Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2066199A

PreservedSpecimen of Centotheca lappacea recorded on 1889

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 2066199A
Occurrence ID d2e6d516-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Gabriel Sanchez-Ken, J.
Identified date 2000-03
Collector Macgregor, W.
Supplied as "MacGregor, W."
Collecting number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Previous identifications Centotheca lappacea (L.) Desv.
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks [Material quarantined when returned from loan (MEL 99056). V040017672. Material treated at MEL on 7/12/2004 and returned to main collection.].
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2000-03
Identification ID de8b9823-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1889
Supplied as year:1889 
Date precision Day
Event ID 1e2ec448-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Higher geography Asia
Country Papua New Guinea
Locality Port Moresby to Kalo, 90 miles mainland. [Latitude and longitude coords taken at halfway point on land between Port Moresby and Kalo.]
Latitude -9.7444611111
Longitude 147.5178666667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Port Moresby to Kalo, 90 miles mainland. [Latitude and longitude coords taken at halfway point on land between Port Moresby and Kalo.]
Coordinate precision 0.0000027778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Georeferenced date 2019-11-06
Supplied as 2019-11-06 16:50:50.0
Location ID 9259bf15-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Asia
Country code PG
Verbatim longitude 147° 31' 04.32" E
Verbatim latitude 9° 44' 40.06" S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial New Guinea Montane Forests
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Papuan Peninsula
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeastern Papuan Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Southeast Papua New Guinea
    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.01630642
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 94.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.4278116 index
    Species Richness 40.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1522.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 215.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 59.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 207.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 42.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 514.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 217.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 582.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 257.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 115.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 201.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 243.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 86.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 244.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 74.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 940.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 316.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 267.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 263.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 597216.75 m
    Marine
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.163193 Degrees C
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 401.45834 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 181.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.5668304 degrees