Occurrence record: HO559861

Preserved specimen of Sicyos australis Endl. | Star Cucumber recorded on 2010-12-06


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource Tasmanian Herbarium (HO) AVH data
Institution code Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "HO"
Collection Tasmanian Herbarium
Supplied collection code "HO"
Catalog number HO559861
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Identified by Conf.: M.F. Duretto  
Collector Visoiu, M.  
Supplied as "Visoiu, M."
Record number 734
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Dataset / Survey name [Australia's Virtual Herbarium]
Occurrence remarks Occupying large areas; 5 x 5m up gully. Population size: 10–20. Voucher for Millennium Seed Bank Project (Tasmania): Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, UK. Photographed
State conservation Near Threatened
Supplied as Rare
Date identified 2011


Dataset / Survey name Australia's Virtual Herbarium  
Occurrence date 2010-12-06
Verbatim event date 06 Dec 2010
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Sicyos australis
Supplied scientific name "Sicyos australis Endl."
Identified to rank species
Common name Star Cucumber
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Cucurbitales
Family Cucurbitaceae
Genus Sicyos
Species Sicyos australis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Endl.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICBN


Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality North Beach, small gully above W end. Inner Sister Island
Supplied as "Myoporum insulare scrub; granite; sandy gravel; 5–10° slope with N (variable) aspect and good drainage; 10 x 50m area. Associated species: Poa labillardierei"
Latitude -39.69075
Supplied as: "-39.690750"
Longitude 147.903222
Supplied as: "147.903222"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "EPSG:4283"
Verbatim coordinate system UTM
Verbatim locality North Beach, small gully above W end. Inner Sister Island
Min elevation 69
Coordinate precision 0.016667
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 50.0
Georeferenced by Visoiu, M.
Terrestrial true
Elevation 69
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim SRS EPSG:28355
Verbatim coordinates AMG 55 577446 5606176

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 07be4455-3c9d-4354-a013-fd601d2c52f2
    Data Resource Tasmanian Herbarium (HO) AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Sicyos australis Endl.
    Coordinates -39.69075,147.903222
    Related records
    Record UUID 19feee40-07af-40fc-872d-911b0bcf8912
    Data Resource National Herbarium of Victoria (MEL) AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Sicyos australis
    Coordinates -39.69075,147.903222

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Sister Islands
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Sister Islands
    NRM Regions 2010 North
    NRM Regions 2017 North NRM Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North NRM Region
    IBRA 6 Regions Flinders
    IBRA 7 Regions Furneaux
    IBRA 7 Subregions Flinders
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FLINDERS-CAPE BARREN ISLANDS
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Local Government Areas 2011 Flinders (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Flinders
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 FLINDERS COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 873
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF TAS.
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTH EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) LAUNCESTON AND NORTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) BASS
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TASMANIA - NORTH-EAST COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) FLINDERS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BASS
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Grasslands, Herblands, Sedgelands and Rushlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Other grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation types - native Low closed forests and closed shrublands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 1624.0 frequency
    Species Richness 521.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 13.929167 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %