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Plant species and sites of botanical significance in the southern bioregions of the Northern Territory



Plant species and sites of botanical significance in the southern bioregions of the Northern Territory

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Matthew White ... [et al.]


White, Matthew; Albrecht, David; Duguid, Angus W.; Latz, Peter; Hamilton, Mary


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Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).; This report provides a benchmark for the conservation status of botanical values in the southern, predominantly arid part of the Northern Territory. It will have many and varied uses, providing information about conservation values to land holders and managers as well as government departments and conservation groups.

Table of contents

Volume 1 : Significant vascular plants -- Volume 2 : Significant sites




Plants -- Northern Territory -- Alice Springs Region; Northern Territory -- Alice Springs Region

Publisher name

Arid Lands Environment Centre

Place of publication

Alice Springs (N.T.)


2 v. : maps ; 30 cm.

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0724527842 (v. 1); 0724527850 (v. 2)

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https://hdl.handle.net/10070/601264; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/601266; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/601268

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Site: 22-6-3 Querinya Level of significance: bioregional Location: 22 21' S 137 37' E; Approximately 30km west of Tobermorey Homestead. Area: 11 km2 Map sheet: Tobermorey SF 53-12 Bioregion: Channel Country (CHC) Tenure: Pastoral Lease - Manners Creek Station (100% of site) Description: The site includes Querinya waterhole and surrounding Acacia georginae (Gidyea) woodlands. Notes: One of only two known sites for Stemodia A57025 Manners Creek in the Northern Territory. Criteria satisfied: B1 b1 ii) Taxa of Australian significance: Isotoma luticola {3R [E]}, Stemodia A57025 Manners Creek {3K [SE] only known in CHC from this site} Taxa of NT significance: none Taxa of Southern NT (study area) significance: none Taxa of bioregional significance: none Other taxa only known in CHC bioregion (NT portion) from this site: Cyperus bulbosus, Cyperus nervulosus, Macgregoria racemigera, Muelleranthus trifoliatus Vegetation Map Units (mapped as occurring at the site on the 1:1000,000 NT Vegetation Survey Map): Map unit 71 (69 %): Acacia aneura (Mulga) tall sparse-shrubland with grassland understorey. Map unit 63 (1 < %): Acacia georginae (Gidyea) low open-woodland with open-grassland understorey. Map unit 62 (29 %): Acacia georginae (Gidyea) low open-woodland with Astrebla pectinata (Bull Mitchell Grass) open-grassland understorey. %U %U Neewaa Waterhole 22-6-3 Diviner Bore Querinya Waterhole 22-6-4 N AMG Zone53 2215' 2215' 13730' 13730' 13745' 13745' 760000 760000 770000 770000 780000 780000 7520000 7520000 7530000 7530000 7540000 7540000 Volume 2, Part 2 , page 90 Channel Country