Occurrence record: d7040623-30c1-42eb-82df-7071ab51b0e5

HUMAN_OBSERVATION of Chlamydomonas recorded on 2010-12-13


Data resource River Murray Phytoplankton Monitoring
Institution Supplied institution code "MDBA"
Basis of record Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Licence CC-BY-Int
Institution id in94
Source ALS
Occurrence status PRESENT
Supplied as present


Record date 2010-12-13
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Chlamydomonas
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Plantae
Supplied as "Viridiplantae"
Phylum Chlorophyta
Class Chlorophyceae
Order Volvocales
Supplied as "Chlamydomonadales"
Family Chlamydomonadaceae
Genus Chlamydomonas
Supplied as "Chlamydomonads"
Match type exactMatch


Country Australia
State or territory New South Wales
Supplied as: "VIC"
Locality Heywoods
Latitude -36.099778035197794
Supplied as: "-36.09977778"
Longitude 147.022361
Supplied as: "147.0223611"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim elevation 153.624
Marine false
Country code AU

Additional properties

data source ALS Global
note name change false
operating authority DELWP, Victoria
other site id 409016A
provider site id1 409016A
provider site id2 467908
river distance km 2223.0
sampling point id 409016
site lookup MDBA Heywoods 409016
site name HEYWOODS
site name secondary HEYWOODS
site notes RMWQMP Phyto & WQ site
site start date 1980-08-20T00:00:00
source duration 1980 to Jun2015
source location Melbourne
taxa notes Chlamydomonas is a genus of green algae consisting of unicellular flagellates, found in stagnant water and on damp soil, in freshwater, seawater, and even in snow as "snow algae"[
toxic or potentially toxic false
verbatim decimal latitude -36.09977778
verbatim decimal longitude 147.0223611
verbatim measurement unit Cells/Ml
verbatim measurement value 200.0

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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
GER Slopes To Summit GER Slopes To Summit
GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
Land use Modified pastures
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 Upper Murray Alluvium (GS46)
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Lachlan Fold Belt MDB (GS20)
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 Reservoir
Murray-Darling Basin Wetlands Hume Reservoir
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 hot burn
Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cultivation
Area management
National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Murray
Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
IBRA 6 Regions NSW South Western Slopes
IBRA 6 Sub Regions Northern Inland Slopes, Upper Slopes
IBRA 7 Regions NSW South Western Slopes
IBRA 7 Subregions Inland Slopes
Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (hot summer)
Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
Australian States and Territories New South Wales
Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Indi
Local Government Areas 2011 Wodonga (RC)
Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Albury
Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WODONGA CITY
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
PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 22
PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1760
PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WODONGA
PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WODONGA - ALPINE
PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) HUME
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) INDI
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) INDI
PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WODONGA
PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WODONGA
PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
PSMA Localities (2018) BONEGILLA
PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) ALBURY - WODONGA
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NORTHERN VICTORIA
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN VICTORIA
PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
Statistical Local Areas Wodonga (RC)
World Country Boundaries Australia
Sensitive Data Layers
Phylloxera Infection Zone - Albury, New South Wales Albury Phylloxera Zone
Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
Physiographic Regions 2011 East Victorian Uplands
Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
Forests of Australia 2018B Other native 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 Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
Vegetation - condition Replaced
Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

Environmental sampling for this location

Area Management
Natural resource management expenditure 1.4472747E7 $
Area management
Phosphorus 0.022090245 t/ha
Potassium 0.3296816 t/ha
Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5328
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2024
Endemism 0.010260198
Endemism (Non-marine) 0.010898811
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 27913.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 4.421062 index
Species Richness 658.0 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.8049877
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 34.8 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 55.293335 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 40.53 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1088649
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.10812646
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.1225 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.115833 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.320007 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.9448102
Aridity index - month max 2.5646918
Aridity index - month min 0.19197606
Evaporation - annual mean 122.95467 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 15578.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 250.03117 mm
Evaporation - month min 31.291534 mm
Evaporation - variability 17.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 81.83276 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 65.16159 %
Humidity - month max relative 93.47696 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 79.74945 %
Humidity - month min relative 50.31069 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 50.31069 %
Precipitation - annual 708.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 743.0 mm
Precipitation - annual mean 61.963257 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.3541873
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 248.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 41.0 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 133.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1463878
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 26.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.14552522
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 140.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 84.38977 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 22.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 252.0 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.4 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 43.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.2 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 21.1425 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.4 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 8.308333 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 27.330505 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.6 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 2.33 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.9 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.7 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.7 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.5 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.44 %
Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.38 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.9
Temperature - warmest month min 14.89 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.5 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.6 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.8 degrees C
Wind run - annual mean 134.79877 km/day
WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 13.566667 °C
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 731.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 240.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 34.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 121.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 27.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 130.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 86.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 242.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 152.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 276.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 31.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 84.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 125.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 220.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 45.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5389.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 307.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 222.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 93.0 degrees C * 10
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to coast 2.00639 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.20124611 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 141175.28 m
Remoteness index 1.1965815
Drainage - average 1393.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 90.0 %
Runoff - average 226.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 0.1724138 Percentage
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 151.94345 people/km^2
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 74.0 mm
ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
Bulk density 1.6357485 Mg/m^3
Carbon - organic 1.247883 %
Clay % 38.09641 %
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 13.125 mm/h
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.63
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
Nutrient status 1.0 index
Ph - soil 4.0 ph
Soil depth 0.9 m
Soil pedality 3.1946108
Water holding capacity 42000.0 mm
Water stress index - month max 81.0
Weathering Intensity V2 3.1527 Weathering Intensity Index
Aspect 265.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 140.91667 metres
Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 157.0 m
Elevation 168.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.17038964 degrees
Topographic relief 39.75089 m
Topographic slope (%) 2.479403 %
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2767 EVI
Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 86.0 %
Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 5.0 % Bare Soil
Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 33.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 62.0 % Persistent Vegetation
Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.064 kg C/m^2
Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 4.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
NDVI Mean 62.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 6.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6263 NDVI