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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.125921

Preserved specimen of Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847) | Southern Mussel recorded on 1959-04

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.125921
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10369477; urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.125921"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.125921
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Griffiths, O."]
Identified date 1980
Collector ["Francois, D."]
Supplied as "Francois, D."
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: holly 20/Jan/2000";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: holly 20/Jan/2000";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1959, Month: 4, Day:
Supplied date "1959-04"
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10037834
Date precision MONTH

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 South Australia
Latitude -34.35
Supplied as: "-34.350"
Longitude 139.616
Supplied as: "139.616"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Blanchetown, Murray River
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 46489] Australia, South Australia, Blanchetown, Murray River (34° 21' 00" S, 139° 37' 00" E) /04/1959 - /04/1959, Francois, D(Collector)";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 34° 21' 0" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 139° 37' 0" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2020/6/30
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Australia Mallee and Woodlands
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lower
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW4
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) South Australian Murray Region
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units SA Murray (GS6)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) SA Murray (GS6)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW6
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) South Australian River Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS11
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) South Australian Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys LOWER MURRAY
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones middle
    NRM Regions 2010 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    NRM Regions 2014 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    NRM Regions 2015 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    NRM Regions 2017 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble mulched
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble removed
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Murray Darling Depression
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Murray Mallee
    IBRA 7 Regions Murray Darling Depression
    IBRA 7 Subregions Murray Mallee
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Murray-Darling Woodlands And Mallee
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia "Mediterranean" climate, but with drier cooler winters and less growth than Classic "Mediterranean" climate
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: warm (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions LOWER MURRAY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World South Australian Gulfs
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Barker
    Local Government Areas 2011 Mid Murray (DC)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Mid Murray
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MID MURRAY COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Maraura, Ngarrindjeri, Ngintait
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) First Peoples of the South East, Maraura, Ngaduri, Ngarrindjeri, Ngintait, Peramangk, RMMAC
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Maraura, Ngarrindjeri, Ngintait, Peramanok
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Maraura, Ngarrindjeri, Ngintait, Peramangk, RMMAC
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 7
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 469
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WAIKERIE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MURRAY AND MALLEE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA - SOUTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) BARKER
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARKER
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) LOXTON - WAIKERIE - MID MURRAY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MID MURRAY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) ADELAIDE
    PSMA Localities (2018) BLANCHETOWN
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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 (SA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) STUART
    PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) BLANCHETOWN (L)
    PSMA Wards (2018) EYRE WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Mid Murray (DC)
    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 West-Turkey Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    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 Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes, lagoons
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Freshwater, dams, lakes, lagoons or aquatic plants
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Chenopod shrubs,samphire shrublands and forblands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.9309238E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.013654826 t/ha
    Potassium 0.040564522 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8834
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9517
    Endemism 0.005954435
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.006063155
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4964
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 10294.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.1569057 index
    Species Richness 918.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.2027183
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 45.83 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 19.535833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 9.6 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.542551
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.5315971
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.220833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.633333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 27.529999 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.2052217
    Aridity index - month max 0.46835122
    Aridity index - month min 0.059626874
    Evaporation - annual mean 154.33206 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 7058.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 285.10635 mm
    Evaporation - month min 49.108444 mm
    Evaporation - variability 19.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.11 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 75.28738 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 60.827774 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.63997 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.102715 %
    Humidity - month min relative 47.879536 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 47.879536 %
    Precipitation - annual 258.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 268.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 21.018394 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.25752515
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 79.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1886625
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.18548125
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 50.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 86.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 39.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 23.298334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.41 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 26.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 27.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.66 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.11 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.57
    Temperature - warmest month min 14.51 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 15.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 197.4255 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.645833 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 259.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 73.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 14.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 46.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 23.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 48.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 29.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 79.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 165.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 50.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 107.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 135.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 221.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4547.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 310.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 223.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 134.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.151694 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.54744864 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 96810.914 m
    Remoteness index 3.588456
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 3.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 220.0 %
    Runoff - average 47.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 98.67021 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.3544981 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 40.981987
    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 0.74824196 %
    Clay % 48.81426 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 2.3846154 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.21
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.42
    Nutrient status 1.85 index
    Ph - soil 6.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 3.7546608
    Water holding capacity 39000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 41.39416
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.834 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 107.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 47.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 5.0 m
    Elevation 10.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.8207755 degrees
    Topographic relief 29.07536 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.921381 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1729 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 26.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 22.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 61.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 17.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0087 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 30.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3312 NDVI