Occurrence record: SEA-MDBA_AWS-2015-11-09-3-003-1334-Anas gracilis-Booligal-Booligal wetlands-3.01-DuGTL-1

HUMAN_OBSERVATION of Anas (Nettion) gracilis Buller, 1869 | Grey teal recorded on 2015-11-09


Data resource Murray-Darling Basin waterbird survey
Institution Supplied institution code "MDBA"
Occurrence ID SEA-MDBA_AWS-2015-11-09-3-003-1334-Anas gracilis-Booligal-Booligal wetlands-3.01-DuGTL-1
Basis of record Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Inferred Associated Occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
Licence CC-BY-Int
Institution id in94
Occurrence status PRESENT
Supplied as present
Duplicate status REPRESENTATIVE


Record date 2015-11-09
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Anas (Nettion) gracilis
Supplied scientific name "Anas gracilis"
Taxon rank species
Common name Grey teal
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Anseriformes
Family Anatidae
Genus Anas
Species Anas gracilis
Match type exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Buller, 1869
Verbatim taxon rank species


Country Australia
State or territory New South Wales
Locality Booligal Booligal wetlands Murrumbidgil Swamp
Latitude -33.8758
Supplied as: "-33.8758"
Longitude 144.6337
Supplied as: "144.6337"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Booligal wetlands
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude -33.8758
Marine false
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 144.6337

Additional properties

count type 3
fx group Du
mdba name MDBA_AWS
percent filled 10
proportion 10
replicate count 1
spp code GTL
subwetland name Murrumbidgil Swamp
subwetland number 3.01
sum of broods 0
sum of count 100
sum of nest 0
survey program SEA
survey year 2015
verbatim identifier 003
verbatim time 1334
wetland area 0
wetland area surveyed 0
wetland complex Booligal

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Inferred associated occurrence details

This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

Representative Record
Record UUID 787a8651-18e1-4d2c-a330-396391c213e9
Data Resource
Raw Scientific Name Anas gracilis
Coordinates -33.8758,144.6337
Related records
Record UUID e3998e3b-317a-4c8e-89a3-b350180f924e
Data Resource
Raw Scientific Name Anas gracilis
Coordinates -33.8758,144.6337

Additional political boundaries information

Area Management
Directory of Important Wetlands Lake Merrimajeel/Murrumbidgil Swamp
Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
Fallow practice - dominant (number) Equal less than 3 and 3-9 months
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
Land use Grazing of native pastures
Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lowland
Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW10
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Lower Lachlan Alluvium (GS25)
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Lower Lachlan Alluvium (GS25)
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW10
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Lachlan
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS16
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Lachlan
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys LACHLAN
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones lowland
Murray-Darling Basin Wetland Groups Floodplain Wetlands
Murray-Darling Basin Wetlands Murrumbidgil Swamp
NRM Regions 2010 Lachlan
NRM Regions 2014 Western
NRM Regions 2015 Western
NRM Regions 2017 Western
NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Western
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 Western
Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
IBRA 6 Regions Riverina
IBRA 6 Sub Regions Lachlan
IBRA 7 Regions Riverina
IBRA 7 Subregions Lachlan
Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid climate that is too dry to support field crops. Soil moisture tends to be greatest in winter
Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: warm (persistently dry)
Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
Fire regime niches Chenopod shrubland (semi-arid/arid)
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 Farrer
Local Government Areas 2011 Hay (A)
Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Hay
Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 HAY SHIRE COUNCIL
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Nari Nari, Ngiyampaa, Wiradjuri, Yita Yita
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 Nari Nari, Ngiyampaa, Wiradjuri, Yita Yita
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Nari Nari, Ngiyampaa, Wiradjuri, Yita Yita
NSW Local Land Services Regions Western
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) HAY
PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) LOWER MURRAY
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) BOOLIGAL
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) MURRAY-DARLING
PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
Statistical Local Areas Hay (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 Qt
Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
Physiographic Regions 2011 Riverine Plain
Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a shrubby understorey
Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Multiple Use Forest
Vegetation - condition Modified
Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

Environmental sampling for this location

Area Management
Natural resource management expenditure 6386888.0 $
Area management
Phosphorus 0.031695 t/ha
Potassium 0.096172 t/ha
Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4655
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.7781
Endemism 0.0024384495
Endemism (Non-marine) 0.002555297
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 503.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2193604 index
Species Richness 238.0 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.22710866
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 44.13 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 24.531666 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 15.18 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9120922
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.095046975
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 26.013332 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.7491665 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 30.070007 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.22692144
Aridity index - month max 0.5481236
Aridity index - month min 0.07578721
Evaporation - annual mean 163.86847 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 7687.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 303.4813 mm
Evaporation - month min 49.6 mm
Evaporation - variability 25.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.11 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 74.19298 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 58.92932 %
Humidity - month max relative 91.65307 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 74.20024 %
Humidity - month min relative 46.55106 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 46.55106 %
Precipitation - annual 304.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 329.0 mm
Precipitation - annual mean 25.515577 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.0012138664
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 83.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 22.0 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 73.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9259259
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 16.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.078947365
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 82.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 30.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 9.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 92.0 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.4 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 39.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.0 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 23.805 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.6 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 9.963333 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 28.300018 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 30.3 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 3.29 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.6 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.5 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.1 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.8 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.25 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.96
Temperature - warmest month min 16.78 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.9 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.9 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.3 degrees C
Wind run - annual mean 170.54865 km/day
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 351.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 84.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 22.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 78.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 16.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 81.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 39.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 100.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 173.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 292.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 37.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 137.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 229.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5547.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 329.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 244.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 176.0 degrees C * 10
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to coast 3.979862 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.11 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 282634.78 m
Remoteness index 11.749743
Drainage - average 4.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 211.0 %
Runoff - average 23.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 2.8 Percentage
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.3 people/km^2
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 42.919113
ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 114.0 mm
ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.27 Mg/m3
ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 52.0 %
Bulk density 1.3985877 Mg/m^3
Carbon - organic 0.91931355 %
Clay % 55.844463 %
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.12857144 mm/h
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.24
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.47
Nutrient status 2.0 index
Ph - soil 6.0 ph
Soil depth 1.3 m
Soil pedality 4.043397
Water holding capacity 21500.0 mm
Water stress index - month max 42.08362
Weathering Intensity V2 3.17773 Weathering Intensity Index
Aspect 109.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 6.4166665 metres
Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 84.0 m
Elevation 84.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.15872627 degrees
Topographic relief 0.8939362 m
Topographic slope (%) 0.0773039 %
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.069 EVI
Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 14.0 %
Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 75.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 25.0 % Persistent Vegetation
Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0094 kg C/m^2
Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
NDVI Mean 29.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4565 NDVI