Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2316022A

PreservedSpecimen of Melica | Melic recorded on 1942-06-10

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium IPT
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection code National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2316022A
Occurrence ID 65e4415a-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Ek, C.M.
Record number [JEP] 10171
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification ID 3be8a1d9-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1942-06-10
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Melica
Supplied scientific name "Melica nitens"
Taxon rank genus
Supplied as "species"
Common name Melic
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Melica
Species Melica nitens
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Scribn.) Nutt. ex Piper

Geospatial

Country United States
State / Province Indiana
Locality 3 miles S of Lafayette, Tippecanoe County.
Habitat Railway embankment.
Latitude 40.4000000000
Longitude -86.8667000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality 3 miles S of Lafayette, Tippecanoe County.
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Georeferenced by compiler
Country code US
Verbatim longitude 86° 52' W
Verbatim latitude 40° 24' N

Additional properties

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    Data quality tests

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    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
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    First of the month 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
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Supplied country not recognised Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not valid Passed
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    Precision / range mismatch Passed
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    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
    Missing name of person who georeferenced the occurrence Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Mississippi Piedmont Rivers & Streams
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Teays - Old Ohio
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries North Central Tillplain
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    World Country Boundaries United States

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.006756757
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) -0.0 index
    Species Richness 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 947.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 163.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 163.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 24.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 298.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 102.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 300.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 390.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -95.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean -30.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 115.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean -30.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 29.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 9661.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 295.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 220.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 201.0 degrees C * 10