Occurrence record: 2065b0e2-409d-4d9b-be3b-9e71355ae400

HUMAN_OBSERVATION of Aulacoseira granulata (Ehrenberg) Simonsen recorded on 2011-10-03


Data resource River Murray Phytoplankton Monitoring
Institution Supplied institution code "MDBA"
Basis of record Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Licence CC-BY-Int
Institution id in94
Source ALS
Occurrence status PRESENT
Supplied as present
Occurrence remarks Diatoms


Record date 2011-10-03
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Aulacoseira granulata
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Supplied as "Bacillariophyta"
Class Bacillariophyceae
Supplied as "Coscinodiscophyceae"
Order Aulacoseirales
Family Aulacoseiraceae
Genus Aulacoseira
Species Aulacoseira granulata
Match type exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Ehrenberg) Simonsen
Verbatim taxon rank species


Country Australia
State or territory New South Wales
Supplied as: "NSW"
Locality Yarrawonga
Latitude -36.01140003509054
Supplied as: "-36.0114"
Longitude 145.994
Supplied as: "145.994"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim elevation 114.186
Marine false
Country code AU

Additional properties

data source ALS Global
note name change false
operating authority WaterNSW
other site id 409025WQ
provider site id1 409025
provider site id2 467901
river distance km 1992.0
sampling point id 409025
site lookup MDBA Yarrawonga Weir 409025
site name YARRAWONGA
site name secondary YARRAWONGA
site notes RMWQMP Phyto & WQ site
site start date 1980-03-10T00:00:00
source duration 1980 to Jun2015
source location Melbourne
taxa notes This is a freshwater species.
toxic or potentially toxic false
verbatim decimal latitude -36.0114
verbatim decimal longitude 145.994
verbatim measurement unit Cells/mL
verbatim measurement value 18951.0

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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 - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
Land use Urban intensive uses
Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upper and Middle
Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW8
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Lower Murray Alluvium (deep; Renmark Group and Calivil Formation) (GS27)
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Lower Murray Shallow Alluvium (GS27a)
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW8
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) New South Wales Murray and Lower Darling
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS14
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) New South Wales Murray
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys CENTRAL MURRAY
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones middle
Murray-Darling Basin Wetland Groups Floodplain Wetlands
Murray-Darling Basin Wetlands Lake Mulwala
NRM Regions 2010 Murray
NRM Regions 2014 Murray
NRM Regions 2015 Murray
NRM Regions 2017 Murray
NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Murray
Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by cool burn
Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by cool burn
Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
Area management
National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Murray
Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
IBRA 6 Regions Riverina
IBRA 6 Sub Regions Murray Fans
IBRA 7 Regions Riverina
IBRA 7 Subregions Murray Fans
Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (hot summer)
Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
Australian States and Territories New South Wales
Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Farrer
Local Government Areas 2011 Corowa Shire (A)
Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Corowa
Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 FEDERATION COUNCIL
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Bangerang, Barapa Barapa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wamba Wamba, Weki Weki, Wiradjuri
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Barapa Barapa, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Githabul, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Guwamu (Kooma), Kambuwal, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Maraura, Murrawarri, Mutthi Mutthi, Nari Nari, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wail
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Bangerang, Barkindji, Barapa Barapa, Maljangapa, Maraura, Muthi Muthi, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wamba Wamba, Weki Weki, Wiradjuri
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barkindji, Barapa Barapa, Maljangapa, Maraura, Mutthi Mutthi, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wemba Wemba, Weki Weki, Wiradjuri, Yorta Yorta
NSW Local Land Services Regions Murray
National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Yorta Yorta
Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Yorta Yorta VCD1998/001
PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 6
PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 795
PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) COROWA REGION
PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) UPPER MURRAY EXC. ALBURY
PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MURRAY
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) FARRER
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) FARRER
PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) UPPER MURRAY
PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) UPPER MURRAY
PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) RIVERINA - ORANGE
PSMA Localities (2018) MULWALA
PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 5,000 TO 9,999
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) YARRAWONGA - MULWALA (MULWALA PART)
Statistical Local Areas Corowa Shire (A)
World Country Boundaries Australia
Sensitive Data Layers
Fruit Fly Exclusion Zone - Tri State FFEZ
Geological Regions of Australia Murray Region
Surface Geology of Australia Qa
Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
Physiographic Regions 2011 Riverine Plain
Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
Forests of Australia 2018B Eucalypt Medium Open
IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Urban and built-up
Land cover Native forests and woodlands
NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
Vegetation - condition Transformed
Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

Environmental sampling for this location

Area Management
Natural resource management expenditure 1.4472747E7 $
Area management
Phosphorus 0.022236591 t/ha
Potassium 0.10173983 t/ha
Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6628
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9572
Endemism 0.017971674
Endemism (Non-marine) 0.018533362
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 34100.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 4.6841984 index
Species Richness 918.0 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.45293304
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 36.94 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 35.228333 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 21.83 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1670759
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.1653111
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.81 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.319166 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.399994 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.5423993
Aridity index - month max 1.3656639
Aridity index - month min 0.14014882
Evaporation - annual mean 128.75064 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 11301.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 256.8698 mm
Evaporation - month min 33.68325 mm
Evaporation - variability 18.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.21 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 78.06626 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 63.30133 %
Humidity - month max relative 93.95284 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 79.99015 %
Humidity - month min relative 47.31209 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 47.31209 %
Precipitation - annual 483.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 477.0 mm
Precipitation - annual mean 40.564697 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.19364749
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 144.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 31.814459 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 86.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0841627
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 22.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.08344838
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 97.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 49.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 13.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 147.0 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.0 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 42.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.0 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 21.860834 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.8 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 8.508333 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 27.583252 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.5 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 2.66 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.3 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.2 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.2 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.9 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.82 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.87
Temperature - warmest month min 14.97 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.8 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.9 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 9.7 degrees C
Wind run - annual mean 135.92776 km/day
WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 13.466667 °C
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 539.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 155.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 32.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 107.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 18.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 108.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 56.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 159.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 157.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 278.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 34.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 90.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 128.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 224.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5342.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 312.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 226.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 98.0 degrees C * 10
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.01 degrees
Distance - to coast 2.113575 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.25455844 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 188790.39 m
Remoteness index 1.55
Drainage - average 190.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 155.0 %
Runoff - average 274.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 91.747574 Percentage
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 4.7470317 people/km^2
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 79.44592
ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 77.0 mm
ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.55 Mg/m3
ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 35.0 %
Bulk density 1.5142682 Mg/m^3
Carbon - organic 1.0868222 %
Clay % 51.497456 %
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 13.333333 mm/h
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.46
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.87
Nutrient status 2.0 index
Ph - soil 5.0 ph
Soil depth 1.2 m
Soil pedality 3.9141705
Water holding capacity 23000.0 mm
Water stress index - month max 81.0
Weathering Intensity V2 2.87421 Weathering Intensity Index
Aspect 162.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 20.375 metres
Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 119.0 m
Elevation 129.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.3952779 degrees
Topographic relief 8.7043 m
Topographic slope (%) 0.4505328 %
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3428 EVI
Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 35.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 64.0 % Persistent Vegetation
NDVI Mean 70.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5368 NDVI