Occurrence record: MEL 2016673A

PreservedSpecimen of Scoparia dulcis recorded on 1991-06-20

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 2016673A
Occurrence ID b85fbe2e-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Collector Jobson, P.C.
Collecting number 1358
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Scattered.
Occurrence status present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID c8c57a12-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1991-06-20
Supplied as year:1991  month:6  day:20 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 171
Event ID 0a9b3a87-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Scoparia dulcis
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Lamiales
Family Plantaginaceae
Genus Scoparia
Species Scoparia dulcis
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship L.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area Litchfield (M)
Locality C. 1.5 km NW along track to Howard Swamp (via Howard River), c. 15 km E of Howard Springs. (Howard Springs is 32 km SE of Darwin).
Habitat Growing in wetland. Yellow sand on edge of permanent swamp on coastal plain.
Latitude -12.4333333
Longitude 131.0833333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality C. 1.5 km NW along track to Howard Swamp (via Howard River), c. 15 km E of Howard Springs. (Howard Springs is 32 km SE of Darwin).
Minimum elevation in metres 20
Maximum elevation in metres 20
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeference protocol Unknown
Georeferenced by Jobson, P.C.
Location ID 893dd2d1-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 131° 5' E
Verbatim latitude 12° 26' S

Additional properties

recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q21391683

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Howard Springs
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Howard Springs
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Howard Springs
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Howard Springs
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Managed resource protected areas
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    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 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Subregions Darwin Coastal
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FINNISS RIVER
    River Regions FINNISS RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Local Government Areas 2011 Litchfield (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Litchfield - Pt B
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 LITCHFIELD MUNICIPALITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 92
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2309
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER DARWIN
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) HOWARD SPRINGS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) LITCHFIELD
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) DARWIN
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) LITCHFIELD
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) HOWARD SPRINGS - GUNN POINT
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) DARWIN
    PSMA Localities (2018) HOWARD SPRINGS
    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) DARWIN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NELSON
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NELSON
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) NORTH WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Litchfield (M) - Pt B
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Money Shoal Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czu
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Top End Coastal Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4378
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.42
    Endemism 0.023169111
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.025928633
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 27951.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.624455 index
    Species Richness 1646.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7567319
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 149.55 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 133.57916 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.43689585
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.2816774
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.448334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 23.136667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 16.97998 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.79175824
    Aridity index - month max 2.2730193
    Aridity index - month min 0.0061254185
    Evaporation - annual mean 181.75832 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 32279.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 233.35416 mm
    Evaporation - month min 140.30649 mm
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.48 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.17 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.45 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 78.094 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 65.589775 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.615654 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.707146 %
    Humidity - month min relative 56.78425 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 56.78425 %
    Precipitation - annual 1570.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1720.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 130.57793 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 9.70847
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5243928
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 109.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.90275836
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 462.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 381.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 107.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1146.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 8.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.9025 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 22.0525 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 17.47 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 17.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 24.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.59 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.73 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.59
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.38 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 141.37462 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1533.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 104.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 407.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 383.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 990.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 169.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 175.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 248.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 248.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 60.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1652.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 344.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 291.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 281.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.01 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1272792 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 19312.373 m
    Remoteness index 3.22
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 1.0 years
    Fire frequency 4.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1429.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 64.0 %
    Runoff - average 12720.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 120.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.57 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 26.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3432143 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.362185 %
    Clay % 26.816965 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.53
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 3.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 41000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.85813 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 274.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 27.166666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 17.0 m
    Elevation 19.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.11615764 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.207093 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2437921 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.432 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 45.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0098 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 64.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.635 NDVI