Occurrence record: MEL 0597327A

Specimen of Pheidochloa gracilis recorded on 1981-06-14

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 0597327A
Occurrence ID fb801b90-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Collector Morton, A.
Record number 1250
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification ID f84ff736-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Occurrence date 1981-06-14
Supplied as year:1981  month:6  day:14 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 165
Event ID 37ad12ff-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Napranum (S)
Locality On track into Pennefather River, Cape York.
Habitat Swamp. Margins of lagoon between water and Eucalyptus tetrodonta open forest. Under Melaleuca viridiflora, Leptospermum fabricia.
Latitude -12.2833000000
Longitude 141.7333000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality On track into Pennefather River, Cape York.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Georeferenced by Morton, A.
Location ID 9d291be9-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 141° 44' E
Verbatim latitude 12° 17' S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Other minimal uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2014 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2015 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Cape York
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Cape York
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Weipa Plateau
    IBRA 7 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 7 Subregions Weipa Plateau
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Cape York Peninsula 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) Equatorial: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Equatorial
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 EMBLEY RIVER
    River Regions EMBLEY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Leichhardt
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements PNG Gas Pipeline ILUA - Cape York Region
    Local Government Areas 2011 Napranum (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cook
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 NAPRANUM ABORIGINAL SHIRE
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Northern Cape York #2 Native Title Claim Group QCD2014/011
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 59
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 590
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CAPE YORK WILDERNESS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA Localities (2018) MISSION RIVER
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote 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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Napranum (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Carpentaria Lowlands Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czcbu
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Carpentaria Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Weipa Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Mangrove
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Woody savannas
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3087449.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2252
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2379
    Endemism 0.021845482
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.023782171
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1165.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.4432836 index
    Species Richness 360.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.0012076
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 121.15 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 146.78166 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 2.26 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.15246646
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -5.4828486
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.118332 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.545 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 16.079987 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.9498806
    Aridity index - month max 3.4576335
    Aridity index - month min 0.0058651026
    Evaporation - annual mean 168.76118 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 30979.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 223.05896 mm
    Evaporation - month min 120.60272 mm
    Evaporation - variability 6.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.45 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.19 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 79.97647 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 69.90349 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.211624 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 81.88148 %
    Humidity - month min relative 59.711456 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 59.711456 %
    Precipitation - annual 1670.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1789.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 139.71353 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 10.813453
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.23789974
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 126.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.174062
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 524.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 450.58954 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 132.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1319.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.5125 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 21.8675 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 14.800018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 18.98 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 24.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.65 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.84 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.51
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 188.33934 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1779.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 10.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 115.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 352.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 466.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1258.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 267.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 143.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 247.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 93.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 251.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 65.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1340.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 337.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 282.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.06403124 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1811077 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.06403124 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1689.343 m
    Remoteness index 14.734563
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 12.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2033.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 41.0 %
    Runoff - average 14312.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.39813477 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 62.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 36.0 %
    Bulk density 1.36 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.13393927 %
    Clay % 31.596775 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 146.15385 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.5
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 46000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.96941 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 168.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 21.541666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 8.0 m
    Elevation 8.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.079990916 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.693479 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.08695938 %
    Vegetation
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 34.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 8.0E-4 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 71.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 11.0 tonnes/ha/yr