FamilyATYIDAE   paratya_australiensis
Scientific NameParatya australiensis
Common NameFreshwater Shrimp
Synonyms
Referencehttp://faunanet.gov.au/wos/factfile.cfm?Fact_ID=74
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States this animal is found in...
NSW NT QLD SA VIC TAS WA ACT O/S
Number of Sites: 64   Last Surveyed: 2011-01-25
  Average Lowest Highest
Water Temperature 19.5 5.0 30.0
pH 6.6 4.5 8.7
Water Flow SLOW    
Turbidity LOW    
Total Hardness SOFT (78 ppm)    
Carbonate Hardness VERY SOFT (54 ppm)    
       
Sites this animal has been found in...
State Catchment Water Body Substrate Site Type # Surveys
NSWTweed River ROCKS BACKWATER1
NSWRichmond RiverRash Trail Creek EARTHEN LOWLANDS2
NSWClarence RiverBoyd River ROCKS MID REACHES1
NSWClarence RiverCoopernook Creek ROCKS HEADWATERS1
NSWClarence RiverLake Hiawatha SILT LAKE1
NSWClarence RiverMann River ROCKS HEADWATERS1
NSWClarence RiverOrara River SAND MID REACHES1
NSWClarence RiverOrara River GRAVEL MID REACHES1
NSWBellinger RiverDeep Creek ROCKS HEADWATERS1
NSWBellinger RiverDeep Creek ROCKS HEADWATERS2
NSWBellinger RiverHydes Creek CLAY HEADWATERS1
NSWBellinger RiverNever Never Ck ROCKS HEADWATERS1
NSWBellinger RiverNewee Creek EARTHEN MID REACHES1
NSWBellinger RiverPine Creek SAND HEADWATERS2
NSWBellinger RiverPine Creek SAND HEADWATERS1
NSWKaruah RiverBlack Camp Creek ROCKS HEADWATERS1
NSWKaruah RiverCrawford River GRAVEL HEADWATERS1
NSWKaruah RiverMyall River ROCKS MID REACHES1
NSWKaruah RiverUnnamed Creek EARTHEN MID REACHES1
NSWKaruah RiverUnnamed Creek EARTHEN MID REACHES1
NSWKaruah RiverWallamba River GRAVEL MID REACHES1
NSWKaruah RiverWang Wauk River EARTHEN LOWLANDS2
NSWHunter RiverHunter River GRAVEL MID REACHES1
NSWMacquarie-Tuggerah LakesWyong River EARTHEN MID REACHES1
NSWHawkesbury RiverColo River SAND MID REACHES2
NSWHawkesbury RiverGlenbrook Creek ROCKS HEADWATERS1
NSWHawkesbury RiverGlenbrook Creek ROCKS HEADWATERS1
NSWHawkesbury RiverGrose River SAND MID REACHES1
NSWHawkesbury RiverMacdonald River SAND MID REACHES1
NSWHawkesbury RiverNepean River SAND MID REACHES1
NSWHawkesbury RiverNepean River ROCKS LOWLANDS1
NSWHawkesbury RiverNepean River SAND LOWLANDS1
NSWHawkesbury RiverPiles Creek BOULDERS MID REACHES1
NSWHawkesbury RiverWebbs Creek Oxbow SILT BILLABONG1
NSWHawkesbury RiverWingecarribee River EARTHEN DAM1
NSWSydney Coast-Georges RiverJoseph Banks Park SAND BILLABONG2
NSWSydney Coast-Georges RiverLake Parramatta ROCKS DAM1
NSWSydney Coast-Georges RiverWoronora River EARTHEN WEIR1
NSWClyde River-Jervis BayClyde River OTHER MID REACHES1
NSWMacintyreBeardy River ROCKS MID REACHES1
NSWNamoi RiverBundella Creek SILT MID REACHES2
NSWMacquarie-Bogan RiversTalbragar River CLAY RIVER JUNCTION1
NSWCOFFS COASTTributary Of Bucca C GRAVEL HEADWATERS1
VICMitchell RiverMitchell River ROCKS MID REACHES1
VICThomson RiverForge Creek SILT LOWLANDS1
VIC Bunyip RiverCardinia Creek EARTHEN HEADWATERS1
VIC Bunyip RiverCardinia Creek SAND MID REACHES3
VIC Bunyip RiverHanns Creek CLAY LOWLANDS1
VIC Bunyip RiverKings Creek EARTHEN ESTUARY1
VICYarra RiverHoddles Creek SAND LOWLANDS2
VICYarra RiverWoori Yallock Creek SILT LOWLANDS1
VICWerribee RiverLerderderg River ROCKS MID REACHES1
VICPORT PHILIP BAYSweet Water Creek CLAY MID REACHES1
VICPORT PHILLIPBalcombe Creek SILT MID REACHES1
VICTIDAL RIVERTidal River SILT LOWLANDS1
VICYARRADon Creek ROCKS MID REACHES1
QLDWaraba Creek GRAVEL 1
QLDBaffle CreekCaptain Creek LOWLANDS1
QLDBurrum RiverGregory River GRAVEL MID REACHES1
QLDNoosa RiverNoosa River SAND MID REACHES1
QLDLOCKYER RIVERAlice Creek ROCKS MID REACHES1
QLDLOGAN RIVERRunning Creek ROCKS 1
QLDWATERPARK CREEKWaterpark Creek ROCKS MID REACHES1
ACTMurrumbidgee RiverGibraltar Creek ROCKS HEADWATERS1