Occurrence record: BRI AQ0394884

Preserved specimen of Scleria pergracilis (Nees) Kunth recorded on 4/07/1974


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource BRI AVH data
Institution code Queensland Department of Environment and Science
Supplied institution code "BRI"
Collection Queensland Herbarium
Supplied collection code "Herbrecs"
Catalog number BRI AQ0394884
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:0394884
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Collector Heatwole, H.
Record number 126B
Identification qualifier Det.
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Dataset / Survey name Australia's Virtual Herbarium


Occurrence date [date not supplied]
Supplied date "4/07/1974"
Verbatim event date 1974-07-04
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED


Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Cyperaceae | Scleria
Scientific name Scleria pergracilis
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Scleria
Species Scleria pergracilis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Nees) Kunth
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Higher geography Australia, Queensland, Cook
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Hammond Island.
Latitude -10.540172001600453
Supplied as: "-10.54017154"
Longitude 142.22612099999998
Supplied as: "142.22612080000002"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 2000.0
Georeference protocol Hrb Convert
County Cook
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code AU

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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
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Plantations
    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
    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 Torres Strait
    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
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    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)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TORRES SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) TORRES STRAIT
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Special Quarantine Zone - Torres Strait Special Quarantine Zone - Torres Strait
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 702067.0 $
    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 communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.91378343
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 119.303635 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 134.54022 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 3.3818183 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.074616484
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -12.12679
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.49894 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 24.721212 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 9.373657 degrees C
    Evaporation - average 24441.0 ml
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    Precipitation - annual 1652.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1675.6 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 29.4 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.6 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 18.8 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 112.2 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 470.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 110.8 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1099.6 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.68 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.58 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 9.46 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 22.42 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 25.48 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 5.72 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.82 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.60400003 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.34
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.88 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.12 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.460001 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 127.6469 km/day
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.03 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 24262.242 m
    Remoteness index 18.0
    Drainage - average 2871.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 24.0 %
    Runoff - average 16795.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.628914 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -6.3620524 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.461004 Degrees C
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 13.7 people/km^2
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.254645 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.20651838 %
    Clay % 28.59425 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 30.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.542
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.2666667 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 2.1714666
    Water holding capacity 61000.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.38679 Weathering Intensity Index
    Aspect 81.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 119.833336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -3.0 m
    Elevation 43.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 7.8720975 degrees
    Topographic relief 15.97278 m
    Topographic slope (%) 8.341949 %
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 42.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 68.0 NDVI x 100