Occurrence record: MEL 0654347A

PreservedSpecimen of Restionaceae


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 0654347A
Occurrence ID 532497f6-7fff-4ea1-aa49-f4ee4f771f5e
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Linder, H.P.
Identified date 1984
Collector Drège, J.F.
Collecting number 37
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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Previous identifications Restio spinulosus Kunth, R. spinulosus Kth l. auch R. bifidus.
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1984
Identification ID 989482b9-8e60-4606-9cae-1c93ea63648b


Date precision Not Supplied
Event ID c81a0752-41b4-4d22-a222-b4489402c40c


Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Restionaceae | Platycaulos
Scientific name Restionaceae
Supplied scientific name "Platycaulos callistachyus"
Taxon rank family
Supplied as "species"
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Restionaceae
Genus Platycaulos
Species Platycaulos callistachyus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Kunth) H.P.Linder
Nomenclatural code ICN


Higher geography Africa | South Africa
Country South Africa
State or Territory Cape Provinces
Locality [No details given].
Verbatim locality [No details given].
Location ID 2dc233ab-5650-4cc4-bc8c-929de0ddf1ea
Continent Africa
Georeference remarks Species is endemic to the Cape Provinces of South Africa.
Country code ZA

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