Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2494146A

Specimen of Silene recorded on 1948-08-07


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
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2494146A
Occurrence ID 5357bfcf-2afb-4d5b-b9f4-52204214edf9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Charlton, D.
Identified date 1987
Collector Benson, L.
Record number 13164
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1987
Identification ID f7358f2f-3503-4da5-8cca-9a318b568a63


Occurrence date 1948-08-07
Supplied as year:1948  month:8  day:7 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 220
Event ID 4343686f-10ea-4ee0-af49-64c59eb5be12


Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Caryophyllanae | Caryophyllales | Caryophyllaceae | Silene
Scientific name Silene
Supplied scientific name "Silene acaulis"
Taxon rank genus
Supplied as "species"
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Caryophyllales
Family Caryophyllaceae
Genus Silene
Species Silene acaulis
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 (L.) Jacq.
Nomenclatural code ICN


Higher geography North America | United States
Country United States
State or Territory Montana
Locality Glacier National Park, Mt. Clements [=Clements Mountain], NE of Hidden Lake, Rocky Mtns. Columbia River drainage. Arctic Ocean slope, Glacial gravel soil, S exposure.
Habitat Alpine Grassland and Tundra on glacial gravel soil.
Latitude 48.6919444444
Longitude -113.7408333333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim locality Glacier National Park, Mt. Clements [=Clements Mountain], NE of Hidden Lake, Rocky Mtns. Columbia River drainage. Arctic Ocean slope, Glacial gravel soil, S exposure.
Water body Clements Mountain
Minimum elevation in meters 2134
Maximum elevation in meters 2134
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1000.0
Georeference protocol Google Earth
Verbatim SRS epsg:4326
Location ID a03be908-cad2-4637-af23-60f68390f548
Continent North America
Country code US
Verbatim elevation 7000'
Verbatim longitude 113° 44' 27" W
Verbatim latitude 48° 41' 31" N

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Columbia Glaciated
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Canadian Rocky Mountains
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    World Country Boundaries United States
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.0
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.0 frequency
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 718.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 183.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 157.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 19.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 186.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 86.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 220.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean -4.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 349.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -160.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean -93.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 125.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 58.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 35.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 7376.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 189.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 92.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 26.0 degrees C * 10