Occurrence record: MEL 2221838A

PreservedSpecimen of Ptilotus spicatus recorded on 1960-06-20

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 2221838A
Occurrence ID 32e76458-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Collector Chippendale, G.M.
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 Northern Territory: Least Concern
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Infrequent.
Occurrence status present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 19fd0968-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1960-06-20
Supplied as year:1960  month:6  day:20 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 172
Event ID 595abad8-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ptilotus spicatus
Supplied scientific name "Ptilotus spicatus subsp. leianthus"
Taxon rank species
Supplied as "subspecies"
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Caryophyllales
Family Amaranthaceae
Genus Ptilotus
Species Ptilotus spicatus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Benth.) Benl
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area Barkly (S)
Locality 39.7 miles SE Ranken [Store].
Habitat In stony grey soil open grassland.
Latitude -19.9333333
Longitude 137.3333333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality 39.7 miles SE Ranken [Store].
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeference protocol Unknown
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID aca4f179-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 137° 20' E
Verbatim latitude 19° 56' S

Additional properties

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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 Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    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 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Mitchell Grass Downs
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Barkly Tableland
    IBRA 7 Regions Mitchell Grass Downs
    IBRA 7 Subregions Barkly Tableland
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Mitchell Grass Downs
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote 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 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    River Regions DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Local Government Areas 2011 Barkly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Tableland
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BARKLY REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 321
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 506
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BARKLY TABLELANDS - OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TENNANT CREEK
    PSMA Localities (2018) RANKEN
    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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARKLY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) KUWARRANGU WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Barkly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Georgina Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrlb
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Barkly-Tanami Plains Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Barkly Tablelands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tussock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mitchell grass (Astrebla) tussock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3974
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8522
    Endemism 0.0031537067
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0031561814
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 75.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.71658 index
    Species Richness 48.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.10393888
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 157.61 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 29.175833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 1.28 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7730286
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.28713304
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.754166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 19.175833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 29.860016 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.10421697
    Aridity index - month max 0.30876905
    Aridity index - month min 0.009152267
    Evaporation - annual mean 256.7559 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 8219.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 349.32507 mm
    Evaporation - month min 162.42508 mm
    Evaporation - variability 38.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 58.981693 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 45.361984 %
    Humidity - month max relative 67.8948 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 50.824406 %
    Humidity - month min relative 38.728973 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 38.728973 %
    Precipitation - annual 335.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 387.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 28.25 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 5.1041665
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.55128205
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 104.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.79545456
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 237.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 252.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.3775 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 25.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 17.139166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 36.92508 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 30.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 8.45 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 18.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.94 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.66
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.73 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 179.48997 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 363.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 98.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 228.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 89.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 228.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 252.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 297.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 86.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 180.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 155.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 180.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5007.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 383.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 306.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 298.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 3.236418 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.092195444 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 508411.56 m
    Remoteness index 17.111773
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 5.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 228.0 %
    Runoff - average 440.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 31.110928
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 112.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 52.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3836263 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.109981515 %
    Clay % 56.728024 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.12857144 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.11
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.29
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 4.0
    Water holding capacity 22000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 27.789213
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.09275 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 264.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 12.708333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 238.0 m
    Elevation 236.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.52173126 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.910797 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.173961 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1723 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 26.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 20.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 62.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 18.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.006 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 27.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3222 NDVI