Occurrence record: MEL 2197486A

PreservedSpecimen of Cyperus difformis recorded on 1984-03-03

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 2197486A
Occurrence ID 247e56e2-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Collector Badman, F.J.
Collecting number 680
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Common.
Occurrence status present
Identification ID 119a41d8-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1984-03-03
Supplied as year:1984  month:3  day:3 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 63
Event ID 5199f5a4-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Cyperaceae | Cyperus
Scientific name Cyperus difformis
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Cyperus
Species Cyperus difformis
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship L.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Local government area Unincorporated SA
Locality Yard Waterhole, 6 km SW of Beresford.
Habitat Growing on clay bed of creek at end of waterhole.
Latitude -29.2833000000
Longitude 136.6167000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Yard Waterhole, 6 km SW of Beresford.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeference protocol Unknown
Georeferenced by Badman, F.J.
Location ID a8f0a98f-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 136° 37' E
Verbatim latitude 29° 17' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2014 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2015 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2017 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South Australian Arid Lands
    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 South Australian Arid Lands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Stony Plains
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Oodnadatta
    IBRA 7 Regions Stony Plains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Baltana
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tirari-Sturt Stony Desert
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Chenopod shrubland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 LAKE EYRE
    River Regions LAKE EYRE
    Marine
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Grey
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements The Arabana Native Title Claim Settlement ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Unincorporated SA
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Unincorp. Far North
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 PASTORAL UNINCORPORATED AREA
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Arabana People
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Arabana People SCD2012/002
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 73
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 505
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - NORTH AND EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GREY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) GREY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) EYRE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) LAKE EYRE - LAKE TORRENS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) PORT AUGUSTA
    PSMA Localities (2018) ANNA CREEK
    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 (SA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) GILES
    PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (SA)
    Statistical Local Areas Unincorp. Far North
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Eromanga Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Ksnb
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Oodnadatta Tablelands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Chenopod Shrublands, Samphire Shrublands and Forblands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Saltbush and/or Bluebush shrublands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Chenopod shrubs,samphire shrublands and forblands
    Vegetation types - present Chenopod shrublands, samphire shrubs and forblands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1911830.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4918
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.008914596
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.009009709
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1693.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.503622 index
    Species Richness 451.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.048145227
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 95.42 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 10.89 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 5.29 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.4689747
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.4487951
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.275 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 15.260834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 32.110016 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.043965396
    Aridity index - month max 0.0968002
    Aridity index - month min 0.02061003
    Evaporation - annual mean 277.90958 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 2944.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 471.37524 mm
    Evaporation - month min 103.30557 mm
    Evaporation - variability 30.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 63.84884 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 48.308052 %
    Humidity - month max relative 83.285355 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 62.01794 %
    Humidity - month min relative 38.484634 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 38.484634 %
    Precipitation - annual 121.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 149.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 10.185436 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.5236087
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.96428573
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 39.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.035714287
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 55.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 55.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 30.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 28.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.114166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 13.425 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 33.80002 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 32.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.32 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.83 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.1
    Temperature - warmest month min 21.05 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 216.40334 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 136.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 29.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 27.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 23.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 46.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 17.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 46.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 211.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 317.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 57.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 149.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 147.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6090.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 374.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 287.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 287.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 3.47301 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.07 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 484805.72 m
    Remoteness index 16.727978
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 13.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 309.0 %
    Runoff - average 395.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 8.573674
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 77.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.49 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 38.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5840281 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.0036489507 %
    Clay % 49.049873 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.9125 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.06
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.09
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 4.4035807
    Water holding capacity 12000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 8.712018
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.54615 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 186.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 28.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 35.0 m
    Elevation 44.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.1684842 degrees
    Topographic relief 7.960262 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.7406472 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0904 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 13.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 62.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 38.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.003 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 14.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1617 NDVI