Occurrence record: MEL 2325295A

PreservedSpecimen of Manihot esculenta | Bitter cassava recorded on 2000-08-13


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 2325295A
Occurrence ID 6a50f6ca-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Collector Balick, M.J.|Lee, R.|Sohl, F.
Collecting number 4091
Reproductive condition flowers
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 3f755a58-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da


Collecting date 2000-08-13
Supplied as year:2000  month:8  day:13 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 226
Event ID 7bd3bb91-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da


Scientific name Manihot esculenta
Taxon rank species
Common name Bitter cassava
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Malpighiales
Family Euphorbiaceae
Genus Manihot
Species Manihot esculenta
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Crantz
Nomenclatural code ICN


Country Micronesia, Federated States of
Supplied as "Federated States of Micronesia"
Locality Pohnpei. Sokehs Municipality: Paliker.
Latitude -6.9419444
Longitude 158.1388889
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality Pohnpei. Sokehs Municipality: Paliker.
Coordinate precision 0.0002777778
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by Balick, M.J.
Location ID bcac148a-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Country code FM
Verbatim longitude 158° 8' 20" E
Verbatim latitude 6° 56' 31" S

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