Occurrence record:

HumanObservation of Planctonema recorded on 2003-10-08


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


Record date 2003-10-08
Date precision Day


Scientific name Planctonema
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Viridiplantae
Phylum Chlorophyta
Class Ulvophyceae
Supplied as "Trebouxiophyceae"
Order Ulotrichales
Supplied as "Chlorellales"
Family Ulotrichaceae
Supplied as "Oocystaceae"
Genus Planctonema
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed


Country Australia
State or territory South Australia
Supplied as: "SA"
Local government area Alexandrina (DC)
Locality GOOLWA B
Latitude -35.501717
Longitude 138.782567
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim elevation 2.0

Additional properties

data source Australian Water Quality Centre
laboratory sample code SM303931601
note name change false
operating authority SAWater
other site id A4261034
provider site id1 3127
provider site id2 A4261034
result id -234819
river Lake Alexandrina
river distance km 7.0
sample id -708650
sampling point id 4261034
site description Lake Alexandrina at Upstream Goolwa Barrage
site end date 2016-06-30T00:00:00
site name GOOLWA B
site name secondary GOOLWA B
site notes RMWQMP Phyto & WQ site
site start date 1998-01-21T00:00:00
source duration pre2008
source location Adelaide
taxa notes Planctonema is a genus of green algae.
toxic or potentially toxic false
verbatim decimal latitude -35.501717
verbatim decimal longitude 138.782567
verbatim measurement unit cells/mL
verbatim measurement value 15000.0

User flagged issues 

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Data quality tests

Test name Result
Kingdom not recognised Failed
Coordinates converted to WGS84 Warning
Basis of record not supplied Passed
Basis of record badly formed Passed
Invalid collection date Passed
Incomplete collection date Passed
First of the month Passed
Data are generalised Passed
Name not supplied Passed
Name not recognised Passed
Invalid scientific name Passed
Name not in national checklists Passed
Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Passed
Unrecognized geodetic datum Passed
Decimal latitude/longitude conversion failed Passed
Altitude out of range Passed
Altitude value non-numeric Passed
Altitude value supplied in feet Passed
Coordinates are transposed Passed
Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
Zero latitude Passed
Zero longitude Passed
Supplied country not recognised Passed
Location not supplied Passed
Country inferred from coordinates Passed
Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
Coordinates centre of country Passed
Missing geodetic datum Passed
Coordinates dont match supplied state Passed
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