Occurrence record: MEL 2477727A

Preserved specimen of Lessertia frutescens (L.) Goldblatt & J.C.Manning recorded on 1831-06


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution code Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalog number MEL 2477727A
Occurrence ID 872a6e51-9e23-4b8e-9c07-a1071ab23634
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Macheda, D.R.
Identified date 2020-01-23
Record number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers | fruit
Associated Occurrence Status Asserted duplicates
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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Rights holder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Previous identifications Sutherlandia frutescens (L.) R.Br.
Date identified 2020-01-23
Identification remarks fide: Plants of the World online accessed 23 Jan 2020.
Identification ID 618a06ba-3b56-4545-a775-c544bb786181


Identification remarks fide: Plants of the World online accessed 23 Jan 2020.
Occurrence date Year: 1831, Month: 6, Day:
Supplied as year:1831  month:6 
Date precision MONTH


Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Rosanae | Fabales | Fabaceae | Lessertia
Scientific name Lessertia frutescens
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Genus Lessertia
Species Lessertia frutescens
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (L.) Goldblatt & J.C.Manning
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Higher geography Africa | South Africa
Country South Africa
State or Territory Western Cape Province
Supplied as: "Western Cape"
Locality Legi ad lat. mont. Leuwenstaart [=Signal Hill].
Latitude -33.916667
Supplied as: "-33.9166666667"
Longitude 18.4
Supplied as: "18.4000000000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Legi ad lat. mont. Leuwenstaart [=Signal Hill].
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Georeference protocol GeoNames
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 33° 55' S
Continent AFRICA
Supplied as Africa
Marine false
Country Code ZA
Verbatim longitude 18° 24' E
Verbatim SRS epsg:4326
Location ID 4b21ae72-b96a-44f8-9b5f-4d6dffaebefd

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 033ba87a-9d20-4097-890d-b1dd2f92e396
    Data Resource MEL AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Lessertia frutescens
    Coordinates -33.916667,18.4
    Related records
    Record UUID af80f51f-bab0-475a-9b28-27bd603711de
    Data Resource MEL AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Lessertia frutescens
    Coordinates -33.916667,18.4

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Cape Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Benguela Current
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Fynbos
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Cape Fold
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Montane Fynbos And Renosterveld
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Namaqua
    World Country Boundaries South Africa

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.06993804
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 396.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.59373 index
    Species Richness 154.0 frequency
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1170.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 510.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 35.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 117.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 57.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 119.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 180.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 522.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 163.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 182.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 74.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 126.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 103.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 196.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 56.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2789.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 256.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 197.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 134.0 degrees C * 10