Occurrence record: MEL 2239281A

PreservedSpecimen of Mesosphaerum suaveolens recorded on 1962-04-14

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 2239281A
Occurrence ID 3e556a6a-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Identified by Chippendale, G.M.
Identified date 1962-05-16
Collector Nelson, D.J.
Collecting number 312
Reproductive condition fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1962-05-16
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 2161a73a-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1962-04-14
Supplied as year:1962  month:4  day:14 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 104
Event ID 60214daa-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Mesosphaerum suaveolens
Supplied scientific name "Hyptis suaveolens"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Lamiales
Family Lamiaceae
Genus Mesosphaerum
Supplied as "Hyptis"
Species Mesosphaerum suaveolens
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (L.) Poit.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area Coomalie (S)
Locality 2 miles N of Adelaide River Hotel. [Lat/long is for Adelaide River township.]
Habitat In Eucalypt forest at old camp.
Latitude -13.2166667
Longitude 131.1000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality 2 miles N of Adelaide River Hotel. [Lat/long is for Adelaide River township.]
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 25000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID af99a42b-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 131° 6' E
Verbatim latitude 13° 13' S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q5537873
recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q1175873

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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 - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Managed resource protected areas
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    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 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Pine Creek
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Pine Creek
    IBRA 7 Regions Pine Creek
    IBRA 7 Subregions Pine Creek
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ADELAIDE RIVER
    River Regions ADELAIDE RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Local Government Areas 2011 Coomalie (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Coomalie
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOMALIE SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 111
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 593
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ALLIGATOR
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY - TIWI - WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) COX - FINNISS - COOMALIE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ADELAIDE RIVER - COOMALIE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) DARWIN
    PSMA Localities (2018) STAPLETON
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) DALY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) DALY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) ADELAIDE RIVER WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Coomalie (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Pine Creek Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Pine Creek Ridges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Low Woodland
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5303
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.5389
    Endemism 0.027169768
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.028149154
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 14820.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.166398 index
    Species Richness 1121.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.6539434
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 141.92 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 110.39583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.55282795
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.80439377
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.877502 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.890833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.589996 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.6815199
    Aridity index - month max 2.1476998
    Aridity index - month min 0.004897056
    Evaporation - annual mean 183.4649 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 22385.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 241.71638 mm
    Evaporation - month min 137.80432 mm
    Evaporation - variability 10.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.46 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.18 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 77.183914 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 60.155083 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.43003 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 73.90445 %
    Humidity - month min relative 51.827343 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 51.827343 %
    Precipitation - annual 1324.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1423.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 110.41353 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 11.680023
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5889571
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 105.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.69430053
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 435.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 295.9623 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 76.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 902.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 8.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.705833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.404167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 23.399994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.78 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 15.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 24.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.59 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.37 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.73
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.36 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 95.96009 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1319.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 104.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 372.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 305.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 844.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 206.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 156.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 240.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 122.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 240.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 59.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2120.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 362.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 295.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 282.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.6425729 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.070710674 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 77414.42 m
    Remoteness index 6.9703856
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 9.0 years
    Fire frequency 4.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2637.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 20.0 %
    Runoff - average 11409.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.6928338 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 22.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.47 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1130621 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.37468916 %
    Clay % 17.795454 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.51
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.05 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 1.9476076
    Water holding capacity 58000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.96743 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 145.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 57.541668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 56.0 m
    Elevation 57.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.4406493 degrees
    Topographic relief 6.712936 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2842262 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2958 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 55.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0188 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 51.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5742 NDVI