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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.404949

Preserved specimen of Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847) | Southern Mussel recorded on 1953-03-12

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.404949
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10370465; urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.404949"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.404949
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "5% formalin";
Identified by ["Shea, Mr Michael"]
Identified date 2001-7
Collector Woodenbong Central School
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 2001-07
Supplied as 2001-7
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: holly 18/Dec/2001";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: holly 18/Dec/2001";
Occurrence date 1953-03-12
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10020941
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 -28.383
Supplied as: "-28.383"
Longitude 152.616
Supplied as: "152.616"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Clarence River upper reaches at Woodenbong
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 52482] Australia, New South Wales, Clarence River upper reaches at Woodenbong (28° 23' 00" S, 152° 37' 00" E) 12/03/1953 - 12/03/1953, Woodenbong Central School(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 28° 23' 0" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 152° 37' 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 less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    GER Border Ranges GER Border Ranges
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2015 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North Coast
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    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 North Coast
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Woodenbong
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 7 Subregions Woodenbong
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Most plant growth in summer, although summers are moisture limiting. Temperature limits growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 CLARENCE RIVER
    River Regions CLARENCE RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    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 Page
    Local Government Areas 2011 Kyogle (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Kyogle
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 KYOGLE COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions North Coast
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 5
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 376
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) KYOGLE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) RICHMOND VALLEY - HINTERLAND
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) RICHMOND - TWEED
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PAGE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PAGE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) KYOGLE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MULI MULI - WOODENBONG
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NSW CENTRAL AND NORTH COAST
    PSMA Localities (2018) WOODENBONG
    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) LISMORE
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Kyogle (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Clarence-Moreton Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Joiw
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Clarence Fall
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    Forests of Australia 2018B Eucalypt Medium Open
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Croplands
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Tall Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus (+/- tall) open forest with a dense broad-leaved and/or tree-fern understorey (wet sclerophyll)
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.4148657E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.02506788 t/ha
    Potassium 0.054352026 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9289
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.9392
    Endemism 0.008521148
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.008863967
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Migratory species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 5734.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.2621922 index
    Species Richness 1064.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 12.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5688191
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 72.06 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 76.17917 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 22.86 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.71019197
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.405836
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.235 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.653334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 25.519989 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.70680976
    Aridity index - month max 1.0213
    Aridity index - month min 0.32026812
    Evaporation - annual mean 126.39219 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 21569.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 194.10669 mm
    Evaporation - month min 63.722683 mm
    Evaporation - variability 15.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.24 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.53 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.17 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.19655 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 67.770935 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.77948 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 72.07605 %
    Humidity - month min relative 62.90189 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 62.90189 %
    Precipitation - annual 1063.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 978.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 87.453575 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.0863996
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 128.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 108.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.7531203
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 46.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.32619554
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 388.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 147.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 35.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 388.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 25.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 23.279167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 10.553333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 23.492004 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 25.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.95 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 12.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.22 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.48
    Temperature - warmest month min 16.26 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 29.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 22.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 150.75122 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 17.65 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1147.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 164.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 38.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 140.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 42.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 453.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 164.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 453.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 174.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 241.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 45.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 117.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 125.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 127.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4112.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 286.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 222.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 222.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.8860022 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 59360.785 m
    Remoteness index 3.577106
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 511.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 140.0 %
    Runoff - average 1493.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 437.21 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 2.4675996 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    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 1.6087931 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.0875459 %
    Clay % 37.63793 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 43.75 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.67
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.83
    Nutrient status 1.4 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 2.7994254
    Water holding capacity 29500.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.58511 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 293.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 285.16666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 397.0 m
    Elevation 432.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.2404894 degrees
    Topographic relief 16.36841 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.9269402 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.486 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 82.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 33.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 67.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0259 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 3.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 66.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 16.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8357 NDVI