Occurrence record: MBA 544.1

Preserved specimen of Cucumis melo L. recorded on 1990-04-19

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 544.1
Occurrence ID CNS:MBA:MBA 544.1
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 8281
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 tendril climber; flowers yellow; fruit green.
Date identified 2016-08-09

Event

Occurrence date 1990-04-19
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 11.1K S of Batavia Downs on Peninsula Development Rd.
Habitat
Supplied as "Eucalyptus papuana open woodland."
Latitude -12.731924580427775
Supplied as: "-12.7333000000"
Longitude 142.7175678060962
Supplied as: "142.7167000000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD66"
Min elevation 90
Max elevation 90
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1600.0
Georeference protocol topo
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim coordinates 12,44,,S,142,43,,E

Additional properties

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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 74d3d747-6937-4337-822b-ba2ada0c63f1
    Data Resource BRI AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Cucumis melo L.
    Coordinates -12.740163002914047,142.726121
    Related records
    Record UUID 8e6b2e74-50ff-454e-a5c1-6fd45ad2c6b9
    Data Resource CNS AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Cucumis melo L.
    Coordinates -12.731924580427775,142.7175678060962

    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 Weipa Plateau
    IBRA 7 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 7 Subregions Weipa Plateau
    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) Equatorial: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Equatorial
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 WENLOCK RIVER
    River Regions WENLOCK 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
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements PNG Gas Pipeline ILUA - Cape York Region
    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) WENLOCK
    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 Carpentaria Lowlands Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Ksr
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Carpentaria Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Merluna Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Other native forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Melaleuca open woodlands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Melaleuca forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Melaleuca forests and woodlands

    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 0.2393
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.3368
    Endemism 0.039760068
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.04175569
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 718.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.1999936 index
    Species Richness 260.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.8132102
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 130.19 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 127.96333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.13964698
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -6.0702195
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.108334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.751667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 16.319977 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.8317517
    Aridity index - month max 2.8105237
    Aridity index - month min 0.0145004755
    Evaporation - annual mean 169.00058 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 28031.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 228.26059 mm
    Evaporation - month min 122.1099 mm
    Evaporation - variability 10.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.46 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.4 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 79.66466 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 70.486534 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.82067 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 81.19126 %
    Humidity - month min relative 60.660995 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 60.660995 %
    Precipitation - annual 1478.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1613.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 123.395325 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 6.2834854
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.1978705
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 114.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -4.009263
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 559.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 351.70813 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 99.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1115.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 30.723333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.931667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 16.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 16.69 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 17.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.62 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.57 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.57
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.46 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 130.58408 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1782.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 45.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 31.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 104.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 681.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 397.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1174.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 141.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 187.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 237.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 90.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 241.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 63.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1532.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 328.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 277.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 271.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.5381449 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.09055385 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 67688.81 m
    Remoteness index 17.245882
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 7.0 years
    Fire frequency 4.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1463.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 63.0 %
    Runoff - average 8189.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 98.17017 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) 28.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.64 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 25.0 %
    Bulk density 1.2993103 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.43626732 %
    Clay % 51.890087 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 41.666668 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.53
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 4.1064653
    Water holding capacity 28000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.28383 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 84.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 69.458336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 89.0 m
    Elevation 80.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.2507157 degrees
    Topographic relief 12.66915 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.7921387 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3455 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 40.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0028 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 55.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.476 NDVI