Occurrence record: DNA D0126251

Preserved specimen of Cucumis melo L. recorded on 1995-11-30

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 D0126251
Occurrence ID DNA:DNA:DNA D0126251
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Collector Clyde Robert Dunlop | Glenn Mitchell Wightman
Record number 6574
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Occurrence remarks Prostrate herb; annual; open forest at rear of mangorve zone.
State conservation Northern Territory:

Event

Occurrence date 1995-11-30
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 Gurig Nat Park; Cape Don.
Latitude -11.30168125231453
Supplied as: "-11.3030351430137"
Longitude 131.8302193154293
Supplied as: "131.829257188073"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD66"
Verbatim locality Gurig Nat Park; Cape Don.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeferenced by Clyde Robert Dunlop | Glenn Mitchell Wightman
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 Garig Gunak Barlu
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Garig Gunak Barlu
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Garig Gunak Barlu
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Garig Gunak Barlu
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Garig Gunak Barlu
    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
    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 Tiwi Cobourg
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Tiwi-Cobourg P2
    IBRA 7 Regions Tiwi Cobourg
    IBRA 7 Subregions Cobourg
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land Tropical Savanna
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Equatorial: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Equatorial
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 EAST ALLIGATOR RIVER
    River Regions EAST 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 West Arnhem (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated West Arnhem
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WEST ARNHEM REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 1746
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1963
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY - TIWI - WEST ARNHEM
    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) NORTH-WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) COBOURG PENINSULA - DEMED HOMELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) JABIRU - TIWI
    PSMA Localities (2018) COBOURG
    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) BARRAH WARD
    Statistical Local Areas West Arnhem (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Money Shoal Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qe
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Top End Coastal Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Savannas
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tropical Eucalypt Woodlands/Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Tropical Eucalyptus forest and woodlands with a tall annual grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.0058078314
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.012073044
    Migratory species (2008) 15.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 236.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.611597 index
    Species Richness 122.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.65100294
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 145.22 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 110.22583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.21072629
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.700109
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 31.880833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 24.593334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 12.169983 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.6948183
    Aridity index - month max 1.9544342
    Aridity index - month min 0.010704159
    Evaporation - annual mean 179.4009 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 229.94327 mm
    Evaporation - month min 138.65906 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.47 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.18 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.43 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.713455 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.994446 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.96337 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.931206 %
    Humidity - month min relative 69.319786 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 69.319786 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1419.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 111.81824 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 6.3103256
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.2790364
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 108.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.5621774
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 479.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 307.7047 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 926.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 11.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 30.499166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 23.4425 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 15.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 12.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 20.92 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 20.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 25.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.59 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.47 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.48
    Temperature - warmest month min 25.08 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 152.04373 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1338.0 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 101.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 346.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 287.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 831.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 145.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 250.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 91.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 250.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 62.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1401.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 336.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 287.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 278.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.084852815 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.3498571 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.084852815 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2875.3442 m
    Remoteness index 16.03702
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.280386 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.20150477 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 3.0406911 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 172.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.54 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 8.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3728074 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -9445.906 %
    Clay % 32.269466 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 150.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.51
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 49000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.3123 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 80.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 57.333332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 30.0 m
    Elevation 15.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.6302427 degrees
    Topographic relief 21.94525 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.169603 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4003 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 84.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0024 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 4.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 61.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 11.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7175 NDVI