Occurrence record: MEL 2197996A

PreservedSpecimen of Cyperus difformis recorded on 1886

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 2197996A
Occurrence ID 24785d37-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Blake, S.T.
Collector Sayer, W.A.
Collecting number s.n.
Reproductive condition fertile
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification ID 118fcde1-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1886
Supplied as year:1886 
Date precision Day
Event ID 518e2e00-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Tablelands (R)
Locality Barron River.
Latitude -17.1667000000
Longitude 145.5167000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Barron River.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 25000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID a8ebec6b-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 31' E
Verbatim latitude 17° 10' S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Danbulla South 2
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Danbulla South 2
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    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 - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2014 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2015 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Wet Tropics
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Wet Tropics
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Bellenden Ker - Lamb
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Bellenden Ker-Lamb
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: distinctly dry winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BARRON RIVER
    River Regions BARRON RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    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 Tableland Yidinji People and Tablelands Regional Council ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Tablelands (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Atherton
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TABLELANDS REGIONAL
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Tableland Yidinji People
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Tableland Yidinji People QCD2012/014
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 15
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 882
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MALANDA - YUNGABURRA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TABLELANDS (EAST) - KURANDA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) ATHERTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ATHERTON
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) TINAROO
    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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) DALRYMPLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) HILL
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Tablelands (R) - Atherton
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czbat
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Atherton Tableland
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Casuarina
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open woodlands with a grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Unresolved Tenure
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4148781.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.031939834 t/ha
    Potassium 0.11771139 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5855
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.6877
    Endemism 0.03434208
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.038773403
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5689
    Migratory species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 28614.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.039432 index
    Species Richness 2334.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 12.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.61548793
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 103.96 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 93.23167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 13.94 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3257847
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.049723
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.668333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 17.3 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.149994 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.7325753
    Aridity index - month max 2.198539
    Aridity index - month min 0.101347096
    Evaporation - annual mean 138.6556 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 24152.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 190.31279 mm
    Evaporation - month min 90.861115 mm
    Evaporation - variability 15.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.51 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.82756 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 71.03963 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.802505 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 76.5386 %
    Humidity - month min relative 63.481277 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 63.481277 %
    Precipitation - annual 1136.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1172.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 100.793465 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 3.8922224
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 70.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 15.317225 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 55.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.29022688
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 95.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.423134
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 617.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 277.65973 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 72.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 720.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.049166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 15.6725 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 17.817657 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 11.31 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 12.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 17.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 29.49 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.92
    Temperature - warmest month min 19.51 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 24.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 151.0349 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1976.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 162.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 39.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 129.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 79.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 917.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 391.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1124.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 214.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 176.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 119.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 176.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 201.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 57.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2627.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 295.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 243.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 240.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.3606938 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 42973.332 m
    Remoteness index 4.20287
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 250.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 150.0 %
    Runoff - average 4047.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 663.0 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 16.214241 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 25.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.63 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 6.0 %
    Bulk density 1.48115 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.4716338 %
    Clay % 6.925 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.62
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 70000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.59896 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 229.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 359.29166 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 616.0 m
    Elevation 722.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.4072309 degrees
    Topographic relief 79.56006 m
    Topographic slope (%) 5.144332 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4125 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 38.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0021 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 60.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 12.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8238 NDVI