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Occurrence record: DNA Laboratory:Z40530

Material Sample of Emydura macquarii (Gray, 1830) | Macquarie River Turtle recorded on 2012-03-21


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria DNA Laboratory
Supplied collection code "DNA Laboratory"
Catalog number Z40530
Occurrence ID Laboratory:MaterialSample:Z40530
Record type Material Sample
Supplied basis "MaterialSample"
Preparations Tissue|Frozen|Unknown|-196°C
Identified by Ms Katie Howard - Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP)  
Collector Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP)  
Supplied as "Ms Katie Howard - Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP)"
Sex female
Individual count 1
Life stage adult
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC0
Supplied as
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID
Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [Cathedral trap]
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Dataset / Survey name [Katie Howard turtle PhD field work]
Disposition In collection


Dataset / Survey name Katie Howard turtle PhD field work  
Occurrence date 2012-03-21
Supplied date "2012-03-21T00:00:00\2012-03-21T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol Cathedral trap  
Date precision DAY


Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Vertebrata | Reptilia | Anapsida | Testudines | Pleurodira | Chelidae
Scientific name Emydura macquarii
Supplied scientific name "Emydura macquarii macquarii (Gray, 1830)"
Identified to rank species
Supplied as "Subspecies"
Common name Macquarie River Turtle
Supplied common name "Macquarie Turtle"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Testudines
Family Chelidae
Genus Emydura
Species Emydura macquarii
Name match metric exactMatch
Infraspecific epithet macquarii
Scientific name authorship (Gray, 1830)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Supplied as: "Victoria"
Locality Murray River 2 - Yielima bend
Latitude -35.8422
Supplied as: "-35.8422"
Longitude 145.161
Supplied as: "145.161"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Murray River 2 - Yielima bend
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Collector
Georeferenced by Ms Katie Howard - Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP)
Municipality Barmah-Millewa
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

material sample type Tissue
preparation materials Unknown
preparation type Unknown
prepared by Ms Katie Howard - Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP)
preservation temperature -196°C
preservation type Unknown

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 21c5e229-da6e-469d-b421-cd422e334ae9
    Data Resource
    Coordinates -35.842222,145.161472
    Related records
    Record UUID 2b118c1d-6067-4d2f-9fca-eb727b3b5722
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Emydura macquarii macquarii (Gray, 1830)
    Coordinates -35.8422,145.161
    Record UUID a2f36ead-9e83-4753-9ccf-dcd855554b05
    Data Resource
    Coordinates -35.842222,145.161472
    Record UUID 0543920c-ab6c-4977-8e92-c2102a2d02e1
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Emydura macquarii macquarii (Gray, 1830)
    Coordinates -35.8422,145.161
    Record UUID 4cca5aac-b216-4f78-84e8-df0357b66d41
    Data Resource
    Coordinates -35.842222,145.161472
    Record UUID bbcfb563-2f89-4eeb-91dc-dfb636ee1b7d
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Emydura macquarii macquarii (Gray, 1830)
    Coordinates -35.8422,145.161
    Record UUID a0b2bb72-e8d0-45bd-a9c8-f71d4dba96ee
    Data Resource
    Coordinates -35.842222,145.161472
    Record UUID 18f873a7-6ea9-47ed-8bf7-743662a229fe
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Emydura macquarii macquarii (Gray, 1830)
    Coordinates -35.8422,145.161
    Record UUID 3da693db-0ad1-4b66-a069-e5f5580aa760
    Data Resource
    Coordinates -35.842222,145.161472
    Record UUID 9c883231-27c4-4d6b-9247-8cc43b2cb65a
    Data Resource
    Raw Scientific Name Emydura macquarii macquarii
    Coordinates -35.842213,145.161479
    Record UUID d2819524-db25-4c41-88b9-d51eb8da5282
    Data Resource
    Coordinates -35.842222,145.161472

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    NRM Regions 2010 Murray
    NRM Regions 2017 Murray
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Murray
    IBRA 6 Regions Riverina
    IBRA 7 Regions Riverina
    IBRA 7 Subregions Murray Fans
    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 Moira (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Murray
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MOIRA SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Yorta Yorta
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 51
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3559
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) NUMURKAH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MOIRA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SHEPPARTON
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) NICHOLLS
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CAMPASPE - SHEPPARTON - MOIRA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MOIRA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Fruit Fly Exclusion Zone - Tri State FFEZ
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus tall open forests and open forests with ferns, herbs, sedges, rushes or wet tussock grasses
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 16754.0 frequency
    Species Richness 680.0 frequency
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 373.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 112.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 70.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 73.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 113.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 42.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.84
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 9.3 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.55 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.35
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.71
    Elevation 98.0 m