Occurrence record: SP090275

Preserved specimen of Agave americana L. | Century Plant recorded on 1942-02


Data resource WELT Herbarium at Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (WELT)
Institution code Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
Supplied institution code "NMNZ"
Collection Herbarium of the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
Supplied collection code "WELT"
Catalog number SP090275
Occurrence ID tepapa:collection/object/1238052
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector Dr W. Reginald B. Oliver
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International license (CC BY 4.0)
Rights holder Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
Institution ID https://scientific-collections.gbif.org/institution/2749cf1e-60d9-4b03-9c71-3763632b8f78
Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
recorded by ID https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q2033290|https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q2033290
Owner institution code NMNZ
Collection https://scientific-collections.gbif.org/collection/6b5044bb-5fff-49ef-89c1-f52ae9e81550
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Dataset / Survey name [WELT Herbarium at Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa]
Dataset [tepapa:collection/dataset/plants]
Access rights https://data.tepapa.govt.nz/docs/
Identification ID tepapa:collection/identification/1238052/63829


Dataset / Survey name WELT Herbarium at Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa  
Event ID tepapa:collection/fieldcollection/234044
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1942, Month: 2, Day:
Supplied date "1942-02"
Verbatim event date Feb 1942
Date precision MONTH


Higher classification Plantae | Embryophyta | Angiosperms | Asparagales | Asparagaceae | Agave | americana
Scientific name Agave americana
Supplied scientific name "Agave americana L."
Identified to rank species
Common name Century Plant
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Asparagales
Family Asparagaceae
Genus Agave
Species Agave americana
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship L.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICBN


Country New Zealand
State or Territory North Island, Southern North Island
Locality Seatoun.
Latitude -41.3193332
Supplied as: "-41.3211"
Longitude 174.8284001
Supplied as: "174.8288"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "EPSG:4272"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources NZMS 260: R27 631 859 (Derived)
Terrestrial true
Continent Oceania
Marine false
Country Code NZ

Additional properties

verbatim identification Agave americana L.

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 6e795054-a0bd-4436-9ae0-da3f131da4ef
    Data Resource WELT Herbarium at Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (WELT)
    Raw Scientific Name Agave americana L.
    Coordinates -41.3193332,174.8284001
    Related records
    Record UUID 56f73391-0e50-473e-a5e4-67f28613b550
    Data Resource Allan Herbarium (CHR)
    Raw Scientific Name Agave americana
    Coordinates -41.3211,174.829

    Additional political boundaries information

    NZ Ecological Districts 1987 Wellington
    NZ Land Provinces Wellington Region
    NZ Land Registration Districts Wellington
    World Country Boundaries New Zealand

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 3537.0 frequency
    Species Richness 1224.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 12.8 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %