Occurrence record: MEL 0717860A

PreservedSpecimen of Asclepias curassavica recorded on 1993-09-09

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 0717860A
Occurrence ID 1e4a85d4-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Clarkson, J.R.
Collector Clarkson, J.R.
Collecting number 10145
Reproductive condition flowers
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 0c5d4084-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1993-09-09
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Asclepias curassavica
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Gentianales
Family Apocynaceae
Genus Asclepias
Species Asclepias curassavica
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship L.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Cook (S)
Locality Shiptons Flat.
Habitat Clearing along the roadside in closed forest.
Latitude -15.7833000000
Longitude 145.2333000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Shiptons Flat.
Minimum elevation in metres 200
Maximum elevation in metres 200
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeferenced by collector
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 14' E
Verbatim latitude 15° 47' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Monkhouse
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow greater than 9 months
    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 Great Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Queensland Tropical Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Daintree IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Forestry
    NRM Regions 2010 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2014 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2015 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Cape York
    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 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Cape York
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Daintree - Bloomfield
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Daintree-Bloomfield
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture and temperature regime supports growth for 8���9 months of the year, with a 3���4 month dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: rainforest (persistently wet)
    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 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ENDEAVOUR RIVER
    River Regions ENDEAVOUR RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Leichhardt
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cook (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cook
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 59
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 590
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CAPE YORK WILDERNESS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA Localities (2018) ROSSVILLE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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 Cook (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Dsho
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cooktown Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    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 Multiple Use Forest
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3087449.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5939
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.6624
    Endemism 0.04093703
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.04570231
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 15179.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.6670923 index
    Species Richness 2302.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 13.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.0054965
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 114.57 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 152.9025 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 12.26 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.14491723
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -5.8419485
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.106667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.525 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.100006 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.0815513
    Aridity index - month max 2.9592216
    Aridity index - month min 0.13872162
    Evaporation - annual mean 160.97722 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 25160.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 211.24545 mm
    Evaporation - month min 116.94545 mm
    Evaporation - variability 7.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.49 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.52 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.39 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.633446 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.37126 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.62574 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 79.06784 %
    Humidity - month min relative 68.55407 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 68.55407 %
    Precipitation - annual 1852.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1939.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 164.17204 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 2.000261
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 110.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 29.30431 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 79.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.17235123
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 92.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -4.7661133
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 836.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 438.20367 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 104.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1142.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.3775 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.138332 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 13.5401 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 15.36 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 17.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.53 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 29.39 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.74
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.19 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 181.30711 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1839.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 87.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 21.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 71.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 95.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 937.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 407.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1152.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 247.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 173.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 217.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 84.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 222.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 59.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2085.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 315.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 269.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 266.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.02 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.12 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 14361.605 m
    Remoteness index 9.301542
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2728.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 32.0 %
    Runoff - average 18860.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 242.75 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 54.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.41 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 34.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1802174 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.4529433 %
    Clay % 27.365942 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 40.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.67
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.2 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 2.3235507
    Water holding capacity 44000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.13868 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 320.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 478.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 241.0 m
    Elevation 244.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 4.5030317 degrees
    Topographic relief 106.4881 m
    Topographic slope (%) 5.821821 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6502 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 38.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.001 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 74.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 14.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7254 NDVI