Occurrence record: MEL 1543212A

PreservedSpecimen of Desmodium varians recorded on 1984-01-17

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 1543212A
Occurrence ID e37eadae-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Pedley, L.
Identified date 1992-08-17
Collector Parkes, D.
Collecting number EG88
Reproductive condition flowers | fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Victoria: Poorly Known
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1992-08-17
Identification ID e88819f6-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1984-01-17
Supplied as year:1984  month:1  day:17 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 17
Event ID 26eb8c13-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Rosanae | Fabales | Fabaceae | Desmodium
Scientific name Desmodium varians
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
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
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area East Gippsland (S)
Locality 1.3km E of Macfarlanes Creek crossing (1) on Macfarlane Flat Track, 24.3km ESE of Mt Cobberas No. 1 travelling E of Berrima River.
Latitude -36.8806000000
Longitude 148.2875000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality 1.3km E of Macfarlanes Creek crossing (1) on Macfarlane Flat Track, 24.3km ESE of Mt Cobberas No. 1 travelling E of Berrima River.
Minimum elevation in metres 700
Maximum elevation in metres 700
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeference sources V53
Georeferenced by Parkes, D.
Location ID 96508bae-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 148° 17' 15" E
Verbatim latitude 36° 52' 50" S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Alpine
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Alpine
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Alpine
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Suggan Buggan
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Equal 3-9 and greater than 9 months
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Victorian Alps IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 East Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2014 East Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2015 East Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 East Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) East Gippsland
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble removed
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 East Gippsland
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions South East Corner
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions South East Coastal Ranges
    IBRA 7 Regions South East Corner
    IBRA 7 Subregions South East Coastal Ranges
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote woodlands
    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 woodland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SNOWY RIVER
    River Regions SNOWY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Gippsland
    Local Government Areas 2011 East Gippsland (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated E. Gippsland - Orbost
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 EAST GIPPSLAND SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 20
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1929
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ORBOST
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GIPPSLAND - EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) LATROBE - GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) EAST GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) SUGGAN BUGGAN
    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 (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) EASTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) EASTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) EAST GIPPSLAND SHIRE
    Statistical Local Areas E. Gippsland (S) - Orbost
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Sgb16
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Victorian Uplands
    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 Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3512158.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8441
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2759
    Endemism 0.0040888893
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.004259926
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 771.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.7795796 index
    Species Richness 408.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.6218083
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 34.26 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 48.5975 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 36.52 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3057374
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.3034008
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 18.933332 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 6.5608335 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 25.369995 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.8741789
    Aridity index - month max 1.9744046
    Aridity index - month min 0.3066066
    Evaporation - annual mean 96.59199 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 16946.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 189.1675 mm
    Evaporation - month min 25.830572 mm
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.24 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 84.51028 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 71.060455 %
    Humidity - month max relative 95.65382 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.25353 %
    Humidity - month min relative 61.267574 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 61.267574 %
    Precipitation - annual 856.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 630.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 57.93264 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.20509043
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 141.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 49.182716 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 128.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3295139
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.3273906
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 157.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 73.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 197.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 40.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 17.085 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 11.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 4.1258335 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 25.18808 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 25.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min -1.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 0.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 5.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 8.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 24.73 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.6
    Temperature - warmest month min 9.54 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 17.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 12.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 141.7891 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 908.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 228.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 59.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 188.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 14.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 204.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 95.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 273.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 108.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 255.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -8.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 49.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 124.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 145.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4546.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 247.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 165.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 104.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.014142135 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.920489 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.014142135 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 78740.8 m
    Remoteness index 8.113422
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 6.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 897.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 114.0 %
    Runoff - average 189.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.7 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 77.0399
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 162.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.1 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 25.0 %
    Bulk density 1.2442188 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 3.8736727 %
    Clay % 26.751953 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.65
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.94
    Nutrient status 1.3 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 43000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.24508 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 223.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 704.7083 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 707.0 m
    Elevation 986.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 14.380283 degrees
    Topographic relief 80.99512 m
    Topographic slope (%) 5.548811 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3229 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 74.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 39.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 61.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0594 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 67.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 11.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6965 NDVI