Occurrence record: MEL 0229311A

PreservedSpecimen of Cyperus congestus recorded on 1983-01-16

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 0229311A
Occurrence ID f9fce140-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Beauglehole, A.C.
Collector Beauglehole, A.C.
Collecting number 72978
Reproductive condition flowers
Establishment means introduced
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID f6865967-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1983-01-16
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cyperus congestus
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Cyperus
Species Cyperus congestus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Vahl

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area Surf Coast (S)
Locality Anglesea - Torquay Coastal Reserve, Fairyland area.
Latitude -38.3833000000
Longitude 144.2500000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Anglesea - Torquay Coastal Reserve, Fairyland area.
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeference sources P20
Georeferenced by compiler
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 144° 15' E
Verbatim latitude 38° 23' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Great Otway
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Great Otway
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Great Otway
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Great Otway National Park
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Otway Range IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    NRM Regions 2010 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2014 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2015 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2017 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Corangamite
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Corangamite
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Otway Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Otway Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    Climate
    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 (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 OTWAY COAST
    River Regions OTWAY COAST
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Corangamite
    Local Government Areas 2011 Surf Coast (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Surf Coast - East
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SURF COAST SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 7
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1302
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TORQUAY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) SURF COAST - BELLARINE PENINSULA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) GEELONG
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) CORANGAMITE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) CORANGAMITE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) SOUTH-WEST CENTRAL VICTORIA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CORANGAMITE - GOLDEN PLAINS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) BELLS BEACH
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) GEELONG
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) TORQUAY WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Surf Coast (S) - East
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Otway Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 South Victorian Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Other native forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 9808116.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9154
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9992
    Endemism 0.010397439
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.011389542
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 16.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 45157.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.517008 index
    Species Richness 1786.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 10.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5943476
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 48.63 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 51.2775 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 30.26 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2246714
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.22314382
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.4575 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.5675 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.940002 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.86070955
    Aridity index - month max 1.941234
    Aridity index - month min 0.19880387
    Evaporation - annual mean 99.787186 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 188.38882 mm
    Evaporation - month min 33.71692 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.34 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 86.94571 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 78.24538 %
    Humidity - month max relative 96.31981 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 84.92559 %
    Humidity - month min relative 70.8456 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 70.8456 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 685.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 59.04829 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.3270428
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 202.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 37.452427 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 117.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.188275
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.18713984
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 117.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 77.45242 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 213.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 17.709167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.2275 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 17.75476 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.66 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 22.9 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.08
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.14 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 23.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 338.3343 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 645.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 189.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 37.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 115.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 20.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 115.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 70.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 198.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 140.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 181.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 56.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 98.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 88.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 182.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3233.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 237.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 182.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 116.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.15811388 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1179.8627 m
    Remoteness index 0.6124185
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 4.909741 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 71.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.46 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 12.0 %
    Bulk density 1.54402 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 774.5871 %
    Clay % 21.967337 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 131.25 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.68
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 2.5419598
    Water holding capacity 58000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.28712 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 140.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 122.208336 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 105.0 m
    Elevation 69.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.1668012 degrees
    Topographic relief 75.87678 m
    Topographic slope (%) 5.13997 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2943 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 30.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 68.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 32.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0112 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 10.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.725 NDVI