Occurrence record: MEL 0582867A

PreservedSpecimen of Comesperma ericinum recorded on 1901-01-14

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 0582867A
Occurrence ID f8b976d6-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Collector St John, P.R.H.
Collecting number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers|fruit|buds
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID f584c0cb-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1901-01-14
Supplied as year:1901  month:1  day:14 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 14
Event ID 34f198bc-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area Greater Dandenong (C)
Locality Springvale.
Latitude -37.9500000
Longitude 145.1500000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Springvale.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeference sources N52
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID 9beffe9d-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 9' E
Verbatim latitude 37° 57' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    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
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    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) 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 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Gippsland Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Gippsland Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    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 BUNYIP RIVER
    River Regions BUNYIP 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 Hotham
    Local Government Areas 2011 Greater Dandenong (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Gr. Dandenong Bal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GREATER DANDENONG CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 517
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER MELBOURNE
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SPRINGVALE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DANDENONG
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MELBOURNE - SOUTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) HOTHAM
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) HOTHAM
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) GREATER DANDENONG
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GREATER DANDENONG
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) SPRINGVALE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 1 MILLION OR MORE
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) SOUTH EASTERN METROPOLITAN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) CLAYTON
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Wards (2018) LIGHTWOOD WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Gr. Dandenong (C) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Gippsland Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West Victorian Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Built-up
    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 Removed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3839264.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.3005
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0691
    Endemism 0.023412175
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.02639731
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5124
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 213738.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.70489 index
    Species Richness 2903.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.65590644
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 46.31 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 55.7725 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 38.9 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1418686
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.14100525
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.808332 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.3925 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.920013 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.83130693
    Aridity index - month max 1.7514124
    Aridity index - month min 0.25589564
    Evaporation - annual mean 107.40821 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17794.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 199.3 mm
    Evaporation - month min 35.4 mm
    Evaporation - variability 5.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.36 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.172615 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.44304 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.67663 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.174675 %
    Humidity - month min relative 64.291275 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 64.291275 %
    Precipitation - annual 744.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 747.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 64.083336 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.11813187
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 199.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 51.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 142.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1361257
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.13541667
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 147.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 79.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 217.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 45.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.941668 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.786667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.399994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.92 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.41 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.24
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.09 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 211.27501 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 798.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 209.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 48.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 149.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 17.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 149.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 84.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 231.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 146.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 203.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 56.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 99.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 98.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 192.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3613.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 259.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 192.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 121.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.053851645 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.09219544 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.053851645 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 5555.0693 m
    Remoteness index 0.0
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1464.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 118.0 %
    Runoff - average 4.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 78.368
    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 1.520907 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.76451313 %
    Clay % 12.1254425 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 168.18182 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.69
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.98
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 1.8013275
    Water holding capacity 92000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.62293 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 189.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 90.166664 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 46.0 m
    Elevation 47.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.20384006 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.8957024 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.09181272 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0856 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 37.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 36.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 28.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 33.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1777 NDVI