Occurrence record: MEL 2386369A

PreservedSpecimen of Desmodium muelleri recorded on 2010-05-02

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 2386369A
Occurrence ID 9b692ee8-49aa-4652-83cf-d6bae3f5437b
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Collector Latz, P.K.
Collecting number 25625
Reproductive condition fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Infrequent.
Occurrence status present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID f82a7eaa-c831-44ec-8b5b-361680dc75d7

Event

Collecting date 2010-05-02
Supplied as year:2010  month:5  day:2 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 122
Event ID fcb3d58c-c390-41e0-ad0a-3c0c57e8369e

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 Central Desert (S)
Locality 46 km NW of Lajamanu.
Habitat Cracking clay slope above watercourse with Chrysopogon fallax, Flemingia pauciflora and Sida fibulifera.
Latitude -17.9955556
Longitude 130.3458333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality 46 km NW of Lajamanu.
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeference protocol Unknown
Location ID 4e020735-4c34-4853-9026-090a6e8cfff4
Continent Australia (Oceania)
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 130° 20' 45" E
Verbatim latitude 17° 59' 44" S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Managed resource protected areas
    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 cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Ord Victoria Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions South Kimberley Interzone
    IBRA 7 Regions Ord Victoria Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions South Kimberley Interzone
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Victoria Plains Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid, with some growth in the warm season, but too dry for cropping
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    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 Bonaparte Coast
    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 Central Desert (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Lajamanu
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CENTRAL DESERT REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 215
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 229
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TANAMI
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ALICE SPRINGS
    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) NYIRRIPI AND TANAMI OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TANAMI OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) APATULA
    PSMA Localities (2018) LAJAMANU
    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) STUART
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) STUART
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) NORTHERN TANAMI WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Central Desert (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Wiso Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrlb
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Ord-Victoria Plateaus
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus low open woodlands with hummock grass
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.02 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5524
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.0040391353
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.004044419
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 60.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.3344884 index
    Species Richness 29.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.17639463
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 166.92 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 45.62 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.07 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6714315
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.48202515
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.045 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 19.575 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.720001 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.14103638
    Aridity index - month max 0.49940538
    Aridity index - month min 0.004189268
    Evaporation - annual mean 270.2503 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 13372.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 351.0052 mm
    Evaporation - month min 181.10591 mm
    Evaporation - variability 28.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.13 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.13 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 58.231876 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 44.68819 %
    Humidity - month max relative 70.86061 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 50.554356 %
    Humidity - month min relative 38.16801 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 38.16801 %
    Precipitation - annual 486.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 596.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 40.47091 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 10.951901
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6839424
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 119.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.45477635
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 256.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 129.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 47.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 418.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 12.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.28417 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 17.829166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 35.100006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 9.51 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 9.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.53 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 38.08 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.52
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.39 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 121.84031 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 505.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 11.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 11.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 101.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 228.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 122.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 328.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 261.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 284.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 100.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 197.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 152.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 197.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4430.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 384.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 308.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 297.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.938197 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.031622775 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 278596.8 m
    Remoteness index 17.54451
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 3.0 years
    Fire frequency 2.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 272.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 166.0 %
    Runoff - average 1865.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 62.58706
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 99.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.1 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1950929 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.11769743 %
    Clay % 32.02974 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.17
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.48
    Nutrient status 1.6 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 4.157063
    Water holding capacity 52000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 44.94648
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.7953 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 113.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 72.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 316.0 m
    Elevation 312.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.8550382 degrees
    Topographic relief 16.0563 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.053005 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1377 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 24.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 17.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 62.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 21.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0071 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 33.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3205 NDVI