Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2486055A

PreservedSpecimen of Melilotus albus

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalogue Number MEL 2486055A
Occurrence ID d24baf48-32bb-4584-9fcb-ce97a039314f
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Macheda, D.R.
Identified date 2020-07-20
Collector Ecklon, C.F.|Zeyher, C.L.P.
Supplied as "Ecklon, C.F. | Zeyher, C.L.P."
Collecting number 25,9
Reproductive condition flowers | fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Previous identifications Melilotus leucanthus W.D.J.Koch ex DC., Melilotus leucantha Koch.
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2020-07-20
Identification ID f9027764-ead0-4cc0-98c0-ffc29a952274
Identification remarks fide: Plants of the World online accessed 20 Jul 2020.

Event

Identification remarks fide: Plants of the World online accessed 20 Jul 2020.
Date precision Not Supplied
Verbatim event date 9 [=September]
Event ID bc64c8de-3ed9-4703-a9e5-8ccfa1c65240

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Rosanae | Fabales | Fabaceae | Melilotus
Scientific name Melilotus albus
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Genus Melilotus
Species Melilotus albus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Medik.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Africa | South Africa
Country South Africa
State or Territory Eastern Cape
Locality 25 [=Albany, near Bothasberg (=Botha’s Hill)].
Latitude -33.2500000000
Longitude 26.5833333333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality 25 [=Albany, near Bothasberg (=Botha’s Hill)].
Minimum elevation in metres 610
Maximum elevation in metres 914
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeference protocol GeoNames
Georeferenced by Macheda, D.R.
Verbatim SRS epsg:4326
Georeferenced date 2020-07-20
Supplied as 2020-07-20 00:00:00.0
Location ID 4c6a60df-0093-48fb-8ce7-d4e7cdad58f7
Continent Africa
Georeference remarks Locality information from Gunn & Codd's Bot. Explor. S. Africa p. 391 (1981).
Country code ZA
Verbatim elevation [2-3000']
Verbatim longitude 26° 35' E
Verbatim latitude 33° 15' S

Additional properties

recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q643765 | http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q86271

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    Altitude value non-numeric Failed
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    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Missing name of person who identified the specimen/observation Passed
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    Collector name unparseable Passed
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    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
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    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Passed
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    Min and max altitude reversed Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Agulhas Current
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Drakensberg Montane Woodlands and Grasslands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southern Temperate Highveld
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Drakensberg Montane Grasslands, Woodlands And Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Pastoral villages
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Natal
    World Country Boundaries South Africa

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.010363971
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 21.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.5164104 index
    Species Richness 14.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 688.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 117.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 32.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 110.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 25.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 209.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 77.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 212.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 168.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 219.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 51.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 127.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 59.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2992.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 270.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 205.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 178.0 degrees C * 10