Occurrence record: MEL 1559172A

PreservedSpecimen of Desmodium varians recorded on 1853-03-11

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 1559172A
Occurrence ID e37f61a4-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Pedley, L.
Identified date 1992-08-24
Collector Mueller, F.
Collecting number s.n.
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 e88a291f-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1853-03-11
Supplied as year:1853  month:3  day:11 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 70
Event ID 26ee33e7-1abc-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 Wangaratta (RC)
Locality King River.
Latitude -36.7667000000
Longitude 146.4167000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality King River.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Georeference sources R42
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID 96510550-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 146° 25' E
Verbatim latitude 36° 46' S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    GER Central Victorial Biolinks GER Central Victorial Biolinks
    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
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW2
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Goulburn-Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Goulburn-Murray: Shepparton Irrigation Region (GS8)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Goulburn-Murray: Sedimentary Plain (GS8c)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW3
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Northern Victoria
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS4
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Ovens
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys OVENS
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones slopes
    NRM Regions 2010 North East
    NRM Regions 2014 North East
    NRM Regions 2015 North East
    NRM Regions 2017 North East
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North East
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North East
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Riverina
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victorian Riverina
    IBRA 7 Regions Riverina
    IBRA 7 Subregions Victorian Riverina
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    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 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions OVENS RIVER
    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 Indi
    Local Government Areas 2011 Wangaratta (RC)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Wangaratta - South
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WANGARATTA RURAL CITY
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Bangerang, Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Bangerang, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurung, Waywurru, Yorta Yorta
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 22
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1760
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WANGARATTA REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WANGARATTA - BENALLA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) HUME
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) INDI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) INDI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WODONGA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WANGARATTA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) WHITFIELD
    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) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) SOUTH WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Wangaratta (RC) - South
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Phylloxera Infection Zone - North East, Victoria Phylloxera Infection Zone - North East, Victoria
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    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 Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    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 Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4180483.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.016281 t/ha
    Potassium 0.062065 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5297
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.3106
    Endemism 0.0035917377
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0036518625
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 5200.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.70377 index
    Species Richness 619.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.3031263
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 33.36 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 77.2825 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 43.66 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1834726
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.18254204
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 22.6575 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.328334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.290009 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.594903
    Aridity index - month max 4.367899
    Aridity index - month min 0.2586674
    Evaporation - annual mean 106.103226 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 20438.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 211.70096 mm
    Evaporation - month min 28.908905 mm
    Evaporation - variability 12.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.27392 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 67.604 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.00722 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 81.78497 %
    Humidity - month min relative 52.58438 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 52.58438 %
    Precipitation - annual 1090.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1048.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 89.50586 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.7173821
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 393.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 47.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 154.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0979619
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 37.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.09756216
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 160.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 141.9956 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 35.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 396.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 20.423334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.2833333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 26.300018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 29.26 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.73
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.62 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 20.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 133.58296 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 886.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 287.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 151.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 26.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 156.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 106.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 295.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 138.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 23.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 75.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 125.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 200.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4919.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 287.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 200.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 84.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.741867 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 114096.445 m
    Remoteness index 4.0894165
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2424.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 60.0 %
    Runoff - average 3065.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 2.3 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 105.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 26.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6357485 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.3827221 %
    Clay % 38.09641 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 13.125 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.73
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.1946108
    Water holding capacity 42000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.42334 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 296.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 390.66666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 249.0 m
    Elevation 245.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.954971 degrees
    Topographic relief 12.26512 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.9232301 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4722 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 86.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 2.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 22.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 76.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.066 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 4.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 75.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 6.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7262 NDVI