Occurrence record: MEL 2242426A

PreservedSpecimen of Comesperma ericinum recorded on 1818-10-01

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 2242426A
Occurrence ID 3fef8860-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Jeanes, J.A.
Identified date 2004-06-02
Collector Cunningham, A.
Collecting number 56
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2004-06-02
Identification ID 22387d66-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1818-10-01
Supplied date "1818-10"
Date precision Day
Event ID 6114a386-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Rosanae | Fabales | Polygalaceae | Comesperma
Scientific name Comesperma ericinum
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Polygalaceae
Genus Comesperma
Species Comesperma ericinum
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship DC.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Wollondilly (A)
Locality King's Falls.
Latitude -34.2000000000
Longitude 150.8000000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality King's Falls.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 25000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID b02c9255-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 150° 48' E
Verbatim latitude 34° 12' S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q21395685
recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q545888

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    GER Illawarra to Shoalhaven GER Illawarra to Shoalhaven
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant Equal 6 and 7
    Land use Other minimal uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Sydney Metro
    NRM Regions 2014 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2015 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2017 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Greater Sydney
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Greater Sydney
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Sydney Cataract
    IBRA 7 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Sydney Cataract
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Cooler end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates��
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt woodland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SYDNEY COAST-GEORGES RIVER
    River Regions SYDNEY COAST-GEORGES RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Macarthur
    Local Government Areas 2011 Wollondilly (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Wollondilly
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WOLLONDILLY SHIRE COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Greater Sydney
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 6
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1503
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER SYDNEY
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DOUGLAS PARK - APPIN
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WOLLONDILLY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SYDNEY - OUTER SOUTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) HUME
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) HUME
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WOLLONDILLY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WOLLONDILLY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SYDNEY - WOLLONGONG
    PSMA Localities (2018) APPIN
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional 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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Wollondilly (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Phylloxera Infection Zone - Sydney, New South Wales Sydney Phylloxera Zone
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Sydney Region
    Surface Geology of Australia -Rshw
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Macquarie Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Hawkesbury-Shoalhaven Plateaus
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1960032.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.0953
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.9406
    Endemism 0.008690742
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.010302594
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 49018.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.360843 index
    Species Richness 1392.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 13.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5864872
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 67.98 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 72.97417 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 38.67 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7317627
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.36467862
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 22.853333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.870833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.459991 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.7307972
    Aridity index - month max 1.742693
    Aridity index - month min 0.3561806
    Evaporation - annual mean 126.67847 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 16209.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 204.20583 mm
    Evaporation - month min 57.64409 mm
    Evaporation - variability 18.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.13 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.43 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.62666 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 72.90098 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.03241 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 77.26792 %
    Humidity - month min relative 70.16414 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 70.16414 %
    Precipitation - annual 745.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 933.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 78.93005 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.1446364
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 192.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 49.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 169.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7459603
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.33883885
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 262.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 100.45595 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 298.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 35.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 20.958334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.971666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.882355 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.73 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 11.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.89 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.39
    Temperature - warmest month min 15.64 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 21.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 19.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 198.50192 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1206.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 265.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 51.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 190.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 28.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 358.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 146.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 409.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 158.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 223.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 39.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 104.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 110.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 111.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3985.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 262.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 206.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 204.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1612452 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 8521.5625 m
    Remoteness index 0.34855065
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 7.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 192.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 206.0 %
    Runoff - average 1333.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 71.544685
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 132.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3318447 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.3003036 %
    Clay % 17.031553 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 55.454544 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.68
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.91
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 1.8737864
    Water holding capacity 40000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 79.89501
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.73583 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 316.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 217.20833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 230.0 m
    Elevation 218.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.1180769 degrees
    Topographic relief 28.50606 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.370308 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.344 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 86.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 44.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 56.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0651 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 4.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 66.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 12.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.738 NDVI