Occurrence record: MBA 5217.1

Preserved specimen of Crassocephalum crepidioides (Benth.) S.Moore recorded on 1992-05-14


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource CNS AVH data
Institution code Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied institution code "CNS"
Collection Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied collection code "MBA"
Catalog number MBA 5217.1
Occurrence ID CNS:MBA:MBA 5217.1
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Identified by Waterhouse, B.M. (BRI replicate)
Identified date 1992-09
Collector Waterhouse, B.M.
Record number 2578
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Occurrence remarks Situated on banks of the Ok Tedi River, surrounded by tall rainforested mountains. Annual rainfall very high (3000mm p.a). Substrate; yellow grey clay; river gravels in gullies. Connected by good quality road to Kiunga (supply port on Fly River). Herb with drooping inflorescences. Florets orange and yellow. Very common weed of roadsides and waste areas. Collected on NAQS Joint Survey for pests and diseases.
Date identified 1992-09


Occurrence date 1992-05-14
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Crassocephalum crepidioides
Supplied scientific name "Crassocephalum crepidioides (Benth.) S.Moore"
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae
Genus Crassocephalum
Species Crassocephalum crepidioides
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Benth.) S.Moore
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Papua New Guinea
State or Territory Western
Locality Tabubil; service town for the Ok Tedi Mine.
Latitude -5.2653749075076295
Supplied as: "-5.2667000000"
Longitude 141.21758029192907
Supplied as: "141.2167000000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD66"
Min elevation 483
Max elevation 483
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1600.0
Georeference protocol automatically generated
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code PG
Verbatim coordinates 5,16,,S,141,13,,E

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    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater New Guinea Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial New Guinea Montane Forests
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southwest New Guinea - Trans-Fly Lowland
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Central Range Montane Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arafura Sea
    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.031584736
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 486.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.3850865 index
    Species Richness 175.0 frequency
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 6232.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 1622.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 375.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 1327.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 10.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 1461.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 573.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1656.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 244.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 98.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 198.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 237.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 84.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 244.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 85.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 440.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 296.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 248.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 246.0 degrees C * 10