Occurrence record: BRI AQ1003439

PreservedSpecimen of Cyperus difformis recorded on 2018-06-11

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 AQ1003439
Occurrence ID BRI AQ1003439
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Louden, M.A.
Identified date 2019-01-23
Collector Mcdonald, K.R.
Supplied as "McDonald, K.R."
Collecting number KRM20542
Reproductive condition Fruit
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Occurrence remarks Tufted sedge 15cm.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2019-01-23

Event

Collecting date 2018-06-11
Date precision Day
Event remarks Localised, occasional.
Verbatim event date 6/11/2018

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cyperus difformis
Supplied scientific name "Cyperus difformis L."
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Cyperus
Species Cyperus difformis
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Queensland, Cook
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Etheridge (S)
Locality Littleton NP, Riley's Dam.
Habitat Eucalyptus microneura, Melaleuca viridiflora, M. citrolens woodland on alluviums.
Latitude -18.199444399999997
Longitude 142.53916669999998
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50.0
Georeference protocol GPS
County Cook
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Littleton
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Littleton
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Littleton
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Gulf
    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 Northern Gulf
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Einasleigh Uplands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Georgetown - Croydon
    IBRA 7 Regions Einasleigh Uplands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Georgetown-Croydon
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Einasleigh Upland Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Temperature and moisture are more seasonal strongly developed wet and dry seasons and the growing season is shorter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    River Regions FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Kennedy
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Small Scale Mining and Exploration Activities North Queensland Area TAGALAKA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Etheridge (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Etheridge
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 ETHERIDGE SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Tagalaka People #2
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Tagalaka People #2 QCD2012/013
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 57
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1654
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CROYDON - ETHERIDGE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) KURANDA - CROYDON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ETHERIDGE TABLELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) GILBERT RIVER
    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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TRAEGER
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Etheridge (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Georgetown Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Mfci
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Gregory Range
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Acacia
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus low open woodlands with tussock grass
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3003802.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 30.220306 t/ha
    Potassium 30.303398 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4296
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.467
    Endemism 0.0026522118
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0026595674
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 7.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.9459101 index
    Species Richness 7.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.28283384
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 140.1 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 56.145 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.47 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.42888185
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.3041141
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.556667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.935 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.309998 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.32078284
    Aridity index - month max 1.2316859
    Aridity index - month min 0.019819282
    Evaporation - annual mean 209.79625 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 16626.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 291.43753 mm
    Evaporation - month min 148.33755 mm
    Evaporation - variability 25.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.1 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.28 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 66.49577 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 49.383865 %
    Humidity - month max relative 78.80679 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 60.511654 %
    Humidity - month min relative 40.139935 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 40.139935 %
    Precipitation - annual 761.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 721.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 62.92172 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 12.2841625
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.41721854
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 126.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.375
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 254.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 215.06061 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 53.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 536.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.8975 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.0625 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 29.200012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 12.78 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.19 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.13
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.29 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 125.39033 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 763.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 121.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 382.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 227.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 546.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 262.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 249.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 128.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 140.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 56.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3381.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 377.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 299.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 287.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.946407 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.110453606 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 138592.28 m
    Remoteness index 15.459329
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 8.0 years
    Fire frequency 2.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 264.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 162.0 %
    Runoff - average 1054.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 190.0 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 34.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.58 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 22.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4592857 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.12565185 %
    Clay % 5.1571426 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.3
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.88
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 1.95
    Water holding capacity 51500.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.13307 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 85.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 49.166668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 193.0 m
    Elevation 204.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.6248921 degrees
    Topographic relief 11.08466 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.5787088 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2838 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 53.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 25.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 18.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 57.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0116 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 40.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5748 NDVI