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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.61707

Preserved specimen of Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847) | Southern Mussel recorded on 1955

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.61707
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10330397","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.61707"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.61707
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Griffiths, O."]
Identified date 1980
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1980
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: janetw 08/Feb/2000";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: janetw 08/Feb/2000";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1955, Month: , Day:
Supplied date "1955"
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10014342
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 Victoria
Latitude -36.716
Supplied as: "-36.716"
Longitude 142.2
Supplied as: "142.2"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Wimmera River at Horsham
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 46757] Australia, Victoria, Wimmera River at Horsham (36° 43' 00" S, 142° 12' 00" E) 1955 - 1955, Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 36° 43' 0" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 142° 12' 0" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2019/12/12
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
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Australia Mallee and Woodlands
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lowland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW3
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Wimmera-Mallee (groundwater)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Wimmera-Mallee: Highlands (GS9)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Wimmera-Mallee: Sedimentary Plain (GS9b)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW4
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Wimmera-Mallee (surface water)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS9
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Wimmera���Mallee (Surface Water)
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys WIMMERA
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones lowland
    NRM Regions 2010 Wimmera
    NRM Regions 2014 Wimmera
    NRM Regions 2015 Wimmera
    NRM Regions 2017 Wimmera
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Wimmera
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) None = 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Wimmera
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Murray Darling Depression
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Wimmera
    IBRA 7 Regions Murray Darling Depression
    IBRA 7 Subregions Wimmera
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Murray-Darling Woodlands And Mallee
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Mixed settlements
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia "Mediterranean" climate, but with drier cooler winters and less growth than Classic "Mediterranean" climate
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions WIMMERA RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Mallee
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Wotjobaluk, Jaadwa, Jadawadjali, Wergaia and Jupagulk
    Local Government Areas 2011 Horsham (RC)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Horsham - Central
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 HORSHAM RURAL CITY
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Dja Dja Wurrung, Latji Latji, Ngarket, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wamba Wamba, Watjobaluk, Wergaia
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Dja Dja Wurrung, Latji Latji, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wemba Wemba, Watjobaluk, Wergaia
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Dja Dja Wurung, Latji Latji, Ngarket, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wamba Wamba, Watjobaluk, Wergaia
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Dja Dja Wurrung, Latji Latji, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wemba Wemba, Watjobaluk, Wergaia
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 654
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) HORSHAM
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GRAMPIANS
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MALLEE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MALLEE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WIMMERA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WIMMERA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) HORSHAM
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 10,000 TO 19,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) HORSHAM
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LOWAN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LOWAN
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) HORSHAM
    PSMA Wards (2018) HORSHAM RURAL CITY
    Statistical Local Areas Horsham (RC) - Central
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Murray Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czswp
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Wimmera Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Urban and built-up
    Land cover Built-up
    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 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Removed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8099879.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.1939
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.154
    Endemism 0.005114662
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0051838513
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 10921.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.852064 index
    Species Richness 576.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 10.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.42518616
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 36.56 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 30.516666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 16.69 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.4297884
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.42414293
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 22.64 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.6883335 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 26.839996 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.5005498
    Aridity index - month max 1.2716763
    Aridity index - month min 0.10191602
    Evaporation - annual mean 123.348404 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 10492.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 245.3 mm
    Evaporation - month min 34.6 mm
    Evaporation - variability 16.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.17 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.23342 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 65.80597 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.96316 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 80.34936 %
    Humidity - month min relative 51.033745 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 51.033745 %
    Precipitation - annual 432.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 419.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 36.10157 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.44504967
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 147.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 60.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2371134
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 35.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.23469388
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 66.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 48.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 147.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 43.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 20.836666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.4791665 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 25.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 27.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.05 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 29.31 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.57
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.47 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 20.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 9.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 199.00006 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.7375 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 496.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 163.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 26.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 79.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 29.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 80.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 59.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 163.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 143.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 261.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 32.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 87.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 132.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 201.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4460.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 293.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 201.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 87.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.580696 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.022360679 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 133542.25 m
    Remoteness index 2.88
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 31.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 126.0 %
    Runoff - average 0.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 571.991 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 69.701904
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 101.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.57 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 50.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4005535 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.0628233 %
    Clay % 55.520294 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 1.2857143 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.43
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.84
    Nutrient status 1.65 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 4.0
    Water holding capacity 28000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 74.8547
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.06373 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 171.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 7.9583335 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 127.0 m
    Elevation 129.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.10959896 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.692223 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.09688646 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0956 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 50.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 27.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 22.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 37.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1709 NDVI