Occurrence record: MEL 2462236A

PreservedSpecimen of Desmodium muelleri recorded on 2014-04-08

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 2462236A
Occurrence ID 96e431a9-ea61-4cd2-b97c-8ee44089cde5
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Collector Jensen, R.|Kemp, J.E.
Collecting number 3247
Reproductive condition flowers|fruit|buds
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Interactions ["Infects"]
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Associated taxa host: Voucher for DNA collection for CNS.
Occurrence remarks Uncommon. Ecology notes with specimen at BRI indicate frequency out of 40 one by one meter plots. Found in 100x100 plot but not picked up in 1x1 m quadrats.
Occurrence status present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 5176378f-1d2e-4e9a-b532-02788f1b96ac

Event

Collecting date 2014-04-08
Supplied as year:2014  month:4  day:8 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 98
Event ID 6976b5c1-5766-4250-bb17-000fddc9f503

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
Associated species host: Voucher for DNA collection for CNS.
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 Queensland
Local government area Tablelands (R)
Locality N most portion of Brooklyn, c. 71 km WNW of Mt Carbine, part of across the fence with Cur[r]aghmore Station, grazed ungrazed trails, plot BroDestocked08.
Habitat In open woodland of Eucalyptus cullenii with the occasional Eucalyptus chlorophylla and Terminalia platyptera with a sparse sub-canopy/shrub layer of T. platyptera, Melaleuca stenostachya, Grevillea parallela and Acacia victoriae over Themeda triandra, Stylosanthes scabra, Heteropogon contortus, Neptunia gracilis forma glandulosa, Grewia spartinoides, Chrysopogon fallax, Bothriochloa bladhii subsp. bladhii, Cryptocarya grandis, Cryptostegia grandiflora, Dichanthium RJ3242, Alloteropsis semialata, Stylosanthes humilis, Cayratia trifoliata, Zornia muriculata subsp. muriculata and 39 other species, 14 of which only occurred once and 9 which occurred twice.
Latitude -16.4916472
Longitude 145.0778611
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Verbatim coordinate system decimal degrees
Verbatim locality N most portion of Brooklyn, c. 71 km WNW of Mt Carbine, part of across the fence with Cur[r]aghmore Station, grazed ungrazed trails, plot BroDestocked08.
Minimum elevation in metres 384
Maximum elevation in metres 384
Coordinate precision 0.0000001000
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by Jensen, R.
Verbatim SRS GDA94
Location ID a87e84db-1abf-4a1b-886a-db89c0b99f5a
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 145.0778611° E
Verbatim latitude 16.4916472° S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Brooklyn
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Brooklyn
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Brooklyn
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Brooklyn
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 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 - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Queensland Tropical Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Gulf
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble mulched
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble mulched
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 = other cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Gulf
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Einasleigh Uplands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Hodgkinson Basin
    IBRA 7 Regions Einasleigh Uplands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Hodgkinson Basin
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Einasleigh Upland Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MITCHELL-COLEMAN RIVERS (QLD)
    River Regions MITCHELL-COLEMAN RIVERS (QLD)
    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 Kennedy
    Local Government Areas 2011 Tablelands (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Mareeba
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MAREEBA SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 57
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1654
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TABLELANDS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) KURANDA - CROYDON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ETHERIDGE TABLELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) MOUNT CARBINE
    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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Tablelands (R) - Mareeba
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Garnet 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 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3003802.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.032055 t/ha
    Potassium 0.116754 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5241
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.7849
    Endemism 0.011628607
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.011784826
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3095.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.118656 index
    Species Richness 438.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 11.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.42039195
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 136.34 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 75.151665 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 5.97 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.27918175
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.5430765
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.828333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 19.654167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.680023 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.5022236
    Aridity index - month max 1.726466
    Aridity index - month min 0.03829184
    Evaporation - annual mean 160.13368 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 18310.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 220.7013 mm
    Evaporation - month min 110.90066 mm
    Evaporation - variability 16.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.37 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.36 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.3 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 79.82546 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 67.88568 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.417274 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 74.42637 %
    Humidity - month min relative 59.957817 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 59.957817 %
    Precipitation - annual 891.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 955.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 78.49374 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 6.3496633
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 31.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3269721
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 107.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.0335803
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 525.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 238.94402 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 60.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 630.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.180834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 17.450832 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 16.899994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 12.79 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.57 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.19 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.86
    Temperature - warmest month min 21.24 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 150.88742 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1620.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 76.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 18.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 64.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 93.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 869.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 354.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1017.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 236.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 168.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 146.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 202.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 210.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 60.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2303.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 314.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 261.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 257.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.3337664 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.049999997 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 38002.145 m
    Remoteness index 7.6230044
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 1.0 years
    Fire frequency 2.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1178.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 74.0 %
    Runoff - average 3926.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 375.3 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.3 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 51.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.44 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 44.0 %
    Bulk density 1.15744 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.26424575 %
    Clay % 24.624 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 30.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.48
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
    Nutrient status 1.1 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 1.8372
    Water holding capacity 60000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.64106 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 225.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 329.16666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 386.0 m
    Elevation 513.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.028214 degrees
    Topographic relief 28.85666 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.90303 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4264 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 59.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 34.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 66.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0012 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 52.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 9.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6555 NDVI