Occurrence record: CNS 150990.2

Preserved specimen of Cyrtandra J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. recorded on 2012-02-08


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 CNS 150990.2
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Collector Venter, S.
Record number 14305
Reproductive condition 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 Shrublet 50 cm tall with stem covered in hard fibres. Leaves leathery, dull dark green with the midvein brown on the underside of the leaf. Flowers white, no scent, erect. Shrub


Occurrence date 2012-02-08
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Cyrtandra
Supplied scientific name "Cyrtandra J.R.Forst. & G.Forst."
Identified to rank genus
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Lamiales
Family Gesneriaceae
Genus Cyrtandra
Name match metric exactMatch
Taxon remarks Name on collector's label: Cyrtandra cf. macrocyntandra
Scientific name authorship J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Country Papua New Guinea
State or Territory Gulf
Locality Paw Creek, camp 5, a tributary of the Purari River, Purari, Gulf Province.
Supplied as "Deep shade in closed tall rainforest. Hillslope. Brown clay loam on mudstone geology."
Latitude -6.907222
Supplied as: "-6.907222222"
Longitude 144.971111
Supplied as: "144.971111111"
Datum EPSG:4326
Min elevation 280
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 50.0
Georeferenced by collector
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 6 54 26 S
Marine false
Country Code PG
Verbatim longitude 144 58 16 E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern New Guinea Lowland Forests
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southwest New Guinea - Trans-Fly Lowland
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southern New Guinea Lowland Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Solomon Sea
    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.009825047
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 14.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.4306853 index
    Species Richness 6.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 8.016666 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 6403.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 1859.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 393.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 1302.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 14.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 1302.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 656.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1859.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 252.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 115.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 199.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 243.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 95.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 82.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 698.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 314.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 243.0 degrees C * 10