Occurrence record: MEL 2312257A

PreservedSpecimen of Agave americana recorded on 2005-05-28

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 2312257A
Occurrence ID 67ed8e84-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Identified by Gebert, W.A.
Identified date 2009-02-12
Collector Chinnock, R.J.
Collecting number 9846
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence remarks Locally common.
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2009-02-12
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 3da68dc1-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 2005-05-28
Supplied as year:2005  month:5  day:28 
Date precision Day
Start day of year 148
Event ID 7a0ef9b3-1abc-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 South Australia
Local government area Goyder (DC)
Locality 1km E of Parnaroo Hall, ca. 25km E of Peterborough.
Habitat Growing in open mallee woodland in open areas and under mallee.
Latitude -33.1500000
Longitude 139.0813889
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes decimal seconds
Verbatim locality 1km E of Parnaroo Hall, ca. 25km E of Peterborough.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Georeference protocol GPS
Georeferenced by Chinnock, R.J.
Location ID bc3f6a4d-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 139° 4' 53" E
Verbatim latitude 33° 9" S

Additional properties

identified by id http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q21513843
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lower
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW4
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) South Australian Murray Region
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units SA Murray (GS6)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) SA Murray (GS6)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW5
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) South Australian Murray Region
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS10
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) South Australian Non-Prescribed Areas
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys LOWER MURRAY
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones middle
    NRM Regions 2010 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    NRM Regions 2014 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    NRM Regions 2015 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    NRM Regions 2017 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Flinders Lofty Block
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Olary Spur
    IBRA 7 Regions Flinders Lofty Block
    IBRA 7 Subregions Olary Spur
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tirari-Sturt Stony Desert
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid climate that is too dry to support field crops. Soil moisture tends to be greatest in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: warm (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Chenopod shrubland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions LOWER MURRAY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World South Australian Gulfs
    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
    Local Government Areas 2011 Goyder (DC)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Goyder
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 THE REGIONAL COUNCIL OF GOYDER
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Maraura, Ngarrindjeri, Ngintait
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) First Peoples of the South East, Maraura, Ngaduri, Ngarrindjeri, Ngintait, Peramangk, RMMAC
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Ngarrindjeri, Ngintait
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) First Peoples of the South East, Maraura, Ngaduri, Ngarrindjeri, Ngintait, RMMAC
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 54
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1203
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GOYDER
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) LOWER NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) BAROSSA - YORKE - MID NORTH
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GREY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) GREY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FLINDERS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) FLINDERS RANGES
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) PORT AUGUSTA
    PSMA Localities (2018) FRANKLYN
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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) STUART
    PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (SA)
    PSMA Wards (2018) HALLETT WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Goyder (DC)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Adelaide Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Gulfs Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Olary Spur
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, 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 Modified
    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 1.9309238E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.018909 t/ha
    Potassium 0.039088 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4903
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.2253
    Endemism 0.0015466268
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0015580925
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3966
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 635.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.373096 index
    Species Richness 164.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.19586308
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 49.29 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 20.115 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 10.95 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.5709211
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.5592387
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.894167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.141666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 29.099976 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.21667412
    Aridity index - month max 0.4571929
    Aridity index - month min 0.074865006
    Evaporation - annual mean 157.20853 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 7055.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 299.1143 mm
    Evaporation - month min 50.30699 mm
    Evaporation - variability 21.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 75.155594 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 59.729485 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.899994 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.8984 %
    Humidity - month min relative 45.583843 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 45.583843 %
    Precipitation - annual 312.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 277.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 22.833334 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.13953489
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 47.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2372881
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.23333333
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 58.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 88.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 37.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 21.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.7808332 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 27.399994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.68 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.41 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.8
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.66 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 12.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 194.86427 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 284.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 80.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 18.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 56.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 19.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 59.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 30.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 88.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 151.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 284.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 26.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 87.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 144.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5088.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 310.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 217.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 117.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.05119 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.12165525 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 69297.93 m
    Remoteness index 6.3384213
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 15.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 207.0 %
    Runoff - average 10.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.6 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 45.045647
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 125.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.38 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 26.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4689862 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.92166376 %
    Clay % 34.98848 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 58.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.21
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.42
    Nutrient status 1.3 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 2.825576
    Water holding capacity 14000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 41.14736
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.75644 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 248.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 109.583336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 416.0 m
    Elevation 419.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.5224128 degrees
    Topographic relief 7.375153 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4517541 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2308 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 29.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 43.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 39.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 18.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0105 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 24.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4219 NDVI