Occurrence record: NSW612081

Preserved specimen of Opuntia humifusa (Raf.) Raf. | Creeping Pear recorded on 2003-11-28
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Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource NSW AVH feed
Institution code The Royal Botanic Gardens & Domain Trust
Supplied institution code "NSW"
Collection code National Herbarium of New South Wales
Supplied collection code "NSW"
Catalog number NSW612081
Occurrence ID NSW:NSW:NSW612081
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations sheet
Collector Cherry, W.A.  
Supplied as "Cherry, W.A."
Record number 508
Reproductive condition flowers|fruits
Associated Occurrence Status Asserted duplicates
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License UNSPECIFIED
Establishment means {"concept": "Introduced", "lineage": ["Introduced"]}
Supplied as introduced
Occurrence status PRESENT
Supplied as present
Duplicate status ASSOCIATED
Disposition in collection
Occurrence remarks Localy occasional. Decumbent spreading shrub to c. 25 cm high. Flowers 6-8 cm across. Petaloids yellow, tinged rose towards base, 2.4-2.8 cm across, 3-3.5 cm long. Sepaloids greenish, tinged purplish red. Style, stigmas, filaments and anthers yellow. Ovary 3.5-4 cm long, c. 1.5 cm across. Flowering pads c. 1 cm thick. Areoles spaced c. 2 cm apart. Occasional long spines present.

Event

Occurrence date 2003-11-28
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Higher classification (Raf.) Raf.
Scientific name Opuntia humifusa
Supplied scientific name "Opuntia humifusa (Raf.) Raf."
Taxon rank species
Common name Creeping Pear
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Caryophyllales
Family Cactaceae
Genus Opuntia
Species Opuntia humifusa
Match type exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Raf.) Raf.
Name type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN
Verbatim taxon rank species

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Locality SW side of New England Highway, 3.9 km N of the Hunter River crossing at Singleton
Habitat
Supplied as "Open woodland of Corymbia maculata and Eucalyptus crebra with understorey dominated by grasses."
Latitude -32.5444
Supplied as: "-32.5444"
Longitude 151.1489
Supplied as: "151.1489"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system Degrees Minutes Seconds
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 100.0
Georeference sources GPS
County North Coast
Terrestrial true
Verbatim elevation 120 m
Verbatim latitude 32 32 40 S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 151 08 56 E
Verbatim coordinates 32 32 40 S, 151 08 56 E

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 54fe2c63-9e41-4e59-b6b2-4aa607c3a98b
    Data Resource NSW AVH feed
    Raw Scientific Name Opuntia humifusa (Raf.) Raf.
    Coordinates -32.5444,151.1489
    Related records
    Record UUID 615821c9-e8c8-42b9-96a3-beb2dd830176
    Data Resource National Herbarium of Victoria (MEL) AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Opuntia humifusa
    Coordinates -32.5444,151.1489
    Record UUID de49fce2-df0c-4409-b8ae-4b10650dfa9b
    Data Resource NSW AVH feed
    Raw Scientific Name Opuntia humifusa (Raf.) Raf.
    Coordinates -32.5444,151.1489

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    GER Hunter Valley GER Hunter Valley
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Hunter Analysis Mask GER Hunter Analysis Mask
    Hunter Areas Of Interest Mid Valley
    NRM Regions 2010 Hunter-Central Rivers
    NRM Regions 2017 Hunter
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Hunter
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 7 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Hunter
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 HUNTER RIVER
    Marine
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Local Government Areas 2011 Singleton (A)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SINGLETON COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Hunter
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 14
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1302
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SINGLETON
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) LOWER HUNTER
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) HUNTER VALLEY EXC NEWCASTLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) HUNTER
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) SINGLETON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) SINGLETON
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NSW CENTRAL AND NORTH COAST
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 710.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 110.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 107.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 250.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 259.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 31.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 26.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 11.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.6
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 23.2 degrees C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.47
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.6
    Elevation 104.0 m