Occurrence record: BRI AQ0539098

PreservedSpecimen of Desmodium scorpiurus recorded on 1996-08-13

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource BRI AVH data
Institution Queensland Department of Environment and Science
Supplied institution code "BRI"
Collection Queensland Herbarium
Supplied collection code "Herbrecs"
Catalogue Number BRI AQ0539098
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:AQ0539098
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Pedley, L.
Identified date 1998-09-00
Identifier role det.
Collector Waterhouse, B.M.
Collecting number BMW3936
Reproductive condition Flowers, fruit and buds
Establishment means introduced
Occurrence remarks Prostate herb with white flowers.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1998-09
Supplied as 1998-09-00
Identification ID 39493.00

Event

Collecting date 1996-08-13
Date precision Day
Event remarks Understorey species. Common.
Verbatim event date 8/13/1996

Taxonomy

Scientific name Desmodium scorpiurus
Supplied scientific name "Desmodium scorpiurus (Sw.) Desv."
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Genus Desmodium
Species Desmodium scorpiurus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Sw.) Desv.
Nomenclatural code ICBN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Queensland, Cook
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Weipa (T)
Locality Weipa.
Latitude -12.6144444
Longitude 141.8916667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Verbatim coordinate system decimal degrees
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 100.0
Georeference protocol Map
Georeferenced by unknown
Verbatim SRS GDA94
Continent Oceania
County Cook
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 141.8916666667
Verbatim latitude -12.6144444444

Additional properties

abcd2:herbarium unit-cultivated occurrence not cultivated
abcd2:herbarium unit-natural occurrence not native

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Land use Water
    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
    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 Weipa Plateau
    IBRA 7 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 7 Subregions Weipa Plateau
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Cape York Peninsula Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Equatorial: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Equatorial
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 EMBLEY RIVER
    River Regions EMBLEY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    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 Comalco ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Weipa (T)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Weipa
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WEIPA TOWN
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 307
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1943
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WEIPA
    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) MAPOON - NAPRANUM - WEIPA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WEIPA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA Localities (2018) ROCKY POINT
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 1,000 TO 4,999
    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) WEIPA
    Statistical Local Areas Weipa (T)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Carpentaria Lowlands Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czl
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Carpentaria Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Weipa Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Mangroves
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mangroves
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation types - native Acacia forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia forests and woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4435
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.7288
    Endemism 0.025748938
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.029570365
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 27239.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.607014 index
    Species Richness 1532.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.0282546
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 124.97 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 155.55667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 1.76 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.16036138
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -5.170889
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.279167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.508333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 16.539978 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.99609274
    Aridity index - month max 3.558179
    Aridity index - month min 0.011487651
    Evaporation - annual mean 169.0129 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 228.1 mm
    Evaporation - month min 118.6 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.46 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.2 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 79.39294 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 68.16898 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.888664 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 81.24911 %
    Humidity - month min relative 56.97834 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 56.97834 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1929.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 146.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 10.528571
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.278826
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 125.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.5671642
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 591.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 457.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 137.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1419.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 16.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.690834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 21.3275 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 16.298462 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 18.16 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 18.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 25.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.64 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.24 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.49
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.61 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 280.89554 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1837.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 116.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 845.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 484.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1299.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 268.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 154.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 189.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 247.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 100.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 247.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 64.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1401.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 343.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 283.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 276.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.03 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 4965.6885 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.6899999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.7999997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 22.289999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.411 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.26 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.489998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.39 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.57 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.13 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.929998 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.8695 Degrees C
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 40.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.6 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 33.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3681386 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.2778693 %
    Clay % 29.859308 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.51
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.71244 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 13.708333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.827323 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2071312 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.256 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5867 NDVI