Occurrence record: 2007-09_Rottnest.MF_stereoBRUVs:MF-RS50-12

Human observation of Orectolobus maculatus (Bonnaterre, 1788) | Spotted Wobbegong recorded on 2007-09-21


Data partner Ocean Biodiversity Information System
Data resource Stereo-BRUVS observations from eight sites along the Western Australian coast, Australia (2007-2008)
Collection Supplied collection code "2007-09_Rottnest.MF_stereoBRUVs"
Catalog number MF-RS50-12
Occurrence ID urn:globalarchive:2007-09_Rottnest.MF_stereoBRUVs:MF-RS50-12
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
License CC-BY-NC
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Organism quantity 1.0
Supplied as 1
Organism quantity type individuals
Bibliographic citation GlobalArchive


Event ID MF-RS50
Occurrence date 2007-09-21
Supplied date "2007-09-21T13:13:13Z"
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Orectolobus maculatus
Identified to rank species
Common name Spotted Wobbegong
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Supplied as "Elasmobranchii"
Order Orectolobiformes
Family Orectolobidae
Genus Orectolobus
Species Orectolobus maculatus
Scientific name ID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:281931
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Bonnaterre, 1788)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Locality Rottnest.South
Latitude -32.0257
Supplied as: "-32.0257"
Longitude 115.4307
Supplied as: "115.4307"
Datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 32
Maximum depth in metres 32
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 50.0
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code AU
Footprint well known text POINT (115.43070 -32.02570)

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core id MF-RS50

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    IMCRA 4 Regions Southwest Shelf Province
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    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF COCKBURN