Occurrence record: MBA 4787.1

Preserved specimen of Vandellia anagallis (Burm.f.) T.Yamaz. recorded on 1992-05-15


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource Australian Tropical Herbarium (CNS) AVH data
Institution code Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied institution code "CNS"
Collection Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied collection code "CNS"
Catalog number MBA 4787.1
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Identified by Yi-Shuo Liang  
Identified date 2016-12-01
Collector Waterhouse, B.M.  
Supplied as "Waterhouse, B.M."
Record number 2582
Reproductive condition fruit|leaf
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Disposition in collection
Occurrence remarks Slippery, square-stemmed, diffuse herb with lilac to crimson and white flowers. Roots at nodes, firmly attached to substrate. Growing in water-filled ditch. Occasional plants. Collected on NAQS Joint Survey for pests and diseases. Herb
Date identified 2016-12-01


Occurrence date 1992-05-15
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Vandellia anagallis
Supplied scientific name "Lindernia anagallis (Burm.f.) Pennell"
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Lamiales
Family Linderniaceae
Genus Vandellia
Supplied as "Lindernia"
Species Vandellia anagallis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Burm.f.) T.Yamaz.
Supplied as (Burm.f.) Pennell
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Country Papua New Guinea
State or Territory West Sepik
Locality Telefomin. District Headquarters near headwaters of Sepik River. Settlement in 'suspended' valley surrounded by Hindenburg and Victor Emmanuel Ranges.
Supplied as "Valley floor flat and swampy, dominated by herbaceous vegetation and shrubs including Melastoma and Rhododendron spp. Probably fired 'disclimax'. Closed forest on surrounding hilltops. Widespread grows in moist situations. Substrate grey, silty clay."
Latitude -5.133333
Supplied as: "-5.133333333"
Longitude 141.633333
Supplied as: "141.633333333"
Datum EPSG:4326
Min elevation 1528
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1600.0
Georeferenced by collector
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 5 8 S
Marine false
Country Code PG
Verbatim longitude 141 38 E

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    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 87.0 %