Occurrence record: BRI AQ0625578

Preserved specimen of Cynanchum elegans (Benth.) Domin | Whiteflowered Wax Plant recorded on 1992-12-01


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource BRI AVH Data and Images
Institution code Queensland Department of Environment and Science
Supplied institution code "BRI"
Collection Queensland Herbarium
Supplied collection code "Herbrecs"
Catalog number BRI AQ0625578
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:0625578
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Collector Robinson, M.  
Supplied as "Robinson, M."
Record number s.n.
Reproductive condition Flowers and buds
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Country conservation Endangered
Occurrence remarks Climber to 6m. White sap, corky bark, plenty of flowers and buds, a couple of immature fruit. 3 of 4 clumps in flower (the clump not flowering is 100m from other 3). Dense canopy when in full light on dead branch.
State conservation Endangered


Occurrence date 1992-12-01
Event remarks Map: Albion Park 1:25 000 CMA, grid ref 06636962.
Date precision DAY


Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Asteranae | Gentianales | Apocynaceae | Cynanchum
Scientific name Cynanchum elegans
Identified to rank species
Common name Whiteflowered Wax Plant
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Gentianales
Family Apocynaceae
Genus Cynanchum
Species Cynanchum elegans
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Benth.) Domin
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Higher geography Australia, New South Wales
Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Locality Bass Point, Shell Harbour Nature Reserve.
Supplied as "Headland. Banksia integrifolia, Leptospermum laevigatum, Cassine, Pittosporum revolutum, Lantana. Disturbed coastal woodland/littoral rainforest-edge of road. Cbs beach and near shore marine sand. Sand deposited on Psgb Aphantic to poryphritic latite. Rare."
Latitude -34.606759
Supplied as: "-34.6067594645"
Longitude 150.909502
Supplied as: "150.9095022619"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Min elevation 15.00000000000000
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 2000.0
Georeference protocol Hrb Convert
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    NRM Regions 2010 Southern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2017 South East NSW
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South East NSW
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Batemans Shelf
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 1428.0 frequency
    Species Richness 696.0 frequency