Occurrence record: MEL 2303072A

PreservedSpecimen of Desmodium muelleri recorded on 1997-06-04

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 2303072A
Occurrence ID 6366eee6-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Collector Trudgen, M.E.
Collecting number 15799
Reproductive condition fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 3a833d5a-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1997-06-04
Supplied as year:1997  month:6  day:4 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 155
Event ID 76e03b3d-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 Western Australia
Local government area East Pilbara (S)
Locality Site number: 669. 6.6 km south-south-east of West Angela Hill, Hamersley Ranges.
Habitat Margin between an area of Mulga woodland and an open area. Very gently sloping. Almost flat. Soil: Bright red-brown cracking clay with some pebbles. Acacia aneura (flat, curved; MET 15,548) high shrubland over Cassia luerssenii, Eremophila lachnocalyx and Cassia oligophylla x. open shrubland over Astrebla pectinata and Sida fibulifera low open shrubland with Triodia pungens very open hummock grassland.
Latitude -23.1716667
Longitude 118.7236111
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Site number: 669. 6.6 km south-south-east of West Angela Hill, Hamersley Ranges.
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by Trudgen, M.E.
Location ID bb09f083-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 118° 43' 25" E
Verbatim latitude 23° 10' 18" 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
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Carnavon Xeric Shrubs
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    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 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Pilbara
    IBRA 6 Regions Pilbara
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Hamersley
    IBRA 7 Regions Pilbara
    IBRA 7 Subregions Hamersley
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Pilbara Shrublands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Acacia shrubland (mulga) (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Pilbara-Gascoyne
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ASHBURTON RIVER
    River Regions ASHBURTON RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Pilbara
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Durack
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements RTIO and Yinhawangka People ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 East Pilbara (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated East Pilbara
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF EAST PILBARA
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Yinhawangka People Part A and B WCD2017/003
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 1122
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2073
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) EAST PILBARA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) EAST PILBARA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (NORTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) EAST PILBARA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) EAST PILBARA - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH HEDLAND
    PSMA Localities (2018) NEWMAN
    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 (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) PILBARA, MP
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) PILBARA, MP
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    PSMA Wards (2018) SOUTH WARD
    Statistical Local Areas East Pilbara (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Hamersley Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Awfj
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Pilbara Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Hamersley Plateaus
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mulga (Acacia aneura) woodlands and shrublands +/- tussock grass +/- forbs
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Acacia shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6843
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8859
    Endemism 0.012452367
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.012534971
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1665.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.8362923 index
    Species Richness 508.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.08892265
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 134.78 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 25.7575 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.0896911
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -8.916161
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.6675 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 18.006666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 30.709991 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.10070787
    Aridity index - month max 0.21878833
    Aridity index - month min 0.007993329
    Evaporation - annual mean 268.5434 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 8647.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 398.10864 mm
    Evaporation - month min 127.8015 mm
    Evaporation - variability 38.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 54.212246 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 42.71752 %
    Humidity - month max relative 68.30182 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 54.99462 %
    Humidity - month min relative 34.21919 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 34.21919 %
    Precipitation - annual 310.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 351.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 25.975555 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.1393048
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 49.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.13989219
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 93.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -5.709193
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 184.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 66.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 25.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 205.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 24.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 30.264166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 16.272501 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 37.100006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 7.65 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 15.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 38.09 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.01
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.57 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 39.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 187.67381 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 332.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 49.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 17.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 75.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 168.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 71.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 176.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 239.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 305.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 79.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 159.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 247.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5882.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 384.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 308.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 302.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.707489 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.7200694 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 252772.42 m
    Remoteness index 17.087288
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 9.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 41.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 261.0 %
    Runoff - average 436.0 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 25.664635
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 33.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.41 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 25.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3673184 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.18268012 %
    Clay % 26.8391 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.11
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.2
    Nutrient status 1.3 index
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 2.3494809
    Water holding capacity 42000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 19.690948
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.45994 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 309.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 200.29167 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 726.0 m
    Elevation 719.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.37335616 degrees
    Topographic relief 16.05225 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.11397 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1035 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 17.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 40.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 48.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 12.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0027 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 26.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.245 NDVI