Occurrence record: MEL 2042215A

PreservedSpecimen of Comesperma ericinum recorded on 1997-11-20

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 2042215A
Occurrence ID c6713970-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Walsh, N.G.
Identified date 1997-11-20
Collector Jolley, H.M.
Collecting number 42
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1997-11-20
Identification ID d5ee9fa2-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1997-11-20
Supplied as year:1997  month:11  day:20 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 324
Event ID 163d9f51-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Rosanae | Fabales | Polygalaceae | Comesperma
Scientific name Comesperma ericinum
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Polygalaceae
Genus Comesperma
Species Comesperma ericinum
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship DC.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area Cardinia (S)
Locality Black Snake Creek Road.
Habitat Eucalyputs dives dominated open forest, with Stipa muelleri understorey Sandy soil.
Latitude -37.9444000000
Longitude 145.6372000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Black Snake Creek Road.
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeference sources S46
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by Jolley, H.M.
Georeferenced date 1997-11-20
Supplied as 1997-11-20 00:00:00.0
Location ID 8eb9ebc5-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 38' 14" E
Verbatim latitude 37° 56' 40" S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q6041421
recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q36653927 | http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q6041421

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Bunyip
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Bunyip
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Bunyip
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Bunyip
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 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 Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2014 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2015 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Port Phillip and Western Port
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Highlands - Southern Fall
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Highlands-Southern Fall
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    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 Eucalypt forest (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BUNYIP RIVER
    River Regions BUNYIP RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Mcmillan
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cardinia (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cardinia - North
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CARDINIA SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 11
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 781
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER MELBOURNE
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) EMERALD - COCKATOO
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) CARDINIA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MELBOURNE - SOUTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MCMILLAN
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LA TROBE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CARDINIA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CARDINIA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) GEMBROOK
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) EASTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) GEMBROOK
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) RANGES WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Cardinia (S) - North
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Victorian Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus tall open forests and open forests with ferns, herbs, sedges, rushes or wet tussock grasses
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    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 3839264.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.982
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2928
    Endemism 0.009468546
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.010161142
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 40587.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.457012 index
    Species Richness 1536.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.0952182
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 41.37 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 81.35333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 47.63 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2200664
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.21909589
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.29 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.990833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.459991 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.4067034
    Aridity index - month max 2.9256563
    Aridity index - month min 0.37286627
    Evaporation - annual mean 96.013985 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 19777.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 181.18448 mm
    Evaporation - month min 32.32012 mm
    Evaporation - variability 4.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.43 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 84.34202 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.66468 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.929985 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 84.53188 %
    Humidity - month min relative 64.70706 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 64.70706 %
    Precipitation - annual 1277.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1091.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 94.8403 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.205558
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 319.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 65.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 190.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.263218
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2622444
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 196.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 122.55757 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 336.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.388334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.494167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.344238 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.47 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.12 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.29
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.68 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 175.93617 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1103.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 306.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 54.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 185.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 21.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 185.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 118.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 343.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 135.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 218.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 40.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 86.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 106.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 183.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3758.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 258.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 183.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 110.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.3275668 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.06403124 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 46544.05 m
    Remoteness index 0.9563828
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 5935.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 18.0 %
    Runoff - average 6513.0 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) 164.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.0 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 63.0 %
    Bulk density 1.199593 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 4.909277 %
    Clay % 47.020878 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 133.33333 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.84
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 3.6
    Water holding capacity 40000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.16295 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 170.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 411.79166 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 146.0 m
    Elevation 195.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 4.090909 degrees
    Topographic relief 116.4951 m
    Topographic slope (%) 5.946477 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3236 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 86.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 1.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 16.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 83.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0651 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 5.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 84.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 15.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8252 NDVI