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Occurrence record: CHR 205249

Preserved specimen of Lythrum salicaria | Purple loosestrife recorded on 1970-02-13


Data resource New Zealand Virtual Herbarium
Institution Landcare Research NZ Ltd
Supplied institution code "CHR"
Collection Allan Herbarium
Catalogue number CHR 205249
Occurrence ID C3929208-E461-4275-8597-21C4E15D8B39
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by B.H.M. [Macmillan BH]
Rights http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/nz/
License CC-BY
Rightsholder Landcare Research NZ Ltd.
Language en
Occurrence status present
Collection Code CHR
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification id 46204


Collecting date 1970-02-13
Verbatim event date 13 Feb. 1970


Scientific name Lythrum salicaria
Supplied scientific name "Lythrum salicaria L."
Taxon rank species
Common name Purple loosestrife
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Spermatophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Supplied as "Magnoliopsida"
Order Myrtales
Family Lythraceae
Genus Lythrum
Species Lythrum salicaria
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed


Country New Zealand
State or territory Westland Land District
Habitat roadside
Latitude -43.3468
Longitude 170.206
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality E. of Potters Creek, 2m. N.E. of Franz Josef, Westland.
Coordinate precision Unknown

Additional properties

references https://scd.landcareresearch.co.nz/Specimen/CHR 205249
type PhysicalObject

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Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
Basis of record not supplied Passed
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Missing name of person who identified the specimen/observation Passed
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Collection code not recognised Passed
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Name not in national checklists Passed
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Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
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Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
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Additional political boundaries information

Area Management
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine New Zealand Marine
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial New Zealand Temperate Forests
Freshwater Ecoregions of the World New Zealand
NZ Ecological Districts 1987 Waiho
Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Westland Temperate Forests
World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
Marine Ecoregions of the World Central New Zealand
NZ Land Provinces West Coast Region
NZ Land Registration Districts Westland
World Country Boundaries New Zealand

Environmental sampling for this location

Endemism 0.0029002472
Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
Occurrence Density 0.13580246 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 1.5607104 index
Species Richness 0.012345679 frequency
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 4089.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 852.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 270.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 852.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 14.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 1036.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 408.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1154.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 116.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 204.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 15.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 66.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 94.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 66.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3690.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 219.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 162.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 836534.7 m
Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 112.0 m