Living Specimen of Cyrtandra cleopatrae H.J. Atkins & Cronk recorded on Jan 22, 1998

from Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Living Plant Collections (E) dataset

Interpretation issues

GBIF found issues interpreting the verbatim content of this record:

  • Geodetic datum assumed WGS84



Near summit of Cleopatra Needle., Philippines

10.116667N, 118.966667E


1,550m ± 0m

Geographic Classification

Philippines >  Palawan

Identification details According to GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

Occurrence details


Jan 22, 1998 1:00:00 AM by Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh & Philippine National Herbarium Expedition (1998)

Sampling Protocol

collected directly from the wild

Field Notes

Herb to 1.5m. Leaves glossy, deep green above, rather fleshy, paler below with reddish golden hairs particularly on veins, glabrous above. Young leaves densely golden-reddish hairy. Calyx green at base then lilac, tips of calyx lobes white with a tuft of white hairs. Corolla lilac with darker veins, pollen white, anthers mauve, style green, stigma yellowish. Immature fruit green. Moss forest.

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Source details

Data publisher

Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

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Owner Institution Code



Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Living Plant Collections (E)

Dataset Name

Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Living Collection

Collection code / ID

E /

Basis of record / type

Living Specimen / PhysicalObject



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Record history

This record was last modified in GBIF on Feb 17, 2017. The source was last visited by GBIF on Apr 5, 2017. It was last updated according to the publisher on Jan 15, 2015.

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