Occurrence record: d95d0998-3087-4394-9c71-b8793e161f3b

HUMAN_OBSERVATION of Aulacoseira distans (Ehrenberg) Simonsen | Diatom recorded on 1987-09-24


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
Occurrence status PRESENT
Supplied as present


Record date 1987-09-24
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Aulacoseira distans
Taxon rank species
Common name Diatom
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Supplied as "Bacillariophyta"
Class Bacillariophyceae
Supplied as "Coscinodiscophyceae"
Order Aulacoseirales
Family Aulacoseiraceae
Genus Aulacoseira
Species Aulacoseira distans
Match type exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Ehrenberg) Simonsen
Verbatim taxon rank species


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 old database
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 July 1992
source location Melbourne
taxa notes This is a freshwater species.
toxic or potentially toxic false
verbatim decimal latitude -36.09977778
verbatim decimal longitude 147.0223611
verbatim measurement unit cells/ml
verbatim measurement value 23.0

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Test name Result
Coordinates converted to WGS84 Warning
Coordinate rounded Warning
Coordinate uncertainty meters invalid Warning
Coordinates dont match supplied state Warning
Ambiguous institution Passed
Basis of record badly formed Passed
Continent country mismatch Passed
Continent derived from coordinates Passed
Continent invalid Passed
Coordinates centre of country Passed
Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
Coordinate accuracy invalid Passed
Coordinate invalid Passed
Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
Coordinate precision uncertainty mismatch Passed
Decimal latitude/longitude conversion failed Passed
Coordinate reprojection suspicious Passed
Coordinates dont match supplied country Passed
Country inferred from coordinates Passed
Country invalid Passed
Country mismatch Passed
Different owner institution Passed
First of the century Passed
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Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Passed
Unrecognized geodetic datum Passed
Georeferenced after occurrence date Passed
Identification date before occurrence date Passed
Institution and Collection mismatch Passed
Institution match fuzzy Passed
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Invalid scientific name Passed
Location not supplied Passed
Missing collection date Passed
Missing geodetic datum Passed
Missing taxon rank Passed
Multimedia date invalid Passed
Multimedia uri invalid Passed
Name not supplied Passed
Occurrence status inferred from basis of record Passed
Occurrence status inferred from individual count Passed
Occurrence status unparsable Passed
Possibly on loan Passed
Latitude is negated Passed
Longitude is negated Passed
Presumed swapped coordinate Passed
Recorded date invalid Passed
Recorded date mismatch Passed
Recorded date unlikely Passed
Sensitivity report invalid Passed
Sensitivity report not loadable Passed
Taxon affinity species Passed
Taxon confer species Passed
Taxon default match Passed
Taxon error Passed
Taxon excluded Passed
Taxon excluded associated Passed
Taxon homonym Passed
Taxon indeterminate species Passed
Taxon match aggregate Passed
Taxon match fuzzy Passed
Taxon match higher rank Passed
Taxon match none Passed
Taxon misapplied Passed
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Taxon parent child synonym Passed
Taxon question species Passed
Resource taxonomic scope mismatch Passed
Taxon species plural Passed
Coordinate precision and uncertainty transposed Passed
Uncertainty not specified Passed
Supplied country not recognised Passed
Kingdom not recognised Passed
Unrecognized collection code Passed
Unrecognized institution code Passed
Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
biosecurityIssue Passed
Suspected outlier Passed
Geospatial issue Passed
Habitat incorrect for species Passed
Taxon misidentified Passed
Taxonomic issue Passed
Temporal issue Passed
userAssertionOther Passed
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Additional political boundaries information

Area Management
GER Slopes To Summit GER Slopes To Summit
Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
NRM Regions 2010 Murray
NRM Regions 2017 Murray
Area management
National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Murray
IBRA 6 Regions NSW South Western Slopes
IBRA 7 Regions NSW South Western Slopes
IBRA 7 Subregions Inland Slopes
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 Victoria
Australian States and Territories New South Wales
Local Government Areas 2011 Wodonga (RC)
Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WODONGA CITY
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 (2018) INDI
PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WODONGA
PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WODONGA
PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN VICTORIA
PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
World Country Boundaries Australia
Sensitive Data Layers
Phylloxera Infection Zone - Albury, New South Wales Albury Phylloxera Zone
Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
Forests of Australia 2018B Other native forest
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 types - native Eucalypt woodlands
Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

Environmental sampling for this location

Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 743.0 mm
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 248.0 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 133.0 mm
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 26.0 mm
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 140.0 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 mean (Bio01) 15.4 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.6 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 - seasonality (Bio04) 1.9
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
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 45.0 %
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.63
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
Elevation 168.0 m