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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryGuyana
LocalityPotaro-siparuni Region. Pakaraima Mtns., Upper Ireng R., Ando Falls; Sukabi R., 1-2 Km Above Falls
Latitude5.1166666667
Longitude-59.9666666667
Institution CodeCas
Collection CodeBot-bc
Catalog Number346712
Collected ByHenkel, T. W.; Husher, J.; James, R.
Date Collected1998-05-24

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http://www.calacademy.org/scientists/botany-collections

The electronic catalog of the botanical collection at the California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco.

Contacts

Name Deb Trock
RoleSenior Collections Manager, Botany
Emaildtrock@calacademy.org
Name Jon Fong
RoleCuratorial Assistant/Programmer
Emailjfong@calacademy.org
Name Deb Trock
RoleSenior Collections Manager, Botany
Emaildtrock@calacademy.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMiconia racemosa (Aubl.) DC.
Higher ClassficationPlantae; Magnoliophyta; Magnoliopsida; Myrtales; Melastomataceae
KingdomPlantae
PhylumMagnoliophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderMyrtales
FamilyMelastomataceae
GenusMiconia
Specific Epithetracemosa
Scientific Name Authors(Aubl.) DC.
Nomenclatural CodeICBN
Specimen
Catalog Number346712
Other Catalog Numbersurn:catalog:CAS:BOT:1062567 | CAS 1062567
Institution CodeCAS
Collection CodeBOT-BC
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CAS:BOT-BC:346712
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByHenkel, T. W.; Husher, J.; James, R.
Collector Number6688
Date Collected1998-05-24
Verbatim Date Collected24 May 1998
Year1998
Month5
Day24
Start Day of Year144
Collection RemarksSmall tree, 1.5 m tall; leaves green above, lighter below, no stellate hairs; corolla white; fruits black.
Locality
CountryGuyana
Higher GeographySouth America; Guyana
ContinentSouth America
LocalityPotaro-Siparuni Region. Pakaraima Mtns., upper Ireng R., Ando Falls; Sukabi R., 1-2 km above falls
HabitatSheet rock savanna, with giant Brocchinia sp. & low canopy forest with Clusia, Morontea, Rapatea.
Decimal Latitude5.1166666667
Decimal Longitude-59.9666666667
Verbatim Latitude5° 7' N
Verbatim Longitude59° 58' W
Minimum Elevation in Meters800
Verbatim Elevation800 m
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-03-13 10:00:22.0
IDurn:catalog:CAS:BOT-BC:346712
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