Occurrence record: PERTH 2121395

PreservedSpecimen of Cyperus congestus recorded on 1985-12-31


Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource PERTH AVH data
Institution Western Australia, Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions
Supplied institution code "PERTH"
Collection Western Australian Herbarium
Supplied collection code "PERTH"
Catalogue Number PERTH 2121395
Occurrence ID PERTH:PERTH:PERTH 2121395
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by K.L. Wilson
Collector Alford, J.J.
Collecting number 128
Occurrence remarks 60 cm high, flowers light brown. Abundance: occasional.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present


Collecting date 1985-12-31
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 31 Dec 1985


Scientific name Cyperus congestus
Supplied scientific name "Cyperus congestus Vahl"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Cyperus
Species Cyperus congestus
Taxonomic issues Match to misapplied name
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Vahl


Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Supplied as: "WA"
Locality [Introduced] Forrestdale Lake Nature Reserve
Supplied as "Flat - often inundated. Dark grey sdandy clay over clay and peat."
Verbatim locality [Introduced] Forrestdale Lake Nature Reserve

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