Occurrence record: MEL 2489024A

PreservedSpecimen of Clinopodium recorded on 1829-10-01


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 2489024A
Occurrence ID 7b65affa-d45e-4bbd-b6c6-bba85b58d9e3
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet
Identified by Macheda, D.R.
Identified date 2020-10-19
Collector Shuttleworth, R.J.
Collecting number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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Previous identifications Thymus alpinus L., 32 Thymus alpinus! Spreng. syst. veg. T. 2 pag. 697. Koch D. Flora T. 4 pag. 316. s.n. Calamintha alpina Lam. differt a Thymo Acinos cui similis: floribus duplo majoribus calycibusque minus gibbius, dentibus calycis post anthesis distantibus. | Thymus alpinus L., Thymus alpinus (hort. botan. Hamburg) 1824. Acynos [=Acinos] purpurascens Pers. Spreng. s.v. T. 2 pag. 697. | Thymus alpinus L.
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2020-10-19
Identification ID afac8129-c281-4d76-a8d4-98eb31d37ce3
Identification remarks fide: Plants of the World online accessed 19 Oct 2020.


Identification remarks fide: Plants of the World online accessed 19 Oct 2020.
Collecting date 1829-10-01
Supplied date "1829-10"
Date precision Day
Event ID 70a72597-0f8f-4e77-ac9b-8be3da0fef49


Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Asteranae | Lamiales | Lamiaceae | Clinopodium
Scientific name Clinopodium
Supplied scientific name "Clinopodium alpinum"
Taxon rank genus
Supplied as "species"
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Lamiales
Family Lamiaceae
Genus Clinopodium
Species Clinopodium alpinum
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (L.) Kuntze
Nomenclatural code ICN


Higher geography Europe | Switzerland
Country Switzerland
State or Territory Solothurn
Locality Ad pedem montis Turne [?] prope Solaturum [=near Solothurn].
Latitude 47.2000000000
Longitude 7.5333333333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "epsg:4326"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Ad pedem montis Turne [?] prope Solaturum [=near Solothurn].
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeference protocol GeoNames
Verbatim SRS epsg:4326
Location ID 3adb9d86-0f66-43ce-bd25-789a6db7165c
Continent Europe
Country code CH
Verbatim longitude 07° 32' E
Verbatim latitude 47° 12' N

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Central & Western Europe
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Western European Broadleaf Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    World Country Boundaries Switzerland

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.10251256
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 2.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.6931472 index
    Species Richness 2.0 frequency
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 895.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 187.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 56.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 181.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 22.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 298.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 112.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 298.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 93.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 256.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -20.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 11.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 84.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 24.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 32.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6306.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 236.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 173.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 173.0 degrees C * 10