Occurrence record: NSW:NSW944221

Preserved specimen of Canthium Lam. recorded on 1972-06-13


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource NSW AVH data
Institution code The Royal Botanic Gardens & Domain Trust
Supplied institution code "NSW"
Collection National Herbarium of New South Wales
Supplied collection code "NSW"
Catalog number NSW944221
Occurrence ID NSW:NSW:NSW944221
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Collector Katik, P.
Record number NGF46965
Reproductive condition fruits
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Establishment means NATIVE
Supplied as native
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Disposition in collection
Occurrence remarks Small tree, height 8 m, bole 5 m, d.b.h. 10 cm. Bark smooth brown, under green, inner yellowish brown. Wood cream. Leaves dull dark green. Fruit green becoming red.
Identification remarks Canthium korrense


Identification remarks Canthium korrense
Occurrence date 1972-06-13
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Canthium
Identified to rank genus
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Gentianales
Family Rubiaceae
Genus Canthium
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Lam.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN
Verbatim taxon rank genus


Country Papua New Guinea
State or Territory Milne Bay
Locality M.I. Road to Mount Suckling, Rabaraba, Milne Bay.
Supplied as "Ridges, Castanopsis forest."
Latitude -9.62
Supplied as: "-9.62"
Longitude 149.17
Supplied as: "149.17"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system Degrees Minutes
Verbatim locality M.I. Road to Mount Suckling, Rabaraba, Milne Bay.
Min elevation 457
Max elevation 457
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Elevation 457 m
Verbatim latitude 09 37 S
Marine false
Country Code PG
Verbatim longitude 149 10 E
Verbatim coordinates 09 37 S, 149 10 E

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    Additional political boundaries information

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

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.034523167
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 645.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.894845 index
    Species Richness 217.0 frequency
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2404.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 336.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 89.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 335.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 36.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 856.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 299.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 872.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 240.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 105.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 192.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 228.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 79.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 229.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 75.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 876.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 297.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 251.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 250.0 degrees C * 10
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 784856.06 m
    Averaged Topographic Relief 1008.4583 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 466.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.1407335 degrees