Occurrence record: PERTH 4551036

PreservedSpecimen of Agave americana recorded on 1996-06-29

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource PERTH AVH data
Institution Western Australia, Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions
Supplied institution code "PERTH"
Collection Western Australian Herbarium
Supplied collection code "PERTH"
Catalogue Number PERTH 4551036
Occurrence ID PERTH:PERTH:PERTH 4551036
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by B.J. Lepschi
Collector Lepschi, B.J.|Lally, T.R.
Supplied as "Lepschi, B.J. | Lally, T.R."
Collecting number BJL 2648
Occurrence remarks Leaves glaucous, bluish-green, oldest leaves slightly reflexed. Actively suckering, but no flowering/fruiting individuals. Abundance: patch of plants.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present

Event

Collecting date 1996-06-29
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 29 Jun 1996

Taxonomy

Scientific name Agave americana
Supplied scientific name "Agave americana L."
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Asparagales
Family Asparagaceae
Genus Agave
Species Agave americana
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship L.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Supplied as: "WA"
Local government area Coorow (S)
Locality Ca 10 km S of Coorow on road to Watheroo
Habitat Gravelly red-brown loam on roadside.
Latitude -29.9654230392
Supplied as: "-29.9654230400"
Longitude 116.08478364
Supplied as: "116.0847836400"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Verbatim locality Ca 10 km S of Coorow on road to Watheroo
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 2000.0
Georeferenced by collector
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Marchagee
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Marchagee
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Marchagee
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Marchagee
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southwestern Australia Forests and Scrub
    Irrigation practice - dominant Four practices equal
    Land use Cropping
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Agricultural
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Agricultural
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Agricultural
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Agricultural Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Agricultural Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble left intact
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Agricultural Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Paleo
    IBRA 6 Regions Geraldton Sandplains
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Leseur Sandplain
    IBRA 7 Regions Geraldton Sandplains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Lesueur Sandplain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southwest Australia Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia "Mediterranean" climate, but with drier cooler winters and less growth than Classic "Mediterranean" climate
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (summer drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South West Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MOORE-HILL RIVERS
    River Regions MOORE-HILL RIVERS
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions South-West
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Houtman
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Durack
    Local Government Areas 2011 Coorow (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Coorow
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF COOROW
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 5
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 373
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MORAWA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MID WEST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (SOUTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) IRWIN - MORAWA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) IRWIN - MORAWA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) GERALDTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) COOROW
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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 (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) AGRICULTURAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MOORE, AG
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    Statistical Local Areas Coorow (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Yilgarn Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Yilgarn Plateau Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Avon Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Forests and Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Other forests and woodlands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Other forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 7168296.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.0127
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8591
    Endemism 0.019746276
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.019770538
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1417.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.004937 index
    Species Richness 570.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.24465135
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 75.19 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 26.759167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 8.46 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.55343324
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.7896538
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.888332 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.101666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 29.589996 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.297134
    Aridity index - month max 1.0765657
    Aridity index - month min 0.023318283
    Evaporation - annual mean 201.74013 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 8880.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 376.87842 mm
    Evaporation - month min 69.66597 mm
    Evaporation - variability 19.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.17 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 71.28424 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 56.611214 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.78841 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 72.70752 %
    Humidity - month min relative 42.595882 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 42.595882 %
    Precipitation - annual 366.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 350.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 30.361689 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -2.5598593
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 163.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.53763443
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 66.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.84313726
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 42.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 75.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 172.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 33.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 25.926666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.1525 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 29.23404 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 30.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.68 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.12 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.86
    Temperature - warmest month min 17.77 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 195.89833 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 385.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 191.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 10.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 35.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 67.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 48.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 76.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 196.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 192.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 288.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 68.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 126.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 140.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 241.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5356.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 356.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 261.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 137.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.092016 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.13038404 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 72834.27 m
    Remoteness index 9.328187
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 11.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 286.0 %
    Runoff - average 15.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.3 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 64.35748
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 117.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.45 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 21.0 %
    Bulk density 1.31 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.4844704 %
    Clay % 19.688889 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.27
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.68
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 7230.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 73.72005
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.86447 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 339.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 51.041668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 266.0 m
    Elevation 263.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.046448004 degrees
    Topographic relief 14.37589 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.7964225 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1431 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 16.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 28.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 55.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 17.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0043 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 27.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2515 NDVI