Occurrence record: MEL 2459430A

PreservedSpecimen of Amaranthus caudatus | Cat-tail


Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalogue Number MEL 2459430A
Occurrence ID 799bd242-d53c-48ec-9b2e-54e251957e78
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Quartin-Dillon, R.|Petit, A.
Supplied as "Quartin-Dillon, R. | Petit, A."
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID e120c172-c65b-4bc9-9f0a-4f2211155d3d
Identification remarks Amarantus caudatus L


Identification remarks Amarantus caudatus L
Date precision Not Supplied
Verbatim event date 18


Scientific name Amaranthus caudatus
Taxon rank species
Common name Cat-tail
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Caryophyllales
Family Amaranthaceae
Genus Amaranthus
Species Amaranthus caudatus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship L.


Country Ethiopia
Locality Abyssinia.
Verbatim locality Abyssinia.
Country code ET

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