Occurrence record: MEL 2535011A

Preserved specimen of Batrachospermum Roth recorded on 2018-12-29


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource National Herbarium of Victoria (MEL) AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2535011A
Occurrence ID 3247e3bb-2abc-41c8-b087-ee21cfe8e81d
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Kraft, G.T.  
Identified date 2019-01-01
Collector 1.  Kraft, L.G.K.   2.  Kraft, G.T.   3.  Kraft, R.J.   4.  Emond, M.  
Supplied as "Kraft, L.G.K. | Kraft, G.T. | Kraft, R.J. | Emond, M."
Record number 11493g
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rights holder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Field notes Diminutive and very slender, flaccid brown thalli.
Previous identifications Nothocladus theaquus (Entwisle & Foard) Entwisle & M.L.Vis, Entwisle T.J., 2018-12-31, cf. Nothocladus theaguus (entwistle & Foard) Entwistle & Vis (2016, p.391), pers. com. of T.Entwistle on 31 December 2018.
Occurrence remarks [Collecting number also given as:] K-GEN-11943g. Freshwater Red Algae of Tasmania.
Date identified 2019-01-01
Identification remarks Batrachospermaceae. Yet to be fully determined.
Identification ID 44550a11-3a06-459b-b6c6-b28644736fa5


Event ID f7fd64d6-0995-413e-a177-492930798655
Identification remarks Batrachospermaceae. Yet to be fully determined.
Occurrence date 2018-12-29
Supplied as year:2018  month:12  day:29 
Date precision DAY
Start day of year 363


Higher classification Plantae | Biliphyta | Rhodophyta | Eurhodophytina | Florideophyceae | Rhodymeniophycidae | Batrachospermales | Batrachospermaceae
Scientific name Batrachospermum
Identified to rank genus
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Rhodophyta
Class Florideophyceae
Order Batrachospermales
Family Batrachospermaceae
Genus Batrachospermum
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Roth
Supplied as Suhr
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality Mount Field National Park.
Supplied as "On downstream sides of shallowly submerged, smooth cobbles in slowly flowing water along the east bank of Russell Falls Creek ca 350 meters south of Russell Falls."
Latitude -42.680833
Supplied as: "-42.6808333333"
Longitude 146.714444
Supplied as: "146.7144444444"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim locality Mount Field National Park.
Minimum depth in metres 0.04
Maximum depth in metres 0.08
Field notes Diminutive and very slender, flaccid brown thalli.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 42° 40' 51" S
Continent Oceania
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 146° 42' 52" E
Location ID f0782261-2d41-4cea-b5fc-155904aeda4e

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    Area Management
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Mount Field
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Mount Field
    NRM Regions 2010 South
    NRM Regions 2017 South NRM Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South NRM Region
    IBRA 6 Regions Tasmanian Southern Ranges
    IBRA 7 Regions Tasmanian Southern Ranges
    IBRA 7 Subregions Southern Ranges
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DERWENT RIVER
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Local Government Areas 2011 Derwent Valley (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Derwent Valley
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 DERWENT VALLEY COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1233
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF TAS.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DERWENT VALLEY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) CENTRAL HIGHLANDS (TAS.)
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LYONS
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CENTRAL TASMANIA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) DERWENT VALLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) DERWENT
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Rainforest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 878.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 258.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 153.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 25.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 161.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 294.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 51.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 11.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 1.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 6.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.23
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 23.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 15.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.5 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 10.395833 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.84
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Elevation 450.0 m