Occurrence record: NSW 368603

PreservedSpecimen of Epacris rhombifolia recorded on 1989-01-16

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource NSW AVH data
Institution The Royal Botanic Gardens & Domain Trust
Supplied institution code "NSW"
Collection National Herbarium of New South Wales
Supplied collection code "NSW"
Catalogue Number NSW 368603
Occurrence ID NSW:NSW:NSW 368603
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Walsh, N.G.
Collecting number 2874
Reproductive condition flowers
State conservation Victoria: Rare
Occurrence remarks Slender erect shrub c. 120 cm high. Buds pinkish; corolla white.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Identification verification status verified

Event

Collecting date 1989-01-16
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Epacris rhombifolia
Supplied scientific name "Epacris rhombifolia (L.R.Fraser & Vickery) Menadue"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Ericales
Family Ericaceae
Genus Epacris
Species Epacris rhombifolia
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (L.R.Fraser & Vickery) Menadue

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area Wellington (S)
Locality Snowy range, Shaws Creek, 5 km NE from Mt Tamboritha.
Habitat Occuring in heathland fringing creek below cliff. Epacris breviflora (1), E. microphylla var. rhombifolia (2) & E. gunnii (3) each common at site; (1) & (2) in flower, (3) in fruit.
Latitude -37.4541667000
Longitude 146.7444444000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Snowy range, Shaws Creek, 5 km NE from Mt Tamboritha.
Minimum elevation in metres 1260
Maximum elevation in metres 1260
Coordinate precision Unknown
Verbatim coordinates 37,27,15,S,146,44,40,E,
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Alpine
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Alpine
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Alpine
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Alpine National Park
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    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 No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2014 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2015 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) West Gippsland
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble removed
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 West Gippsland
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    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) Wild woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Less severe winters and longer moist summers suitable for some crops
    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 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MITCHELL-THOMSON RIVERS
    River Regions MITCHELL-THOMSON RIVERS
    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
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Gunaikurnai Settlement ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Wellington (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Wellington - Maffra
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WELLINGTON SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Gunai/Kurnai People
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Gunai/Kurnai People VCD2010/001
    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) ALPS - WEST
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WELLINGTON
    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) WELLINGTON (VIC.)
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) TAMBORITHA
    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) NORTHERN WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Wellington (S) - Maffra
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Dfw
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Victorian Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Tall Open
    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 a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Multiple Use Forest
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4641911.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5894
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9332
    Endemism 0.009637085
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.010229724
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 5058.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.084022 index
    Species Richness 895.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.6355186
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 23.93 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 84.809166 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 55.52 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1944526
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.19364004
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 13.3525 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 4.7941666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.23999 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 3.608725
    Aridity index - month max 11.2040825
    Aridity index - month min 0.51220095
    Evaporation - annual mean 70.33985 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 18726.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 149.27617 mm
    Evaporation - month min 15.009492 mm
    Evaporation - variability 4.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.01 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.2 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.01 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 86.02931 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 81.738205 %
    Humidity - month max relative 92.42342 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 92.42342 %
    Humidity - month min relative 68.84154 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 68.84154 %
    Precipitation - annual 1227.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1131.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 125.48353 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.54580414
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 313.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 72.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 211.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1293907
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.12902702
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 216.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 194.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 338.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 45.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 11.285 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 7.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 3.1158333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.054077 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min -1.15 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) -1.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 2.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 13.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.39 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 18.86 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.56
    Temperature - warmest month min 7.83 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 20.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 6.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 143.75755 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1556.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 489.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 66.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 233.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 26.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 233.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 177.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 497.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 74.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 228.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -20.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 18.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 104.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 45.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4375.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 208.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 24.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.9948869 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.089442715 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 51601.293 m
    Remoteness index 7.6574044
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 3.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 4066.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 36.0 %
    Runoff - average 2754.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 2.4 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 100.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 20.0 %
    Bulk density 1.202963 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 6.604366 %
    Clay % 30.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.91
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.4 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 2.3111112
    Water holding capacity 59000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.32309 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 240.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 824.9167 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 1276.0 m
    Elevation 1299.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.7222366 degrees
    Topographic relief 63.70093 m
    Topographic slope (%) 5.552665 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3047 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 87.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 34.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 66.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.07 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 4.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 64.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 14.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7845 NDVI