Occurrence record: MEL 1584890A

PreservedSpecimen of Mesosphaerum suaveolens recorded on 1990-05-12

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 1584890A
Occurrence ID 3e4e451e-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Collector Clark, M.J.
Collecting number 2207
Reproductive condition fertile
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 215008d8-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1990-05-12
Supplied as year:1990  month:5  day:12 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 132
Event ID 600f20c9-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Mesosphaerum suaveolens
Supplied scientific name "Hyptis suaveolens"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Lamiales
Family Lamiaceae
Genus Mesosphaerum
Supplied as "Hyptis"
Species Mesosphaerum suaveolens
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (L.) Poit.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area West Arnhem (S)
Locality Murgenella Floodplain.
Habitat Relict dune with Eragrostis sp.; Cyperus scariosus dominated floodplain surrounding.
Latitude -11.9166667
Longitude 132.6833333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Murgenella Floodplain.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by Clark, M.J.
Location ID af918444-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 132° 41' E
Verbatim latitude 11° 55' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Directory of Important Wetlands Murgenella-Cooper Floodplain System
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Alligator Rivers Floodplains IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Managed resource protected areas
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    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 Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Subregions Darwin Coastal
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 EAST ALLIGATOR RIVER
    River Regions EAST ALLIGATOR RIVER
    Marine
    Estuary habitat mapping 12023 Murgenella Creek Mangrove
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Local Government Areas 2011 West Arnhem (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated West Arnhem
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WEST ARNHEM REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 1746
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1963
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY - TIWI - WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) NORTH-WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) COBOURG PENINSULA - DEMED HOMELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) JABIRU - TIWI
    PSMA Localities (2018) WEST ARNHEM
    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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) ARAFURA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARAFURA
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) GUNBALANYA WARD
    Statistical Local Areas West Arnhem (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Money Shoal Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qe
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Top End Coastal Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Mangrove
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Mangroves
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mangroves
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Mangroves,tidal mudflats,samphires and bare areas,claypan,sand,rock,salt lakes,lagoons,lakes
    Vegetation types - present Mangroves

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5867
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.0817
    Endemism 0.0033649893
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0042783637
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 14.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 323.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.129829 index
    Species Richness 91.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5914465
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 156.22 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 105.87583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.21604872
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.583694
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.489166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 24.1225 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.539978 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.6665038
    Aridity index - month max 2.062147
    Aridity index - month min 0.0053879307
    Evaporation - annual mean 181.282 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 28191.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 234.9 mm
    Evaporation - month min 141.6 mm
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.44 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.15 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.63957 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 67.102806 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.95055 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.63507 %
    Humidity - month min relative 59.777325 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 59.777325 %
    Precipitation - annual 1307.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1377.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 108.67702 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 8.705936
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.29927048
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 112.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.3209422
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 392.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 311.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 80.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 926.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 11.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.765 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 22.645 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.298218 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 19.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 19.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 25.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.59 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.26 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.55
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.75 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 150.38101 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1379.0 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 109.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 326.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 323.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 922.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 277.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 162.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 189.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 253.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 100.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 253.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 61.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1561.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 351.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 294.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 283.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.09433981 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.03 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3263.0166 m
    Remoteness index 14.2483835
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 1.0 years
    Fire frequency 6.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1458.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 56.0 %
    Runoff - average 6073.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.25978574 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 4.457975 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 109.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.01 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 13.0 %
    Bulk density 0.94526315 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.21445939 %
    Clay % 30.421053 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 12.029412 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.49
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 3.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 2.7263157
    Water holding capacity 23000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.02949 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 328.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 6.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Elevation 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.3002786 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.01556408 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.277 EVI
    NDVI Mean 21.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5844 NDVI