Occurrence record: MBA 4093.1

Preserved specimen of Centella asiatica (L.) Urb. | Arthritis herb recorded on 1990-08-28

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource CNS AVH data
Institution code Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied institution code "CNS"
Collection Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied collection code "MBA"
Catalog number MBA 4093.1
Occurrence ID CNS:MBA:MBA 4093.1
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Identified by Waterhouse, B.M. (BRI replicate)
Identified date 1992-02
Collector Waterhouse, B.M.
Record number 1162
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Occurrence remarks Verious recently established fruit trees and vegetables. Prostrate, creeping herb which roots at nodes, forming a dense map c. 25m squared beneath bananas and other orchard plants in cultivated area adjacent to rainforest gully. Leaves eaten by residents of the surrounding commune. Collected as part of a NAQS survey for weeds insects pests and plant diseases.
Date identified 1992-02

Event

Occurrence date 1990-08-28
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Centella asiatica
Supplied scientific name "Centella asiatica (L.) Urb."
Identified to rank species
Common name Arthritis herb
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Apiales
Family Apiaceae
Genus Centella
Species Centella asiatica
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (L.) Urb.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality New Wattle Hills, small, recent settlement on Hann Creek c. 10km west of Wattle Hills homestead.
Habitat
Supplied as "Rainforest clearing in hilly terrain with sclerophyll vegetation on upper slopes."
Latitude -12.581924863423778
Supplied as: "-12.5833000000"
Longitude 143.0841636739613
Supplied as: "143.0833000000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD66"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 16000.0
Georeference protocol automatically generated
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim coordinates 12,35,,S,143,5,,E

Additional properties

User flagged issues 

    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Coordinates converted to WGS84 Warning
    Show/Hide 84 passed properties
    Show/Hide 5 missing properties
    Show/Hide 17 tests that have not been run

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Kaanju Ngaachi
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Kaanju Ngaachi
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Kaanju Ngaachi
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Kaanju Ngaachi
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Iron & McIlwraith Ranges IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Other minimal uses
    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 Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Coen - Yambo Inlier
    IBRA 7 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 7 Subregions Coen-Yambo Inlier
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Cape York Peninsula Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    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) Equatorial: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Equatorial
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 OLIVE-PASCOE RIVERS
    River Regions OLIVE-PASCOE RIVERS
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern 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
    Indigenous Protected Areas 2013 Kaanju Ngaachi
    Local Government Areas 2011 Lockhart River (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Lockhart River
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 LOCKHART RIVER ABORIGINAL SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 220
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 629
    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) LOCKHART RIVER
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) LOCKHART RIVER
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA Localities (2018) LOCKHART RIVER
    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 (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 Lockhart River (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Coen Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czcya
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Wenlock Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Other native forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Heathlands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Other forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Other forests and woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3087449.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3052
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.7582
    Endemism 0.0069853007
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0080438005
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 223.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.9298983 index
    Species Richness 160.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.9005303
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 131.3 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 143.42833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 10.19 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.13064083
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -6.573736
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 31.6575 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.345001 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.709991 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.8781681
    Aridity index - month max 2.5834658
    Aridity index - month min 0.033758312
    Evaporation - annual mean 171.21892 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 29242.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 233.36581 mm
    Evaporation - month min 125.8 mm
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.49 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.32 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.43 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.2024 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 72.02348 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.92264 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 81.439285 %
    Humidity - month min relative 63.28802 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 63.28802 %
    Precipitation - annual 1593.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1788.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 131.46458 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 2.7151494
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 68.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 46.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.12024714
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 101.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -7.2156916
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 700.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 338.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 97.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1130.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 30.360834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.426666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 15.378754 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 17.25 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 18.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.62 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.81 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.56
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.88 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 149.70389 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1819.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 79.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 12.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 39.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 97.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 606.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 396.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1117.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 129.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 193.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 237.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 82.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 251.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 63.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1523.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 322.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 276.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.2061553 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 31193.904 m
    Remoteness index 16.774542
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2390.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 41.0 %
    Runoff - average 10205.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 29.81 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1061716 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 72.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.56 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 28.0 %
    Bulk density 1.556875 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.51835304 %
    Clay % 19.28125 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 55.454544 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.59
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 1.975
    Water holding capacity 55000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.31778 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 93.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 85.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 12.0 m
    Elevation 37.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.4455806 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.792944 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3427505 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4092 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 82.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0019 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 4.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 71.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 8.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6978 NDVI