Occurrence record: NSW885483

Preserved specimen of Polyscias spectabilis (Harms) Lowry & G.M.Plunkett recorded on 1962-03-16


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource NSW AVH feed
Institution code The Royal Botanic Gardens & Domain Trust
Supplied institution code "NSW"
Collection National Herbarium of New South Wales
Supplied collection code "NSW"
Catalog number NSW885483
Other catalog numbers NSW536221
Occurrence ID NSW:NSW:NSW885483
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Identified by Lowry, P.P.
Identified date 2011-08-04
Collector Millar, A.N.
Record number NGF 14512
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
Establishment means NATIVE
Supplied as native
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Disposition in collection
Occurrence remarks Tall straight tree to 60 feet, apparently short lived. Flowers creamy-green, stamens yellow; immature fruits reddish green. Flowering in fork below leaves.
Date identified 2011-08-04


Occurrence date 1962-03-16
Date precision DAY


Higher classification (Harms) Lowry & G.M.Plunkett
Scientific name Polyscias spectabilis
Supplied scientific name "Polyscias spectabilis (Harms) Lowry & G.M.Plunkett"
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Apiales
Family Araliaceae
Genus Polyscias
Species Polyscias spectabilis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Harms) Lowry & G.M.Plunkett
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN
Verbatim taxon rank species


Country Papua New Guinea
Locality Near DCA Mess, Lae.
Supplied as "Found in regrowth."
Latitude -6.75
Supplied as: "-6.75"
Longitude 147.0
Supplied as: "147.00"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system Degrees Minutes
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Map
Terrestrial true
Elevation 100 ft
Verbatim latitude 06 45 S
Marine false
Country Code PG
Verbatim longitude 147 00 E
Verbatim coordinates 06 45 S, 147 00 E

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 767a3bc9-6f7c-4aaf-bbb8-3ed7071e7c89
    Data Resource National Herbarium of New South Wales (NSW) AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Polyscias spectabilis (Harms) Lowry & G.M.Plunkett
    Coordinates -6.75,147.0
    Related records
    Record UUID a7c39de6-6638-4ede-bae3-362af7c4205b
    Data Resource National Herbarium of New South Wales (NSW) AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Polyscias spectabilis (Harms) Lowry & G.M.Plunkett
    Coordinates -6.75,147.0

    Additional political boundaries information

    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Solomon Sea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.04509263
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 2395.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.2346964 index
    Species Richness 859.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 17.8625 °C
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 20.42 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 16.539999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 29.279299 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 6.7000003 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.17500001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.58 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.7 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.0 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 25.84 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.18 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.81 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0021 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0154 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 8.01 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.43 100 x degrees C