Occurrence record: NSW808738

Preserved specimen of Lepidorrhachis mooreana (F.Muell.) O.F.Cook | Little Mountain Palm recorded on 2002-11-02


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 NSW808738
Other catalog numbers ["NSW808740","NSW808739"]
Occurrence ID NSW:NSW:NSW808738
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Identified by Baker, W.J.  
Collector 1.  Baker, W.J.   2.  Savolainen, V.   3.  Hutton, I.J.   4.  Matthews, A.  
Supplied as "Baker, W.J. | Savolainen, V. | Hutton, I.J. | Matthews, A."
Record number 1168
Reproductive condition fruits|flowers
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)
Establishment means native
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Country conservation Critically Endangered
Information withheld Potentially sensitive (Listed in conservation act): locality and coordinates withheld
Disposition in collection
Occurrence remarks Short-stemmed, solitary palm with trunk to 1.5m, crownshaft poorly defined with sheath splitting almost to the base opposite the prtiole, 9 leaves in crown. Crownshaft c. 70cm x 15cm (fatter in many individuals), sheath c. 50cm long, petiole 40cm, rachis c. 120cm, somewhat recurved, c. 37 leaflets each side of rachis, arranged regularly, ascending. Inflorescences 6, deflexed, c. 30cm long in flower, c. 45cm long in fruit, c. 25 primary branches, peduncle short. Fruit red when ripe, endosperm homogeneous. Voucher for DNA extraction Kew DNA Bank.
State conservation Critically Endangered
Date identified 2002-11-02


Occurrence date 2002-11-02
Date precision DAY


Higher classification (F.Muell.) O.F.Cook
Scientific name Lepidorrhachis mooreana
Supplied scientific name "Lepidorrhachis mooreana (F.Muell.) O.F.Cook"
Identified to rank species
Common name Little Mountain Palm
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Arecales
Family Arecaceae
Genus Lepidorrhachis
Species Lepidorrhachis mooreana
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (F.Muell.) O.F.Cook
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN
Verbatim taxon rank species


Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Supplied as "Summit cloud forest, dominated by Hedyscepe, Lepidorrhachis, Negria, Pittosporum, Dysoxylum, Dracophyllum."
County Lord Howe Island
Terrestrial false
Elevation 850 m
Continent OCEANIA
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Representative Record
    Record UUID 1f58b7ff-fa50-4a5c-ac43-69332f11bc0b
    Data Resource NSW AVH feed
    Raw Scientific Name Lepidorrhachis mooreana (F.Muell.) O.F.Cook
    Related records
    Record UUID 5be1a760-0c3a-4b28-90dd-1de3c598d0c0
    Data Resource NSW AVH feed
    Raw Scientific Name Lepidorrhachis mooreana (F.Muell.) O.F.Cook
    Record UUID b3e385dc-716d-473e-bdd3-b3e2b2e6d9f5
    Data Resource NSW AVH feed
    Raw Scientific Name Lepidorrhachis mooreana (F.Muell.) O.F.Cook