Occurrence record: BRI AQ1002051

PreservedSpecimen of Carissa spinarum recorded on 2016-11-29

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 AQ1002051
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:AQ1002051
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Fell, D.G.
Identified date 2016-11
Collector Fell, D.G.|Billy, Y.|Maclean, M.
Supplied as "Fell, D.G.; Billy, Y.; Maclean, M."
Collecting number DGFMA03
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Occurrence remarks Low shrub 1m; leaves opposite; axillary spines; milky exudate.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2016-11

Event

Collecting date 2016-11-29
Date precision Day
Event remarks Occasional in understorey. Photo (not at BRI).
Verbatim event date 11/29/2016

Taxonomy

Scientific name Carissa spinarum
Supplied scientific name "Carissa laxiflora Benth."
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Gentianales
Family Apocynaceae
Genus Carissa
Species Carissa spinarum
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Queensland, Cook
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Torres (S)
Locality Mauar (Rennel) Island, 16km west of Masig (Yorke) Island, Torres Strait.
Habitat Closed forest (8-15m) with canopy dominated by Manilkara kauki with Aglaia elaeagnoidea, Diospyros maritima, and subcanopy/understorey of Diospyros compacta, Pleomele angustifolia, Drypetes deplanchei and Capparis sp.
Latitude -9.7643333
Longitude 143.2660333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50.0
Georeference protocol GPS
County Cook
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Torres Strait & far Northern GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    NRM Regions 2010 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2014 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2015 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Torres Strait
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Torres Strait
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 7 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 7 Subregions Cape York-Torres Strait
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Reef
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern 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 Leichhardt
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Yorke Island (Masig)/Telstra ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Torres (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Torres
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TORRES SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Masig People and Damuth People
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Masig People and Damuth People QCD2000/003
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 887
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 946
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TORRES
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) KULKALGAL - CENTRAL ISLANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) PORUMA (COCONUT) ISLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TORRES STRAIT
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    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) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Torres (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Surface Geology of Australia unknown
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Great Barrier Reef Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 North Reefs
    Vegetation
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Low Closed Forests and Tall Closed Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Low closed forest or tall closed shrublands (including Acacia, Melaleuca and Banksia)

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.034281418
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.047484957
    Occurrence Density 94.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.222458 index
    Species Richness 73.0 frequency
    Climate
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.0
    Aridity index - month max 0.0
    Aridity index - month min 0.0
    Evaporation - annual mean 0.0 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 0.0 mm
    Evaporation - month min 0.0 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 0.0 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 0.0 %
    Humidity - month max relative 0.0 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 0.0 %
    Humidity - month min relative 0.0 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 0.0 %
    Precipitation - annual mean 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.0
    Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.0
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.0
    Precipitation - wettest month 0.0 mm
    Temperature - annual max mean 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest month min 0.0 degrees C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 160868.56 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 16.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.441673 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.36 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.84 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 14.73 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.8413 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.6 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.046000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.68 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.329998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.61 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.279999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.969997 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.72999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0023 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0023 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.289999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.13 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.67598 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.092569835 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.7567356 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    Water stress index - month max 0.0
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 36.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 1.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.48803627 degrees