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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.461225

Preserved specimen of Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847) | Southern Mussel recorded on 2007-12-16
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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.461225
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1253512","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.461225"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.461225
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:1106259
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "good";
Occurrence date 2007-12-16
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Velesunio ambiguus
Supplied scientific name "Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Southern 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 -30.79416
Supplied as: "-30.79416"
Longitude 148.9836
Supplied as: "148.9836"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Central West Pilliga, Merriwindi SCA, Trap Yard Dam
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 69227] Australia, New South Wales, Central West Pilliga, Merriwindi SCA, Trap Yard Dam (30° 47' 39" S, 148° 59' 01" E) 16/12/2007 - 16/12/2007, Murphy, M.(Collector), Murphy, M.(Pres.), Field Collected - Terrestrial, Pilliga Mollusc Survey";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 100.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 30° 47' 39" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 148° 59' 1" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2014/2/7
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10m-100m

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Merriwindi
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Merriwindi
    NRM Regions 2010 Namoi
    NRM Regions 2017 Central West
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Central West
    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 Warrumbungle Shire (A)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WARRUMBUNGLE SHIRE COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Central West
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 818
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) COONABARABRAN
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DUBBO
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR WEST AND ORANA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PARKES
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WARRUMBUNGLE SHIRE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) COONABARABRAN - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) DUBBO
    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 shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 586.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 125.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 119.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 185.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 194.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 31.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.07
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 24.6 degrees C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.34
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.58
    Elevation 248.0 m