Occurrence record: MEL 2484422A

PreservedSpecimen of Muehlenbeckia complexa | Pōhue recorded on 2014-12-02


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium IPT
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection code National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2484422A
Occurrence ID 0dd57e7e-83ab-483d-87cf-cb6cef6d0ca1
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Schuster, T.M.
Identified date 2014-12-02
Collector Schuster, T.M.
Record number TMS14-58
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Associated taxa cohabitatants: Muehlenbeckia ephedroides, Rumex acetosella, Convolvulus sp.
Occurrence remarks Occasional at site.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2014-12-02
Identification ID 565a18eb-5f18-463c-924a-8ea96df38594
Identification remarks Hybrid ?


Identification remarks Hybrid ?
Collecting date 2014-12-02
Date precision Day


Scientific name Muehlenbeckia complexa
Taxon rank species
Common name Pōhue
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Caryophyllales
Family Polygonaceae
Genus Muehlenbeckia
Species Muehlenbeckia complexa
Associated taxa cohabitatants: Muehlenbeckia ephedroides, Rumex acetosella, Convolvulus sp.
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (A.Cunn.) Meisn.


Country New Zealand
State / Province South Island
Locality Marlborough, Wairau Diversion Reserve.
Habitat Scree behind beach.
Latitude -41.4354166991
Supplied as: "-41.4354167000"
Longitude 174.0284722
Supplied as: "174.0284722000"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "EPSG:4283"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes seconds
Verbatim locality Marlborough, Wairau Diversion Reserve.
Minimum elevation in meters 13
Maximum elevation in meters 13
Coordinate precision 0.0000278000
Verbatim SRS EPSG:4283
Country code NZ
Verbatim longitude 174° 1' 42.5" E
Verbatim latitude 41° 26' 7.5" S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine New Zealand Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial New Zealand Temperate Forests
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World New Zealand
    NZ Ecological Districts 1987 Blenheim
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Richmond Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central New Zealand
    NZ Land Provinces Marlborough Region
    NZ Land Registration Districts Marlborough
    World Country Boundaries New Zealand

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.017868245
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 125.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.112467 index
    Species Richness 75.0 frequency
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 856.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 250.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 172.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 17.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 177.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 90.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 250.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 195.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 34.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 84.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 94.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 172.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3445.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 229.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 172.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 84.0 degrees C * 10
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 998729.9 m