Occurrence record: BRI AQ0814335

PreservedSpecimen of Aristida benthamii var. spinulifera recorded on 2009-08-08

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 AQ0814335
Occurrence ID BRI AQ0814335
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Thompson, E.J.
Identified date 2009-09-00
Identifier role det.
Collector Forster, P.I.|Thomas, M.B.
Supplied as "Forster, P.I.; Thomas, M.B."
Collecting number PIF35690
Reproductive condition Fruit
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Secondary collectors Thomas, M.B.
Establishment means native
Occurrence remarks Perennial, clumping grass.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2009-09
Supplied as 2009-09-00
Identification ID 4113.00

Event

Collecting date 2009-08-08
Date precision Day
Event remarks Very common at locality. Area experienced rain in May with a subsequent flush of ephemerals and flowering/fruiting of many perennials.
Verbatim event date 8/8/2009

Taxonomy

Scientific name Aristida benthamii var. spinulifera
Supplied scientific name "Aristida benthamii var. spinulifera B.K.Simon"
Taxon rank variety
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Aristida
Species Aristida benthamii
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Infraspecific epithet spinulifera
Scientific name authorship B.K.Simon
Nomenclatural code ICBN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Queensland, Warrego
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Quilpie (S)
Locality 51km along eastern road from Quilpie to Adavale; adjacent to Glencoe Station.
Habitat Woodland of 'soft' mulga (Acacia aneura) with scattered Corymbia terminalis, dense understorey shrubland of Dodonaea and Eremophila spp.; red sand plain.
Latitude -26.1502583
Longitude 144.5228425
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Verbatim coordinate system UTM
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 100.0
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by unknown
Verbatim SRS AGD84
Continent Oceania
County Warrego
Verbatim coordinates 55 E252245 S7105132
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 144.52166316
Verbatim latitude -26.15180381

Additional properties

abcd2:herbarium unit-cultivated occurrence not cultivated
abcd2:herbarium unit-natural occurrence native

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    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 South West Queensland
    NRM Regions 2014 South West Queensland
    NRM Regions 2015 South West Queensland
    NRM Regions 2017 South West Queensland
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Southern Queensland Landscapes
    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 South West Queensland
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Mulga Lands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions West Warrego
    IBRA 7 Regions Mulga Lands
    IBRA 7 Subregions West Warrego
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australia Mulga Shrublands
    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) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Acacia shrubland (mulga) (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 COOPER CREEK-BULLOO RIVER
    River Regions COOPER CREEK-BULLOO RIVER
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Maranoa
    Local Government Areas 2011 Quilpie (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Quilpie
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 QUILPIE SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 199
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR SOUTH WEST
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - SOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MARANOA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MARANOA
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BULLOO - QUILPIE - BARCOO
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BULLOO - QUILPIE - BARCOO
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOOWOOMBA - ROMA
    PSMA Localities (2018) ADAVALE
    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) GREGORY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) GREGORY
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Quilpie (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Eromanga Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Eromanga Lowlands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mulga (Acacia aneura) open woodlands and sparse shrublands +/- tussock grass
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Acacia shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3260374.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2275
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.0036049248
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0036054428
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 77.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.690903 index
    Species Richness 45.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.11776457
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 90.34 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 25.708334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 7.2 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6061672
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.6373814
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.8325 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 16.5275 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.289978 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.15916033
    Aridity index - month max 0.26078472
    Aridity index - month min 0.07918805
    Evaporation - annual mean 213.39545 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 7486.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 344.88394 mm
    Evaporation - month min 90.42252 mm
    Evaporation - variability 30.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.1 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 63.96723 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 49.139397 %
    Humidity - month max relative 80.274414 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 60.367813 %
    Humidity - month min relative 40.385693 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 40.385693 %
    Precipitation - annual 374.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 362.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 31.897896 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.9649429
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 55.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 41.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.62616825
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 53.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.5882353
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 153.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 59.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 155.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 25.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.654999 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 22.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 13.3975 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 33.100006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.48 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.07 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.08
    Temperature - warmest month min 21.45 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 216.21251 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 394.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 53.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 11.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 46.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 52.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 158.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 63.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 179.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 216.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 313.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 51.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 146.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 151.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6105.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 364.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 289.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 281.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.18248287 degrees
    Distance - to coast 6.364213 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.3244996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.18248287 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 538315.5 m
    Remoteness index 16.59581
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 16.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 308.0 %
    Runoff - average 401.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 282.09875 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 23.157578
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 40.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.69 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 16.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1160473 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.17613013 %
    Clay % 26.668919 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 45.555557 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.16
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.25
    Nutrient status 1.05 index
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 1.6743243
    Water holding capacity 29000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 23.470623
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.83245 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 44.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 26.333334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 280.0 m
    Elevation 276.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.26643506 degrees
    Topographic relief 4.658936 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3089609 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1747 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 30.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 21.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 59.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 20.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0105 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 19.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3107 NDVI