Occurrence record: QRS 111757.1

Preserved specimen of Scaevola taccada (Gaertn.) Roxb. recorded on 1997-02-13

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource CNS AVH data
Institution code Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied institution code "CNS"
Collection Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied collection code "QRS"
Catalog number QRS 111757.1
Occurrence ID CNS:QRS:QRS 111757.1
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Collector Hyland, B.
Record number 15546
Reproductive condition flowers, fruit, fertile
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Occurrence remarks Shrub 2 m tall. Flowers white. Fruit white. Photo flowers and fruit.

Event

Occurrence date 1997-02-13
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Scaevola taccada
Supplied scientific name "Scaevola taccada (Gaertn.) Roxb."
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Asterales
Family Goodeniaceae
Genus Scaevola
Species Scaevola taccada
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Gaertn.) Roxb.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Just north of the Annan River mouth.
Habitat
Supplied as "Beach Forest."
Latitude -15.5167
Supplied as: "-15.5167000000"
Longitude 145.2667
Supplied as: "145.2667000000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Just north of the Annan River mouth.
Min elevation 5
Max elevation 5
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Georeference protocol topo
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim coordinates 15,31,,S,145,16,,E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow greater than 9 months
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Queensland Tropical Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Other minimal uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2014 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2015 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Cape York
    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 Cape York
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Starke Coastal Lowlands
    IBRA 7 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 7 Subregions Starke Coastal Lowlands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Cape York Peninsula Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture and temperature regime supports growth for 8���9 months of the year, with a 3���4 month dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ENDEAVOUR RIVER
    River Regions ENDEAVOUR RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Leichhardt
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cook (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cook
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 45
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 318
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) COOKTOWN
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) COOKTOWN
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA Localities (2018) COOKTOWN
    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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Cook (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cooktown Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Rainforests and Vine Thickets
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Dry rainforest or vine thickets
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Rainforests and vine thickets
    Vegetation types - present Rainforest and vine thickets

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3087449.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5939
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.6624
    Endemism 0.018910924
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.020854987
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 16.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 49171.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.7714615 index
    Species Richness 1360.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.0041674
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 110.94 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 148.925 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 11.52 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.1438838
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -5.8868217
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.950834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.869167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 13.460022 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.92181385
    Aridity index - month max 2.734491
    Aridity index - month min 0.089551196
    Evaporation - annual mean 166.61234 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 212.92648 mm
    Evaporation - month min 124.90409 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.51 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.43 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.12033 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 76.478 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.57716 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 80.11793 %
    Humidity - month min relative 72.37578 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 72.37578 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1876.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 146.1123 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 2.5087695
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 102.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 67.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.14375697
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 94.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -5.8931065
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 848.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 398.4265 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 104.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1119.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.3375 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 25.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 21.141666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 13.957367 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 17.88 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 18.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.05 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.72
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.62 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 313.8335 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1366.8816 m
    Remoteness index 7.915926
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.501153 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 23.740002 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.983723 Degrees C
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 26.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 0.14 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 26.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1802174 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -10875.802 %
    Clay % 27.365942 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 40.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.65
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.2 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 2.3235507
    Water holding capacity 28000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.43905 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 177.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 179.70833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 19.0 m
    Elevation 50.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.6434107 degrees
    Topographic relief 47.23289 m
    Topographic slope (%) 3.058135 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5957 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 90.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 17.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 83.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0026 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 6.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 13.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8134 NDVI