Occurrence record: MEL 1596623A

PreservedSpecimen of Fimbristylis tristachya recorded on 1989-12-17

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 1596623A
Occurrence ID ca999e48-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Collector Jobson, P.C.
Collecting number 1021
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification ID d96bbbad-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1989-12-17
Supplied as year:1989  month:12  day:17 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 351
Event ID 1971e43f-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Townsville (C)
Locality W side of Bruce Highway, 63 km N of Townsville.
Habitat Common in open woodland. Yellow-pink clay loam in swamp on coastal plain.
Latitude -18.9667000000
Longitude 146.3167000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality W side of Bruce Highway, 63 km N of Townsville.
Minimum elevation in metres 20
Maximum elevation in metres 20
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeferenced by Klazenga, N.
Location ID 90358c12-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 146° 19' E
Verbatim latitude 18° 58' S

Additional properties

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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
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Queensland Tropical Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2014 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2015 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burdekin
    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 Burdekin
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Herbert
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Herbert
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BLACK RIVER
    River Regions BLACK RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern 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 Kennedy
    Local Government Areas 2011 Townsville (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Thuringowa - Pt B
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TOWNSVILLE CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 10
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1014
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN BEACHES
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TOWNSVILLE - NORTHERN BEACHES
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) MUTARNEE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer 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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) HINCHINBROOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) HINCHINBROOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Northern Beaches-Pinnacles
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Charters Towers Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Burdekin Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Townsville Lowlands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Melaleuca
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Woody savannas
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    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 4273293.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.050790813 t/ha
    Potassium 0.2236555 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3607
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0792
    Endemism 0.007555995
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.009410275
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4691
    Migratory species (2008) 16.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1494.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.3222733 index
    Species Richness 411.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5248308
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 164.18 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 123.3225 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 11.85 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3960223
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.5152787
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.081667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.6425 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.339996 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.83242947
    Aridity index - month max 2.673688
    Aridity index - month min 0.13989632
    Evaporation - annual mean 159.56071 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 30190.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 220.91486 mm
    Evaporation - month min 101.97796 mm
    Evaporation - variability 14.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.5 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 78.60383 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 70.225845 %
    Humidity - month max relative 83.3776 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.084595 %
    Humidity - month min relative 65.979004 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 65.979004 %
    Precipitation - annual 1627.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1604.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 138.82149 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 4.735255
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 63.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 60.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.37533706
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 98.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.6544821
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 923.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 422.48242 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 104.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 990.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.626667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.425 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.03 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.66 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.05
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.46 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 204.12915 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1385.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 67.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 17.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 56.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 93.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 758.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 311.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 869.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 242.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 188.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 198.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 100.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 207.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3057.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 321.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 275.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 273.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02828427 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.14999999 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 5001.1514 m
    Remoteness index 5.8093905
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 899.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 137.0 %
    Runoff - average 14043.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 21.9 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.485033 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.19833075 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 2.8629277 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 4.4999757 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 36.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.69 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 7.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6369774 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 490.82693 %
    Clay % 34.64915 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 43.75 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.66
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.3 index
    Ph - soil 3.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.8621469
    Water holding capacity 40000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.8667 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 43.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 291.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 14.0 m
    Elevation 3.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.24207622 degrees
    Topographic relief 8.296213 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4045369 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3494 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 38.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0055 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 53.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 10.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7085 NDVI