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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.49127

Preserved specimen of Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847) | Southern Mussel recorded on 1923
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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.49127
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10254247","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.49127"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.49127
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by McMichael, D. F.  
Identified date 1958
Collector Eathers, A.N.  
Supplied as "Eathers, A. N."
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status PRESENT
Date identified 1958
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Expert"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: texpress 01/Sep/1999";

Event

Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10023545
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Expert"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: texpress 01/Sep/1999";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1923, Month: , Day:
Supplied date "1923"
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 New South Wales
Latitude -30.6
Supplied as: "-30.6"
Longitude 149.95
Supplied as: "149.95"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Lagoon at Baan Baa near Namoi River
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 30241] Australia, New South Wales, Lagoon at Baan Baa near Namoi River (30° 36' 00" S, 149° 57' 00" E) 1923 - 1923, Eathers, A N(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 30° 36' 0" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 149° 57' 0" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2019/12/12
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    NRM Regions 2010 Namoi
    NRM Regions 2017 North West NSW
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North West NSW
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 7 Subregions Liverpool Plains
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING 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 Narrabri (A)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 NARRABRI SHIRE COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions North West
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1595
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) NARRABRI REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MOREE - NARRABRI
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NEW ENGLAND AND NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PARKES
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) NARRABRI
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) NARRABRI - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARWON
    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 Callitris forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 613.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 123.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 111.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 32.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 213.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 216.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 30.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 30.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.95
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 25.4 degrees C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.35
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.58
    Elevation 235.0 m