Occurrence record: AK160580

PreservedSpecimen of Acalypha wilkesiana | Beefsteak plant recorded on 1961-11-10

Dataset

Data resource New Zealand Virtual Herbarium
Institution Auckland War Memorial Museum
Supplied institution code "AK"
Collection Auckland War Memorial Museum Herbarium
Supplied collection code "AK"
Catalogue Number AK160580
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:AK:AK:AK160580
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Uhe, G.
Supplied as "G Uhe"
License CC-BY
Language en
Occurrence status present

Event

Collecting date 1961-11-10
Supplied date "10/11/1961"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 10-Nov-61

Taxonomy

Scientific name Acalypha wilkesiana
Supplied scientific name "Acalypha wilkesiana Muell. Arg."
Taxon rank species
Common name Beefsteak plant
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Malpighiales
Family Euphorbiaceae
Genus Acalypha
Species Acalypha wilkesiana
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country American Samoa
Latitude -14.28705556
Longitude -170.7179722
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Country code "Comprises western Samoa Islands; area was settled by Polynesians (probably from Tonga) of lapita tradition by 1000 BCE; large societies developed by 300 BCE; controlled by Germany, Britain, and the United States in the late 19th century; controlled by New Zealand after WW I; official languages are Samoan (a Polynesian dialect) and English."
Verbatim elevation 121.9m

Additional properties

references www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_naturalsciences-object-771884

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Pacific Islands Forests
    Biodiversity
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Samoan Tropical Moist Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Samoa Islands
    Political
    World Country Boundaries American Samoa
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.019005938
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 190.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.9942656 index
    Species Richness 158.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 3212.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 527.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 152.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 520.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 26.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 977.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 358.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1058.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 269.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 70.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 236.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 261.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 55.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 262.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 78.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 487.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 306.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 272.0 degrees C * 10