Occurrence record: CNS 151376.1

Preserved specimen of Alpinia caerulea (R.Br.) Benth. | Native Ginger recorded on 2021-05-07
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Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource Australian Tropical Herbarium (CNS) AVH data
Institution code Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied institution code "CNS"
Collection Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied collection code "CNS"
Catalog number CNS 151376.1
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Collector Worboys, S.J.  
Supplied as "Worboys, S.J."
Record number 2156
Reproductive condition fruit|leaf
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Disposition in collection
Occurrence remarks Giant herb approx. 2 m tall. Ripe fruit blue. Occasional. Collected as part of the Tropical Mountain Plant Science project. Herb

Event

Occurrence date 2021-05-07
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Alpinia caerulea
Supplied scientific name "Alpinia caerulea (R.Br.) Benth."
Identified to rank species
Common name Native Ginger
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Zingiberales
Family Zingiberaceae
Genus Alpinia
Species Alpinia caerulea
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (R.Br.) Benth.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Property of Noel Preece and Penny van Oosterzee. Upper Barron Road, Upper Barron.
Habitat
Supplied as "Forest on N side of ridge-top track. Canopy: Acronchia acidula, Flindersia brayleana, F. bourjotiana, F. pimenteliana, Cardwellia sublimis, Ficus destruens, Alphitonia whitei, Sapindaceae spp. Prominent shrubs and vines on edge of forest include: Ripogonum album, Mischocarpus lachnocarpus, Melodinus australis, Wikstroemia indica, Neolitsea dealbata, Cissus penninervis. Soils deep, friable, derived from basalt."
Latitude -17.43
Supplied as: "-17.43"
Longitude 145.517222
Supplied as: "145.517222222"
Datum EPSG:4326
Min elevation 992
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 50.0
Georeferenced by collector
County Cook
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 17 25 48 S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 145 31 2 E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    NRM Regions 2010 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 Wet Tropics
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Wet Tropics
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Atherton
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 JOHNSTONE RIVER
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Local Government Areas 2011 Tablelands (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Eacham
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TABLELANDS REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 10
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 290
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MALANDA - YUNGABURRA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TABLELANDS (EAST) - KURANDA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) EACHAM
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) EACHAM
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) HILL
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Rainforest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Rainforests and Vine Thickets
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Tropical or sub-tropical rainforest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation types - native Rainforests and vine thickets
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Occurrence Density 11395.0 frequency
    Species Richness 1912.0 frequency
    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1704.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 173.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 129.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 74.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 754.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 88.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 894.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 10.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 15.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.53 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.98
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 22.3 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 19.570833 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 56.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.85
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Elevation 920.0 m