Occurrence record: MEL 2398454A

PreservedSpecimen of Vachellia farnesiana recorded on 2016-07-31


Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalogue Number MEL 2398454A
Occurrence ID c59f9f1a-6c1d-4347-aae5-4e280b928fe8
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1|Silica gel sample - 1
Identified by Barnes, H.F.
Identified date 2016-09-08
Collector Hayes, R.|Hayes, C.
Collecting number 5
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Previous identifications Acacia farnesiana.
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Conditions: 92 degrees F.; steady SE wind; clear.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2016-09-08
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID a0964c1c-c886-48b5-b48b-f12b4b3967cf


Collecting date 2016-07-31
Supplied as year:2016  month:7  day:31 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 213
Event ID f5c1fd0e-1c48-4130-8c7d-2f9edf44d02e


Scientific name Vachellia farnesiana
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Genus Vachellia
Species Vachellia farnesiana
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (L.) Wight & Arn.
Nomenclatural code ICN


Country United States
State or Territory Georgia
Locality St. Catherines Island, Liberty County.
Habitat At south end dock near the southern reach of the Pleistocene core of this barrier island; shell in soil; near house site and edge of bluff area salt marsh with Juniperus virginiana, Serenoa repens, Chasmanthium laxum and Saint Augustine grass (Stenotaphrum secundatum).
Latitude 31.6073500
Longitude -81.1773800
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system decimal degrees
Verbatim locality St. Catherines Island, Liberty County.
Minimum elevation in metres 1
Maximum elevation in metres 1
Coordinate precision 0.0000001000
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeference protocol Unknown
Georeferenced by Hayes, R.
Location ID 63d09b86-2c8a-420c-a09b-abbd71d4271f
Country code US
Verbatim longitude 81.1773800° W
Verbatim latitude 31.6073500° N

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Southeastern Rivers & Streams
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Appalachian Piedmont
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries South Atlantic Coastal Plain
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Carolinian
    World Country Boundaries United States

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.0086170025
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 6.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.4505612 index
    Species Richness 2.0 frequency
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1279.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 254.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 56.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 208.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 37.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 472.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 179.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 501.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 192.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 276.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 44.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 109.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 104.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 156.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 37.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6187.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 320.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 267.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 265.0 degrees C * 10