Occurrence record: BRI AQ0610864

PreservedSpecimen of Mesosphaerum suaveolens recorded on 2004-04-19

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource BRI AVH data
Institution Queensland Department of Environment and Science
Supplied institution code "BRI"
Collection Queensland Herbarium
Supplied collection code "Herbrecs"
Catalogue Number BRI AQ0610864
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:AQ0610864
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Collector Fox, I.D.|Wilson, G.W.
Supplied as "Fox, I.D.; Wilson, G.W."
Collecting number IDF2990
Reproductive condition Flowers
Secondary collectors Wilson, G.W.
Establishment means introduced
Occurrence remarks Forb.
Occurrence status present
Identification ID 102760.00

Event

Collecting date 2004-04-19
Date precision Day
Event remarks Associated with Spermacoce sp., Panicum sp., Panicum trichoides, Paspalidium sp., Chrysopogon elongatus and Mnesithea rotboellioides. Aromatic shrub with a blue flowers. Weed species that in the Staaten River National Park is only found on the unburned islands in the river system.
Verbatim event date 4/19/2004

Taxonomy

Scientific name Mesosphaerum suaveolens
Supplied scientific name "Mesosphaerum suaveolens (L.) Kuntze"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Lamiales
Family Lamiaceae
Genus Mesosphaerum
Species Mesosphaerum suaveolens
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (L.) Kuntze
Nomenclatural code ICBN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Queensland, Cook
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Tablelands (R)
Locality Island in Staaten River in Staaten River National Park.
Habitat Scrubby open forest dominated by Terminalia sp., Thryptomene oligandra and Parinari nonda on a sandy island in a river channel - common veg on islands in this river - infrequently burned and infested with Hyptis suaveolens.
Latitude -16.55051989948416
Supplied as: "-16.550519899999998"
Longitude 142.72949619999997
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Verbatim coordinate system UTM
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 100.0
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by unknown
Verbatim SRS GDA94
Continent Oceania
County Cook
Verbatim coordinates 54 E684550 S8169374
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 142.729496235
Verbatim latitude -16.5505198626

Additional properties

abcd2:herbarium unit-cultivated occurrence not cultivated
abcd2:herbarium unit-natural occurrence not native

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Staaten River
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Staaten River
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Staaten River
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Staaten River
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Staaten River IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Gulf
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble mulched
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble mulched
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 = other cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Gulf
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Gulf Plains
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Mitchell - Gilbert Fans
    IBRA 7 Regions Gulf Plains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Mitchell-Gilbert Fans
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Carpentaria Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    River Regions FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    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 Tablelands (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Mareeba
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MAREEBA SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 57
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1654
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TABLELANDS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) KURANDA - CROYDON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ETHERIDGE TABLELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) STAATEN
    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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Tablelands (R) - Mareeba
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Carpentaria Lowlands Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Carpentaria Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Clara-Mitchell Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Melaleuca
    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 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Melaleuca forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Melaleuca forests and woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3003802.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.207
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8634
    Endemism 0.0062912246
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0063557937
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 341.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.900231 index
    Species Richness 150.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.3872376
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 150.57 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 71.61417 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.23935275
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.0942602
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.7175 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.149166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.859985 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.4238766
    Aridity index - month max 1.6450778
    Aridity index - month min 0.012055422
    Evaporation - annual mean 204.66211 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 18469.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 289.5507 mm
    Evaporation - month min 151.85574 mm
    Evaporation - variability 21.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.36 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.14 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.33 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 72.016785 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 55.874046 %
    Humidity - month max relative 83.27194 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 68.594154 %
    Humidity - month min relative 46.263767 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 46.263767 %
    Precipitation - annual 956.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 944.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 79.333336 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 13.142858
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.44117647
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 124.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.2527473
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 341.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 254.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 71.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 688.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 16.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.838333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.508333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 24.200012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 13.98 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.59 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.17 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.92
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.35 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 115.31591 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 961.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 122.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 473.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 271.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 694.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 268.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 225.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 146.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 229.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 136.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 240.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 60.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2613.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 371.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 297.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 285.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.014142135 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.38928 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.014142135 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 114067.055 m
    Remoteness index 17.158766
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 2.0 years
    Fire frequency 7.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1011.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 87.0 %
    Runoff - average 2865.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.26490065 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 70.18184 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.3 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 17.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.56 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 26.0 %
    Bulk density 1.551238 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.108874805 %
    Clay % 25.791262 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 17.272728 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.38
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.97
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 54000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.5357 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 247.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 8.291667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 65.0 m
    Elevation 65.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0851843 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.9266968 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.04796909 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1871 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 46.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 2.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 44.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 54.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0078 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 39.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4071 NDVI