126

of Triakis semifasciata | Leopard Shark recorded on 2015-01-17

Dataset

Data resource SharkBase
Occurrence ID 126
Basis of record Not supplied
Sex unknown
Individual count 1
License other
Occurrence remarks 4 free divers went 25 m down to take close photos and confirmed the species being a Leopard shark.
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2015-01-17
Supplied date "Sat Jan 17 00:00:00 AEDT 2015"

Taxonomy

Scientific name Triakis semifasciata
Taxon rank [rank not known]
Common name Leopard Shark
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric No match
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country New Caledonia
Locality New Caledonia
Latitude -22.4767717
Longitude 166.468961
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Coral 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 Fair

User flagged issues 

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    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Name not recognised Failed
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Country inferred from coordinates Warning
    First of the month Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Incomplete collection date Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Name not supplied 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
    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 New Caledonia Barrier Reef
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 10.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World New Caledonia
    World Country Boundaries New Caledonia

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.048181128
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.8148148 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.4074074 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1607592.4 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 19.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.73 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.84 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.5437999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.61 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.6 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.489998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.1 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.25 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.78999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -5.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.939999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 26.67 100 x degrees C
    Topography
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 5.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.051404785 degrees
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