Occurrence record: MEL 0537694A

PreservedSpecimen of Agave americana recorded on 1977-01-02

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalogue Number MEL 0537694A
Occurrence ID fc1477b8-6373-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Identified by Muir, T.B.
Identified date 1977-10-28
Collector Carr, G.W.|Adair, R.J.
Collecting number 6273
Identification qualifier ?americana
Reproductive condition fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Establishment means introduced
Occurrence status present
Date identified 1977-10-28
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID f8b2556b-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1977-01-02
Supplied as year:1977  month:1  day:2 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 2
Event ID 3805ff64-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Agave americana
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
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.
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area Greater Geelong (C)
Locality On Corio Bay between Western Beach and St Helens Beach.
Habitat Disturbed clacareous cliffs above beach, on public land.
Latitude -38.1166667
Longitude 144.3500000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality On Corio Bay between Western Beach and St Helens Beach.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeference sources P3
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID 9d547d18-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 144° 21' E
Verbatim latitude 38° 7' S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Equal less than 3 and > 9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2014 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2015 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2017 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Corangamite
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble left intact
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Corangamite
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions Southern Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MOORABOOL RIVER
    River Regions MOORABOOL RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Corio
    Local Government Areas 2011 Greater Geelong (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Corio - Inner
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GREATER GEELONG CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 27
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2415
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTH GEELONG - BELL PARK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GEELONG
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) GEELONG
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) CORIO
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) CORIO
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) GEELONG - QUEENSCLIFF
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GEELONG - QUEENSCLIFF
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) NORTH GEELONG
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 100,000 TO 249,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) GEELONG
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) GEELONG
    PSMA Wards (2018) BROWNBILL WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Corio - Inner
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Otway Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West Victorian Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Built-up
    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 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation - condition Removed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 9808116.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9154
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9992
    Endemism 0.018973764
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.02245791
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 172224.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.7319446 index
    Species Richness 2665.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 11.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.4550659
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 43.54 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 39.069168 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 28.35 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3144987
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.3115597
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.58 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.405 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.130005 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.5789927
    Aridity index - month max 1.1872941
    Aridity index - month min 0.16762023
    Evaporation - annual mean 105.53216 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 196.87361 mm
    Evaporation - month min 35.440735 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.26 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 84.732185 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 75.663864 %
    Humidity - month max relative 94.65614 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.27656 %
    Humidity - month min relative 68.02291 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 68.02291 %
    Precipitation - annual 534.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 524.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 44.429764 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.08981618
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 133.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 102.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2520325
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.25
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 109.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 56.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 160.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.61 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.985833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.092163 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.13 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 24.03 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.19
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 294.49768 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 539.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 134.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 34.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 110.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 15.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 111.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 57.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 158.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 144.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 195.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 54.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 100.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 96.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 176.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3448.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 249.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 189.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 119.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.02828427 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01414214 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02828427 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 4525.3833 m
    Remoteness index 0.1
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 258.40576 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 72.0493
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 81.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 20.0 %
    Bulk density 1.541535 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1635.4661 %
    Clay % 49.943565 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 12.222222 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.51
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.81
    Nutrient status 1.6 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.794018
    Water holding capacity 22000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.85198
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.43167 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 87.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 91.458336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 12.0 m
    Elevation 17.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.1782827 degrees
    Topographic relief 11.50957 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.9356035 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1494 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 65.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 18.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 17.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 21.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3073 NDVI