Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2490008A

PreservedSpecimen of Pentameris


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 2490008A
Occurrence ID 0b3a7e88-e0e0-44ec-9427-2db86267c5f0
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Le Get, R.
Identified date 2020-10-27
Collector Drège, J.F.
Collecting number s.n.
Reproductive condition fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Previous identifications Danthonia crispa var. trunculata Nees, D. crispa ß truncata.
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2020-10-27
Identification ID a9e7aa5f-e2e5-46c6-99df-af686203d47f
Identification remarks fide: CJB African Plant Database, accessed 27 October 2020.


Identification remarks fide: CJB African Plant Database, accessed 27 October 2020.
Date precision Not Supplied
Event ID 936d1b1d-2d1d-472f-ac0e-adc0404ad531


Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Poaceae | Pentameris
Scientific name Pentameris
Supplied scientific name "Pentameris acinosa"
Taxon rank genus
Supplied as "species"
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Pentameris
Species Pentameris acinosa
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Taxon remarks https://www.researchgate.net/publication/232692807_A_Generic_Classification_of_the_Danthonioideae_Poaceae
Scientific name authorship (Stapf) Galley & H.P.Linder
Nomenclatural code ICN


Higher geography Africa | South Africa
Country South Africa
State or Territory Cape Provinces
Locality [No details given.]
Verbatim locality [No details given.]
Location ID 5c8780e3-e3b9-4496-ae22-271ca81ee18f
Continent Africa
Georeference remarks CJB African Plant Database states that this species is native to the Cape Provinces of South Africa.
Country code ZA

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