Occurrence record: MEL 2221845A

PreservedSpecimen of Ptilotus spicatus recorded on 1959-05-07

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 2221845A
Occurrence ID 32e79374-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Collector Chippendale, G.M.
Collecting number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Infrequent.
Occurrence status present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 19fd2ec6-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1959-05-07
Supplied as year:1959  month:5  day:7 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 127
Event ID 595adcbe-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ptilotus spicatus
Supplied scientific name "Ptilotus spicatus subsp. spicatus"
Taxon rank species
Supplied as "subspecies"
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Caryophyllales
Family Amaranthaceae
Genus Ptilotus
Species Ptilotus spicatus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area Victoria-Daly (S)
Locality 3.1 miles W Wave Hill.
Habitat On stony slope.
Latitude -17.3500000
Longitude 131.0666667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality 3.1 miles W Wave Hill.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeference protocol Unknown
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID aca5066c-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 131° 4' E
Verbatim latitude 17° 21' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    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 Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Ord Victoria Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions South Kimberley Interzone
    IBRA 7 Regions Ord Victoria Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions South Kimberley Interzone
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Victoria Plains Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid, with some growth in the warm season, but too dry for cropping
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Tussock grassland (tropical semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    River Regions VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    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
    Local Government Areas 2011 Victoria-Daly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Victoria
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 VICTORIA DALY REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 229
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 375
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) VICTORIA RIVER
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KATHERINE
    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) VICTORIA RIVER
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) DAGURAGU OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KATHERINE
    PSMA Localities (2018) GURINDJI
    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) STUART
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) STUART
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) DAGURAGU WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Victoria-Daly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Wiso Region
    Surface Geology of Australia -Cbka
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Ord-Victoria Plateaus
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Forests and Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Other forests and woodlands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tussock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.02 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4205
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.4206
    Endemism 0.0031247446
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0031318245
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 486.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.4582834 index
    Species Richness 143.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.19519638
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 175.43 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 48.94583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.31 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.60817534
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.63545644
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.705833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.546667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 27.660004 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.16481607
    Aridity index - month max 0.5599476
    Aridity index - month min 0.004222897
    Evaporation - annual mean 258.83795 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 14427.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 336.65048 mm
    Evaporation - month min 183.80426 mm
    Evaporation - variability 24.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.15 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.15 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 58.482708 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 44.991417 %
    Humidity - month max relative 71.81538 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 51.489326 %
    Humidity - month min relative 38.152336 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 38.152336 %
    Precipitation - annual 524.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 642.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 43.833332 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 10.571428
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5964912
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 116.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.6666667
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 247.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 131.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 48.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 439.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 11.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.894165 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.531666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 35.446228 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 10.48 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 11.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.54 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 38.44 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.4
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.81 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 39.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 113.15241 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 633.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 14.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 14.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 101.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 301.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 146.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 394.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 266.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 278.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 107.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 204.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 151.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 204.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 54.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4208.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 385.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 310.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 299.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.08544003 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.627737 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.08544003 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 216572.16 m
    Remoteness index 16.423037
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 11.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 25.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 159.0 %
    Runoff - average 2187.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 65.07482
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 114.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.27 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 52.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4307575 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.24235818 %
    Clay % 56.810608 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.3 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.2
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.56
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 4.1242423
    Water holding capacity 21000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 50.39528
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.19826 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 350.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 48.416668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 190.0 m
    Elevation 194.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.63472563 degrees
    Topographic relief 5.970306 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2708453 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1581 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 31.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0053 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 34.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2809 NDVI