Occurrence record: BRI AQ1009768

PreservedSpecimen of Cyperus bifax recorded on 2019-06-01

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource BRI AVH data
Institution Queensland Department of Environment and Science
Supplied institution code "BRI"
Collection Queensland Herbarium
Supplied collection code "Herbrecs"
Catalogue Number BRI AQ1009768
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:AQ1009768
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Booth, R.
Identified date 2019-10-16
Collector Appelman, C.N.|Kelman, D.T.
Supplied as "Appelman, C.N.; Kelman, D.T."
Collecting number SPR022_14
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Occurrence remarks Sedge to 0.5m tall.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2019-10-16

Event

Collecting date 2019-06-01
Date precision Day
Event remarks Isolated individuals.
Verbatim event date 6/1/2019

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cyperus bifax
Supplied scientific name "Cyperus bifax C.B.Clarke"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Cyperus
Species Cyperus bifax
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Queensland, Gregory North
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Boulia (S)
Locality Diamantina Lakes National Park, 7.5km NW of Pituricarge Waterhole, 132km SE of Boulia.
Habitat Streptoglossa adscendens, Panicum laevinode, Alternanthera nodiflora, Cullen cinereum mixed herb-land in a closed depression on Tertiary limestone. Water trapped by limestone. Pale brown clay.
Latitude -23.008201899999996
Longitude 140.2487416
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Minimum elevation in metres 115.0
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50.0
Georeference protocol GPS
County Gregory North
Biome Terrestrial

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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 Central Australian Freshwater
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Desert Channels
    NRM Regions 2014 Desert Channels
    NRM Regions 2015 Desert Channels
    NRM Regions 2017 Desert Channels
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Desert Channels
    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 Desert Channels
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Mitchell Grass Downs
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Southwestern Downs
    IBRA 7 Regions Mitchell Grass Downs
    IBRA 7 Subregions Southwestern Downs
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Mitchell Grass Downs
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Tussock grassland (tropical semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    River Regions DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Kennedy
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Pitta Pitta People and Local Government ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Boulia (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Boulia
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BOULIA SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 265
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR CENTRAL WEST
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - SOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BOULIA - DIAMANTINA - WINTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BOULIA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA Localities (2018) WILLS
    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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Boulia (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Eromanga Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qd
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Eyre Creek Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tussock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Other tussock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Unresolved Tenure
    Vegetation - condition Bare
    Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tussock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3444061.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.034775 t/ha
    Potassium 0.144283 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2101
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.7526
    Endemism 6.861374E-4
    Endemism (Non-marine) 6.865852E-4
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 33.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.0185535 index
    Species Richness 22.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.06995013
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 128.27 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 20.149166 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 1.5 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.75433034
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.31680745
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.655 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 18.614166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.25 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.07313493
    Aridity index - month max 0.17400567
    Aridity index - month min 0.02059308
    Evaporation - annual mean 257.26508 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 5050.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 394.2 mm
    Evaporation - month min 132.7 mm
    Evaporation - variability 35.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 58.21168 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 45.09228 %
    Humidity - month max relative 72.77491 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 55.036304 %
    Humidity - month min relative 37.321613 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 37.321613 %
    Precipitation - annual 236.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 271.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 19.583334 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 2.3888888
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 25.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5689655
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 84.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.7352941
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 152.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 49.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 154.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 21.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.265833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 16.290833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 36.100006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 7.19 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 16.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 38.11 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.95
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.03 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 39.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 31.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 193.22348 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 268.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 23.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 22.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 73.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 135.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 57.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 146.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 243.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 299.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 84.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 165.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 143.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 182.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5637.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 383.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 309.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 300.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.10440306 degrees
    Distance - to coast 5.294167 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.10816654 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.10440306 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 751825.5 m
    Remoteness index 16.091667
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 249.0 %
    Runoff - average 380.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 16.713932
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 78.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.45 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 48.0 %
    Bulk density 1.478705 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.05069868 %
    Clay % 55.455036 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 1.2857143 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.08
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.15
    Nutrient status 1.95 index
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 4.3654675
    Water holding capacity 21000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 15.66051
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.40333 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 145.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 11.916667 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 147.0 m
    Elevation 148.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.110290095 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.199722 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.06588969 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1704 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 18.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 48.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 42.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 10.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0076 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 21.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2655 NDVI