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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.433214

Preserved specimen of Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847) | Southern Mussel recorded on 2004-02-24

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.433214
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10416531","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.433214"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.433214
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Jones, H."]
Identified date 2004-2
Collector ["Westhorpe, D.","Serov, P.","Dipnr"]
Supplied as "D.Westhorpe & P.Serov, DIPNR"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 2004-02
Supplied as 2004-2
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: holly 25/Feb/2004";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: holly 25/Feb/2004";
Occurrence date 2004-02-24
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10034710
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Velesunio ambiguus
Supplied scientific name "Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Southern 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 New South Wales
Latitude -31.18638
Supplied as: "-31.18638"
Longitude 151.65166
Supplied as: "151.65166"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality approx 20km S of Walcha, Apsley R, opposite "Pine Glen" HS
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 60069] Australia, New South Wales, approx 20km S of Walcha, Apsley R, opposite "Pine Glen" HS (31° 11' 11" S, 151° 39' 06" E) 24/02/2004 - 24/02/2004, D.Westhorpe & P.Serov, DIPNR(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 31° 11' 11" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 151° 39' 6" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2014/2/7
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Hunter Analysis Mask GER Hunter Analysis Mask
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Tablelands
    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 Northern Tablelands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions New England Tablelands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Walcha Plateau
    IBRA 7 Regions New England Tablelands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Walcha Plateau
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MACLEAY RIVER
    River Regions MACLEAY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    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 New England
    Local Government Areas 2011 Walcha (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Walcha
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WALCHA COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Northern Tablelands
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 591
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WALCHA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ARMIDALE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NEW ENGLAND AND NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) NEW ENGLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) NEW ENGLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) URALLA - WALCHA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WALCHA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) WALCHA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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) NORTHERN TABLELANDS
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Walcha (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Cycb
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Tenterfield Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Grasslands
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.4148657E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.012568 t/ha
    Potassium 0.031589 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5636
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0548
    Endemism 7.825126E-4
    Endemism (Non-marine) 7.946289E-4
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 221.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.9133263 index
    Species Richness 157.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.58176255
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 54.13 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 67.04833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 40.8 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1834835
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.18240905
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.874166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 7.2175 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 25.970001 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.7848914
    Aridity index - month max 1.5955644
    Aridity index - month min 0.5175201
    Evaporation - annual mean 106.78711 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 19763.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 186.923 mm
    Evaporation - month min 40.737938 mm
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.32 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.667046 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 71.63296 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.78554 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.48481 %
    Humidity - month min relative 60.465878 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 60.465878 %
    Precipitation - annual 812.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 870.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 72.86567 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.55199516
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 166.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 51.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 164.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2404081
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.23899241
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 305.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 115.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 310.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 29.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 17.726667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 12.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 5.2633333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 24.011597 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 26.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min -0.87 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) -0.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 6.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 9.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 24.02 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.64
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.43 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 17.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 135.38773 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 13.420834 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 912.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 188.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 55.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 178.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 26.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 314.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 125.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 314.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 118.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 250.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -10.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 56.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 124.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 89.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4618.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 240.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 174.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 174.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.216594 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 64920.387 m
    Remoteness index 5.088319
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1167.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 125.0 %
    Runoff - average 321.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.5 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 63.611877
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 149.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3286567 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.848001 %
    Clay % 31.74627 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 146.15385 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.71
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.89
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 34000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 76.66365
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.74379 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 228.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 152.45833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 1167.0 m
    Elevation 1169.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.5330968 degrees
    Topographic relief 12.78259 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.138726 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5101 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 60.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 36.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 64.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0399 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 65.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 8.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7176 NDVI