Occurrence record: HO566501

PreservedSpecimen of Desmodium varians recorded on 2012-01-17

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource HO AVH data
Institution Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "HO"
Collection Tasmanian Herbarium
Supplied collection code "HO"
Catalogue Number HO566501
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Schahinger, R.B.
Collecting number s.n.
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Occurrence remarks Part of colony of many 100 s of plants (occasional one in flower and fruit) extending over an area of at least 80 m by 20 - 25 m (around the contour of hilly site), mid-slope, dampish, scattered Poa and Themeda tussocks, with complete vegetation cover in between, gorse infestations down-slope.
Occurrence status present

Event

Collecting date 2012-01-17
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 17 Jan 2012

Taxonomy

Scientific name Desmodium varians
Supplied scientific name "Desmodium varians (Labill.) G.Don"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Genus Desmodium
Species Desmodium varians
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Labill.) G.Don

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Local government area Break O'Day (M)
Locality Tullochgorum (Cape Horn Run) c. 3 km SW of Fingal.
Habitat Themeda triandra - Poa labillardierei grassland.
Latitude -41.65
Supplied as: "-41.650000"
Longitude 147.933333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "EPSG:4283"
Verbatim coordinate system UTM
Verbatim locality Tullochgorum (Cape Horn Run) c. 3 km SW of Fingal.
Minimum elevation in metres 315
Coordinate precision 0.016667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeferenced by Schahinger, R.B.
Verbatim SRS EPSG:28355
Verbatim coordinates AMG 55 578789 5387723
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim elevation 315.0
Supplied as 315

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 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
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 North
    NRM Regions 2014 North
    NRM Regions 2015 North
    NRM Regions 2017 North NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North NRM Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Tasmanian Northern Midlands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Northern Midlands
    IBRA 7 Regions Tasmanian Northern Midlands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Northern Midlands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Central Highland 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 (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 TAMAR RIVER
    River Regions TAMAR RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lyons
    Local Government Areas 2011 Break O'Day (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Break O'Day
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BREAK O'DAY COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 873
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF TAS.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ST HELENS - SCAMANDER
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTH EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) LAUNCESTON AND NORTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LYONS
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TASMANIA - NORTH-EAST COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BREAK O'DAY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Localities (2018) FINGAL
    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 (TAS.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MCINTYRE
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (TAS.)
    Statistical Local Areas Break O'Day (M)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Central Tasmania Region
    Surface Geology of Australia ODsm
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Tasmanian Hills
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tussock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Temperate tussock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3976693.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.02405 t/ha
    Potassium 0.049374 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6108
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6747
    Endemism 0.011145885
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.011707511
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1847.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.835051 index
    Species Richness 612.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.63456696
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 38.74 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 46.513332 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 29.39 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0380206
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.037741385
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 18.0525 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 6.5691667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.709991 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.8900617
    Aridity index - month max 2.2191632
    Aridity index - month min 0.2463938
    Evaporation - annual mean 87.144035 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 14733.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 162.34175 mm
    Evaporation - month min 27.03722 mm
    Evaporation - variability 5.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.23 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.01 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 85.015114 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 76.04049 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.683914 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.96942 %
    Humidity - month min relative 69.608154 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 69.608154 %
    Precipitation - annual 796.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 609.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 52.45953 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.18614966
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 159.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 40.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 135.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.96189684
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.039353386
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 143.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 60.771862 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 174.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 47.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 16.31 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 11.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 5.508333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.687073 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 1.34 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 1.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 6.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.46 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.23
    Temperature - warmest month min 9.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 22.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 15.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 146.41571 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 626.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 180.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 37.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 118.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 17.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 118.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 69.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 180.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 117.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 27.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 76.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 156.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3105.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 218.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 156.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 76.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.01 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.3522783 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.12727922 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 14762.628 m
    Remoteness index 5.5850887
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1575.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 97.0 %
    Runoff - average 458.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.7 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 145.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.29 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 38.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5912853 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 3.7201254 %
    Clay % 45.473465 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 15.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.68
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.96
    Nutrient status 1.3 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.6915095
    Water holding capacity 33000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.57661 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 239.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 368.20834 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 248.0 m
    Elevation 228.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.46956345 degrees
    Topographic relief 95.89999 m
    Topographic slope (%) 5.637197 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2079 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 44.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 59.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 41.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0208 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 70.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 16.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3606 NDVI