Occurrence record: MEL 2203068A

PreservedSpecimen of Schoenus kennyi recorded on 1935-10-19

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 2203068A
Occurrence ID 253fa09a-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Collector Blake, S.T.
Collecting number 9946
Reproductive condition fertile
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Altitude 1500-1650 feet. Densely tufted, erect or more or less flexuose, c.1 ft., green; spikelets brown to dull brown.
Occurrence status present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 132d22e7-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1935-10-19
Supplied as year:1935  month:10  day:19 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 292
Event ID 52e4d47b-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Schoenus kennyi
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Schoenus
Species Schoenus kennyi
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (F.M.Bailey) S.T.Blake
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Charters Towers (R)
Locality W of Pentland between Warrigal and Burra on slopes of Great Dividing Range.
Habitat On shallow sand overlying sandstone.
Latitude -20.6833333
Longitude 145.2000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality W of Pentland between Warrigal and Burra on slopes of Great Dividing Range.
Minimum elevation in metres 480
Maximum elevation in metres 480
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID a9709264-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim elevation 480.06
Supplied as 1575 ft
Verbatim longitude 145° 12' E
Verbatim latitude 20° 41' S

Additional properties

recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q2984580

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial White Mountains
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial White Mountains
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial White Mountains
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial White Mountains
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2014 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2015 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burdekin
    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 Burdekin
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Desert Uplands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Alice Tableland
    IBRA 7 Regions Desert Uplands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Alice 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 Acacia shrubland (mulga) (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BURDEKIN RIVER
    River Regions BURDEKIN RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Kennedy
    Local Government Areas 2011 Charters Towers (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Dalrymple
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CHARTERS TOWERS REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 304
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DALRYMPLE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) CHARTERS TOWERS - AYR - INGHAM
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FLINDERS - RICHMOND - DALRYMPLE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) FLINDERS - RICHMOND - DALRYMPLE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) PENTLAND
    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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) DALRYMPLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TRAEGER
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Charters Towers (R) - Dalrymple
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Galilee Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Burdekin Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Alice Tableland
    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 shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Forests and Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Other Acacia forests and woodlands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Acacia open woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia open woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4273293.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9679
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.3392
    Endemism 0.012057767
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.012180844
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1086.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.331445 index
    Species Richness 324.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.20685366
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 112.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 42.308334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 5.67 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7073487
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.40797883
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 31.27 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 17.115833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 26.640015 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.27340525
    Aridity index - month max 0.7885788
    Aridity index - month min 0.054260917
    Evaporation - annual mean 173.7604 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 13423.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 247.5578 mm
    Evaporation - month min 96.131615 mm
    Evaporation - variability 32.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.21 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.19 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.18 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 68.82242 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 52.342937 %
    Humidity - month max relative 76.58003 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 59.130203 %
    Humidity - month min relative 44.077618 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 44.077618 %
    Precipitation - annual 581.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 580.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 49.204082 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 3.421883
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 48.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 37.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.56761545
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 85.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.75189775
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 305.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 138.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 34.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 328.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 19.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 29.043333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 15.065 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 28.300018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 26.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 7.97 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 16.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.25 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.48
    Temperature - warmest month min 20.63 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 119.656456 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 634.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 36.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 85.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 361.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 141.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 361.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 227.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 258.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 88.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 167.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 137.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 181.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4245.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 346.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.052316 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.40447497 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 335257.88 m
    Remoteness index 13.32798
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 35.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 299.0 %
    Runoff - average 615.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 523.95 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.098337285 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 54.899353
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 47.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.67 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 16.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1105738 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.35611206 %
    Clay % 6.5122952 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.27
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.54
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 1.6213114
    Water holding capacity 29000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 70.972084
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.66075 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 80.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 114.791664 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 533.0 m
    Elevation 529.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.6312392 degrees
    Topographic relief 17.25818 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.563516 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2195 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 49.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 8.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 29.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 62.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0099 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 49.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6954 NDVI