Occurrence record:

HumanObservation of Acanthoceras recorded on 2017-06-26


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


Record date 2017-06-26
Date precision Day


Scientific name Acanthoceras
Supplied scientific name "Acanthoceras_(=Attheya)"
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Supplied as "Bacillariophyta"
Class Bacillariophyceae
Supplied as "Mediophyceae"
Order Chaetocerotales
Family Acanthocerotaceae
Supplied as "Chaetocerotaceae"
Genus Acanthoceras
Supplied as "Attheya"
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type doubtful


Country Australia
State or territory New South Wales
Supplied as: "NSW"
Local government area Corowa Shire (A)
Latitude -36.011
Supplied as: "-36.0114"
Longitude 145.994
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim elevation 114.186

Additional properties

data source Australian Water Quality Centre
laboratory sample code 2017-004-1663
note name change false
operating authority WaterNSW
other site id 409025WQ
provider site id1 409025
provider site id2 467901
result id 40016727
river distance km 1992.0
sample id 4899186
sampling point id 409025
site lookup MDBA Yarrawonga Weir 409025
site name YARRAWONGA
site name secondary YARRAWONGA
site notes RMWQMP Phyto & WQ site
site start date 1980-03-10T00:00:00
source duration 2008 to date
source location Adelaide
taxa notes The genus Attheya consist of small single celled diatoms. Some of these species were earlier regarded to belong to Chaetoceros, or to Gonioceros, the taxonomic status of some of these species are still debated.
toxic or potentially toxic false
verbatim decimal latitude -36.0114
verbatim decimal longitude 145.994
verbatim measurement unit cells/mL
verbatim measurement value 200.0

User flagged issues 

User Assertion Status:

Data quality tests

Test name Result
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
Kingdom not recognised 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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