Occurrence record: MBA 545.1

Preserved specimen of Cucumis melo L. recorded on 1990-06-14

Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource CNS AVH data
Institution code Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied institution code "CNS"
Collection Australian Tropical Herbarium
Supplied collection code "MBA"
Catalog number MBA 545.1
Occurrence ID CNS:MBA:MBA 545.1
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Identified by F.A. Zich
Identified date 2016-08-09
Collector Neldner, V.J.
Record number 3009
Reproductive condition flowers, fertile
Associated Occurrence Status Asserted duplicates
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Occurrence remarks Flowers yellow.
Date identified 2016-08-09

Event

Occurrence date 1990-06-14
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 Queensland
Locality On S bank of Nassau River, 0.5K upstream from junction with Rocky Creek.
Habitat
Supplied as "Small sandy area in Sporobolus virginicus closed grassland. Mixed forbs dominate."
Latitude -15.915313024827627
Supplied as: "-15.9167000000"
Longitude 141.40088823848427
Supplied as: "141.4000000000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD66"
Min elevation 2
Max elevation 2
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1600.0
Georeference protocol topo
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim coordinates 15,55,,S,141,24,,E

Additional properties

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 77f7a299-10a2-4cd8-9f1c-b50a5743807b
    Data Resource BRI AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Cucumis melo L.
    Coordinates -15.923493005629775,141.409478
    Related records
    Record UUID 1bb41a5c-1c4b-4e6e-b276-d8c32f591495
    Data Resource CANB AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Cucumis melo L.
    Coordinates -15.9167,141.4
    Record UUID 9eb952ee-e3e1-4635-b941-ee97b51affe2
    Data Resource NSW AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Cucumis melo L.
    Coordinates -15.92,141.4
    Record UUID e057a32d-c28b-4d8f-a94b-9bb6767e890d
    Data Resource CNS AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Cucumis melo L.
    Coordinates -15.915313024827627,141.40088823848427

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arafura Sea Gulf of Carpenteria
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Directory of Important Wetlands Southeast Karumba Plain Aggregation
    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 Gulf Plains IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Water
    NRM Regions 2010 Cooperative Management Area
    NRM Regions 2014 Cooperative Management Area
    NRM Regions 2015 Cooperative Management Area
    NRM Regions 2017 Co-operative Management Area
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Co-operative Management Area
    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 Co-operative Management Area
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Gulf Plains
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Karumba Plains
    IBRA 7 Regions Gulf Plains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Karumba Plains
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Carpentaria 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 Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MITCHELL-COLEMAN RIVERS (QLD)
    River Regions MITCHELL-COLEMAN RIVERS (QLD)
    Marine
    Estuary habitat mapping 21639 Nassau River Saltmarsh/Saltflat
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Kennedy
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Carpentaria Shire Council Kowanyama Area ILUA (Part B)
    Local Government Areas 2011 Carpentaria (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Carpentaria
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CARPENTARIA SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Kowanyama People Part B
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Kowanyama People Part B QCD2012/016
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 163
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3233
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CARPENTARIA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CARPENTARIA - BURKE - MORNINGTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CARPENTARIA EXC. DOOMADGEE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA Localities (2018) YAGOONYA
    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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Carpentaria (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Carpentaria Lowlands Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Carpentaria Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Karumba Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Chenopod Shrublands, Samphire Shrublands and Forblands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mixed chenopod, samphire +/- forbs
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation types - native Naturally bare - sand, rock, claypan
    Vegetation types - present Naturally bare - sand, rock, claypan, mudflats

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3003802.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1457
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6257
    Endemism 0.004880421
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0049587414
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 35.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 187.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.0954185 index
    Species Richness 67.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5049062
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 156.27 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 91.655 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.5 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.15891723
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -5.152605
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.61 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.1075 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.809998 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.5256385
    Aridity index - month max 2.2446325
    Aridity index - month min 0.003894081
    Evaporation - annual mean 210.93219 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17349.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 291.9318 mm
    Evaporation - month min 153.7 mm
    Evaporation - variability 12.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.36 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.13 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.34 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 74.34266 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 61.656258 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.317566 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 74.6555 %
    Humidity - month min relative 53.1883 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 53.1883 %
    Precipitation - annual 1156.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1170.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 96.833336 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 16.774193
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.27651516
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 132.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.5810812
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 365.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 345.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 94.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 893.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 16.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.260834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.439167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 22.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.95 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 15.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.57 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.02 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.84
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.06 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 254.34662 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1153.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 125.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 535.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 329.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 864.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 269.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 205.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 154.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 231.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 120.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 242.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 58.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2523.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 359.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 295.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 286.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.03162277 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1311.5417 m
    Remoteness index 17.813297
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2043.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 29.0 %
    Runoff - average 8976.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.5076142 Percentage
    Marine
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.598763 Degrees C
    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) 42.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.47 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 38.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3346535 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -5347.6167 %
    Clay % 4.7648516 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.4
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.5 m
    Soil pedality 1.0980198
    Water holding capacity 137000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.99744 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 170.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 3.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 1.0 m
    Elevation 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.08486726 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.9113864 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.05316599 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1574 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 33.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 56.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 44.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0017 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 30.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3127 NDVI