Occurrence record: NSW 264887

PreservedSpecimen of Epacris lithophila recorded on 1975-12-06

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 264887
Occurrence ID NSW:NSW:NSW 264887
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Crowden, R.K.
Identified date 1995-01-30
Collector Powell, J.M.
Record number 431
Type status holotype
Reproductive condition buds
Occurrence remarks Woody herb 5-10 cm tall, erect branches. Leaves thick and fleshy. Lichen associated with roots. Flower buds white. 431A neighbouring plant.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1995-01-30

Event

Collecting date 1975-12-06
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province New South Wales
Locality Blue Mountains (C)
Locality Lawson Ridge, Blue Mountains (4 km from Lawson).
Habitat Rock face. SW aspect. On rock in shade. Dry sclerophyll forest nearby. Sandstone.
Latitude -33.7000000000
Longitude 150.4500000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Lawson Ridge, Blue Mountains (4 km from Lawson).
Minimum elevation in meters 640
Maximum elevation in meters 640
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1000.0
Verbatim coordinates 33,42,,S,150,27,,E,
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    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
    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) Mixed settlements
    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 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) LAWSON - HAZELBROOK - LINDEN
    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) LAWSON
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SYDNEY - WOLLONGONG
    PSMA Localities (2018) LAWSON
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 20,000 TO 49,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) SYDNEY
    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) BLUE MOUNTAINS
    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 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non 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 shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Other grasslands,herblands, sedgelands and rushlands
    Vegetation types - present Other grasslands, herblands, sedgelands and rushlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8429158.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.0137
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.1971
    Endemism 0.023789147
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.02593008
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 98531.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2810388 index
    Species Richness 3030.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 12.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.8397733
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 51.7 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 97.785835 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 45.13 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6666667
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.49788758
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.371666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.298333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.830017 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.0950394
    Aridity index - month max 2.474897
    Aridity index - month min 0.5588629
    Evaporation - annual mean 114.28748 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 23250.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 203.86441 mm
    Evaporation - month min 43.008595 mm
    Evaporation - variability 4.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.12 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.48 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.719284 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 71.66524 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.60079 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 80.28376 %
    Humidity - month min relative 64.71255 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 64.71255 %
    Precipitation - annual 1102.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1240.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 107.91051 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.5442485
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 197.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 63.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 187.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7198879
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.38761082
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 422.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 168.42363 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 41.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 485.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 33.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.504168 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.3225 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 22.806793 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 1.28 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 1.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 7.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 8.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 24.7 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.55
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.12 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 18.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 152.53537 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1356.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 249.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 57.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 194.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 35.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 474.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 190.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 520.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 134.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 240.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 14.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 74.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 114.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 84.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4485.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 254.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 189.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 186.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.7432361 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.03 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 40503.008 m
    Remoteness index 0.11385751
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 3341.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 69.0 %
    Runoff - average 5907.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 47.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 11.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3318447 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.349927 %
    Clay % 17.031553 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 55.454544 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.91
    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 1.8737864
    Water holding capacity 55500.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.62604 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 328.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 401.95834 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 695.0 m
    Elevation 672.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.5739017 degrees
    Topographic relief 42.52686 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.384182 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3242 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 50.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 32.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 68.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0239 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 73.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 17.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7903 NDVI