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Occurrence record: WOV:WOV-149783

HumanObservation of Ommatophoca rossi | Ross Seal recorded on 1983-12-13

Dataset

Data partner Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Data resource Seabirds of the Southern and South Indian Ocean
Institution code Supplied institution code "AADC"
Collection code Supplied collection code "WOV"
Catalog number WOV-149783
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:AADC:WOV:WOV-149783
Basis of record Human observation
Individual count 1
Information withheld collector identities withheld
Bibliographic citation see http://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/records/DB_WOV
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Occurrence date 1983-12-13
Supplied as year:1983  month:12  day:13 
Date precision Day
Event time 1983-12-13 03:00:00+00

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ommatophoca rossi
Supplied scientific name "Ommatophoca rossii"
Taxon rank species
Common name Ross Seal
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Carnivora
Supplied as "Pinnepedia"
Family Phocidae
Genus Ommatophoca
Species Ommatophoca rossi
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Gray,1844

Geospatial

Country Antarctica
Latitude -66.71670000
Longitude 69.63330000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Southern Ocean
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 500.0

User flagged issues 

    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Incomplete collection date Passed
    First of the month Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Kingdom not recognised 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
    Supplied country not recognised Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not valid Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not specified 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

    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 58
    Marine Ecoregions of the World East Antarctic Wilkes Land

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 4.5902072E-4
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 21.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.9297293 index
    Species Richness 8.0 frequency
    Distance
    Marspec Distance to Shore 113.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.61 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 0.45999998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 3.6499999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.052899998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 1.3000001 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.008 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.41 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.16 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 33.84 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 0.47 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.55 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.90999997 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 0.24 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 0.7 100 x degrees C