Occurrence record: MEL 2358841A

PreservedSpecimen of Desmodium muelleri recorded on 2007-03-23

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 2358841A
Occurrence ID 044bb822-c401-11e1-904e-005056b0018f
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Collector Mcdonald, K.R.
Supplied as "McDonald, K.R. (2)"
Collecting number 6301
Reproductive condition fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Vine; fruiting.
Occurrence status present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 46d53249-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 2007-03-23
Supplied as year:2007  month:3  day:23 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 82
Event ID 8106d85b-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 Queensland
Local government area Etheridge (S)
Locality 10.5km along O,Briens Creek Road from Mt Surprise.
Habitat Open eucalypt woodland on black clay soil with basalt rocks; tall grass.
Latitude -18.1008333
Longitude 144.2394444
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality 10.5km along O,Briens Creek Road from Mt Surprise.
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Verbatim SRS WGS84
Location ID be915f76-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 144° 14' 22" E
Verbatim latitude 18° 06' 03" S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Gulf
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Gulf
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Einasleigh Uplands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Undara - Toomba Basalts
    IBRA 7 Regions Einasleigh Uplands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Undara-Toomba Basalts
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Einasleigh Upland Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    River Regions FLINDERS-NORMAN 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 Kennedy
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Ewamian Small Scale Mining and Exploration
    Local Government Areas 2011 Etheridge (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Etheridge
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 ETHERIDGE SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 57
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1654
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CROYDON - ETHERIDGE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) KURANDA - CROYDON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ETHERIDGE TABLELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) MOUNT SURPRISE
    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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TRAEGER
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Etheridge (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Georgetown Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qbmu
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Einasleigh Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open woodlands with a grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3003802.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.017197 t/ha
    Potassium 0.100039 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.298
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8724
    Endemism 0.005602655
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0056879893
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 588.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.228535 index
    Species Richness 231.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.31662682
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 103.86 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 56.796665 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 1.59 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6340654
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.56837475
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.848335 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 18.031666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 25.460022 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.38591054
    Aridity index - month max 1.4856691
    Aridity index - month min 0.026682941
    Evaporation - annual mean 165.00667 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 14584.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 242.35628 mm
    Evaporation - month min 111.10815 mm
    Evaporation - variability 20.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.34 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.25 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 71.28687 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 53.588852 %
    Humidity - month max relative 79.88437 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 64.00189 %
    Humidity - month min relative 43.23061 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 43.23061 %
    Precipitation - annual 767.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 734.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 63.796772 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 10.380021
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5212413
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 121.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.907016
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 394.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 208.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 56.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 523.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 30.6225 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 16.335001 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 24.600006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 25.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 10.02 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 10.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.58 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.56 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.18
    Temperature - warmest month min 21.02 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 113.82741 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 861.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 16.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 3.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 14.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 117.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 431.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 244.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 592.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 240.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 244.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 107.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 192.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 143.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 205.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 58.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3294.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 351.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 275.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.770028 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.14764823 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 170565.02 m
    Remoteness index 14.679448
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 10.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 305.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 126.0 %
    Runoff - average 3124.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 421.91 m
    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) 80.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.62 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 75.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3106024 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.47348255 %
    Clay % 62.746986 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 125.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.37
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.93
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 4.4
    Water holding capacity 64000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.18488 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 261.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 91.833336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 403.0 m
    Elevation 404.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.2971919 degrees
    Topographic relief 6.315002 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3139864 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3937 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 52.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 14.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 26.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 60.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0154 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 45.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 6.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6132 NDVI