Occurrence record: MEL 0615270A

PreservedSpecimen of Aphelia gracilis | Slender Aphelia recorded on 1981-10-01

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 0615270A
Occurrence ID 4f543256-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Collector Muir, T.B.
Collecting number 6713
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification ID 2e436042-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1981-10-01
Supplied as year:1981  month:10  day:1 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 274
Event ID 6c18215d-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area Northern Grampians (S)
Locality SE side of Lake Fyans, 17 km SW of Stawell.
Habitat At roadside, beside shallow drying pool. In red sandy loam, in flat terrain.
Latitude -37.1500000000
Longitude 142.6333000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality SE side of Lake Fyans, 17 km SW of Stawell.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeference sources J1
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID b61e56ae-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 142° 38' E
Verbatim latitude 37° 9' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    GER Central Victorial Biolinks GER Central Victorial Biolinks
    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
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Water
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW3
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Wimmera-Mallee (groundwater)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Wimmera-Mallee: Highlands (GS9)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Wimmera-Mallee: Sedimentary Plain (GS9b)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW4
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Wimmera-Mallee (surface water)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS9
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Wimmera���Mallee (Surface Water)
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys WIMMERA
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones slopes
    NRM Regions 2010 Wimmera
    NRM Regions 2014 Wimmera
    NRM Regions 2015 Wimmera
    NRM Regions 2017 Wimmera
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Wimmera
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Wimmera
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Murray Darling Depression
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Wimmera
    IBRA 7 Regions Murray Darling Depression
    IBRA 7 Subregions Wimmera
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Murray-Darling Woodlands And Mallee
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
    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 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions WIMMERA RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Mallee
    Local Government Areas 2011 Northern Grampians (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated N. Grampians - Stawell
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 NORTHERN GRAMPIANS SHIRE
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Dja Dja Wurrung, Latji Latji, Ngarket, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wamba Wamba, Watjobaluk, Wergaia
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Dja Dja Wurrung, Latji Latji, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wemba Wemba, Watjobaluk, Wergaia
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Dja Dja Wurung, Latji Latji, Ngarket, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wamba Wamba, Watjobaluk, Wergaia
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Dja Dja Wurrung, Latji Latji, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wemba Wemba, Watjobaluk, Wergaia
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 654
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) STAWELL
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GRAMPIANS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MALLEE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) WANNON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WIMMERA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WIMMERA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) LAKE FYANS
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer 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 (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LOWAN
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) SOUTH WEST WARD
    Statistical Local Areas N. Grampians (S) - Stawell
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qd
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West 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 Ephemeral and Permanent Water Features
    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 Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes and lagoons
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8099879.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.013942855 t/ha
    Potassium 0.059104174 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7129
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.3642
    Endemism 0.005680317
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.005771692
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 10231.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.5275292 index
    Species Richness 948.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.54316115
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 39.97 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 40.5375 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 20.46 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2950019
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.29220408
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.3175 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.873333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.919983 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.8361107
    Aridity index - month max 2.1368325
    Aridity index - month min 0.14309645
    Evaporation - annual mean 112.349205 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 13436.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 223.6254 mm
    Evaporation - month min 32.3 mm
    Evaporation - variability 13.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.26 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.96321 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 68.244835 %
    Humidity - month max relative 95.630066 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.921104 %
    Humidity - month min relative 53.42161 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 53.42161 %
    Precipitation - annual 653.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 553.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 54.125 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.6714725
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 200.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 31.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2048612
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.20344828
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 84.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 81.627 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 200.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 19.5425 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.570833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 23.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 25.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.46 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.52 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.5
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.11 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 203.07938 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 595.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 196.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 29.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 93.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 30.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 96.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 72.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 201.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 138.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 244.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 36.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 85.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 120.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4189.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 280.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 91.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.225765 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.19313207 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 99649.17 m
    Remoteness index 3.0026028
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1437.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 82.0 %
    Runoff - average 298.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 2.6045299 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 73.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
    Bulk density 1.651414 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.9635717 %
    Clay % 41.427113 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 16.666666 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.56
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.98
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 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 5.23027 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 247.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 122.583336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 198.0 m
    Elevation 197.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.147491 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1962046 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2369 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 26.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 2.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 65.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 34.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0116 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 12.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4764 NDVI