Occurrence record: MEL 0517582A

PreservedSpecimen of Richea continentis recorded on 1977-01-22

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium IPT
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection code National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 0517582A
Occurrence ID 1dbf8c86-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Willis, J.H.
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Occurrence status present
Identification ID 0bfb046b-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1977-01-22
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Richea continentis
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Ericales
Family Ericaceae
Genus Richea
Species Richea continentis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship B.L.Burtt

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality Baw Baw (S)
Locality Mt St Phillack Saddle at junction of Ski Village track and main Whitelaw-Erica track, Baw Baws.
Habitat On damp mossy flat.
Latitude -37.8333000000
Longitude 146.2833000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Mt St Phillack Saddle at junction of Ski Village track and main Whitelaw-Erica track, Baw Baws.
Minimum elevation in meters 1524
Maximum elevation in meters 1524
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 25000.0
Georeference sources S41
Georeferenced by compiler
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim elevation 1524.0
Supplied as 5000ft
Verbatim longitude 146° 17' E
Verbatim latitude 37° 50' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Baw Baw
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Baw Baw
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Baw Baw
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Baw Baw Plateau
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2014 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2015 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) West Gippsland
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 = other cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 West Gippsland
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victorian Alps
    IBRA 7 Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 7 Subregions Victorian Alps
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Australian Alps Montane Grasslands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Less severe winters and longer moist summers suitable for some crops
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt woodland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MITCHELL-THOMSON RIVERS
    River Regions MITCHELL-THOMSON RIVERS
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Mcmillan
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Gunai/Kurnai - Morning Star Regional Exploration and Mining ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Baw Baw (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Baw Baw - Pt B East
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BAW BAW SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Gunai/Kurnai People
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Gunai/Kurnai People VCD2010/001
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 4
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 497
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MOUNT BAW BAW REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BAW BAW
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) LATROBE - GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MCMILLAN
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MONASH
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BAW BAW
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BAW BAW
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) BAW BAW
    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 (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) EASTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NARRACAN
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) EAST WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Baw Baw (S) - Pt B East
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Dg236
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Victorian Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus low open woodlands with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4641911.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3532
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.1513
    Endemism 0.026625035
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.029899534
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 12704.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.8767934 index
    Species Richness 1219.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 2.7146108
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 22.08 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 124.7825 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 67.48 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1689492
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.16846454
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 10.903334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 4.1983333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.230011 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 4.7823367
    Aridity index - month max 13.661159
    Aridity index - month min 0.68503344
    Evaporation - annual mean 63.705944 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 18356.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 136.97472 mm
    Evaporation - month min 13.450319 mm
    Evaporation - variability 4.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.14 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 89.21657 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 87.10757 %
    Humidity - month max relative 97.79493 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 97.79493 %
    Humidity - month min relative 73.59412 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 73.59412 %
    Precipitation - annual 1697.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1674.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 151.95065 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.5317947
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 522.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 79.83227 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 281.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1410933
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.14077154
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 287.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 212.66452 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 528.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 47.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 9.1475 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 6.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 2.5258334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.033539 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min -1.21 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) -1.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 1.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 6.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 11.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.33 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 16.59 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.5
    Temperature - warmest month min 6.82 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 18.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 11.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 2.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 152.68417 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1969.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 643.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 80.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 280.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 29.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 280.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 230.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 652.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 63.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -22.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 10.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 93.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 117.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 43.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4182.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 117.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 15.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.8514693 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.09433981 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 50533.453 m
    Remoteness index 3.8753355
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 7252.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 12.0 %
    Runoff - average 13696.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.8170494 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 143.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.202963 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 9.512132 %
    Clay % 30.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.99
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.4 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 2.3111112
    Water holding capacity 59000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.30651 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 307.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 751.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 1475.0 m
    Elevation 1520.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.247648 degrees
    Topographic relief 87.53699 m
    Topographic slope (%) 6.932525 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4178 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 87.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 26.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 74.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0724 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 4.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 77.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 13.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8504 NDVI