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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.100752

Preserved specimen of Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847) | Southern Mussel recorded on 1970-09-04

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.100752
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10331236; urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.100752"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.100752
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Griffiths, O."]
Identified date 1980
Collector ["Burch, J.B.","Colman, P.H."]
Supplied as "J.B.Burch & P.H.Colman"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1980
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: holly 29/Feb/2000";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: holly 29/Feb/2000";
Occurrence date 1970-09-04
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10035968
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 -25.316
Supplied as: "-25.316"
Longitude 152.14166
Supplied as: "152.14166"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Isis Hwy, 11ml (17.5km) W of Childers
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 46889] Australia, Queensland, Isis Hwy, 11ml (17.5km) W of Childers (25° 19' 00" S, 152° 08' 30" E) 04/09/1970 - 04/09/1970, J.B.Burch & P.H.Colman(Collector)";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 25° 19' 0" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 152° 8' 30" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2015/12/22
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
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2014 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2015 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2017 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burnett Mary
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Burnett Mary
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Gympie Block
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 7 Subregions Gympie Block
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture is the main limit on crop growth. Growth index lowest in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: no dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BURRUM RIVER
    River Regions BURRUM RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Hinkler
    Local Government Areas 2011 Bundaberg (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Isis
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BUNDABERG REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 34
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3708
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BUNDABERG REGION - SOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BUNDABERG
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WIDE BAY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) HINKLER
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) HINKLER
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BUNDABERG
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BUNDABERG - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) ROCKHAMPTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) EUREKA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner 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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BURNETT
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BURNETT
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Bundaberg (R) - Isis
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Proserpine Region
    Surface Geology of Australia -Rgbr
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Bunya-Burnett Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Other native forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Savannas
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally 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 open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 5251976.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.03589513 t/ha
    Potassium 0.117209874 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6504
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.8873
    Endemism 0.00860862
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.008642921
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 55.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.3957338 index
    Species Richness 34.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.40505
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 88.51 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 67.84334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 17.14 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.79469824
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.25680953
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.493334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 16.483334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.549988 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.557568
    Aridity index - month max 0.9610851
    Aridity index - month min 0.219925
    Evaporation - annual mean 143.96506 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 18772.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 209.1353 mm
    Evaporation - month min 81.646484 mm
    Evaporation - variability 14.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.34 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.45 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.26 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 77.43059 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 66.58255 %
    Humidity - month max relative 82.37579 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 69.7837 %
    Humidity - month min relative 62.711243 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 62.711243 %
    Precipitation - annual 951.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 872.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 82.05789 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.5620749
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 108.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 98.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8237603
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 47.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.21284257
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 355.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 151.29146 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 355.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 22.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.2425 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 14.549167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 22.200012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 8.04 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 16.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.21 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.29
    Temperature - warmest month min 19.95 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 25.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 161.89597 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 9.095834 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 998.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 132.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 31.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 120.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 51.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 438.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 156.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 438.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 209.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 219.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 87.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 157.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 117.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 166.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3699.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 306.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 251.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 251.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.4701064 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.13 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 49381.562 m
    Remoteness index 3.3982093
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 150.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 220.0 %
    Runoff - average 1060.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 113.4 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 3.6589887 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 56.893337
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 33.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.62 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 8.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5622222 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.71368957 %
    Clay % 20.316668 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 180.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.5
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.65
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.1111112
    Water holding capacity 58000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.07644 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 283.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 55.041668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 100.0 m
    Elevation 105.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.1728718 degrees
    Topographic relief 17.47662 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.9729947 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4852 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 69.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 25.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 75.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0179 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 58.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 9.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.751 NDVI