Occurrence record: PERTH 7107072

PreservedSpecimen of Agave americana recorded on 2003-12-08

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 7107072
Occurrence ID PERTH:PERTH:PERTH 7107072
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Rippey, E.
Collecting number 657
Occurrence remarks Erect succulent, 1.5 m high x 1.5 m wide.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present

Event

Collecting date 2003-12-08
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 8 Dec 2003

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"
Locality Rat Island, Fishermans Shack E of research centre, Easter Group; Houtman Abrolhos Islands
Habitat Reserve. Dry grey rocky limestone. High rock island.
Latitude -28.7142136492
Supplied as: "-28.7142136500"
Longitude 113.78885262
Supplied as: "113.7888526200"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Verbatim locality Rat Island, Fishermans Shack E of research centre, Easter Group; Houtman Abrolhos Islands
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 100.0
Georeferenced by collector
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Houtman Abrolhos Islands
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Abrolhos Islands
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Abrolhos Islands
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Abrolhos Islands
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Abrolhos Islands
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Equal less than 3 and 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Equal less than 3 and 3-9 months
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    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) Removed by cool burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Intact = cool burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Agricultural Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Abrolhos Islands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia "Mediterranean" climate, but with drier cooler winters and less growth than Classic "Mediterranean" climate
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Reef
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Houtman
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF NORTHAMPTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) HOUTMAN ABROLHOS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) AGRICULTURAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) AGRICULTURAL REGION
    PSMA Wards (2018) CHAPMAN WARD

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.030130528
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.041863117
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1924.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.946825 index
    Species Richness 685.0 frequency
    Climate
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.0
    Aridity index - month max 0.0
    Aridity index - month min 0.0
    Evaporation - annual mean 0.0 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 0.0 mm
    Evaporation - month min 0.0 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 0.0 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 0.0 %
    Humidity - month max relative 0.0 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 0.0 %
    Humidity - month min relative 0.0 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 0.0 %
    Precipitation - annual mean 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.0
    Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.0
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.0
    Precipitation - wettest month 0.0 mm
    Temperature - annual max mean 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest month min 0.0 degrees C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 76029.12 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 28.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 100.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 8.006546 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.37 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.9199998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.41 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.6710999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.016 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.98999995 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.69 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.469997 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 21.59 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.32 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.14999999 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0011 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 19.66 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 23.58 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 21.67344 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06308994 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.39479494 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    Water stress index - month max 0.0
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 37.791668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -9.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.6629301 degrees