Occurrence record: HO521231

PreservedSpecimen of Leptorhynchos squamatus subsp. alpinus | Alpine Buttons recorded on 2002-02-19

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource HO AVH data
Institution Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "HO"
Collection Tasmanian Herbarium
Supplied collection code "HO"
Catalogue Number HO521231
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Wapstra, H.|Wapstra, A.
Collecting number 7
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Occurrence remarks Occurring in patches. Bright yellow only. This lowland form is very common and widespread on all sorts of soil types, in grassy areas. We have previously collected the pale form from other highland grasslands in the north west south of Burnie as well as further along the Lake Highway at greater altitudes but it does not occur on Mount Wellington near Hobart. There seems to be a relationship between altitude and proportion of pale to bright yellow
Occurrence status present

Event

Collecting date 2002-02-19
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 19 Feb 2002

Taxonomy

Scientific name Leptorhynchos squamatus subsp. alpinus
Supplied scientific name "Leptorhynchos squamatus subsp. alpinus Flann"
Taxon rank subspecies
Common name Alpine Buttons
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae
Genus Leptorhynchos
Species Leptorhynchos squamatus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
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Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Infraspecific epithet alpinus
Scientific name authorship Flann

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality Howden, S of Hobart
Habitat Grassy roadside.
Latitude -43.02723
Supplied as: "-43.028611"
Longitude 147.291042
Supplied as: "147.290000"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "EPSG:4202"
Verbatim coordinate system UTM
Verbatim locality Howden, S of Hobart
Minimum elevation in metres 20
Coordinate precision 0.000278
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50.0
Georeferenced by Wapstra, H.
Verbatim SRS EPSG:20255
Verbatim coordinates AMG 55 523627 5235955
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim elevation 20.0
Supplied as 20

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia South-east Tasmania IBA
    NRM Regions 2010 South
    NRM Regions 2014 South
    NRM Regions 2015 South
    NRM Regions 2017 South NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South NRM Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Tasmanian South East
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions South East
    IBRA 7 Regions Tasmanian South East
    IBRA 7 Subregions South East
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Mixed settlements
    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 (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 KINGSTON COAST
    River Regions KINGSTON COAST
    Marine
    Estuary habitat mapping 30904 North West Bay Intertidal Flats
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Kingborough
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 KINGBOROUGH COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) FRANKLIN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) FRANKLIN
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Tasmanian Hills

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3022633.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5896
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.564
    Endemism 0.019388406
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.021902487
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4126
    Migratory species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 57777.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.221865 index
    Species Richness 2230.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 11.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.6946747
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 40.12 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 51.256668 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 38.62 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.258975
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.25706038
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 18.081667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.740833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.75 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.9876785
    Aridity index - month max 2.3096075
    Aridity index - month min 0.31292638
    Evaporation - annual mean 81.52083 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 14325.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 150.19507 mm
    Evaporation - month min 24.247534 mm
    Evaporation - variability 3.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.3 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.453896 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 76.38934 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.383316 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.69091 %
    Humidity - month min relative 71.10865 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 71.10865 %
    Precipitation - annual 896.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 651.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 56.16802 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.023943933
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 171.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 45.00229 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 137.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1258149
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.12502861
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 147.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 67.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 193.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 49.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 16.380833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 12.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 6.8933334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.147552 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.05 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 11.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.19 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.02
    Temperature - warmest month min 10.67 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 22.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 16.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 141.4501 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.06 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.35999998 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.06 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 6617.2236 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Remoteness index 2.05
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 3784.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 41.0 %
    Runoff - average 1291.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.38 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 9.63 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.6899999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 8.7376995 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.009000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.87 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.26 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.059998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 13.009999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.88 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.48999998 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 9.01 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 18.64 100 x degrees C
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 59.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.26 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 19.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5725472 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 8.145301 %
    Clay % 20.033018 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 155.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.73
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 2.1886792
    Water holding capacity 62000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.73184 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 247.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 55.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 10.0 m
    Elevation 42.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.39938393 degrees
    Topographic relief 20.10472 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.482463 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0355 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 11.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 72.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4027 NDVI