Occurrence record: QRS 5727.1

Preserved specimen of Argusia argentea (L.f.) Heine recorded on 1974-08-03

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource CNS AVH data
Institution code Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied institution code "CNS"
Collection Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied collection code "QRS"
Catalog number QRS 5727.1
Occurrence ID CNS:QRS:QRS 5727.1
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Collector Heatwole, H.|Cameron, E.
Supplied as "Heatwole, H. | Cameron, E."
Record number 843
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present

Event

Occurrence date 1974-08-03
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Argusia argentea
Supplied scientific name "Heliotropium foertherianum Diane & Hilger"
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Family Boraginaceae
Genus Argusia
Supplied as "Heliotropium"
Species Argusia argentea
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (L.f.) Heine
Supplied as Diane & Hilger
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Wyer Island, Murray Group, Torres Strait. [Original coordinates: 9 58 S 144 5 E].
Latitude -9.9475
Supplied as: "-9.9475000000"
Longitude 144.0372
Supplied as: "144.0372000000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Wyer Island, Murray Group, Torres Strait. [Original coordinates: 9 58 S 144 5 E].
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Georeference protocol topo
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim coordinates 9,56,51,S,144,2,14,E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2014 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2015 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Torres Strait
    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 Torres Strait
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 7 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 7 Subregions Cape York-Torres Strait
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture and temperature regime supports growth for 8���9 months of the year, with a 3���4 month dry season
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 JACKY JACKY CREEK
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Reef
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern 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 Leichhardt
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Mer Reserve Transfer ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Torres Strait Island (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Mer
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TORRES STRAIT ISLAND REGIONAL
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Meriam People
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Meriam People QCD2001/006
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 694
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 812
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TORRES STRAIT ISLANDS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MERIAM - EASTERN ISLANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MER (MURRAY) ISLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TORRES STRAIT
    PSMA Localities (2018) WAUA ISLET
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) BOUNDED LOCALITY
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 200 TO 499
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) MER (MURRAY) ISLAND (L)
    Statistical Local Areas Torres Strait Island (R) - Mer
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Surface Geology of Australia Qbme
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Great Barrier Reef Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 North Reefs
    Vegetation
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tussock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Other tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - native unknown/no data
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.055689223
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.09108712
    Occurrence Density 7281.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 7.343282 index
    Species Richness 2535.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 216173.08 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 3.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.419661 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.81 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.07 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 5.3599997 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.1944 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.4 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.059000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.45 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.11 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.579998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.59 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.3 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.89 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0058999998 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.85 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.92 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.875303 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.09150131 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.71387374 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 95.9 people/km^2
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 104.291664 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 14.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.1067157 degrees