Occurrence record: MEL 2088682A

PreservedSpecimen of Desmodium varians recorded on 1988-12-29

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 2088682A
Occurrence ID e381368c-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Collector Kelly, P.
Collecting number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers
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
Identification ID e88e6603-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1988-12-29
Supplied as year:1988  month:12  day:29 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 364
Event ID 26f31fb8-1abc-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 East Gippsland (S)
Locality Brookville, ca 10km SW from Swifts Creek.
Habitat Growing with Glycine clandestina in semi-cleared country.
Latitude -37.3250000000
Longitude 147.6250000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Brookville, ca 10km SW from Swifts Creek.
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeference sources W13
Georeferenced by Kelly, P.
Location ID 96530083-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 147° 37' 30" E
Verbatim latitude 37° 19' 30" S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    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 - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 East Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2014 East Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2015 East Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 East Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) East Gippsland
    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 East 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) Remote rangelands
    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 (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest (temperate)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    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 East Gippsland (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated E. Gippsland Bal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 EAST GIPPSLAND 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) BRUTHEN - OMEO
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GIPPSLAND - EAST
    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) EAST GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) BROOKVILLE
    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) EAST GIPPSLAND SHIRE
    Statistical Local Areas E. Gippsland (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Dg137
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Victorian Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3512158.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.014555 t/ha
    Potassium 0.198777 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8801
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.3649
    Endemism 0.0020037652
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0021407388
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 776.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.376728 index
    Species Richness 315.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7632448
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 36.31 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 58.248333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 46.31 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2642825
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2626173
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 17.619999 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 6.4191666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.100006 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.2023623
    Aridity index - month max 3.1175168
    Aridity index - month min 0.350438
    Evaporation - annual mean 84.23886 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 16012.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 168.36073 mm
    Evaporation - month min 21.812233 mm
    Evaporation - variability 10.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.26 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 84.21205 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.38413 %
    Humidity - month max relative 92.81803 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 84.88057 %
    Humidity - month min relative 63.859024 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 63.859024 %
    Precipitation - annual 782.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 767.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 66.525955 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.11968704
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 191.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 57.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 165.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2594595
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2580645
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 176.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 84.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 232.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 42.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 15.5525 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 10.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 4.19 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 23.012238 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min -0.39 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 0.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 5.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 11.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 22.77 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.45
    Temperature - warmest month min 9.01 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 24.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 16.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 141.85753 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 812.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 196.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 45.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 176.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 18.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 176.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 98.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 244.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 105.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 238.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -1.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 50.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 119.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 157.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4193.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 237.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 157.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 123.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.6419501 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.116619036 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 52988.645 m
    Remoteness index 6.225023
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 798.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 127.0 %
    Runoff - average 360.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.5 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 70.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.53 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 27.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4391809 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 4.328029 %
    Clay % 38.786724 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 53.333332 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.8
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.65 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.183616
    Water holding capacity 35000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.75306 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 6.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 568.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 829.0 m
    Elevation 768.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 6.13516 degrees
    Topographic relief 79.46887 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.993801 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4475 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 50.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 39.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 61.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0232 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 65.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.698 NDVI