Occurrence record: MEL 0527815A

PreservedSpecimen of Comesperma ericinum recorded on 1899

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
Catalog number MEL 0527815A
Occurrence ID f8b90192-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Record number 68
Reproductive condition flowers | buds
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Collection code MEL
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification ID f582b487-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1899
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

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 issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship DC.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality Frankston (C)
Locality Frankston.
Latitude -38.1500000000
Longitude 145.1167000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Frankston.
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Georeference sources P7
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria (MEL)
Continent Australia (Oceania)
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 7' E
Verbatim latitude 38° 9' S

Additional properties

Type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2014 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2015 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Gippsland Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Gippsland Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BUNYIP RIVER
    River Regions BUNYIP RIVER
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 6.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Dunkley
    Local Government Areas 2011 Frankston (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Frankston - West
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 FRANKSTON CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 13
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1915
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER MELBOURNE
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) FRANKSTON
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FRANKSTON
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MORNINGTON PENINSULA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DUNKLEY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DUNKLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FRANKSTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) FRANKSTON - WEST
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) FRANKSTON
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 1 MILLION OR MORE
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) SOUTH EASTERN METROPOLITAN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) SOUTH EASTERN METROPOLITAN
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Wards (2018) SOUTH WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Frankston (C) - West
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Surface Geology of Australia Czc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 South Victorian Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 1.0 $/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8062
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2403
    Endemism 0.041128714
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.04186964
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Occurrence Density 92.38271 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.4912271 index
    Species Richness 6.185185 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.6648849
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.4366581
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.23179959
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 108.00125 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 183.78 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 47.52 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.37 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 76.78902 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 84.793526 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 69.34079 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 55.871666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 37.38 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1634831
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.55524725 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.37337643 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.7162313
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.162469
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.3932872
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 68.27 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -52.129585 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -137.47 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 20.749996 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.8 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 15.2625 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 5.81 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.395 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.889167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.580017 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 7.09 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 14.27 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.5100098 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.5899963 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 11.700012 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 9.5058365 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -3.2200012 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.4200134 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.180023 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 26.67 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 14.97 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.83587325
    Aridity index - month max 1.8568485
    Aridity index - month min 0.22673106
    Evaporation - annual mean 106.932465 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 199.23856 mm
    Evaporation - month min 36.08264 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.36 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 85.69352 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 75.96038 %
    Humidity - month max relative 94.60583 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.853966 %
    Humidity - month min relative 68.63662 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 68.63662 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 747.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index -0.03423007
    Precipitation - annual mean 63.043392 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.22100948
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 0.81855935
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 214.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 45.17357 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 134.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1351352
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.5860215 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.41935483 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.72976416
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season 0.024132716
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.13440861
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season -0.062233277
    Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.36789367
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 138.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 76.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 224.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -43.88907 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -154.06499 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 30.917358 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 7.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 25.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 5.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.892439 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 15.031257 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 5.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 12.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.6325 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.2275 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.44 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 12.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 42.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 2.7900085 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 1.6199951 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 11.880005 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 1.7568156 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 9.404996 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min -2.1331222 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -3.630005 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -2.1400146 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.1900024 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 24.73 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 36.19519 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.19
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.45 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.8 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.19105594 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 0.29650587 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 0.5790142 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 0.5790142 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.0 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.12028062 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 343.9427 km/day
    Wind run - month max 404.85413 km/day
    Wind run - month min 298.36765 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.124607 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 5.782801 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.499492 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 6.5995646 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 6.39942 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 6.5995646 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.5997095 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 5.0995646 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 5.0995646 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 728.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 199.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 43.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 134.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 19.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 134.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 77.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 219.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 146.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 63.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 92.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3462.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 254.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 122.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.08 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.050990194 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 931.485 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 15.285294 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.18829744 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 2.4922106 mg/m^3
    Social
    Disadvantaged 986.53894 points (mean=1000)
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.61827224
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.23179959
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 82.57951 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 26.617174 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.0303553 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -0.24066925 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 55.6445
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 20.861963
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 12.84055 Gal
    Bulk density 1.5992593 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 1.1996148 %
    Carbon store pre-European 115.7918 kgC/ha
    Clay % 31.556614 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.69401896
    Crop factor - month max 0.9
    Crop factor - month min 0.22673106
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 100.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 46.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 65.5 my
    Lithology - fertility 3.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 32.75 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 1.5152113 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.8162413 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -10.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.69
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.96
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.23
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.26
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 44.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.27
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 9951.905 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 57.08652 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 83.90797 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 2.4619048
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 15.44498 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 1365.7166 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 10.50794 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.4619048
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 7.756093
    Unreliable water retention parameters 24.0
    Water deficit - month max 92.96788 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 23.314306 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 98.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -0.7691629 MPa
    Water potential - month max -0.001956384 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 62.461704
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 20.405796
    Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.12314 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 100.083336 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 22.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.8155476
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.40296614 degrees
    Topographic relief 21.76928 m
    Topographic roughness 24.18377 %
    Topographic slope (%) 2.007689 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Vegetation
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 247.51852 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 195.58064 Day