Occurrence record:

HumanObservation of Actinastrum recorded on 1988-03-29

Dataset

Data resource River Murray Phytoplankton Monitoring
Basis of record Human observation
Licence CC-BY-Int
Source ALS_OLDDB
Institution code MDBA
Occurrence status present
Institution id in94
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 1988-03-29
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Actinastrum
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Viridiplantae
Phylum Chlorophyta
Class Chlorophyceae
Order Chlorococcales
Family Radiococcaceae
Supplied as "Scenedesmaceae"
Genus Actinastrum
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or territory New South Wales
Supplied as: "VIC"
Local government area Wakool (A)
Locality SWAN HILL
Latitude -35.3276338
Supplied as: "-35.32763381"
Longitude 143.5641798
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim elevation 68.132

Additional properties

data source ALS Global old database
note name change false
operating authority DELWP, Victoria
other site id 409204C
provider site id1 409204C
provider site id2 467906
river RIVER MURRAY
river distance km 1402.0
sampling point id 409204
site description MURRAY RIVER @ SWAN HILL
site lookup Swan Hill 409204C
site name SWAN HILL
site name secondary SWAN HILL
site notes RMWQMP Phyto & WQ site
site start date 1980-02-11T00:00:00
source duration 1980 to July 1992
source location Melbourne
taxa notes In taxonomy, Actinastrum is a genus of green algae, specifically of the class Chlorophyceae
toxic or potentially toxic false
verbatim decimal latitude -35.32763381
verbatim decimal longitude 143.5641798
verbatim measurement unit cells/ml
verbatim measurement value 410.0

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Additional political boundaries information

Area Management
Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 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 Irrigated pastures and cropping
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
Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by cool burn
Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
Area management
National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Murray
Biodiversity
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) Populated croplands
Climate
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
Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
Hydrology
Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
River Regions MURRAY RIVERINA
Marine
Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
Political
ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
Australian States and Territories New South Wales
Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Farrer
Indigenous Land Use Agreements Low Impact Exploration and Exploration - Wamba Wamba, Barapa Barapa, & Wadi Wadi Peoples
Local Government Areas 2011 Wakool (A)
Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Wakool
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) MURRAY DOWNS
PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (NSW)
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MURRAY-DARLING
PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
PSMA Wards (2018) CENTRAL WARD
Statistical Local Areas Wakool (A)
World Country Boundaries Australia
Sensitive Data Layers
Fruit Fly Exclusion Zone - Tri State FFEZ
Substrate
Geological Regions of Australia Murray Region
Surface Geology of Australia Qa
Topography
Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
Physiographic Regions 2011 Riverine Plain
Vegetation
Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Other native 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 Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
Vegetation - condition Transformed
Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

Environmental sampling for this location

Area Management
Natural resource management expenditure 1.4556061E7 $
Area management
Phosphorus 0.018774156 t/ha
Potassium 0.19242133 t/ha
Biodiversity
Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6723
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9358
Endemism 0.021612555
Endemism (Non-marine) 0.022626022
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 27114.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 4.080227 index
Species Richness 1021.0 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
Climate
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.25479305
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 40.9 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 23.476665 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 15.93 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2300608
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.22652525
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 24.639166 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.508333 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.639984 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.31493595
Aridity index - month max 0.7284768
Aridity index - month min 0.0843531
Evaporation - annual mean 138.28735 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 8107.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 260.80844 mm
Evaporation - month min 40.4 mm
Evaporation - variability 19.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.14 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 77.29267 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 61.256004 %
Humidity - month max relative 93.3938 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 77.11145 %
Humidity - month min relative 47.32358 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 47.32358 %
Precipitation - annual 328.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 324.0 mm
Precipitation - annual mean 27.409477 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.22218417
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 96.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 21.0 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 58.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1125
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 22.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.11111111
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 63.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 35.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 9.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 101.0 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.7 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 41.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.8 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 22.609167 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.4 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 9.054167 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 27.100006 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.8 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 3.39 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.5 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.0 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.9 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.3 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.99 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.78
Temperature - warmest month min 15.09 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.3 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.0 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.4 degrees C
Wind run - annual mean 188.66055 km/day
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 365.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 103.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 20.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 69.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 20.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 69.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 40.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 111.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 163.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 274.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 39.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 99.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 227.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5009.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 313.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 227.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
Distance
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to coast 2.839894 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.12727922 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 274886.38 m
Remoteness index 3.2829108
Hydrology
Drainage - average 5.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 123.0 %
Runoff - average 46.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 1.5936255 Percentage
Social
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 466.78766 people/km^2
Substrate
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 48.406784
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 1.4127716 Mg/m^3
Carbon - organic 1.6237357 %
Clay % 56.323204 %
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 1.0 mm/h
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.29
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.57
Nutrient status 2.0 index
Ph - soil 6.0 ph
Soil depth 1.4 m
Soil pedality 3.9346225
Water holding capacity 19000.0 mm
Water stress index - month max 57.616447
Weathering Intensity V2 4.03587 Weathering Intensity Index
Topography
Aspect 94.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 15.458333 metres
Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 63.0 m
Elevation 64.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.446185 degrees
Topographic relief 2.630127 m
Topographic slope (%) 0.2775223 %
Vegetation
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2365 EVI
Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 36.0 %
Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 23.0 % Bare Soil
Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 41.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 36.0 % Persistent Vegetation
Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0125 kg C/m^2
Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
NDVI Mean 60.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 6.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.496 NDVI