Occurrence record: MEL 0558051A

PreservedSpecimen of Aphelia gracilis | Slender Aphelia recorded on 1952-11-22

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 0558051A
Occurrence ID 4f4c769c-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Cooke, D.A.
Identified date 1979-10-01
Collector Melville, R.
Collecting number 2093
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1979-10-01
Identification ID 2e2bddc5-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1952-11-22
Supplied as year:1952  month:11  day:22 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 327
Event ID 6c0c6284-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Centrolepidaceae | Aphelia
Scientific name Aphelia gracilis
Taxon rank species
Common name Slender Aphelia
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Centrolepidaceae
Genus Aphelia
Species Aphelia gracilis
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Sond.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area Casey (C)
Locality NE and Central parts of Quail Island, Western Port Bay.
Habitat Drier parts of the swamp in small openings among Melaleuca ericifolia & Leptospermum scoparium on central plain.
Latitude -38.2167000000
Longitude 145.2667000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality NE and Central parts of Quail Island, Western Port Bay.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeference sources P17
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID b6142621-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 16' E
Verbatim latitude 38° 13' S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q2881723
recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q7365114 | http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q6135471

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2014 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2015 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Port Phillip and Western Port
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Gippsland Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Gippsland Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BUNYIP RIVER
    River Regions BUNYIP RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Flinders
    Local Government Areas 2011 Casey (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Casey - South
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CASEY CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 5
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1615
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER MELBOURNE
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) PEARCEDALE - TOORADIN
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) CASEY - SOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MELBOURNE - SOUTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) FLINDERS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) HOLT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CRANBOURNE - NARRE WARREN
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) HALLAM - BERWICK - PEARCEDALE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) PEARCEDALE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) HASTINGS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) HASTINGS
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) BALLA BALLA WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Casey (C) - South
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Gippsland Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 South Victorian Uplands
    Vegetation
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a shrubby understorey

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3839264.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.046914034 t/ha
    Potassium 0.100785516 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8062
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2403
    Endemism 0.020425575
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.023695389
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 18.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 23892.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.1337423 index
    Species Richness 2101.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7234034
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 45.94 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 57.984165 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 37.61 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1821381
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.18103972
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.565834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.603333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.169983 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.90632826
    Aridity index - month max 1.9745001
    Aridity index - month min 0.23492108
    Evaporation - annual mean 104.14504 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 195.51805 mm
    Evaporation - month min 35.923683 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 85.4479 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 76.119156 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.83153 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.87982 %
    Humidity - month min relative 68.7543 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 68.7543 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 776.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 66.238556 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.27719727
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 229.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 45.931313 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 135.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1275511
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.12690355
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 139.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 80.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 241.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.829166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.1425 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.899994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.33 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 24.9 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.19
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.42 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 346.46478 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 783.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 222.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 42.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 139.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 22.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 139.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 84.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 241.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 145.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 193.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 61.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 92.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 190.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3414.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 254.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 190.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 121.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.03 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 866.5872 m
    Remoteness index 0.21762984
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 144.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 0.9304 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 14.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 166.66667 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.71
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.4 index
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 2.12
    Water holding capacity 92000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.44757 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 173.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 54.666668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 2.0 m
    Elevation 12.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.5397582 degrees
    Topographic relief 6.028416 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3761269 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3428 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 82.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 27.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 17.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 55.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.047 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 14.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6206 NDVI