Occurrence record: CNS:CNS 153043.1

Preserved specimen of Ceropegia cumingiana Decne. | Yam recorded on 2003-04-04


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource Australian Tropical Herbarium (CNS) AVH data
Institution code Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied institution code "CNS"
Collection Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied collection code "CNS"
Catalog number CNS 153043.1
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Identified by Herb. BRI dupl.  
Collector Wannan, B.S.  
Supplied as "Wannan, B.S."
Record number 2731
Reproductive condition flowers|leaf
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Disposition in collection
Occurrence remarks Vine


Occurrence date 2003-04-04
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Ceropegia cumingiana
Supplied scientific name "Ceropegia cumingiana Decne."
Identified to rank species
Common name Yam
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Gentianales
Family Apocynaceae
Genus Ceropegia
Species Ceropegia cumingiana
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Decne.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality NW end of Warral Island.
Supplied as "Sand dune above shoreline interspersed with granite boulders. Low closed forest to 10 metres growing on sand behind the grassland. Trees: Sterculia quadrifida, Manilkara kauki, Terminalia sp., Canarium australianum, Acacia polystachya, Planchonia careya, Grewia papuana, Celtis sp. Understorey/ groundcover: Tacca leontopetaloides, Commelina ensifolia, Canarium australianum, Clerodendron sp., Bulbostylis barbata, Cyperus sp., Oplismenus burmannii, Curcuma australasica, pitchforks, Typhonium sp., Hybanthus sp., Phyllanthus sp., Allophylus cobbe, Croton arnhemicus, Eugenia reinwardtiana, Tabernaemontana orientalis. Vines: Ampelocissus acetosa, Cayratia trifolia, Aristolochia sp, Neoalsomitra capricornica, Muellerargia timorensis. Epiphyte: Dendrobium bigibbum."
Latitude -10.3575
Supplied as: "-10.3575"
Longitude 142.125278
Supplied as: "142.125277778"
Datum EPSG:4326
Min elevation 5
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Georeferenced by collector
County Cook
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 10 21 27 S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 142 7 31 E

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 322d2475-ce31-43ca-9a87-d63222655ea5
    Data Resource Australian Tropical Herbarium (CNS) AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Ceropegia cumingiana Decne.
    Coordinates -10.3575,142.125278
    Related records
    Record UUID 70282e26-3378-477e-89a3-964789d0f2f3
    Data Resource Queensland Herbarium (BRI) AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Ceropegia cumingiana
    Coordinates -10.3575,142.125333

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Torres Strait & far Northern GBR
    NRM Regions 2010 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 Torres Strait
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Torres Strait
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Torres Strait
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 TORRES STRAIT ISLANDS
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Local Government Areas 2011 Torres (S)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TORRES SHIRE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation types - native unknown/no data
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings