Occurrence record: NE 84602

Preserved specimen of Megathyrsus maximus var. maximus recorded on 2002-02-26

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource NE AVH data
Institution code University of New England
Supplied institution code "NE"
Collection N.C.W. Beadle Herbarium
Supplied collection code "NE"
Catalog number NE 84602
Occurrence ID NE:NE:NE 84602
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Telford, I.R.
Identified date 2008-09
Collector Hosking, J.R.
Record number 2198
Associated Occurrence Status Asserted duplicates
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Occurrence remarks Tufted grass to 2 m high. Leaf blades green. Base of stems with hairs that break off and become embedded in skin. Spikelets brown
Date identified 2008-09

Event

Occurrence date 2002-02-26
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Megathyrsus maximus var. maximus
Supplied scientific name "Megathyrsus maximus (Jacq.) B.K.Simon & S.W.L.Jacobs var. maximus"
Identified to rank variety
Supplied as "var."
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Megathyrsus
Species Megathyrsus maximus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Jacq.) B.K.Simon & S.W.L.Jacobs
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Locality Alongside Pacific Highway north of Telegraph Point
Habitat
Supplied as "Dominant where growing and excluding other species. Basalt road base. Brown clay loam."
Latitude -31.314722
Supplied as: "-31.3147222222"
Longitude 152.811389
Supplied as: "152.8113888889"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Alongside Pacific Highway north of Telegraph Point
Min elevation 30
Max elevation 30
Location remarks ~5-20 degree slopes.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 303a5ddf-c2b7-4840-8041-0b4ebd53ec1a
    Data Resource NSW AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Panicum maximum Jacq. var. maximum
    Coordinates -31.314699999161718,152.8114
    Related records
    Record UUID 5c512f4f-1524-4741-b67f-ff4fb2f97118
    Data Resource CANB AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Megathyrsus maximus (Jacq.) B.K.Simon & S.W.L.Jacobs var. maximus
    Coordinates -31.3147,152.8114
    Record UUID 9bb5774d-0abe-4e58-8eeb-9dd3da2af9c8
    Data Resource NE AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Megathyrsus maximus (Jacq.) B.K.Simon & S.W.L.Jacobs var. maximus
    Coordinates -31.314722,152.811389
    Record UUID ee12f64c-1f34-467b-8f4e-82913ef5a94e
    Data Resource
    Raw Scientific Name Megathyrsus maximus var. maximus
    Coordinates -31.31313102842659,152.812487
    Record UUID a0480c99-d1a9-4f0a-8680-cc063aa76141
    Data Resource MEL AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Megathyrsus maximus var. maximus
    Coordinates -31.3147,152.8114

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Hastings-Macleay IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2015 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North Coast
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble left intact
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North Coast
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions NSW North Coast
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Macleay Hastings
    IBRA 7 Regions NSW North Coast
    IBRA 7 Subregions Macleay Hastings
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Warmer and wetter end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: no dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 HASTINGS RIVER
    River Regions HASTINGS RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lyne
    Local Government Areas 2011 Port Macquarie-Hastings (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Port Macquarie-Hastings - Pt B
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 PORT MACQUARIE-HASTINGS COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions North Coast
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 26
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3175
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) PORT MACQUARIE REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) PORT MACQUARIE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MID NORTH COAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) COWPER
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) COWPER
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) PORT MACQUARIE - HASTINGS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) HASTINGS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NSW CENTRAL AND NORTH COAST
    PSMA Localities (2018) TELEGRAPH POINT
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional 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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) OXLEY
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Port Macquarie-Hastings (A) - Pt B
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Csmg
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Macleay-Barrington Fall
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    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 Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.4148657E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9262
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.7811
    Endemism 0.008811055
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.009055349
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3794
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 9597.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.8195033 index
    Species Richness 1014.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.1013595
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 55.16 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 103.06084 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 30.8 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5430748
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.8378058
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.001667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.7775 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.480011 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.9966245
    Aridity index - month max 1.7850432
    Aridity index - month min 0.47206473
    Evaporation - annual mean 123.97125 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 25030.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 192.73567 mm
    Evaporation - month min 65.841354 mm
    Evaporation - variability 15.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.68 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.21 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.82117 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 76.49342 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.760506 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.74521 %
    Humidity - month min relative 73.24301 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 73.24301 %
    Precipitation - annual 1408.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1305.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 114.40486 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.42861113
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 187.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 59.002502 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 145.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.59003687
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 41.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.6920308
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 441.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 175.05682 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 490.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 29.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 22.8775 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.160833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.699768 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 6.15 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 26.68 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.25
    Temperature - warmest month min 17.79 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 21.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 162.06348 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1411.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 250.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 51.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 176.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 35.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 450.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 179.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 508.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 180.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 206.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 65.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 105.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 137.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3624.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 271.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 223.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 210.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1252996 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 6201.4062 m
    Remoteness index 2.9540536
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1595.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 121.0 %
    Runoff - average 4146.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 8.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 59.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.6 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 20.0 %
    Bulk density 1.362069 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.3889422 %
    Clay % 30.103449 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 40.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.85
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.401724
    Water holding capacity 42250.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.97725 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 123.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 191.91667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 51.0 m
    Elevation 49.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.3824604 degrees
    Topographic relief 87.0352 m
    Topographic slope (%) 3.763048 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4303 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 67.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 30.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 70.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.037 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 70.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 16.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7651 NDVI