Occurrence record: CANB:CANB 690997.1

PreservedSpecimen of Melica | Melic recorded on 1942-06-10

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource CANB AVH data
Institution Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research
Supplied institution code "CANB"
Collection Australian National Herbarium
Supplied collection code "CANB"
Catalogue Number CANB 690997.1
Occurrence ID CANB:CANB:CANB 690997.1
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Ek, C.M.
Collecting number JEP10171
Reproductive condition flowers, fertile
Occurrence remarks Ex Herb. R.A. Black 1272.285 (2). Herbarium of Butler University. Plants collected by J.E. Potzger. Collected by Mr Chas. M. Ek of Kokomo. [Collecting number probably assigned by Potzger.]
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1942-06-10
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Melica
Supplied scientific name "Melica nitens (Scribn.) Nutt. ex Piper"
Taxon rank genus
Common name Melic
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Melica
Species Melica nitens
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Scribn.) Nutt. ex Piper

Geospatial

Country United States
Supplied as "United States Of America"
Locality Indiana: 3 miles S of Lafayette, Tippecanoe County.
Habitat Railway embankment.
Latitude 40.4000000000
Longitude -86.8667000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeference protocol unknown
Verbatim coordinates 40,24,,N,86,52,,W
Country code US

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Mississippi Piedmont Rivers & Streams
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Teays - Old Ohio
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries North Central Tillplain
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    World Country Boundaries United States

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.006756757
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) -0.0 index
    Species Richness 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 947.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 163.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 163.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 24.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 298.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 102.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 300.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 390.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -95.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean -30.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 115.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean -30.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 29.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 9661.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 295.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 220.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 201.0 degrees C * 10