Occurrence record: MEL 0287032A

PreservedSpecimen of Mucuna pruriens var. utilis recorded on 1995-05-31

Dataset

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 0287032A
Occurrence ID 6f91382a-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Identified by Waterhouse, B.M.
Collector Waterhouse, B.M.
Collecting number 3582
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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Previous identifications Mucuna pruriens var. utilis, conf. A.E. Holland, xi.1998.
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Specimen discoloured by ethanol treatment (for quarantine purposes). Collected as part of the Northern Australia Quarantine Strategy. NAQS Botanical Collection - Mareeba, Queensland.
Occurrence status present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 4418e04a-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1995-05-31
Supplied as year:1995  month:5  day:31 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 151
Event ID 7fabba07-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Mucuna pruriens var. utilis
Taxon rank variety
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Genus Mucuna
Species Mucuna pruriens
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Infraspecific epithet utilis
Scientific name authorship (Wall. ex Wight) Baker ex Burck
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Papua New Guinea
Locality Morehead government station, Western Province.
Latitude -8.7166667
Longitude 141.6500000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Morehead government station, Western Province.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by collector
Georeferenced date 1995-05-31
Location ID be4787ed-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Country code PG
Verbatim longitude 141° 39' E
Verbatim latitude 8° 43' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater New Guinea Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southwest New Guinea - Trans-Fly Lowland
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Trans Fly Savanna And Grasslands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arafura Sea
    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.011664754
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1026.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.5350585 index
    Species Richness 185.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1740.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 200.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 41.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 170.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 55.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 572.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 275.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 772.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 107.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 251.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 77.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 257.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 71.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 888.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 320.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 270.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 221016.42 m
    Topography
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 25.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees