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Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2467161A

PreservedSpecimen of Portulaca

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection code National Herbarium of Victoria
Catalog number MEL 2467161A
Occurrence ID 105a1e2e-f5bd-4d94-87a1-beb95ed5259e
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Moritz, J.W.K.
Record number 878
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Collection code MEL
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification ID 6bf2c8f7-fed2-4f3e-8030-636fe728d8a7
Identification remarks (Kew Index)

Event

Identification remarks (Kew Index)
Date precision Not Supplied
Verbatim event date Nov

Taxonomy

Scientific name Portulaca
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Caryophyllales
Family Portulacaceae
Genus Portulaca
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Venezuela
State / Province Merida
Locality Merida.
Habitat In graminosis.
Latitude 8.5833333333
Longitude -71.1500000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Merida.
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Verbatim SRS EPSG:4326
Country code VE
Verbatim longitude 71° 09' W
Verbatim latitude 08° 35' N

Additional properties

Type PhysicalObject

User flagged issues 

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    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Invalid collection date Failed
    Supplied country not recognised Failed
    Coordinate precision not valid Failed
    Incomplete collection date Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Collector name unparseable Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Missing taxonomic rank Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Kingdom not recognised Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Resource taxonomic scope mismatch Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Passed
    Unrecognized geodetic datum Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not valid Passed
    Missing coordinate precision Passed
    Precision / range mismatch Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not specified Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Caribbean Sea
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Andean Montane Forests
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Maracaibo
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Venezuelan Andes Montane Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Inhabited treeless and barren lands
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Southern Caribbean
    World Country Boundaries Venezuela

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.0
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1475.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 151.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 37.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 126.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 48.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 503.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 215.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 536.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 122.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 126.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 183.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 185.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 82.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 492.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 248.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 195.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 192.0 degrees C * 10