Occurrence record: Sustainable Rivers Audit - 71047-PRG0602-20100317-EDGE-2-QD099999

MACHINE_OBSERVATION of CERATOPOGONIDAE Newman, 1834 recorded on 2010-03-17


Data resource Sustainable Rivers Audit
Institution Supplied institution code "MDBA"
Catalogue number 71047-PRG0602-20100317-EDGE-2-QD099999
Basis of record Machine observation
Supplied basis "MachineObservation"
Individual count 3
Licence CC-BY-Int
Institution id in94
Establishment means NATIVE
Supplied as native
Occurrence status PRESENT
Sampling protocol Edge


Record date 2010-03-17
Sampling protocol Edge
Verbatim event date 17-03-2010
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 Castlereagh
Latitude -30.84
Supplied as: "-30.84"
Longitude 148.78
Supplied as: "148.78"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system decimal degrees
Verbatim locality Castlereagh
Minimum elevation in metres 220.0
Maximum elevation in metres 220.0
Location remarks valley=Castlereagh; reportingZone=Slopes; aushydroSegmentId=951145
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim elevation 220.0
Verbatim latitude -30.84
Marine false
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 148.78
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 3-9 months
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
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 GW13
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Gunnedah-Oxley Basin MDB (GS17)
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW11
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Macquarie-Castlereagh
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS20
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Macquarie���Castlereagh
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys CASTLEREAGH
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones slopes
NRM Regions 2010 Central West
NRM Regions 2014 Central West
NRM Regions 2015 Central West
NRM Regions 2017 Central West
NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Central West
Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
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 Central West
Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
IBRA 6 Regions Darling Riverine Plains
IBRA 6 Sub Regions Castlereagh-Barwon
IBRA 7 Regions Darling Riverine Plains
IBRA 7 Subregions Castlereagh-Barwon
Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote 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) Subtropical: no dry season
Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
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 Coonamble (A)
Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Coonamble
Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COONAMBLE SHIRE COUNCIL
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Barkindji, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Guwamu/Kooma, Kambuwal, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Murrawarri, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Wailwan, 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 Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Wailwan, Wiradjuri
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Wailwan, Wiradjuri
NSW Local Land Services Regions Central West
PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1179
PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) COONAMBLE
PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BOURKE - COBAR - COONAMBLE
PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR WEST AND ORANA
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PARKES
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PARKES
PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) COONAMBLE
PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) COONAMBLE - SURROUNDS
PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-WESTERN NSW
PSMA Localities (2018) URAWILKIE
PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Remote Australia
PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARWON
PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
Statistical Local Areas Coonamble (A)
World Country Boundaries Australia
Geological Regions of Australia Surat Region
Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
Physiographic Regions 2011 Upper Darling Plains
Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Tall Open
Land cover Native forests and woodlands
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 Replaced
Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
Vegetation types - present Unknown/no data

Environmental sampling for this location

Area Management
Natural resource management expenditure 6439354.0 $
Area management
Phosphorus 0.018603 t/ha
Potassium 0.020484 t/ha
Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4492
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.5331
Endemism 4.3623522E-4
Endemism (Non-marine) 4.4881468E-4
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 83.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 4.0680914 index
Species Richness 63.0 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.283733
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 60.63 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 39.928333 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 23.98 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.99678123
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.0032012037
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.115 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.1625 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.829987 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.29913494
Aridity index - month max 0.5967742
Aridity index - month min 0.14455889
Evaporation - annual mean 178.8376 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 11446.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 318.2094 mm
Evaporation - month min 62.0 mm
Evaporation - variability 19.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.17 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 74.383644 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 62.057365 %
Humidity - month max relative 89.465385 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 74.36091 %
Humidity - month min relative 52.185226 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 52.185226 %
Precipitation - annual 520.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 540.0 mm
Precipitation - annual mean 43.666668 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.4351852
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 115.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 32.0 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 109.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0666667
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 24.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.0661157
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 168.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 69.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 17.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 175.0 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.7 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 32.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.1 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 25.31 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.2 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 10.5825 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 29.899994 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.9 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 2.67 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.2 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.3 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.7 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.5 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.49 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.09
Temperature - warmest month min 18.39 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.0 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.8 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 24.9 degrees C
Wind run - annual mean 157.73376 km/day
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 576.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 111.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 34.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 110.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 28.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 199.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 84.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 199.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 183.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 302.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 33.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 107.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 144.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 119.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5736.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 335.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 254.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 254.0 degrees C * 10
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to coast 3.636317 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.10630146 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 203706.22 m
Remoteness index 7.648424
Drainage - average 42.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 232.0 %
Runoff - average 986.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.4 people/km^2
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 49.683327
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 1.608587 Mg/m^3
Carbon - organic 0.7222111 %
Clay % 46.17527 %
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 9.0 mm/h
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.31
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.54
Nutrient status 1.4 index
Ph - soil 6.0 ph
Soil depth 0.9 m
Soil pedality 3.6195652
Water holding capacity 26000.0 mm
Water stress index - month max 53.709675
Weathering Intensity V2 4.53429 Weathering Intensity Index
Aspect 309.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 20.708334 metres
Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 220.0 m
Elevation 218.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.16682737 degrees
Topographic relief 2.79306 m
Topographic slope (%) 0.1498356 %
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2925 EVI
Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 54.0 %
Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 6.0 % Bare Soil
Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 41.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 53.0 % Persistent Vegetation
Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0172 kg C/m^2
Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
NDVI Mean 36.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5224 NDVI