Occurrence record: QRS 74049.1

PreservedSpecimen of Spermacoce sp. Mareeba (S.T.Blake 13418B) recorded on 1980-04-17

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource CNS AVH data
Institution Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied institution code "CNS"
Collection Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied collection code "QRS"
Catalogue Number QRS 74049.1
Occurrence ID CNS:QRS:QRS 74049.1
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by R.A. Kerrigan
Identified date 2018-11-08
Collector Clarkson, J.R.
Collecting number 3119
Reproductive condition flowers, fruit, fertile
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Occurrence remarks An erect herb. Flowers blue.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Date identified 2018-11-08

Event

Collecting date 1980-04-17
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Spermacoce sp. Mareeba (S.T.Blake 13418B)
Supplied scientific name "Spermacoce sp. Mareeba (S.T.Blake 13418B) Qld Herbarium"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Gentianales
Family Rubiaceae
Genus Spermacoce
Species Spermacoce Mareeba
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type INFORMAL
Scientific name authorship Qld Herbarium

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Cook (S)
Locality 0.6 km W of the Peninsula Development Road, on the track to New Dixie Station
Habitat Grassy woodland with Xanthorrhoea prominent in understory.
Latitude -14.9833000000
Longitude 143.5833000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 0.6 km W of the Peninsula Development Road, on the track to New Dixie Station
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeferenced by collector
Verbatim coordinates 14,59,,S,143,35,,E
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU

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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 - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Morehead River IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    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 Laura Lowlands
    IBRA 7 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 7 Subregions Laura Lowlands
    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) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 NORMANBY RIVER
    River Regions NORMANBY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    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 Cook (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cook
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    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) YARRADEN
    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 Cook (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Coen Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Coleman Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Other native forest
    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 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    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 0.3494
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.6003
    Endemism 0.008669427
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.00882436
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 9815.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.6693416 index
    Species Richness 411.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.49121407
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 147.01 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 85.6625 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.15321818
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -5.375887
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.435 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.24 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.370026 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.53824353
    Aridity index - month max 1.9931321
    Aridity index - month min 0.01061527
    Evaporation - annual mean 185.36208 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 23739.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 261.6893 mm
    Evaporation - month min 138.20784 mm
    Evaporation - variability 15.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.39 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.22 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 78.31132 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 63.931034 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.7088 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 74.4473 %
    Humidity - month min relative 54.279285 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 54.279285 %
    Precipitation - annual 1087.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1105.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 90.419044 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 10.213804
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.25842556
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 123.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.8312802
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 541.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 284.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 84.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 800.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 16.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.643333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.885 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.699982 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 13.95 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.61 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.97 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.83
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.76 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 127.128105 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1117.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 9.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 112.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 502.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 290.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 765.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 259.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 201.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 150.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 226.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 124.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 233.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 61.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2260.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 351.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 283.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 277.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.5859181 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.099999994 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 87060.484 m
    Remoteness index 16.812876
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 998.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 89.0 %
    Runoff - average 1657.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 99.9885 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 28.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.68 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 3.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4110757 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.21035492 %
    Clay % 8.703187 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.44
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 1.620518
    Water holding capacity 137000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.34145 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 61.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 60.458332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 89.0 m
    Elevation 84.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.28252813 degrees
    Topographic relief 11.69232 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.6099497 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4222 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 22.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0017 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 52.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5617 NDVI