Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsum. & Nakai Pie Melon
Cat.Sem.Spor. 30 (1916)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Alien to Western Australia
Name Status: Current
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Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Saturday 30 April 2005

Trailing annual, herb or climber. Fl. yellow, Jan to Dec. Sandy gravelly soil, loam, clay. Plains, river banks, centres of dry lakes, drainage areas, disturbed areas.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Carnarvon, Central Kimberley, Coolgardie, Dampierland, Gascoyne, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Little Sandy Desert, Murchison, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Swan Coastal Plain, Victoria Bonaparte, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Berkeley, Cape Range, Carnegie, Chichester, Eastern Goldfield, Eastern Murchison, Edel, Fitzroy Trough, Geraldton Hills, Hamersley, Hart, Lesueur Sandplain, Mardabilla, Mitchell, Mount Eliza, Northern Jarrah Forest, Ord, Ord-Victoria Plains P1, Perth, Pindanland, Roebourne, Rudall, Southern Cross, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

IMCRA Regions: Central West Coast, Kimberley, Leeuwin-Naturaliste.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Broome, Coolgardie, Coorow, Cuballing, Cue, Cunderdin, Dalwallinu, Derby-West Kimberley, Dundas, East Pilbara, Esperance, Exmouth, Gosnells, Halls Creek, Joondalup, Mukinbudin, Narembeen, Northam, Northampton, Nungarin, Port Hedland, Rockingham, Waroona, Wiluna, Wyndham-East Kimberley, Yilgarn.