Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 0568532A

PreservedSpecimen of Montia fontana | Water-blinks recorded on 1966-02-12

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
Catalog number MEL 0568532A
Occurrence ID 46d128b3-cce0-4dcf-b4ac-a4b7f7b436de
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Huntley, B.J.
Record number 999
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence remarks Very common. Widespread over island.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Collection code MEL
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification ID f2378dfa-0fe7-47a9-b202-c90790fc1644

Event

Collecting date 1966-02-12
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Montia fontana
Taxon rank species
Common name Water-blinks
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Caryophyllales
Family Portulacaceae
Supplied as "Montiaceae"
Genus Montia
Species Montia fontana
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship L.

Geospatial

Country South Africa
Supplied as "Prince Edward Islands"
State / Province Marion Island
Locality Transvaal Cove. Insularum Marionensis et Principis Eduardi [=Marian and Prince Edward Islands].
Habitat Often forming carpets on moist sites in biotic communities in wind-sheltered sites.
Latitude -46.8833333333
Longitude 37.8666666667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Transvaal Cove. Insularum Marionensis et Principis Eduardi [=Marian and Prince Edward Islands].
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Verbatim SRS EPSG:4326
Verbatim longitude 37° 52' E
Verbatim latitude 46° 53' S

Additional properties

Type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 58
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Prince Edward Islands
    World Country Boundaries South Africa

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.24232456
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.7777778 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.32098764 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2373.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 560.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 173.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 535.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 8.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 612.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 227.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 649.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 60.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 94.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 16.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 41.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 52.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 50.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 55.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1494.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 110.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 80.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 67.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.22 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.03 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.51 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.9167 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 23.800001 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 1.6850001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.87 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.94 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 33.809998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 4.99 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.719997 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.5 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.069699995 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.098699994 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 3.58 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 6.6099997 100 x degrees C