Occurrence record: DNA D0185020

Preserved specimen of Benincasa hispida (Thunb.) Cogn. recorded on 2003-04-15


Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource Northern Territory Herbarium (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 D0185020
Occurrence ID DNA:DNA:DNA D0185020
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Collector Mitchell, A. Andrew  
Supplied as "Andrew A. Mitchell"
Record number 7508
Reproductive condition fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Type PhyscialObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Occurrence remarks Annual vine with white hairy fruit growing up to 6m tall. Plain above mangroves adjacent to a swamp. Grassland. Common locally.


Occurrence date 2003-04-15
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Benincasa hispida
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Cucurbitales
Family Cucurbitaceae
Genus Benincasa
Species Benincasa hispida
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Thunb.) Cogn.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Timor-Leste
Locality Timor-Leste. Desa Hera, 12.5 km from Dili on a bearing of 81 degrees.
Latitude -8.5408
Supplied as: "-8.54080000027751"
Longitude 125.6794
Supplied as: "125.6794"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Timor-Leste. Desa Hera, 12.5 km from Dili on a bearing of 81 degrees.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by Andrew A. Mitchell
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code TL

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    World Country Boundaries East Timor

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 490.0 frequency
    Species Richness 266.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 26.9625 °C