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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.456372

Preserved specimen of Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847) | Southern Mussel recorded on 2003-05-24
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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.456372
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10459155","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.456372"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.456372
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Shea, Mr Michael  
Identified date 2005-10
Collector 1.  Shea, M.   2.  , F.   3.  Dhapas, S.  
Supplied as "M.Shea, F.& S.Dhapas"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status PRESENT
Date identified 2005-10
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: janetw 25/Aug/2006";

Event

Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10062565
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: janetw 25/Aug/2006";
Occurrence date 2003-05-24
Date precision DAY

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 New South Wales
Latitude -32.25555
Supplied as: "-32.25555"
Longitude 150.88833
Supplied as: "150.88833"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Hunter Region, Muswellbrook, Hunter R at Kayuga Bridge
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 67264] Australia, New South Wales, Hunter Region, Muswellbrook, Hunter R at Kayuga Bridge (32° 15' 20" S, 150° 53' 18" E) 24/05/2003 - 24/05/2003, M.Shea, F.& S.Dhapas(Collector), Accession, Greater Hunter Survey.";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 100.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 32° 15' 20" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 150° 53' 18" E

Additional properties

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

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    GER Hunter Valley GER Hunter Valley
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Hunter Analysis Mask GER Hunter Analysis Mask
    Hunter Areas Of Interest Mid Valley
    NRM Regions 2010 Hunter-Central Rivers
    NRM Regions 2017 Hunter
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Hunter
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 7 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Hunter
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 HUNTER RIVER
    Marine
    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
    Local Government Areas 2011 Muswellbrook (A)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MUSWELLBROOK SHIRE COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Hunter
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1342
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MUSWELLBROOK
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) UPPER HUNTER
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) HUNTER VALLEY EXC NEWCASTLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) HUNTER
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MUSWELLBROOK
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MUSWELLBROOK - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    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 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 types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 608.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 106.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 105.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 208.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 211.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 31.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 27.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 11.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.69
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 23.6 degrees C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.4
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.54
    Elevation 143.0 m