Occurrence record: BRI AQ1011407

PreservedSpecimen of Ptilotus spicatus recorded on 2018-05-12

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource BRI AVH data
Institution Queensland Department of Environment and Science
Supplied institution code "BRI"
Collection Queensland Herbarium
Supplied collection code "Herbrecs"
Catalogue Number BRI AQ1011407
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:AQ1011407
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Halford, J.J.
Identified date 2018-05
Collector Halford, J.J.|Bush, S.
Supplied as "Halford, J.J.; Bush, S."
Collecting number BGQLD1108
Reproductive condition Flowers
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Occurrence remarks Small, spindly herb to 30cm tall. Flowers a vibrant rusty red.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2018-05

Event

Collecting date 2018-05-12
Date precision Day
Event remarks Patch. About 50+ individuals observed in 0.5ha area.
Verbatim event date 5/12/2018

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ptilotus spicatus
Supplied scientific name "Ptilotus spicatus Benth."
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Caryophyllales
Family Amaranthaceae
Genus Ptilotus
Species Ptilotus spicatus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
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Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Queensland, Burke
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Cloncurry (S)
Locality Cloncurry, 26km N along Burke and Wills Road from Barkly Highway.
Habitat Plain; road reserve; orange-brown soil with clay texture. Associated species are Astrebla squarrosa, Astrebla pectinata, Aristida latifolia, Neptunia dimorphantha and Dichanthium.
Latitude -20.4996944
Longitude 140.3865278
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Minimum elevation in metres 179.0
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50.0
Georeference protocol GPS
County Burke
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Central Australian Freshwater
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Southern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2014 Southern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2015 Southern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 Southern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Southern Gulf
    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 Southern Gulf
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Gulf Plains
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Donors Plateau
    IBRA 7 Regions Gulf Plains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Donors Plateau
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Carpentaria Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid, with some growth in the warm season, but too dry for cropping
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    River Regions FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    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 Kennedy
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements KERG ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cloncurry (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cloncurry
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CLONCURRY SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 9
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 728
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MOUNT ISA REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CLONCURRY - MCKINLAY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CLONCURRY - MCKINLAY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA Localities (2018) CLONCURRY
    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) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TRAEGER
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Cloncurry (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Mount Isa Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Carpentaria Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Wondoola Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tussock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mitchell grass (Astrebla) tussock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tussock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 2522075.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3869
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8512
    Endemism 0.002953968
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0031164233
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 209.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.455844 index
    Species Richness 100.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.13595617
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 161.93 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 38.685833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 1.12 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7011381
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.4188626
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.3225 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.350834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 27.609985 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.14276277
    Aridity index - month max 0.47741935
    Aridity index - month min 0.018431647
    Evaporation - annual mean 253.77371 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 10004.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 347.8062 mm
    Evaporation - month min 160.80379 mm
    Evaporation - variability 31.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.12 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.12 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 60.587223 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 46.205814 %
    Humidity - month max relative 69.53409 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 51.887543 %
    Humidity - month min relative 39.47439 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 39.47439 %
    Precipitation - annual 446.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 500.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 37.32498 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 5.770319
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 3.9620826 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5261111
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 110.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.88341725
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 307.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 112.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 32.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 338.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.18833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.150833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 35.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 27.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 10.12 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 10.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.68 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.57
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.25 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 185.00356 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 474.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 16.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 3.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 16.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 103.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 217.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 128.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 312.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 255.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 277.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 103.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 188.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 188.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4696.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 380.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 306.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 297.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.801946 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.35468295 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 370822.9 m
    Remoteness index 10.60294
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 18.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 261.0 %
    Runoff - average 2616.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 42.19235
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 68.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.63 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 32.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3456703 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.16046031 %
    Clay % 66.5071 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 136.36363 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.15
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.42
    Nutrient status 2.3 index
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 4.0587635
    Water holding capacity 28000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 42.96774
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.68501 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 23.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 34.583332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 176.0 m
    Elevation 171.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.124109015 degrees
    Topographic relief 5.431198 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2511134 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.296 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 47.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 7.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 43.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 49.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0056 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 27.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4781 NDVI