Occurrence record: HO569433

PreservedSpecimen of Melaleuca ericifolia | Swamp paperbark recorded on 1976-02-06


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource HO AVH data
Institution code Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "HO"
Collection code Tasmanian Herbarium
Supplied collection code "HO"
Catalog number HO569433
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Richley, L.
Record number s.n.
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence remarks Ex Tasmanian Department Of Agriculture Herbarium.
Occurrence status present


Collecting date 1976-02-06
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 06 Feb 1976


Scientific name Melaleuca ericifolia
Supplied scientific name "Melaleuca ericifolia Sm."
Taxon rank species
Common name Swamp paperbark
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Myrtales
Family Myrtaceae
Genus Melaleuca
Species Melaleuca ericifolia
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Sm.


Country Australia
State / Province Tasmania
Locality Woolnorth Point.
Habitat Associated plants - Australian blackthorn, Leptospermum sp. Poorly drained sand soil.
Latitude -40.648626
Supplied as: "-40.650000"
Longitude 144.717711
Supplied as: "144.716667"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "unknown"
Verbatim locality Woolnorth Point.
Coordinate precision 0.016667
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1000.0
Georeferenced by Tasmanian Herbarium (HO)
Verbatim SRS AGM66
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Tasmanian Temperate Rainforests
    Land use Other minimal uses
    NRM Regions 2010 North West
    NRM Regions 2014 North West TAS
    NRM Regions 2015 North West
    NRM Regions 2017 North West NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North West NRM Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North West NRM Region
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions King
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions King
    IBRA 7 Regions King
    IBRA 7 Subregions King
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Forests
    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 (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SMITHTON-BURNIE COAST
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Plateau
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CIRCULAR HEAD COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MURCHISON
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BRADDON
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Bass Coastal Platforms
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Melaleuca
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Low Closed Forests and Tall Closed Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Low closed forest or tall closed shrublands (including Acacia, Melaleuca and Banksia)
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation types - native Low closed forests and closed shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Low closed forest and tall closed shrubland

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 1.0 $/ha
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.358
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.7367
    Endemism 0.0044353614
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0048276763
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Occurrence Density 2087.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.98456 index
    Species Richness 379.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.0063357
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 2.2997055
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.24668053
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 89.34771 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 153.2 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 46.192 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.401 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 85.80133 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 89.03196 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 82.00713 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 66.54608 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 32.029 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0899583
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.59144175 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.55380553 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.38681585
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.08947304
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -1.5715748
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 106.228 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -22.801624 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -113.826 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 60.035995 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.122 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 14.038834 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 4.7730002 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 17.145334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.670834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 13.313995 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 8.071 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 13.635 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.598999 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.3630066 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 7.557007 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 6.4745 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.0650024 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -1.652008 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 5.484009 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.385 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 13.828 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 857.5 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 309.25 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 125.75 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 34.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 126.75 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 310.75 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -12.028464 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -123.9245 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.875 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 6.6499996 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 21.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 24.425 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 4.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 51.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.95 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 6.225 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.15 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 13.475 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 6.425 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.225 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.8
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 20.725 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 16.25 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.424999 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 171.82579 km/day
    Wind run - month max 194.15302 km/day
    Wind run - month min 149.9795 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.5833333 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.5168858 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.65 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 4.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 3.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 4.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 1.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.9 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.12041594 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 1.4512063 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.12041594 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 7056.626 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 23.404255 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 12.09171 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.25 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.9 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.66999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.7349 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.48 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.32 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.19 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 14.58 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.07 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.87 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 11.88 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 17.779999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 14.674489 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.1297108 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.3059784 mg/m^3
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.70876276
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.24668053
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 76.86147 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 19.492174 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.7122217 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 63.788647
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 22.201248
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 11.392026 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 64.6552 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 117.78729 Gal
    Bulk density 1.1403539 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 71.34626 kgC/ha
    Clay % 13.0 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 185.7143 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 1058.0 my
    Lithology - fertility 4.666667 index
    Lithology - mean age 1035.5 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 3.01515 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 3.0244856 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -52.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.7575
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.2375
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.32
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 38.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.3325
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 5963.453 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 48.36334 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 50.56461 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.55 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.9951327
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 9.273798 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 829.774 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 8.870073 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.5 m
    Soil pedality 1.9951327
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 3.0
    Topographic wetness index 1.842222
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 81.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.27652 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 68.916664 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 4.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 1.869353
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.06722775 degrees
    Topographic relief 28.01362 m
    Topographic roughness 0.0 %
    Topographic slope (%) 1.671121 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 46.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0628 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 127.81481 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 153.2963 Day