Occurrence record: MEL 1586780A

PreservedSpecimen of Echinopogon caespitosus var. caespitosus recorded on 1984-09-30

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 1586780A
Occurrence ID b56982ae-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Identified by Beauglehole, A.C.
Identified date 1984-09-30
Collector Beauglehole, A.C.
Collecting number 77512
Reproductive condition fertile
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Victoria: Endangered
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1984-09-30
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID c633dcce-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1984-09-30
Supplied as year:1984  month:9  day:30 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 274
Event ID 082f97e7-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Echinopogon caespitosus var. caespitosus
Taxon rank variety
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Echinopogon
Species Echinopogon caespitosus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Infraspecific epithet caespitosus
Scientific name authorship C.E.Hubb.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area Wellington (S)
Locality Gippsland Lakes district, The Billabong Flora & Fauna Reserve.
Latitude -37.9166667
Longitude 147.2500000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Gippsland Lakes district, The Billabong Flora & Fauna Reserve.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 25000.0
Georeference sources W47
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID 8868dacc-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 147° 15' E
Verbatim latitude 37° 55' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Equal less than 3 and 3-9 months
    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 Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2014 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2015 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) West Gippsland
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 West Gippsland
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Gippsland Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Gippsland Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MITCHELL-THOMSON RIVERS
    River Regions MITCHELL-THOMSON RIVERS
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Gippsland
    Local Government Areas 2011 Wellington (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Wellington - Avon
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WELLINGTON SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 20
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1929
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MAFFRA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WELLINGTON
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) LATROBE - GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WELLINGTON (VIC.)
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) MUNRO
    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) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) EASTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) EASTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) NORTHERN WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Wellington (S) - Avon
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Gippsland Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Gippsland Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4641911.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.019951 t/ha
    Potassium 0.074287 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5079
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.4458
    Endemism 0.003327635
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0034071298
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 5645.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.6798067 index
    Species Richness 811.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.56657124
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 42.47 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 48.505 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 30.29 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0290446
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.028855031
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.685 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.035833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.700012 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.7100017
    Aridity index - month max 1.5332527
    Aridity index - month min 0.3059868
    Evaporation - annual mean 100.5696 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 15137.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 183.01443 mm
    Evaporation - month min 34.567036 mm
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.32 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.79929 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 72.85403 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.28781 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 81.10706 %
    Humidity - month min relative 65.49483 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 65.49483 %
    Precipitation - annual 685.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 639.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 55.811634 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.202425
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 141.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 140.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1049682
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.10435073
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 150.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 67.73962 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 185.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 43.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 19.345833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.653333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.94 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 9.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.2 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.34
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.47 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 14.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 161.00421 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 679.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 151.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 40.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 151.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 15.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 152.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 73.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 206.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 137.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 221.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 31.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 89.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 116.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 89.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3657.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 252.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 183.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 151.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.02 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.3255764 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 13945.009 m
    Remoteness index 3.2109375
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 465.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 122.0 %
    Runoff - average 67.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.5000128 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 78.15915
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 146.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6381251 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.942599 %
    Clay % 38.79375 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 13.125 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.63
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.89
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.25
    Water holding capacity 50000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.19993 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 176.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 47.333332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 51.0 m
    Elevation 49.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.3922153 degrees
    Topographic relief 6.694176 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4071152 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4955 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 69.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 43.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 57.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0381 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 76.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 14.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8233 NDVI