Occurrence record: BRI AQ0596543

Preserved specimen of Agave americana L. | Century Plant recorded on 1995-04-17
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Dataset

Data partner Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource BRI AVH Data and Images
Institution code Queensland Department of Environment and Science
Supplied institution code "BRI"
Collection Queensland Herbarium
Supplied collection code "Herbrecs"
Catalog number BRI AQ0596543
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRI:Herbrecs:0596543
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Sheet
Collector 1.  Lepschi, B.J.   2.  Lally, T.R.  
Supplied as "Lepschi, B.J.;Lally, T.R."
Record number 1831
Associated Occurrence Status Asserted duplicates
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Occurrence remarks Leaves straight.
Date identified 2001-07-01

Event

Occurrence date 1995-04-17
Event remarks Small, suckering clump.
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Higher classification Plantae | Viridaeplantae | Streptophyta | Equisetopsida | Magnoliidae | Lilianae | Asparagales | Agavaceae | Agave | americana
Scientific name Agave americana
Supplied scientific name "Agave americana var. americana"
Identified to rank species
Supplied as "variety"
Common name Century Plant
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Asparagales
Family Asparagaceae
Supplied as "Agavaceae"
Genus Agave
Species Agave americana
Name match metric exactMatch
Infraspecific epithet americana
Scientific name authorship L.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Western Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Locality Ca. 8.5km W of Merredin on road to Kellerberrin.
Habitat
Supplied as "Pale red-brown gravelly loam. On road verge adjacent water pipeline. With Eragrostis sp., Atriplex sp., Oxalis sp., Schinus molle and other weeds."
Latitude -31.55709
Supplied as: "-31.5570897962"
Longitude 118.193141
Supplied as: "118.1931408122"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 2000.0
Georeference protocol Hrb Convert
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 3424d4a5-fca1-44be-b386-8ff5a1b0776a
    Data Resource Western Australian Herbarium (PERTH) AVH data
    Raw Scientific Name Agave americana L.
    Coordinates -31.55,118.183333
    Related records
    Record UUID ea59eace-a071-4672-b49b-27cc329a71a0
    Data Resource BRI AVH Data and Images
    Raw Scientific Name Agave americana var. americana
    Coordinates -31.55709,118.193141

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    NRM Regions 2010 Avon
    NRM Regions 2017 Avon River Basin
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Avon River Basin
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Avon Wheatbelt
    IBRA 7 Regions Avon Wheatbelt
    IBRA 7 Subregions Merredin
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South West Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SWAN COAST-AVON RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions South-West
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Local Government Areas 2011 Merredin (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Merredin
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF MERREDIN
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 397
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MERREDIN
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WHEAT BELT - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - WHEAT BELT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAMPION
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MERREDIN
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH-WESTERN WA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) AGRICULTURAL REGION
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    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 Private Freehold
    Vegetation types - native Low closed forests and closed shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Low closed forest and tall closed shrubland

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Occurrence Density 213.0 frequency
    Species Richness 102.0 frequency
    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 320.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 128.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 46.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 56.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 133.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 34.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.86
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.9 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 18.041666 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.24
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.57
    Elevation 310.0 m