Occurrence record: NSW 984494

PreservedSpecimen of Epacris sparsa recorded on 2015-08-19

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium IPT
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code The Royal Botanic Gardens & Domain Trust
Supplied institution code "NSW"
Collection code National Herbarium of New South Wales
Supplied collection code "NSW"
Catalog number NSW 984494
Occurrence ID NSW:NSW:NSW 984494
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Wiecek, B.M.
Identified date 2017-08-11
Collector Johnstone, R.L.
Record number 3662
Reproductive condition flowers | fruit
State conservation New South Wales: Vulnerable
Occurrence remarks Locally occasional erect to spreading shrub, specimen plant 60 cm x 60 cm. Fruits brown when ripe, some already shed, others green. Flowers and buds also present. Seeds brown. Seeds collected from > 20 plants, c. 60-70 observed in c. 100 metres of river edge. All plants occur in the flood zone of the river, most on skeletal soil on sandstone, at least one large individual a little higher, in sand between rocks. Flowers white.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2017-08-11

Event

Collecting date 2015-08-19
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Epacris sparsa
Supplied scientific name "Epacris sparsa R.Br."
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Ericales
Family Ericaceae
Genus Epacris
Species Epacris sparsa
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship R.Br.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province New South Wales
Locality Hawkesbury (C)
Locality Grose River, c. 200 metres downstream from junction with Burralow Creek (left bank of river).
Habitat Rocky outcrop, south to south west aspect. Open sparse vegetation with Tristaniopsis laurina, Leptospermum emarginatum, Lomandra fluviatilis, Grevillea sericea subsp. riparia, Allocasuarina littoralis, Philotheca myoporoides, Austromyrtus tenuifolia etc.
Latitude -33.6159199991
Supplied as: "-33.6159200000"
Longitude 150.63003
Supplied as: "150.6300300000"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "EPSG:4283"
Verbatim locality Grose River, c. 200 metres downstream from junction with Burralow Creek (left bank of river).
Minimum elevation in meters 21
Maximum elevation in meters 21
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 3.0
County Blue Mountains National Park
Verbatim coordinates 33,36,57,S,150,37,48,E,GDA94
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Blue Mountains
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Blue Mountains
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Blue Mountains
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Blue Mountains
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    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 No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Hawkesbury-Nepean
    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) No practices
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No practices
    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 Wollemi
    IBRA 7 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Wollemi
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    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 HAWKESBURY RIVER
    River Regions HAWKESBURY 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 Macquarie
    Local Government Areas 2011 Hawkesbury (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Hawkesbury
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 HAWKESBURY CITY COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Greater Sydney
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 13
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2356
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER SYDNEY
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) KURRAJONG HEIGHTS - EBENEZER
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) HAWKESBURY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SYDNEY - BAULKHAM HILLS AND HAWKESBURY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MACQUARIE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MACQUARIE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) HAWKESBURY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) HAWKESBURY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SYDNEY - WOLLONGONG
    PSMA Localities (2018) GROSE VALE
    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) SYDNEY
    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 Hawkesbury (C)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Sydney Region
    Surface Geology of Australia -Rsn
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Macquarie Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Hawkesbury-Shoalhaven Plateaus
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, 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 ferns, herbs, sedges, rushes or wet tussock grassland
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    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 8429158.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.3031
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.6658
    Endemism 0.012285034
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0132502
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6148
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 67774.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.374902 index
    Species Richness 2121.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 15.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.57299083
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 58.26 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 71.5075 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 31.84 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7490914
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.3330715
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 24.7275 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.64 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 26.459991 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.6499477
    Aridity index - month max 1.1692449
    Aridity index - month min 0.40266818
    Evaporation - annual mean 125.177505 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 23647.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 214.61453 mm
    Evaporation - month min 54.916443 mm
    Evaporation - variability 10.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.19 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.44 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.13 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.146545 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 63.72139 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.69565 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 73.0675 %
    Humidity - month min relative 56.231445 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 56.231445 %
    Precipitation - annual 1135.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 907.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 75.41373 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.69892746
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 139.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 39.61182 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 132.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8055969
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 39.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.24009827
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 331.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 115.02715 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 34.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 355.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 32.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 22.7625 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.699166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 24.776123 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 26.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.86 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 11.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.59 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.59
    Temperature - warmest month min 15.95 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 29.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 22.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 150.98053 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 953.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 154.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 39.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 135.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 37.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 342.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 135.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 369.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 166.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 261.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 27.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 104.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 114.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4583.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 288.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 222.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 218.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.621289 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 34537.684 m
    Remoteness index 0.46231204
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1385.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 124.0 %
    Runoff - average 3520.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 73.99446
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 47.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 11.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3318447 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.2677255 %
    Clay % 17.031553 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 55.454544 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.65
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.79
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 1.8737864
    Water holding capacity 33250.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 69.270035
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.36032 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 151.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 408.08334 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 48.0 m
    Elevation 239.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 7.9554176 degrees
    Topographic relief 192.1709 m
    Topographic slope (%) 19.54932 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.32 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 83.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 19.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 81.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0617 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 3.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 83.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 17.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7777 NDVI