Occurrence record: CANB 721772.1

PreservedSpecimen of Toona ciliata recorded on 2001-03-22


Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource CANB AVH data
Institution Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research
Supplied institution code "CANB"
Collection Australian National Herbarium
Supplied collection code "CANB"
Catalogue Number CANB 721772.1
Occurrence ID CANB:CANB:CANB 721772.1
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Poesi, M.M.
Collecting number 33
Reproductive condition flowers, fertile
Occurrence remarks Maturing tree with a straight cylindrical bole; height: 15 m; bole: 10 m; dbh: 10 cm. Bark: scented, outer bark smooth. Wood: moderately soft and light pink, fragrant. Leaves: dark green above and green below. Flowers: late but early fruiting stage. Fruit: early stage, small circular shape fruit, soft to light green in colour. Local Name: Momak (Manus) - used to make canoes and outriggers. Donated to CANB by CSIRO Forestry (FRI) and Australian Tree Seed Centre - 2010.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
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Collecting date 2001-03-22
Date precision Day


Scientific name Toona ciliata
Supplied scientific name "Toona ciliata M.Roem."
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Sapindales
Family Meliaceae
Genus Toona
Species Toona ciliata
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship M.Roem.


Country Papua New Guinea
State or Territory Manus
Locality Pohonanus, Nohang area; subdistrict: Nali Electorate.
Habitat Ridge top; natural forest dominated by Calophyllum (next to Nick Manual's home). Altitude <100 m.
Latitude -2.1667000000
Longitude 147.1333000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 5000.0
Georeference protocol topo
Verbatim coordinates 2,10,,S,147,8,,E
Country code PG

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bismarck Archipelago
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Admiralty Islands Lowland Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bismarck Sea
    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.042559247
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 12.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.4849067 index
    Species Richness 12.0 frequency
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 3570.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 941.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 264.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 828.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 6.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 828.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 329.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 941.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 266.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 89.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 224.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 80.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 268.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 89.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 183.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 313.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 268.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 264.0 degrees C * 10