Occurrence record: 16

of Galeocerdo cuvier | tiger shark recorded on 2013-01-23

Dataset

Data resource SharkBase
Occurrence ID 16
Basis of record Not supplied
Sex unknown
Individual count 1
Licence CC-BY-NC-Int
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2013-01-23
Supplied date "Wed Jan 23 00:00:00 AEDT 2013"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Galeocerdo cuvier
Taxon rank species
Common name tiger shark
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Carcharhiniformes
Family Carcharhinidae
Genus Galeocerdo
Species Galeocerdo cuvier
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country - parsed Australia
State - parsed Western Australia
Latitude -23.134554
Longitude 113.767307
Geodetic Datum EPSG:4326
Water body Indian Ocean
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

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 Boat
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
    Country inferred from coordinates 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
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Habitat incorrect for species Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Ningaloo
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    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)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF CARNARVON
    Vegetation
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    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 24.098766 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.6731184 index
    Species Richness 2.6790123 frequency
    Climate
    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 129.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 255.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4476.0 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
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3002.9138 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 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
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Water holding capacity 72000.0 mm
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 53.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.081260495 degrees
    Vegetation
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 209.0 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 125.8 Day