Occurrence record: MEL 1579481A

PreservedSpecimen of Vittadinia arida recorded on 1974-06-08

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 1579481A
Occurrence ID 1291c842-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1|Duplicate - 1
Identified by McArdle, A.T.
Identified date 2019-01-30
Collector Beauglehole, A.C.|Carr, G.W.
Collecting number 45172A
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Previous identifications Vittadinia arida, det. G.H. Whitbread, vi.1983 | Peripleura arida, xii.2002 | Vittadinia.
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2019-01-30
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 1b074ab5-2d24-44ea-a317-da6a0797a20e

Event

Collecting date 1974-06-08
Supplied as year:1974  month:6  day:8 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 159
Event ID 44ad799a-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Vittadinia arida
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae
Genus Vittadinia
Species Vittadinia arida
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 Northern Territory
Local government area MacDonnell (S)
Locality Heavitree Range, Serpentine Gorge, c. 90 km W of Alice Springs Post Office.
Latitude -23.7500000
Longitude 132.9666667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Heavitree Range, Serpentine Gorge, c. 90 km W of Alice Springs Post Office.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID a3445b29-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 132° 58' E
Verbatim latitude 23° 45' S

Additional properties

recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q16744919|http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q3281577

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial West MacDonnell
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial West MacDonnell
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial West MacDonnell
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Tjoritja / West MacDonnell
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Central Australian Freshwater
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Great Sandy-Tanami-Central Ranges Desert
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    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 MacDonnell Ranges
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions MacDonnell Ranges P1
    IBRA 7 Regions MacDonnell Ranges
    IBRA 7 Subregions McDonnell
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Central Ranges Xeric Scrub
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    River Regions DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    Marine
    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
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements West MacDonnell National Park ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 MacDonnell (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Sandover
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MACDONNELL REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 378
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 708
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SANDOVER - PLENTY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ALICE SPRINGS
    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) WEST MACDONNELL RANGES
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) INGKERREKE OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) APATULA
    PSMA Localities (2018) BURT PLAIN
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) RODINGA WARD
    Statistical Local Areas MacDonnell (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Amadeus Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Nlbs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Australian Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Central Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous managed, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus low open woodlands with hummock grass
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    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 1.177
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.4496
    Endemism 0.0067448616
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0071838275
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3333.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.356438 index
    Species Richness 592.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.084905416
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 113.93 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 22.2075 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 3.43 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7762924
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.28276375
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.080833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.424167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 32.54001 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.105425276
    Aridity index - month max 0.16808522
    Aridity index - month min 0.06309741
    Evaporation - annual mean 234.70193 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 7520.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 371.69232 mm
    Evaporation - month min 105.59122 mm
    Evaporation - variability 33.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 61.999954 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 47.21505 %
    Humidity - month max relative 80.220345 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 58.59279 %
    Humidity - month min relative 39.742302 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 39.742302 %
    Precipitation - annual 304.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 321.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 24.365282 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.2459795
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7992263
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 52.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.24732696
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 131.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 40.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 134.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 22.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.4775 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.440833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 35.100006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 33.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.85 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.15 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.1
    Temperature - warmest month min 20.53 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 136.33694 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 340.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 57.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 15.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 52.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 33.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 122.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 41.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 122.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 195.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 328.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 23.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 112.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 158.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 132.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6091.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 351.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 266.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 266.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 7.917329 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.5249762 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 813135.9 m
    Remoteness index 13.169318
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 7.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 42.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 419.0 %
    Runoff - average 420.0 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 11.821211
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 21.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 0.899697 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.15084893 %
    Clay % 9.666667 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 126.666664 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.12
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.16
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.3 m
    Soil pedality 1.2909092
    Water holding capacity 21000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 15.12767
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.17315 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 79.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 314.41666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 793.0 m
    Elevation 861.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 11.429797 degrees
    Topographic relief 67.02771 m
    Topographic slope (%) 3.80058 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1976 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 27.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 32.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 46.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 22.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0077 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 35.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3478 NDVI