Occurrence record: MEL 2223450A

PreservedSpecimen of Hibiscus pentaphyllus recorded on 1974-06-13

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 2223450A
Occurrence ID 3310ac00-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Identified by Henshall, T.S.
Identified date 1974-08-31
Collector Henshall, T.S.
Collecting number 394
Reproductive condition flowers|buds
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1974-08-31
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 1a5d1b88-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1974-06-13
Supplied as year:1974  month:6  day:13 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 164
Event ID 599fa86b-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Hibiscus pentaphyllus
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Malvales
Family Malvaceae
Genus Hibiscus
Species Hibiscus pentaphyllus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship F.Muell.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area Barkly (S)
Locality Nicholson River area.
Habitat Riverine woodland/grassland subject to seasonal flooding.
Latitude -17.7666667
Longitude 137.7000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Nicholson River area.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID acc174eb-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Australia (Oceania)
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 137° 42' E
Verbatim latitude 17° 46' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Ganalanga-Mindibirrina
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Managed resource protected areas
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    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 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Gulf Fall and Uplands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions McArthur - South Nicholson Basins
    IBRA 7 Regions Gulf Fall and Uplands
    IBRA 7 Subregions McArthur
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Carpentaria Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Temperature and moisture are more seasonal strongly developed wet and dry seasons and the growing season is shorter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 NICHOLSON-LEICHHARDT RIVERS
    River Regions NICHOLSON-LEICHHARDT RIVERS
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Local Government Areas 2011 Barkly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Tableland
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BARKLY REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 321
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 506
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BARKLY TABLELANDS - OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TENNANT CREEK
    PSMA Localities (2018) NICHOLSON
    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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARKLY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) KUWARRANGU WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Barkly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Murphy Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Lstw
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Carpentaria Fall Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Gulf Fall
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a hummock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.402
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.0142
    Endemism 0.0063150544
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0063253273
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 115.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.9183831 index
    Species Richness 66.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.22717345
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 176.57 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 57.603333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.46 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6217187
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.60037166
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.9175 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 19.661667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 26.0 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.24708143
    Aridity index - month max 0.8979048
    Aridity index - month min 0.00937991
    Evaporation - annual mean 226.91776 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 14493.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 302.32175 mm
    Evaporation - month min 163.67828 mm
    Evaporation - variability 25.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.23 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.21 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 69.63837 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 53.26433 %
    Humidity - month max relative 80.629684 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 62.349922 %
    Humidity - month min relative 47.18643 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 47.18643 %
    Precipitation - annual 652.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 749.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 55.45982 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 10.80369
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.4910288
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 117.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.0232744
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 404.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 168.86421 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 51.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 528.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 15.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.05 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 25.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 17.753334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 31.400116 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 26.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 10.29 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 10.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.54 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.45 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.35
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.34 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 154.89066 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 671.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 114.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 287.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 196.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 455.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 257.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 239.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 121.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 199.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 124.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 199.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3954.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 360.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 298.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 290.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.185327 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) 181297.55 m
    Remoteness index 17.943157
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 2.0 years
    Fire frequency 2.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 604.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 131.0 %
    Runoff - average 1904.0 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 73.906624
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 6.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.0619262 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.13730887 %
    Clay % 3.8545082 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 172.72728 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.27
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.76
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 1.5065573
    Water holding capacity 42000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.81143
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.43418 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 119.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 149.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 220.0 m
    Elevation 223.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.7759109 degrees
    Topographic relief 86.20172 m
    Topographic slope (%) 5.100108 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2487 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 35.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0017 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 31.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5187 NDVI