Occurrence record: MEL 2314234A

PreservedSpecimen of Desmodium varians recorded on 2007-11-27

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 2314234A
Occurrence ID 666fbc9e-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Collector Walsh, N.G.
Collecting number 6727
Reproductive condition flowers | fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Victoria: Poorly Known
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification ID 3c687eb6-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 2007-11-27
Supplied as year:2007  month:11  day:27 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 331
Event ID 79063fac-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

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 issues 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 Victoria
Local government area Wellington (S)
Locality Cheynes Bridge Tk, c. 300 m W from Heyfield-Licola Rd.
Habitat Steeply N-facing slope with sparse woodland of Euc. polyanthemos, with moderately sparse ground layer including *Petrorhagia nanteuilii, Arthropodium sp. 1, Solanum prinophyllum, S. chenopodioides etc. Shallow loams with much shale.
Latitude -37.7631000000
Longitude 146.6647000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Cheynes Bridge Tk, c. 300 m W from Heyfield-Licola Rd.
Minimum elevation in metres 160
Maximum elevation in metres 160
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50.0
Georeference sources S43
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by Walsh, N.G.
Georeferenced date 2007-11-27
Supplied as 2007-11-27 00:00:00.0
Location ID bbd787d8-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 146° 39' 53" E
Verbatim latitude 37° 45' 47" S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    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 Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2014 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2015 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) West Gippsland
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble removed
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 West Gippsland
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Highlands - Southern Fall
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Highlands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Highlands-Southern Fall
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    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 Eucalypt forest (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MITCHELL-THOMSON RIVERS
    River Regions MITCHELL-THOMSON RIVERS
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Gippsland
    Local Government Areas 2011 Wellington (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Wellington - Maffra
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WELLINGTON SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 20
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1929
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MAFFRA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WELLINGTON
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) LATROBE - GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WELLINGTON (VIC.)
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) GLENMAGGIE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer 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 (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) EASTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) EASTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) NORTHERN WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Wellington (S) - Maffra
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Ssjm
    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
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus tall open forests and open forests with ferns, herbs, sedges, rushes or wet tussock grasses
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Unknown/no data

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4641911.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5534
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.4218
    Endemism 0.005687609
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0058480017
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2235.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.1915965 index
    Species Richness 747.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5681373
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 47.47 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 50.708332 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 36.57 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2413167
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.23964189
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.719166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.531667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.890015 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.8203461
    Aridity index - month max 1.7390183
    Aridity index - month min 0.3092914
    Evaporation - annual mean 97.9122 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 14983.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 181.05904 mm
    Evaporation - month min 32.792492 mm
    Evaporation - variability 12.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.36 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.441124 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 72.76658 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.55589 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.562126 %
    Humidity - month min relative 62.89972 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 62.89972 %
    Precipitation - annual 796.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 675.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 61.50446 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.17007464
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 162.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 46.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 143.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3291925
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.3271605
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 145.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 84.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 209.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 43.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 19.366667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.3141665 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 22.797333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 25.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.83 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 26.23 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.41
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.98 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 148.36996 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 925.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 241.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 51.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 183.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 15.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 183.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 95.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 268.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 238.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 22.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 79.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 122.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 180.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3938.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 180.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 105.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.8015609 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 38467.77 m
    Remoteness index 4.025169
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 311.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 191.0 %
    Runoff - average 404.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 2.4 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 79.78331
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 48.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6381251 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.20052 %
    Clay % 38.79375 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 13.125 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.67
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.95
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.25
    Water holding capacity 47000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.99484 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 104.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 479.04166 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 131.0 m
    Elevation 144.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.9915107 degrees
    Topographic relief 57.28629 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.238056 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4294 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 59.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 21.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 79.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0342 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 71.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 14.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.765 NDVI