Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2378022A

PreservedSpecimen of Centotheca lappacea recorded on 1994-02-15


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 2378022A
Occurrence ID 0f22250e-7db4-428e-8979-72300d7e2d95
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Nek, F.I. van
Identified date 1994-05
Collector Wieringa, J.J.
Collecting number 2223
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1994-05
Identification ID 56ebc125-9521-4798-9305-b9d8e61d7685


Collecting date 1994-02-15
Supplied as year:1994  month:2  day:15 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 46
Event ID 3b126b75-2abb-4b1d-a3c9-4abe7ea74a13


Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Poaceae | Centotheca
Scientific name Centotheca lappacea
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Centotheca
Species Centotheca lappacea
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (L.) Desv.
Nomenclatural code ICN


Higher geography Africa | Cameroon
Country Cameroon
State or Territory Sud
Locality 31 km ESE of Kribi, 1 km N of Ndjantom.
Habitat Cacao plantation.
Latitude 2.8233330000
Longitude 10.1600000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality 31 km ESE of Kribi, 1 km N of Ndjantom.
Minimum elevation in metres 120
Maximum elevation in metres 120
Coordinate precision 0.0016666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeference protocol Unknown
Georeferenced by Gallagher, C.L.
Location ID 64bcc9be-e04d-4c01-8321-b6b8bac90cbc
Continent Africa
Country code CM
Verbatim longitude 10° 9.6' E
Verbatim latitude 2° 49.4' N

Additional properties

recorded by id https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0566-372X

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Gulf of Guinea Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Congolian Coastal Forests
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southern Gulf of Guinea Drainages - Bioko
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Atlantic Equatorial Coastal Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Gulf of Guinea Central
    World Country Boundaries Cameroon

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.008695652
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) -0.0 index
    Species Richness 1.0 frequency
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2515.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 676.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 66.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 230.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 59.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 345.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 450.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1078.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 254.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 95.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 209.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 241.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 71.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 74.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 835.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 304.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 262.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 249.0 degrees C * 10