Occurrence record: MEL 2121485A

PreservedSpecimen of Comesperma ericinum recorded on 2000-10-15

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 2121485A
Occurrence ID f3791d48-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Stajsic, V.
Identified date 2000-10-15
Collector Stajsic, V.
Collecting number 2565
Reproductive condition flowers | buds
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 2000-10-15
Identification ID f254034d-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 2000-10-15
Supplied as year:2000  month:10  day:15 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 289
Event ID 31833153-1abc-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 Ballarat (C)
Locality Canadian State Forest, Clay Rd, ca. 200 metres W from junction with Boundary Rd. AMG Ref: 54 756200 5836200.
Habitat Dry sclerophyll forest dominated by Eucalyptus dives and E. obliqua. Associated species: Xanthorrhoea australis, Exocarpos cupressiformis, Pultenaea gunnii ssp gunnii, Poa sieberiana, Tetratheca ciliata, Acrotriche serrulata, Helichrysum scorpioides, Ozothamnus obcordatus, Podolobium procumbens, Leucopogon virgatus, Dianella revoluta, Epacris impressa, Acacia aculeatissima, Acacia stricta, Gompholobium huegelii, Dillwynia glaberrima, D. hispida, Daviesia leptophylla, Stylidium graminifolium, and Lomandra filiformis.
Latitude -37.5850000000
Longitude 143.9019000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Canadian State Forest, Clay Rd, ca. 200 metres W from junction with Boundary Rd. AMG Ref: 54 756200 5836200.
Minimum elevation in metres 450
Maximum elevation in metres 450
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeference sources J36
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by Stajsic, V.
Georeferenced date 2000-10-15
Supplied as 2000-10-15 00:00:00.0
Location ID 9a7cce0b-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 143° 54' 7" E
Verbatim latitude 37° 35' 6" S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q26714177
recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q26714177

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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
    GER Central Victorial Biolinks GER Central Victorial Biolinks
    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 - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Plantations
    NRM Regions 2010 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2014 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2015 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2017 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Corangamite
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Four practices equal
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Corangamite
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Victorian Midlands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Central Victorian Uplands
    IBRA 7 Regions Victorian Midlands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Central Victorian Uplands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    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
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BARWON RIVER-LAKE CORANGAMITE
    River Regions BARWON RIVER-LAKE CORANGAMITE
    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 Ballarat
    Local Government Areas 2011 Ballarat (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Ballarat - Central
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BALLARAT CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 20
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1550
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BALLARAT - SOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BALLARAT
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) BALLARAT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) BALLARAT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) BALLARAT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BALLARAT
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BALLARAT
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) CANADIAN
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 50,000 TO 99,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) BALLARAT
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) BALLARAT
    PSMA Wards (2018) SOUTH WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Ballarat (C) - Central
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Osc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West Victorian Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    Land cover Plantation (hardwood)
    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 Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 9808116.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.016011426 t/ha
    Potassium 0.05823319 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7735
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.0685
    Endemism 0.004130604
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.005320943
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 16026.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.5085354 index
    Species Richness 974.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.8483532
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 36.98 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 61.2325 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 37.62 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3194016
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.31740674
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 18.039167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 7.475 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.659973 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.3010557
    Aridity index - month max 3.0116405
    Aridity index - month min 0.26467806
    Evaporation - annual mean 85.43671 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 15964.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 173.79604 mm
    Evaporation - month min 24.463594 mm
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.28 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 84.463486 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 75.9683 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.67752 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 88.617424 %
    Humidity - month min relative 61.43149 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 61.43149 %
    Precipitation - annual 744.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 830.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 68.71146 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.3513856
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 261.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 46.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 135.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2342676
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.23304102
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 143.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 91.67555 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 271.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 45.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 16.265833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 11.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 6.0383334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.363586 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.36 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 6.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 23.97 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.43
    Temperature - warmest month min 10.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 17.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 187.9287 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 888.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 268.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 47.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 143.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 25.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 143.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 104.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 287.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 116.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 222.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 23.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 65.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 107.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 168.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4038.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 245.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 168.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 88.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.68593 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.04 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 40785.3 m
    Remoteness index 0.20317009
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2650.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 56.0 %
    Runoff - average 635.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 760.6446 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 107.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.43 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 23.0 %
    Bulk density 1.651414 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.1837173 %
    Clay % 41.427113 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 16.666666 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.77
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.329446
    Water holding capacity 37000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.44888 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 316.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 153.70833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 518.0 m
    Elevation 503.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.4770771 degrees
    Topographic relief 31.10699 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.370059 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2868 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 74.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 33.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 67.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0548 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 68.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 8.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6925 NDVI