Occurrence record: MEL 2459442A

PreservedSpecimen of Amaranthus caudatus | Cat-tail recorded on 1846-08-01

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 2459442A
Occurrence ID cd35fd9a-069b-498d-a4d3-5bc54cc217e7
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Nolte, E.F.
Reproductive condition fruit
Establishment means cultivated
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID ceeb5dea-35c3-4914-b52c-9f4fb4ad1617
Identification remarks Monoecia, Pentandr.

Event

Identification remarks Monoecia, Pentandr.
Collecting date 1846-08-01
Supplied date "1846-08"
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 Germany
State or Territory Schleswig-Holstein
Locality Ex horto reg. bot. Kiel [=presumably cultivated Botanical Gardens University of Kiel].
Latitude 54.3166666667
Longitude 10.1333333333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Ex horto reg. bot. Kiel [=presumably cultivated Botanical Gardens University of Kiel].
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Verbatim SRS EPSG:4326
Country code DE
Verbatim longitude 10° 08' E
Verbatim latitude 54° 19' N

Additional properties

User flagged issues 

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    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Incomplete collection date Warning
    Cultivated / escapee Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
    First of the month Passed
    Collector name unparseable Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Missing taxonomic rank Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Kingdom not recognised Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Resource taxonomic scope mismatch Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Passed
    Unrecognized geodetic datum Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Supplied country not recognised Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not valid Passed
    Missing coordinate precision Passed
    Precision / range mismatch Passed
    Coordinate precision not valid Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not specified Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Missing georeferenced verification status Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Northeast Atlantic Shelf Marine
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Central & Western Europe
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Baltic Mixed Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Marine
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 2.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World North Sea
    World Country Boundaries Germany

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.036939427
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 472.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2295446 index
    Species Richness 254.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 748.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 177.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 137.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 20.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 223.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 82.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 227.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 80.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 225.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -20.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 7.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 65.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 31.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 28.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5845.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 205.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 155.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 149.0 degrees C * 10