Occurrence record: HO90281

PreservedSpecimen of Melaleuca ericifolia | Swamp paperbark recorded on 1983-12-09


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource HO AVH data
Institution code Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "HO"
Collection code Tasmanian Herbarium
Catalog number HO90281
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by B.A. Barlow
Identified date 1987
Collector Buchanan, A.M.
Record number 2017
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence remarks Alt.: s.l.
Occurrence status present
Collection code HO
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1987


Collecting date 1983-12-09
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 09 Dec 1983


Scientific name Melaleuca ericifolia
Supplied scientific name "Melaleuca ericifolia Sm."
Taxon rank species
Common name Swamp paperbark
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Myrtales
Family Myrtaceae
Genus Melaleuca
Species Melaleuca ericifolia
Taxonomic issue Match to misapplied name
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Sm.


Country Australia
State / Province Tasmania
Locality Sarah Island, W end of island
Habitat On wet flats
Latitude -42.381964
Supplied as: "-42.383333"
Longitude 145.434394
Supplied as: "145.433333"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "unknown"
Verbatim locality Sarah Island, W end of island
Minimum elevation in meters 0
Coordinate precision 0.016667
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1000.0
Verbatim SRS AGM66
Biome Marine
Country code AU
Verbatim elevation 0.0
Supplied as 0

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Macquarie Harbour
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Macquarie Harbour
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Macquarie Harbour
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Macquarie Harbour
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 North West
    NRM Regions 2014 North West TAS
    NRM Regions 2015 North West
    NRM Regions 2017 North West NRM Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North West NRM Region
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southern Tasmania
    IMCRA 4 Regions Tasmanian Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Franklin
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Less severe winters and longer moist summers suitable for some crops
    Estuary habitat mapping 30752 Macquarie Harbour Central Basin
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 1.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WEST COAST COUNCIL
    PSMA Localities (2018) SOUTHWEST
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MURCHISON
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BRADDON
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes, lagoons
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Freshwater, dams, lakes, lagoons or aquatic plants

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 1.0 $/ha
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4151
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.2931
    Endemism 0.0087306425
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0042987913
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Occurrence Density 3.3580246 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.7917595 index
    Species Richness 1.2098765 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 3.4446588
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 6.9656663
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.8204039
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 66.78729 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 113.825 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 31.005833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.0625 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.48 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.043333333 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 84.00067 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 89.468285 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 78.30055 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 165.67563 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 85.11417 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0537621
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.596852 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.8953799 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.52655655
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.05365086
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.8965254
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 230.595 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean 98.888336 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -18.6325 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 193.69333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 18.83 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 11.118542 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 3.6066666 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 16.489584 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.282153 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.709991 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 5.425833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 12.259167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.003357 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.3225098 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 9.949158 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.207433 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.3041687 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -1.8399963 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 6.8333435 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.135834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 11.1866665 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 2081.4 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 659.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 21.6 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 353.4 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 357.2 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 57.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 661.8 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean 110.27345 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -12.609795 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 10.94 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 4.98 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 16.66 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 19.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 3.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 55.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 17.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 5.56 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 11.74 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.86 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.559999 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.92 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.516 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.878
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 20.56 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 14.940001 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 153.11218 km/day
    Wind run - month max 181.43326 km/day
    Wind run - month min 131.93205 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.3744533 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.25 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.5094538 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 4.0189075 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 3.0 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 4.0189075 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 1.7 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.7 m/s
    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) 1523.4315 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.41 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 8.49 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.0799999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 6.4017 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.016 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.98999995 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.23 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.03 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 12.73 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.82 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.14 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0015 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 8.78 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 17.27 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 13.112404 Degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.8999999
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -8.151364E-4 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -0.009781637 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 80.99999
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 80.99999
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 105.56707 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 197.38351 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 181.49246 Gal
    Bulk density 1.385812 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 142.1518 kgC/ha
    Clay % 17.01044 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 68.75 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 190.90909 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 24.7 my
    Lithology - fertility 3.166667 index
    Lithology - mean age 500.325 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 2.6992521 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.392697 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -6.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 1.0
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.986
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.996
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 0.4
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.996
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 10350.36 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 43.13109 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 165.7159 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.3 index
    Pedality hydrological score 2.3900232
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 30.27727 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 1945.5566 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 7.880302 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.3900232
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 7.144422
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity 62000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 152.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.86576 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 37.666668 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.7265814 degrees
    Topographic relief 66.26852 m
    Topographic roughness 144.0545 %
    Topographic slope (%) 3.295214 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.8640326
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0027 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 87.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0123 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 3.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1803 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 98.77778 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 165.0 Day