Occurrence record: MEL 2166144A

PreservedSpecimen of Pterocaulon sphacelatum

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 2166144A
Occurrence ID 10ff4b76-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Gray, C.
Collecting number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 03384575-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Pterocaulon sphacelatum
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae
Genus Pterocaulon
Species Pterocaulon sphacelatum
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Labill.) F.Muell.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Flinders (S)
Locality Hughenden Stn, Flinders [River].
Latitude -20.8500000000
Longitude 144.2167000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Hughenden Stn, Flinders [River].
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by compiler
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 144° 13' E
Verbatim latitude 20° 51' S

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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 - Freshwater Central Australian Freshwater
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Southern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2014 Southern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2015 Southern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 Southern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Southern Gulf
    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 Southern Gulf
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Mitchell Grass Downs
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Northern Downs
    IBRA 7 Regions Mitchell Grass Downs
    IBRA 7 Subregions Northern Downs
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Mitchell Grass Downs
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid, with some growth in the warm season, but too dry for cropping
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Tussock grassland (tropical semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    River Regions FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    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 Windlab Development Pty Ltd and Yirendali People ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Flinders (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Flinders
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 FLINDERS SHIRE
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Yirendali People Core Country Claim QCD2017/002
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 304
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN HIGHLANDS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FLINDERS - RICHMOND - DALRYMPLE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) FLINDERS - RICHMOND - DALRYMPLE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) HUGHENDEN
    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) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TRAEGER
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Flinders (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Eromanga Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Winton-Blackall Downs
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    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 Bare
    Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tussock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 2522075.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.026178 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7114
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.3073
    Endemism 0.03140184
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.03172616
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2048.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.6217318 index
    Species Richness 556.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.15636025
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 118.07 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 34.34667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 3.38 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8509046
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.17246267
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.430832 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 18.524166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.0 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.19095004
    Aridity index - month max 0.537604
    Aridity index - month min 0.028188739
    Evaporation - annual mean 197.62003 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 9523.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 270.4 mm
    Evaporation - month min 116.5 mm
    Evaporation - variability 32.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.16 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.14 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 65.17128 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 49.365307 %
    Humidity - month max relative 75.20151 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 56.37182 %
    Humidity - month min relative 41.521065 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 41.521065 %
    Precipitation - annual 463.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 466.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 39.166668 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 4.051282
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 37.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.61290324
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 88.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.62068963
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 255.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 117.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 271.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 19.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.039165 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 16.225 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 31.300018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 8.59 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 9.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 18.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.53 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.32 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.56
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.24 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 131.87848 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 501.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 35.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 25.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 89.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 296.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 129.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 296.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 243.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 270.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 97.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 179.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 143.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 195.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4517.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 367.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 293.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 293.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.853507 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.22 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 368681.06 m
    Remoteness index 10.590774
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 12.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 117.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 218.0 %
    Runoff - average 2105.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 319.92377 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 40.17342
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 61.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.69 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 13.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6012031 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.2570783 %
    Clay % 51.618103 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 6.2727275 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.19
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.41
    Nutrient status 1.7 index
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 3.7620308
    Water holding capacity 26000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 48.384354
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.50841 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 313.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 30.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 313.0 m
    Elevation 313.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.16320956 degrees
    Topographic relief 4.571564 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2836646 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2889 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 41.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 12.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 39.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 49.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0072 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 29.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4706 NDVI