Occurrence record: BRI AQ0870885

PreservedSpecimen of Euphorbia cyathophora recorded on 2008-07-31

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 AQ0870885
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:AQ0870885
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by McKenna, S.G.
Identifier role det.
Collector Mckenna, S.G.
Supplied as "McKenna, S.G."
Collecting number SGM145
Reproductive condition Flowers, fruit and buds
Establishment means introduced
Occurrence remarks Erect, unbranched fleshy monoecious herb to 0.6m. Leaves alternate and opposite, lobed, reddish toward base. Orange/red leafy bracts below terminal cyathia. All parts exude milky latex when cut. Fruit 3-valved capsule.
Occurrence status present
Identification ID 1117.00

Event

Collecting date 2008-07-31
Date precision Day
Event remarks Common in areas in residential grounds. Growing with Amaranthus, Tridax, Melinis and Euphorbia. This specimen has been treated with ethanol.
Verbatim event date 7/31/2008

Taxonomy

Scientific name Euphorbia cyathophora
Supplied scientific name "Euphorbia cyathophora Murray"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Malpighiales
Family Euphorbiaceae
Genus Euphorbia
Species Euphorbia cyathophora
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Murray
Nomenclatural code ICBN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Queensland, Cook
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Cape Weymouth, 21.5km NE of Lockhart River township. Chips property.
Habitat Sandy dunes on flat under granite boulder crops. Also present in area beside roads and on sandy patches in boulders. 2m a.s.l.
Latitude -12.6144444
Longitude 143.4436111
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim coordinate system decimal degrees
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 100.0
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by unknown
Verbatim SRS WGS84
Continent Oceania
County Cook
Biome Marine
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 143.44361111
Verbatim latitude -12.61444444

Additional properties

abcd2:herbarium unit-cultivated occurrence not cultivated
abcd2:herbarium unit-natural occurrence not native

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Torres Strait & far Northern GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef Coast
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Cape York
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions East Cape York
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture and temperature regime supports growth for 8���9 months of the year, with a 3���4 month dry season
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 14.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Kuuku Ya'u People Marine Park ILUA
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Kuuku Ya'u
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Kuuku Ya'u QCD2009/001
    PSMA Localities (2018) IRON RANGE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3052
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.7582
    Endemism 0.018789325
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.022157174
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 10491.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.507927 index
    Species Richness 984.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.9819801
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 133.7 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 157.16083 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 13.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.123638935
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -7.0108886
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.7825 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.4925 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 13.550018 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1965.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 112.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 64.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 93.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 778.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 101.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1167.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 19.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 25.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 13.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 18.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.6 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.56
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 300.13123 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.13416407 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1626.4537 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -6.006675 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.79999995 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.62 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 4.97 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.9129999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.4 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.022000002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.91999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.43 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.04 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.67 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.63 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.39 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 9.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0011999999 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.08 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.699999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.954132 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.08811081 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.6872152 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Bulk density 1.1787941 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 5.279706 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.64
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 1.5905882
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.69645 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 39.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -7.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.6807721 degrees
    Topographic relief 21.060337 m
    Topographic slope (%) 15.91152 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2846 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5713 NDVI