Occurrence record: BRI AQ0397580

Preserved specimen of Cucumis metuliferus E. Mey. ex Naudin | African Horned Cucumber recorded on 1985-05-28
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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 AQ0397580
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:0397580
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet|Carpological|Photograph|Ref sheet
Collector Roser, D.  
Supplied as "Roser, D."
Record number s.n.
Identification qualifier Det.
Reproductive condition Flowers and fruit
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Dataset / Survey name [Australia's Virtual Herbarium]
Occurrence remarks Fruit 6 x 10cm, spinose, green with paler markings.

Event

Dataset / Survey name Australia's Virtual Herbarium  
Occurrence date 1985-05-28
Supplied date "28/05/1985"
Verbatim event date 1985-05-28
Event remarks Maintaining populations in cultivated area in garden.
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, Darling Downs
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Warwick.
Latitude -28.22340802339012
Supplied as: "-28.22340788"
Longitude 152.042754
Supplied as: "152.0427537"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 2000.0
Georeference protocol Hrb Convert
County Darling Downs
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) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Other minimal uses
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW21
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Condamine-Balonne
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Upper Condamine Alluvium (Tributaries) (GS64b)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Upper Condamine Alluvium (Tributaries) (GS64b)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW19
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Condamine-Balonne
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS26
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Condamine���Balonne
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys CONDAMINE
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones slopes
    NRM Regions 2010 Condamine
    NRM Regions 2014 Condamine
    NRM Regions 2015 Condamine
    NRM Regions 2017 Condamine
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Southern Queensland Landscapes
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Condamine
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Eastern Darling Downs
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 7 Subregions Eastern Darling Downs
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Mixed settlements
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Most plant growth in summer, although summers are moisture limiting. Temperature limits growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: moderately dry winter (hot summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions CONDAMINE-CULGOA RIVERS
    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 Maranoa
    Local Government Areas 2011 Southern Downs (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Warwick - Central
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SOUTHERN DOWNS REGIONAL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Barunggam, Bidjara, Bigambul, Euahlayi, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Giabel, Githabul, Gunggari, Guwamu/Kooma, Jarowair, Kambuwal, Mandandanji, Murrawarri, Wakka Wakka
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barunggam, Bidjara, Bigambul, Euahlayi, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Giabel, Githabul, Gunggari/Kungarri, Guwamu (Kooma), Jarowair, Kambuwal, Mandandanji, Murrawarri, Wakka Wakka
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Barunggam, Bidjara, Bigambul, Euahlayi, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Giabel, Githabul, Gunggari, Guwamu/Kooma, Jarowair, Kambuwal, Mandandanji, Murrawarri, Wakka Wakka
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barunggam, Bidjara, Bigambul, Euahlayi, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Giabel, Githabul, Gunggari, Guwamu (Kooma), Jarowair, Kambuwal, Mandandanji, Murrawarri, Wakka Wakka
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 8
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1225
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WARWICK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GRANITE BELT
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) DARLING DOWNS - MARANOA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MARANOA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MARANOA
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) SOUTHERN DOWNS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WARWICK
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOOWOOMBA - ROMA
    PSMA Localities (2018) WARWICK
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 10,000 TO 19,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) WARWICK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) SOUTHERN DOWNS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) SOUTHERN DOWNS
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) WARWICK
    Statistical Local Areas Southern Downs (R) - Warwick
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Clarence-Moreton Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Condamine Lowlands
    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) Cropland/natural vegetation mosaic
    Land cover Annual crops and highly 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 woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4230803.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.011599255 t/ha
    Potassium 0.10155017 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.964
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.523
    Endemism 0.023958828
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.024403334
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 11658.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.4126015 index
    Species Richness 1254.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.356349
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 70.95 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 51.241665 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 17.79 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1325146
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.1315752
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 26.14 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.735 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 27.869995 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.40947258
    Aridity index - month max 0.5825836
    Aridity index - month min 0.2651082
    Evaporation - annual mean 139.40422 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 15363.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 214.15128 mm
    Evaporation - month min 65.22669 mm
    Evaporation - variability 20.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.14 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.1 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 77.929306 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 64.06076 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.279015 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 70.10551 %
    Humidity - month min relative 58.636543 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 58.636543 %
    Precipitation - annual 658.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 669.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 55.621006 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.0367237
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 89.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 87.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2329785
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 42.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.23126535
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 252.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 91.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 255.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 26.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 23.700832 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.803333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 25.800018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.69 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 11.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 29.13 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.64
    Temperature - warmest month min 16.09 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 23.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 157.93506 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 19.204166 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 707.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 105.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 31.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 105.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 39.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 273.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 97.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 273.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 173.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 269.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 28.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 108.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 137.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 108.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4692.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 297.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 228.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 228.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.373608 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.09899495 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 90786.79 m
    Remoteness index 1.16
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 92.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 249.0 %
    Runoff - average 736.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 451.5 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 486.66443 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 51.63556
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 92.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.23 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 57.0 %
    Bulk density 1.180926 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.2977594 %
    Clay % 55.546295 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 30.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.41
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.5
    Nutrient status 1.4 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 4.825926
    Water holding capacity 14000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 52.00009
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.91633 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 217.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 116.583336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 451.0 m
    Elevation 463.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.354553 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.651276 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2765611 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4422 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 61.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 31.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 14.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 55.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0245 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 45.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 9.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.716 NDVI