Occurrence record: BRI AQ1002225

PreservedSpecimen of Cyperus difformis recorded on 2016-10-23

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 AQ1002225
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:AQ1002225
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Booth, R.
Identified date 2016-01
Collector Mcdonald, K.R.
Supplied as "McDonald, K.R."
Collecting number KRM18874
Reproductive condition Flowers and fruit
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Occurrence remarks Tufted sedge, 40cm; bright green foliage.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2016-01

Event

Collecting date 2016-10-23
Date precision Day
Event remarks Scarce.
Verbatim event date 10/23/2016

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cyperus difformis
Supplied scientific name "Cyperus difformis L."
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Cyperus
Species Cyperus difformis
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, Cook
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Tablelands (R)
Locality Chillagoe-Mungana Caves NP, Chilagoe.
Habitat Melaleuca fluviatilis riparian woodland.
Latitude -17.1769444
Longitude 144.51
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50.0
Georeference protocol GPS
County Cook
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Chillagoe-Mungana Caves
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Chillagoe-Mungana Caves
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Chillagoe-Mungana Caves
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Chillagoe-Mungana Caves
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Gulf
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble mulched
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble mulched
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 = other cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Gulf
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Einasleigh Uplands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Hodgkinson Basin
    IBRA 7 Regions Einasleigh Uplands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Hodgkinson Basin
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Einasleigh Upland Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MITCHELL-COLEMAN RIVERS (QLD)
    River Regions MITCHELL-COLEMAN RIVERS (QLD)
    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
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Wakamin People and Australian Fine Grain Marble Pty Ltd #2
    Local Government Areas 2011 Tablelands (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Mareeba
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MAREEBA SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 57
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1654
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TABLELANDS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) KURANDA - CROYDON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ETHERIDGE TABLELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) CHILLAGOE
    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) 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 Tablelands (R) - Mareeba
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Garnet uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    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 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3003802.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4646
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8304
    Endemism 0.032636784
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.03650473
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 9598.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.6950355 index
    Species Richness 1154.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.39474437
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 110.41 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 65.24917 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 1.91 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.43348357
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.2853373
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 31.905834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 18.2825 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.910004 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.41909724
    Aridity index - month max 1.5971109
    Aridity index - month min 0.026100887
    Evaporation - annual mean 164.25902 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17998.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 235.05148 mm
    Evaporation - month min 112.01586 mm
    Evaporation - variability 18.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.3 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 75.441246 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 59.124226 %
    Humidity - month max relative 83.230354 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 68.86767 %
    Humidity - month min relative 49.139824 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 49.139824 %
    Precipitation - annual 810.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 838.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 68.25 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 11.031746
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.46107784
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 118.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.1538461
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 457.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 222.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 56.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 593.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 16.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 29.884167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 16.71 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.838562 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 11.23 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 11.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.59 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.42 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.03
    Temperature - warmest month min 21.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 124.96985 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1005.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 20.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 16.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 110.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 478.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 255.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 677.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 241.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 210.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 129.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 204.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 126.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 60.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2624.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 339.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 271.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 262.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.15421 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) 130043.625 m
    Remoteness index 12.687983
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 505.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 120.0 %
    Runoff - average 1945.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 377.21 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.3 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 44.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.66 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 29.0 %
    Bulk density 1.065 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.28800336 %
    Clay % 23.95 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 61.11111 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.42
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.98
    Nutrient status 1.4 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 1.86
    Water holding capacity 36000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.99618 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 69.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 115.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 374.0 m
    Elevation 381.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 4.8190312 degrees
    Topographic relief 60.12494 m
    Topographic slope (%) 3.62128 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2921 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 61.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 4.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 32.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 64.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0012 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 45.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.626 NDVI