Occurrence record: MEL 0719534A

PreservedSpecimen of Richea continentis recorded on 1960-01-13

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 0719534A
Occurrence ID 1dc62c58-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Muir, T.B.
Collector Muir, T.B.
Collecting number 1063
Reproductive condition flowers
Occurrence remarks Perennial, stems upright, branching from the base; flowers yellow.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 0c0e1f53-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1960-01-13
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Richea continentis
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Ericales
Family Ericaceae
Genus Richea
Species Richea continentis
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship B.L.Burtt

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area East Gippsland (S)
Locality Bogong High Plains. Kelly's Hut.
Habitat In Sphagnum bog.
Latitude -36.8667000000
Longitude 147.3667000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Bogong High Plains. Kelly's Hut.
Minimum elevation in metres 1706.88
Maximum elevation in metres 1706.88
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeference sources V48
Georeferenced by compiler
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim elevation 1706.88
Supplied as 5600ft
Verbatim longitude 147° 22' E
Verbatim latitude 36° 52' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Alpine
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Alpine
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Hollands Knob
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Bogong
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Victorian Alps IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Nature conservation
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Montane
    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 SW2
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Victorian Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS2
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Victorian Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys MITTA MITTA
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones montane
    NRM Regions 2010 North East
    NRM Regions 2014 North East
    NRM Regions 2015 North East
    NRM Regions 2017 North East
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North East
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North East
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victorian Alps
    IBRA 7 Regions Australian Alps
    IBRA 7 Subregions Victorian Alps
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Australian Alps Montane Grasslands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Very cold winters with summers too short for crop growth
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt woodland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions UPPER MURRAY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Gippsland
    Local Government Areas 2011 East Gippsland (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated E. Gippsland Bal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 EAST GIPPSLAND SHIRE
    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 Barapa Barapa, Barkindji, Dhudhuroa, Latji Latji, Maraura, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wamba Wamba, Weki Weki, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barapa Barapa, Barkindji, Dhudhuroa, Latji Latji, Maraura, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Taungurung, Wadi Wadi, Wemba Wemba, Weki Weki, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 20
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1929
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BRUTHEN - OMEO
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GIPPSLAND - EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) LATROBE - GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) EAST GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) NELSE
    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 (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) EASTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) EASTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) EAST GIPPSLAND SHIRE
    Statistical Local Areas E. Gippsland (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia OSyo
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Victorian Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus low open woodlands with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Other grasslands,herblands, sedgelands and rushlands
    Vegetation types - present Other grasslands, herblands, sedgelands and rushlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4180483.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.745
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.132
    Endemism 0.024037745
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0318155
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 10128.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.0747285 index
    Species Richness 1170.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 3.4733086
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 21.51 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 154.14 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 78.08 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3070151
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.30622908
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 11.604167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 3.6275 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.00998 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 6.2814236
    Aridity index - month max 21.01159
    Aridity index - month min 0.6545997
    Evaporation - annual mean 71.64234 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17145.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 157.08807 mm
    Evaporation - month min 12.427169 mm
    Evaporation - variability 5.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.16 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 84.536 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 82.61925 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.62758 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 93.292244 %
    Humidity - month min relative 70.694405 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 70.694405 %
    Precipitation - annual 2355.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 2067.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 184.8562 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.6638684
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 734.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 89.8985 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 293.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.320678
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.32000005
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 303.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 287.88055 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 67.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 734.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 9.32 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 6.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 1.9066666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.820312 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min -3.11 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) -3.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 0.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 11.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.35 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 17.33 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.75
    Temperature - warmest month min 7.18 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 19.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 12.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 0.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 138.21742 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1586.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 476.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 69.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 252.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 25.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 275.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 173.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 505.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 56.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 233.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -42.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean -4.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 97.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 116.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 41.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4742.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 117.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 23.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.07 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.164689 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.07 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 102001.2 m
    Remoteness index 4.5731483
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 6.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 7692.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 12.0 %
    Runoff - average 24737.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.5015718 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 136.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.07 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1338748 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 7.5860286 %
    Clay % 41.732483 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.98
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 3.6087048
    Water holding capacity 55000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.55357 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 54.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 844.0417 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 1678.0 m
    Elevation 1569.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 15.939167 degrees
    Topographic relief 153.6049 m
    Topographic slope (%) 8.851549 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3573 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 88.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 36.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 64.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0694 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 4.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 53.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 13.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7395 NDVI