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Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 0305918A

Specimen of Urochloa recorded on 1976-05-30

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 0305918A
Occurrence ID d733e67c-2218-11e2-8c6a-005056b0018f
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Veldkamp, J.F.
Identified date 2011-07-28
Collector Ward, C.J.
Record number 8860
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Previous identifications Brachiaria arrecta (Hack. ex T.Durand & Schinz) Stent
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Common.
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2011-07-28
Identification ID 47f23c93-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Occurrence date 1976-05-30
Supplied as year:1976  month:5  day:30 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 151
Event ID 81aeec0f-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Poaceae | Urochloa
Scientific name Urochloa
Supplied scientific name "Urochloa arrecta"
Taxon rank genus
Supplied as "species"
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Urochloa
Species Urochloa arrecta
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 (Hack. ex T.Durand & Schinz) Morrone & Zuloaga
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Africa | South Africa
Country South Africa
State or Territory KwaZulu-Natal
Locality Natal: 2832 (Mtubatuba) lowermost Hluhluwe R. Valley.
Habitat Amongst other grasses in clayey soil on flood plain of river.
Latitude -28.0500000000
Longitude 32.3333333333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Natal: 2832 (Mtubatuba) lowermost Hluhluwe R. Valley.
Coordinate precision 0.0000002778
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Georeferenced by Ward, C.J.
Verbatim SRS epsg:4326
Location ID bec06b42-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Africa
Country code ZA
Verbatim longitude 32° 20' 0.000" E
Verbatim latitude 28° 03' 0.000" S

Additional properties

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    Basis of record not supplied Passed
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    Name not in national checklists Passed
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    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Passed
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    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
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    Missing geodetic datum Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine East African Marine
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Zambezian Lowveld
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Maputaland Coastal Forest Mosaic
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Natal
    Political
    World Country Boundaries South Africa
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.013301657
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 4.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.0397208 index
    Species Richness 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 931.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 115.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 35.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 115.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 40.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 350.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 130.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 350.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 214.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 109.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 175.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 103.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 175.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2839.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 300.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 247.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 247.0 degrees C * 10