Occurrence record: PERTH 4402863

PreservedSpecimen of Agave americana recorded on 1996-01-21

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 4402863
Occurrence ID PERTH:PERTH:PERTH 4402863
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by B.J. Lepschi
Collector Lepschi, B.J.|Lally, T.R.
Supplied as "Lepschi, B.J. | Lally, T.R."
Collecting number 2480
Occurrence remarks Leaves mostly straight at apex, bluish-green, inflorescences to c. 8 m tall, some only to 1.8 m (on young plants). Flowers with little evident nectar, no odour. Floral tube and lobes light green, filaments, style and anthers inconspicuously mottled witih brownish-purple, stigma pale green. Abundance: clump of plants locally reproducing from original plantings. Red Wattlebirds and Brown Honeyeaters feeding on nectar.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present

Event

Collecting date 1996-01-21
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 21 Jan 1996

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 Victoria Plains (S)
Locality Mogumber railway siding, c. 20 km WSW of New Norcia
Habitat Red-brown gravelly loam.
Latitude -31.0376569592
Supplied as: "-31.0376569600"
Longitude 116.0445225
Supplied as: "116.0445225000"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Verbatim locality Mogumber railway siding, c. 20 km WSW of New Norcia
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 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southwestern Australia Forests and Scrub
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Cropping
    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) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble removed
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Agricultural Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southwestern Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Jarrah Forest
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Northern Jarrah Forest
    IBRA 7 Regions Jarrah Forest
    IBRA 7 Subregions Northern Jarrah Forest
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southwest Australia Woodlands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: distinctly dry summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South West Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MOORE-HILL RIVERS
    River Regions MOORE-HILL RIVERS
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions South-West
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Houtman
    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 Durack
    Local Government Areas 2011 Victoria Plains (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Victoria Plains
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF VICTORIA PLAINS
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 24
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 583
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MOORA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WHEAT BELT - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - WHEAT BELT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MOORA - CHITTERING
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GINGIN - DANDARAGAN - CHITTERING
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH-WESTERN WA
    PSMA Localities (2018) MOGUMBER
    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 (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) AGRICULTURAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MOORE, AG
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    PSMA Wards (2018) WEST WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Victoria Plains (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Yilgarn Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Yilgarn Plateau Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Darling Range
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 5849830.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.014632943 t/ha
    Potassium 0.03277082 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.2672
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.1901
    Endemism 0.019434122
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.019512612
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2977.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.3630333 index
    Species Richness 907.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.41173324
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 68.87 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 38.536667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 8.5 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.74488264
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.337963
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 26.34 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.684167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 26.940002 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.5040336
    Aridity index - month max 1.6871166
    Aridity index - month min 0.025703182
    Evaporation - annual mean 181.46922 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 12351.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 350.15118 mm
    Evaporation - month min 65.2 mm
    Evaporation - variability 13.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.28 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 74.97992 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 63.08812 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.786804 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.68938 %
    Humidity - month min relative 51.445927 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 51.445927 %
    Precipitation - annual 532.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 490.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 44.87401 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -3.5720425
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 245.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 35.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.74590164
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 77.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.33695653
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 38.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 110.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 262.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 35.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 24.331667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.231667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 26.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 27.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 6.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.67 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.67
    Temperature - warmest month min 16.98 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 12.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 190.61748 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 557.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 304.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 10.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 34.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 79.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 38.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 112.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 304.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 181.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 265.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 69.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 123.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 129.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 243.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4823.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 334.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 246.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 123.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.6324555 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.06 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 58075.375 m
    Remoteness index 5.395254
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 201.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 156.0 %
    Runoff - average 9.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.4072387 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 98.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.45 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 14.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6326 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.63645023 %
    Clay % 23.18 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 65.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.4
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.94
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 25540.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.88654 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 243.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 100.958336 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 176.0 m
    Elevation 182.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.38478526 degrees
    Topographic relief 17.58197 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.05733 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1956 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 28.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 4.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 65.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 31.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0095 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 47.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3513 NDVI