Occurrence record: MEL 1559094A

PreservedSpecimen of Desmodium muelleri recorded on 1947-05-16

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 1559094A
Occurrence ID e37ec87a-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 17813
Reproductive condition fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1992-08-17
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID e8888db8-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1947-05-16
Supplied as year:1947  month:5  day:16 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 136
Event ID 26ec27cd-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

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 Barkly (S)
Locality About 26 miles [41.6km] NNW of Brunette Downs.
Habitat Astrebla grassland, grey cracky soil, 222m.
Latitude -18.3166667
Longitude 135.7666667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality About 26 miles [41.6km] NNW of Brunette Downs.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID 9650a28c-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 135° 46' E
Verbatim latitude 18° 19' 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
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    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 Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Mitchell Grass Downs
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Barkly Tableland
    IBRA 7 Regions Mitchell Grass Downs
    IBRA 7 Subregions Barkly Tableland
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Mitchell Grass Downs
    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 Eucalypt forest and woodland (tropical)
    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 Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    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 Barkly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Tableland
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BARKLY REGION
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Brunette Downs Pastoral Lease
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Brunette Downs Pastoral Lease DCD2014/003
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 321
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 506
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BARKLY
    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) BARKLY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BARKLY TABLELANDS - OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TENNANT CREEK
    PSMA Localities (2018) TABLELANDS
    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) BARKLY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARKLY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) KUWARRANGU WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Barkly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Georgina Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrlb
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Barkly-Tanami Plains Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Barkly Tablelands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tussock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mitchell grass (Astrebla) tussock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tussock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2884
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.897
    Endemism 0.0025949108
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.002597009
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 21.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.595309 index
    Species Richness 16.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.14439014
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 164.96 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 37.8175 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.46 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6617852
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.5014975
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.0025 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.085 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.029999 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.14042796
    Aridity index - month max 0.48942453
    Aridity index - month min 0.004378284
    Evaporation - annual mean 253.36142 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 10088.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 334.9808 mm
    Evaporation - month min 172.4 mm
    Evaporation - variability 33.0 %
    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 0.12 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 64.96865 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 46.827377 %
    Humidity - month max relative 76.18671 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 53.569572 %
    Humidity - month min relative 40.50887 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 40.50887 %
    Precipitation - annual 439.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 497.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 36.76797 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 8.307341
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5591398
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 115.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.7735849
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 247.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 112.21565 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 37.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 342.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 15.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.911667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.173334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 36.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 10.16 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 10.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.96 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.52
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.92 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 163.61772 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 482.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 10.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 10.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 105.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 237.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 124.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 318.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 276.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 106.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 196.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 146.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 196.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4421.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 382.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 307.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 305.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.1118034 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.568209 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.1118034 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 399595.44 m
    Remoteness index 18.0
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 5.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 13.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 217.0 %
    Runoff - average 709.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 50.198437
    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 1.3689774 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.19086081 %
    Clay % 56.688557 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.4 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.16
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.43
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 4.006848
    Water holding capacity 24500.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 44.048206
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.49375 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 312.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 17.708334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 226.0 m
    Elevation 222.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.30840418 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.339951 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.120189 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2629 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 34.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 2.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 56.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 42.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0051 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 34.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4815 NDVI