Occurrence record: CNS 150408.1

Preserved specimen of Neptunia plena (L.) Benth. recorded on 2018-02-23


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource Australian Tropical Herbarium (CNS) AVH data
Institution code Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied institution code "CNS"
Collection Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied collection code "CNS"
Catalog number CNS 150408.1
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Identified by BRI  
Collector Waterhouse, B.M.  
Supplied as "Waterhouse, B.M."
Record number 8301
Reproductive condition fruit|leaf
Associated Occurrence Status Asserted duplicates
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
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Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Disposition in collection
Occurrence remarks Spreading subshrub to 1.8 m. Stems zig-zagged, brown below, green above. Much branched. Leaves bipinnate with green, swollen pulvinus. Leaflets bluish green, folding on slight drying. Inflorescences [are] axillary heads on peduncles to 4 cm, subtended by leaf bracts. Corolla vivid yellow with protruding stamens. Anthers dull greenish-yellow. Pods clustered, flattened, 30 x 8 mm; brown when mature, silvery insice. Seeds brown, flattened. Small patch 2-3 sq. m. observed. Reported to be a recent arrival. Attributed to flood event in 2017. Subshrub


Occurrence date 2018-02-23
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Neptunia plena
Supplied scientific name "Neptunia plena (L.) Benth."
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Genus Neptunia
Species Neptunia plena
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (L.) Benth.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Country Papua New Guinea
State or Territory Western
Locality Old Mawatta, South Fly District, Western Province, PNG.
Supplied as "Growing with Sesbania cannabina and grasses. Grey clay, waterlogged."
Latitude -9.137222
Supplied as: "-9.137222222"
Longitude 142.951667
Supplied as: "142.951666667"
Datum EPSG:4326
Min elevation 10
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 50.0
Georeferenced by collector
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 9 8 14 S
Marine false
Country Code PG
Verbatim longitude 142 57 6 E

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 0e0a8410-20f4-49a0-aac1-ed817174d617
    Data Resource Queensland Herbarium (BRI) AVH data
    Coordinates -9.137333,142.951528
    Related records
    Record UUID ee6e32e2-8898-4915-9903-a4dfe2c5395b
    Data Resource Australian Tropical Herbarium (CNS) AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Neptunia plena (L.) Benth.
    Coordinates -9.137222,142.951667

    Additional political boundaries information

    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 72.0 %