Occurrence record: NSW 256203

PreservedSpecimen of Epacris sparsa recorded on 1992-06-21

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium IPT
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code The Royal Botanic Gardens & Domain Trust
Supplied institution code "NSW"
Collection code National Herbarium of New South Wales
Supplied collection code "NSW"
Catalog number NSW 256203
Occurrence ID NSW:NSW:NSW 256203
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by James, T.A.
Identified date 1992-06
Collector James, T.A.
Record number 1316
Reproductive condition flowers
State conservation New South Wales: Vulnerable
Establishment means native
Occurrence remarks Locally occasional. Shrub c. 40 cm high with woody rootstock. Population of c. 20 plants of scattered distribution. Growing with Grevillea sericea (riverine form), Allocasuarina littoralis, Tristaniopsis laurina, Leptospermum sp., Lomandra fluviatilis and Eriostemon myoporoides. [Noted NPWS rare plants data base]
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1992-06

Event

Collecting date 1992-06-21
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Epacris sparsa
Supplied scientific name "Epacris sparsa R.Br."
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Ericales
Family Ericaceae
Genus Epacris
Species Epacris sparsa
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship R.Br.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province New South Wales
Locality Blue Mountains (C)
Locality Near confluence of Linden Creek and the Grose River, below Faulconbridge Point.
Habitat Riparian flood-zone on rocky banks of river. Moist shale bands interbedded in sandstone.
Latitude -33.6116667000
Longitude 150.5611111000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Near confluence of Linden Creek and the Grose River, below Faulconbridge Point.
Coordinate precision Unknown
County Blue Mountains National Park
Verbatim coordinates 33,36,42,S,150,33,40,E,
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Blue Mountains
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Blue Mountains
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Blue Mountains
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Blue Mountains
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    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
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Greater Blue Mountains IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Hawkesbury-Nepean
    NRM Regions 2014 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2015 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2017 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Greater Sydney
    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 Greater Sydney
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Wollemi
    IBRA 7 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Wollemi
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Cooler end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates��
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt woodland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 HAWKESBURY RIVER
    River Regions HAWKESBURY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Macquarie
    Local Government Areas 2011 Blue Mountains (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Blue Mountains
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BLUE MOUNTAINS CITY COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Greater Sydney
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 27
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1817
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER SYDNEY
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BLUE MOUNTAINS - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BLUE MOUNTAINS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SYDNEY - OUTER WEST AND BLUE MOUNTAINS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MACQUARIE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MACQUARIE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BLUE MOUNTAINS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BLUE MOUNTAINS - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SYDNEY - WOLLONGONG
    PSMA Localities (2018) BLUE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner 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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Blue Mountains (C)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Sydney Region
    Surface Geology of Australia -Rsn
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Macquarie Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Hawkesbury-Shoalhaven Plateaus
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    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 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8429158.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.3031
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.6658
    Endemism 0.012469652
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.013678191
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6148
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 26756.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.5055575 index
    Species Richness 1803.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 12.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.6205509
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 58.49 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 78.31167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 34.84 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.73321176
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.36198625
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.834167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.888333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 26.370026 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.63291925
    Aridity index - month max 1.1355362
    Aridity index - month min 0.38794228
    Evaporation - annual mean 126.49309 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 23949.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 217.70483 mm
    Evaporation - month min 54.87997 mm
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.18 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.47 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.13 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.387505 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 65.393166 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.5965 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 74.64664 %
    Humidity - month min relative 57.948032 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 57.948032 %
    Precipitation - annual 1058.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 992.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 73.99081 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.70266306
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 150.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 40.15683 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 143.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8100452
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 40.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.23329587
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 362.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 112.78869 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 393.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 32.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 21.883333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.0008335 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 25.08432 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 26.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.29 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 10.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.91 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.61
    Temperature - warmest month min 15.21 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 29.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 21.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 21.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 151.44418 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1016.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 165.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 42.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 141.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 38.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 371.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 148.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 397.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 160.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 261.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 23.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 99.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 129.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 109.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4571.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 284.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 216.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 212.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.6809552 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.09848858 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 38024.47 m
    Remoteness index 0.5043313
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1826.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 110.0 %
    Runoff - average 4007.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 79.546455
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 148.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 17.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3318447 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.6396093 %
    Clay % 17.031553 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 55.454544 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.73
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.88
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 1.8737864
    Water holding capacity 31000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 68.34216
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.31539 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 111.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 406.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 177.0 m
    Elevation 278.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 18.282225 degrees
    Topographic relief 374.8457 m
    Topographic slope (%) 20.63349 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2872 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 81.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 26.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 74.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0623 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 3.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 81.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 17.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7398 NDVI