Occurrence record: MEL 0047939A

PreservedSpecimen of Aphelia gracilis | Slender Aphelia recorded on 1960-10-23

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium IPT
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection code National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 0047939A
Occurrence ID 4f52d9b0-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Cooke, D.A.
Identified date 1979-08-13
Collector Muir, T.B.
Record number 1552
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1979-08-13
Identification ID 2e361bd7-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1960-10-23
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Aphelia gracilis
Taxon rank species
Common name Slender Aphelia
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Centrolepidaceae
Genus Aphelia
Species Aphelia gracilis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Sond.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality Southern Grampians (S)
Locality In vicinity of Glenisla Station, 33 miles due south of Horsham, and 1 mile from Victoria Range.
Habitat In open position in partly cleared land.
Latitude -37.2167000000
Longitude 142.1667000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality In vicinity of Glenisla Station, 33 miles due south of Horsham, and 1 mile from Victoria Range.
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 25000.0
Georeference sources D17
Georeferenced by Curator
Continent Australia (Oceania)
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 142° 10' E
Verbatim latitude 37° 13' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Glenelg Hopkins
    NRM Regions 2014 Glenelg Hopkins
    NRM Regions 2015 Glenelg Hopkins
    NRM Regions 2017 Glenelg Hopkins
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Glenelg Hopkins
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Glenelg Hopkins
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Victorian Midlands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Dundas Tablelands
    IBRA 7 Regions Victorian Midlands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Dundas Tablelands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
    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: distinctly dry (and warm) summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 GLENELG RIVER
    River Regions GLENELG RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Wannon
    Local Government Areas 2011 Southern Grampians (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated S. Grampians Bal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SOUTHERN GRAMPIANS SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 26
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 721
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTHERN GRAMPIANS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GLENELG - SOUTHERN GRAMPIANS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WARRNAMBOOL AND SOUTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) WANNON
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) WANNON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) SOUTHERN GRAMPIANS - GLENELG
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) SOUTHERN GRAMPIANS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) GLENISLA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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 (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LOWAN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LOWAN
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) SOUTHERN GRAMPIANS SHIRE
    Statistical Local Areas S. Grampians (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czl
    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 Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Multiple Use Forest
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.3425117E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.017317 t/ha
    Potassium 0.04537 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.1293
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2164
    Endemism 0.0036997402
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0050659273
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2706.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.111636 index
    Species Richness 733.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.69145465
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 33.65 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 44.37 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 22.08 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3543664
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.35119167
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.015833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.219167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 25.040009 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.8300082
    Aridity index - month max 2.0445182
    Aridity index - month min 0.13714086
    Evaporation - annual mean 112.80329 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 13829.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 226.04497 mm
    Evaporation - month min 32.050797 mm
    Evaporation - variability 10.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.25 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.601006 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 68.50629 %
    Humidity - month max relative 96.29653 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.45016 %
    Humidity - month min relative 53.226757 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 53.226757 %
    Precipitation - annual 611.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 604.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 53.88692 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.6796967
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 225.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 31.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 83.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2078816
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2064674
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 87.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 80.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 225.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 45.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 19.219166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.0533333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 23.456635 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 25.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.25 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.16 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.48
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.32 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 205.10855 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 636.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 218.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 28.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 91.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 32.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 91.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 80.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 221.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 134.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 240.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 35.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 83.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 122.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 186.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4034.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 275.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 186.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 90.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.10816654 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.086692 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.10816654 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.117047 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 111914.94 m
    Remoteness index 6.338678
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1232.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 81.0 %
    Runoff - average 17.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 73.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5941919 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.2475194 %
    Clay % 27.340656 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 61.11111 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.6
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 3.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.9133837
    Water holding capacity 78000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.42228 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 81.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 107.083336 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 225.0 m
    Elevation 243.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.6902351 degrees
    Topographic relief 27.41927 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.37241 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2345 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 40.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 56.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 44.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0172 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 59.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 6.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4962 NDVI