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Occurrence record: Reef Life Survey: Cryptic Fish - 33830

Human observation of Orectolobus wardi Whitley, 1939 | Northern Wobbegong recorded on 2017-07-28


Data partner Reef Life Survey
Data resource Reef Life Survey: Cryptic Fish
Catalog number 33830
Occurrence ID M2_FISH_DATA.33830
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Collector Jt  
Supplied as "JT"
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE


Event ID 912349663
Occurrence date 2017-07-28
Supplied date "2017-07-28T00:00:00"
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Orectolobus wardi
Identified to rank species
Common name Northern Wobbegong
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Supplied as "Elasmobranchii"
Order Orectolobiformes
Family Orectolobidae
Genus Orectolobus
Species Orectolobus wardi
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Whitley, 1939
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Higher geography Central Indo-Pacific
Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Locality Bundegi SZ South
Latitude -21.87
Supplied as: "-21.87"
Longitude 114.16
Supplied as: "114.16"
Datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 2.5
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code AU
Footprint well known text POINT (114.16 -21.87)
Location ID NMP-BF3

Additional properties

block 2
ecoregion Exmouth to Broome

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 30fa8955-2862-4786-a412-0aacc084b05e
    Data Resource Reef Life Survey: Cryptic Fish
    Raw Scientific Name Orectolobus wardi
    Coordinates -21.87,114.16
    Related records
    Record UUID 98397d90-79f3-404c-b198-60550fc41db5
    Data Resource Reef Life Survey: Cryptic Fish
    Raw Scientific Name Orectolobus wardi
    Coordinates -21.87,114.16

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Ningaloo
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pilbarra (nearshore)
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF EXMOUTH