Occurrence record: NT A0111368

Preserved specimen of Cucumis melo L. recorded on 2006-04-16

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource DNA AVH data
Institution code Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Supplied institution code "DNA"
Collection Northern Territory Herbarium (Darwin)
Supplied collection code "NT"
Catalog number NT A0111368
Occurrence ID DNA:NT:NT A0111368
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Collector Latz, Peter
Supplied as "Peter Latz"
Record number 21653
Reproductive condition buds,flower,fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Occurrence remarks Twining climber with yellow flowers. Locally common in clayey soil, depression below mud tank with Acacia farnesiana
State conservation Northern Territory:

Event

Occurrence date 2006-04-16
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 Northern Territory
Supplied as: "The Northern Territory"
Locality Southern Cross Bore;21km NNW of Marqua Stn.
Habitat
Supplied as "Disturbed Feral"
Latitude -22.6456
Supplied as: "-22.6456000006711"
Longitude 137.1756
Supplied as: "137.1756"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Southern Cross Bore;21km NNW of Marqua Stn.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by Peter Latz
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    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 Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    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 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Channel Country
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Toko Plains
    IBRA 7 Regions Channel Country
    IBRA 7 Subregions Toko Plains
    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) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Acacia shrubland (mulga) (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 Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Sandover Petroleum ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Central Desert (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Sandover
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CENTRAL DESERT REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 437
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 494
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SANDOVER - PLENTY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ALICE SPRINGS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) ATITJERE - AKARNENEHE - ENGAWALA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ATITJERE - AKARNENEHE OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) APATULA
    PSMA Localities (2018) ANATYE
    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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) AKITYARRE WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Central Desert (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Georgina Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Barkly-Tanami Plains Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Toko Plateaus
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Open shrublands
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Acacia (+/- low) open woodlands and sparse shrublands +/- tussock grass
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Acacia open woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia open woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.319
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.004589363
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.004613251
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 75.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.8644512 index
    Species Richness 53.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.06394984
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 144.02 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 18.703333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 2.2 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.84153384
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.18327546
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.408333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 16.940834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 33.0 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.06662609
    Aridity index - month max 0.14525583
    Aridity index - month min 0.016949486
    Evaporation - annual mean 259.18082 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 5122.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 387.79996 mm
    Evaporation - month min 135.29713 mm
    Evaporation - variability 40.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 59.37657 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 44.038292 %
    Humidity - month max relative 75.26341 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 53.817093 %
    Humidity - month min relative 36.44841 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 36.44841 %
    Precipitation - annual 213.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 255.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 17.916666 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.875
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.58181816
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 83.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.6969697
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 140.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 45.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 143.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 21.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.044167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 14.745 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 36.200195 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 33.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.39 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 15.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 16.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 38.23 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.01
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.88 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 194.92505 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 265.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 29.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 26.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 68.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 132.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 57.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 138.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 235.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 327.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 60.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 154.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 162.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 173.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5852.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 387.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 303.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 294.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to coast 5.680317 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.2657066 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 815460.44 m
    Remoteness index 17.76854
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 14.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 314.0 %
    Runoff - average 304.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 16.073715
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 131.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 25.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4060748 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.12904431 %
    Clay % 30.556074 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 136.36363 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.08
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.13
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 35000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 13.073026
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.44272 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 34.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 31.541666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 235.0 m
    Elevation 235.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.17795794 degrees
    Topographic relief 8.746277 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4539208 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3668 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 28.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 33.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 36.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 32.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0125 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 25.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5507 NDVI