Occurrence record: MEL 2089174A

PreservedSpecimen of Desmodium rhytidophyllum recorded on 1989-06-02

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 2089174A
Occurrence ID e38e21bc-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Clarkson, J.R.
Collector Clarkson, J.R.
Collecting number 8058
Reproductive condition fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification ID e8aae968-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1989-06-02
Supplied as year:1989  month:6  day:2 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 153
Event ID 2742fffa-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Rosanae | Fabales | Fabaceae | Desmodium
Scientific name Desmodium rhytidophyllum
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Genus Desmodium
Species Desmodium rhytidophyllum
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship F.Muell. ex Benth.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Cook (S)
Locality 7.2 km S of the Morehead River on the Laura to Musgrave road. Cape York mapping site 14 (DIX 13).
Habitat Woodland with Eucalyptus tetrodonta, E. nesophila and E. hylandii.
Latitude -15.0667000000
Longitude 143.7500000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality 7.2 km S of the Morehead River on the Laura to Musgrave road. Cape York mapping site 14 (DIX 13).
Minimum elevation in metres 105
Maximum elevation in metres 105
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Location ID 965f9cab-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 143° 45' E
Verbatim latitude 15° 4' S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2014 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2015 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Cape York
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Cape York
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Laura Lowlands
    IBRA 7 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 7 Subregions Laura Lowlands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Cape York Peninsula Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 NORMANBY RIVER
    River Regions NORMANBY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Leichhardt
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements PNG Gas Pipeline ILUA - Cape York Region
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cook (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cook
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 59
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 590
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CAPE YORK WILDERNESS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA Localities (2018) LAURA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote 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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Cook (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Quinkan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Ksr
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Laura Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Melaleuca
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3087449.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3855
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2902
    Endemism 0.009122219
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.009269711
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 723.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.1453676 index
    Species Richness 254.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.4868348
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 145.95 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 84.49333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.17700393
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -4.5340457
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.4125 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.485 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.809998 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.5294517
    Aridity index - month max 1.9752527
    Aridity index - month min 0.01069559
    Evaporation - annual mean 184.80138 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 23169.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 259.79297 mm
    Evaporation - month min 137.29297 mm
    Evaporation - variability 17.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.39 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.21 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 78.37295 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 63.91517 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.65765 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 74.23321 %
    Humidity - month min relative 54.316578 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 54.316578 %
    Precipitation - annual 1085.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1086.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 89.57417 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 10.836914
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.28583682
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 123.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.4664223
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 539.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 284.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 82.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 785.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 16.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.520834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.086666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.100006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.34 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.61 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.77 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.81
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.81 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 127.21825 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1086.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 14.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 10.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 112.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 513.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 279.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 726.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 261.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 196.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 155.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 228.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 121.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 235.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 61.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2232.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 351.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 286.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 279.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.6041523 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.099999994 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 85163.11 m
    Remoteness index 16.440418
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 3.0 years
    Fire frequency 5.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 368.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 128.0 %
    Runoff - average 2426.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 80.1686 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 39.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.57 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 24.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3871052 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.33684048 %
    Clay % 28.126316 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 47.5 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.44
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 2.0331578
    Water holding capacity 28000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.08526 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 16.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 67.583336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 76.0 m
    Elevation 70.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.52953535 degrees
    Topographic relief 5.899071 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4668747 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4924 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 48.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0015 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 56.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 6.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.589 NDVI