Occurrence record: Sustainable Rivers Audit - 87592-PRG0801-20120320-BLV-1-CRASTE

MachineObservation of Craterocephalus fulvus | Tawny Hardyhead recorded on 2012-03-20


Data resource Sustainable Rivers Audit
Catalogue number 87592-PRG0801-20120320-BLV-1-CRASTE
Basis of record Machine observation
Individual count 1
Licence CC-BY-Int
Sampling protocol Large Electrofishing Boat
Establishment means native
Institution code MDBA
Occurrence status present
Institution id in94
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Record date 2012-03-20
Sampling protocol Large Electrofishing Boat
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 20-03-2012


Scientific name Craterocephalus fulvus
Supplied scientific name "Craterocephalus stercusmuscarum fulvus"
Taxon rank species
Common name Tawny Hardyhead
Supplied common name "Unspecked hardyhead"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Atheriniformes
Family Atherinidae
Genus Craterocephalus
Species Craterocephalus fulvus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or territory New South Wales
Local government area Tamworth Regional (A)
Locality Namoi
Latitude -31.06
Longitude 151.07
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system decimal degrees
Verbatim locality Namoi
Minimum elevation in metres -9.0
Maximum elevation in metres -9.0
Location remarks valley=Namoi; reportingZone=Upland
Coordinate precision Unknown
Verbatim srs EPSG:4326
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim elevation -9.0
Verbatim longitude 151.07
Verbatim latitude -31.06

Additional properties

biomass 1.3937561511993408
individual measurements [ {"length":56, "weight":1.3937562} ]

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Additional political boundaries information

Area Management
Fallow practice - dominant (area) Equal less than 3 and 3-9 months
Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
Land use Irrigated pastures and cropping
Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upland
Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW14
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Peel Valley Alluvium (GS40)
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Peel Valley Alluvium (GS40)
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW14
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Namoi
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS21
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Namoi
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys NAMOI
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones upland
NRM Regions 2010 Namoi
NRM Regions 2014 North West NSW
NRM Regions 2015 North West NSW
NRM Regions 2017 North West NSW
NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North West NSW
Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
Stubble practice - dominant (number) Ploughed = intact
Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
Tillage practice - dominant (number) None = other cultivations
Area management
National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North West NSW
Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
IBRA 6 Regions Nandewar
IBRA 6 Sub Regions Peel
IBRA 7 Regions Nandewar
IBRA 7 Subregions Peel
Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
Agroclimatic classification of Australia Most plant growth in summer, although summers are moisture limiting. Temperature limits growth in winter
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
River Regions NAMOI RIVER
Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
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 New England
Local Government Areas 2011 Tamworth Regional (A)
Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Tamworth Regional - Pt A
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
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 Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
NSW Local Land Services Regions North West
PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 30
PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 6017
PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TAMWORTH REGION
PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TAMWORTH - GUNNEDAH
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) NEW ENGLAND
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) NEW ENGLAND
PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TAMWORTH
PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TAMWORTH - SURROUNDS
PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-EASTERN NSW
PSMA Localities (2018) KOOTINGAL
PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TAMWORTH
PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
Statistical Local Areas Tamworth Regional (A) - Pt A
World Country Boundaries Australia
Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
Surface Geology of Australia Qa
Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
Physiographic Regions 2011 Tenterfield Plateau
Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Other native forest
IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Croplands
Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
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 - condition Transformed
Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

Environmental sampling for this location

Area Management
Natural resource management expenditure 3910963.0 $
Area management
Phosphorus 0.020191 t/ha
Potassium 0.075833 t/ha
Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6943
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.7202
Endemism 0.004949662
Endemism (Non-marine) 0.005404315
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 8629.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 5.449312 index
Species Richness 818.0 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.35546324
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 65.37 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 52.814167 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 33.11 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.4070673
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.40375695
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.7525 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.508333 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 30.040009 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.44048926
Aridity index - month max 0.7906303
Aridity index - month min 0.2676035
Evaporation - annual mean 148.24599 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 16184.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 251.395 mm
Evaporation - month min 58.18143 mm
Evaporation - variability 16.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.12 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.26 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 77.20468 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 60.97112 %
Humidity - month max relative 87.69934 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 71.41301 %
Humidity - month min relative 52.164104 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 52.164104 %
Precipitation - annual 731.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 694.0 mm
Precipitation - annual mean 57.58676 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.5859744
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 140.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 40.0 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 126.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3273438
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 28.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.32488123
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 232.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 88.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 20.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 242.0 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.2 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 30.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.9 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 23.326666 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.7 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 9.226666 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 27.492767 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 30.0 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 2.36 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 1.8 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.8 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.0 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.0 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.43 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.85
Temperature - warmest month min 15.95 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.7 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.4 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 22.4 degrees C
Wind run - annual mean 140.4161 km/day
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 695.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 128.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 36.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 124.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 34.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 247.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 105.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 255.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 163.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 283.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 19.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 94.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 141.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5161.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 302.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 227.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 215.0 degrees C * 10
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to coast 1.764086 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.09433981 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 93247.62 m
Remoteness index 1.9928697
Drainage - average 28.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 248.0 %
Runoff - average 32.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 87.4 people/km^2
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 54.705395
ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 58.0 mm
ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 8.0 %
Bulk density 1.2165687 Mg/m^3
Carbon - organic 1.2954402 %
Clay % 38.39216 %
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.43
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.64
Nutrient status 2.4 index
Ph - soil 6.0 ph
Soil depth 0.8 m
Soil pedality 3.6147058
Water holding capacity 64000.0 mm
Water stress index - month max 68.14404
Weathering Intensity V2 2.4434 Weathering Intensity Index
Aspect 221.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 291.45834 metres
Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 418.0 m
Elevation 426.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.7056295 degrees
Topographic relief 36.31348 m
Topographic slope (%) 2.368686 %
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5158 EVI
Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 57.0 %
Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 17.0 % Bare Soil
Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 20.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 63.0 % Persistent Vegetation
Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0226 kg C/m^2
Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
NDVI Mean 50.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 6.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.723 NDVI