Occurrence record: MEL 2020082A

PreservedSpecimen of Cyperus congestus recorded on 1994-02-28

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 2020082A
Occurrence ID bace527e-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Lorimer, G.S.
Identified date 1994-03-02
Collector Lorimer, G.S.
Collecting number 793
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Establishment means introduced
Occurrence remarks Abundant.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1994-03-02
Identification ID cb64a4f7-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1994-02-28
Supplied as year:1994  month:2  day:28 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 59
Event ID 0c414c28-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area Yarra Ranges (S)
Locality Yarra Junction, waste ground c. 30 m N of Warburton Highway, opposite Hoddle Street. AMG 377600, 5817320.
Habitat Growing on swampy waste ground. Ass. spp. include *Cyperus eragrostis, *Paspalum dilatatum.
Latitude -37.7831000000
Longitude 145.6100000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Yarra Junction, waste ground c. 30 m N of Warburton Highway, opposite Hoddle Street. AMG 377600, 5817320.
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeference sources S37
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by Lorimer, G.S.
Georeferenced date 1994-02-28
Supplied as 1994-02-28 00:00:00.0
Location ID 89d57bf4-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 36' 36" E
Verbatim latitude 37° 46' 59" S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Equal less than 3 and > 9 months
    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 - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant Three practices equal
    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) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Ploughed = hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) None = other cultivations
    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 South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Highlands - Southern Fall
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Highlands-Southern Fall
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    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 Casey
    Local Government Areas 2011 Yarra Ranges (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Yarra Ranges - Central
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 YARRA RANGES SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 38
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1355
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER MELBOURNE
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) YARRA VALLEY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) YARRA RANGES
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MELBOURNE - OUTER EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) CASEY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) CASEY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) YARRA RANGES
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) YARRA RANGES
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) YARRA JUNCTION
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 1,000 TO 4,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) GEMBROOK
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) YARRA JUNCTION - WESBURN
    PSMA Wards (2018) O'SHANNASSY WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Yarra Ranges (S) - Central
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Victorian Uplands
    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 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 Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3839264.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.982
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2928
    Endemism 0.040992044
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.04239624
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 26122.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.153475 index
    Species Richness 2880.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.1203942
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 40.34 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 81.645836 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 46.9 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2109994
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2100601
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.760834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.845 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.429993 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.4937549
    Aridity index - month max 3.2241237
    Aridity index - month min 0.37009653
    Evaporation - annual mean 97.70271 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 20670.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 184.66385 mm
    Evaporation - month min 31.9765 mm
    Evaporation - variability 6.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.43 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.70348 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.09309 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.84618 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.81811 %
    Humidity - month min relative 62.386154 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 62.386154 %
    Precipitation - annual 1343.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1098.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 99.56322 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.2555733
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 330.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 66.34345 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 185.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2850294
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.28400066
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 193.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 127.23499 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 344.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.808334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.599167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.845184 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.71 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.72 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.34
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.63 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 162.12973 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1143.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 320.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 56.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 186.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 23.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 186.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 122.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 359.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 140.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 225.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 42.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 90.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 111.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 190.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3885.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 267.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 190.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 114.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.4623851 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 70119.48 m
    Remoteness index 0.3931103
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 3345.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 47.0 %
    Runoff - average 1557.0 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) 57.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.6 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 20.0 %
    Bulk density 1.651414 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.7207427 %
    Clay % 41.427113 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 16.666666 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.82
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.329446
    Water holding capacity 32000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.03237 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 61.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 498.79166 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 148.0 m
    Elevation 101.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.4588001 degrees
    Topographic relief 87.15431 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.614959 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3157 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 38.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 16.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 22.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 62.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0249 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 79.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 13.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.598 NDVI