Occurrence record: MEL 0287033A

PreservedSpecimen of Mucuna pruriens var. utilis recorded on 1996-07-06

Dataset

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 0287033A
Occurrence ID e62f7966-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Identified by Holland, A.E.
Identified date 1998-10-31
Collector Waterhouse, B.M.
Collecting number 3899
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Previous identifications Mucuna pruriens var. utilis, det. B.M. Waterhouse.
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Vigorous weed around settlement. Specimen discoloured by ethanol treatment (for quarantine purposes). Collected as part of the Northern Australia Quarantine Strategy. NAQS Botanical Collection - Mareeba, Queensland. Flowers dark maroon turning black. Sap dries reddish.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1998-10-31
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID ea65bca3-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1996-07-06
Supplied as year:1996  month:7  day:6 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 188
Event ID 28fe8a29-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Mucuna pruriens var. utilis
Taxon rank variety
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Genus Mucuna
Species Mucuna pruriens
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Infraspecific epithet utilis
Scientific name authorship (Wall. ex Wight) Baker ex Burck
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Kubin Village, Moa Island, Torres Strait.
Latitude -10.2361111
Longitude 142.2150000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Kubin Village, Moa Island, Torres Strait.
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by Waterhouse, B.M.
Location ID 971c986d-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Marine
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 142° 12' 54" E
Verbatim latitude 10° 14' 10" S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    NRM Regions 2010 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2014 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2015 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Torres Strait
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Torres Strait
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Torres Strait
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Marine
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 14.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TORRES SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Torres Strait Regional Sea Claim
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Torres Strait Regional Sea Claim QCD2010/003
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 1232
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1334
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TORRES STRAIT ISLANDS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) KALALAGAL - WESTERN ISLANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) KUBIN (MOA ISLAND)
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TORRES STRAIT
    PSMA Localities (2018) TORRES STRAIT
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 702067.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.020472279
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.02427857
    Migratory species (2008) 14.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1342.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.9960747 index
    Species Richness 532.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.0
    Aridity index - month max 0.0
    Aridity index - month min 0.0
    Evaporation - annual mean 0.0 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 0.0 mm
    Evaporation - month min 0.0 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 0.0 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 0.0 %
    Humidity - month max relative 0.0 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 0.0 %
    Humidity - month min relative 0.0 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 0.0 %
    Precipitation - annual mean 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.0
    Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.0
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.0
    Precipitation - wettest month 0.0 mm
    Temperature - annual max mean 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest month min 0.0 degrees C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 52908.332 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Remoteness index 15.27
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.33077 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 4.531646 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 2.01 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.78 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 42.73 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.7234 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.57 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.64 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.0 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.559998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.92 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.699999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.455566 Degrees C
    Substrate
    Water stress index - month max 0.0
    Topography
    Aspect 210.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 76.166664 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -3.0 m
    Elevation 2.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.20526172 degrees
    Vegetation
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 29.0 %
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground