Occurrence record: PERTH 5547474

PreservedSpecimen of Medicago truncatula recorded on 1979-09-25

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource PERTH AVH data
Institution Western Australia, Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions
Supplied institution code "PERTH"
Collection Western Australian Herbarium
Supplied collection code "PERTH"
Catalogue Number PERTH 5547474
Occurrence ID PERTH:PERTH:PERTH 5547474
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by M. Hislop
Identified date 2001-04-04
Collector Perry, G.
Collecting number 956
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Date identified 2001-04-04

Event

Collecting date 1979-09-25
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 25 Sep 1979

Taxonomy

Scientific name Medicago truncatula
Supplied scientific name "Medicago truncatula Gaertn."
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Genus Medicago
Species Medicago truncatula
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Gaertn.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Supplied as: "WA"
Local government area Merredin (S)
Locality Merredin Research Station,
Habitat Growing in paddock.
Latitude -31.4833333292
Supplied as: "-31.4833333300"
Longitude 118.26666667
Supplied as: "118.2666666700"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Verbatim locality Merredin Research Station,
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Southwest Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southwestern Australia Forests and Scrub
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Cropping
    NRM Regions 2010 Avon
    NRM Regions 2014 Avon
    NRM Regions 2015 Avon
    NRM Regions 2017 Avon River Basin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Avon River Basin
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble left intact
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Avon River Basin
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Paleo
    IBRA 6 Regions Avon Wheatbelt
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Avon Wheatbelt P1
    IBRA 7 Regions Avon Wheatbelt
    IBRA 7 Subregions Merredin
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southwest Australia Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia "Mediterranean" climate, but with drier cooler winters and less growth than Classic "Mediterranean" climate
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: warm (summer drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South West Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SWAN COAST-AVON RIVER
    River Regions SWAN COAST-AVON RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions South-West
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin
    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
    Local Government Areas 2011 Merredin (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Merredin
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF MERREDIN
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 397
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MERREDIN
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WHEAT BELT - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - WHEAT BELT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAMPION
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MERREDIN
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH-WESTERN WA
    PSMA Localities (2018) MERREDIN
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 1,000 TO 4,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) AGRICULTURAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) AGRICULTURAL REGION
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) MERREDIN
    Statistical Local Areas Merredin (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Yilgarn Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Yilgarn Plateau Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Avon Plateau
    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 Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Mallee woodlands and shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Mallee woodlands and shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8258351.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.0138 t/ha
    Potassium 0.024553 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9701
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8591
    Endemism 0.021636596
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.02281848
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3863.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.2541857 index
    Species Richness 1042.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.22250782
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 66.08 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 24.019167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 10.84 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.58750165
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.6866167
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 26.433332 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.47 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.789978 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.25357178
    Aridity index - month max 0.8294554
    Aridity index - month min 0.035180435
    Evaporation - annual mean 194.78018 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 8023.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 369.52356 mm
    Evaporation - month min 63.89735 mm
    Evaporation - variability 17.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.12 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 74.106155 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 56.986908 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.02208 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 74.42911 %
    Humidity - month min relative 42.244324 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 42.244324 %
    Precipitation - annual 320.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 319.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 26.867865 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -1.3793163
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 128.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.640169
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 45.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.5519441
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 55.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 53.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 132.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 34.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 24.459167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 10.396667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 29.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.67 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.66 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.87
    Temperature - warmest month min 16.77 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 208.19336 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 324.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 136.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 48.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 45.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 52.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 144.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 177.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 280.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 52.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 110.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 230.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5340.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 332.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 246.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 121.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.545584 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.32572994 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 215220.97 m
    Remoteness index 5.24
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 24.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 168.0 %
    Runoff - average 53.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 59.750298
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 97.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.54 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 45.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5857143 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.4969408 %
    Clay % 45.714287 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 13.636364 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.24
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.56
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 3.7142856
    Water holding capacity 19930.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 74.650986
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.89419 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 181.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 76.916664 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 321.0 m
    Elevation 315.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.42771187 degrees
    Topographic relief 13.39014 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.7336355 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1389 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 16.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 26.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 61.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 13.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.005 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 32.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2209 NDVI