Occurrence record: NSW842505

Preserved specimen of Steganthera cooperorum Whiffin recorded on 2006-12-30


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 NSW842505
Occurrence ID NSW:NSW:NSW842505
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Identified by Kuria, T.K.
Collector Kuria, T.K.|Johns, R.J.|Simaga, J.M.|Gidion, G.
Supplied as "Kuria, T.K. | Johns, R.J. | Simaga, J.M. | Gidion, G."
Record number LAE88753
Reproductive condition fruits
Establishment means NATIVE
Supplied as native
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Disposition in collection
Occurrence remarks Woody shrub forming under canpoy vegetation to 2 m height, bole 1 m height, diameter at breast height 3-4 cm; bark dark brown to dark green on twigs; leaves papyraceous, very dark green above. light green beneath; fruit on head-like, fleshy, bright greeb, globose, immature fruit orangey red, upon maturity head turns bright orange, fruit purplish green, completely ripe turns pinkish blue.


Occurrence date 2006-12-30
Date precision DAY


Higher classification A.C.Sm.
Scientific name Steganthera cooperorum
Supplied scientific name "Kibara papuana A.C.Sm."
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Laurales
Family Monimiaceae
Genus Steganthera
Supplied as "Kibara"
Species Steganthera cooperorum
Name match metric higherMatch
Scientific name authorship Whiffin
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN
Verbatim taxon rank species


Country Papua New Guinea
Locality Sibonai village, Sewa Bay, Normanby Island
Supplied as "Lowland Tropical Rainforest, under canopy shrub."
Latitude -10.03
Supplied as: "-10.03"
Longitude 150.97
Supplied as: "150.97"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system Degrees Minutes
Min elevation 20
Max elevation 30
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 500.0
Georeference sources GPS
Terrestrial true
Elevation 20 - 30 m
Verbatim latitude 10 02 S
Marine false
Country Code PG
Verbatim longitude 150 58 E
Verbatim SRS EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinates 10 02 S, 150 58 E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Papuan Peninsula
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Trobriand Islands Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Solomon Sea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Mixed forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.05038296
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 355.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.3784766 index
    Species Richness 129.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.154166 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 4598.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 1528.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 227.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 703.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 32.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 746.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 534.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1543.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 262.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 97.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 219.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 251.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 69.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 271.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 71.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 828.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 316.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 252.0 degrees C * 10
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 954789.6 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 8.071339 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.09 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.02 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 7.21 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.2617999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.01 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.03 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.649998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.68 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.94 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.84 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.859999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.765747 Degrees C
    Averaged Topographic Relief 634.0417 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 52.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.11530924 degrees
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4126 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 93.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0163 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 6.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7805 NDVI