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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.69383

Preserved specimen of Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847) | Southern Mussel recorded on 1969
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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 code Australian Museum Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Malacology"
Catalog number C.69383
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10330657","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.69383"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.69383
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Griffiths, O.  
Identified date 1980
Collector Hughes, H.  
Supplied as "Hughes, H."
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status PRESENT
Date identified 1980
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: janetw 08/Feb/2000";

Event

Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10040710
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: janetw 08/Feb/2000";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1969, Month: , Day:
Supplied date "1969"
Date precision YEAR

Taxonomy

Scientific name Velesunio ambiguus
Supplied scientific name "Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847)"
Taxon 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
Match type exactMatch
Accepted name usage Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847)
Scientific name authorship (Philippi, 1847)
Name type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Philippi, 1847)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Latitude -34.183
Supplied as: "-34.183"
Longitude 142.166
Supplied as: "142.166"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Hapiah Lake, near Mildura
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 46771] Australia, Victoria, Hapiah Lake, near Mildura (34° 11' 00" S, 142° 10' 00" E) 1969 - 1969, Hughes, Howard - Australian Museum(Collector), Exact lat. long unknown";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 100000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 34° 11' 0" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 142° 10' 0" E

Additional properties

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

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    NRM Regions 2010 Mallee
    NRM Regions 2017 Mallee
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Mallee
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Murray Darling Depression
    IBRA 7 Regions Murray Darling Depression
    IBRA 7 Subregions Murray Mallee
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Mildura Marina
    Local Government Areas 2011 Mildura (RC)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MILDURA RURAL CITY
    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) MILDURA - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MILDURA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MALLEE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MILDURA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MILDURA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MILDURA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Fruit Fly Exclusion Zone - Tri State FFEZ
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a chenopod or samphire understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation types - native Mallee woodlands and shrublands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 279.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 78.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 49.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 63.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 85.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 38.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.79
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.5 degrees C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.21
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.41
    Elevation 33.0 m