Occurrence record: BRI AQ0548937

Preserved specimen of Gossypium barbadense L. | Sea Island Cotton recorded on 1992-05-18


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource BRI AVH Data and Images
Institution code Queensland Department of Environment and Science
Supplied institution code "BRI"
Collection Queensland Herbarium
Supplied collection code "Herbrecs"
Catalog number BRI AQ0548937
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:0548937
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Collector Waterhouse, B.M.  
Supplied as "Waterhouse, B.M."
Record number BMW2645
Reproductive condition Flowers, fruit and buds
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Occurrence remarks Spreading shrub to 3m plus. Dark glandular hairs on stems. Fluffly white seed attachments.


Occurrence date 1992-05-18
Event remarks Several plants grwoing around sites of two former refugee camps.
Date precision DAY


Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Rosanae | Malvales | Malvaceae | Gossypium
Scientific name Gossypium barbadense
Identified to rank species
Common name Sea Island Cotton
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Malvales
Family Malvaceae
Genus Gossypium
Species Gossypium barbadense
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship L.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Higher geography Papua New Guinea, Sandaun (West Sepik)
Country Papua New Guinea
State or Territory Sandaun (West Sepik)
Locality Amanab. Government Station C. 100km S of Vanimo.
Supplied as "Dispersed settlement in basin surrounded by hills. Site of fomer refugee camp. Settled area surrounded by grassland and plantations. Hillsides forested. Grey sandy silt."
Latitude -3.590213
Supplied as: "-3.5902131546"
Longitude 141.226119
Supplied as: "141.2261186159"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Min elevation 415.00000000000000
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 2000.0
Georeference protocol Hrb Convert
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code PG
Supplied as ZZ

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    Additional political boundaries information

    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 54.0 frequency
    Species Richness 36.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 25.275 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 92.0 %