Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2316021A

PreservedSpecimen of Melica | Melic recorded on 1927-01-09

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium IPT
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection code National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2316021A
Occurrence ID 65e43e94-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Yates, H.S.
Record number 244
Reproductive condition flowers
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification ID 3be89abe-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1927-01-09
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Melica
Supplied scientific name "Melica torreyana"
Taxon rank genus
Supplied as "species"
Common name Melic
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Melica
Species Melica torreyana
Taxonomic issue 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.

Geospatial

Country United States
State / Province California
Locality Near Muir Woods.
Habitat Along R.R. [? Railroad] tracks.
Latitude 37.8833000000
Longitude -122.5667000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Near Muir Woods.
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Georeferenced by compiler
Country code US
Verbatim longitude 122° 34' W
Verbatim latitude 37° 53' N

Additional properties

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    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Pacific Northwest Coastal Rivers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine California Current
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial California Chaparral and Woodlands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Oregon & Northern California Coastal
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries California Central Coast
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Northern California
    World Country Boundaries United States

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.013041151
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 27.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.5859647 index
    Species Richness 17.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 945.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 496.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 89.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 17.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 193.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 506.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 137.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 177.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 51.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 98.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 95.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 170.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3004.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 228.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 174.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 102.0 degrees C * 10