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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryCameroon
LocalitySouthwest Province: W. Bakossi Division, Nyandong Gazette, Western Bakossi Mountains. Ca. 5 Km E Of Nyandong Along Foot Path Toward Messaka.
Latitude4.9794444444
Longitude9.5988888889
Institution CodeCas
Collection CodeBot-bc
Catalog Number3840
Collected ByStone, R. D.; Taranovsky, T.; Rommens, E.
Date Collected2003-03-24

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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 NameMemecylon bakossiense R.D.Stone, Ghogue & Cheek
Higher ClassficationPlantae; Magnoliophyta; Magnoliopsida; Myrtales; Melastomataceae
KingdomPlantae
PhylumMagnoliophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderMyrtales
FamilyMelastomataceae
GenusMemecylon
Specific Epithetbakossiense
Scientific Name AuthorsR.D.Stone, Ghogue & Cheek
Nomenclatural CodeICBN
Specimen
Type Statusholotype
Identified ByR. D. Stone
Date Identified2008-12-30 00:00:00.0
Catalog Number3840
Other Catalog Numbersurn:catalog:CAS:BOT:1106074 | CAS 1106074
Institution CodeCAS
Collection CodeBOT-BC
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CAS:BOT-BC:3840
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByStone, R. D.; Taranovsky, T.; Rommens, E.
Collector Number2475
Date Collected2003-03-24
Verbatim Date Collected24 March 2003
Year2003
Month3
Day24
Start Day of Year83
Collection RemarksEvergreen shrub ca. 2 m tall, uncommon at this locality (only one individual observed); flowers pale blue; immature fruits whitish. Original det. as M. bakossiae, ined.; this taxon not published.
Locality
CountryCameroon
Higher GeographyAfrica; Cameroon
ContinentAfrica
LocalitySouthwest province: W. Bakossi division, Nyandong gazette, western Bakossi mountains. ca. 5 km E of Nyandong along foot path toward Messaka.
Habitatsemi-shaded understory of gallery forest on east bank of river.
Decimal Latitude4.9794444444
Decimal Longitude9.5988888889
Verbatim Latitude04°58'46"N
Verbatim Longitude09°35'56"E
Maximum Elevation in Meters500
Minimum Elevation in Meters500
Verbatim Elevation500 m
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-05-16 10:15:09.0
IDurn:catalog:CAS:BOT-BC:3840
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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