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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.149368

Preserved specimen of Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847) | Southern Mussel recorded on 1985-11-10

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.149368
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10252704","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.149368"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.149368
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Walker, K."]
Identified date 1993
Collector ["Loch, I.","Waterhouse, J.H."]
Supplied as "I.Loch & J.H.Waterhouse"
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 1985-11-10
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10066031
Date precision DAY

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 -31.05138
Supplied as: "-31.05138"
Longitude 151.76749
Supplied as: "151.76749"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Apsley River, above Apsley Falls, Apsley Gorge National Park
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 6381 B] Australia, New South Wales, Apsley River, above Apsley Falls, Apsley Gorge National Park (31° 03' 05" S, 151° 46' 03" E) 10/11/1985 - 10/11/1985, I.Loch & J.H.Waterhouse(Collector)";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 31° 3' 5" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 151° 46' 3" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2020/7/30
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Oxley Wild Rivers
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Oxley Wild Rivers
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Oxley Wild Rivers
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Oxley Wild Rivers
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Oxley Wild Rivers
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Oxley Wild Rivers
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Hunter Analysis Mask GER Hunter Analysis Mask
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Tablelands
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Tablelands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions New England Tablelands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Walcha Plateau
    IBRA 7 Regions New England Tablelands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Walcha Plateau
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    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 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MACLEAY RIVER
    River Regions MACLEAY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    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 New England
    Local Government Areas 2011 Walcha (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Walcha
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WALCHA COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Northern Tablelands
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 591
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WALCHA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ARMIDALE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NEW ENGLAND AND NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) NEW ENGLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) NEW ENGLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) URALLA - WALCHA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WALCHA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) WALCHA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN TABLELANDS
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Walcha (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
    Surface Geology of Australia DCssl
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Tenterfield Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Other native forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Woody savannas
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    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 Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.4148657E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.012568 t/ha
    Potassium 0.031589 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5636
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0548
    Endemism 0.010962612
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.011286754
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3876.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.624648 index
    Species Richness 722.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 12.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5203981
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 56.44 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 62.301666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 29.84 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0626185
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.062250044
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.543333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.069167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 26.799988 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.6323635
    Aridity index - month max 1.024858
    Aridity index - month min 0.42298
    Evaporation - annual mean 112.69197 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 18284.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 192.71097 mm
    Evaporation - month min 45.997326 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.32 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.40255 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 68.62428 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.51496 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 79.53652 %
    Humidity - month min relative 58.05317 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 58.05317 %
    Precipitation - annual 798.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 802.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 66.6642 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.91406
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 123.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 44.022366 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 120.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1624353
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 39.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.1614313
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 311.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 117.97764 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 311.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 28.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 19.270834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 6.4591665 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 24.348236 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 26.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 0.14 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 0.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 7.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 7.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.26 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.65
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.65 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 19.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 134.58426 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 890.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 164.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 49.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 156.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 31.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 326.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 127.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 326.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 126.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 252.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -4.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 66.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 127.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 74.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4576.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 248.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 183.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 183.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.194362 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 62106.54 m
    Remoteness index 5.098649
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1092.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 142.0 %
    Runoff - average 584.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.5 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 65.39705
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 59.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.6 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 20.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3590083 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.0026608 %
    Clay % 44.737602 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 53.333332 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.62
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.74
    Nutrient status 2.05 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 3.570248
    Water holding capacity 26000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 74.66076
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.22782 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 174.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 454.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 899.0 m
    Elevation 1012.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 9.612046 degrees
    Topographic relief 177.5562 m
    Topographic slope (%) 16.57086 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2984 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 73.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 4.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 26.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 69.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0337 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 60.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.665 NDVI