Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2460520A

PreservedSpecimen of Persicaria virginiana


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 2460520A
Occurrence ID 37f2c21a-bdff-423e-aa4b-cdca7eb860e7
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Vaughan, L.J.
Identified date 2019-05-22
Collector Drummond, T.
Collecting number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers | buds
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Previous identifications Polygonum virginianum L., Polygonum Virginianum.
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2019-05-22
Identification ID 980e934a-3d47-4c02-aecb-64b503508f9b
Identification remarks fide: Catalogue of Life, accessed 22 May 2019.


Identification remarks fide: Catalogue of Life, accessed 22 May 2019.
Date precision Not Supplied
Event ID dbc314b6-ae83-49b1-8d12-6a57bcce2646


Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Caryophyllanae | Caryophyllales | Polygonaceae | Persicaria
Scientific name Persicaria virginiana
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Caryophyllales
Family Polygonaceae
Genus Persicaria
Species Persicaria virginiana
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (L.) Gaertn.
Nomenclatural code ICN


Locality N. America.
Verbatim locality N. America.
Location ID 1886e5e6-50a8-4eaa-9319-82babfaabbcf

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