Occurrence record: DNA D0037375

Preserved specimen of Benincasa hispida (Thunb.) Cogn. recorded on 1954-05-03
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Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource Northern Territory Herbarium (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 D0037375
Occurrence ID DNA:DNA:DNA D0037375
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Collector Everist, S.L.  
Supplied as "S.L. Everist"
Record number 5376
Reproductive condition flower
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Type PhyscialObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Occurrence remarks cultivated in sandy soil; robust vine with stout stems; leaves dull green,softly hairy; corolla white on very pale blue;mature fruit pale, up to 3ft long and 4in in diameter

Event

Occurrence date 1954-05-03
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Benincasa hispida
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Cucurbitales
Family Cucurbitaceae
Genus Benincasa
Species Benincasa hispida
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Thunb.) Cogn.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Iffley,about 100miles SSE of Normanton
Latitude -19.3304571
Supplied as: "-19.3318528458019"
Longitude 141.1687128
Supplied as: "141.167811322394"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD66"
Verbatim locality Iffley,about 100miles SSE of Normanton
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Georeferenced by S.L. Everist
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    NRM Regions 2010 Southern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 Southern Gulf
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Southern Gulf
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Gulf Plains
    IBRA 7 Regions Gulf Plains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Woondoola Plains
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FLINDERS-NORMAN RIVERS
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Local Government Areas 2011 McKinlay (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated McKinlay
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MCKINLAY SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 9
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 728
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN HIGHLANDS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CLONCURRY - MCKINLAY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CLONCURRY - MCKINLAY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TRAEGER
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tussock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mitchell grass (Astrebla) tussock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tussock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Occurrence Density 17.0 frequency
    Species Richness 11.0 frequency
    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 525.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 122.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 297.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 37.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 384.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 27.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 11.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.54 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.37
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.7 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 26.220833 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 54.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.18
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.53
    Elevation 62.0 m