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Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2448707A

Specimen of Withania somnifera recorded on 1837-01-01

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
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 2448707A
Occurrence ID c8b51836-c431-46e5-a506-e4ce64ff23db
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Vaughan, L.J.
Identified date 2018-11-16
Collector Kotschy, C.G.T.
Record number 374
Reproductive condition flowers | fruit | buds
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Previous identifications Physalis somnifera L., Physalis somnifera L. - Fenzl.
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2018-11-16
Identification ID 6b3f95a4-8d04-4139-904b-90b6925cb825
Identification remarks fide: Catalogue of Life, accessed 16 Nov 2018.

Event

Identification remarks fide: Catalogue of Life, accessed 16 Nov 2018.
Occurrence date 1837-01-01
Supplied date "1837/1838"
Event date end 1838-01-01
Date precision Day Range
Verbatim event date 1837 & 1838
Event ID 4bbb99d8-dc95-41da-9686-8b56c0298ff8

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Asteranae | Solanales | Solanaceae | Withania
Scientific name Withania somnifera
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Solanales
Family Solanaceae
Genus Withania
Species Withania somnifera
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (L.) Dunal
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Africa | Ethiopia
Country Ethiopia
State or Territory Oromiya
Locality Nubia: Corosco inter et Berber [=Nubia (region): between Corosco (Oromiya, Ethiopia) and Berber (An Nil, Sudan)].
Latitude 9.4500000000
Longitude 34.5666666667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Nubia: Corosco inter et Berber [=Nubia (region): between Corosco (Oromiya, Ethiopia) and Berber (An Nil, Sudan)].
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Georeference protocol Google Earth
Georeferenced by Vaughan, L.J.
Verbatim SRS epsg:4326
Georeferenced date 2018-11-16
Supplied as 2018-11-16 00:00:00.0
Location ID 556d50d8-b633-4eb3-84df-82d8120c70d4
Continent Africa
Georeference remarks [Corosco and Berber are almost 1000 km apart. Geocode is for Corosco].
Country code ET
Verbatim longitude 34° 34' E
Verbatim latitude 9° 27' N

Additional properties

recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q113299

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    Basis of record not supplied Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Sudanian Savannas
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Upper Nile
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries East Sudanian Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Political
    World Country Boundaries Ethiopia
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.013505117
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 2.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.6931472 index
    Species Richness 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1292.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 621.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 14.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 83.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 96.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 243.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 628.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 206.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 173.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 116.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 214.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 67.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1414.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 306.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 226.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 196.0 degrees C * 10