Occurrence record: MEL 1004492A

PreservedSpecimen of Vittadinia diffusa recorded on 1878

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 1004492A
Occurrence ID 12a263fa-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Identified by McArdle, A.T.
Identified date 2019-01-31
Collector Chalmers, J.
Collecting number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Previous identifications Vittadinia diffusa, det. N.T. Burbidge, viii.1970 | Peripleura diffusa, xii.2002.
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2019-01-31
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 75f2f81e-fdb9-4b3f-8be1-66adefd0889a

Event

Collecting date 1878
Supplied as year:1878 
Date precision Day
Event ID 44d26506-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Vittadinia diffusa
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae
Genus Vittadinia
Species Vittadinia diffusa
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship N.T.Burb.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Thursday Island, Torres Strait.
Latitude -10.5666667
Longitude 142.2166667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Thursday Island, Torres Strait.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID a3650669-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Marine
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 142° 13' E
Verbatim latitude 10° 34' S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    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
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions West Cape York
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    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 Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TORRES SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) TORRES STRAIT
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    Special Quarantine Zone - Torres Strait Special Quarantine Zone - Torres Strait

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 702067.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.036382675
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.049224168
    Migratory species (2008) 14.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 15038.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.7702055 index
    Species Richness 2802.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.90681785
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 119.65833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 133.8584 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 3.2941666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.07439935
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -12.1622925
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.568819 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 24.748194 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 9.426666 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.9587532
    Aridity index - month max 2.993025
    Aridity index - month min 0.020260815
    Evaporation - annual mean 166.32446 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 23415.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 223.36371 mm
    Evaporation - month min 123.26305 mm
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.48 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.26166666 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.43 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.46067 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 78.84062 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.301254 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.9743 %
    Humidity - month min relative 74.03186 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 74.03186 %
    Precipitation - annual 1638.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1660.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 139.40701 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 3.4875531
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 28.285715 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.2857143 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 17.857143 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.10011828
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 112.42857 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -8.838535
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 467.2857 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 397.86832 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 110.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1091.5714 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 29.200277 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 23.502916 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 10.478516 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 9.528571 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 22.005833 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 22.457142 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 25.571428 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 5.8142858 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.6057143 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.998333 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.34
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.749166 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.014286 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.542858 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 129.3584 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1725.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 35.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 18.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 110.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 695.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 422.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1148.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 266.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 93.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 222.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 252.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 61.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 65.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 968.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 315.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 277.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 270.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.06 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.06 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 22724.486 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2912.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 23.0 %
    Runoff - average 18392.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.119121 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -9.736176 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.8299999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.2999997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 34.92 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.0004 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.45 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.54 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.66 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.56 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.71 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.89 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.48 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.779999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.461004 Degrees C
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 42.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.62 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 14.0 %
    Bulk density 1.20075 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 25.6375 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 39.506172 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.5371429
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 1.91
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.52475 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 117.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 108.333336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -9.0 m
    Elevation 29.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.2743468 degrees
    Topographic relief 79.92795 m
    Topographic slope (%) 6.141976 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1742 EVI
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 6.0E-4 kg C/m^2
    NDVI Mean 81.0 NDVI x 100
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2705 NDVI