Occurrence record: DNA D0042181

Preserved specimen of Cucumis melo L. recorded on 1989-03-16

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 D0042181
Occurrence ID DNA:DNA:DNA D0042181
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Collector Brock, John|Russell-Smith, Jeremy
Supplied as "John Brock | Jeremy Russell-Smith"
Record number 713
Reproductive condition flower,fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Occurrence remarks Vine thicket on limestone outcrop; vine; yellow flowers.
State conservation Northern Territory:

Event

Occurrence date 1989-03-16
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 Lilyarba Creek, Wingate Mountains, Fish River Station.
Latitude -14.313906541934806
Supplied as: "-14.3152639899289"
Longitude 131.0188601469279
Supplied as: "131.01788558494"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD66"
Verbatim locality Lilyarba Creek, Wingate Mountains, Fish River Station.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Georeferenced by John Brock | 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
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Fish River
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Fish River
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Fish River
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Fish River
    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
    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) 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 Victoria Bonaparte
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victoria Bonaparte P1
    IBRA 7 Regions Victoria Bonaparte
    IBRA 7 Subregions Keep
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Kimberly 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 Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DALY RIVER
    River Regions DALY RIVER
    Marine
    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 VICTORIA 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) TIPPERARY
    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) MILNGIN WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Victoria-Daly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Victoria River Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Mlth
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Daly Basin
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    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 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.014679 t/ha
    Potassium 0.057371 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4015
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8584
    Endemism 0.0045877127
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0046536657
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1073.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.331938 index
    Species Richness 375.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5207478
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 148.76 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 90.9925 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5752745
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.73261464
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.945835 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.384167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.230011 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.51468694
    Aridity index - month max 1.8359601
    Aridity index - month min 4.5731074E-20
    Evaporation - annual mean 193.37717 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 21601.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 256.72873 mm
    Evaporation - month min 145.97267 mm
    Evaporation - variability 7.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.16 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 74.65333 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 54.406693 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.100296 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 67.48339 %
    Humidity - month min relative 46.01877 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 46.01877 %
    Precipitation - annual 1078.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1165.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 88.601974 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 17.726364
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 9.5334534E-18 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.65478516
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 116.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.5236332
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 338.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 268.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 74.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 803.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 9.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.94 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.109167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 27.300018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 12.63 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.57 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.1 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.92
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.87 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 101.85139 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1132.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 109.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 322.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 279.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 743.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 233.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 231.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 136.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 231.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 58.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2724.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 375.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 301.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 288.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.142366 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.3252691 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 96554.7 m
    Remoteness index 15.320112
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 1.0 years
    Fire frequency 9.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1591.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 50.0 %
    Runoff - average 5595.0 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 80.99999
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 44.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.63 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1093843 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.24724527 %
    Clay % 10.374384 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 175.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.45
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 1.6514778
    Water holding capacity 52000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.95595 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 6.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 179.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 126.0 m
    Elevation 148.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 4.7371597 degrees
    Topographic relief 85.09866 m
    Topographic slope (%) 5.697312 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4038 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 63.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0082 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 53.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6109 NDVI