Occurrence record: MEL 2522249A

Preserved specimen of Saccharum officinarum L. | Sugarcane recorded on 1990-10-08
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Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource National Herbarium of Victoria (MEL) AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2522249A
Occurrence ID 9657dc29-9aac-4d74-80e2-524397a6c575
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Identified by ["Brown, A.J."]
Identified date 1990-10-08
Collector ["Brown, A.J."]
Supplied as "Brown, A.J."
Record number 782
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rights holder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Identified by ID http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q33665234
recorded by ID http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q33665234|http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q33665234
Date identified 1990-10-08
Identification ID f461108f-0edf-4a60-9f9b-ab90911a2a1c

Event

Occurrence date 1990-10-08
Supplied as year:1990  month:10  day:8 
Event ID a537f5fa-620a-4184-a0b4-cfd815f8eea2
Date precision DAY
Start day of year 281

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Poaceae | Saccharum
Scientific name Saccharum officinarum
Identified to rank species
Common name Sugarcane
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Saccharum
Species Saccharum officinarum
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship L.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Cairns, 4 km N of the Airport on Cook Highway.
Habitat
Supplied as "Edge of a sugar cane crop."
Latitude -16.853
Supplied as: "-16.8530000000"
Longitude 145.72
Supplied as: "145.7200000000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim locality Cairns, 4 km N of the Airport on Cook Highway.
Min elevation 3.0
Max elevation 3.0
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Georeference protocol Google Earth
Georeferenced by Brown, A.J.
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 16.853° S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Continent OCEANIA
Supplied as Oceania
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 145.720° E
Verbatim SRS epsg:4326
Location ID 56df9b53-fee5-4bd4-96b9-45c0d70accdd

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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
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    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
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    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 Innisfail
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Innisfail
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Mixed settlements
    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 BARRON RIVER
    River Regions BARRON RIVER
    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 Leichhardt
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cairns (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cairns - Barron
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CAIRNS REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 1202
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 13706
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) YORKEYS KNOB - MACHANS BEACH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BARRON
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) HOLLOWAYS BEACH
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 100,000 TO 249,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BARRON RIVER
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARRON RIVER
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) CAIRNS
    Statistical Local Areas Cairns (R) - Barron
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qe
    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
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    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 Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4148781.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.050547015 t/ha
    Potassium 0.11411491 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5378
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 5.0861
    Endemism 0.043505352
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.051885508
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6792
    Migratory species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 144413.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.3177996 index
    Species Richness 3627.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 11.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.85246766
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 142.41 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 156.25333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 26.65 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.2514425
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.957932
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.983334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.744167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.799988 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.0160196
    Aridity index - month max 2.821101
    Aridity index - month min 0.1819689
    Evaporation - annual mean 171.97125 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 31779.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 229.68495 mm
    Evaporation - month min 121.76643 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.54 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.46 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 79.77123 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.68474 %
    Humidity - month max relative 83.94446 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.444466 %
    Humidity - month min relative 70.695564 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 70.695564 %
    Precipitation - annual 1974.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1945.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 168.70341 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 2.4702897
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 103.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 31.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 91.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.21823157
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 95.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.5598805
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 1039.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 436.53195 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 116.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1197.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.589167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 25.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.444166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 16.200012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 16.67 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 17.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.55 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.21 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.79
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 206.06616 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.8 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2149.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 115.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 30.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 101.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 91.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 1085.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 451.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1325.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 248.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 151.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 165.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 214.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 86.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 220.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 56.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2361.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 316.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.03162277 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 5724.7466 m
    Remoteness index 3.098254
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1430.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 68.0 %
    Runoff - average 17540.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 6.4300013 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.255177 Degrees C
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 146.93353 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 47.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.59 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 20.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1920769 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.2257217 %
    Clay % 25.038462 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 154.54546 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.66
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.8 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 1.9261539
    Water holding capacity 62250.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.51274 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 64.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 327.16666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 4.0 m
    Elevation 2.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.2432234 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.911321 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.205789 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4809 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 53.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0012 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 56.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 18.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5924 NDVI