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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.420520

Preserved specimen of Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847) | Southern Mussel recorded on 1997-07-05

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Malacology"
Catalog number C.420520
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10394854","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.420520"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.420520
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "5% formalin";
Identified by ["Shea, Mr Michael"]
Identified date 2003-1
Collector ["Ponder, W.F.","Lindberg, D."]
Supplied as "W.F.Ponder & D.Lindberg"
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Date identified 2003-01
Supplied as 2003-1
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: alisonm 20/Jan/2003";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: alisonm 20/Jan/2003";
Occurrence date 1997-07-05
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10069020
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Velesunio ambiguus
Supplied scientific name "Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Southern Mussel
Supplied common name "Balonne Freshwater Mussel"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Unionida
Family Hyriidae
Genus Velesunio
Species Velesunio ambiguus
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847)
Scientific name authorship (Philippi, 1847)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Philippi, 1847)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -25.67999
Supplied as: "-25.67999"
Longitude 149.80444
Supplied as: "149.80444"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Sandy Creek Bridge on Juandah Creek on Roma - Taroom Rd
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 28909 A] Australia, Queensland, Sandy Creek Bridge on Juandah Creek on Roma - Taroom Rd (25° 40' 48" S, 149° 48' 16" E) 05/07/1997 - 05/07/1997, W.F.Ponder & D.Lindberg(Collector)";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 25° 40' 48" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 149° 48' 16" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2019/12/12
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10m-100m

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 061adbab-39e3-4d13-a263-67124792e72b
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847)
    Coordinates -25.67999,149.80444
    Related records
    Record UUID 6755e16e-fd88-4f4d-a650-b8a29462f6f5
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847)
    Coordinates -25.67999,149.80444

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    NRM Regions 2010 Fitzroy
    NRM Regions 2017 Fitzroy
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Fitzroy
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 7 Subregions Taroom Downs
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FITZROY RIVER (QLD)
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Iman People #2 and QGC Pty Limited ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Banana (S)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BANANA SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 579
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BANANA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BILOELA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CENTRAL QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) FLYNN
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BANANA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BANANA - SOUTH
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) ROCKHAMPTON
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Remote Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) CALLIDE
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Eucalypt Low Woodland
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus low open woodlands with tussock grass
    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

    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 621.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 84.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 77.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 44.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 246.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 248.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 24.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 14.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.75
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.0 degrees C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.31
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.36
    Elevation 188.0 m