Occurrence record: MBA 546.1

Preserved specimen of Cucumis melo L. recorded on 1983-04-27

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource CNS AVH data
Institution code Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied institution code "CNS"
Collection Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied collection code "MBA"
Catalog number MBA 546.1
Occurrence ID CNS:MBA:MBA 546.1
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Identified by F.A. Zich
Identified date 2016-08-09
Collector Clarkson, J.R.
Record number 4787
Reproductive condition fruit, fertile
Associated Occurrence Status Asserted duplicates
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Occurrence remarks A trailing herb; fruit green in spirit collection.
Date identified 2016-08-09

Event

Occurrence date 1983-04-27
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cucumis melo
Supplied scientific name "Cucumis melo L."
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Cucurbitales
Family Cucurbitaceae
Genus Cucumis
Species Cucumis melo
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship L.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality 4.8K N of Little Laura River on Peninsula Development Rd.
Habitat
Supplied as "Terminalia woodland with dense grassy understory on clay loam with patches of stones on surface and gilgai c 5m in diam."
Latitude -15.498607969884821
Supplied as: "-15.5000000000"
Longitude 144.2841560704543
Supplied as: "144.2833000000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD66"
Min elevation 120
Max elevation 120
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1600.0
Georeference protocol topo
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim coordinates 15,30,,S,144,17,,E

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 3caf7d1f-9ea0-46b4-ab13-baf2dabcda3d
    Data Resource BRI AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Cucumis melo L.
    Coordinates -15.506809005218964,144.292782
    Related records
    Record UUID 463ca604-527f-47f3-a452-4ce028a96ab2
    Data Resource CNS AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Cucumis melo L.
    Coordinates -15.498607969884821,144.2841560704543

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2014 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2015 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Cape York
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Cape York
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Laura Lowlands
    IBRA 7 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 7 Subregions Laura Lowlands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Cape York Peninsula Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 NORMANBY RIVER
    River Regions NORMANBY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Leichhardt
    Local Government Areas 2011 Cook (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cook
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 59
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 590
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CAPE YORK WILDERNESS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAPE YORK
    PSMA Localities (2018) LAURA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote 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) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Cook (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Quinkan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Laura Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3087449.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.031928 t/ha
    Potassium 0.090036 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4757
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.0149
    Endemism 0.010269412
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.010399526
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 890.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.21666 index
    Species Richness 258.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.44499886
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 138.76 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 76.246666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 1.58 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.21896642
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.4821854
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.723335 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.818333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.660004 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.5115574
    Aridity index - month max 1.9505081
    Aridity index - month min 0.011338124
    Evaporation - annual mean 178.00604 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 19495.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 247.41446 mm
    Evaporation - month min 129.29602 mm
    Evaporation - variability 18.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.39 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.25 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.34 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 78.757385 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 63.957462 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.81305 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 73.58257 %
    Humidity - month min relative 54.335022 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 54.335022 %
    Precipitation - annual 1019.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 970.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 85.97148 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 11.581348
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.365526
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 121.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.7154404
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 485.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 282.8793 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 72.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 696.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 16.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 30.2825 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 25.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.108334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.367523 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 15.02 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 16.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.63 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.34 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.73
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.39 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 129.40347 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 979.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 114.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 467.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 257.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 665.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 256.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 181.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 161.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 225.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 113.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 232.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 62.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2137.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 342.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 280.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 273.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.9613012 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 101029.01 m
    Remoteness index 15.293609
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 430.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 139.0 %
    Runoff - average 1833.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 170.76065 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 26.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.57 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 9.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3559514 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.315597 %
    Clay % 30.479757 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 150.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.43
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 47000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.64571 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 359.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 69.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 163.0 m
    Elevation 157.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.36140907 degrees
    Topographic relief 24.13348 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.43013 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3824 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 55.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0018 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 52.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 6.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6619 NDVI