Occurrence record: MEL 1559114A

PreservedSpecimen of Desmodium scorpiurus recorded on 1943-07-22

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 1559114A
Occurrence ID e3790764-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Identified by Pedley, L.
Identified date 1992-08-17
Collector Blake, S.T.
Collecting number 15001
Reproductive condition flowers|fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1992-08-17
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID e87ad22c-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1943-07-22
Supplied as year:1943  month:7  day:22 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 203
Event ID 26df666a-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Desmodium scorpiurus
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Genus Desmodium
Species Desmodium scorpiurus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Sw.) DC.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Cairns (R)
Locality Daintree.
Habitat On grassy sandy river bank.
Latitude -16.2500000
Longitude 145.3166667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Daintree.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by Klazenga, N.
Location ID 964c39dd-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 19' E
Verbatim latitude 16° 15' S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q4347893
recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q2984580

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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
    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 - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Queensland Tropical Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2014 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2015 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Wet Tropics
    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 Wet Tropics
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Daintree - Bloomfield
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Daintree-Bloomfield
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture and temperature regime supports growth for 8���9 months of the year, with a 3���4 month dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: rainforest (monsoonal)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Rainforest (tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DAINTREE RIVER
    River Regions DAINTREE RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Leichhardt
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cairns (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Douglas
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 DOUGLAS SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 96
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 844
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DAINTREE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) PORT DOUGLAS - DAINTREE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAIRNS - FAR NORTH COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MOSSMAN - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) DAINTREE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) BOUNDED LOCALITY
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 200 TO 499
    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) DAINTREE (L)
    Statistical Local Areas Cairns (R) - Douglas
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cairns Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes, lagoons
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Freshwater, dams, lakes, lagoons or aquatic plants
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Rainforests and vine thickets
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4148781.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5241
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.7849
    Endemism 0.027489116
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.031759903
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 46446.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.120928 index
    Species Richness 1459.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 15.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.2357634
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 130.58 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 207.20833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 35.44 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.23380654
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.2614725
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.278334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.278334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.529999 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.4719517
    Aridity index - month max 3.8400016
    Aridity index - month min 0.26668847
    Evaporation - annual mean 173.09996 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 38005.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 229.70213 mm
    Evaporation - month min 125.080894 mm
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.61 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.52 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.51 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.723816 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.29459 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.17022 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 77.36594 %
    Humidity - month min relative 68.175995 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 68.175995 %
    Precipitation - annual 2813.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 2646.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 241.11621 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.718014
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 162.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 54.97862 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 140.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.22910869
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 85.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.351118
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 1200.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 581.6869 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 134.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1502.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.148333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 25.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.460833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 14.899994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 16.62 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 17.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.54 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.81 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.76
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.56 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 187.03178 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2008.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 93.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 23.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 80.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 95.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 1024.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 434.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1266.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 256.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 145.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 179.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 227.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 87.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 232.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 60.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2057.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 324.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 279.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 276.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1280625 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.014142135 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 10105.166 m
    Remoteness index 6.332645
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2673.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 43.0 %
    Runoff - average 28075.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 98.34711 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 6.2300057 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 4.2 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 21.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.7 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 11.0 %
    Bulk density 1.075411 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.8880707 %
    Clay % 36.482876 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.76
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.95 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 3.930822
    Water holding capacity 40000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.92486 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 20.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 271.66666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 15.0 m
    Elevation 28.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.9844328 degrees
    Topographic relief 63.93778 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.902247 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4866 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 46.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.003 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 73.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 13.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5396 NDVI