Occurrence record: QRS 71580.1

Preserved specimen of Rhizophora x lamarckii Montrouz. | Stilt-root Mangrove recorded on 1979-05-23


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource Australian Tropical Herbarium (CNS) AVH data
Institution code Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied institution code "CNS"
Collection Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied collection code "CNS"
Catalog number QRS 71580.1
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Identified by F. Zich  
Collector Wiakabu, J.  
Supplied as "Wiakabu, J.|et al."
Record number LAE 73373
Reproductive condition flowers|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 Medium tree with dense crown, with stilt roots development and aerial roots as well. Height 8 m, bole 4 m, dbh 8 cm. Outer bark dark grey-brown, inner bright red. Wood cream-straw, hard and heavy. Leaves dull dark green above, light green below. Flowers calyx greenish brown, stamens cream. Foot note: dried leaf material of vouchered specimens sent to Dr. D.A. Young, University of Illinois, U.S.A. File no. 121-17-2 folio 157. Tree
Date identified 2012-10-04


Occurrence date 1979-05-23
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Rhizophora x lamarckii
Supplied scientific name "Rhizophora x lamarckii Montrouz."
Identified to rank species
Common name Stilt-root Mangrove
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Malpighiales
Family Rhizophoraceae
Genus Rhizophora
Species Rhizophora lamarckii
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Montrouz.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Country Papua New Guinea
Locality 1 km along the E coast of Apo Village; Morobe Province
Supplied as "Under storey of Rhizophora, Bruguiera and Xylocarpus species dominated mangrove beach forests."
Latitude -6.666667
Supplied as: "-6.666666667"
Longitude 147.15
Supplied as: "147.15"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Georeferenced by collector
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 6 40 S
Marine false
Country Code PG
Verbatim longitude 147 9 E

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    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 303.0 frequency
    Species Richness 157.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 26.245832 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 79.0 %