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Occurrence record: MEL:MEL 2448703A

Specimen of Withania somnifera recorded on 1817-01-01

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 2448703A
Occurrence ID cbea4c8f-e409-4b3f-86e1-9223f95a2e0d
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Vaughan, L.J.
Identified date 2018-11-15
Collector Sieber, F.W.
Record number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers | fruit | buds
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Previous identifications Physalis somnifera L., Physalis somnifera L.
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2018-11-15
Identification ID 7a8554c9-3c62-4fa6-b0fa-544c0cfe40ef
Identification remarks fide: Catalogue of Life, accessed 15 Nov 2018.

Event

Identification remarks fide: Catalogue of Life, accessed 15 Nov 2018.
Occurrence date 1817-01-01
Supplied date "1817-01/1817-11"
Event date end 1817-11-01
Date precision Day Range
Event ID 9d659df7-a768-4e14-aa9d-0eb4e5078217

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Higher geography Europe | Greece
Country Greece
State or Territory Crete
Locality Candia [=Heraklion].
Latitude 35.3333333333
Longitude 25.1500000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Candia [=Heraklion].
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Georeference protocol GeoNames
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Verbatim SRS epsg:4326
Location ID 515c0d18-dc11-42d7-8746-e51cf010ed69
Continent Europe
Country code GR
Verbatim longitude 25° 09' E
Verbatim latitude 35° 20' N

Additional properties

recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q78907

User flagged issues 

    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    First of the month Warning
    First of the year 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 century 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
    Missing taxonomic rank Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
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    Resource taxonomic scope mismatch Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Passed
    Unrecognized geodetic datum Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
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    Precision / range mismatch Passed
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    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Missing name of person who georeferenced the occurrence Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Mediterranean Sea
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands and Scrub
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Unnamed
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Crete Mediterranean Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Irrigated villages
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Aegean Sea
    World Country Boundaries Greece

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.04710451
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 8.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.9061548 index
    Species Richness 7.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 514.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 232.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 79.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 98.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 255.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 190.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 99.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 128.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 56.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 257.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 29.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5043.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 290.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 257.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 131.0 degrees C * 10