Occurrence record: MEL 2457169A

PreservedSpecimen of Eragrostis falcata recorded on 2013-05-17

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 2457169A
Occurrence ID 21838211-4fbe-40aa-866e-d9373bdc7a6a
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Jobson, P.C.
Record number 104503
Reproductive condition flowers | buds
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Identification ID 86141898-13c5-4b6b-b514-eff75ac230c3

Event

Collecting date 2013-05-17
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Eragrostis falcata
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Eragrostis
Species Eragrostis falcata
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Gaudich.) Gaudich. ex Steud.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Northern Territory
Locality MacDonnell (S)
Locality Three Mile Waterhole, Finke River, Henbury Station.
Habitat Pink sand on bank above river. Scattered in Eucalyptus camaldulensis grassy woodland with Cyperus gymnocaulos, Heliotropium curassavicum and Pluchea rubelliflora.
Latitude -24.5138888889
Longitude 133.2216666667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes seconds
Verbatim locality Three Mile Waterhole, Finke River, Henbury Station.
Coordinate precision 0.0002780000
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 133° 13' 18" E
Verbatim latitude 24° 30' 50" S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Henbury Station
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Great Sandy-Tanami-Central Ranges Desert
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    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 Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Finke
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Finke P1
    IBRA 7 Regions Finke
    IBRA 7 Subregions Henbury
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Central Ranges Xeric Scrub
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    River Regions DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    Marine
    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
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Central Petroleum and others and Central Land Council ILUA re Exploration Permits 82, 112, 118 and 125
    Local Government Areas 2011 MacDonnell (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Petermann-Simpson
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MACDONNELL REGION
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Henbury Pastoral Lease DCD2018/003
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 322
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 372
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) PETERMANN - SIMPSON
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ALICE SPRINGS
    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) KALTUKATJARA AND OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) KALTUKATJARA OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) APATULA
    PSMA Localities (2018) GHAN
    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) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) LJIRAPINTA WARD
    Statistical Local Areas MacDonnell (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Amadeus Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Australian Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Central Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Hummock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Hummock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Hummock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Hummock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6775
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.1383
    Endemism 0.007816287
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.007913931
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2372.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.6122646 index
    Species Richness 562.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.06945805
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 104.14 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 17.325 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 2.86 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6998301
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.41765162
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 31.529999 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 15.073334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 33.809998 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.07778405
    Aridity index - month max 0.13408852
    Aridity index - month min 0.037010435
    Evaporation - annual mean 251.36325 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 5510.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 403.04617 mm
    Evaporation - month min 111.79744 mm
    Evaporation - variability 40.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 61.941933 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 47.08453 %
    Humidity - month max relative 80.287636 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 58.376617 %
    Humidity - month min relative 39.544678 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 39.544678 %
    Precipitation - annual 222.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 256.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 18.666666 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.054054
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.76666665
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 56.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.29787233
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 104.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 29.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 112.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 23.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 28.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.959167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 13.173333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 35.600006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 34.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.42 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 16.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.62 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.14
    Temperature - warmest month min 21.66 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 143.10164 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 241.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 36.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 10.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 32.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 38.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 91.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 36.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 91.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 215.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 330.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 42.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 132.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 160.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 152.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6109.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 372.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 288.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 288.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 7.247206 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.895377 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 860469.8 m
    Remoteness index 14.2849655
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 18.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 437.0 %
    Runoff - average 441.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.29154518 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 11.290619
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 51.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.57 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3685 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.11084065 %
    Clay % 31.143183 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 30.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.09
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.13
    Nutrient status 1.1 index
    Soil depth 0.5 m
    Soil pedality 2.375909
    Water holding capacity 26000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 12.0679655
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.28185 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 203.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 68.291664 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 420.0 m
    Elevation 428.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.5246005 degrees
    Topographic relief 21.02216 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.251868 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1599 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 23.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 52.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 27.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 21.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0069 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 26.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2736 NDVI