Occurrence record: CNS 133337.1

Preserved specimen of Cucumis melo L. recorded on 2009-09-13

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 "CNS"
Catalog number CNS 133337.1
Occurrence ID CNS:CNS:CNS 133337.1
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Identified by F.A. Zich
Identified date 2016-08-12
Collector Gandini, M.E.
Record number 1120
Reproductive condition fruit, fertile
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Occurrence remarks Vine dead on Capparis lasianthus. Small melons 2.5 cms long, dark greyish green with darker stripes.
Date identified 2016-08-12

Event

Occurrence date 2009-09-13
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 Bladensberg National Park.
Latitude -22.5858
Supplied as: "-22.5858000000"
Longitude 143.0831
Supplied as: "143.0831000000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 50.0
Georeference protocol gps
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim coordinates 22,35,9,S,143,4,59,E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Bladensburg
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Bladensburg
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Bladensburg
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Bladensburg
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Central Australian Freshwater
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Desert Channels
    NRM Regions 2014 Desert Channels
    NRM Regions 2015 Desert Channels
    NRM Regions 2017 Desert Channels
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Desert Channels
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Desert Channels
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Channel Country
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Goneaway Tablelands
    IBRA 7 Regions Channel Country
    IBRA 7 Subregions Goneaway Tablelands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Simpson Desert
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    River Regions DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Maranoa
    Local Government Areas 2011 Winton (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Winton
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WINTON SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 265
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR CENTRAL WEST
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - SOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MARANOA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MARANOA
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BOULIA - DIAMANTINA - WINTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WINTON
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA Localities (2018) OPALTON
    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) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Winton (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Eromanga Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Ksrw
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Eromanga Lowlands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open woodlands with a grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3444061.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4956
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.1039
    Endemism 0.008897072
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.008919367
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 7519.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.8310404 index
    Species Richness 450.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.10805
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 125.05 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 28.235834 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 2.92 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8395157
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.18773529
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.5075 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 18.024166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 30.690002 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.13193694
    Aridity index - month max 0.3375669
    Aridity index - month min 0.027966654
    Evaporation - annual mean 238.58769 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 8120.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 360.76987 mm
    Evaporation - month min 125.884346 mm
    Evaporation - variability 29.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.1 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 62.015083 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 46.82918 %
    Humidity - month max relative 74.199905 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 55.025475 %
    Humidity - month min relative 39.033028 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 39.033028 %
    Precipitation - annual 383.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 402.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 32.366764 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 2.3281446
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 41.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.48713446
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 85.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.031849
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 220.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 86.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 226.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 20.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.305 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 15.614166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 34.6044 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 30.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 7.12 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 16.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.64 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.83
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.75 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 164.80998 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 425.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 34.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 30.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 80.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 231.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 94.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 236.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 238.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 303.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 75.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 164.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 154.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 181.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5322.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 378.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 298.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 290.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 4.87312 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.2441311 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 555172.8 m
    Remoteness index 13.231645
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 8.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 146.0 %
    Runoff - average 1492.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 213.9 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 29.409224
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 33.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.37 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 12.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5850767 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.085451424 %
    Clay % 47.355362 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 20.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.13
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.25
    Nutrient status 1.85 index
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.9858236
    Water holding capacity 20000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 30.381023
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.27956 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 271.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 41.166668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 208.0 m
    Elevation 218.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.1416505 degrees
    Topographic relief 7.526489 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.7178708 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2679 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 39.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 5.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 63.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 32.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0103 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 16.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3816 NDVI