Occurrence record: MEL 2020612A

PreservedSpecimen of Desmodium muelleri recorded on 1994-05-10

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 2020612A
Occurrence ID bb01cb36-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1|Duplicate - 1
Collector Walsh, N.G.|Leach, G.
Collecting number 3660
Identification qualifier ?muelleri
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Northern Territory: Least Concern
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID cb827bf0-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1994-05-10
Supplied as year:1994  month:5  day:10 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 130
Event ID 0c5329d4-1abc-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 Northern Territory
Local government area Victoria-Daly (S)
Locality Daly River Aboriginal Reserve. Beside Allia Creek, c. 70 km S from Daly River Mission settlement.
Habitat Growing on sandy outwash soil below escarpment. Eucalyptus miniata woodland.
Latitude -14.3097222
Longitude 130.6666667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Daly River Aboriginal Reserve. Beside Allia Creek, c. 70 km S from Daly River Mission settlement.
Minimum elevation in metres 200
Maximum elevation in metres 200
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by Klazenga, N.
Location ID 89dca587-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 130° 40' E
Verbatim latitude 14° 18' 35" S

Additional properties

recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q5885625|http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q6041421

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Fish River Gorge Block
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Fish River Gorge Block
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Fish River Gorge Block
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Three practices equal
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 = other cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Victoria Bonaparte
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victoria Bonaparte P1
    IBRA 7 Regions Victoria Bonaparte
    IBRA 7 Subregions Keep
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Kimberly Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DALY RIVER
    River Regions DALY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Local Government Areas 2011 Victoria-Daly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Daly
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 VICTORIA DALY REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 823
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1165
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY - TIWI - WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) DOUGLAS-DALY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) DOUGLAS-DALY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) JABIRU - TIWI
    PSMA Localities (2018) TIPPERARY
    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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) DALY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) DALY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) MILNGIN WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Victoria-Daly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Victoria River Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Ksm
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Ord-Victoria 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 forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tropical Eucalypt Woodlands/Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Tropical Eucalyptus forest and woodlands with a tall annual grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.014679 t/ha
    Potassium 0.057371 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5337
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8623
    Endemism 0.009927795
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.010061271
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 419.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.284741 index
    Species Richness 230.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.55162436
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 148.82 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 96.54833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5440444
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.83189243
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.041668 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.965 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.269989 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.5733968
    Aridity index - month max 2.03881
    Aridity index - month min 0.004872373
    Evaporation - annual mean 189.21481 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 22269.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 251.38316 mm
    Evaporation - month min 143.29367 mm
    Evaporation - variability 7.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.21 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 75.820335 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 55.309483 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.98106 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 67.99252 %
    Humidity - month min relative 47.471386 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 47.471386 %
    Precipitation - annual 1149.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1242.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 96.61255 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 15.82619
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.63081574
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 114.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.58157164
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 354.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 292.14856 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 78.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 850.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 9.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.16 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.695 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 26.224365 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 12.46 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.57 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.17 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.89
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.37 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 101.831604 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1182.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 109.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 335.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 294.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 778.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 267.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 227.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 140.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 226.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 226.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 58.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2671.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 367.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 295.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 281.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.8376157 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.34 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 83439.664 m
    Remoteness index 15.422048
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 2.0 years
    Fire frequency 7.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1532.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 50.0 %
    Runoff - average 6070.0 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 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 82.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.52 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 21.0 %
    Bulk density 1.50075 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.23989475 %
    Clay % 6.266667 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.46
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.5 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 63000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.19735 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 147.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 69.458336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 235.0 m
    Elevation 242.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.9491885 degrees
    Topographic relief 37.16743 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.70918 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3939 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 55.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0065 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 65.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6313 NDVI