Occurrence record: HO566648

Specimen of Desmodium varians recorded on 2012-02-08

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource HO AVH data
Institution code Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "HO"
Collection code Tasmanian Herbarium
Supplied collection code "HO"
Catalog number HO566648
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by CONF:M.F. de Salas
Identified date 2012
Collector Tapson, N.|Marrison, D.|Martin, L.
Record number 645
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Occurrence remarks Harvested loose fruits. Fruit collected mostly from pants, socks and shoes. Some pods green. 1000 plants found over 10 000 sq m. Seedbank Voucher.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2012

Event

Occurrence date 2012-02-08
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 08 Feb 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 issue 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
Locality Break O'Day (M)
Locality Fingal Valley. Mt Foster Road, c. 1 km SE of Fingal.
Habitat Weedy Themeda grassland. Associated with Poa spp., Austrostipa spp., Themeda triandra, Dichondra repens, Wahlenbergia sp., Convolvulus erubescens, Pteridium esculentum, Cirsium vulgare, Ulex europaeus. Silt-loam, good drainage.
Latitude -41.657806
Longitude 147.946306
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "EPSG:4283"
Verbatim locality Fingal Valley. Mt Foster Road, c. 1 km SE of Fingal.
Minimum elevation in meters 321
Coordinate precision 0.000278
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 50.0
Georeferenced by Tapson, N.
Verbatim SRS GDA94
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim elevation 321.0
Supplied as 321

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Tullochgorum #1b
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Tullochgorum #1b
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Tullochgorum #1b
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Tullochgorum #1b
    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 Eucalypt forest (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 Psp
    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 Open
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Woody savannas
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus tall open forests and open forests with ferns, herbs, sedges, rushes or wet tussock grasses
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tussock grasslands

    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 0.6523555
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 38.52 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 47.659164 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 30.36 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0277996
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.02760183
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 17.921667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 6.5316668 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.570007 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.90549266
    Aridity index - month max 2.2664325
    Aridity index - month min 0.25272462
    Evaporation - annual mean 86.74827 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 12705.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 161.71992 mm
    Evaporation - month min 26.857452 mm
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    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 85.10819 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 76.19568 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.75241 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.010284 %
    Humidity - month min relative 69.818504 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 69.818504 %
    Precipitation - annual 796.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 624.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 53.16396 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.1698946
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 163.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 40.870605 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 139.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.961716
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.039550196
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 146.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 60.870605 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 176.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 47.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 16.178333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 11.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 5.4566665 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.509338 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 1.32 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 1.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 6.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.34 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.23
    Temperature - warmest month min 9.54 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 22.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 15.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 146.39476 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 660.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 191.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 39.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 126.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 16.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 126.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 72.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 191.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 114.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 190.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 25.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 73.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 100.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 153.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3132.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 215.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 153.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 73.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.02 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.3423449 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 14281.855 m
    Remoteness index 5.606142
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 776.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 147.0 %
    Runoff - average 225.0 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 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 60.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.05 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 36.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5912853 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 3.5640838 %
    Clay % 45.473465 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 15.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.7
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.97
    Nutrient status 1.3 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 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 3.4547 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 340.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 447.79166 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 340.0 m
    Elevation 228.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.6071303 degrees
    Topographic relief 85.57202 m
    Topographic slope (%) 5.519081 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2839 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 18.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 18.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 50.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 32.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.015 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 61.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 16.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4971 NDVI