Search Specimens

OZCAM (Online Zoo-log-i-cal Col-lec-tions of Aus-tralian Muse-ums) pro-vides access to an online data-base of records aggre-gated from fau-nal col-lec-tions data-bases in Aus-tralian museums.

Occurrence record: Malacology:C.173356

Preserved specimen of Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847) | Southern Mussel recorded on 1980-05-15
   API

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.173356
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10340899","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.173356"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.173356
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Shea, Mr. Michael  
Identified date 2000-7
Collector Shea, Michael  
Supplied as "Shea, Mr. Michael"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status PRESENT
Date identified 2000-07
Supplied as 2000-7
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: holly 06/Sep/2000";

Event

Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10032676
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: holly 06/Sep/2000";
Occurrence date 1980-05-15
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 Queensland
Latitude -25.433
Supplied as: "-25.433"
Longitude 152.483
Supplied as: "152.483"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 30km N of Maryborough, SW of Howard, Upper Burrum R, Harwood Ck
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 48750] Australia, Queensland, 30km N of Maryborough, SW of Howard, Upper Burrum R, Harwood Ck (25° 26' 00" S, 152° 29' 00" E) 15/05/1980 - 15/05/1980, Shea, Mr Michael(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 25° 26' 0" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 152° 29' 0" E

Additional properties

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

User flagged issues 

    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Show/Hide 90 passed properties
    Show/Hide 7 missing properties
    Show/Hide 19 tests that have not been run

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    NRM Regions 2010 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2017 Burnett Mary
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Burnett Mary
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 7 Subregions Burnett-Curtis Coastal Lowlands
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BURRUM RIVER
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Local Government Areas 2011 Fraser Coast (R)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 FRASER COAST REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 47
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 4228
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BURRUM - FRASER
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MARYBOROUGH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WIDE BAY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) HINKLER
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FRASER COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) FRASER COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) ROCKHAMPTON
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MARYBOROUGH
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Softwood plantation
    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 Multiple Use Forest
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 928.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 106.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 98.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 48.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 378.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 37.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 380.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 23.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 16.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.28
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 25.8 degrees C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.56
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.73
    Elevation 33.0 m