Occurrence record: MEL 0673084A

PreservedSpecimen of Desmodium varians recorded on 1985-04-27

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 0673084A
Occurrence ID e37da95e-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Pedley, L.
Identified date 1992-08-24
Collector Beauglehole, A.C.
Collecting number 79446
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
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1992-08-24
Identification ID e88676a1-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1985-04-27
Supplied as year:1985  month:4  day:27 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 117
Event ID 26e9eba5-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

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
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 Wellington (S)
Locality 2km SSW of Glenmaggie.
Latitude -37.9167000000
Longitude 146.7500000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality 2km SSW of Glenmaggie.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeference sources S53
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID 964fc260-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 146° 45' E
Verbatim latitude 37° 55' S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q4347893
recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q16744919

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2014 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2015 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) West Gippsland
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble removed
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 West Gippsland
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Highlands - Southern Fall
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Highlands-Southern Fall
    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 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MITCHELL-THOMSON RIVERS
    River Regions MITCHELL-THOMSON RIVERS
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Gippsland
    Local Government Areas 2011 Wellington (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Wellington - Maffra
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WELLINGTON SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 20
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1929
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MAFFRA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WELLINGTON
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) LATROBE - GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WELLINGTON (VIC.)
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) GLENMAGGIE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer 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) EASTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) EASTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) NORTHERN WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Wellington (S) - Maffra
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Gippsland Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Gippsland Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4641911.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5534
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.4218
    Endemism 0.006439718
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.006659861
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 12769.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.647508 index
    Species Richness 1091.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.59376097
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 41.04 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 48.753334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 33.8 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1483806
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.1473861
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.51 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.851666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.0 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.7698515
    Aridity index - month max 1.6515088
    Aridity index - month min 0.32771054
    Evaporation - annual mean 98.27282 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 15442.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 180.03693 mm
    Evaporation - month min 33.460545 mm
    Evaporation - variability 10.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.34 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.70664 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.66788 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.08504 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.70409 %
    Humidity - month min relative 64.69508 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 64.69508 %
    Precipitation - annual 828.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 647.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 58.563747 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.16241722
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 140.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 46.26038 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 140.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1523935
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.15152486
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 145.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 72.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 201.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 43.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 19.171667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.565833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.873962 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.06 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 9.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.66 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.37
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 14.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 149.79193 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 764.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 184.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 43.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 160.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 15.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 160.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 78.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 226.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 135.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 232.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 27.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 85.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 120.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 183.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3814.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 259.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 183.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 150.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.031622775 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.6341136 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.031622775 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 32726.414 m
    Remoteness index 2.437095
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 583.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 116.0 %
    Runoff - average 550.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 2.4 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 78.65738
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 144.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6381251 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.0759237 %
    Clay % 38.79375 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 13.125 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.64
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.89
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.25
    Water holding capacity 47000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.77578 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 39.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 144.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 114.0 m
    Elevation 89.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.9748482 degrees
    Topographic relief 19.26597 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.424372 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2513 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 16.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 47.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 53.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0059 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 60.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 13.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6613 NDVI