Occurrence record: BRI AQ1009732

PreservedSpecimen of Cyperus bifax recorded on 2018-05-27

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource BRI AVH data
Institution Queensland Department of Environment and Science
Supplied institution code "BRI"
Collection Queensland Herbarium
Supplied collection code "Herbrecs"
Catalogue Number BRI AQ1009732
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:AQ1009732
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Booth, R.
Identified date 2019-08-01
Collector Appelman, C.N.|Dillewaard, H.A.
Supplied as "Appelman, C.N.; Dillewaard, H.A."
Collecting number Croydon5A_3
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2019-08-01

Event

Collecting date 2018-05-27
Date precision Day
Event remarks Co-dominant at site.
Verbatim event date 5/27/2018

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cyperus bifax
Supplied scientific name "Cyperus bifax C.B.Clarke"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Cyperus
Species Cyperus bifax
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Queensland, Burke
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Carpentaria (S)
Locality About 20km directly NNW of 'Iffley' homestead on road to Glenore station, circa 150km directly South of Normanton and 132km directly WSW of Croydon.
Habitat Cyperus spp., Cenchrus basedowii, Astrebla elymoides, Panicum decompositum tussock grassland on a level clay plain. Wondoola Beds geology.
Latitude -18.7163085
Longitude 141.1149895
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50.0
Georeference protocol GPS
County Burke
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    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 Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Gulf
    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 Gulf
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Gulf Plains
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Woondoola Plains
    IBRA 7 Regions Gulf Plains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Woondoola Plains
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Carpentaria Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Temperature and moisture are more seasonal strongly developed wet and dry seasons and the growing season is shorter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Tussock grassland (tropical semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    River Regions FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Kennedy
    Local Government Areas 2011 Carpentaria (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Carpentaria
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CARPENTARIA SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 163
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3233
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CARPENTARIA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CARPENTARIA - BURKE - MORNINGTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CARPENTARIA EXC. DOOMADGEE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA Localities (2018) FIELDING
    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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TRAEGER
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Carpentaria (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Carpentaria Lowlands Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czcwo
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Carpentaria Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Wondoola Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tussock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Other tussock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tussock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3003802.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2159
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.3476
    Endemism 0.009252044
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.009255174
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 18.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.322188 index
    Species Richness 11.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.2026049
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 185.48 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 48.181667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6199857
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.6013602
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.106667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.23 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 25.25 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.21953377
    Aridity index - month max 0.8463241
    Aridity index - month min 0.0043006144
    Evaporation - annual mean 241.64308 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 13258.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 325.7 mm
    Evaporation - month min 175.5 mm
    Evaporation - variability 22.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.2 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.2 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 64.154884 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 50.405518 %
    Humidity - month max relative 76.68249 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 60.327995 %
    Humidity - month min relative 43.811623 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 43.811623 %
    Precipitation - annual 602.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 602.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 50.583332 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 14.459459
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5660377
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 126.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.75409836
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 312.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 174.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 446.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.0075 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.125834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 32.399994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 25.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 12.11 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 12.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.54 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.38 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.25
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.09 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 146.83954 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 613.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 119.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 318.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 182.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 437.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 266.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 246.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 132.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 212.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 135.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 212.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 54.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3711.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 378.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 306.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 302.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.1456022 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.274402 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.24186772 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.1456022 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 112023.58 m
    Remoteness index 17.231062
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 20.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 202.0 %
    Runoff - average 2088.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 1.4545455 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 72.63322
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 77.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.42 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 52.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3792287 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.37682348 %
    Clay % 56.75136 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.12857144 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.22
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.65
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 4.0
    Water holding capacity 22000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 76.16917
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.95885 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 45.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 5.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 36.0 m
    Elevation 36.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.079575 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.06509079 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3485 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 63.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 35.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 65.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0162 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 42.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6657 NDVI