Occurrence record: MEL 2236463A

PreservedSpecimen of Desmodium muelleri recorded on 2001-06-11

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 2236463A
Occurrence ID 3ab48a26-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Identified by Thompson, E.J.
Identified date 2002-11-30
Collector Turpin, G.P.|Thompson, E.J.
Collecting number 880
Reproductive condition fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2002-11-30
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 1f84f4fd-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 2001-06-11
Supplied as year:2001  month:6  day:11 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 162
Event ID 5e73293e-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 Queensland
Local government area Carpentaria (S)
Locality 37.5km NNE of Normanton on Burke Developmental Road (site 88). [AGD 66] (54,525142,8079675) (7163-251796).
Habitat Flood plain with brown sand. Open woodland of Melaleuca leucadendron with Aphyllodium biarticulatum and Schizachyrium fragile dominant in ground layer.
Latitude -17.3683333
Longitude 141.2366667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality 37.5km NNE of Normanton on Burke Developmental Road (site 88). [AGD 66] (54,525142,8079675) (7163-251796).
Minimum elevation in metres 13
Maximum elevation in metres 13
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeferenced by Turpin, G.P.
Location ID aec81c88-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 141° 14' 12" E
Verbatim latitude 17° 22' 6" S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q19002622
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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
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    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) 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 Gulf
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Gulf Plains
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Mitchell - Gilbert Fans
    IBRA 7 Regions Gulf Plains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Mitchell-Gilbert Fans
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Carpentaria Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Temperature and moisture are more seasonal strongly developed wet and dry seasons and the growing season is shorter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    River Regions FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    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 Carpentaria (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Carpentaria
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CARPENTARIA SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 163
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3233
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CARPENTARIA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - 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) CARPENTARIA - BURKE - MORNINGTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CARPENTARIA EXC. DOOMADGEE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA Localities (2018) HOWITT
    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) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TRAEGER
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Carpentaria (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Carpentaria Lowlands Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Carpentaria Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Clara-Mitchell Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, 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 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0692
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9493
    Endemism 0.0054639694
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0055588223
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 75.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.5641778 index
    Species Richness 36.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.32578802
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 185.3 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 70.31 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.19 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.2931762
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.3601937
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.8525 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.409166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.370026 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.35493705
    Aridity index - month max 1.4909726
    Aridity index - month min 0.0035798778
    Evaporation - annual mean 233.58075 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17062.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 318.4 mm
    Evaporation - month min 171.7 mm
    Evaporation - variability 18.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.31 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.1 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 68.89486 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 57.46383 %
    Humidity - month max relative 81.86022 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 70.07767 %
    Humidity - month min relative 50.372265 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 50.372265 %
    Precipitation - annual 876.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 882.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 73.333336 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 19.512196
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.29100528
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 131.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.392857
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 356.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 256.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 66.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 673.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.921667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.258333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 26.800018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.18 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 15.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.8 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.95
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.42 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 131.79558 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 885.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 126.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 435.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 262.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 657.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 218.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 150.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 228.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 125.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 241.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 57.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2952.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 368.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 303.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 293.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.036055513 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.4242641 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.06708203 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.036055513 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 24752.281 m
    Remoteness index 14.542574
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 1.0 years
    Fire frequency 2.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 430.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 121.0 %
    Runoff - average 3216.0 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 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 55.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.62 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 37.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4698168 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.22058044 %
    Clay % 32.734295 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 45.555557 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.34
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.96
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 38000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.79942 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 337.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 7.7916665 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 10.0 m
    Elevation 9.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.036971547 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.5157146 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.03503247 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3256 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 52.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 35.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 65.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0047 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 50.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.672 NDVI