Occurrence record: PERTH 5015278

PreservedSpecimen of Agave americana recorded on 1998-10-30

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 5015278
Occurrence ID PERTH:PERTH:PERTH 5015278
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by B.J. Lepschi
Collector Lepschi, B.J.|Fuhrer, B.A.
Supplied as "Lepschi, B.J. | Fuhrer, B.A."
Collecting number BJL 3812
Occurrence remarks Leaves deflexed at apex, leaf margins yellow. Flower spikes (dead) to c. 6-7 m tall. Abundance: spreading clump.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present

Event

Collecting date 1998-10-30
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 30 Oct 1998

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"
Local government area Esperance (S)
Locality Truslove Nature Reserve, 8.3 km S of Grass Patch on the Coolgardie-Esperance Highway
Habitat Pale grey-brown clayey sand.
Latitude -33.3390017291
Supplied as: "-33.3390017300"
Longitude 121.71620668
Supplied as: "121.7162066800"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Verbatim locality Truslove Nature Reserve, 8.3 km S of Grass Patch on the Coolgardie-Esperance Highway
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 100.0
Georeferenced by collector
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Southwest Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southwestern Australia Forests and Scrub
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 South Coast
    NRM Regions 2014 South Coast
    NRM Regions 2015 South Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 South Coast Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South Coast Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble left intact
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South Coast Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Paleo
    IBRA 6 Regions Mallee
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Eastern Mallee
    IBRA 7 Regions Mallee
    IBRA 7 Subregions Eastern Mallee
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Esperance Mallee
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia "Mediterranean" climate, but with drier cooler winters and less growth than Classic "Mediterranean" climate
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: distinctly dry (and warm) summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South West Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ESPERANCE COAST
    River Regions ESPERANCE COAST
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions South-West
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries O'Connor
    Local Government Areas 2011 Esperance (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Esperance
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF ESPERANCE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes The Esperance Nyungars
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) The Esperance Nyungars WCD2014/002
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 17
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 622
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ESPERANCE REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ESPERANCE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (SOUTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) O'CONNOR
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) O'CONNOR
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) ESPERANCE - RAVENSTHORPE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ESPERANCE - RAVENSTHORPE - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KALGOORLIE
    PSMA Localities (2018) GRASS PATCH
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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 (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    PSMA Wards (2018) RURAL WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Esperance (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Fraser Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Yilgarn Plateau Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Salmon Gums Plain
    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 Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Other shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Other shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 9738067.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.013075 t/ha
    Potassium 0.035792 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.0687
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.4958
    Endemism 0.017574726
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.017630622
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 812.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.632367 index
    Species Richness 382.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.32350284
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 55.45 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 30.536667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 18.15 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9354197
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.06827494
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.886667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.34 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.290009 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.31464007
    Aridity index - month max 0.7925075
    Aridity index - month min 0.068215914
    Evaporation - annual mean 148.3052 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 9335.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 263.86804 mm
    Evaporation - month min 59.30543 mm
    Evaporation - variability 17.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.17 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 79.22173 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 68.63608 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.29089 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 76.114815 %
    Humidity - month min relative 62.423943 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 62.423943 %
    Precipitation - annual 375.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 395.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 31.945356 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.74936867
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 134.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 67.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.99031985
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.009672116
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 71.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 47.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 138.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 37.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 22.023333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.496667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 23.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.33 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.58 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.33
    Temperature - warmest month min 14.21 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 29.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 21.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 12.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 248.5064 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 397.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 143.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 17.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 58.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 34.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 62.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 50.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 145.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 167.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 210.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 70.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 121.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 112.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 210.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3478.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 280.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 210.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.5220153 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.2596151 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 62152.24 m
    Remoteness index 11.449814
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 31.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 350.0 %
    Runoff - average 36.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.3 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 67.9538
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 83.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.48 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 23.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6384027 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.48042652 %
    Clay % 33.077084 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 40.18 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.31
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.61
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 2.636574
    Water holding capacity 9699.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 71.32567
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.92002 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 108.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 33.291668 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 185.0 m
    Elevation 192.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.691997 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.19873 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2192679 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1953 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 27.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 22.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 40.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 38.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0133 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 38.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.453 NDVI