Occurrence record: NT A0098947

Preserved specimen of Cylindropuntia imbricata (Haw.) F.M.Knuth | Devil's rope recorded on 1999-10-28

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 A0098947
Occurrence ID DNA:NT:NT A0098947
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Collector Nelson, J. Des
Supplied as "Des J. Nelson"
Record number 3101
Reproductive condition flower
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Establishment means NATURALISED
Supplied as naturalised
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as Present
Occurrence remarks Erect cactus 1.5m high x 2.5m wide; flowers deep mauve. Many needle-like spines. One of several clumps in sandy loam with Cenchrus ciliaris & Eucalyptus camaldulensis. Noted in area since 1975
State conservation Northern Territory:

Event

Occurrence date 1999-10-28
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cylindropuntia imbricata
Supplied scientific name "Cylindropuntia imbricata (Haw.) F.M.Knuth"
Identified to rank species
Common name Devil's rope
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Caryophyllales
Family Cactaceae
Genus Cylindropuntia
Species Cylindropuntia imbricata
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Haw.) F.M.Knuth
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Supplied as: "The Northern Territory"
Locality 10km SE Alice Springs
Latitude -23.7667
Supplied as: "-23.7667000006966"
Longitude 133.9333
Supplied as: "133.9333"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality 10km SE Alice Springs
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Georeferenced by Des J. Nelson
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Central Australian Freshwater
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Great Sandy-Tanami-Central Ranges Desert
    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) 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 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Finke
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Finke P1
    IBRA 7 Regions Finke
    IBRA 7 Subregions Henbury
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Central Ranges Xeric Scrub
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    River Regions DIAMANTINA-GEORGINA RIVERS
    Marine
    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 MacDonnell (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Sandover
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MACDONNELL REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 840
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3637
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SANDOVER - PLENTY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ALICE SPRINGS
    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) ALICE EXC. TOWN CAMPS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) AMOONGUNA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) ALICE SPRINGS
    PSMA Localities (2018) AMOONGUNA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) BOUNDED LOCALITY
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 200 TO 499
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NAMATJIRA
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) AMOONGUNA (L)
    PSMA Wards (2018) RODINGA WARD
    Statistical Local Areas MacDonnell (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Amadeus Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Australian Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Todd Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus low open woodlands with tussock grass
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.1828
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6289
    Endemism 0.011002243
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.011068242
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 42531.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.707043 index
    Species Richness 948.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.07899819
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 111.13 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 20.760834 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 2.76 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6894438
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.44065228
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.8575 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.360001 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 33.28 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.089525096
    Aridity index - month max 0.13380282
    Aridity index - month min 0.037221387
    Evaporation - annual mean 245.51411 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 6516.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 386.32605 mm
    Evaporation - month min 112.49587 mm
    Evaporation - variability 38.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 62.03302 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 47.111275 %
    Humidity - month max relative 80.62075 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 58.310078 %
    Humidity - month min relative 40.114063 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 40.114063 %
    Precipitation - annual 256.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 294.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 21.5 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.3766234
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.72727275
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 56.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.36734694
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 123.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 129.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 22.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.071667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.569167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 34.399994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 34.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.39 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 16.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.43 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.1
    Temperature - warmest month min 20.78 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 28.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 161.27269 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 280.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 42.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 9.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 35.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 42.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 110.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 37.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 110.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 209.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 335.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 35.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 127.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 163.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 147.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6093.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 370.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 282.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 282.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 8.179058 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.15297058 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 870482.56 m
    Remoteness index 6.3762126
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 13.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 414.0 %
    Runoff - average 583.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 3.1856904 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 10.958914
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 142.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1573622 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.07894023 %
    Clay % 13.484252 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.1
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.13
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 1.5629921
    Water holding capacity 34000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 12.042253
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.10855 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 179.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 142.16667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 541.0 m
    Elevation 550.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.4599511 degrees
    Topographic relief 9.723206 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4636441 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2388 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 40.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 57.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 19.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 24.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0125 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 25.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3805 NDVI