Occurrence record: MEL 2459435A

PreservedSpecimen of Amaranthus caudatus | Cat-tail recorded on 1856-08-06

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 2459435A
Occurrence ID ecf9f09e-e363-434c-8024-dc87bc332fd4
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Schlagintweit
Reproductive condition fruit
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 14a2c0e1-8fd5-452c-9fa1-89d8bb3b0275
Identification remarks Amaranthus caudatus L. var. c. sem. alb.

Event

Identification remarks Amaranthus caudatus L. var. c. sem. alb.
Collecting date 1856-08-06
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 Pakistan
State or Territory North-West Frontier Province
Locality Tíbet. Province: Bálti. Environs of Skárdo [=Skardu].
Latitude 35.2833333333
Longitude 75.6333333333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes seconds
Verbatim locality Tíbet. Province: Bálti. Environs of Skárdo [=Skardu].
Minimum elevation in metres 2103.12
Maximum elevation in metres 2286
Coordinate precision 0.0000002780
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Verbatim SRS EPSG:4326
Country code PK
Verbatim elevation 6900-7500 ft
Verbatim longitude 75° 38' 0.000" E
Verbatim latitude 35° 17' 0.000" N

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Tibetan Plateau Steppe
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Upper Indus
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Karakoram-West Tibetan Plateau Alpine Steppe
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Irrigated villages
    World Country Boundaries Pakistan

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.0074733566
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 15.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.6156306 index
    Species Richness 14.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 196.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 59.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 23.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 55.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 26.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 33.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 88.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 99.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 396.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -97.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean -32.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 120.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 112.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 30.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 9676.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 299.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 218.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 97.0 degrees C * 10