Occurrence record:

HumanObservation of Cyanophyceae recorded on 1995-12-12

Dataset

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

Event

Record date 1995-12-12
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cyanophyceae
Supplied scientific name "Other Cyanophyceae"
Taxon rank class
Kingdom Bacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Order N/A
Family N/A
Genus N/A
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or territory New South Wales
Supplied as: "NSW"
Local government area Mildura (RC)
Locality MERBEIN
Latitude -34.1732745
Supplied as: "-34.17327453"
Longitude 142.0823843
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim elevation 58.0

Additional properties

data source ALS Global
note name change false
operating authority WaterNSW
other site id 414206WQ
provider site id1 414206
provider site id2 467903
river RIVER MURRAY
river distance km 871.0
sampling point id 414206
site description MURRAY RIVER @ MERBEIN
site lookup MDBA Merbein 414206
site name MERBEIN
site name secondary MERBEIN
site notes RMWQMP Phyto & WQ site
site start date 1980-07-07T00:00:00
source duration 1980 to Jun2015
source location Melbourne
toxic or potentially toxic false
verbatim decimal latitude -34.17327453
verbatim decimal longitude 142.0823843
verbatim measurement unit Units/ml
verbatim measurement value 30.0

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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
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Australia Mallee and Woodlands
Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
Land use Irrigated horticulture
Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lower
Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW3
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Wimmera-Mallee (groundwater)
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Wimmera-Mallee: Highlands (GS9)
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Wimmera-Mallee: Sedimentary Plain (GS9b)
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW2
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Victorian Murray
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS2
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Victorian Murray
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys CENTRAL MURRAY
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones lower
NRM Regions 2010 Lower Murray Darling
NRM Regions 2014 Western
NRM Regions 2015 Western
NRM Regions 2017 Western
NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Western
Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
Area management
National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Western
Biodiversity
Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
IBRA 6 Regions Riverina
IBRA 6 Sub Regions Robinvale Plains
IBRA 7 Regions Riverina
IBRA 7 Subregions Robinvale Plains
Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Mixed settlements
Climate
Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid climate that is too dry to support field crops. Soil moisture tends to be greatest in winter
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 UPPER MALLEE
Marine
Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
Political
ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
Australian States and Territories New South Wales
Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Mallee
Indigenous Land Use Agreements Mildura Marina
Local Government Areas 2011 Mildura (RC)
Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Wentworth
Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MILDURA RURAL CITY
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Dja Dja Wurrung, Latji Latji, Ngarket, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wamba Wamba, Watjobaluk, Wergaia
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Dja Dja Wurrung, Latji Latji, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wemba Wemba, Watjobaluk, Wergaia
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Barapa Barapa, Barkindji, Dhudhuroa, Latji Latji, Maraura, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wamba Wamba, Weki Weki, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barapa Barapa, Barkindji, Dhudhuroa, Latji Latji, Maraura, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Taungurung, Wadi Wadi, Wemba Wemba, Weki Weki, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 9
PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2065
PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MERBEIN
PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MILDURA
PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTH WEST
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MALLEE
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MALLEE
PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MILDURA
PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MILDURA
PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
PSMA Localities (2018) MERBEIN
PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 1,000 TO 4,999
PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) MILDURA - WENTWORTH
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NORTHERN VICTORIA
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MILDURA
PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) MERBEIN
PSMA Wards (2018) MILDURA RURAL CITY
Statistical Local Areas Mildura (RC) - Pt 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 Qdwr
Topography
Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
Physiographic Regions 2011 Mallee Dunefield
Vegetation
Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
Land cover Horticultural trees and shrubs
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 Other Crown Land
Vegetation - condition Replaced
Vegetation types - native Casuarina forests and woodlands
Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

Environmental sampling for this location

Area Management
Natural resource management expenditure 9453095.0 $
Biodiversity
Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9406
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.0021
Endemism 0.020360406
Endemism (Non-marine) 0.02122544
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 38302.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 4.6823196 index
Species Richness 959.0 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
Climate
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.1569468
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 57.36 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 19.950834 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 10.72 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.4295834
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.4208164
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.659166 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.449166 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.789978 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.21202773
Aridity index - month max 0.47680557
Aridity index - month min 0.06882901
Evaporation - annual mean 158.05757 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 6717.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 290.57516 mm
Evaporation - month min 50.334984 mm
Evaporation - variability 23.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.11 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 75.02529 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 58.670647 %
Humidity - month max relative 90.96833 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 74.2021 %
Humidity - month min relative 45.628117 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 45.628117 %
Precipitation - annual 271.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 275.0 mm
Precipitation - annual mean 22.833334 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.10687023
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 77.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 17.0 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 48.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2096775
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 22.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.20634921
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 64.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 29.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 7.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 84.0 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.4 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 38.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.6 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 23.7925 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.4 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 9.610833 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 27.5 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.9 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 3.77 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.2 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.9 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.0 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.5 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.97 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.79
Temperature - warmest month min 15.57 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.2 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.0 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.6 degrees C
Wind run - annual mean 226.65367 km/day
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 298.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 80.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 20.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 60.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 15.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 65.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 31.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 89.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 170.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 286.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 40.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 104.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 137.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 207.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5144.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 326.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 236.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 139.0 degrees C * 10
Distance
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.01 degrees
Distance - to coast 3.170016 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 237588.06 m
Remoteness index 2.601539
Hydrology
Drainage - average 1.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 171.0 %
Runoff - average 8.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
Social
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 103.51921 people/km^2
Substrate
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 32.745815
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 1.4325069 Mg/m^3
Carbon - organic 1.3646365 %
Clay % 48.81426 %
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 2.3846154 mm/h
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.2
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.4
Nutrient status 1.85 index
Ph - soil 7.0 ph
Soil depth 1.2 m
Soil pedality 3.7546608
Water holding capacity 26250.0 mm
Water stress index - month max 42.99345
Weathering Intensity V2 4.36521 Weathering Intensity Index
Topography
Aspect 64.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 33.666668 metres
Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 40.0 m
Elevation 32.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.1617258 degrees
Topographic relief 13.7248 m
Topographic slope (%) 1.124532 %
Vegetation
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1998 EVI
Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 39.0 %
Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 24.0 % Bare Soil
Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 39.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 37.0 % Persistent Vegetation
Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0123 kg C/m^2
Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
NDVI Mean 37.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3795 NDVI