Occurrence record: NT A0087388

Preserved specimen of Cucumis melo L. recorded on 1989-03-01

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 A0087388
Occurrence ID DNA:NT:NT A0087388
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Collector Russell-Smith, Jeremy
Supplied as "Jeremy Russell-Smith"
Record number 7384
Reproductive condition flower,fertile
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Occurrence remarks Vine with yellow corolla. Coastal vine thicket This collection 7384a
State conservation Northern Territory:

Event

Occurrence date 1989-03-01
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 11km SW Red Cliff, Anson Bay
Latitude -13.518042652955181
Supplied as: "-13.5193967847597"
Longitude 130.03890481918614
Supplied as: "130.037925692396"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD66"
Verbatim locality 11km SW Red Cliff, Anson Bay
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Georeference protocol MAP
Georeferenced by Jeremy Russell-Smith
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) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Anson Bay, Daly & Reynolds River Floodplains IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Managed resource protected areas
    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) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Three practices equal
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 = other cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Subregions Darwin Coastal
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land 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 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MOYLE RIVER
    River Regions MOYLE RIVER
    Marine
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    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 Victoria-Daly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Daly
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WEST DALY REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 823
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1165
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY
    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) DOUGLAS-DALY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) DOUGLAS-DALY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) JABIRU - TIWI
    PSMA Localities (2018) NEMARLUK
    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) DALY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) DALY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) THAMARRURR/PINDI PINDI WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Victoria-Daly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Bonaparte Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdc
    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 owned, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Barren or sparsely vegetated
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Grasslands, Herblands, Sedgelands and Rushlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Wet tussock grassland with herbs, sedges or rushes, herblands or ferns
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation types - native Other grasslands,herblands, sedgelands and rushlands
    Vegetation types - present Other grasslands, herblands, sedgelands and rushlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2501
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8865
    Endemism 0.004133357
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0051099802
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1703.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.899208 index
    Species Richness 213.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.65522456
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 147.045 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 113.09643 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.42672387
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.3338014
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.311428 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.549047 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.035706 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1462.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 113.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 455.16666 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 89.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 997.3333 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 8.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.25 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 16.066668 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.716666 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.59 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.71
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.483334 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 181.95811 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1305.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 108.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 355.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 312.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 859.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 277.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 198.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 164.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 243.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 118.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 243.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 59.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2169.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 362.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 299.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 288.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.02 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.09219544 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.16970563 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1141.8435 m
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 12.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.119252 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.857542 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.25838676 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 4.879394 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 0.94526315 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 30.421053 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 12.029412 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.48
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.12 m
    Soil pedality 2.7263157
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.14349 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 13.666667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.06713933 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.3363279 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.03397004 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1109 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 61.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.007 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.127 NDVI