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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.461224

Preserved specimen of Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847) | Southern Mussel recorded on 2007-08-26
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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.461224
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1253510","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.461224"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.461224
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Shea, Mr Michael - Australian Museum - Malacology  
Identified date 2008-4
Collector Murphy, M.  
Supplied as "Murphy, M."
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status PRESENT
Date identified 2008-04
Supplied as 2008-4
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "good";

Event

Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:8068493
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "good";
Occurrence date 2007-08-26
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 -30.55857
Supplied as: "-30.55857"
Longitude 148.58761
Supplied as: "148.58761"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality West Pilliga, dry sandy creek
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 69090] Australia, New South Wales, West Pilliga, dry sandy creek (30° 33' 31" S, 148° 35' 15" E) 26/08/2007 - 26/08/2007, Murphy, M(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial, Pilliga Mollusc Survey";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 100.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 30° 33' 30.858" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 148° 35' 15.432" 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
    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 Pilliga Outwash
    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 Walgett (A)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WALGETT SHIRE COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions North West
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 11
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1804
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WALGETT - LIGHTNING RIDGE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BOURKE - COBAR - COONAMBLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR WEST AND ORANA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PARKES
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WALGETT
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WALGETT - SURROUNDS (INC. NAMOI RESERVE)
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-WESTERN NSW
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Remote 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, Native forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 511.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 103.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 98.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 166.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 168.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 32.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 13.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.09
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.3 degrees C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.28
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.49
    Elevation 159.0 m