Occurrence record: NSW 376662

PreservedSpecimen of Caustis recurvata var. recurvata recorded on 1961-09-26


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code The Royal Botanic Gardens & Domain Trust
Supplied institution code "NSW"
Collection code National Herbarium of New South Wales
Catalog number NSW 376662
Occurrence ID NSW:NSW:NSW 376662
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Johnson, L.A.S.
Identified date 1961-10-16
Collector Burgess, P.
Record number 67
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Establishment means native
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Collection code NSW
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1961-10-16


Collecting date 1961-09-26
Date precision Day


Scientific name Caustis recurvata var. recurvata
Supplied scientific name "Caustis recurvata Spreng. var. recurvata"
Taxon rank variety
Supplied as "var."
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Caustis
Species Caustis recurvata
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type sciname
Scientific name authorship Spreng.


Country Australia
State / Province New South Wales
Locality Port Macquarie-Hastings (A)
Locality Diamond Head.
Latitude -31.7200000000
Longitude 152.8000000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Diamond Head.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Verbatim coordinates 31,43,,S,152,48,,E,
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Crowdy Bay
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Crowdy Bay
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Crowdy Bay
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Crowdy Bay
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2015 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 North Coast
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North Coast
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions NSW North Coast
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Macleay Hastings
    IBRA 7 Regions NSW North Coast
    IBRA 7 Subregions Macleay Hastings
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Warmer and wetter end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 HASTINGS RIVER
    River Regions HASTINGS RIVER
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 3.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lyne
    Local Government Areas 2011 Port Macquarie-Hastings (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Port Macquarie-Hastings - Pt B
    NSW Local Land Services Regions North Coast
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 26
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3175
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) LAURIETON - BONNY HILLS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) PORT MACQUARIE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MID NORTH COAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYNE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LYNE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) PORT MACQUARIE - HASTINGS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) HASTINGS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NSW CENTRAL AND NORTH COAST
    PSMA Localities (2018) DIAMOND HEAD
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) CAMDEN HAVEN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) PORT MACQUARIE
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Port Macquarie-Hastings (A) - Pt B
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
    Surface Geology of Australia -Rv
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Macleay-Barrington Fall
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Other native forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 0.0 $/ha
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7923
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.9511
    Endemism 0.011481846
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.012153572
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Occurrence Density 32.185184 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.7809798 index
    Species Richness 7.9382715 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.1563519
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 2.5401022
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.37451395
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 107.42917 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 163.02333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 55.02667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.37 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.70666665 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.27833334 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 110.81375 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 38.621666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.52203405
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.8814839 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.8835038 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 1.7466606
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.9119805
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 0.7432115
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 196.02 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean 3.3845832 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -66.755 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 94.346664 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 23.946667 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 16.728472 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 9.551666 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.976528 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.734583 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.440002 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 7.545 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 18.928333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.1983337 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 2.9799805 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 12.2916565 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 10.241948 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.9083252 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -3.2416687 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 8.445007 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.985 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 19.356667 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1416.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 234.5 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 174.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 39.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 457.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 46.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 520.5 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean 2.6344128 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -79.54665 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 11.55 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 14.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 23.849998 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 9.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 30.5
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.55 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 15.65 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.55 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.75 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 13.85 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.245
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 21.95 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 20.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 301.92368 km/day
    Wind run - month max 330.87207 km/day
    Wind run - month min 271.08398 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.346037 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 4.645189 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.0252447 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 7.062622 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 4.987867 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 7.062622 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.425245 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 4.350489 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 4.350489 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.044721358 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1028.2976 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.28 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.4 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.94 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.8679 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.021000002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 1.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.63 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.489998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 20.51 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.35 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.03 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 5.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0014 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 17.869999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 23.269999 100 x degrees C
    Age 44.003304 years
    Age - prime group 20.55934 Count
    Disadvantaged 948.2607 points (mean=1000)
    Education - degrees 7.22033 %
    Education - vocational training 26.723637 %
    Employment 6.0016527 %
    Home ownership 70.594795 %
    Income - high 19.001652 %
    Income - low 20.527191 %
    Internet 50.142315 %
    Population - change 6.5980988 count
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 11.693389 people/km^2
    Unemployment rate 5.3881817 %
    Work force - older 28.971157 Count
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.8659788
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.5957941
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 44.190987 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 5.001552 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.537513 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 77.93809
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 53.621464
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 19.579191 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 100.47266 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 564.821 Gal
    Bulk density 0.9714286 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 1.2213951 %
    Carbon store pre-European 122.1395 kgC/ha
    Clay % 24.785715 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 62.5 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 53.333332 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 18.858667 my
    Lithology - fertility 6.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 75.96267 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 0.8588766 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.8456306 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -157.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.865
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.99
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.56
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.67
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 17.5
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.755
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 9912.15 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 50.66948 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 113.2574 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.9 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.9142857
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 20.84468 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 1389.9705 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 9.325559 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 1.9142857
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 2.469218
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity 80000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 125.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.64012 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 215.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 46.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.6651551 degrees
    Topographic relief 27.06572 m
    Topographic roughness 11.14763 %
    Topographic slope (%) 6.649046 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3129 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 69.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 31.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6409 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 154.73914 Day