Occurrence record: QRS 114175.1

Preserved specimen of Scaevola taccada (Gaertn.) Roxb. recorded on 1995-11-21

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 "QRS"
Catalog number QRS 114175.1
Occurrence ID CNS:QRS:QRS 114175.1
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Collector Forster, P.I.
Record number 18181
Reproductive condition buds, flowers, fruit, fertile
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Occurrence remarks Fleshy shrub to 1 m high. Flowers white.

Event

Occurrence date 1995-11-21
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Scaevola taccada
Supplied scientific name "Scaevola taccada (Gaertn.) Roxb."
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Asterales
Family Goodeniaceae
Genus Scaevola
Species Scaevola taccada
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Gaertn.) Roxb.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Wonga Beach.
Habitat
Supplied as "Foredune beach scrub."
Latitude -16.3853
Supplied as: "-16.3853000000"
Longitude 145.4169
Supplied as: "145.4169000000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Wonga Beach.
Min elevation 2
Max elevation 2
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 50.0
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim coordinates 16,23,7,S,145,25,1,E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Eastern Kuku Yalanji
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Eastern Kuku Yalanji
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Plantations
    NRM Regions 2010 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2014 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2015 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Wet Tropics
    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 Wet Tropics
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Daintree - Bloomfield
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Daintree-Bloomfield
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    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
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DAINTREE RIVER
    River Regions DAINTREE RIVER
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern 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
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cairns (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Douglas
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 DOUGLAS SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 96
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 844
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DAINTREE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) PORT DOUGLAS - DAINTREE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAIRNS - FAR NORTH COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MOSSMAN - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) ROCKY POINT
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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 Cairns (R) - Douglas
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Dshm
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cairns Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Unresolved Tenure
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5241
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.7849
    Endemism 0.029445114
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0341145
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 5749.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.649834 index
    Species Richness 1014.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.0704908
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 158.5 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 208.30583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 43.2 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.27932188
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.5694463
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.746666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.091667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.110016 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.2883781
    Aridity index - month max 3.5200186
    Aridity index - month min 0.25375652
    Evaporation - annual mean 171.61789 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 228.2767 mm
    Evaporation - month min 123.0923 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.59 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.5 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.49 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.95914 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.31098 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.095474 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 77.932556 %
    Humidity - month min relative 69.55049 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 69.55049 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 2651.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 211.41942 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 2.255823
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 165.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 43.154762 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 150.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.25571972
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 85.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.897921
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 1210.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 530.86523 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 136.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1515.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 16.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.941668 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 25.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.42 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 14.83493 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 16.74 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 17.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.54 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.63 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.77
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.39 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 309.35748 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1257.7723 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 26.241522 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.82 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.17 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 5.72 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.1555 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.012 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.95 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.5 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.13 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 25.71 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.68 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.29999998 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -9.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.359999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.529999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.817749 Degrees C
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 4.2 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 12.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.7 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 7.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3694817 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -10938.575 %
    Clay % 4.5838413 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.77
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 1.8335366
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.23484 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 184.83333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 68.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.2381243 degrees
    Topographic relief 131.997 m
    Topographic slope (%) 12.41718 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6176 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 27.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6986 NDVI