart Highway.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID a8dc37fe-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 131° 10' E
Verbatim latitude 12° 49' S

Additional properties

identified by id https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7419-8222
recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q16744919

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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 - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Other minimal uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    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 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Pine Creek
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Pine Creek
    IBRA 7 Regions Pine Creek
    IBRA 7 Subregions Pine Creek
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ADELAIDE RIVER
    River Regions ADELAIDE RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Local Government Areas 2011 Litchfield (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Litchfield - Pt B
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 LITCHFIELD MUNICIPALITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 92
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2309
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER DARWIN
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WEDDELL
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) LITCHFIELD
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) DARWIN
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) LITCHFIELD
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ACACIA-LARRAKIA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) DARWIN
    PSMA Localities (2018) MANTON
    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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) DALY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) GOYDER
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) SOUTH WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Litchfield (M) - Pt B
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Pine Creek Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Lmpc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Pine Creek Ridges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tropical Eucalypt Woodlands/Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Tropical Eucalyptus forest and woodlands with a tall annual grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6122
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.4516
    Endemism 0.01157985
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.012031503
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 4769.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.877783 index
    Species Richness 920.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.69048214
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 142.28 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 116.70583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.4879782
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.0433358
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.505 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.44 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.040009 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.7284557
    Aridity index - month max 2.1485221
    Aridity index - month min 0.004969145
    Evaporation - annual mean 183.60135 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 24282.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 240.04185 mm
    Evaporation - month min 138.7 mm
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.47 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.17 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.44 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 77.5485 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 62.66411 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.92138 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 76.29961 %
    Humidity - month min relative 54.220528 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 54.220528 %
    Precipitation - annual 1429.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1504.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 119.35757 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 10.692839
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 5.0 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 0.5711166
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 106.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.7473996
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 440.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 318.11987 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 83.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 965.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 8.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.411667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 21.115 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 15.76 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 15.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 24.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.59 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.66 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.67
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.84 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 99.00693 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1386.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 103.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 388.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 328.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 887.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 164.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 244.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 114.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 244.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 59.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1907.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 355.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 294.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 282.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.3324154 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) 55667.406 m
    Remoteness index 5.1391525
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 1.0 years
    Fire frequency 6.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2390.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 24.0 %
    Runoff - average 10902.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 61.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.55 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 18.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5958622 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.42596042 %
    Clay % 38.616665 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 16.666666 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.51
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.0942528
    Water holding capacity 52750.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.58735 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 81.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 75.541664 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 22.0 m
    Elevation 20.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.54897857 degrees
    Topographic relief 9.768175 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.5913417 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3788 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 32.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0081 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 62.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.604 NDVI