Occurrence record: MEL 0301065A

PreservedSpecimen of Cyperus microcephalus subsp. saxicola recorded on 1996-04-19

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 0301065A
Occurrence ID 2482529c-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Collector Forster, P.I.|Ryan, T.
Collecting number 19021
Reproductive condition fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Common in area.
Occurrence status present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 1220de74-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1996-04-19
Supplied as year:1996  month:4  day:19 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 110
Event ID 51a33aef-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cyperus microcephalus subsp. saxicola
Taxon rank subspecies
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Cyperus
Species Cyperus microcephalus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship K.L.Wilson
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Etheridge (S)
Locality North Head, 2 km southwest of Robertson River Crossing.
Habitat Gorge with steep sides in sandstone escarpment. In crevices.
Latitude -18.7772222
Longitude 143.3283333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality North Head, 2 km southwest of Robertson River Crossing.
Minimum elevation in metres 300
Maximum elevation in metres 300
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by Klazenga, N.
Location ID a8f47e48-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 143° 19' 42" E
Verbatim latitude 18° 46' 38" S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    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 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 Kennedy
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Ewamian and Tagalaka Peoples Joint Backlog Exploration Permits
    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 Ewamian People #3
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Ewamian People #3 QCD2013/007
    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) NORTHHEAD
    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 Jseh
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Gilbert Hills
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus low open woodlands with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Acacia forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia forests and woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3003802.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.017197 t/ha
    Potassium 0.100039 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3995
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.5865
    Endemism 0.013574446
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.01382484
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 219.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.359843 index
    Species Richness 102.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.26283237
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 123.98 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 55.829166 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 1.76 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6347452
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.566702
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.005 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 19.349167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 25.850006 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.29849935
    Aridity index - month max 1.1428843
    Aridity index - month min 0.018215176
    Evaporation - annual mean 195.22495 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 16689.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 271.9971 mm
    Evaporation - month min 129.9971 mm
    Evaporation - variability 22.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.27 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.13 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.25 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 66.45674 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 49.88774 %
    Humidity - month max relative 77.06332 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 59.87175 %
    Humidity - month min relative 40.512238 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 40.512238 %
    Precipitation - annual 695.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 724.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 57.961548 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 11.677227
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5078088
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 121.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.9551034
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 356.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 189.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 51.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 520.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.945833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 25.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 17.434166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 28.399994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 25.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 10.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 11.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.3 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.24
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 123.283745 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 767.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 14.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 3.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 117.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 376.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 221.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 534.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 249.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 262.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 107.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 195.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 150.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 210.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 57.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3703.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 369.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 289.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 278.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.741715 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.4472136 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 208129.38 m
    Remoteness index 16.677067
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 227.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 183.0 %
    Runoff - average 1268.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 328.09 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) 49.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.61 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 39.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1298097 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.13351016 %
    Clay % 23.284355 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.31
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.86
    Nutrient status 1.55 index
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 2.1082451
    Water holding capacity 62000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.7378 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 55.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 85.958336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 304.0 m
    Elevation 331.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.2329296 degrees
    Topographic relief 67.7901 m
    Topographic slope (%) 5.757911 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2241 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 40.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 18.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 45.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 37.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0042 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 47.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3889 NDVI