Occurrence record: MEL 2269916A

Specimen of Monochoria australasica recorded on 1983-08-07

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 2269916A
Occurrence ID 4d23e88c-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Spirit
Identified by Aston, H.I.
Identified date 1985-07-04
Collector Clarkson, J.R.
Record number 4959
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Previous identifications Monochoria australasica Ridl., Clarkson J.R., 1985-06-17
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks See JRC 4959A a white flowered form. An aquatic herb. Flowers blue.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1985-07-04
Identification ID 2c18d43d-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Occurrence date 1983-08-07
Supplied as year:1983  month:8  day:7 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 219
Event ID 6a0e4ffa-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 2.5 km south west of the aboriginal settlement at Mapoon.
Habitat Eleocharis sedgeland in standing water 75 cm deep fringed with Melaleuca. Rooted in the mud in water a few centimetres deep or left stranded on the margin.
Latitude -11.9500000000
Longitude 141.8667000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality 2.5 km south west of the aboriginal settlement at Mapoon.
Minimum elevation in meters 2
Maximum elevation in meters 2
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Georeferenced by Clarkson, J.R.
Location ID b35f5354-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Marine
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 141° 52' E
Verbatim latitude 11° 57' S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q21393448
recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q21392436

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Torres Strait & far Northern GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    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 Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions West Cape York
    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
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Comalco ILUA
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) GULF OF CARPENTARIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    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
    Occurrence Density 1680.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.098521 index
    Species Richness 671.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 971.30054 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.002243 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.92 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.35 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 24.25 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.2923 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0050000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.41 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.309998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.53 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.439999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.39 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.90999997 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.99 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.34 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.683868 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.13733374 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.5491674 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 13.958333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -6.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.16786997 degrees