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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.87452

Preserved specimen of Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847) | Southern Mussel recorded on 1972-03

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.87452
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10253762","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.87452"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.87452
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Griffith, O."]
Identified date 1980
Collector ["Steel, J.S."]
Supplied as "Steel, J. S."
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1980
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Poor"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: texpress 01/Sep/1999";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Poor"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: texpress 01/Sep/1999";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1972, Month: 3, Day:
Supplied date "1972-03"
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10029215
Date precision MONTH

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 New South Wales
Latitude -29.59333
Supplied as: "-29.59333"
Longitude 150.59277
Supplied as: "150.59277"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality WNW of Inverell, SSE of Warialda, "Yuruga" Stn
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 29990] Australia, New South Wales, WNW of Inverell, SSE of Warialda, "Yuruga" Stn (29° 35' 36" S, 150° 35' 34" E) /03/1972 - /03/1972, Steel, J S(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 29° 35' 36" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 150° 35' 34" E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW13
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) New England Fold Belt MDB (GS37)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW15
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Gwydir
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS22
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Gwydir
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys GWYDIR
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones slopes
    NRM Regions 2010 Border Rivers-Gwydir
    NRM Regions 2014 North West NSW
    NRM Regions 2015 North West NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 North West NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North West NSW
    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 North West NSW
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Northern Basalts
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 7 Subregions Northern Basalts
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Most plant growth in summer, although summers are moisture limiting. Temperature limits growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (hot summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions GWYDIR RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    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 Parkes
    Local Government Areas 2011 Gwydir (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Gwydir
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GWYDIR SHIRE COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Barkindji, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Guwamu/Kooma, Kambuwal, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Murrawarri, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Wailwan, Wiradjuri
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Barapa Barapa, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Githabul, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Guwamu (Kooma), Kambuwal, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Maraura, Murrawarri, Mutthi Mutthi, Nari Nari, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wail
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
    NSW Local Land Services Regions North West
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 10
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1706
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) INVERELL REGION - WEST
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) INVERELL - TENTERFIELD
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NEW ENGLAND AND NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PARKES
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PARKES
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) INVERELL - GWYDIR
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GWYDIR
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) WARIALDA RAIL
    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 Gwydir (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Surat Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Jsip
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cunningham Slopes
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Croplands
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Regrowth, modified native vegetation
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Regrowth or modified graminoids
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4720312.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.010726 t/ha
    Potassium 0.078199 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.0593
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.4381
    Endemism 0.007948012
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0080423625
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 7927.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.3030705 index
    Species Richness 1230.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.37963417
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 61.33 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 52.99167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 27.65 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0984309
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.097733736
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.7175 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.734167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 32.869995 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.3912076
    Aridity index - month max 0.68815285
    Aridity index - month min 0.27316615
    Evaporation - annual mean 160.37305 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 15992.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 259.91507 mm
    Evaporation - month min 63.140152 mm
    Evaporation - variability 17.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.12 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.23 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 75.05439 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 57.329872 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.7724 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 67.086044 %
    Humidity - month min relative 50.336227 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 50.336227 %
    Precipitation - annual 656.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 704.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 55.784477 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.7182742
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 125.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 37.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 121.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2475092
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.24568927
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 256.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 87.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 256.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 28.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 25.029167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.028334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 30.282501 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 32.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 0.99 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 0.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 16.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 10.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.31 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.97
    Temperature - warmest month min 16.94 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 24.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 147.81161 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 707.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 125.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 35.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 125.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 31.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 253.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 91.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 253.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 174.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 314.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 11.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 159.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5557.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 325.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 243.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 243.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.593839 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.17464249 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 140065.92 m
    Remoteness index 4.675071
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 72.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 199.0 %
    Runoff - average 1028.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.6 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 51.94696
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 150.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.1 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 23.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5559092 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.8060389 %
    Clay % 48.575756 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 140.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.41
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.59
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 3.8848486
    Water holding capacity 28000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 59.483387
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.69068 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 238.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 137.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 351.0 m
    Elevation 373.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.9035609 degrees
    Topographic relief 23.50223 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.42084 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3152 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 46.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 9.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 39.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 52.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0205 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 46.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 15.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.619 NDVI