Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2486657A

PreservedSpecimen of Aponogeton recorded on 1895-02-11

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 2486657A
Occurrence ID 06f6d1a7-0253-445d-816f-1792fa71f052
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Schlechter, F.R.R.
Collecting number 6716
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID a0e9592f-d8cd-4e49-8124-f222e6eda76c
Identification remarks Aponogeton natalensis Oliv.

Event

Identification remarks Aponogeton natalensis Oliv.
Collecting date 1895-02-11
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Aponogeton
Supplied scientific name "Aponogeton natalense"
Taxon rank genus
Supplied as "species"
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Alismatales
Family Aponogetonaceae
Genus Aponogeton
Species Aponogeton natalense
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 Oliv.

Geospatial

Country South Africa
State or Territory KwaZulu-Natal
Locality Reg. Natal. In palud. pr. Richmond.
Latitude -29.8666666667
Longitude 30.2666666667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Reg. Natal. In palud. pr. Richmond.
Minimum elevation in metres 914.4
Maximum elevation in metres 914.4
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Verbatim SRS EPSG:4326
Country code ZA
Verbatim elevation 914.4
Supplied as 3000ft
Verbatim longitude 30° 16' E
Verbatim latitude 29° 52' S

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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) Mixed settlements
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Natal
    World Country Boundaries South Africa

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.005432
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 6.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.5607104 index
    Species Richness 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 872.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 61.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 17.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 60.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 61.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 370.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 133.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 375.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 174.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 216.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 47.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 132.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 126.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 135.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 58.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2917.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 263.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 206.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 206.0 degrees C * 10