Occurrence record: MEL 2241353A

PreservedSpecimen of Comesperma ericinum recorded on 1882

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium IPT
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection code National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2241353A
Occurrence ID 3feda7e8-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Jeanes, J.A.
Identified date 2004-06-02
Collector Tisdall, H.T.N.
Record number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers | buds
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2004-06-02
Identification ID 22334d5a-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1882
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

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 issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship DC.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality Wellington (S)
Locality Thomson River.
Latitude -38.0167000000
Longitude 146.8500000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Thomson River.
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Georeference sources T9
Georeferenced by compiler
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 146° 51' E
Verbatim latitude 38° 1' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    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
    Irrigation practice - dominant Equal 1 and 6
    Land use Modified 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 cool burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble removed
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    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 croplands
    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 - Rosedale
    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) ROSEDALE
    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) DENISON
    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) 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) - Rosedale
    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, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4641911.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.02888964 t/ha
    Potassium 0.09837463 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6442
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2595
    Endemism 0.0017029734
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0018030857
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 479.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.7069097 index
    Species Richness 175.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5393708
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 40.71 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 44.306667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 29.54 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1429734
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.14192267
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.916666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.205 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.859985 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.6462397
    Aridity index - month max 1.3725489
    Aridity index - month min 0.27120104
    Evaporation - annual mean 101.93426 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 13426.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 184.36507 mm
    Evaporation - month min 35.7 mm
    Evaporation - variability 10.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.3 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.40824 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.68564 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.39269 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.14217 %
    Humidity - month min relative 65.62128 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 65.62128 %
    Precipitation - annual 626.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 587.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 51.75 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.17073171
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 125.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 40.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 125.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.192053
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.19078948
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 133.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 65.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 183.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 43.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 19.545 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.9775 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.680359 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.38 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 9.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.65 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.35
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.65 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 14.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 151.5186 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 669.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 155.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 39.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 144.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 15.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 144.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 68.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 201.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 138.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 228.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 30.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 89.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 118.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 184.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3698.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 258.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 184.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 152.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.014142135 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.4940647 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.014142135 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 25949.004 m
    Remoteness index 1.9740539
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 566.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 107.0 %
    Runoff - average 365.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 3.4406748 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 77.375015
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 64.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.53 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 40.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6748732 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.9856372 %
    Clay % 42.82958 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 12.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.57
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.82
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.4197183
    Water holding capacity 38000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.55425 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 109.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 39.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 22.0 m
    Elevation 20.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.28826654 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.936731 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1286753 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6116 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 91.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 17.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 83.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0682 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 6.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 78.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 14.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8564 NDVI