Occurrence record: MEL 0578786A

Specimen of Monochoria australasica recorded on 1980-05-25

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection code National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 0578786A
Occurrence ID 4d20de62-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Aston, H.I.
Identified date 1984-08
Collector Morton, A.G.
Record number 606
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1984-08
Identification ID 2c11b5ea-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Occurrence date 1980-05-25
Supplied as year:1980  month:5  day:25 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 146
Event ID 6a0770e9-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Mapoon (S)
Locality Mapoon, swamp plains south of Port Musgrave, ca. 74 km north of Lorim point, Weipa.
Habitat Growing in muddy edges of swamp bordering grass plain.
Latitude -12.0000000000
Longitude 141.8667000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Mapoon, swamp plains south of Port Musgrave, ca. 74 km north of Lorim point, Weipa.
Coordinate precision 1.0000000000
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Georeferenced by Klazenga, N.
Location ID b54a0a17-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 141° 52' E
Verbatim latitude 12° S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Other minimal uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2014 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2015 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Cape York
    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 Cape York
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Weipa Plateau
    IBRA 7 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 7 Subregions Weipa Plateau
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Cape York Peninsula Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Equatorial: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Equatorial
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 EMBLEY RIVER
    River Regions EMBLEY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Leichhardt
    Local Government Areas 2011 Mapoon (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Mapoon
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MAPOON ABORIGINAL SHIRE
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Northern Cape York #2 Native Title Claim Group QCD2014/011
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 59
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 590
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CAPE YORK
    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) CAPE YORK
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CAPE YORK WILDERNESS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA Localities (2018) MAPOON
    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 Mapoon (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Carpentaria Lowlands Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qe
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Carpentaria Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Weipa Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Croplands
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Chenopod Shrublands, Samphire Shrublands and Forblands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mixed chenopod, samphire +/- forbs
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3087449.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1001
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.0801
    Endemism 0.01922387
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.023339005
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 13.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1680.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.098521 index
    Species Richness 671.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.9340921
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 120.92 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 136.75583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 1.84 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.13524239
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -6.292119
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.0775 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.526667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.829987 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.90320927
    Aridity index - month max 3.2841933
    Aridity index - month min 0.005992266
    Evaporation - annual mean 168.28188 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 26979.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 218.8 mm
    Evaporation - month min 122.1 mm
    Evaporation - variability 7.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.45 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.18 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.36784 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 71.32691 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.324715 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.17601 %
    Humidity - month min relative 61.924023 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 61.924023 %
    Precipitation - annual 1595.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1664.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 133.38564 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 10.158639
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.20832866
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 125.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.758802
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 472.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 434.81778 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 125.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1216.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.444166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 22.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 14.600006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 19.46 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 18.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 24.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.66 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.61 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.53
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.07 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 196.38965 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1749.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 14.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 3.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 10.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 115.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 762.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 451.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1229.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 266.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 199.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 247.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 87.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 250.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 65.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1281.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 332.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 281.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.01 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02828427 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.20124611 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1636.1945 m
    Remoteness index 14.009104
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2317.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 30.0 %
    Runoff - average 15563.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.639523 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.13873212 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.5783172 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.4 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 54.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.37 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 57.0 %
    Bulk density 1.36 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.2655788 %
    Clay % 31.596775 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 146.15385 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.5
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 37750.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.13262 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 14.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 13.916667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 2.0 m
    Elevation 2.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.116299465 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.4763694 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.03845541 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4503 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 60.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0021 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 60.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 9.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7107 NDVI