Occurrence record: MEL 0281224A

PreservedSpecimen of Desmodium brachypodum recorded on 1994-01-03

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 0281224A
Occurrence ID e36e85c8-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Identified by Coveny, R.
Identified date 1995-03-16
Collector Coveny, R.G.
Collecting number 16731
Reproductive condition flowers|fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Locally abundant.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1995-03-16
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID e862f6ab-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1994-01-03
Supplied as year:1994  month:1  day:3 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 3
Event ID 26ce3a50-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Desmodium brachypodum
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Genus Desmodium
Species Desmodium brachypodum
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship A.Gray
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Gloucester (A)
Locality Lower slopes of Gloucester Buckets at northern end, c. 2km W of Gloucester.
Habitat At base of Gloucester Buckets with Eucalyptus maculata and E. carnea. Grassy understorey consisted of Themeda australis, Imperata cylindrica var major, Desmodium varians, Glycine sp., etc.
Latitude -32.0000000
Longitude 151.9375000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Lower slopes of Gloucester Buckets at northern end, c. 2km W of Gloucester.
Minimum elevation in metres 200
Maximum elevation in metres 200
Coordinate precision 1.0000000000
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeference protocol Unknown
Georeferenced by Coveny, R.G.
Location ID 9642ddfe-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 151° 56' 15" E
Verbatim latitude 32° S

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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
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Hunter-Central Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2015 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2017 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Hunter
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Intact = cool burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Intact = cool burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Hunter
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions NSW North Coast
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Karuah Manning
    IBRA 7 Regions NSW North Coast
    IBRA 7 Subregions Karuah Manning
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Warmer and wetter end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (hot summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MANNING RIVER
    River Regions MANNING RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lyne
    Local Government Areas 2011 Gloucester (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Gloucester
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MID-COAST COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Hunter
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 830
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GLOUCESTER
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TAREE - GLOUCESTER
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MID NORTH COAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYNE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LYNE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) GLOUCESTER - DUNGOG
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GLOUCESTER
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NSW CENTRAL AND NORTH COAST
    PSMA Localities (2018) GLOUCESTER
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner 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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Gloucester (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pwam
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Liverpool-Barrington Plateaus
    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 open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8673855.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.017146 t/ha
    Potassium 0.110391 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5756
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.1729
    Endemism 0.01011305
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.010272051
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 4648.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.6760488 index
    Species Richness 785.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.75374186
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 51.41 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 81.57667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 28.06 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6474932
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.5417544
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.288334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.0875 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 25.700012 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.69079673
    Aridity index - month max 1.1790158
    Aridity index - month min 0.38898164
    Evaporation - annual mean 127.88306 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 21510.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 212.82939 mm
    Evaporation - month min 61.474354 mm
    Evaporation - variability 13.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.21 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.52 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.15 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.27052 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 70.351944 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.43121 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 77.20203 %
    Humidity - month min relative 63.499336 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 63.499336 %
    Precipitation - annual 984.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1039.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 83.9396 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.84372777
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 137.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 44.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 115.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.73161274
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 45.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.36504853
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 374.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 134.49548 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 37.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 421.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 29.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 22.2925 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 10.3675 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 22.852081 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 25.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.05 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 12.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.48 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.5
    Temperature - warmest month min 16.04 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 29.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 22.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 134.09161 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1046.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 159.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 37.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 125.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 42.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 382.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 147.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 430.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 174.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 237.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 49.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 118.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 121.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 125.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4189.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 286.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 225.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 222.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.02828427 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.5824946 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02828427 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 28863.65 m
    Remoteness index 2.5802047
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1058.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 129.0 %
    Runoff - average 1033.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.6 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 157.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.1 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.261525 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.6788845 %
    Clay % 29.946249 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.75
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.94
    Nutrient status 1.55 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 2.16375
    Water holding capacity 40000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 79.505196
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.70022 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 96.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 347.66666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 182.0 m
    Elevation 108.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 6.727739 degrees
    Topographic relief 263.0873 m
    Topographic slope (%) 14.92647 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4744 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 76.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 30.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 70.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0412 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 62.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7252 NDVI