Occurrence record: 40

of Taeniura lymma | Reef Ray recorded on 2013-01-20

Dataset

Data resource SharkBase
Occurrence ID 40
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 2013-01-20
Supplied date "Sun Jan 20 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 Fantail Stingray"
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

Country Australia
State / Province Western Australia
Locality Coral Bay Beach
Latitude -23.141815
Longitude 113.769048
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Indian 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 Excellent

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Ningaloo
    Collaborative Australian Protected Areas Database (CAPAD) marine 2010 Ningaloo
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Pilbara
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Western Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Ningaloo
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 9.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Ningaloo
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Hummock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Hummock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5479
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.047767196
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.011573867
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 20.123457 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.6731184 index
    Species Richness 2.2098765 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.090092726
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 0.3899018
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 255.33524 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 371.50333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 121.12666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 54.338478 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 62.601982 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 48.396187 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 15.779722 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.049081534
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.6112339 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.7366935 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.4704951
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -14.650752
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -1.0975459
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 47.2275 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -239.55553 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -367.6367 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min -73.89916 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 31.335 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 23.013472 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 13.078333 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.211113 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 18.925486 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.815002 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 13.319167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 25.438334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.7900085 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 2.4649963 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 14.84082 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 13.285626 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -4.189148 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -3.5841675 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 11.268341 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 38.134167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 24.816668 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 232.75 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 97.75 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 84.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 71.25 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 122.75 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -232.55833 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -368.4 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 15.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 28.775 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 31.625 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 12.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 28.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 14.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.475 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 25.625 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 11.875 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 18.875 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.875 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.475
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.475 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.975 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 20.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 370.00873 km/day
    Wind run - month max 478.01157 km/day
    Wind run - month min 254.3 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.875 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 6.100741 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 7.65 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 8.3 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 7.0 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 8.3 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 5.3 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 5.2 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 235.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 86.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 78.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 79.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 45.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 119.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 241.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 254.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 114.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 182.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 128.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 255.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4485.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 368.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 298.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 193.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.50537115 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3460.788 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 78.20513 Percentage
    Marine
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.121971 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.07597061 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.57940197 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.090092726
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.3899018
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 187.83627 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 84.27669 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 8.108345
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 35.091156
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 0.0
    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 120.461136 Gal
    Bulk density 1.385 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.05 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 12.37296 kgC/ha
    Clay % 8.75 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 299.99994 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 9.999997
    Lithology - age range 1.803125 my
    Lithology - fertility 4.909091 index
    Lithology - mean age 0.570125 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) -0.2652736 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.25602418 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -390.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.11
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.27
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 0.41
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.3
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.0
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.01
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 112.5
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.07
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 830.7907 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 35.74023 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 7.166151 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.3
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 1.305342 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 120.96072 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 6.510222 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 1.3
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 3.0
    Topographic wetness index 3.875598
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity 72000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 60.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.06137 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 53.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.8718088
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.103961706 degrees
    Topographic relief 16.16929 m
    Topographic roughness 7.334238 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.7380711 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 2.759642
    Vegetation
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 209.0 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 125.8 Day