Occurrence record: MEL 2459437A

PreservedSpecimen of Amaranthus caudatus | Cat-tail recorded on 1856-11-10

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 2459437A
Occurrence ID 3105e8ee-9487-4c55-83f9-257d5921fcfc
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Schlagintweit
Reproductive condition fruit
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 68de5f26-fa20-4667-bcb2-5a13df3e8c5f
Identification remarks Amaranthus caudatus L. var. (c. seminn. nigr.)

Event

Identification remarks Amaranthus caudatus L. var. (c. seminn. nigr.)
Collecting date 1856-11-10
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

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.

Geospatial

Country India
State or Territory Jammu and Kashmir
Locality Western Himálaya. Province: Marri. Mera to Marri.
Latitude 33.2000000000
Longitude 74.2833333333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Western Himálaya. Province: Marri. Mera to Marri.
Minimum elevation in metres 1524
Maximum elevation in metres 2133.6
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Verbatim SRS EPSG:4326
Country code IN
Verbatim elevation 5000-7000 ft
Verbatim longitude 74° 17' E
Verbatim latitude 33° 12' N

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lower & Middle Indus
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Himalayan Subtropical Pine Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Rainfed villages
    World Country Boundaries India

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.0
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 918.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 150.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 16.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 74.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 79.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 284.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 207.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 504.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 217.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 331.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 50.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 118.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 124.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 170.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 37.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 7088.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 381.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 297.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 280.0 degrees C * 10