Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2397112A

PreservedSpecimen of Melica minuta recorded on 2014-04-03


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 2397112A
Occurrence ID 4bdff9de-fafd-4955-a1f4-de20552dd313
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Greuter, W.
Collector Ardenghi, N.|Bazan, G.|Domina, G.|Escobar, P.|Guttova, A.|Jiménez, J.|Slovak, M.|Smaoui, A.|Vitek, E.|Abdallah, F.|Dammak, M.|Lahmayer, I.|Raimondo, F.M.|Toumi, W.
Supplied as "Ardenghi, N. | Bazan, G. | Domina, G. | El Mokni, R. | Escobar, P. | Guttova, A. | Jiménez, J. | Slovak, M. | Smaoui, A. | Vitek, E. | Abdallah, F. | Dammak, M. | Lahmayer, I. | Raimondo, F.M. | Toumi, W."
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 6e09779e-6f73-4849-b5b5-e802d0e88ac2


Collecting date 2014-04-03
Date precision Day


Scientific name Melica minuta
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Melica
Species Melica minuta
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship L.


Country Tunisia
State or Territory Jendouba
Locality Gouv. Jendouba, 4.5 km S of Aïn Draham, roadside.
Habitat Humid Quercus forest.
Latitude 36.7388888889
Longitude 8.6825000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes seconds
Verbatim locality Gouv. Jendouba, 4.5 km S of Aïn Draham, roadside.
Minimum elevation in metres 680
Maximum elevation in metres 700
Coordinate precision 0.0002780000
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Country code TN
Verbatim longitude 8° 40' 57" E
Verbatim latitude 36° 44' 20" N

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial European-Mediterranean Montane Forests
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Mediterranean Northwest Africa
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Mediterranean Conifer And Mixed Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Rainfed villages
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Mediterranean
    World Country Boundaries Tunisia

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.02193966
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 44.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.4887373 index
    Species Richness 35.0 frequency
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1281.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 590.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 45.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 65.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 75.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 208.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 590.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 153.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 300.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 28.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 76.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 117.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 234.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 39.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6343.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 328.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 238.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 76.0 degrees C * 10