Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2442379A

PreservedSpecimen of Datura metel | Hindu datura

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 2442379A
Occurrence ID 671b1ace-d94c-4dec-a131-a1616ca86125
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Boyle, M.T.
Identified date 2018-09-05
Collector Meller, C.J.
Collecting number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers | fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Previous identifications Datura alba Rumph. ex Nees
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2018-09-05
Identification ID 8223daad-d559-4462-9351-8e1a47d574e7
Identification remarks fide: Catalogue of Life, accessed 5 Sep 2018

Event

Identification remarks fide: Catalogue of Life, accessed 5 Sep 2018
Date precision Not Supplied
Event remarks Livingston's Zambesi Expedition
Event ID 8b8e5b88-45f3-4b1c-b402-43a15e3a0811

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Higher geography Africa | Malawi
Country Malawi
State or Territory Chitipa District
Locality Manganja Hills [=Manganga Hill].
Latitude -10.1333333333
Longitude 33.6166666667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Manganja Hills [=Manganga Hill].
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeference protocol GeoNames
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Verbatim SRS epsg:4326
Location ID 3954409d-61ca-447d-a833-0ea6cb8f64d1
Continent Africa
Country code MW
Verbatim longitude 33° 37' E
Verbatim latitude 10° 8' S

Additional properties

parent event id Livingston's Zambesi Expedition

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Rift Valley Lakes
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Central and Eastern Miombo Woodlands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Malawi
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Central Zambezian Miombo Woodlands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    World Country Boundaries Malawi

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.024449157
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 3.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.0986123 index
    Species Richness 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1302.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 25.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 19.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 93.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 336.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 258.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 726.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 183.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 183.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 90.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 155.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 106.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 165.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 57.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1947.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 273.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 206.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 192.0 degrees C * 10