Occurrence record: MEL 2459447A

PreservedSpecimen of Amaranthus caudatus | Cat-tail

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 2459447A
Occurrence ID 15da80df-ecae-4a10-9e1d-d9ec1976b441
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Reproductive condition flowers | fruit
Previous identifications Amaranthus (Amaranthus specimine [?]).
Establishment means cultivated
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 52a2189f-56f5-4283-9607-e328e3701405

Event

Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Amaranthus caudatus
Taxon rank species
Common name Cat-tail
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Caryophyllales
Family Amaranthaceae
Genus Amaranthus
Species Amaranthus caudatus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship L.

Geospatial

Country India
State or Territory West Bengal
Locality HBC [=presumably cultivated Botanical Gardens Kolkata].
Latitude 22.5666666667
Longitude 88.2833333333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality HBC [=presumably cultivated Botanical Gardens Kolkata].
Coordinate precision 0.0166700000
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Verbatim SRS EPSG:4326
Country code IN
Verbatim longitude 88° 17' E
Verbatim latitude 22° 34' N

Additional properties

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    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Invalid collection date Failed
    Incomplete collection date Warning
    Cultivated / escapee Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Missing taxonomic rank Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Kingdom not recognised Passed
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    Resource taxonomic scope mismatch Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Passed
    Unrecognized geodetic datum Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
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    Coordinate uncertainty not valid Passed
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    Precision / range mismatch Passed
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    Coordinate uncertainty not specified Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Missing georeferenced verification status Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Ganges Delta & Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Lower Gangetic Plains Moist Deciduous Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Northern Bay of Bengal
    World Country Boundaries India

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.051893882
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 285.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.719917 index
    Species Richness 148.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1728.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 42.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 42.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 95.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 472.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 364.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1018.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 263.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 234.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 128.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 204.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 204.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 43.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3868.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 362.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 301.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 287.0 degrees C * 10