Occurrence record: MEL 2055936A

Preserved specimen of Acanthus mollis L. recorded on 1999-01-21

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2055936A
Occurrence ID cd330c02-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Collector Cochrane, A.C.
Record number 417
Reproductive condition flowers | fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rights holder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Establishment means INTRODUCED
Supplied as introduced
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Identification ID db92825b-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Occurrence date 1999-01-21
Supplied as year:1999  month:1  day:21 
Date precision DAY
Start day of year 21

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Asteranae | Lamiales | Acanthaceae | Acanthus
Scientific name Acanthus mollis
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Lamiales
Family Acanthaceae
Genus Acanthus
Species Acanthus mollis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship L.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Diamond Creek / Eltham North. Allendale Rd, c.400 m E of junction with Ryans Rd.
Habitat
Supplied as "Weedy poaceae dominated roadside, probably old housesite."
Latitude -37.6833
Supplied as: "-37.6833000000"
Longitude 145.1667
Supplied as: "145.1667000000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Diamond Creek / Eltham North. Allendale Rd, c.400 m E of junction with Ryans Rd.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Georeferenced by Cochrane, A.C.
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 37° 41' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Continent OCEANIA
Supplied as Oceania
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 10' E
Location ID 91031266-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Plantations
    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
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Port Phillip and Western Port
    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 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Highlands - Southern Fall
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Highlands-Southern Fall
    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 YARRA RIVER
    River Regions YARRA RIVER
    Marine
    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 Scullin
    Local Government Areas 2011 Nillumbik (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Nillumbik - South-West
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 NILLUMBIK SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 13
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1155
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER MELBOURNE
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WATTLE GLEN - DIAMOND CREEK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) NILLUMBIK - KINGLAKE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MELBOURNE - NORTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) SCULLIN
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) JAGAJAGA
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MELBOURNE - NORTH-EAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) NILLUMBIK
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) DIAMOND CREEK
    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) YAN YEAN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) YAN YEAN
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Wards (2018) ELLIS WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Nillumbik (S) - South-West
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Ssan
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Victorian Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Croplands
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    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 - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3839264.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.3005
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0691
    Endemism 0.01419221
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.015592186
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5124
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 63588.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.0267444 index
    Species Richness 2355.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.6251092
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 43.86 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 52.643333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 38.34 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1493062
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.14833991
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.304167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.831667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.839996 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.789094
    Aridity index - month max 1.6523428
    Aridity index - month min 0.24920996
    Evaporation - annual mean 106.45903 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 16042.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 199.27681 mm
    Evaporation - month min 33.440044 mm
    Evaporation - variability 9.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.34 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.44334 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 71.12048 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.14847 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.67049 %
    Humidity - month min relative 60.105343 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 60.105343 %
    Precipitation - annual 714.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 707.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 60.037144 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.028060066
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 180.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 48.661766 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 138.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1663136
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.16538271
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 144.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 76.323524 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 206.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 19.2125 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.431666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.286194 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.47 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 26.15 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.35
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.82 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 14.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 208.69566 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.7875 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 771.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 190.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 48.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 149.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 16.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 149.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 77.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 225.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 144.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 218.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 49.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 93.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 106.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3953.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 267.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 137.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.2690725 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.041231055 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 49059.336 m
    Remoteness index 0.0
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1582.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 86.0 %
    Runoff - average 194.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 57.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.6 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 20.0 %
    Bulk density 1.651414 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.2248014 %
    Clay % 41.427113 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 16.666666 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.67
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.97
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.329446
    Water holding capacity 32000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.09941 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 283.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 134.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 58.0 m
    Elevation 69.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.8495558 degrees
    Topographic relief 64.90594 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.598128 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3135 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 15.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 24.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 60.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 63.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6487 NDVI