Occurrence record: MEL 1595740A

PreservedSpecimen of Desmodium muelleri recorded on 1991-05-02

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 1595740A
Occurrence ID e3800be0-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Collector Cowie, I.D.|Wilson, B.A.
Collecting number 1760
Reproductive condition fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID e88c314d-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1991-05-02
Supplied as year:1991  month:5  day:2 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 122
Event ID 26efb547-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Desmodium muelleri
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Genus Desmodium
Species Desmodium muelleri
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Benth.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Local government area Roper Gulf (S)
Locality Carpentaria Hwy, 39 km from Stuart Hwy.
Habitat Coolibah swamp, clay soil, drier rises.
Latitude -16.3000000
Longitude 133.7333333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Carpentaria Hwy, 39 km from Stuart Hwy.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeferenced by Cowie, I.D.
Location ID 96525cd9-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 133° 44' E
Verbatim latitude 16° 18' S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Irrigation practice - dominant 1. No practices reported
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Sturt Plateau
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Sturt Plateau P2
    IBRA 7 Regions Sturt Plateau
    IBRA 7 Subregions Newcastle
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Victoria Plains Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Temperature and moisture are more seasonal strongly developed wet and dry seasons and the growing season is shorter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Acacia woodland (lancewood) (tropical semi-arid)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    River Regions VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Local Government Areas 2011 Roper Gulf (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Elsey
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 ROPER GULF REGION
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Shenandoah Pastoral Lease
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Shenandoah Pastoral Lease DCD2012/007
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 1514
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1635
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ELSEY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KATHERINE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) ELSEY - ROPER
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ELSEY ROPER - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KATHERINE
    PSMA Localities (2018) BIRDUM
    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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARKLY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) NEVER NEVER WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Roper Gulf (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Georgina Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Barkly-Tanami Plains Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Sturt Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Melaleuca
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Melaleuca Forests and Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Melaleuca open forests and woodlands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tussock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.029172 t/ha
    Potassium 0.040132 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2649
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8397
    Endemism 0.0037441775
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0037642284
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 249.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.795784 index
    Species Richness 142.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.24109846
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 178.85 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 54.81 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.04 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.50611085
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.9616058
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.226665 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.043333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 26.869995 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.26838404
    Aridity index - month max 1.0283765
    Aridity index - month min 0.0
    Evaporation - annual mean 213.52274 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 15041.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 277.80685 mm
    Evaporation - month min 164.1 mm
    Evaporation - variability 22.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.25 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.24 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 68.32226 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 48.52079 %
    Humidity - month max relative 80.6315 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 58.519222 %
    Humidity - month min relative 40.82701 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 40.82701 %
    Precipitation - annual 672.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 718.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 55.915596 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 14.414322
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.50004286
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 123.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.98667306
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 283.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 181.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 56.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 516.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 12.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.38 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.708334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 32.80002 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 26.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 11.54 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 11.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.79 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.28
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.61 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 130.32579 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 693.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 110.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 325.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 179.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 462.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 114.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 209.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 149.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 209.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 56.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3711.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 378.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 304.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 290.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.45276925 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.192715 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.7666159 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.45276925 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 316666.47 m
    Remoteness index 17.783285
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 3.0 years
    Fire frequency 3.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 720.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 104.0 %
    Runoff - average 2032.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 5.426357 Percentage
    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) 112.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 52.0 %
    Bulk density 1.2002174 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.13956337 %
    Clay % 5.130435 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 188.88889 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.29
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.81
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 1.6043478
    Water holding capacity 30000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.40591 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 132.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 16.791666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 227.0 m
    Elevation 227.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.122419365 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.6690521 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.05923783 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1972 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 42.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 60.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 40.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0141 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 48.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4316 NDVI