Occurrence record: MEL 2197052A

PreservedSpecimen of Cyperus congestus recorded on 1875

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 2197052A
Occurrence ID 23d5925a-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Blake, S.T.
Collector Bunbury, D.R.
Collecting number s.n.
Reproductive condition fruit
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 116e3caf-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1875
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cyperus congestus
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Cyperus
Species Cyperus congestus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Vahl

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Locality Geographe Bay.
Latitude -33.6500000000
Longitude 115.2500000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Geographe Bay.
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Biome Marine
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 115° 15' E
Verbatim latitude 33° 39' S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions SW West Australia
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Ngari Capes
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Ngari Capes
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Ngari Capes
    NRM Regions 2010 South West
    NRM Regions 2014 South West
    NRM Regions 2015 South West
    NRM Regions 2017 South West Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South West Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South West Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Leeuwin-Naturaliste
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF BUSSELTON

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.1519
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6934
    Endemism 0.029120447
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.030258479
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Occurrence Density 3110.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.234086 index
    Species Richness 986.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.9941659
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 49.775715 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 63.970715 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 8.412143 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9362697
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.067620225
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.088987 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.181488 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.22287 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 802.5 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 418.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 34.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 84.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 36.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 39.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 447.66666 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 40.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.383333 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.783333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.366667 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.95 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.833333 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.133333 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.53 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.1383333
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.666668 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 21.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.35 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 339.73224 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.01 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.04123105 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1007.14655 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.019961 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.32999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.89 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.83 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.1358 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.16 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.85 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.719997 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 18.449999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.52 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.98999995 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 15.54 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 21.43 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 18.76908 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.10896337 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.0281762 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.16 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 15.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 231.25 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.58
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 0.6 index
    Soil depth 0.475 m
    Soil pedality 1.8
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.31695 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 22.708334 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -2.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.18345864 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.215681 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.5575011 %
    Vegetation
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 14.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground