Occurrence record: 170

of Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos | School Shark recorded on 2015-04-12

Dataset

Data resource SharkBase
Occurrence ID 170
Basis of record Not supplied
Sex unknown
Individual count 1
License CC-BY-NC-Int
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2015-04-12
Supplied date "Sun Apr 12 00:00:00 AEST 2015"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos
Taxon rank species
Common name School Shark
Supplied common name "Grey reef shark"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Carcharhiniformes
Family Carcharhinidae
Genus Carcharhinus
Species Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Locality Moore reef cairns
Latitude -16.858316
Longitude 146.210773
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Coral Sea
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

conditions Calm
dcterms:bibliographic citation Kempster RM and Egeberg CA (2015). SharkBase citizen science global chondrichthyan sighting database. Support Our Sharks Ocean Conservation Society. Version 2015.07. www.shark-base.org (consulted on 29/06/2015)
sighting type Diving/Snorkelling
visibility -unknown-

User flagged issues 

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    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Country inferred from coordinates Warning
    Invalid collection date Passed
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    First of the month Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Name not supplied 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
    Location not supplied 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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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Central Reef
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Reef
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CAIRNS REGIONAL
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MULGRAVE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MULGRAVE

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1122
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.015673865
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 5.8641977 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.366321 index
    Species Richness 0.074074075 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 45528.016 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 26.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.047703 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -22.788185 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.85999995 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.47 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 5.8399997 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.6447 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.4 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.012 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.21 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.51 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.12 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.21 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.649998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.97999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -9.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 23.96 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.43 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.524061 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.05881008 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.40266228 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 56.416668 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -14.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.7957361 degrees