Occurrence record: NSW 247883

PreservedSpecimen of Medicago truncatula recorded on 1978-10-10

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource NSW AVH data
Institution The Royal Botanic Gardens & Domain Trust
Supplied institution code "NSW"
Collection National Herbarium of New South Wales
Supplied collection code "NSW"
Catalogue Number NSW 247883
Occurrence ID NSW:NSW:NSW 247883
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Holland, A.E.
Identified date 1994-04-20
Collector Milthorpe, P.L.
Collecting number 5503
Reproductive condition fruit
Establishment means introduced
Occurrence remarks Prostrate annual to 30 cm diameter. Flowering and seeding.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Date identified 1994-04-20

Event

Collecting date 1978-10-10
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Medicago truncatula
Supplied scientific name "Medicago truncatula Gaertn."
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Genus Medicago
Species Medicago truncatula
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Gaertn.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Balranald (A)
Locality 'Melton Grove' Homestead, Balranald.
Habitat Sandy flat. Soil: soft red surface soil a loamy sand 15-30 cm deep/sandy loam 15-30 cm deep.
Latitude -34.6300000000
Longitude 143.5700000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 'Melton Grove' Homestead, Balranald.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 25000.0
Verbatim coordinates 34,38,,S,143,34,,E,
Biome Terrestrial

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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
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lowland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW6
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Western Porous Rock (GS50)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Western Porous Rock (GS50)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW9
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Murrumbidgee
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS15
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Murrumbidgee
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys MURRUMBIDGEE
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones lowland
    NRM Regions 2010 Murrumbidgee
    NRM Regions 2014 Western
    NRM Regions 2015 Western
    NRM Regions 2017 Western
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Western
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Western
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Riverina
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Murrumbidgee
    IBRA 7 Regions Riverina
    IBRA 7 Subregions Murrumbidgee
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia "Mediterranean" climate, but with drier cooler winters and less growth than Classic "Mediterranean" climate
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: warm (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions MURRUMBIDGEE RIVER
    Marine
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Farrer
    Local Government Areas 2011 Balranald (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Balranald
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BALRANALD SHIRE COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Barkindji, Maraura, Muthi Muthi, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wamba Wamba, Weki Weki
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Barapa Barapa, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Githabul, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Guwamu (Kooma), Kambuwal, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Maraura, Murrawarri, Mutthi Mutthi, Nari Nari, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wail
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Barapa Barapa, Muthi Muthi, Nari Nari, Nyeri Nyeri, Wadi Wadi, Walgalul, Wamba Wamba, Weki Weki, Wiradjuri
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barapa Barapa, Mutthi Mutthi, Nari Nari, Nyeri Nyeri, Wadi Wadi, Wolgalu, Wemba Wemba, Weki Weki, Wiradjuri
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Western
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 41
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 860
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WENTWORTH-BALRANALD REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) LOWER MURRAY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MURRAY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) FARRER
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) FARRER
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BALRANALD - WENTWORTH
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BALRANALD - WENTWORTH - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) RIVERINA - ORANGE
    PSMA Localities (2018) BALRANALD
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MURRAY-DARLING
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Balranald (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Fruit Fly Exclusion Zone - Tri State FFEZ
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Murray Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdwr
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Mallee Dunefield
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Built-up
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.3140907E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.012677 t/ha
    Potassium 0.025814 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4635
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8308
    Endemism 0.014123129
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.014702592
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 16274.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.4745126 index
    Species Richness 930.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.20375441
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 47.7 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 22.713333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 16.59 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1081845
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.10651438
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.3425 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.939167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 29.570007 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.25792637
    Aridity index - month max 0.573152
    Aridity index - month min 0.08796295
    Evaporation - annual mean 148.73895 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 7844.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 274.94217 mm
    Evaporation - month min 46.090572 mm
    Evaporation - variability 18.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.13 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 75.883 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 59.972862 %
    Humidity - month max relative 92.53848 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.67499 %
    Humidity - month min relative 46.623405 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 46.623405 %
    Precipitation - annual 310.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 311.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 26.402817 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.04380642
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 85.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 62.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.050633
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.05
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 71.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 91.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 40.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 23.124166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.388333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 27.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.37 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.52 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.84
    Temperature - warmest month min 15.63 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 191.84402 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 366.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 92.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 24.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 80.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 14.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 80.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 38.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 107.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 169.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 289.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 36.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 138.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 236.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5268.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 325.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 236.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 137.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 3.472765 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 317044.44 m
    Remoteness index 4.6572537
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 7.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 161.0 %
    Runoff - average 36.0 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 43.505375
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 114.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.27 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 52.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4325069 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.3117806 %
    Clay % 48.81426 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 2.3846154 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.25
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.48
    Nutrient status 1.85 index
    Ph - soil 7.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 3.7546608
    Water holding capacity 39000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 45.75017
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.91162 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 22.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 27.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 78.0 m
    Elevation 76.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.5077855 degrees
    Topographic relief 21.91961 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.521134 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.259 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 38.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 22.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 42.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 36.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0153 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 39.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4817 NDVI