Occurrence record: WOV:WOV-149517

Human observation of Lagenorhynchus obscurus (J.E. Gray, 1828) | Dusky Dolphin recorded on 1997-01-27 05:35:00+00


Data partner Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Data resource Seabirds of the Southern and South Indian Ocean
Institution code Supplied institution code "AADC"
Collection Supplied collection code "WOV"
Catalog number WOV-149517
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:AADC:WOV:WOV-149517
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Individual count 5
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Bibliographic citation see http://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/records/DB_WOV
Information withheld collector identities withheld


Occurrence date Year: 1997, Month: 1, Day: 27
Supplied as year:1997  month:1  day:27 
Date precision DAY
Event time 1997-01-27 05:35:00+00


Scientific name Lagenorhynchus obscurus
Identified to rank species
Common name Dusky Dolphin
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Cetacea
Family Delphinidae
Genus Lagenorhynchus
Species Lagenorhynchus obscurus
Scientific name ID http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=231434
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (J.E. Gray, 1828)
Supplied as Gray,1828
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country New Zealand
Latitude -45.4
Supplied as: "-45.40000000"
Longitude 171.45
Supplied as: "171.45000000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Water body Southern Ocean
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 500.0
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country Code NZ

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine New Zealand Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 1.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central New Zealand
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.0
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 12.416667 °C
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 882854.7 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 59.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.61 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.71999997 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.2314 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 6.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0050000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.46 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.309998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 10.42 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.11 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.98999995 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0049 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0045 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 8.33 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 12.94 100 x degrees C
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -517.0 m