Occurrence record: MEL 2500709A

Preserved specimen of Acacia flexifolia A.Cunn. ex Benth. recorded on 2021-06-17

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2500709A
Occurrence ID bfdd0e52-7b6d-4826-937c-295386b6249d
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Walsh, N.G.
Identified date 2021-06-17
Collector Walsh, N.G.
Record number 9213
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rights holder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Establishment means NATIVE
Supplied as native
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Identified by ID http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q6041421
recorded by ID http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q6041421
Date identified 2021-06-17
Identification ID 5d748b18-0063-4ea9-82dd-d62de86cbad2

Event

Occurrence date 2021-06-17
Supplied as year:2021  month:6  day:17 
Date precision DAY
Start day of year 168

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Rosanae | Fabales | Fabaceae | Acacia
Scientific name Acacia flexifolia
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Genus Acacia
Species Acacia flexifolia
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship A.Cunn. ex Benth.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Hume Fwy, beside Melbourne-bound carriageway, c. 2 km WSW of Midland Hwy, adjacent to Reef Hills Park.
Habitat
Supplied as "Dry open forest."
Latitude -36.577778
Supplied as: "-36.5777777778"
Longitude 145.938611
Supplied as: "145.9386111111"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Hume Fwy, beside Melbourne-bound carriageway, c. 2 km WSW of Midland Hwy, adjacent to Reef Hills Park.
Min elevation 190
Max elevation 190
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Georeference protocol Google Earth
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 36° 34' 40" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Continent OCEANIA
Supplied as Oceania
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 56' 19" E
Verbatim SRS epsg:4326
Location ID 64d9798a-5a53-460a-bea9-2cd8e2c1db44

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    GER Central Victorial Biolinks GER Central Victorial Biolinks
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Nature conservation
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lowland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW2
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Goulburn-Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Goulburn-Murray: Shepparton Irrigation Region (GS8)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Goulburn-Murray: Highlands (GS8b)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW3
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Northern Victoria
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS5
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Broken
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys BROKEN
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones lowland
    NRM Regions 2010 Goulburn Broken
    NRM Regions 2014 Goulburn Broken
    NRM Regions 2015 Goulburn Broken
    NRM Regions 2017 Goulburn Broken
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Goulburn Broken
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Goulburn Broken
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions NSW South Western Slopes
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Northern Inland Slopes, Upper Slopes
    IBRA 7 Regions NSW South Western Slopes
    IBRA 7 Subregions Inland Slopes
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Mixed settlements
    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: no dry season (hot summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions BROKEN RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Indi
    Local Government Areas 2011 Benalla (RC)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Benalla Bal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BENALLA RURAL CITY
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Bangerang, Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Bangerang, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurung, Waywurru, Yorta Yorta
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 4
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 589
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BENALLA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WANGARATTA - BENALLA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) HUME
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) INDI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) INDI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) UPPER GOULBURN VALLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) STRATHBOGIE - MANSFIELD - MURIMBINDI
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) BENALLA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner 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) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) BENALLA RURAL CITY
    Statistical Local Areas Benalla (RC) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Fruit Fly Exclusion Zone - Tri State FFEZ
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czsws
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Victorian Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Woody savannas
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.5791342E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.017765 t/ha
    Potassium 0.029119 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5821
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.1522
    Endemism 0.008414199
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.008893005
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 20365.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.3669324 index
    Species Richness 1082.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7744533
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 33.01 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 49.66083 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 31.71 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1398736
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.13884169
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 22.986668 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.378333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.070007 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.89268947
    Aridity index - month max 2.2580645
    Aridity index - month min 0.18345042
    Evaporation - annual mean 112.73451 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 14169.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 224.57668 mm
    Evaporation - month min 31.0 mm
    Evaporation - variability 16.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 79.61367 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 65.81821 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.47834 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 81.34754 %
    Humidity - month min relative 50.268982 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 50.268982 %
    Precipitation - annual 647.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 674.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 56.529152 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.46191502
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 227.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 35.11661 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 114.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0627805
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.06239775
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 115.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 78.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 228.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 20.870832 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.809167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 26.399994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.67 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 29.69 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.79
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.71 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 21.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 137.26201 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 703.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 226.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 34.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 123.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 25.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 124.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 82.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 229.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 146.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 271.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 30.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 82.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 127.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 211.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5085.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 301.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 212.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 91.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.04 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.612079 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.04 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 135721.69 m
    Remoteness index 1.6483142
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1584.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 82.0 %
    Runoff - average 489.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.9 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 57.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.6 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5911429 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.2761368 %
    Clay % 43.55 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 12.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.64
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 3.4657142
    Water holding capacity 42000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.65265 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 30.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 42.708332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 177.0 m
    Elevation 167.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.318426 degrees
    Topographic relief 4.258499 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2670612 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3111 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 36.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 46.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 54.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0137 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 58.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.609 NDVI