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Occurrence record: CMAR_SEFHES:93959-37028001

HumanObservation of Hypnos monopterygius | coffin ray recorded on 1996-04-28


Data partner CSIRO Oceans & Atmosphere
Data resource CSIRO, South East Fishery Habitat Ecosystem Study, Southeast Australia, 1993-1997
Institution code Supplied institution code "CSIRO, Australia"
Catalog number 93959-37028001
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:CSIRO:CMAR_SEFHES:93959-37028001
Basis of record Human observation
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
Field number SS199602:114
Dataset name CSIRO, South East Fishery Habitat Ecosystem Study, Southeast Australia, 1993-1997
Bibliographic citation Source: Southern Surveyor, survey: SS 02/96, station no: 114, extracted from CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere Data Warehouse on 23 Jun 2014
Occurrence status present
Collection code CMAR_SEFHES
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Field number SS199602:114
Record date 1996-04-28
Date precision Day
Event time 02:43Z


Scientific name Hypnos monopterygius
Taxon rank species
Common name coffin ray
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Supplied as "Elasmobranchii"
Order Torpediniformes
Family Hypnidae
Genus Hypnos
Species Hypnos monopterygius
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Shaw & Nodder, 1795)
Scientific name ID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:314648


Country Australia
Latitude -36.520005
Longitude 150.294175
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Footprint well known text LINE (150.29001 -36.49334,150.29834 -36.54667)
Biome Marine

Additional properties

References http://www.cmar.csiro.au/data/caab/catch_data.cfm?data_id=93959&caab_code=37028001

User flagged issues 

User Assertion Status:

    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
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates 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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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 0794082c-fe10-4ba3-b0a6-08ae15b026f7
    Data Resource CSIRO, South East Fishery Habitat Ecosystem Study, Southeast Australia, 1993-1997 - Version 5
    Raw Scientific Name Hypnos monopterygius
    Coordinates -36.520005,150.294175
    Year 1996
    Month 04
    Related records
    Record UUID 1a66645a-6ce3-4bf4-9c50-c448c84677a4
    Data Resource CSIRO, South East Fishery Habitat Ecosystem Study, Southeast Australia, 1993-1997
    Raw Scientific Name Hypnos monopterygius
    Coordinates -36.520005,150.294175
    Year 1996
    Month 04
    Comments One of the collectors was null or unknown
    Catalogue numbers are identical
    Occurrence was compared without day
    Coordinates were identical

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Areas for Further Assessment within the East Marine Region Batemans
    Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Batemans Shelf
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3934
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2054
    Endemism 0.022578385
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 0.28395063 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.20987654 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 10055.062 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 26.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.001416 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.22 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.67 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.39999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 5.2328 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 1.9 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.96999997 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.63 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.53 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 19.22 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.41 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.22999999 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -0.0014 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0016999999 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 16.25 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 22.92 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 19.341694 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06134456 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.38183942 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 282.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -164.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.2748723 degrees