Occurrence record: MELUD106515a

PreservedSpecimen of Nicotiana megalosiphon subsp. sessilifolia recorded on 2005-10-16

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MELU AVH data
Institution The University of Melbourne
Supplied institution code "MELU"
Collection The University of Melbourne Herbarium
Supplied collection code "MELU"
Catalogue Number MELUD106515a
Occurrence ID ad4562cf-19af-4e58-9577-a2b59eadc122
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 2
Identified by Marks, C.E.
Identified date 2006-10-16
Collector Marks, C.E.|Marks, L.
Supplied as "Marks, C.E.; Marks, L."
Collecting number 176
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2006-10-16

Event

Collecting date 2005-10-16
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Nicotiana megalosiphon subsp. sessilifolia
Taxon rank subspecies
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Solanales
Family Solanaceae
Genus Nicotiana
Species Nicotiana megalosiphon
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship P.Horton

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area Central Desert (S)
Locality Alongside the Ross Highway where it crosses Mt Benstead Creek, 5 km east of Trephina Gorge turn off, Alice Springs
Latitude -23.5333333
Longitude 134.3666667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Location remarks On sandy flats alongside dry creekline. Habitat: Eucalyptus camaldulensis and grass. Growing togther with Nicotiana velutina (CM175; MELU D106495). Large population spread intermittently along creek for several kilometers.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources GA gazetteer
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Trephina Gorge
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Trephina Gorge
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Trephina Gorge
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Trephina Gorge
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Central Australian Freshwater
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Great Sandy-Tanami-Central Ranges Desert
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    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 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions MacDonnell Ranges
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions MacDonnell Ranges P3
    IBRA 7 Regions MacDonnell Ranges
    IBRA 7 Subregions Hartz Range
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Central Ranges Xeric Scrub
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    River Regions DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Trephina Gorge Nature Park ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Central Desert (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Sandover
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CENTRAL DESERT REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 437
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 494
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SANDOVER - PLENTY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ALICE SPRINGS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) ATITJERE - AKARNENEHE - ENGAWALA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ATITJERE - AKARNENEHE OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) APATULA
    PSMA Localities (2018) HART
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very 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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) AKITYARRE WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Central Desert (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Arunta Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Nlbs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Australian Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Central Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous managed, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus low open woodlands with hummock grass
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Hummock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Hummock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8364
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.3721
    Endemism 0.011092032
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.011567618
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 7526.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.445332 index
    Species Richness 825.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.0826958
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 114.8 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 22.355833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 2.89 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.83228934
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.19778399
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.440834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.505833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 32.839996 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.09650067
    Aridity index - month max 0.15849563
    Aridity index - month min 0.03375566
    Evaporation - annual mean 243.21672 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 6660.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 383.66263 mm
    Evaporation - month min 112.59303 mm
    Evaporation - variability 37.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 61.571236 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 46.371628 %
    Humidity - month max relative 79.689026 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 57.799603 %
    Humidity - month min relative 39.06042 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 39.06042 %
    Precipitation - annual 286.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 312.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 23.69976 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.737385
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 7.215655 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7754456
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 61.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.28453043
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 138.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 45.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 141.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 21.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.894167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.358334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 34.26654 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 33.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.11 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.27 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.1
    Temperature - warmest month min 20.52 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 171.72948 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 283.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 40.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 34.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 48.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 118.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 42.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 120.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 212.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 331.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 39.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 161.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 150.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6038.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 370.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 284.0 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 7.842168 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.6135144 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 874645.8 m
    Remoteness index 12.479798
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 15.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 276.0 %
    Runoff - average 302.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 12.926198
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 21.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.0525234 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.13562597 %
    Clay % 14.656542 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 140.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.1
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.13
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 1.7546729
    Water holding capacity 21000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 14.264606
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.36919 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 168.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 207.08333 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 608.0 m
    Elevation 731.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.42020252 degrees
    Topographic relief 93.76154 m
    Topographic slope (%) 5.806105 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1575 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 29.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 9.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 68.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 23.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0097 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 33.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3641 NDVI