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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.173141

Preserved specimen of Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847) | Southern Mussel recorded on 1970

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.173141
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10254434; urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.173141"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.173141
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Walker, K."]
Identified date 1993
Collector ["Blackburn, H."]
Supplied as "Blackburn, H."
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1993
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Expert"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: texpress 01/Sep/1999";

Event

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: 1970, Month: , Day:
Supplied date "1970"
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10029000
Date precision YEAR

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 -32.39277
Supplied as: "-32.39277"
Longitude 142.41832
Supplied as: "142.41832"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Kinchega National Park, Menindee
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 30381] Australia, New South Wales, Kinchega National Park, Menindee (32° 23' 34" S, 142° 25' 06" E) 1970 - 1991, Blackburn, H(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 32° 23' 34" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 142° 25' 6" E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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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 Five practices equal
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Middle and Lower
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW7
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Darling Alluvium
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Lower Darling Alluvium (GS23)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Western Porous Rock (GS50)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW8
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) New South Wales Murray and Lower Darling
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS18
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Lower Darling
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys DARLING
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones middle
    Murray-Darling Basin Wetland Groups Floodplain Wetlands
    NRM Regions 2010 Lower Murray Darling
    NRM Regions 2014 Western
    NRM Regions 2015 Western
    NRM Regions 2017 Western
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Western
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) None = other cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Western
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Darling Riverine Plains
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Menindee
    IBRA 7 Regions Darling Riverine Plains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Menindee
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid climate that is too dry to support field crops. Soil moisture tends to be greatest in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt woodland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions 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
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Farrer
    Local Government Areas 2011 Central Darling (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Central Darling
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CENTRAL DARLING SHIRE COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Budjiti, Euahlayi, Murrawarri, Ngemba, Wailwan
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Murrawarri, Ngemba, Wailwan
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Bangerang, Barkindji, Barapa Barapa, Maljangapa, Maraura, Muthi Muthi, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wamba Wamba, Weki Weki, Wiradjuri
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barkindji, Barapa Barapa, Maljangapa, Maraura, Mutthi Mutthi, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wemba Wemba, Weki Weki, Wiradjuri, Yorta Yorta
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Western
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 49
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2255
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR WEST
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BROKEN HILL AND FAR WEST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR WEST AND ORANA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PARKES
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PARKES
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FAR WEST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MENINDEE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-WESTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) MENINDEE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) BOUNDED LOCALITY
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 200 TO 499
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARWON
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) MENINDEE (L)
    Statistical Local Areas Central Darling (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Fruit Fly Exclusion Zone - Tri State FFEZ
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Murray Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Ivanhoe Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Low Open
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Open shrublands
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Chenopod Shrublands, Samphire Shrublands and Forblands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Saltbush and/or Bluebush shrublands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Chenopod shrubs,samphire shrublands and forblands
    Vegetation types - present Chenopod shrublands, samphire shrubs and forblands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 5312742.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.032069 t/ha
    Potassium 0.025295 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5762
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.7124
    Endemism 0.0041869073
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0042625084
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5124
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 5548.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.210559 index
    Species Richness 597.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.13834122
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 61.67 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 20.478333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 12.29 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1008373
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.0990347
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.518333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.89 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 30.48999 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.12111661
    Aridity index - month max 0.2451613
    Aridity index - month min 0.052557454
    Evaporation - annual mean 215.18037 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 6332.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 380.53595 mm
    Evaporation - month min 77.5 mm
    Evaporation - variability 27.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 72.260506 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 55.76139 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.99326 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 70.75626 %
    Humidity - month min relative 44.888554 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 44.888554 %
    Precipitation - annual 236.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 271.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 20.333334 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.17699115
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 62.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 53.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9836066
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.016393442
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 80.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 82.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 35.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 25.3575 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 10.610001 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 29.800018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 30.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.71 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.85 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.95
    Temperature - warmest month min 17.62 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 25.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 220.04749 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 264.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 58.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 17.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 58.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 17.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 71.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 31.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 73.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 185.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 292.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 45.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 114.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 138.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 114.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5540.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 337.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 256.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 251.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 4.432471 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02828427 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 419039.84 m
    Remoteness index 8.05171
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 238.0 %
    Runoff - average 191.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 25.787254
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 114.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.27 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 52.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4325069 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.41288364 %
    Clay % 48.81426 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 2.3846154 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.13
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.24
    Nutrient status 1.85 index
    Ph - soil 8.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 3.7546608
    Water holding capacity 76000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 22.064516
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.0565 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 224.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 20.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 62.0 m
    Elevation 68.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.23626366 degrees
    Topographic relief 7.999435 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4767372 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2396 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 29.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 6.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 80.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 15.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0135 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 22.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3994 NDVI