Occurrence record: MELUD123831a

Specimen of Desmodium varians recorded on 1894-12-01

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MELU AVH data
Institution code The University of Melbourne
Supplied institution code "MELU"
Collection code The University of Melbourne Herbarium
Supplied collection code "MELU"
Catalog number MELUD123831a
Occurrence ID f108adeb-8311-49a5-8162-484406f0d71d
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Identified by Williamson, H.B.
Identified date 1894-12
Collector Williamson, H.B.
Record number s.n.
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
State conservation Victoria: Poorly Known
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1894-12

Event

Occurrence date 1894-12-01
Supplied date "1894-12"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

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 issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Labill.) G.Don

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Knox (C)
Locality Ferntree Gully.
Latitude -37.884413
Longitude 145.294643
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Google Earth
Georeferenced by Data Entry Person
Biome Terrestrial

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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 - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2014 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2015 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Port Phillip and Western Port
    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 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Gippsland Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Gippsland Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    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 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BUNYIP RIVER
    River Regions BUNYIP RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries La Trobe
    Local Government Areas 2011 Knox (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Knox - North-East
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 KNOX CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 4
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 754
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER MELBOURNE
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) FERNTREE GULLY (NORTH)
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KNOX
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MELBOURNE - OUTER EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LA TROBE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) ASTON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) KNOX
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WANTRINA - ROWVILLE - FERNTREE GULLY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) FERNTREE GULLY
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 1 MILLION OR MORE
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) EASTERN METROPOLITAN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) EASTERN METROPOLITAN
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Wards (2018) DOBSON WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Knox (C) - North-East
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Dshv
    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
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Urban and built-up
    Land cover Built-up
    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 Removed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3839264.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.3005
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0691
    Endemism 0.036630686
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.038908076
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5124
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 107364.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.5820594 index
    Species Richness 3881.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.9183858
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 40.17 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 68.45167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 44.06 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1559002
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.15511428
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.470001 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.770833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.480011 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.0755888
    Aridity index - month max 2.331662
    Aridity index - month min 0.30783728
    Evaporation - annual mean 101.41479 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17912.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 190.7516 mm
    Evaporation - month min 32.783867 mm
    Evaporation - variability 6.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.39 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.64682 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.62642 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.822586 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.93282 %
    Humidity - month min relative 63.559467 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 63.559467 %
    Precipitation - annual 839.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 918.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 76.529976 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.15939894
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 256.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 57.720448 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 166.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1581807
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.15748662
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 171.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 93.66463 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 268.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.468334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.2825 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.213562 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.48 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.17 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.27
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.47 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 12.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 228.73404 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 909.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 244.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 51.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 164.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 18.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 164.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 92.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 267.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 143.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 209.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 52.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 95.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 190.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3730.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 261.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 190.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 117.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.2441311 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.049999997 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 24044.99 m
    Remoteness index 0.0
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2821.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 49.0 %
    Runoff - average 871.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 57.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.6 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 20.0 %
    Bulk density 1.651414 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.7884296 %
    Clay % 41.427113 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 16.666666 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.77
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.329446
    Water holding capacity 32000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.46612 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 253.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 372.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 148.0 m
    Elevation 148.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.2618905 degrees
    Topographic relief 75.55394 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.067083 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2614 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 23.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 30.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 47.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 51.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4928 NDVI