Occurrence record: BRI AQ0465992

Preserved specimen of Tradescantia fluminensis Vell. | Wandering Jew recorded on 1987-11-19


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource BRI AVH Data and Images
Institution code Queensland Department of Environment and Science
Supplied institution code "BRI"
Collection Queensland Herbarium
Supplied collection code "Herbrecs"
Catalog number BRI AQ0465992
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:0465992
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Collector 1.  Coveny, R.G.   2.  Donabauer, Z.   3.  Dunn, C.  
Supplied as "Coveny, R.G.;Donabauer, Z.;Dunn, C."
Record number 12766
Reproductive condition Flowers and buds
Associated Occurrence Status Asserted duplicates
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Occurrence remarks Succulent, scrambling herb with upright stems. Flowers white.


Occurrence date 1987-11-19
Event remarks Locally abundant.
Date precision DAY


Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Commelinales | Commelinaceae | Tradescantia
Scientific name Tradescantia fluminensis
Identified to rank species
Common name Wandering Jew
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Commelinales
Family Commelinaceae
Genus Tradescantia
Species Tradescantia fluminensis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Vell.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Higher geography Australia, New South Wales
Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Locality Park Beach, Coffs Harbour.
Supplied as "Disturbed area beneath remnant littoral rainforest of Banksia integrifolia, Glochidion ferdinandi, Cupaniopsis anacardioides, Cryptocarya muelleri, etc. Sandy soil."
Latitude -30.290076
Supplied as: "-30.2900757350"
Longitude 153.142746
Supplied as: "153.1427460378"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 2000.0
Georeference protocol Hrb Convert
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 1976fb35-895b-4f0d-90dc-8825edc637ca
    Data Resource Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research (CANB) AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Tradescantia albiflora Kunth
    Coordinates -30.291667,153.141667
    Related records
    Record UUID cdc39ff3-0cd8-45f6-a1ff-3f7f96d15344
    Data Resource National Herbarium of Victoria (MEL) AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Tradescantia fluminensis
    Coordinates -30.2917,153.1417
    Record UUID 3bc0cce4-ea94-462b-b4bf-c7e6eaa7b1e2
    Data Resource BRI AVH Data and Images
    Raw Scientific Name Tradescantia fluminensis
    Coordinates -30.290076,153.142746
    Record UUID d17d6b48-557b-45c1-a137-cc0ee9831fb4
    Data Resource NSW AVH feed
    Raw Scientific Name Tradescantia fluminensis Vell.
    Coordinates -30.2917,153.1417

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Solitary Islands
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Solitary Islands
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Solitary Islands
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Solitary Islands
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2017 North Coast
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North Coast
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Tweed-Moreton
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 97630.0 frequency
    Species Richness 3384.0 frequency
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1592.25 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 213.25 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.5 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 166.75 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 47.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 537.25 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 54.25 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 623.75 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 28.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.475 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.275 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.275 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 14.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.125 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.4725 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.195
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.55 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.25 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 21.55 degrees C
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.845
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0