Occurrence record: MEL 2291745A

Preserved specimen of Spermacoce prostrata Aubl. recorded on 2001-03-14

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2291745A
Occurrence ID 5e3f8a68-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Dessein, S.
Identified date 2007
Collector Forster, P.I.
Record number 27000
Associated Occurrence Status Asserted duplicates
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rights holder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Identified by ID https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3179-4005
recorded by ID http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q9057027 | http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q33664819
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Previous identifications Spermacoce mauritiana Gideon, Bean A.R., 2001-06
Occurrence remarks Very common in area.
Date identified 2007
Identification ID 1f6ba8c0-2355-4127-a9ed-b5b494402ef4

Event

Occurrence date 2001-03-14
Supplied as year:2001  month:3  day:14 
Date precision DAY
Start day of year 73

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Asteranae | Gentianales | Rubiaceae | Spermacoce
Scientific name Spermacoce prostrata
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Gentianales
Family Rubiaceae
Genus Spermacoce
Species Spermacoce prostrata
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Aubl.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Palm Road, 3km W of Alexandra Bay.
Habitat
Supplied as "Complex mesophyll vineforest, Licuala swamp."
Latitude -16.206475256930645
Supplied as: "-16.2078000000"
Longitude 145.41280541840104
Supplied as: "145.4119000000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4203"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Palm Road, 3km W of Alexandra Bay.
Min elevation 35
Max elevation 35
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Georeferenced by Forster, P.I.
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 16° 12' 28" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Continent OCEANIA
Supplied as Oceania
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 24' 43" E
Verbatim SRS epsg:4203
Location ID b9ef9260-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 8d5d1b86-9764-4334-95ce-587ff3669ba9
    Data Resource BRI AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Spermacoce prostrata
    Coordinates -16.206248005917903,145.413051
    Related records
    Record UUID ced9b35d-ef18-4edb-ba8f-d0cd235e6010
    Data Resource MEL AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Spermacoce prostrata
    Coordinates -16.206475256930645,145.41280541840104

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Daintree
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Daintree
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Daintree
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Eastern Kuku Yalanji
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Daintree
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Eastern Kuku Yalanji
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    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 Great Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Queensland Tropical Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2014 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2015 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Wet Tropics
    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 Wet Tropics
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Daintree - Bloomfield
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Daintree-Bloomfield
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture and temperature regime supports growth for 8���9 months of the year, with a 3���4 month dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: rainforest (persistently wet)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Rainforest (tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DAINTREE RIVER
    River Regions DAINTREE RIVER
    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 Leichhardt
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Eastern Kuku Yalanji & Ergon
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cairns (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Douglas
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 DOUGLAS SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 192
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 282
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DAINTREE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) PORT DOUGLAS - DAINTREE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WUJAL WUJAL AND OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CAPE TRIBULATION - CHINA CAMP - ZIG ZAG
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) DIWAN
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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 Cairns (R) - Douglas
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cairns Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Evergreen broadleaf forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Rainforests and Vine Thickets
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Tropical or sub-tropical rainforest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Rainforests and vine thickets
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4148781.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5241
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.7849
    Endemism 0.041210324
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.048791084
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 12598.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.4215155 index
    Species Richness 2122.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 20.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.4859881
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 134.73 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 253.19083 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 43.05 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.2206075
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.5190892
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.9175 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.528334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 13.75 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.7668343
    Aridity index - month max 4.3413157
    Aridity index - month min 0.31201982
    Evaporation - annual mean 170.90625 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 41427.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 225.75066 mm
    Evaporation - month min 123.741066 mm
    Evaporation - variability 3.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.65 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.55 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.54 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.37156 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.92396 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.59714 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.49661 %
    Humidity - month min relative 70.38334 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 70.38334 %
    Precipitation - annual 2572.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 3226.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 283.71246 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.3190655
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 233.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 70.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 193.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.20536534
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.8554327
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 1378.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 687.0478 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 154.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1772.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.028334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 25.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.808334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 13.772369 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 13.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 17.25 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 18.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.53 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.73 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.75
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.68 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 218.74109 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2081.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 104.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 26.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 89.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 93.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 1043.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 450.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1298.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 255.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 180.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 225.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 84.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 231.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 59.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2072.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 322.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 278.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 275.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.03162277 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.050990194 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 4285.031 m
    Remoteness index 7.0449996
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 3964.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 34.0 %
    Runoff - average 45459.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 28.100004 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.602533 Degrees C
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 4.2 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 12.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.7 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 7.0 %
    Bulk density 1.075411 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 3.8000333 %
    Clay % 36.482876 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.82
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.95 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 3.930822
    Water holding capacity 31000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.51191 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 137.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 854.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 38.0 m
    Elevation 113.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 11.065849 degrees
    Topographic relief 19.8471 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.202277 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5208 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 66.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0021 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 84.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 16.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.565 NDVI