Occurrence record: CNS 150765.1

PreservedSpecimen of Microsorum recorded on 1983-10-30


Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource CNS AVH data
Institution Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied institution code "CNS"
Collection Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied collection code "CNS"
Catalogue Number CNS 150765.1
Occurrence ID CNS:CNS:CNS 150765.1
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Collector Croft, J.R.
Collecting number 1836
Reproductive condition fertile
Occurrence remarks Erect ground fern with short-creeping underground rhizome. Lamina semigloss to dull, dark green above, paler below. Specimens field-dried over a pressure lamp for c. 12 hours.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present


Collecting date 1983-10-30
Date precision Day


Scientific name Microsorum
Supplied scientific name "Microsorum tenuinerve (Copel.) Copel."
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Polypodiales
Family Polypodiaceae
Genus Microsorum
Species Microsorum tenuinerve
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 (Copel.) Copel.


Country Papua New Guinea
State or Territory Morobe
Locality Mt Susu National Park, c. 3 - 4 km W of Bulolo.
Habitat Slightly disturbed, mixed lower montane forest dominated by {Araucaria hunsteinii}, moderate to steep slope, dry and open under storey, no epiphytes.
Latitude -7.2167000000
Longitude 146.6167000000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Mt Susu National Park, c. 3 - 4 km W of Bulolo.
Minimum elevation in metres 1000
Maximum elevation in metres 1000
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 3000.0
Verbatim coordinates 7,13,,S,146,37,,E
Country code PG

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial New Guinea Montane Forests
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World New Guinea North Coast
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeastern Papuan Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Solomon Sea
    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.05333494
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 3063.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.4886236 index
    Species Richness 762.0 frequency
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1554.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 249.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 78.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 249.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 25.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 459.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 182.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 481.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 234.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 171.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 225.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 112.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 225.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 86.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 590.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 301.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 240.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 237.0 degrees C * 10