Occurrence record: DNA D0149735

Preserved specimen of Cucumis melo L. recorded on 1994-12-17

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 "DNA"
Catalog number DNA D0149735
Occurrence ID DNA:DNA:DNA D0149735
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Collector Lucas, D.|Russell-Smith, Jeremy
Supplied as "D. Lucas | Jeremy Russell-Smith"
Record number 9034
Reproductive condition flower,fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Occurrence remarks Plot 23. Common herbaceous vine with yellow corollas in disturbed riparian woodland.
State conservation Northern Territory:

Event

Occurrence date 1994-12-17
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 Kakadu National Park, Gunlom campground
Latitude -13.43052654920938
Supplied as: "-13.4318860558311"
Longitude 132.43545987050487
Supplied as: "132.434497698129"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD66"
Verbatim locality Kakadu National Park, Gunlom campground
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Georeference protocol MAP
Georeferenced by D. Lucas | Jeremy Russell-Smith
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Kakadu
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Kakadu
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Kakadu National Park
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Kakadu
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Kakadu
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Arnhem Plateau IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    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 Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Arnhem Plateau
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Arnhem Plateau P1
    IBRA 7 Regions Arnhem Plateau
    IBRA 7 Subregions Alligator
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land 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 Heath (tropical)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SOUTH ALLIGATOR RIVER
    River Regions SOUTH ALLIGATOR RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    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
    Local Government Areas 2011 Roper Gulf (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Nyirranggulung Mardrulk Ngadberre
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 ROPER GULF REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 1514
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1635
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ELSEY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KATHERINE
    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) ELSEY - ROPER
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ELSEY ROPER - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KATHERINE
    PSMA Localities (2018) GULUNG MARDRULK
    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) ARAFURA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARAFURA
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) NYIRRANGGULUNG WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Roper Gulf (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Pine Creek Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Lshe
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Arnhem Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous managed, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Savannas
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus low open woodlands with hummock grass
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8422
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.5449
    Endemism 0.022345955
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.022758128
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 16491.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.511932 index
    Species Richness 1251.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.55975604
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 158.34 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 103.01583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.43405032
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.2937993
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.323334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.806667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.210022 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.66650546
    Aridity index - month max 2.1102252
    Aridity index - month min 0.005512449
    Evaporation - annual mean 177.03693 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 20725.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 234.48462 mm
    Evaporation - month min 135.95908 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.45 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.19 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 76.007385 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 56.919075 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.041824 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 71.7534 %
    Humidity - month min relative 46.789455 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 46.789455 %
    Precipitation - annual 1260.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1344.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 107.303925 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 12.801845
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0158596 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5978304
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 111.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.6689738
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 410.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 286.90427 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 77.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 885.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 9.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.575 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.710001 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 25.108002 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 13.93 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 15.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.58 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.04 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.8
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.03 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 97.987595 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1392.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 104.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 421.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 303.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 874.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 269.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 221.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 149.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 233.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 233.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 58.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2422.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 370.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 296.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 281.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.022360679 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.120045 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.022360679 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 124999.35 m
    Remoteness index 14.154275
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 3.0 years
    Fire frequency 2.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2442.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 24.0 %
    Runoff - average 10442.0 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 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 19.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.54 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 1.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1351796 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.19675311 %
    Clay % 17.995508 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.49
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.05 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 1.9919162
    Water holding capacity 58000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.69822 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 35.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 209.04167 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 194.0 m
    Elevation 181.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.049604 degrees
    Topographic relief 92.34212 m
    Topographic slope (%) 5.079254 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1967 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 27.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0106 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 40.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4714 NDVI