Occurrence record: CANB:CANB 549951.4

PreservedSpecimen of Miscanthus floridulus recorded on 1998-08-10


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research
Supplied institution code "CANB"
Collection code Australian National Herbarium
Catalog number CANB 549951.4
Occurrence ID CANB:CANB:CANB 549951.4
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Marsden, J.
Record number 164
Reproductive condition fertile
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence remarks Tall grass to 3 m; stoloniferous; rooting from nodes; leaves 70 x 3.5 cm, lanceolate, aciculate with sharply and finely serrate margins; ligule membranous, collar-like, short (0.2 cm), edged with red; culms red at apex; inflorescence 60 x 30 cm, paniculate, red.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Collection code CANB
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1998-08-10
Date precision Day


Scientific name Miscanthus floridulus
Supplied scientific name "Miscanthus floridulus (Labill.) Warb. ex K.Schum. & Lauterb."
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Miscanthus
Species Miscanthus floridulus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Labill.) Warb. ex K.Schum. & Lauterb.


Country Indonesia
Locality Flora of Mount Jaya, Irian Jaya (6E New Guinea). Site 93. Mile 86; along road before Hidden valley turn-off.
Habitat Disturbed area beside road.
Latitude -4.1333000000
Longitude 137.1000000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Georeference protocol unknown
Verbatim coordinates 4,8,,S,137,6,,E
Country code ID

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Central Range Subalpine Grasslands
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World New Guinea Central Mountains
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Central Range Sub-Alpine Grasslands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Pastoral villages
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arafura Sea
    World Country Boundaries Indonesia

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.16449389
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 7.5555553 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.2130076 index
    Species Richness 0.11111111 frequency
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 3433.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 865.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 255.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 793.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 7.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 883.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 335.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 902.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 112.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 124.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 55.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 99.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 100.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 117.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 80.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 888.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 179.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 121.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 119.0 degrees C * 10