Occurrence record: AK148906

PreservedSpecimen of Cyperus aquatilis recorded on 1967-08-14

Dataset

Data resource New Zealand Virtual Herbarium
Institution Auckland War Memorial Museum
Supplied institution code "AK"
Collection Auckland War Memorial Museum Herbarium
Supplied collection code "AK"
Catalogue Number AK148906
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:AK:AK:AK148906
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Pullen, R.
Supplied as "R Pullen"
License CC-BY
Language en
Occurrence status present

Event

Collecting date 1967-08-14
Supplied date "14/08/1967"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cyperus aquatilis
Supplied scientific name "Cyperus aquatilis R.Br."
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Cyperus
Species Cyperus aquatilis
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Papua New Guinea
Latitude -8.71175
Longitude 141.6397222
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Papua New Guinea
Coordinate precision Unknown
Country code "PG, Occupies eastern half of New Guinea island; largely tropical with thick forests and exotic flora and fauna; inhabited by many tribes representing hundreds of linguistic groups; sighted by Portuguese in 16th century; claimed by Britain and Australia in the 19th century; official language is English, though pidgin English and many indigenous languages are also spoken."
Verbatim elevation 7.6m

Additional properties

references www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_naturalsciences-object-911699

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater New Guinea Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southwest New Guinea - Trans-Fly Lowland
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Trans Fly Savanna And Grasslands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arafura Sea
    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.011664754
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1026.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.5350585 index
    Species Richness 185.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1739.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 199.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 41.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 170.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 56.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 572.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 276.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 774.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 265.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 106.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 214.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 252.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 78.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 258.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 73.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 855.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 320.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 273.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 270.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 221016.42 m
    Topography
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 14.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees