Occurrence record: AD 237805

PreservedSpecimen of Agave americana recorded on 2010-04-22

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource AD AVH data
Institution Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources
Supplied institution code "AD"
Collection State Herbarium of South Australia
Supplied collection code "AD"
Catalogue Number AD 237805
Occurrence ID AD:AD:AD 237805
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Brodie, C.J.
Identified date 20100730
Collector Brodie, C.J.|Symon, D.E.|Jardine, D.|Walton, J.|Webb, T.
Supplied as "Brodie, C.J. | Symon, D.E. | Jardine, D. | Walton, J. | Webb, T."
Collecting number 1668
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Date identified 20100730

Event

Collecting date 2010-04-22
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 22 Apr 2010

Taxonomy

Scientific name Agave americana
Supplied scientific name "Agave americana L."
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Asparagales
Family Asparagaceae
Supplied as "Agavaceae"
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

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Local government area Unincorporated SA
Locality 40 km W of Coober Pedy, n[ea]r Mabel Creek by train line
Habitat Gibber desert - {Sclerolaena} sp., {Salsola} sp., dead grasses, {Senna} sp.
Latitude -28.9736109992
Supplied as: "-28.9736110000"
Longitude 134.366667
Supplied as: "134.3666670000"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 15.0
Verbatim coordinates 28,58,25,S;134,22,00,E
Biome Terrestrial
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
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2014 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2015 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2017 South Australian Arid Lands
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South Australian Arid Lands
    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 South Australian Arid Lands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Paleo
    IBRA 6 Regions Stony Plains
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Oodnadatta
    IBRA 7 Regions Stony Plains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Oodnadatta
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tirari-Sturt Stony Desert
    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) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Chenopod shrubland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South Western Plateau
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 GAIRDNER
    River Regions GAIRDNER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Great Australian Bight
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Grey
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Antakirinja Area Minerals Exploration ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Unincorporated SA
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Unincorp. Far North
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 PASTORAL UNINCORPORATED AREA
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Antakirinja Matu-Yankunytjatjara
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Antakirinja Matu-Yankunytjatjara SCD2011/001
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 73
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 505
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - NORTH AND EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GREY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) GREY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) EYRE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) LAKE EYRE - LAKE TORRENS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) PORT AUGUSTA
    PSMA Localities (2018) MOUNT CLARENCE STATION
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very 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 (SA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) GILES
    PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (SA)
    Statistical Local Areas Unincorp. Far North
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Eromanga Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Oodnadatta Tablelands
    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 Chenopod Shrublands, Samphire Shrublands and Forblands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Saltbush and/or Bluebush shrublands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Chenopod shrubs,samphire shrublands and forblands
    Vegetation types - present Chenopod shrublands, samphire shrubs and forblands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1911830.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3546
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8512
    Endemism 0.005854122
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0059378557
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 321.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.0353785 index
    Species Richness 192.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.05006304
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 98.47 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 11.3741665 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 5.04 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0194715
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.018817186
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.250834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.9574995 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 30.319977 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.06095513
    Aridity index - month max 0.1314459
    Aridity index - month min 0.03325937
    Evaporation - annual mean 260.51468 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 3266.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 437.70273 mm
    Evaporation - month min 98.9 mm
    Evaporation - variability 26.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 66.21713 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 50.423336 %
    Humidity - month max relative 84.767 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 63.28904 %
    Humidity - month min relative 40.073315 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 40.073315 %
    Precipitation - annual 161.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 159.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 13.583333 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.578125
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.972973
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.027027028
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 60.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 60.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 29.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 28.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.276667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.88 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 32.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 30.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.48 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 35.72 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.98
    Temperature - warmest month min 19.89 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 236.13847 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 168.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 32.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 9.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 29.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 29.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 59.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 22.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 59.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 205.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 305.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 58.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 148.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 145.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5657.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 363.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 275.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 275.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to coast 3.201515 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.14999999 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 416789.44 m
    Remoteness index 13.520968
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 8.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 291.0 %
    Runoff - average 325.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 9.578551
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 86.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.46 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 39.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5481579 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.046262506 %
    Clay % 45.07895 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.9125 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.06
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.1
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 4.1921053
    Water holding capacity 13000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 11.830131
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.2448 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 226.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 30.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 198.0 m
    Elevation 197.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.2753054 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.94902 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2484966 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0845 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 15.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 53.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 46.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 1.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0031 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 16.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1555 NDVI