Occurrence record: NT A0091464

Preserved specimen of Cucumis melo L. recorded on 1995-03-25

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 A0091464
Occurrence ID DNA:NT:NT A0091464
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Collector Albrecht, E. David
Supplied as "David E. Albrecht"
Record number 6437
Reproductive condition flower,fruit,fertile
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Occurrence remarks Twining herb, corolla yellow, conspicuous; fruit ellipsoid; pulp sweet tasting. Common along dry creek in narrow fringe of Eucalyptus coolibah woodland with Eulalia
State conservation Northern Territory:

Event

Occurrence date 1995-03-25
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 Manners Ck.Xing of Sth-Boundary; Lake Nash Stn.
Latitude -21.939922767616633
Supplied as: "-21.9413069513284"
Longitude 137.6327130725925
Supplied as: "137.631764268884"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD66"
Verbatim locality Manners Ck.Xing of Sth-Boundary; Lake Nash Stn.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeferenced by David E. Albrecht
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
    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 Mitchell Grass Downs
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Georgina Limestone
    IBRA 7 Regions Mitchell Grass Downs
    IBRA 7 Subregions Georgina Limestone
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Mitchell Grass Downs
    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 Barkly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Tennant Creek - Bal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BARKLY REGION
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Lake Nash
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Lake Nash DCD2012/014
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 321
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 506
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BARKLY
    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) BARKLY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) JULALIKARI - OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TENNANT CREEK
    PSMA Localities (2018) COSTELLO
    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) BARKLY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARKLY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) ALPURRURULAM WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Barkly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Georgina Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Barkly-Tanami Plains Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Tobermory Plain
    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 0.2817
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8512
    Endemism 0.0058711865
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0058725704
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 187.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.414241 index
    Species Richness 91.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.07023087
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 147.35 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 21.200832 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 1.87 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9239379
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.08033771
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.9575 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 17.634167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 32.53 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.07661079
    Aridity index - month max 0.19701321
    Aridity index - month min 0.02040428
    Evaporation - annual mean 258.6987 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 5403.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 379.23053 mm
    Evaporation - month min 144.3305 mm
    Evaporation - variability 39.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 58.586246 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 44.066525 %
    Humidity - month max relative 73.0224 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 52.71534 %
    Humidity - month min relative 36.67868 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 36.67868 %
    Precipitation - annual 249.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 285.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 20.891241 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 2.4571018
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.53968257
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 93.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.82857144
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 167.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 56.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 171.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 20.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.5725 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 15.458333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 37.23053 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 32.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 6.14 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 16.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 16.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 38.26 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.93
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.33 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 39.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 195.21051 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 288.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 26.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 24.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 75.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 151.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 63.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 160.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 240.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 323.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 66.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 162.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 163.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 181.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5656.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 389.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 305.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 297.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 4.842324 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.099999994 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 770212.3 m
    Remoteness index 17.06433
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 15.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 281.0 %
    Runoff - average 623.0 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 19.677187
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 44.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.27 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.0546666 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.06914034 %
    Clay % 24.4 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 30.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.08
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.17
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Soil depth 0.3 m
    Soil pedality 2.34
    Water holding capacity 28000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 17.73119
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.0126 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 245.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 26.333334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 212.0 m
    Elevation 213.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.14931068 degrees
    Topographic relief 6.008072 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3380603 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1638 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 24.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 59.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 22.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 19.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0021 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 26.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3159 NDVI