Occurrence record: Sustainable Rivers Audit - 71581-PRG0602-20100413-EDGE-2-QD099999

MACHINE_OBSERVATION of CERATOPOGONIDAE Newman, 1834 recorded on 2010-04-13


Data resource Sustainable Rivers Audit
Institution Supplied institution code "MDBA"
Catalogue number 71581-PRG0602-20100413-EDGE-2-QD099999
Basis of record Machine observation
Supplied basis "MachineObservation"
Individual count 1
Licence CC-BY-Int
Institution id in94
Establishment means NATIVE
Supplied as native
Occurrence status PRESENT
Sampling protocol Edge


Record date 2010-04-13
Sampling protocol Edge
Verbatim event date 13-04-2010
Date precision DAY


Taxon rank family
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Diptera
Family Ceratopogonidae
Match type exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Newman, 1834


Country Australia
State or territory New South Wales
Locality Gwydir
Latitude -30.19
Supplied as: "-30.19"
Longitude 150.75
Supplied as: "150.75"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system decimal degrees
Verbatim locality Gwydir
Minimum elevation in metres 581.0
Maximum elevation in metres 581.0
Location remarks valley=Gwydir; reportingZone=Upland; aushydroSegmentId=932704
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim elevation 581.0
Verbatim latitude -30.19
Marine false
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 150.75
Verbatim srs EPSG:4326

Additional properties

biomass 0.0

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Additional political boundaries information

Area Management
Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
Land use Modified pastures
Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upland
Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW17
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units New England Fold Belt (GS37)
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) New England Fold Belt MDB (GS37)
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW15
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Gwydir
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS22
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Gwydir
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys GWYDIR
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones upland
NRM Regions 2010 Border Rivers-Gwydir
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 removed
Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 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) Remote rangelands
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 GWYDIR RIVER
Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
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 Parkes
Local Government Areas 2011 Gwydir (A)
Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Gwydir
Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GWYDIR SHIRE COUNCIL
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Bigambul, Githabul, Kambuwal, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Kwiambul, Ngarabal
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) 10
PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1706
PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) INVERELL REGION - WEST
PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) INVERELL - TENTERFIELD
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) NEW ENGLAND
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) NEW ENGLAND
PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) INVERELL - GWYDIR
PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GWYDIR
PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-EASTERN NSW
PSMA Localities (2018) GULF CREEK
PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN TABLELANDS
PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
Statistical Local Areas Gwydir (A)
World Country Boundaries Australia
Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
Surface Geology of Australia SDswb
Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
Physiographic Regions 2011 Cunningham Slopes
Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Cropland/natural vegetation mosaic
Land cover Native forests and woodlands
NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Woodlands
NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open woodlands with a grassy 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 4720312.0 $
Area management
Phosphorus 0.01432 t/ha
Potassium 0.083333 t/ha
Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7402
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.7804
Endemism 0.0014557117
Endemism (Non-marine) 0.00151315
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 2428.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 3.8752472 index
Species Richness 294.0 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.39549115
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 63.56 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 56.326668 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 30.51 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2017161
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.20025982
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.5375 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.720833 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.060028 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.45915973
Aridity index - month max 0.8547874
Aridity index - month min 0.28972337
Evaporation - annual mean 149.77048 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 17719.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 249.92065 mm
Evaporation - month min 57.72938 mm
Evaporation - variability 15.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.11 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.25 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 76.41846 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 60.06913 %
Humidity - month max relative 88.1371 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 69.73384 %
Humidity - month min relative 52.8192 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 52.8192 %
Precipitation - annual 769.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 744.0 mm
Precipitation - annual mean 59.52137 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.5833717
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 138.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 40.0 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 136.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2797203
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 33.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2777778
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 272.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 91.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 24.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 276.0 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.2 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 28.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.4 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 23.1825 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.2 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 8.0575 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 29.12564 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.0 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 0.67 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 0.5 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.0 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.5 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 9.0 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.54 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.92
Temperature - warmest month min 15.55 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.5 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.1 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 22.8 degrees C
Wind run - annual mean 144.7186 km/day
WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.9875 °C
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 763.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 138.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 39.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 138.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 32.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 275.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 109.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 275.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 157.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 302.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 2.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 85.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 151.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 122.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5443.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 304.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 224.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 224.0 degrees C * 10
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to coast 2.297324 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.27294686 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 125861.34 m
Remoteness index 6.665852
Drainage - average 283.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 201.0 %
Runoff - average 696.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.6 people/km^2
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 58.409378
ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 52.0 mm
ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.62 Mg/m3
ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 21.0 %
Bulk density 1.2889796 Mg/m^3
Carbon - organic 1.0845982 %
Clay % 30.90306 %
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 53.333332 mm/h
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.46
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.67
Nutrient status 1.5 index
Ph - soil 6.0 ph
Soil depth 0.7 m
Soil pedality 2.6571429
Water holding capacity 44000.0 mm
Water stress index - month max 76.93086
Weathering Intensity V2 3.63099 Weathering Intensity Index
Aspect 121.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 253.29167 metres
Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 581.0 m
Elevation 588.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.4040396 degrees
Topographic relief 15.26831 m
Topographic slope (%) 0.9254079 %
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3625 EVI
Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 63.0 %
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) 65.0 % Persistent Vegetation
Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0287 kg C/m^2
Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
NDVI Mean 54.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6373 NDVI