Occurrence record: CANB 576166.1

Preserved specimen of Malvaceae Juss. | Mallow Family recorded on 1976-08-17


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 CANB 576166.1
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Identified by Plants of the World (POWO)  
Collector 1.  Croft, J.R.   2.  Henty, E.E.  
Supplied as "Croft, J.R.|Henty, E.E."
Record number LAE 68586
Reproductive condition fruit|leaf
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Disposition in collection
Occurrence remarks Tree, height 30 m, bole 6 m, dbh 50 cm, open crown, +/- horizontal branches, =/- 8 years old. Bark grey brown with dark brown lenticels in shrot vertical rows; under bark olive green; inner bark pink straw turning orange brown when cut. Wood soft, pale straw. Leaves dull, dark green above, midgreen below. Calyx pink, corolla and style cream. Fruit green with brown ridges.


Occurrence date 1976-08-17
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Malvaceae
Supplied scientific name "Ochroma pyramidale (Cav.) Urb."
Identified to rank family
Supplied as "species"
Common name Mallow Family
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Malvales
Family Malvaceae
Supplied as "Bombacaceae"
Genus Ochroma
Species Ochroma pyramidale
Name match metric higherMatch
Taxon remarks https://powo.science.kew.org/ [accessed 10 Mar. 2023]
Scientific name authorship Juss.
Supplied as (Cav.) Urb.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Country Papua New Guinea
Locality Abunaka, Henty's property near Lae. Subdist. Lae, Morobe District
Supplied as "Garden plantation."
Latitude -6.733333
Supplied as: "-6.733333333"
Longitude 147.0
Supplied as: "147"
Datum EPSG:4326
Min elevation 10
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 6 44 S
Marine false
Country Code PG
Verbatim longitude 147 0 E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 2395.0 frequency
    Species Richness 859.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 26.533333 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 78.0 %