Occurrence record: QRS 38774.1

Preserved specimen of Rhizophora x lamarckii Montrouz. | Stilt-root Mangrove recorded on 1974-11-01


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 QRS 38774.1
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Identified by F. Zich  
Collector Conn, B.  
Supplied as "Conn, B.|et al."
Record number LAE 66151
Reproductive condition flowers|buds|leaf
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Disposition in collection
Occurrence remarks Low sprawling, height 5m; conspicuous curling on trunk and stilt roots. No seedling observed. Bark outer:low on trunk rough, blocky fissures, tending to flaky-grey. Inner red. Wood sapwood cream, heartwood black. Wood very dense. Leaves rigid; above glossy medium green. Below yellow green. Flowers corolla and androecium becoming brown as bud opens. Pollen present, corolla cream, calyx yellow cream. Buds green. Fruits not seen. Tree
Date identified 2012-10-04


Occurrence date 1974-11-01
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Rhizophora x lamarckii
Supplied scientific name "Rhizophora x lamarckii Montrouz."
Identified to rank species
Common name Stilt-root Mangrove
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Malpighiales
Family Rhizophoraceae
Genus Rhizophora
Species Rhizophora lamarckii
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Montrouz.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Country Papua New Guinea
Locality Borei Village, Fairfax Harbour, 0.5 mls W of Port Moresby; Central District
Supplied as "Closed mangrove swamp"
Latitude -9.416667
Supplied as: "-9.416666667"
Longitude 147.116667
Supplied as: "147.116666667"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Georeferenced by compiler
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 9 25 S
Marine false
Country Code PG
Verbatim longitude 147 7 E

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    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 2688.0 frequency
    Species Richness 1025.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 26.875 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 75.0 %