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Occurrence record: Herbrecs:BRI AQ0723497

Preserved specimen of Mimosa pudica var. unijuga (Duchass. & Walp.) Griseb. | Common Sensitive Plant recorded on 2005-05-16
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Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource BRI AVH Data and Images
Institution code Queensland Department of Environment and Science
Supplied institution code "BRI"
Collection Queensland Herbarium
Supplied collection code "Herbrecs"
Catalog number BRI AQ0723497
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:0723497
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Identified date 2006-11-01
Collector Waterhouse, B.M.  
Supplied as "Waterhouse, B.M."
Record number BMW7216
Reproductive condition Flowers, fruit and buds
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Occurrence remarks Prostrate to ascending herb with scattered thorns along stems. Foliage sensitive to light touch and leaflets fold rapidly.
Date identified 2006-11-01

Event

Occurrence date 2005-05-16
Event remarks Flowes pink; in tight, globular heads. Common weed around community area, appears to have increased over recent years. This specimen has been treated with ethanol for quarantine purposes.
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Rosanae | Fabales | Leguminosae | Caesalpinioideae | Mimosoid clade | Mimosa | pudica
Scientific name Mimosa pudica var. unijuga
Identified to rank variety
Common name Common Sensitive Plant
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Supplied as "Leguminosae"
Genus Mimosa
Species Mimosa pudica
Name match metric exactMatch
Infraspecific epithet unijuga
Scientific name authorship (Duchass. & Walp.) Griseb.
Supplied as (Walp. & Duchass.) Griseb.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Queensland, Cook
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Mabuiag Is, Torres Strait.
Habitat
Supplied as "Coarse, coralline, sandy soil over granite."
Latitude -9.955734
Supplied as: "-9.9557344200"
Longitude 142.188892
Supplied as: "142.1888917700"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Georeference protocol Label
County Cook
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    NRM Regions 2010 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 Torres Strait
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Torres Strait
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 7 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 7 Subregions Cape York-Torres Strait
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 TORRES STRAIT ISLANDS
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Gumulgal/Ergon Energy Electricity ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Torres Strait Island (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Mabuiag
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TORRES STRAIT ISLAND REGIONAL
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Mabuiag People
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 1232
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1334
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TORRES STRAIT ISLANDS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) KALALAGAL - WESTERN ISLANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MABUIAG ISLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TORRES STRAIT
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Vegetation
    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

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 26.8375 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 68.0 %
    Elevation 52.0 m