Occurrence record: 204

of Squatina australis | Australian angel shark recorded on 2014-12-29

Dataset

Data resource SharkBase
Occurrence ID 204
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 2014-12-29
Supplied date "Mon Dec 29 00:00:00 AEDT 2014"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Squatina australis
Taxon rank species
Common name Australian angel shark
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Squatiniformes
Family Squatinidae
Genus Squatina
Species Squatina australis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province New South Wales
Locality Shark Point, Clovelly, NSW
Latitude -33.9146537639218
Longitude 151.27166793697
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Pacific Ocean
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

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 Good

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Bronte-Coogee
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Bronte-Coogee
    Collaborative Australian Protected Areas Database (CAPAD) marine 2010 Bronte-Coogee
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    NRM Regions Sydney Metro
    NRM Regions 2014 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2015 Greater Sydney
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Hawkesbury Shelf
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Cooler end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates��
    Marine
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 5.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.3738
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 5.2691
    Endemism 0.08643665
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.08352056
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6148
    Occurrence Density 200.04938 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.5699124 index
    Species Richness 26.074074 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.8226001
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.6008708
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.3280801
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 136.46759 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 211.15778 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 67.37444 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.29333332 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.58666664 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.21666667 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 97.124535 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 52.683334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5811662
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.5988531 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.3293455 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 1.3246002
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.7174256
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 0.32327107
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 134.05444 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -39.343056 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -141.8811 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 47.25222 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 25.077778 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 16.382223 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 8.381111 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.47 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.557315 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.876648 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 8.658889 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 18.152222 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.2200012 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 2.6233215 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 10.51001 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.912686 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.9266663 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.8688965 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.4721985 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.535555 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 19.87889 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1235.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 277.5 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 14.5 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 230.5 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 333.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 32.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 395.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -27.259138 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -118.68415 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.25 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 10.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 16.05 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 25.349998 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 8.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 35.5
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.75 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 14.85 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.849998 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.95 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.15 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.75 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.225
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.55 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.25 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 19.95 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 311.82193 km/day
    Wind run - month max 339.05353 km/day
    Wind run - month min 283.76825 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.445486 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 4.879861 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.2038193 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 7.202778 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 5.2048607 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 7.202778 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.5041666 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 4.4048615 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 4.4048615 m/s
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.041231055 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.99408245 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.041231055 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1469.5894 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.023319 Pascals
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.76646274
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.3280801
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 84.44573 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 19.248758 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.88932425 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -0.03372826 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 68.98164
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 29.527208
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 521.05426 Gal
    Bulk density 1.4516021 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 32.89562 kgC/ha
    Clay % 21.537136 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 43.75 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 80.568184 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 8.0 my
    Lithology - fertility 3.6 index
    Lithology - mean age 241.0 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 2.3820171 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.90309 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 37.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.815
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.345
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.52
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 24.5
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.565
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 2685.6165 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 28.015112 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 88.63653 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.075 index
    Pedality hydrological score 2.1340652
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 16.130192 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 668.10785 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 5.0982413 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.125 m
    Soil pedality 2.1340652
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 4.020528
    Unreliable water retention parameters 6.647727
    Water holding capacity 45000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 139.5 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.76619 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 133.29167 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.293915 degrees
    Topographic relief 18.30621 m
    Topographic roughness 16.64434 %
    Topographic slope (%) 1.536724 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.6164449
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2622 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.475 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 144.54286 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 144.08571 Day