Occurrence record: BRI AQ0279804

Preserved specimen of Cucumis metuliferus E. Mey. ex Naudin | African Horned Cucumber recorded on 1/04/1937
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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 AQ0279804
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:0279804
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Collector White, C.T.  
Supplied as "White, C.T."
Record number 10766
Identification qualifier Det.
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Dataset / Survey name [Australia's Virtual Herbarium]

Event

Dataset / Survey name Australia's Virtual Herbarium  
Occurrence date [date not supplied]
Supplied date "1/04/1937"
Verbatim event date 1937-04-01
Event remarks Near edge of cultivation.
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED

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, Port Curtis
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Plateau Rd near Lawgi, Callide Valley.
Latitude -24.58174901736739
Supplied as: "-24.58174922"
Longitude 150.584409
Supplied as: "150.58440919999998"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 25000.0
Georeference protocol Hrb Convert
County Port Curtis
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 Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Fitzroy
    NRM Regions 2014 Fitzroy
    NRM Regions 2015 Fitzroy
    NRM Regions 2017 Fitzroy
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Fitzroy
    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 Fitzroy
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Banana - Auburn Ranges
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 7 Subregions Banana-Auburn Ranges
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Growth is limited by moisture rather than temperature and the winters are mild. Growth is relatively even through the year
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: moderately dry winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FITZROY RIVER (QLD)
    River Regions FITZROY RIVER (QLD)
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern 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 Flynn
    Local Government Areas 2011 Banana (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Banana
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BANANA 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) 579
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BANANA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BILOELA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CENTRAL QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) FLYNN
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) FLYNN
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BANANA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BANANA - NORTH
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) ROCKHAMPTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) THANGOOL
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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) CALLIDE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) CALLIDE
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Banana (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Bowen Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pgo
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Bunya-Burnett Ranges
    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) Woody savannas
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally 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 Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8490900.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.012285 t/ha
    Potassium 0.038582 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7116
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8522
    Endemism 0.0131768435
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.013273861
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1013.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2778535 index
    Species Richness 298.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.2620869
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 86.35 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 44.988335 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 15.02 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1308452
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.12976162
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.245834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.3325 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 27.390015 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.33840823
    Aridity index - month max 0.54326546
    Aridity index - month min 0.15400231
    Evaporation - annual mean 153.32747 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 14293.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 224.26128 mm
    Evaporation - month min 82.03553 mm
    Evaporation - variability 14.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.19 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.27 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.15 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 78.20434 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 62.50068 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.66546 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 66.14178 %
    Humidity - month min relative 57.837143 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 57.837143 %
    Precipitation - annual 639.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 608.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 52.97817 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.4599059
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 74.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 68.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1260661
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 49.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.12514502
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 242.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 92.5444 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 247.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 23.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.9275 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.559167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 25.912903 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 27.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.06 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 14.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.53 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.68 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.55
    Temperature - warmest month min 18.97 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 25.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 153.4798 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 677.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 90.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 25.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 84.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 48.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 290.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 100.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 290.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 203.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 56.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 140.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 141.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 153.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4436.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 320.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 253.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 253.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.976166 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.1640122 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 144454.45 m
    Remoteness index 3.7782338
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 6.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 200.0 %
    Runoff - average 855.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 289.01 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.8 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 33.605267
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 53.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.56 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 35.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5684282 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.8323812 %
    Clay % 45.981243 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 15.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.32
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.4
    Nutrient status 1.6 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 4.2331824
    Water holding capacity 19000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 48.893887
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.70143 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 293.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 184.79167 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 256.0 m
    Elevation 239.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.1977183 degrees
    Topographic relief 48.73422 m
    Topographic slope (%) 3.086189 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3952 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 53.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0181 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 39.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6173 NDVI