Occurrence record: CBG 8903263.1

Preserved specimen of Pronephrium asperum (C.Presl) Holttum recorded on 1982-09-20


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research (CANB) AVH data
Institution code Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research
Supplied institution code "CANB"
Collection Australian National Herbarium
Supplied collection code "CANB"
Catalog number CBG 8903263.1
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Collector Croft, J.R.
Record number 1763
Identification qualifier ?
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Disposition in collection
Occurrence remarks Erect ground fern with short-creeping rhizome. Lamina semigloss, dark green above, slightly lighter below. Fairly large population in wettish area, growing with #Croft 1763-B, Sphaerostephanos ariakianus. Specimens field dried over a pressure lamp for c. 12 hrs.


Occurrence date 1982-09-20
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Pronephrium asperum
Supplied scientific name "Pronephrium asperum (C.Presl) Holttum"
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Polypodiales
Family Thelypteridaceae
Genus Pronephrium
Species Pronephrium asperum
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (C.Presl) Holttum
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Country Papua New Guinea
State or Territory West Sepik
Locality Mt Yungat, range W of Meinat flood-plain, N slopes of Bewani Mts, 11 km SSW of Bewani, 52 km SSW of Vanimo.
Supplied as "Naturally disturbed montane forest in steep gully, rubble bed of intermittent stream, steep slope."
Min elevation 800
Terrestrial false
Marine false
Country Code PG

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