Occurrence record: CANB 813546.1

PreservedSpecimen of Comesperma ericinum recorded on 2012-12-29

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium IPT
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research
Supplied institution code "CANB"
Collection code Australian National Herbarium
Supplied collection code "CANB"
Catalog number CANB 813546.1
Occurrence ID CANB:CANB:CANB 813546.1
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Purdie, R.W.
Identified date 2013-05-03
Collector Purdie, R.W.
Record number 8755
Reproductive condition buds, flowers, fertile
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Occurrence remarks Erect shrub 1 m tall; flowers purple. Voucher for photograph by M.Fagg.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2013-05-03

Event

Collecting date 2012-12-29
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Comesperma ericinum
Supplied scientific name "Comesperma ericinum DC."
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Polygalaceae
Genus Comesperma
Species Comesperma ericinum
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship DC.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province New South Wales
Locality Byron (A)
Locality Mount Jerusalem National Park; Koonyum Range, along Lookout Track, towards junction wtih Boogarem Road.
Habitat Upper slopes of ridge; brown sandy loam. {Eucalyptus} (half-bark) open forest with scattered {Elaeocarpus}, {Persoonia} and rainforest shrubs.
Latitude -28.5372000000
Longitude 153.4175000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum elevation in meters 452
Maximum elevation in meters 452
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 50.0
Georeference protocol gps
Verbatim coordinates 28,32,14,S,153,25,3,E
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    GER Border Ranges GER Border Ranges
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Nightcap Range IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Rural residential
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2015 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North Coast
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North Coast
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Richmond - Tweed, Scenic Rim
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 7 Subregions Scenic Rim
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Warmer and wetter end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BRUNSWICK RIVER
    River Regions BRUNSWICK RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Richmond
    Local Government Areas 2011 Byron (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Byron
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BYRON SHIRE COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions North Coast
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 7
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 574
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MULLUMBIMBY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) RICHMOND VALLEY - COASTAL
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) RICHMOND - TWEED
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) RICHMOND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) RICHMOND
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BYRON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BYRON
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NSW CENTRAL AND NORTH COAST
    PSMA Localities (2018) KOONYUM RANGE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner 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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BALLINA
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Byron (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Proserpine Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czf
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Toowoomba Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Tall Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus (+/- tall) open forest with a dense broad-leaved and/or tree-fern understorey (wet sclerophyll)
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Rainforests and vine thickets
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.4148657E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.022931 t/ha
    Potassium 0.054299 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9582
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.7409
    Endemism 0.013325173
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.014783045
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6792
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 33695.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.7438545 index
    Species Richness 1602.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 34.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.7512604
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 56.02 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 175.92833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 49.74 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.41021505
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.4331645
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.005833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.126667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.769989 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.8140653
    Aridity index - month max 2.804765
    Aridity index - month min 0.76023823
    Evaporation - annual mean 115.72214 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 28412.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 175.73097 mm
    Evaporation - month min 63.429996 mm
    Evaporation - variability 3.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.3 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.77 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.21 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 84.281876 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 77.39117 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.8332 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.369675 %
    Humidity - month min relative 72.9167 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 72.9167 %
    Precipitation - annual 2309.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 2228.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 197.37764 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.61484784
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 341.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 80.6892 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 218.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.4661424
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 48.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.142101
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 811.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 340.02164 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 82.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 903.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 25.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 19.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 21.2075 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.234167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.891235 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 7.09 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.22 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.12
    Temperature - warmest month min 16.78 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 21.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 20.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 168.15645 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2102.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 336.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 61.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 242.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 42.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 720.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 294.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 814.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 174.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 183.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 76.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 127.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 91.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 134.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3369.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 259.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 213.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.02 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.14 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 11850.482 m
    Remoteness index 1.7976937
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 3638.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 63.0 %
    Runoff - average 16897.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 511.1 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 50.8 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 160.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.05 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 55.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1612682 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.9074976 %
    Clay % 49.991684 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 133.33333 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.98
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.15 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 3.5930355
    Water holding capacity 47000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.78211 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 71.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 533.2917 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 500.0 m
    Elevation 326.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 12.740419 degrees
    Topographic relief 285.6529 m
    Topographic slope (%) 15.68212 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4966 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 92.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 28.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 72.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0063 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 6.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 86.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 19.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8655 NDVI