Occurrence record: CNS 155146.1

Preserved specimen of Tribulus cistoides L. | Bulls Head Vine recorded on 2021-07-22


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource Australian Tropical Herbarium (CNS) AVH data
Institution code Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied institution code "CNS"
Collection Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied collection code "CNS"
Catalog number CNS 155146.1
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Identified by Brushe, J.M.  
Collector Brushe, J.M.  
Supplied as "Brushe, J.M."
Record number 2586
Reproductive condition flowers|buds|leaf
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)
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Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Disposition in collection
Occurrence remarks Creeping forb, yellow flowers, fruit has pungent burr. Forb
Date identified 2021-07


Occurrence date 2021-07-22
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Tribulus cistoides
Supplied scientific name "Tribulus cistoides L."
Identified to rank species
Common name Bulls Head Vine
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Zygophyllales
Family Zygophyllaceae
Genus Tribulus
Species Tribulus cistoides
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship L.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Country Australia
State or Territory Australian Commonwealth Territory
Locality Coral Sea, Lihou Reef, Turtle Islet, Site M13, 625km ENE of Townsville and 690km ESE of Cairns.
Supplied as "Coral cay; growing on a slight seaward slope on light grey brown sandy soil; grassland dominated by Stenotaphrum micranthum and Portulaca oleracea. Site is exposed to strong salt laden winds; Sooty terns and Brown Boobies nest at site."
Latitude -17.116944
Supplied as: "-17.116944444"
Longitude 152.003611
Supplied as: "152.003611111"
Datum EPSG:4326
Min elevation 3
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 50.0
Georeferenced by collector
County Coral Sea Islands Territory
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 17 7 1 S
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 152 0 13 E

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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 0b63a6d9-bcf3-4706-bffd-967f2a18b911
    Data Resource Australian Tropical Herbarium (CNS) AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Tribulus cistoides L.
    Coordinates -17.116944,152.003611
    Related records
    Record UUID 52b6df76-6770-4c8c-9ef2-7e78ffec1f19
    Data Resource BRI AVH Data and Images
    Raw Scientific Name Tribulus cistoides
    Coordinates -17.116973,152.003574

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Coral Sea
    RAMSAR wetland regions Coral Sea Reserves (Coringa-Herald and Lihou Reefs and Cays)
    IBRA 7 Regions Coral Sea
    IBRA 7 Subregions Coral Sea
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Province
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Coral Sea Marine Park

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 1163.0 frequency
    Species Richness 281.0 frequency