Occurrence record: BRI AQ0844335

PreservedSpecimen of Scleria brownii recorded on 2010-03-17

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 AQ0844335
Occurrence ID BRI AQ0844335
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Collector Ford, A.|Kemp, J.|Torello, M.
Supplied as "Ford, A.; Kemp, J.; Torello, M."
Collecting number AF5688
Reproductive condition fertile
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Secondary collectors Torello, M., Kemp, J.
Establishment means native
Occurrence remarks Clumping sedge to 1m high, often spreading. Rhizome short creeping.
Occurrence status present
Identification ID 2345.00

Event

Collecting date 2010-03-17
Date precision Day
Event remarks Small trees and shrubs: Dodonaea polyandra, Psychotria poliostemma, Memecylon and Myrsine. Very open understorey, sedges and grasses rare. Uncommon in area, prefers small sunny gaps.
Verbatim event date 3/17/2010

Taxonomy

Scientific name Scleria brownii
Supplied scientific name "Scleria brownii Kunth"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Scleria
Species Scleria brownii
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Kunth
Nomenclatural code ICBN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Queensland, Cook
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Cook (S)
Locality Cooktown Golf Course, off Quarantine Bay road, site 222.
Habitat Low notophyll-microphyll littoral rainforest on white sand; much organic matter in topsoil. Canopy: Halfordia, Pleurostylia, Terminalia muelleri, Drypetes, Acacia polystachya, Mimusops, Euroschinus and Cyclophyllum maritimum.
Latitude -15.51308329951314
Supplied as: "-15.513083300000002"
Longitude 145.27108330000002
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Verbatim coordinate system decimal degrees
Minimum elevation in metres 10.0
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 100.0
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by unknown
Verbatim SRS GDA94
Continent Oceania
County Cook
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 145.2710833333
Verbatim latitude -15.5130833333

Additional properties

abcd2:herbarium unit-cultivated occurrence not cultivated
abcd2:herbarium unit-natural occurrence native

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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 Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    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
    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 Other native forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Other shrublands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Unresolved Tenure
    Vegetation types - native Other shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Other shrublands

    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 species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.011486
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 110.207855 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 149.17303 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 11.650715 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.1439285
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -5.8849473
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.84613 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.74863 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 13.477142 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1880.5 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 102.333336 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 67.833336 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 94.166664 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 848.6667 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 104.166664 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1120.3334 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 mean (Bio01) 25.566668 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 13.55 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 18.35 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.55 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.0166664 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.333334 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.72
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.866667 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.933334 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.466667 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 296.76355 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1929.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 100.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 21.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 67.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 94.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 975.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 425.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1195.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 256.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 188.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 228.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 76.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 246.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 58.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1938.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 318.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 277.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 275.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.022360679 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.022360679 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1366.8816 m
    Remoteness index 7.964927
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.501153 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 18.0 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.103252 Degrees C
    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 1.2650572 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 34.27905 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 41.190475 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.6483333
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.45 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 2.794648
    Water holding capacity 34000.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.6248 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 141.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 196.66667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 17.0 m
    Elevation 24.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.6434107 degrees
    Topographic relief 25.88973 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.040704 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5278 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 89.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 29.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 71.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0026 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 6.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 14.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8164 NDVI