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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.47503-003

PreservedSpecimen of Melanotaenia fluviatilis | crimson-spotted rainbowfish recorded on 2014-12-04

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalogue Number I.47503-003
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:2213822; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.47503-003
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ichthyology:I.47503-003
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Unmack, Dr Peter - University of Canberra - Institute for Applied Ecology
Identified date 2016-2
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Sampling protocol Seine
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2016-2
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "3";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "3";
Collecting date 2014-12-04
Sampling protocol Seine
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1240722

Taxonomy

Scientific name Melanotaenia fluviatilis
Supplied scientific name "Melanotaenia fluviatilis (Castelnau, 1878)"
Taxon rank species
Common name crimson-spotted rainbowfish
Supplied common name "Murray River Sunfish"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Atheriniformes
Family Melanotaeniidae
Genus Melanotaenia
Species Melanotaenia fluviatilis
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Castelnau, 1878)
Accepted name usage Melanotaenia fluviatilis (Castelnau, 1878)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Walgett (A)
Latitude -29.54729
Longitude 148.57739
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Barwon River at Collarenebri at Gwydir Highway
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.47503] Australia, Australia, New South Wales, Barwon River at Collarenebri at Gwydir Highway (29° 32' 50" S, 148° 34' 39" E) 04/12/2014 - 04/12/2014, Seine, Field Collected - Aquatic";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 148° 34' 38.651" E
Verbatim latitude 29° 32' 50.269" S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2017/11/14
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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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
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upper
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW13
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units New South Wales Great Artesian Basin Surat Shallow (GS34)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) NSW GAB Surat Shallow (GS34)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW12
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Gwydir
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS19
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Gwydir
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys DARLING
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones upper
    NRM Regions 2010 Border Rivers-Gwydir
    NRM Regions 2014 North West NSW
    NRM Regions 2015 North West NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 North West NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North West NSW
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North West NSW
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Darling Riverine Plains
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Castlereagh-Barwon
    IBRA 7 Regions Darling Riverine Plains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Castlereagh-Barwon
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Growth is limited by moisture rather than temperature and the winters are mild. Growth is relatively even through the year
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions GWYDIR RIVER
    Marine
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Parkes
    Local Government Areas 2011 Walgett (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Walgett
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WALGETT SHIRE COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Barkindji, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Guwamu/Kooma, Kambuwal, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Murrawarri, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Wailwan, 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 Barkindji, Murrawarri, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
    NSW Local Land Services Regions North West
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 11
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1804
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WALGETT - LIGHTNING RIDGE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BOURKE - COBAR - COONAMBLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR WEST AND ORANA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PARKES
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PARKES
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WALGETT
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WALGETT - SURROUNDS (INC. NAMOI RESERVE)
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-WESTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) COLLARENEBRI
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARWON
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Walgett (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Surat Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Charleville Tableland
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Open shrublands
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3923430.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.010914 t/ha
    Potassium 0.043484 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4701
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.624
    Endemism 0.005550141
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.005573177
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1792.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.3874097 index
    Species Richness 418.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.25917247
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 62.85 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 39.24917 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 17.66 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.86960465
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.14853816
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.939167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.1925 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.379974 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.24701077
    Aridity index - month max 0.43893135
    Aridity index - month min 0.1376049
    Evaporation - annual mean 194.11015 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 12296.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 334.2904 mm
    Evaporation - month min 70.9 mm
    Evaporation - variability 24.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.1 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.15 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 71.72729 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 55.415485 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.4683 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 67.898506 %
    Humidity - month min relative 46.04419 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 46.04419 %
    Precipitation - annual 499.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 535.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 41.5 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.6737968
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 98.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 25.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 89.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8907563
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 31.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.12149533
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 183.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 78.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 185.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 30.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.885834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.2425 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 29.800018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.79 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.04
    Temperature - warmest month min 19.99 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 157.32457 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 538.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 92.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 22.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 88.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 41.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 206.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 92.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 206.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 197.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 306.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 42.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 118.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5859.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 348.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 269.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 269.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 4.553427 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.14866069 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 249717.53 m
    Remoteness index 9.20463
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 10.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 229.0 %
    Runoff - average 929.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.3 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 40.735474
    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 1.3887589 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.8065895 %
    Clay % 56.733154 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.12857144 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.27
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.44
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 4.0065603
    Water holding capacity 33000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 39.50382
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.72578 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 161.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 22.208334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 135.0 m
    Elevation 142.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.09386384 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.55806 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1953288 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2144 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 38.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 27.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 39.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 34.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.008 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 37.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4246 NDVI