Occurrence record: 764

of Taeniura lymma | Reef Ray recorded on 2013-01-21

Dataset

Data resource SharkBase
Occurrence ID 764
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 2013-01-21
Supplied date "Mon Jan 21 00:00:00 AEDT 2013"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Taeniura lymma
Taxon rank species
Common name Reef Ray
Supplied common name "Blue spotted Ribbontail ray"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Myliobatiformes
Family Dasyatidae
Genus Taeniura
Species Taeniura lymma
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Locality Sodwana Bay, Two Buoy
Latitude -27.5224
Longitude 32.6894
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Indian Ocean
Coordinate precision Unknown
Verbatim depth 14.0
Supplied as 14 m

Additional properties

conditions -unknown-
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 -unknown-

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
    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
    Depth out of range Passed
    Depth value non-numeric Passed
    Depth value supplied in feet 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
    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
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine East African Marine
    Biodiversity
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 51
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 8.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Delagoa

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.009394105
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 69.61729 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 7.0987654 frequency
    Distance
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.58 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.0299997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 2.56 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.995 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.8 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.022000002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.95 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.579998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.25 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.31 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.0 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.29999998 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 5.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0015 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.63 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.66 100 x degrees C