Occurrence record: Sustainable Rivers Audit - 88605-PRG0803-20120330-RIFFLE-2-QD109999

MACHINE_OBSERVATION of SIMULIIDAE Newman, 1834 recorded on 2012-03-30


Data resource Sustainable Rivers Audit
Institution Supplied institution code "MDBA"
Catalogue number 88605-PRG0803-20120330-RIFFLE-2-QD109999
Basis of record Machine observation
Supplied basis "MachineObservation"
Individual count 20
Licence CC-BY-Int
Institution id in94
Establishment means NATIVE
Supplied as native
Occurrence status PRESENT
Sampling protocol Riffle


Record date 2012-03-30
Sampling protocol Riffle
Verbatim event date 30-03-2012
Date precision DAY


Scientific name SIMULIIDAE
Taxon rank family
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Diptera
Family Simuliidae
Match type exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Newman, 1834


Country Australia
State or territory New South Wales
Locality Gwydir
Latitude -30.08
Supplied as: "-30.08"
Longitude 150.42
Supplied as: "150.42"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system decimal degrees
Verbatim locality Gwydir
Minimum elevation in metres -9.0
Maximum elevation in metres -9.0
Location remarks valley=Gwydir; reportingZone=Slopes; aushydroSegmentId=929687
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim elevation -9.0
Verbatim latitude -30.08
Marine false
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 150.42
Verbatim srs EPSG:4326

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Additional political boundaries information

Area Management
Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
Land use Water
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 removed
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 North West NSW
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) 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
River Regions GWYDIR RIVER
Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
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 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
NSW Local Land Services Regions North West
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 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 State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN TABLELANDS
PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
Statistical Local Areas Gwydir (A)
World Country Boundaries Australia
Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
Surface Geology of Australia Dspl
Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
Physiographic Regions 2011 Cunningham Slopes
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) Croplands
Land cover Ephemeral and Permanent Water Features
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 Bare
Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
Vegetation types - present Tussock grasslands

Environmental sampling for this location

Area Management
Natural resource management expenditure 4720312.0 $
Area management
Phosphorus 0.014320074 t/ha
Potassium 0.083330445 t/ha
Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.1959
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.5543
Endemism 4.7994155E-4
Endemism (Non-marine) 4.9263466E-4
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 1136.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 4.8293495 index
Species Richness 212.0 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.36825603
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 70.29 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 56.475834 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 31.52 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1431301
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.14212446
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.456667 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.244166 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.869995 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.422219
Aridity index - month max 0.78521377
Aridity index - month min 0.24563894
Evaporation - annual mean 163.91905 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 16780.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 272.75806 mm
Evaporation - month min 63.155468 mm
Evaporation - variability 17.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.13 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.24 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.1 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 75.33948 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 59.09212 %
Humidity - month max relative 87.90387 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 69.063614 %
Humidity - month min relative 51.733765 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 51.733765 %
Precipitation - annual 732.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 752.0 mm
Precipitation - annual mean 59.38432 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.54347473
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 146.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 41.65296 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 142.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1572194
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 32.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.15619615
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 270.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 91.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 24.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 272.0 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.3 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 29.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.5 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 25.074167 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.9 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 9.428333 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 30.099976 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.8 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 1.57 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 1.7 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.5 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.9 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 10.9 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.57 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.96
Temperature - warmest month min 17.26 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.6 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.9 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 24.8 degrees C
Wind run - annual mean 147.24858 km/day
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 736.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 133.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 37.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 133.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 32.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 270.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 100.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 270.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 175.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 309.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 17.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 155.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5570.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 326.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 245.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 245.0 degrees C * 10
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to coast 2.642139 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 145663.05 m
Remoteness index 6.6160336
Drainage - average 124.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 301.0 %
Runoff - average 1306.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 0.16556291 Percentage
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.6 people/km^2
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 55.54417
ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 124.0 mm
ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.27 Mg/m3
ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 53.0 %
Bulk density 1.5541 Mg/m^3
Carbon - organic 1.3932276 %
Clay % 40.26 %
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 56.25 mm/h
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.43
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.67
Nutrient status 1.95 index
Ph - soil 6.0 ph
Soil depth 0.8 m
Soil pedality 3.056
Water holding capacity 15000.0 mm
Water stress index - month max 70.669235
Weathering Intensity V2 3.35089 Weathering Intensity Index
Aspect 283.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 121.666664 metres
Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 356.0 m
Elevation 361.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.39386415 degrees
Topographic relief 14.12665 m
Topographic slope (%) 0.8101491 %
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3732 EVI
Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 57.0 %
Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 6.0 % Bare Soil
Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 32.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 62.0 % Persistent Vegetation
Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0243 kg C/m^2
Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
NDVI Mean 47.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 5.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6143 NDVI