Occurrence record: MEL 2410491A

PreservedSpecimen of Desmodium varians recorded on 2017-11-30

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 2410491A
Occurrence ID f89f6d49-49fe-42f4-8e16-bf314201d37a
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Messina, A.
Identified date 2017-11-30
Collector Messina, A.
Collecting number 1255
Reproductive condition 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
Associated taxa cohabitatants: Eucalyptus blakelyi, E. macrorhyncha, E. albens, E. goniocalyx, Acacia implexa, Acacia genistifolia, Austrostipa densiflora, Dianella tarda, Lomandra filiformis, Briza maxima.
Occurrence remarks 2 patches of plants seen in area
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2017-11-30
Identification ID 9ad1237a-fe8a-4d6b-9d0f-eeaccabab952

Event

Collecting date 2017-11-30
Supplied as year:2017  month:11  day:30 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 334
Event ID ae9c464c-d072-4bc3-b19c-a595f286fc40

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
Associated species cohabitatants: Eucalyptus blakelyi, E. macrorhyncha, E. albens, E. goniocalyx, Acacia implexa, Acacia genistifolia, Austrostipa densiflora, Dianella tarda, Lomandra filiformis, Briza maxima.
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 Strathbogie (S)
Locality Private property owned by Jim Dumm, N side of Longwood-Mansfield Rd near junction with Halsalls Rd
Habitat Open grassy woodland on southern and western slopes of large granite outcrop on granitic loamy sands
Latitude -36.8223611111
Longitude 145.5002777778
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Private property owned by Jim Dumm, N side of Longwood-Mansfield Rd near junction with Halsalls Rd
Minimum elevation in metres 250
Maximum elevation in metres 250
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50.0
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by Messina, A.
Verbatim SRS epsg:4326
Georeferenced date 2017-11-30
Supplied as 2017-11-30 00:00:00.0
Location ID 0d7bd4f2-b53e-4c1f-b095-bfe422567738
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 30' 01" E
Verbatim latitude 36° 49' 20.5" S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    GER Central Victorial Biolinks GER Central Victorial Biolinks
    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
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW2
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Goulburn-Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Goulburn-Murray: Shepparton Irrigation Region (GS8)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Goulburn-Murray: Highlands (GS8b)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW3
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Northern Victoria
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS6
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Goulburn
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys GOULBURN
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones slopes
    NRM Regions 2010 Goulburn Broken
    NRM Regions 2014 Goulburn Broken
    NRM Regions 2015 Goulburn Broken
    NRM Regions 2017 Goulburn Broken
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Goulburn Broken
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Goulburn Broken
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Victorian Midlands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Central Victorian Uplands
    IBRA 7 Regions Victorian Midlands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Central Victorian Uplands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate 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 (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions GOULBURN RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Murray
    Local Government Areas 2011 Strathbogie (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Strathbogie
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 STRATHBOGIE SHIRE
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Bangerang, Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Bangerang, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurung, Waywurru, Yorta Yorta
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 4
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 589
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) EUROA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) UPPER GOULBURN VALLEY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) HUME
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MURRAY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) INDI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) UPPER GOULBURN VALLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) STRATHBOGIE - MANSFIELD - MURIMBINDI
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) CREIGHTONS CREEK
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner 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) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) MOUNT WOMBAT WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Strathbogie (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Dg217
    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, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    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 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.5791342E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.022462 t/ha
    Potassium 0.033869 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5821
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.1522
    Endemism 0.0025363616
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0026718832
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1179.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.827516 index
    Species Richness 238.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.822984
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 33.95 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 53.3675 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 32.22 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2616073
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.25964075
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.858334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.006666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 26.820007 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.9635136
    Aridity index - month max 2.4943864
    Aridity index - month min 0.19007769
    Evaporation - annual mean 109.10534 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 14466.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 215.70128 mm
    Evaporation - month min 29.666615 mm
    Evaporation - variability 14.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.28 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.02646 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 67.69936 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.32628 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.46532 %
    Humidity - month min relative 53.025215 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 53.025215 %
    Precipitation - annual 644.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 726.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 58.7524 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.5069383
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 259.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 115.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0709999
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 32.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.070582256
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 122.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 261.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 45.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 19.7825 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.3758335 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 25.666626 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 26.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.55 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.61 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.72
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.04 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 29.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 20.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 150.27388 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 718.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 235.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 31.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 121.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 27.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 121.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 85.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 236.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 140.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 261.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 29.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 78.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 119.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 204.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 45.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4954.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 290.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 204.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 86.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.167647 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.03 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 120620.63 m
    Remoteness index 2.289542
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1483.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 86.0 %
    Runoff - average 295.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 2.8 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 57.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.6 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3478035 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.6736012 %
    Clay % 32.622833 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 53.333332 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.65
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.5 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.9086704
    Water holding capacity 40000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.00222 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 340.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 200.16667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 256.0 m
    Elevation 205.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.2647232 degrees
    Topographic relief 13.45305 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.244556 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4285 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 52.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 1.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 37.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 62.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0252 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 55.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6807 NDVI