Occurrence record: MEL 0702867A

PreservedSpecimen of Cyperus difformis recorded on 1991-04-20

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 0702867A
Occurrence ID 23d8b9e4-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Collector Forster, P.I.
Collecting number 7954
Reproductive condition fertile
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification ID 1176c70b-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1991-04-20
Supplied as year:1991  month:4  day:20 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 110
Event ID 517f7fed-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Cyperaceae | Cyperus
Scientific name Cyperus difformis
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
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
Scientific name authorship L.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Rockhampton (R)
Locality Melaleuca Creek Scrub, 'Roodwood'. Grid ref.: 8851-823292.
Habitat Reddish soil with numerous rock fragments, semi-evergreen vine thicket.
Latitude -23.2000000000
Longitude 149.7667000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Melaleuca Creek Scrub, 'Roodwood'. Grid ref.: 8851-823292.
Minimum elevation in metres 200
Maximum elevation in metres 200
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by Forster, P.I.
Location ID a8e466de-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 149° 46' E
Verbatim latitude 23° 12' S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Goodedulla
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Goodedulla
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Goodedulla
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Goodedulla
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    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
    NRM Regions 2010 Fitzroy
    NRM Regions 2014 Fitzroy
    NRM Regions 2015 Fitzroy
    NRM Regions 2017 Fitzroy
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Fitzroy
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Fitzroy
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Boomer Range
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 7 Subregions Boomer Range
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Growth is limited by moisture rather than temperature and the winters are mild. Growth is relatively even through the year
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: moderately dry winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest and woodland (tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FITZROY RIVER (QLD)
    River Regions FITZROY RIVER (QLD)
    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 Flynn
    Local Government Areas 2011 Rockhampton (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Fitzroy - Pt B
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 ROCKHAMPTON REGIONAL
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Darumbal People QCD2016/006
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 136
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 7482
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ROCKHAMPTON REGION - WEST
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ROCKHAMPTON
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CENTRAL QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) FLYNN
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) FLYNN
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) ROCKHAMPTON - YEPPOON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ROCKHAMPTON - SOUTH
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) ROCKHAMPTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) GLENROY
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer 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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MIRANI
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MIRANI
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Rockhampton (R) - Fitzroy Pt B
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Proserpine Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Psb
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Fitzroy Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Connors Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Rainforests and vine thickets
    Vegetation types - present Rainforest and vine thickets

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8490900.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2676
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6877
    Endemism 0.01527488
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.015393345
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1201.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.4233494 index
    Species Richness 339.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.27664068
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 105.43 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 49.364166 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 16.72 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6030558
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.65179604
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.249166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 16.935 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.0 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.37913054
    Aridity index - month max 0.7361559
    Aridity index - month min 0.14447868
    Evaporation - annual mean 154.6181 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 14302.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 215.98088 mm
    Evaporation - month min 89.631996 mm
    Evaporation - variability 23.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.26 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.21 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 76.388306 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 63.13244 %
    Humidity - month max relative 80.494316 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 67.61074 %
    Humidity - month min relative 58.268387 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 58.268387 %
    Precipitation - annual 739.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 669.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 60.514294 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.7176535
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 90.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 77.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8148019
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 48.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.22556041
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 275.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 121.22669 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 275.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 22.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.2125 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 22.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 15.1449995 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 22.437714 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 8.22 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 16.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.35 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.39
    Temperature - warmest month min 20.64 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 148.96648 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 776.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 86.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 22.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 77.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 61.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 374.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 138.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 374.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 215.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 234.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 82.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 158.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 123.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 170.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3968.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 316.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 259.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 259.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.6462198 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.17 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 80506.96 m
    Remoteness index 7.1153717
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 230.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 217.0 %
    Runoff - average 701.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 192.91 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.8 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 41.041264
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 94.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.43 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 37.0 %
    Bulk density 1.2260606 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.436683 %
    Clay % 27.185606 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 17.5 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.36
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.48
    Nutrient status 1.05 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.3 m
    Soil pedality 1.9560606
    Water holding capacity 14000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 66.254036
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.6001 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 334.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 184.20833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 212.0 m
    Elevation 184.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.7517936 degrees
    Topographic relief 79.14455 m
    Topographic slope (%) 5.152596 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2764 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 40.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0027 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 59.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4549 NDVI