Occurrence record: MEL 2458786A

PreservedSpecimen of Alternanthera | Chaff flower recorded on 1854-04-01

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection code National Herbarium of Victoria
Catalog number MEL 2458786A
Occurrence ID 4d48bc84-c04f-47e1-a74a-1de9e00aeafa
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Birschel, J.W.
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Collection code MEL
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification ID 124ac3ba-5403-4e14-a37a-2bb2a75598ed

Event

Collecting date 1854-04-01
Supplied date "1854-04"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Alternanthera
Taxon rank genus
Common name Chaff flower
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Caryophyllales
Family Amaranthaceae
Genus Alternanthera
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Venezuela
State / Province Vargas
Locality Collected between Macuto and Punta Mulatte [=Punta Mulatos].
Latitude 10.6000000000
Longitude -66.9166666667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes seconds
Verbatim locality Collected between Macuto and Punta Mulatte [=Punta Mulatos].
Coordinate precision 0.000000278
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Verbatim SRS EPSG:4326
Country code VE
Verbatim longitude 66° 55' 0.000" W
Verbatim latitude 10° 36' 0.000" N

Additional properties

Type PhysicalObject

User flagged issues 

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    Data quality tests

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    Supplied country not recognised Failed
    Coordinate precision not valid Failed
    Incomplete collection date Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
    First of the month Passed
    Collector name unparseable Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Missing taxonomic rank Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Kingdom not recognised Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Resource taxonomic scope mismatch Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Passed
    Unrecognized geodetic datum Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not valid Passed
    Missing coordinate precision Passed
    Precision / range mismatch Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not specified Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Caribbean Sea
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World South America Caribbean Drainages - Trinidad
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries La Costa Xeric Shrublands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Southern Caribbean
    World Country Boundaries Venezuela

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.108333334
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.037037037 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 628.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 136.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 28.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 98.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 27.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 163.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 74.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 209.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 275.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 224.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 262.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 74.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 268.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 73.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 820.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 325.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 282.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 267.0 degrees C * 10