Occurrence record: QRS:QRS 82913.1

Preserved specimen of Heterostemma acuminatum Decne. recorded on 1980-09-08


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource CNS AVH data
Institution code Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied institution code "CNS"
Collection Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied collection code "QRS"
Catalog number QRS 82913.1
Occurrence ID CNS:QRS:QRS 82913.1
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Identified by P.I. Forster
Identified date 1989-07-03
Collector Wiakabu, J.|, A.M.C.
Supplied as "Wiakabu, J. | A.M.C."
Record number LAE 73619
Reproductive condition flowers, fertile
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Occurrence remarks Climber on a tree about 5 m high. Leaves medium green above and light green below. Flowers creamy yellow. Footnote: no cultural use. Local name: Akimbuko (Samu Kundi dialect, Abalem).
Date identified 1989-07-03


Occurrence date 1980-09-08
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Heterostemma acuminatum
Supplied scientific name "Heterostemma acuminatum Decne."
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Gentianales
Family Apocynaceae
Genus Heterostemma
Species Heterostemma acuminatum
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Decne.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Papua New Guinea
Locality Between No.1 and 2 Apangai village; East Sepik Province
Supplied as "Regrowth on roadside"
Latitude -3.6333
Supplied as: "-3.6333000000"
Longitude 143.0167
Supplied as: "143.0167000000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Min elevation 270
Max elevation 270
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Georeference protocol topo
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code PG
Verbatim coordinates 3,38,,S,143,1,,E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater New Guinea Rivers & Streams
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World New Guinea North Coast
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Northern New Guinea Lowland Rain And Freshwater Swamp Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bismarck Sea
    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.06777854
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1583.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.8069286 index
    Species Richness 324.0 frequency
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1804.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 265.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 78.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 265.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 31.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 540.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 208.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 608.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 258.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 106.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 205.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 254.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 91.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 254.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 85.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 240.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 311.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 258.0 degrees C * 10