Occurrence record: MEL 2221847A

PreservedSpecimen of Ptilotus spicatus recorded on 1888

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 2221847A
Occurrence ID 32e79c3e-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Collector Frogatt, W.W.
Collecting number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 19fd3a80-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1888
Supplied as year:1888 
Date precision Day
Event ID 595ae66d-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ptilotus spicatus
Taxon rank species
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 Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Benth.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Local government area Derby-West Kimberley (S)
Locality King's [=King] Sound.
Latitude -17.3166667
Longitude 123.6166667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality King's [=King] Sound.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 25000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID aca50c83-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 123° 37' E
Verbatim latitude 17° 19' 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
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Kimberley Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Other minimal uses
    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) 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 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Kimberley
    IBRA 6 Regions Dampierland
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Fitzroy Trough
    IBRA 7 Regions Dampierland
    IBRA 7 Subregions Fitzroy Trough
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Kimberly Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Temperature and moisture are more seasonal strongly developed wet and dry seasons and the growing season is shorter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FITZROY RIVER (WA)
    River Regions FITZROY RIVER (WA)
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Kimberley
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    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 Durack
    Local Government Areas 2011 Derby-West Kimberley (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Derby-West Kimberley
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF DERBY-WEST KIMBERLEY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 555
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1162
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DERBY - WEST KIMBERLEY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KIMBERLEY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (NORTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) OUTER DERBY - WEST KIMBERLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) OUTER DERBY - WEST KIMBERLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) WEST KIMBERLEY
    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) KIMBERLEY, MP
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    Statistical Local Areas Derby-West Kimberley (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Canning Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qe
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kimberley Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Fitzroy Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Ephemeral and Permanent Water Features
    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 Other Crown Land
    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 0.6879
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8278
    Endemism 0.04476201
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.047615923
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 15.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 20283.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.607545 index
    Species Richness 1612.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.26151025
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 183.97 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 58.121666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.15 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.07457946
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -11.501462
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.6175 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.738333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.629974 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.25255993
    Aridity index - month max 0.9280586
    Aridity index - month min 0.0045049717
    Evaporation - annual mean 214.33736 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 13095.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 274.177 mm
    Evaporation - month min 169.2 mm
    Evaporation - variability 30.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.23 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.23 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 67.20757 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 58.913357 %
    Humidity - month max relative 80.393684 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 68.82801 %
    Humidity - month min relative 51.99679 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 51.99679 %
    Precipitation - annual 636.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 760.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 53.298058 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 7.7208586
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.12195122
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 138.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -6.857143
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 292.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 192.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 61.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 612.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 15.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.554165 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 28.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 21.141666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 28.600006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.29 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 26.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.55 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.6 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.03
    Temperature - warmest month min 25.82 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 161.94597 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 559.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 132.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 231.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 174.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 441.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 279.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 214.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 150.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 233.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 121.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 267.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 56.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2970.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 364.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 308.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 301.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.06 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.06 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.3244996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.06 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1165.5944 m
    Remoteness index 11.149034
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 32.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 169.0 %
    Runoff - average 4228.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.8426966 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.065413 Degrees C
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 123.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.45 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 13.0 %
    Bulk density 0.94526315 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.048905794 %
    Clay % 30.421053 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 12.029412 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.31
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.91
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 2.7263157
    Water holding capacity 23000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.94121 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 193.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 31.833334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 3.0 m
    Elevation 3.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.21874554 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.820565 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1730803 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1315 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 15.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0054 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 25.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2285 NDVI