Occurrence record: Herbrecs:BRI AQ0364394

Preserved specimen of Curcuma australasica Hook.f. | Curcuma recorded on 1972-06-04


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource BRI AVH Data and Images
Institution code Queensland Department of Environment and Science
Supplied institution code "BRI"
Collection Queensland Herbarium
Supplied collection code "Herbrecs"
Catalog number BRI AQ0364394
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:0364394
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Identified date 1991-04-01
Collector 1.  Womersley, J.S.   2.  Katik, P.  
Supplied as "Womersley, J.S.;Katik, P."
Record number NGF43981
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Occurrence remarks Erect herb with underground rhizome; height 40cm. Flowers yellow, bracts pink.
Date identified 1991-04-01


Occurrence date 1972-06-04
Date precision DAY


Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Zingiberales | Zingiberaceae | Curcuma
Scientific name Curcuma australasica
Identified to rank species
Common name Curcuma
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Zingiberales
Family Zingiberaceae
Genus Curcuma
Species Curcuma australasica
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Hook.f.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Higher geography Papua New Guinea, Oro (Northern)
Country Papua New Guinea
State or Territory Oro (Northern)
Locality South of Biniguni Village. Tufi sub-district, Northern District.
Supplied as "Floor of regrowth forest adjacent to stream."
Latitude -9.673496
Supplied as: "-9.6734963900"
Longitude 149.176028
Supplied as: "149.1760279500"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Min elevation 100.00000000000000
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 2000.0
Georeference protocol Hrb Convert
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code PG
Supplied as ZZ

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    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 20.645834 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 75.0 %