Occurrence record: Sustainable Rivers Audit - 68717-PRG0401-20080317-EDGE-1-QD079999

MACHINE_OBSERVATION of CULICIDAE Meigen, 1818 recorded on 2008-03-17


Data resource Sustainable Rivers Audit
Institution Supplied institution code "MDBA"
Catalogue number 68717-PRG0401-20080317-EDGE-1-QD079999
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 2008-03-17
Sampling protocol Edge
Verbatim event date 17-03-2008
Date precision DAY


Scientific name CULICIDAE
Taxon rank family
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Diptera
Family Culicidae
Match type exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Meigen, 1818


Country Australia
State or territory New South Wales
Locality Castlereagh
Latitude -31.48
Supplied as: "-31.48"
Longitude 148.97
Supplied as: "148.97"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system decimal degrees
Verbatim locality Castlereagh
Minimum elevation in metres 453.0
Maximum elevation in metres 453.0
Location remarks valley=Castlereagh; reportingZone=Upland; aushydroSegmentId=971741
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim elevation 453.0
Verbatim latitude -31.48
Marine false
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 148.97
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 Gunnedah-Oxley Basin MDB (GS17)
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 upland
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) Other cultivation
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 Brigalow Belt South
IBRA 6 Sub Regions Pilliga
IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt South
IBRA 7 Subregions Pilliga
Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
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 Unclassified
Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
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 Gilgandra (A)
Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Gilgandra
Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GILGANDRA 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) 4
PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 594
PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GILGANDRA
PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DUBBO
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) GILGANDRA
PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GILGANDRA
PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) DUBBO
PSMA Localities (2018) TOORAWEENAH
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) BARWON
PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
Statistical Local Areas Gilgandra (A)
World Country Boundaries Australia
Geological Regions of Australia Surat Region
Surface Geology of Australia Cza
Physiographic Provinces of Australia Macquarie Uplands Province
Physiographic Regions 2011 Warrumbungle Peaks
Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
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 Leasehold
Vegetation - condition Transformed
Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
Vegetation types - present Tussock grasslands

Environmental sampling for this location

Area Management
Natural resource management expenditure 6439354.0 $
Area management
Phosphorus 0.01586 t/ha
Potassium 0.020519 t/ha
Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9497
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.278
Endemism 0.003345726
Endemism (Non-marine) 0.003541753
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 2513.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 5.189519 index
Species Richness 380.0 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.36073264
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 59.6 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 48.9525 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 31.2 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.98579794
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.014303099
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.355833 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.180833 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 29.910004 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.40708435
Aridity index - month max 0.8819696
Aridity index - month min 0.19268638
Evaporation - annual mean 159.9481 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 15878.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 292.41153 mm
Evaporation - month min 52.54571 mm
Evaporation - variability 21.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.19 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 77.16595 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 71.95032 %
Humidity - month max relative 92.096054 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.68714 %
Humidity - month min relative 62.146965 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 62.146965 %
Precipitation - annual 606.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 657.0 mm
Precipitation - annual mean 50.60237 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.31316084
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 144.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 41.0 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 142.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0530188
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 21.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.05263873
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 202.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 75.14271 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 21.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 205.0 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.2 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 32.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.4 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 22.88 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.8 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 8.631666 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 29.0 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.9 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 1.17 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.5 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.6 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.9 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 13.2 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.06 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.96
Temperature - warmest month min 16.22 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.4 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.0 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 23.4 degrees C
Wind run - annual mean 157.98381 km/day
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 674.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 143.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 40.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 137.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 25.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 227.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 94.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 227.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 164.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 301.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 16.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 90.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 144.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5603.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 317.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 234.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 234.0 degrees C * 10
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to coast 3.093622 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.65802735 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 160129.77 m
Remoteness index 7.2385726
Drainage - average 55.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 192.0 %
Runoff - average 495.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.9 people/km^2
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 50.516514
ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 180.0 mm
ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.0 Mg/m3
ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 23.0 %
Bulk density 1.3324758 Mg/m^3
Carbon - organic 0.7989622 %
Clay % 36.417477 %
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 140.0 mm/h
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.43
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.72
Nutrient status 1.3 index
Ph - soil 6.0 ph
Soil depth 1.3 m
Soil pedality 2.5082524
Water holding capacity 36000.0 mm
Water stress index - month max 58.113674
Weathering Intensity V2 3.22844 Weathering Intensity Index
Aspect 141.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 267.83334 metres
Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 468.0 m
Elevation 487.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.690029 degrees
Topographic relief 28.40125 m
Topographic slope (%) 1.574323 %
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4058 EVI
Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 42.0 %
Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 34.0 % Bare Soil
Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 23.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 43.0 % Persistent Vegetation
Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0233 kg C/m^2
Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
NDVI Mean 56.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 6.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.841 NDVI