Occurrence record: BRI AQ0789690

Preserved specimen of Urochloa reptans (L.) Stapf | Fine Armgrass recorded on 2010-11-17


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource BRI AVH Data and Images
Institution code Queensland Department of Environment and Science
Supplied institution code "BRI"
Collection Queensland Herbarium
Supplied collection code "Herbrecs"
Catalog number BRI AQ0789690
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:0789690
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Collector 1.  Mckenna, S.G.   2.  Paul, O.  
Supplied as "McKenna, S.G.;Paul, O."
Record number SGM793
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)
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Associated records ASSOCIATED


Occurrence date 2010-11-17
Event remarks Photos. This specimen has been treated with ethanol and gamma irradiated at 25KGy for quarantine purposes. Prostrate, stoloniferous grass. Leaves small, held flat, lamina edge hairy-toothed. Leaf sheath margins hairy. Inflorescence a once-branched panicle. Common.
Date precision DAY


Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Poales | Poaceae | Urochloa
Scientific name Urochloa reptans
Identified to rank species
Common name Fine Armgrass
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Urochloa
Species Urochloa reptans
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (L.) Stapf
Supplied as (L.) Stapf.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN


Higher geography Papua New Guinea, Bougainville
Country Papua New Guinea
State or Territory Bougainville
Locality Pipisu, Buka Is, Autonomous Region of Bougainville, PNG.
Supplied as "In open, bare soil areas in Ibeka and Papaya garden. Growing with Peperomia, Phyllanthus, Solanum, Boerhavia, Amaranthus and Mikania. Plain, limestone-derived sandy loam."
Latitude -5.231972
Supplied as: "-5.2319722200"
Longitude 154.676583
Supplied as: "154.6765833300"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Min elevation 50.00000000000000
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Georeference protocol GPS
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code PG
Supplied as ZZ

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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 33c31776-cb7d-4fd9-a629-5ef423f170da
    Data Resource Australian Tropical Herbarium (CNS) AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Urochloa reptans (L.) Stapf
    Coordinates -5.231944,154.676667
    Related records
    Record UUID f56402e7-d607-46aa-97a1-37d15157522e
    Data Resource BRI AVH Data and Images
    Raw Scientific Name Urochloa reptans
    Coordinates -5.231972,154.676583
    Record UUID 5f604025-9f5a-47a7-8fd5-07961d0da90d
    Data Resource Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research (CANB) AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Urochloa reptans (L.) Stapf
    Coordinates -5.231944,154.676667

    Additional political boundaries information

    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 26.0 frequency
    Species Richness 17.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 27.075 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 89.0 %