Occurrence record: MEL 2421366A

Specimen of Desmodium varians recorded on 2013-12-10

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection code National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2421366A
Occurrence ID 3d039d42-5cb8-4e9f-a490-575aa3eff322
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Bean, A.R.
Identified date 2014-02
Collector Aisthorpe, R.
Record number CPE2511
Reproductive condition flowers | buds
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Rare at site.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2014-02
Identification ID 142963ed-5b18-425a-a9e5-2aaa4a2812b8

Event

Occurrence date 2013-12-10
Supplied as year:2013  month:12  day:10 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 344
Event ID 92fb1f5a-2221-4dc6-870c-564a0dbecd0a

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 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
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Maranoa (R)
Locality Mt Beverley', c. 40km NE of Roma.
Habitat Cenchrus ciliaris grassland with scattered Acacia harpophylla saplings. Hill slope. Pale brown clay.
Latitude -26.4191666992
Supplied as: "-26.4191667000"
Longitude 149.1497222
Supplied as: "149.1497222000"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4283"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Mt Beverley', c. 40km NE of Roma.
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1000.0
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by Aisthorpe, R.
Verbatim SRS epsg:4283
Georeferenced date 2013-12-10
Supplied as 2013-12-10 00:00:00.0
Location ID 3645cfa6-fb16-423f-b5b4-8a6843152d59
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 149° 8' 59" E
Verbatim latitude 26° 25' 9" 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
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW21
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Condamine-Balonne
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Queensland MDB: deep (GS56)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Queensland MDB: deep (GS56)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW19
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Condamine-Balonne
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS26
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Condamine���Balonne
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys CONDAMINE
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones slopes
    NRM Regions 2010 Border Rivers Maranoa-Balonne
    NRM Regions 2014 Border Rivers Maranoa-Balonne
    NRM Regions 2015 Border Rivers Maranoa-Balonne
    NRM Regions 2017 Maranoa Balonne and Border Rivers
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Southern Queensland Landscapes
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble left intact
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Maranoa Balonne and Border Rivers
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Southern Downs
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 7 Subregions Southern Downs
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Growth is limited by moisture rather than temperature and the winters are mild. Growth is relatively even through the year
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: moderately dry winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions CONDAMINE-CULGOA RIVERS
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Maranoa
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Mandandanji People and QGC Pty Limited ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Maranoa (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Bendemere
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MARANOA REGIONAL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Barunggam, Bidjara, Bigambul, Euahlayi, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Giabel, Githabul, Gunggari, Guwamu/Kooma, Jarowair, Kambuwal, Mandandanji, Murrawarri, Wakka Wakka
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barunggam, Bidjara, Bigambul, Euahlayi, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Giabel, Githabul, Gunggari/Kungarri, Guwamu (Kooma), Jarowair, Kambuwal, Mandandanji, Murrawarri, Wakka Wakka
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Barunggam, Bidjara, Bigambul, Euahlayi, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Giabel, Githabul, Gunggari, Guwamu/Kooma, Jarowair, Kambuwal, Mandandanji, Murrawarri, Wakka Wakka
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barunggam, Bidjara, Bigambul, Euahlayi, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Giabel, Githabul, Gunggari, Guwamu (Kooma), Jarowair, Kambuwal, Mandandanji, Murrawarri, Wakka Wakka
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Mandandanji People QCD2018/001
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 910
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ROMA REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DARLING DOWNS (WEST) - MARANOA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) DARLING DOWNS - MARANOA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MARANOA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MARANOA
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MARANOA - ROMA - MITCHELL
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MARANOA EXC. ROMA AND MITCHELL
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOOWOOMBA - ROMA
    PSMA Localities (2018) WALLUMBILLA NORTH
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WARREGO
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WARREGO
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Maranoa (R) - Bendemere
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Surat Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Ksym
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Taroom Hills
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Cropland/natural vegetation mosaic
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally 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 Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Regrowth, modified native vegetation

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 7275531.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.00898 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2702
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.0056456937
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0056695594
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 88.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.7898276 index
    Species Richness 50.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.20980291
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 94.28 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 42.956665 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 13.47 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9953303
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.0046519754
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.806667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.786667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 30.170013 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.3253402
    Aridity index - month max 0.4849865
    Aridity index - month min 0.1754495
    Evaporation - annual mean 162.23747 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 12720.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 257.98257 mm
    Evaporation - month min 69.86496 mm
    Evaporation - variability 19.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.15 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.23 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.12 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 72.06911 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 54.79431 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.51246 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 64.15118 %
    Humidity - month min relative 47.87647 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 47.87647 %
    Precipitation - annual 591.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 594.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 50.757683 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.1178173
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 90.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 79.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0626848
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 42.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.06221258
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 233.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 84.60862 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 234.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 25.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.590834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.800834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 29.025818 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 30.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.48 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.03 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.87
    Temperature - warmest month min 18.93 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 152.42235 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 638.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 102.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 25.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 95.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 40.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 257.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 93.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 257.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 193.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 298.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 35.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 119.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 150.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 134.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5391.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 333.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 257.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 257.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 3.304784 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.2404163 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 274596.3 m
    Remoteness index 7.3315067
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 63.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 213.0 %
    Runoff - average 878.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 410.0 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.3 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 26.476885
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 97.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.44 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 56.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5793296 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.49668548 %
    Clay % 47.5419 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 9.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.32
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.42
    Nutrient status 1.2 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.6589386
    Water holding capacity 26000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 43.64879
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.04218 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 298.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 105.458336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 428.0 m
    Elevation 383.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.0910541 degrees
    Topographic relief 42.44449 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.106694 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3867 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 58.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 2.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 36.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 63.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0264 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 38.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6057 NDVI