Occurrence record: MEL 1548273A

PreservedSpecimen of Themeda triandra | Kangaroo grass recorded on 1877

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 1548273A
Occurrence ID fd001da8-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Simon, B.K.
Identified date 1986
Collector Carey, H.S.
Collecting number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Date identified 1986
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID f918aad5-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1877
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Themeda triandra
Taxon rank species
Common name Kangaroo grass
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Themeda
Species Themeda triandra
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Forssk.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Local government area Dundas (S)
Locality Near the W extremity of the Great Bight.
Latitude -33.0000000000
Longitude 124.2500000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Near the W extremity of the Great Bight.
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Georeferenced by compiler
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 124° 15' E
Verbatim latitude 33° S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Nuytsland
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Nuytsland
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Nuytsland
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Nuytsland
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southwestern Australia Forests and Scrub
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    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 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Paleo
    IBRA 6 Regions Esperance Plains
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Recherche
    IBRA 7 Regions Esperance Plains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Recherche
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Esperance Mallee
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid climate that is too dry to support field crops. Soil moisture tends to be greatest in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: warm (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South Western Plateau
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SALT LAKE
    River Regions SALT LAKE
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Yilgarn/GreatWesternWoodlands
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Great Australian Bight
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries O'Connor
    Local Government Areas 2011 Dundas (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Dundas
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF DUNDAS
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 48
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 493
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) KAMBALDA - COOLGARDIE - NORSEMAN
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GOLDFIELDS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (SOUTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) O'CONNOR
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) O'CONNOR
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) KALGOORLIE - DUNDAS - GOLDFIELDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) KALGOORLIE - DUNDAS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KALGOORLIE
    PSMA Localities (2018) BALLADONIA
    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 (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    Statistical Local Areas Dundas (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Eucla Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Nullarbor Plain Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Israelite Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Bare
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Naturally bare - sand, rock, claypan, mudflat
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Naturally bare, sand, rock, claypan, mudflat
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Bare
    Vegetation types - native Naturally bare - sand, rock, claypan
    Vegetation types - present Naturally bare - sand, rock, claypan, mudflats

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.006868212
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0068741185
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 14.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 14.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.4410152 index
    Species Richness 12.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.19093241
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 78.1 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 26.029167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 16.38 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8128582
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.22708677
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.326666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.709167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.839996 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.21580452
    Aridity index - month max 0.5365127
    Aridity index - month min 0.06245061
    Evaporation - annual mean 158.40009 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 7923.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 272.21512 mm
    Evaporation - month min 67.1 mm
    Evaporation - variability 23.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.14 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 75.301346 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 66.25489 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.07316 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 73.73006 %
    Humidity - month min relative 60.259113 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 60.259113 %
    Precipitation - annual 307.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 334.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 25.583334 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.4919355
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 99.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 65.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.76404494
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.3043478
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 76.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 109.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 36.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 23.415833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 10.108334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 22.899994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.48 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.72 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.26
    Temperature - warmest month min 14.87 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 29.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 336.7718 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 337.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 110.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 16.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 52.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 31.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 52.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 123.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 174.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 235.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 61.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 125.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 220.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 55.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3689.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 296.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 220.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 134.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 1.5199013 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1181.6368 m
    Remoteness index 17.013224
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 1.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 44.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 412.0 %
    Runoff - average 0.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) -0.018685374 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 39.065304
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 27.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.42 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 2.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1474193 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -9552.862 %
    Clay % 4.153226 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.23
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.43
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.5 m
    Soil pedality 1.5854839
    Water stress index - month max 48.28614
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.5252 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 179.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 127.208336 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 7.0 m
    Elevation 10.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.45635664 degrees
    Topographic relief 8.476243 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4675352 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2163 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 40.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 59.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 1.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean -3.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2287 NDVI