Occurrence record: MEL 2138292A

Specimen of Pheidochloa gracilis recorded on 1963-08-15

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection code National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2138292A
Occurrence ID fb83b548-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Collector Blake, S.T.
Record number 22078
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification ID f862b232-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Occurrence date 1963-08-15
Supplied as year:1963  month:8  day:15 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 227
Event ID 37b64869-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Cassowary Coast (R)
Locality N of Cardwell, between Bilyana and Murrigal.
Habitat Heath-like plain, on sand; on open ground at roadside.
Latitude -18.0833000000
Longitude 145.9167000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality N of Cardwell, between Bilyana and Murrigal.
Minimum elevation in meters 15
Maximum elevation in meters 15
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Georeferenced by Klazenga, N.
Location ID 9d2cacbf-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 55' E
Verbatim latitude 18° 5' S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Directory of Important Wetlands Tully River - Murray River Floodplains
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Queensland Tropical Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Cropping
    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
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Tully
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Tully
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    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) Tropical: rainforest (monsoonal)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 TULLY-MURRAY RIVERS
    River Regions TULLY-MURRAY RIVERS
    Marine
    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 Kennedy
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cassowary Coast (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cardwell
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CASSOWARY COAST REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 74
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 768
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TULLY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) INNISFAIL - CASSOWARY COAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TULLY - CARDWELL - JUMBUN
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CARDWELL
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) BILYANA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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) HINCHINBROOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) HINCHINBROOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Cassowary Coast (R) - Cardwell
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cairns Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Melaleuca
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Cropland/natural vegetation mosaic
    Land cover Perennial crops
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Melaleuca forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4148781.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.029124 t/ha
    Potassium 0.134782 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3996
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.6417
    Endemism 0.01071649
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.014394241
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1398.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.057108 index
    Species Richness 596.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.5917661
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 75.74 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 199.28084 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 44.09 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.27796325
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.5866573
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.610834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 19.959167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.949982 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.3223829
    Aridity index - month max 3.5491002
    Aridity index - month min 0.34194756
    Evaporation - annual mean 153.31787 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 36892.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 210.99591 mm
    Evaporation - month min 103.3 mm
    Evaporation - variability 6.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.59 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.54 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.49 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.64108 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 75.76914 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.41692 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 79.70435 %
    Humidity - month min relative 71.87682 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 71.87682 %
    Precipitation - annual 2463.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 2519.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 203.04192 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 2.2755995
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 183.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 41.44508 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 158.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.30362734
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.284811
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 1171.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 523.1373 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 140.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1388.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.5675 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.008333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 16.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.18 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.53 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.57 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.97
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.88 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 166.06566 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2488.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 154.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 43.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 133.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 84.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 1192.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 515.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1455.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 241.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 174.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 200.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 95.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 208.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 54.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2818.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 316.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 270.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.09486832 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.036055513 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 9209.995 m
    Remoteness index 6.6256433
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 3110.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 58.0 %
    Runoff - average 22855.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 11.549999 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 3.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 53.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.7 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 9.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4042857 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.3837721 %
    Clay % 30.678572 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 49.090908 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.82
    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 2.2142856
    Water holding capacity 44000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.61746 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 42.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 84.291664 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 12.0 m
    Elevation 8.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.10435004 degrees
    Topographic relief 5.035738 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2877125 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4677 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 54.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0151 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 66.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 11.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.715 NDVI