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Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2370732A

Preserved specimen of Potamogeton acutifolius Link | Sharp Pondweed


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource National Herbarium of Victoria (MEL) AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2370732A
Occurrence ID d94685ee-c756-11e2-b938-005056b0018f
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Kaplan, Z.  
Identified date 2011
Record number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers | fruit
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)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rights holder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Previous identifications Potamogeton zosterifolius Schumach., Potamogeton zosteraefolius Schum. Sond. Flor. Hamburg. p.100 N. 14.
Date identified 2011
Identification remarks Sond. Flor. Hamburg. p. 100 No. 14.
Identification ID 4a94b107-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da


Event ID 82bf70ee-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Identification remarks Sond. Flor. Hamburg. p. 100 No. 14.
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED


Higher classification Eukarya | Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Alismatales | Potamogetonaceae | Potamogeton
Scientific name Potamogeton acutifolius
Supplied scientific name "Potamogeton compressus"
Identified to rank species
Common name Sharp Pondweed
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Alismatales
Family Potamogetonaceae
Genus Potamogeton
Species Potamogeton acutifolius
Name match metric taxonIdMatch
Scientific name authorship Link
Supplied as L.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Higher geography Europe | Germany
Country Germany
State or Territory Freie und Hansestadt Hamburg
Locality Hamburg.
Latitude 53.583333
Supplied as: "53.5833333333"
Longitude 10.016667
Supplied as: "10.0166666667"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "1"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Hamburg.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Georeference protocol GeoNames
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 53° 35' N
Continent Europe
Marine false
Country Code DE
Verbatim longitude 10° 01' E
Verbatim SRS 1
Location ID bf0fb2e1-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

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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 41ed05c0-05c9-4b7d-88c6-7a13fdee419b
    Data Resource National Herbarium of Victoria (MEL) AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Potamogeton compressus
    Coordinates 53.583333,10.016667
    Related records
    Record UUID d62aa0c0-5efd-4bb8-b92a-0ca3d81c0a76
    Data Resource National Herbarium of Victoria (MEL) AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Potamogeton compressus
    Coordinates 53.583333,10.016667

    Additional political boundaries information

    World Country Boundaries Germany

    Environmental sampling for this location

    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 9.4625 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 31.0 %