Occurrence record: 238

of Aetobatus ocellatus | Eagle Ray recorded on 2014-11-27

Dataset

Data resource SharkBase
Occurrence ID 238
Basis of record Not supplied
Sex unknown
Individual count 1
License CC-BY-NC-Int
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2014-11-27
Supplied date "Thu Nov 27 00:00:00 AEDT 2014"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Aetobatus ocellatus
Supplied scientific name "Aetobatus narinari"
Taxon rank species
Common name Eagle Ray
Supplied common name "Spotted eagle ray"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Myliobatiformes
Family Myliobatidae
Genus Aetobatus
Species Aetobatus ocellatus
Taxonomic issue Associated name excluded
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Cayman Islands
Locality USS Kittiwake wreck
Latitude 19.3133
Longitude -81.2545999999999
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Caribbean Sea
Coordinate precision Unknown

Additional properties

conditions Calm
dcterms:bibliographic citation Kempster RM and Egeberg CA (2015). SharkBase citizen science global chondrichthyan sighting database. Support Our Sharks Ocean Conservation Society. Version 2015.07. www.shark-base.org (consulted on 29/06/2015)
sighting type Diving/Snorkelling
visibility Excellent

User flagged issues 

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    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Country inferred from coordinates Warning
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Incomplete collection date Passed
    First of the month Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Location not supplied 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
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Greater Antillean Marine
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Cuba - Cayman Islands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Bahamian-Antillean Mangroves
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Greater Antilles
    World Country Boundaries Cayman Islands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.0
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.012345679 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.012345679 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1389.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 109.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 25.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 109.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 56.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 480.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 222.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 576.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 265.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 115.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 205.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 247.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 73.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 247.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 63.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1310.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 320.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 280.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 276.0 degrees C * 10