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Occurrence record: NSW:NSW 536421

PreservedSpecimen of Melastoma affine recorded on 1960-10-22

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code The Royal Botanic Gardens & Domain Trust
Supplied institution code "NSW"
Collection code National Herbarium of New South Wales
Catalog number NSW 536421
Occurrence ID NSW:NSW:NSW 536421
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Whiffin, T.P.
Identified date 1990-06
Collector Letts, G.A.
Record number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers | fruit
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Establishment means native
Occurrence remarks Small shrub to 6 feet.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Collection code NSW
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1990-06

Event

Collecting date 1960-10-22
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Melastoma affine
Supplied scientific name "Melastoma affine D.Don"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Myrtales
Family Melastomataceae
Genus Melastoma
Species Melastoma affine
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship D.Don

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Northern Territory
Locality Trepang Bay South, Cobourg Peninsula.
Habitat Common around fresh water swamps.
Latitude -11.2200000000
Longitude 131.9500000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Trepang Bay South, Cobourg Peninsula.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 5000.0
Verbatim coordinates 11,13,,S,131,57,,E,
Biome Marine

Additional properties

Type PhysicalObject

User flagged issues 

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    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Habitat incorrect for species Failed
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Incomplete collection date Passed
    Identification date before occurrence date Passed
    First of the month Passed
    Cultivated / escapee Passed
    Missing name of person who identified the specimen/observation Passed
    Missing identification date Passed
    Collector name unparseable Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Resource taxonomic scope mismatch Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Supplied country not recognised Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not valid Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not specified Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Coordinates dont match supplied state Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Darwin
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Garig Gunak Barlu National Park
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Garig Gunak Barlu
    Collaborative Australian Protected Areas Database (CAPAD) marine 2010 Garig Gunak Barlu
    Directory of Important Wetlands Cobourg Peninsula System
    NRM Regions Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Cobourg
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Marine
    Estuary habitat mapping 10523 Trepang Bay Channel
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) ARAFURA

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.0057833316
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0067308173
    Occurrence Density 1.1234568 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.26056 index
    Species Richness 0.18518518 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3108.1199 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.013168 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.01 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.0099998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 7.6299996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.5068 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.7 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.739998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.37 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.25 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.73 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.71 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.51 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.519999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.61884 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.11888588 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.210312 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 31.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -2.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.120486476 degrees