Occurrence record: BRI AQ0279801

Preserved specimen of Cucumis metuliferus E. Mey. ex Naudin | African Horned Cucumber recorded on 1970-07-16
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Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource Queensland Herbarium (BRI) AVH data
Institution code Queensland Department of Environment and Science
Supplied institution code "BRI"
Collection Queensland Herbarium
Supplied collection code "Herbrecs"
Catalog number BRI AQ0279801
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:0279801
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Collector Durrington, L.  
Supplied as "Durrington, L."
Record number 140
Identification qualifier Det.
Reproductive condition Fruit
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Dataset / Survey name [Australia's Virtual Herbarium]
Occurrence remarks Vine withered. Fruit orange when ripe; armed with stout spines. Pule jelly like green, seeds white and smooth.

Event

Dataset / Survey name Australia's Virtual Herbarium  
Occurrence date 1970-07-16
Supplied date "16/07/1970"
Verbatim event date 1970-07-16
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Rosanae | Cucurbitales | Cucurbitaceae | Cucumis
Scientific name Cucumis metuliferus
Identified to rank species
Common name African Horned Cucumber
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Cucurbitales
Family Cucurbitaceae
Genus Cucumis
Species Cucumis metuliferus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship E. Mey. ex Naudin
Supplied as E.Mey. ex Naudin
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Queensland, Wide Bay
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Junction of Deguilbo Creek & Burnett River.
Habitat
Supplied as "Creek bank."
Latitude -25.306748018548117
Supplied as: "-25.30674767"
Longitude 152.00939200000002
Supplied as: "152.0093916"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 2000.0
Georeference protocol Hrb Convert
County Wide Bay
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Equal less than 3 and 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2014 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2015 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2017 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burnett Mary
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Burnett Mary
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Gympie Block
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 7 Subregions Gympie Block
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture is the main limit on crop growth. Growth index lowest in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: no dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BURNETT RIVER
    River Regions BURNETT RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Flynn
    Local Government Areas 2011 North Burnett (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Biggenden
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 NORTH BURNETT REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 678
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GAYNDAH - MUNDUBBERA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BURNETT
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WIDE BAY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) FLYNN
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) FLYNN
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) NORTH BURNETT
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) NORTH BURNETT - RURAL
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) ROCKHAMPTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) DALLARNIL
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) CALLIDE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) CALLIDE
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas North Burnett (R) - Biggenden
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Proserpine Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pwg
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Bunya-Burnett Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Woody savannas
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 5251976.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.016921101 t/ha
    Potassium 0.121690206 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6504
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.8873
    Endemism 0.0070280004
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.007108214
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 203.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.7169313 index
    Species Richness 126.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.36367905
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 89.84 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 62.3175 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 15.32 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.85963136
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.16228372
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.03 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 16.470833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.450012 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.4865341
    Aridity index - month max 0.82157457
    Aridity index - month min 0.2038149
    Evaporation - annual mean 148.97176 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 18491.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 215.81693 mm
    Evaporation - month min 84.56821 mm
    Evaporation - variability 16.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.31 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.39 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.24 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 76.88648 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 65.11616 %
    Humidity - month max relative 82.20566 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 68.455666 %
    Humidity - month min relative 61.23952 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 61.23952 %
    Precipitation - annual 891.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 805.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 74.26504 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.5632056
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 99.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 90.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.90648174
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 47.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.10260447
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 327.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 134.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 328.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 22.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.760834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 14.565 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 22.899994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 7.81 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 16.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.78 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.33
    Temperature - warmest month min 20.17 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 159.93118 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.4375 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 923.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 123.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 30.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 113.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 53.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 414.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 147.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 414.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 212.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 228.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 84.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 158.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 121.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 168.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3839.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 312.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 256.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 256.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.5830952 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.19646882 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 61927.59 m
    Remoteness index 4.0800667
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 66.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 210.0 %
    Runoff - average 1238.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 58.16 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.1954012 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 50.09072
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 38.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.62 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3735905 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.812734 %
    Clay % 46.69732 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 26.363636 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.45
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.57
    Nutrient status 2.3 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.9511864
    Water holding capacity 33000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 73.94171
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.58599 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 285.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 86.541664 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 48.0 m
    Elevation 40.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.7436726 degrees
    Topographic relief 37.52674 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.179888 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4213 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 66.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 38.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 62.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0315 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 54.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 9.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6421 NDVI