Occurrence record: SEA-MDBA_AWS-2014-11-05-3-013-1412-Anas superciliosa-Gunbower-Koondrook-Perricoota-Gunbower-Koondrook-Perricoota-13.03-DuBDU-1

HUMAN_OBSERVATION of Anas (Anas) superciliosa Gmelin, 1789 | Grey duck recorded on 2014-11-05


Data resource Murray-Darling Basin waterbird survey
Institution Supplied institution code "MDBA"
Occurrence ID SEA-MDBA_AWS-2014-11-05-3-013-1412-Anas superciliosa-Gunbower-Koondrook-Perricoota-Gunbower-Koondrook-Perricoota-13.03-DuBDU-1
Basis of record Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Licence CC-BY-Int
Institution id in94
Occurrence status PRESENT
Supplied as present


Record date 2014-11-05
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Anas (Anas) superciliosa
Supplied scientific name "Anas superciliosa"
Taxon rank species
Common name Grey duck
Supplied common name "Pacific black Duck"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Anseriformes
Family Anatidae
Genus Anas
Species Anas superciliosa
Match type exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Gmelin, 1789
Verbatim taxon rank species


Country Australia
State or territory New South Wales
Locality Gunbower-Koondrook-Perricoota Gunbower-Koondrook-Perricoota Koondrook-Perricoota Channel
Latitude -35.6952
Supplied as: "-35.6952"
Longitude 144.2197
Supplied as: "144.2197"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Gunbower-Koondrook-Perricoota
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude -35.6952
Marine false
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 144.2197

Additional properties

count type 3
fx group Du
mdba name MDBA_AWS
percent filled 90
proportion 60
replicate count 1
spp code BDU
subwetland name Koondrook-Perricoota Channel
subwetland number 13.03
sum of broods 0
sum of count 2
sum of nest 0
survey program SEA
survey year 2014
verbatim identifier 013
verbatim time 1412
wetland area 60
wetland area surveyed 370
wetland complex Gunbower-Koondrook-Perricoota

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Additional political boundaries information

Area Management
Directory of Important Wetlands Koondrook and Perricoota Forests
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 Forestry
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
NRM Regions 2010 Murray
NRM Regions 2014 Murray
NRM Regions 2015 Murray
NRM Regions 2017 Murray
NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Murray
RAMSAR wetland regions NSW Central Murray State Forests
Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other 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) Wild woodlands
Agroclimatic classification of Australia "Mediterranean" climate, but with drier cooler winters and less growth than Classic "Mediterranean" climate
Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: warm (persistently dry)
Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
Fire regime niches Eucalypt woodland (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 Victoria
Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Farrer
Local Government Areas 2011 Wakool (A)
Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Gannawarra
Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MURRAY RIVER 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
PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 13
PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 518
PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DENILIQUIN 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) CENTRAL MURRAY
PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CENTRAL MURRAY
PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) RIVERINA - ORANGE
PSMA Localities (2018) BARHAM
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) MURRAY-DARLING
PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
Statistical Local Areas Wakool (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, Native forest
Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
Land cover Native forests and woodlands
NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Freshwater, dams, lakes, lagoons or aquatic plants
Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Multiple Use Forest
Vegetation - condition Transformed
Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

Environmental sampling for this location

Area Management
Natural resource management expenditure 1.4472747E7 $
Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5637
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9876
Endemism 9.902599E-4
Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0010184291
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 3420.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 5.387666 index
Species Richness 475.0 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.2880874
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 40.26 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 25.879166 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 18.31 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.138799
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.13687415
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 24.235 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.883333 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 29.109985 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.3636012
Aridity index - month max 0.8578495
Aridity index - month min 0.09897932
Evaporation - annual mean 136.92653 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 8838.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 262.68115 mm
Evaporation - month min 37.8 mm
Evaporation - variability 17.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.15 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 77.97728 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 62.29387 %
Humidity - month max relative 94.18489 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.22985 %
Humidity - month min relative 48.163464 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 48.163464 %
Precipitation - annual 362.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 356.0 mm
Precipitation - annual mean 30.362164 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.20231353
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 108.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 24.0 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 65.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0713029
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 20.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.07051069
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 73.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 38.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 10.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 112.0 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.4 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 41.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.5 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 22.1675 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.9 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 8.665833 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 27.267914 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.2 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 3.01 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.8 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.3 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.1 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.7 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.75 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.81
Temperature - warmest month min 14.76 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.0 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.6 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.4 degrees C
Wind run - annual mean 174.78813 km/day
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 407.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 114.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 21.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 77.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 20.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 77.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 44.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 125.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 159.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 274.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 37.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 94.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 224.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5083.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 311.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 224.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 127.0 degrees C * 10
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to coast 2.259602 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.06 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 234062.22 m
Remoteness index 3.6560402
Drainage - average 6.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 217.0 %
Runoff - average 63.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 22.929935 Percentage
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 3.4039128 people/km^2
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 53.293957
ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 106.0 mm
ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 53.0 %
Bulk density 1.3939999 Mg/m^3
Carbon - organic 1.6539305 %
Clay % 56.3 %
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 1.2857143 mm/h
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.33
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.65
Nutrient status 2.0 index
Ph - soil 6.0 ph
Soil depth 1.3 m
Soil pedality 4.0
Water holding capacity 18000.0 mm
Water stress index - month max 63.824047
Weathering Intensity V2 3.0414 Weathering Intensity Index
Aspect 246.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 9.416667 metres
Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 74.0 m
Elevation 76.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.27858737 degrees
Topographic relief 5.658134 m
Topographic slope (%) 0.4262089 %
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2571 EVI
Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 41.0 %
Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 22.0 % Bare Soil
Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 31.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 47.0 % Persistent Vegetation
Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0183 kg C/m^2
Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
NDVI Mean 55.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 6.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6357 NDVI