Occurrence record: https://www.flickr.com/photos/arthur_chapman/8557393767/

Occurrence of Eichhornia crassipes (Mart.) Solms | Water Hyacinth recorded on 1972-11-12
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Data resource Encyclopedia of Life Images - Flickr Group
Occurrence ID https://www.flickr.com/photos/arthur_chapman/8557393767/
Record type Occurrence
Supplied basis "Image"
Collector Chapman, Arthur  
Supplied as "Arthur Chapman"
Rights Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
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License CC-BY-NC-SA 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License
Presence/Absence PRESENT
recorded by ID 953|953
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Occurrence remarks Water Hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes) a bad water weed growing at the Bohle Swamp north of Townsville, Queensland, Australia. Photographed on 11 November 1972. Digitised from a slide. The original slide, which is of higher quality, is held.


Occurrence date 1972-11-12
Supplied date "1972-11-11 15:11:27"
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Eichhornia crassipes
Identified to rank species
Common name Water Hyacinth
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Magnoliophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Supplied as "Liliopsida"
Order Commelinales
Family Pontederiaceae
Genus Eichhornia
Species Eichhornia crassipes
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Mart.) Solms
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Bohle
Latitude -19.2635
Supplied as: "-19.263500"
Longitude 146.7066
Supplied as: "146.706600"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 16.0
Georeference protocol Google Earth
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 001e930c-1d3d-41be-b543-09594965b84b
    Data Resource Encyclopedia of Life Images - Flickr Group
    Raw Scientific Name Eichhornia crassipes
    Coordinates -19.2635,146.7066
    Related records
    Record UUID 65f40486-7fe0-4044-897c-b04fe40b6150
    Data Resource iNaturalist Australia
    Raw Scientific Name Pontederia crassipes
    Coordinates -19.2635,146.7066
    Record UUID 72718928-160e-40de-86cd-7a6cb4f15b20
    Data Resource Encyclopedia of Life Images - Flickr Group
    Raw Scientific Name Eichhornia crassipes
    Coordinates -19.2635,146.7066
    Record UUID fd61b04f-04bd-418e-b011-080a5b604265
    Data Resource Encyclopedia of Life Images - Flickr Group
    Raw Scientific Name Eichhornia crassipes
    Coordinates -19.2635,146.7066
    Record UUID 50180250-00c2-49e1-aa13-0c3727f8a351
    Data Resource Encyclopedia of Life Images - Flickr Group
    Raw Scientific Name Eichhornia crassipes
    Coordinates -19.2635,146.7066

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    NRM Regions 2010 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 Burdekin
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Burdekin
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 7 Subregions Townsville Plains
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ROSS RIVER
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Local Government Areas 2011 Townsville (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Mt Louisa-Mt St John-Bohle
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TOWNSVILLE CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 241
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 5915
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MOUNT LOUISA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) HERBERT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1049.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 49.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 44.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 103.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 655.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 76.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 670.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.05
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.8 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 24.504168 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.52
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.98
    Elevation 16.0 m