Occurrence record: MEL 2493305A

Specimen of Caryophyllaceae recorded on 1835-08-21

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
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 2493305A
Occurrence ID 4fd98344-e37a-42e9-a21c-4ee1a1c62322
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Collector Schimper, G.H.W.
Record number 734
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification ID 82b31f73-0b9b-41f7-8149-be27beaa94d0

Event

Occurrence date 1835-08-21
Supplied as year:1835  month:8  day:21 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 233
Event ID a6806d16-7ad6-4030-9c0c-8417d5bc9864

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Caryophyllanae | Caryophyllales | Caryophyllaceae | Cometes
Scientific name Caryophyllaceae
Supplied scientific name "Cometes apiculata"
Taxon rank family
Supplied as "species"
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Caryophyllales
Family Caryophyllaceae
Genus Cometes
Species Cometes apiculata
Taxonomic issue Matched to homonym
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Decne.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Africa | Egypt
Country Egypt
State or Territory Sinai
Locality Nowebe (Arab. petr) [=Nuweiba, Arabian Peninsula].
Habitat Ad rupes.
Latitude 29.0500000000
Longitude 34.6666666670
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim locality Nowebe (Arab. petr) [=Nuweiba, Arabian Peninsula].
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Georeference protocol GeoNames
Verbatim SRS epsg:4326
Location ID 6834a6fe-3113-4bed-a912-8822fb4b71b3
Continent Africa
Country code EG
Verbatim longitude 34° 40' E
Verbatim latitude 29° 3' N

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Red Sea
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Sinai
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Red Sea Nubo-Sindian Tropical Desert And Semi-Desert
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Inhabited treeless and barren lands
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Northern and Central Red Sea
    Political
    World Country Boundaries Egypt
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.041646253
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 6.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.6365142 index
    Species Richness 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 15.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 62.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 3.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 238.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 266.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 104.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 164.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 114.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 288.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 42.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5470.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 370.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 304.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 174.0 degrees C * 10