Name source
Australian Plant Census
Rank
species
Data links
LSID JSON / WMS /RDF

Life Science Identifier (LSID):

urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:apni.taxon:293494

LSIDs are persistent, location-independent,resource identifiers for uniquely naming biologically significant resources including species names, concepts, occurrences, genes or proteins, or data objects that encode information about them. To put it simply, LSIDs are a way to identify and locate pieces of biological information on the web.

Data Links

JSON

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WMS

To use WMS services, copy and paste the following GetCapabilities URL into your OGC client (e.g. uDIG, ESRI ArcGIS)
http://biocache.ala.org.au/ws/ogc/ows?q=species:Grevillea robusta
For higher taxa, this will give you a hierarchical listing of layers for each taxon.

RDF

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Species presence
 Recorded In Australia
 Terrestrial Habitats

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Description

A fast-growing, single-stemmed tree usually 20-30 m in height and about 80 cm in diameter but sometimes larger. The dark grey bark is furrowed in a lace-like pattern. Young branchlets are angular, ridged and maybe slightly hairy. The fern-like foliage is very distinctive. The leaves are 10-34 cm long and 9-15 cm wide, pinnate to bipinnate, green on the upper surface and pale and silky below. ... source: Australian Biological Resources Study - Species Bank

An erect, single-stemmed tree up to 25( source: Prosea

Online resources

Australian Biological Resources Study - Species Bank
Description, Distribution, Ecology, Threats
Australian Plant Image Index
Images, Occurrence record
Citizen Science
Images, Occurrence record
Climatewatch
Images, Occurrence record
Encyclopedia of Life
Images, Occurrence record
Flickr EOL
Images, Occurrence record
Global Invasive Species Database
Habitat
Plant NET Flora Online
Distribution Map
Prosea
Description, Distribution, Ecology, Images, Occurrence record
Wikipedia
Reference, Images, Occurrence record

Species Lists

Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne holdings (2010)
Family: Proteaceae
Genus: Grevillea
Specific epithet: robusta
Common_Name: Silky Oak
Count: 1
Census of the Queensland Flora 2015 - Vascular plants
Phylum: Flowering plants
Family: Proteaceae
Queensland : Conservation Status
taxonId: 13924
Kingdom: plants
Class: higher dicots
Family: Proteaceae
scientificNameAuthorship: A.Cunn. ex R.Br.
status: Least concern wildlife
sourceStatus: Least concern wildlife
QLD_NCA_status: C
QLD_NCA_status_description: Least concern wildlife
Endemicity: U
Endemicity_description: Native to Queensland - endemicity not defined

Names and sources

Accepted name Source
Grevillea robusta

Synonyms

Synonyms Source
Grevillea umbratica (A.Cunn.) Meisn. (A.Cunn.) Meisn. (A.Cunn.) Meisn.
Published in: Meisner, C.D.F. 1856, Proteaceae. Prodromus Systematis Naturalis Regni Vegetabilis 14(1) 209-482
Grevillea venusta, nom. inval. Meisn.
Published in: Meisner, C.D.F. 1856, Proteaceae. Prodromus Systematis Naturalis Regni Vegetabilis 14(1) 209-482
Grevillea robusta var. robusta
Published in: Anonymous 1911, Gardeners' Chronicle. London. Series 3 49
Grevillea robusta var. compacta Anon.
Published in: Anonymous 1911, Gardeners' Chronicle. London. Series 3 49
Stylurus robusta (A.Cunn. ex R.Br.) O.Deg., nom. rej. (A.Cunn. ex R.Br.) O.Deg. (A.Cunn. ex R.Br.) O.Deg.
Published in: Degener, O. 1932, Fam. 98. Flora Hawaiiensis
Stylurus robusta (A.Cunn. ex R.Br.) O.Deg.
Published in: Makinson, R.O. 2000, Grevillea. Flora of Australia 17A 1-460

Common Names

Common name Source
Silky Oak
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Southern Silky Oak
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Silk Oak
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Silver Oak
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Working classification

kingdom
Plantae
phylum
Charophyta
class
Equisetopsida
subclass
Magnoliidae
superorder
Proteanae
order
Proteales
family
Proteaceae
genus
Grevillea
species
Grevillea robusta  Recorded in Australia

Occurrence records

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Name references found in the Biodiversity Heritage Library

Name references found in the TROVE - NLA

Genbank