Occurrence record: 335

of Rhizoprionodon | Atlantic Sharpnose Shark recorded on 2014-07-20

Dataset

Data resource SharkBase
Occurrence ID 335
Basis of record Not supplied
Sex unknown
Individual count 3
License CC-BY-NC-Int
Occurrence remarks My father and sister caught a few baby sharks while fishing on the shore
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2014-07-20
Supplied date "Sun Jul 20 00:00:00 AEST 2014"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Rhizoprionodon
Supplied scientific name "Rhizoprionodon terraenovae"
Taxon rank genus
Common name Atlantic Sharpnose Shark
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Carcharhiniformes
Family Carcharhinidae
Genus Rhizoprionodon
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Locality myrtle beach
Latitude 33.6871
Longitude -78.882145
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Atlantic Ocean
Coordinate precision Unknown

Additional properties

conditions Choppy
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 Shore Angling
visibility Good

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
    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

    Biodiversity
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Mid-Atlantic Coastal Plain
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 31
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Carolinian

    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
    Distance
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.91999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 15.44 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 7.0499997 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 26.8923 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 1.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.69 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.28 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 20.85 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.77 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 12.34 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.779999 100 x degrees C