Occurrence record: Mammalogy:M21245

Balaenoptera omurai | Omura's Whale


Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Australia provider for OZCAM
Institution South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Mammalogy Collection
Catalogue number M21245
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:149575; urn:catalog:sama:Mammalogy:M:21245:
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:SAMA:Mammalogy:M21245
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations ecatalogue.CatObjectType:"(IP)CO"
Identified by Kemper
Identified date 2005
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1";
Collector , C. Kemper|, M. Long|, G. Brunner
Supplied as "Kemper C., Long M., Brunner G."
Collecting date 2000-01-19
Collection code Mammalogy
Occurrence status present
Occurrence remarks For further information please contact institution
Event id urn:emu.samuseum.sa.gov.au:Event:87004
Date identified 2005


Scientific name Balaenoptera omurai
Taxon rank species
Common name Omura's Whale
Genus Balaenoptera
Species Balaenoptera omurai
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed


Country Australia
State or territory South Australia
Locality Black Point
Habitat Marine
Latitude -34.62610
Longitude 137.93888
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Black Point; 1.5 km SE
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres Unknown
Imcra Spencer Gulf Shelf Province
Verbatim longitude 137�� 56' 20" E
Verbatim latitude 34�� 37' 34" S

Additional properties

class Mammalia
dcterms:modified 2014/5/26
dcterms:type PhysicalObject

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Data quality tests

Test name Result
Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
Name not in national checklists Warning
Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
Basis of record not supplied Passed
Basis of record badly formed Passed
Invalid collection date Passed
Incomplete collection date Passed
First of the month Passed
Missing name of person who identified the specimen/observation Passed
Missing identification date Passed
Collector name unparseable Passed
Missing catalogue number Passed
Data are generalised Passed
Collection code not recognised Passed
Institution code not recognised Passed
Name not supplied Passed
Name not recognised Passed
Resource taxonomic scope mismatch Passed
Invalid scientific name Passed
Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
Coordinates are transposed Passed
Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
Supplied country not recognised Passed
Missing coordinate precision Passed
Precision / range mismatch Passed
Coordinate precision not valid Passed
Coordinates dont match supplied state Passed
Habitat incorrect for species Passed
Location not supplied Passed
Country inferred from coordinates Passed
Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
Coordinates centre of country Passed
Missing geodetic datum Passed
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Additional political boundaries information

Area Management
Australian Coral Ecoregions Pompey & Swain Reefs, South-east GBR
NRM Regions Northern and Yorke
IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pompey-Swains
Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Plateau
Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)

Environmental sampling for this location

Occurrence Density 22.0 frequency
Species Richness 17.0 frequency
Euclidean Distance to the Australian Coastline 1.192686 decimal degrees
GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.011802 Pascals
Nitrate - mean (cars2006) 0.20423298 uM
Phosphate - mean (cars2006) 0.13139945 uM
Salinity - mean (cars2009a) 35.175846 PSU
Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.25088 Degrees C
Silicate - mean (cars2006) 1.1205804 uM
Temperature - mean (cars2009a) 25.573116 degrees C
oxygen - mean (cars2006) 4.5140386 ml/l
Averaged Topographic Relief 57.458332 metres
Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -51.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.0047415 degrees
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