Occurrence record: CANB:CANB 728274.1

PreservedSpecimen of Agave vivipara recorded on 2012-03-25

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource CANB AVH data
Institution Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research
Supplied institution code "CANB"
Collection Australian National Herbarium
Supplied collection code "CANB"
Catalogue Number CANB 728274.1
Occurrence ID CANB:CANB:CANB 728274.1
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations sheet
Identified by Waterhouse, B.M.
Collector Waterhouse, B.M.
Collecting number 7996
Reproductive condition sterile
Occurrence remarks Rosette-forming herb with fleshy spine-tipped leaves over a metre long in mature plants. Pale rhizome at base of juvenile plants. Leaf margins with small dark, sharp teeth; becoming less conspicuous on mature leaves. Flowering panicles 3-4 metres tall on some plants. Scattered to dense infestation on north-eastern grassy sand flat adjacent to grave site. Photos [not in CANB]. Collected as part of the Northern Australia Quarantine Strategy.
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2012-03-25
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Agave vivipara
Supplied scientific name "Agave vivipara L."
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Order Asparagales
Family Asparagaceae
Genus Agave
Species Agave vivipara
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 Queensland
Local government area Torres (S)
Locality Tudu Island, Torres Strait.
Habitat Coral cay with grassy leeward margin, dense mangrove zone and linear patches of closed forest. Coralline sandy soil. Growing with Cocos nucifera, Cenchrus elymoides, Josephinia imperatricis, Rhynchosia minima.
Latitude -9.7974999997
Supplied as: "-9.7975000000"
Longitude 142.975
Supplied as: "142.9750000000"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50.0
Georeference protocol unknown
Verbatim coordinates 9,47,51,S,142,58,30,E
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    NRM Regions 2010 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2014 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2015 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Torres Strait
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Torres Strait
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 7 Regions Cape York Peninsula
    IBRA 7 Subregions Cape York-Torres Strait
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 JACKY JACKY CREEK
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Reef
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 14.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Leichhardt
    Local Government Areas 2011 Torres (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Torres
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TORRES SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Yam Islanders/Tudulaig People
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Yam Islanders/Tudulaig People QCD2004/009
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 887
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 946
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TORRES
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEICHHARDT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) KULKALGAL - CENTRAL ISLANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) PORUMA (COCONUT) ISLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TORRES STRAIT
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very 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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Torres (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Surface Geology of Australia unknown
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Great Barrier Reef Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 North Reefs
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.023149075
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.031425428
    Occurrence Density 51.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.2093046 index
    Species Richness 30.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 135377.69 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 8.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.277624 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.61 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.0 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 21.96 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.2658 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.89 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.43 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.62 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.3 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.82 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.44 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.17 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.17 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.726303 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.11430453 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.0499648 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 30.666666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.27250046 degrees