Occurrence record: MEL 2390977A

PreservedSpecimen of Cyperus difformis recorded on 2012-05-29

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 2390977A
Occurrence ID c5df9c9e-3d41-4534-adef-4c49ad1e3e26
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Wilson, K.L.
Identified date 2012
Collector Wilson, K.L.
Collecting number 10795
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Occasional.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2012
Identification ID 0f81ac84-ce1b-4f36-9275-de17ef0686bd

Event

Collecting date 2012-05-29
Supplied as year:2012  month:5  day:29 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 150
Event ID 04cc8701-7269-4285-bf0d-4eb720329ced

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Cyperaceae | Cyperus
Scientific name Cyperus difformis
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Cyperus
Species Cyperus difformis
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship L.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Warrumbungle Shire (A)
Locality Trap Yard Dam, just W of Western Way, c. 5 km NW of intersection with Baradine - Pilliga road.
Habitat open forest (Eucalyptus pilligaensis). Red clayey soil on tank margins; greyer clay in low-lying area. In mud on margins. Also Cyperus exaltatus (KW 10794), C. cf. bifax, Eleocharis pallens, E. plana, E. pusilla, Juncus aridicola, J. radula. Nearby on higher ground: Carex inversa and Cyperus gracilis.
Latitude -30.7916666992
Supplied as: "-30.7916667000"
Longitude 148.9861111
Supplied as: "148.9861111000"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4283"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Trap Yard Dam, just W of Western Way, c. 5 km NW of intersection with Baradine - Pilliga road.
Minimum elevation in metres 249
Maximum elevation in metres 249
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50.0
Georeference protocol Unknown
Georeferenced by Wilson, K.L.
Verbatim SRS epsg:4283
Location ID aa225db4-c044-4373-ad1c-c29824bfaf0d
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim elevation 249 +/- 20 m
Verbatim longitude 148° 59' 10" E
Verbatim latitude 30° 47' 30" S

Additional properties

identified by id https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7419-8222
recorded by id https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7419-8222

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Merriwindi
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Merriwindi
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Merriwindi
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Merriwindi
    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
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Pilliga IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Forestry
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW13
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Gunnedah-Oxley Basin MDB (GS17)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW14
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Namoi
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS21
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Namoi
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys NAMOI
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones slopes
    NRM Regions 2010 Namoi
    NRM Regions 2014 Central West
    NRM Regions 2015 Central West
    NRM Regions 2017 Central West
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Central West
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Central West
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Pilliga Outwash
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 7 Subregions Pilliga Outwash
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Most plant growth in summer, although summers are moisture limiting. Temperature limits growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: no dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt woodland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions NAMOI RIVER
    Marine
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Parkes
    Local Government Areas 2011 Warrumbungle Shire (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Warrumbungle Shire
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WARRUMBUNGLE SHIRE COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Barkindji, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Guwamu/Kooma, Kambuwal, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Murrawarri, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Wailwan, Wiradjuri
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Barapa Barapa, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Githabul, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Guwamu (Kooma), Kambuwal, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Maraura, Murrawarri, Mutthi Mutthi, Nari Nari, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wail
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Central West
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 818
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) COONABARABRAN
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DUBBO
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR WEST AND ORANA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PARKES
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PARKES
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WARRUMBUNGLE SHIRE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) COONABARABRAN - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) DUBBO
    PSMA Localities (2018) KENEBRI
    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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARWON
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Warrumbungle Shire (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Surat Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Upper Darling Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3910963.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4492
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.5331
    Endemism 8.021224E-4
    Endemism (Non-marine) 8.06127E-4
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3647.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.932524 index
    Species Richness 348.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.30790287
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 60.71 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 43.377502 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 26.64 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0576053
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.057126317
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.105 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.898334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.860016 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.32609895
    Aridity index - month max 0.6472492
    Aridity index - month min 0.1659941
    Evaporation - annual mean 176.83614 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 13800.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 313.26416 mm
    Evaporation - month min 61.8 mm
    Evaporation - variability 23.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.19 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 74.71816 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 62.87127 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.45125 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 74.9546 %
    Humidity - month min relative 53.355278 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 53.355278 %
    Precipitation - annual 558.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 586.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 47.333332 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.44635195
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 125.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 35.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 119.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.078125
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.07751938
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 185.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 78.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 194.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 31.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 25.089167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 10.279166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 29.899994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.43 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.17 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.07
    Temperature - warmest month min 18.07 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 24.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 156.36581 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 611.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 118.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 36.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 117.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 29.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 211.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 89.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 211.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 181.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 304.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 30.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 106.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 146.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 117.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5718.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 334.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 253.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 253.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.12369317 degrees
    Distance - to coast 3.502028 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.12369317 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.19026297 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 193870.88 m
    Remoteness index 7.4880066
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 76.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 333.0 %
    Runoff - average 74.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.8 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 53.590843
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 58.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 8.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5784535 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.7070157 %
    Clay % 33.35464 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 40.6 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.34
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.58
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.956701
    Water holding capacity 25000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 58.25243
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.23155 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 341.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 23.208334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 254.0 m
    Elevation 249.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.16371445 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.338287 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1738643 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2434 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 35.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 9.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 33.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 58.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0183 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 40.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.627 NDVI