Occurrence record: 6552a8d4-625a-4d5b-a607-c18ae00a119a

HUMAN_OBSERVATION of Bacillariophyceae recorded on 2012-06-28

Dataset

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

Event

Record date 2012-06-28
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Bacillariophyceae
Supplied scientific name "Centric diatoms"
Taxon rank class
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Supplied as "Bacillariophyta"
Class Bacillariophyceae
Order N/A
Family N/A
Genus N/A
Match type higherMatch
Name type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or territory New South Wales
Supplied as: "NSW"
Locality Merbein
Latitude -34.17327503268922
Supplied as: "-34.17327453"
Longitude 142.082384
Supplied as: "142.0823843"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim elevation 58.0
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country code AU

Additional properties

data source ALS Global
note name change false
operating authority WaterNSW
other site id 414206WQ
provider site id1 414206
provider site id2 467903
river RIVER MURRAY
river distance km 871.0
sampling point id 414206
site description MURRAY RIVER @ MERBEIN
site lookup MDBA Merbein 414206
site name MERBEIN
site name secondary MERBEIN
site notes RMWQMP Phyto & WQ site
site start date 1980-07-07T00:00:00
source duration 1980 to Jun2015
source location Melbourne
taxa notes Diatoms are traditionally divided into two orders; Centric diatoms (Centrales) are radially symmetrical
toxic or potentially toxic false
verbatim decimal latitude -34.17327453
verbatim decimal longitude 142.0823843
verbatim measurement unit Cells/mL
verbatim measurement value 880.0

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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
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
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 slopes
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 ploughed in
Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
Area management
National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North West NSW
Biodiversity
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) Populated croplands
Climate
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
Fire regime niches Unclassified
Hydrology
Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
River Regions GWYDIR RIVER
Marine
Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
Political
ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
Australian States and Territories New South Wales
Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Parkes
Indigenous Land Use Agreements Mildura Marina
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
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 ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NEW ENGLAND AND NORTH WEST
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) UPPER HORTON
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 (NSW)
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN TABLELANDS
PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
PSMA Wards (2018) MILDURA RURAL CITY
Statistical Local Areas Gwydir (A)
World Country Boundaries Australia
Sensitive Data Layers
Fruit Fly Exclusion Zone - Tri State FFEZ
Substrate
Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
Surface Geology of Australia Cspl
Topography
Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
Physiographic Regions 2011 Cunningham Slopes
Vegetation
Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Woody savannas
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 Other tussock grasslands
Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
Vegetation - condition Transformed
Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
Vegetation types - present Tussock grasslands

Environmental sampling for this location

Area Management
Natural resource management expenditure 4720312.0 $
Biodiversity
Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.1959
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.5543
Endemism 9.92409E-4
Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0010025435
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 452.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 5.060421 index
Species Richness 214.0 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
Climate
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.36722156
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 72.09 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 57.469166 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 32.55 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1495321
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.14849497
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.19 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.208333 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.610016 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.43375134
Aridity index - month max 0.8245371
Aridity index - month min 0.24459472
Evaporation - annual mean 163.83806 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 20284.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 273.92252 mm
Evaporation - month min 62.612484 mm
Evaporation - variability 14.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.12 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.25 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.1 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 75.49002 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 59.644627 %
Humidity - month max relative 88.02452 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 69.594215 %
Humidity - month min relative 52.20712 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 52.20712 %
Precipitation - annual 822.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 765.0 mm
Precipitation - annual mean 60.247562 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.47641334
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 151.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 44.0 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 146.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1287677
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 31.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.1279579
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 273.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 91.875145 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 25.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 275.0 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.2 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 29.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.4 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 24.8475 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.7 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 9.305 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 30.0 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.6 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 1.48 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 1.8 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.3 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.7 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 12.8 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.37 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.96
Temperature - warmest month min 17.12 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.4 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.8 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 24.7 degrees C
Wind run - annual mean 147.36913 km/day
WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.395833 °C
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 729.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 131.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 37.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 131.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 33.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 268.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 102.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 268.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 174.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 308.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 17.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 100.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 153.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 100.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5597.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 325.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 244.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 244.0 degrees C * 10
Distance
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to coast 2.669401 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.050990194 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 145977.8 m
Remoteness index 6.6919184
Hydrology
Drainage - average 1007.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 126.0 %
Runoff - average 1706.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
Social
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.6 people/km^2
Substrate
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 56.01748
ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 74.0 mm
ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
Bulk density 1.5967925 Mg/m^3
Carbon - organic 1.1677022 %
Clay % 33.292454 %
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 13.125 mm/h
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.44
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.69
Nutrient status 1.0 index
Ph - soil 5.0 ph
Soil depth 0.9 m
Soil pedality 3.0625787
Water holding capacity 36750.0 mm
Water stress index - month max 74.208336
Weathering Intensity V2 3.36721 Weathering Intensity Index
Topography
Aspect 54.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 296.41666 metres
Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 384.0 m
Elevation 391.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.3075064 degrees
Topographic relief 30.80121 m
Topographic slope (%) 2.053452 %
Vegetation
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3636 EVI
Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 56.0 %
Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 13.0 % Bare Soil
Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 41.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 46.0 % Persistent Vegetation
Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0248 kg C/m^2
Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
NDVI Mean 52.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 6.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5756 NDVI