Occurrence record: MEL 0069828A

PreservedSpecimen of Acalypha wilkesiana | Beefsteak plant recorded on 1878

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 0069828A
Occurrence ID 186d4098-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Forster, P.I.
Identified date 1993-04-06
Collector Chalmers, J.
Collecting number s.n.
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Previous identifications Acalypha wilkesiana Muell.Arg., Airy Shaw H.K., 1977-02
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1993-04-06
Identification ID 086c0ded-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1878
Supplied as year:1878 
Date precision Day
Event ID 488c1d0a-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Rosanae | Malpighiales | Euphorbiaceae | Acalypha
Scientific name Acalypha wilkesiana
Taxon rank species
Common name Beefsteak plant
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Malpighiales
Family Euphorbiaceae
Genus Acalypha
Species Acalypha wilkesiana
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Muell.Arg.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Oceania | Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Murray's [Murray] Island.
Latitude -9.9167000000
Longitude 144.0833000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Murray's [Murray] Island.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID a517c0ea-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Continent Oceania
Biome Marine
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 144° 5' E
Verbatim latitude 9° 55' S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q9057027
recorded by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q1680148

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    Data quality tests

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    Habitat incorrect for species Failed
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    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
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    Identification date before occurrence date Passed
    First of the month Passed
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    Collector name unparseable Passed
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    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
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    Missing taxonomic rank Passed
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    Name not in national checklists Passed
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    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Passed
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    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Torres Strait & far Northern GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    NRM Regions 2010 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2014 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2015 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Torres Strait
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Torres Strait
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Cape Province
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TORRES SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Torres Strait Regional Sea Claim
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Torres Strait Regional Sea Claim QCD2010/003
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.055689223
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.09108712
    Occurrence Density 7281.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 7.343282 index
    Species Richness 2535.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 222382.08 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 3.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.092045 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.78 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.1 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 5.18 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.2085999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.0050000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.57 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.079998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.57 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.57 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.3 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.82 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -9.999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.81 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.91 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.851397 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.09687211 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.81454706 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 130.41667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -40.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.33324057 degrees