Occurrence record: MEL 0558052A

PreservedSpecimen of Aphelia gracilis | Slender Aphelia recorded on 1952-09-22

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 0558052A
Occurrence ID 4f4c793a-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Cooke, D.A.
Identified date 1979-10-02
Collector Melville, R.
Collecting number 1194
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1979-10-02
Identification ID 2e2be55d-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1952-09-22
Supplied as year:1952  month:9  day:22 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 266
Event ID 6c0c6bb1-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area West Wimmera (S)
Locality Margin of Little Desert (near SW border) ca 14 miles WSW of Kaniva, parish of Leeor Paddock at border of mallee.
Habitat Submerged in damp hollow in grass paddock.
Latitude -36.4333000000
Longitude 141.0333000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Margin of Little Desert (near SW border) ca 14 miles WSW of Kaniva, parish of Leeor Paddock at border of mallee.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeference sources C19
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID b61427ec-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 141° 2' E
Verbatim latitude 36° 26' S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q2881723
recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q7365114

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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 Cropping
    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 Murray - Darling
    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) Remote 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: 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 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) NHILL REGION
    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) SERVICETON
    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 Czswp
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Wimmera Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    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 Mallee woodlands and shrublands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    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 0.7478
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9142
    Endemism 0.001848437
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0019828454
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1835.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.834152 index
    Species Richness 531.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.43250436
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 41.95 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 33.335835 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 14.2 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.4179304
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.41292098
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 22.311666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.973333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 25.459991 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.5830509
    Aridity index - month max 1.4610369
    Aridity index - month min 0.092690386
    Evaporation - annual mean 124.32013 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 11312.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 248.13792 mm
    Evaporation - month min 35.658527 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.21 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.32357 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 65.14672 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.602875 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 80.54864 %
    Humidity - month min relative 49.055107 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 49.055107 %
    Precipitation - annual 493.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 459.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 41.341537 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.7368045
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 178.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 56.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2272727
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.22522523
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 58.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 61.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 178.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 43.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 20.84 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.5441666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 24.799988 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 25.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.83 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.99 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.47
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.91 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 29.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 20.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 9.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 181.38461 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 493.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 177.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 19.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 63.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 37.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 66.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 65.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 177.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 146.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 255.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 40.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 95.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 136.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 200.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4149.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 295.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 200.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 95.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.13152947 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.206192 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.31320918 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.13152947 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 77640.4 m
    Remoteness index 6.3086977
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 39.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 121.0 %
    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 73.586525
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 108.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.27 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 52.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4413846 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.9332815 %
    Clay % 51.22231 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 2.3846154 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.46
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.9
    Nutrient status 1.7 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 3.7
    Water holding capacity 41000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 79.57865
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.4512 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 244.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 17.916666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 119.0 m
    Elevation 121.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.12666297 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.313644 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1771728 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1069 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 13.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 32.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 61.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 7.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.004 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 44.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1965 NDVI