Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2472346A

Preserved specimen of Retama raetam (Forssk.) Webb & Berthel.


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2472346A
Occurrence ID 7a0f25a9-c15c-406c-95cb-21d2d3641ef3
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Collector Pitard, C.J.M.
Record number 357
reproductiveCondition flowers | fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rights holder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Identification ID 489f04f0-3f31-44f6-88e8-46205052ffb6


Occurrence date Year: 1908, Month: 4, Day:
Supplied as year:1908  month:4 
Date precision MONTH


Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Rosanae | Fabales | Fabaceae | Retama
Scientific name Retama raetam
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Genus Retama
Species Retama raetam
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Forssk.) Webb & Berthel.
Supplied as (Forrsk.) Webb
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Higher geography Africa | Tunisia
Country Tunisia
State or Territory Tozeur
Locality Tozeur.
Supplied as "In arenosis deserti."
Latitude 33.916667
Supplied as: "33.9166666667"
Longitude 8.133333
Supplied as: "8.1333333333"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Tozeur.
Coordinate precision 0.0000002778
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Georeference protocol GeoNames
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 33° 55' 0.000" N
Continent AFRICA
Supplied as Africa
Marine false
Country Code TN
Verbatim longitude 08° 08' 0.000" E
Verbatim SRS epsg:4326
Location ID 68f55821-1bd9-4472-933b-fa1b119053f8

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Mediterranean Northwest Africa
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Saharan Halophytics
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Rainfed villages
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tunisian Plateau/Gulf of Sidra
    World Country Boundaries Tunisia

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.008405172
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 3.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.6365142 index
    Species Richness 2.0 frequency
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 93.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 28.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 48.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 32.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 211.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 341.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 53.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 118.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 127.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 309.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 37.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 7443.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 394.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 309.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 162.0 degrees C * 10