Occurrence record: 36

of Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos | School Shark recorded on 2012-12-16

Dataset

Data resource SharkBase
Occurrence ID 36
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 2012-12-16
Supplied date "Sun Dec 16 00:00:00 AEDT 2012"
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 Western Australia
Locality Coral Bay
Latitude -23.127963
Longitude 113.769541
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Indian Ocean
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 Good

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    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Country inferred from coordinates Warning
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    Name not supplied Passed
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    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
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    Location not supplied Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Ningaloo
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Carnavon Xeric Shrubs
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Pilbara
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Western Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Ningaloo
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Desert: hot (summer drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Ningaloo
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF CARNARVON
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Hummock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Hummock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Unresolved Tenure
    Vegetation types - native Hummock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Hummock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Beef numbers 549105.0 dse
    Dairy numbers 0.0 dse
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Sheep numbers 192222.0 dse
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5479
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.047767196
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.011573867
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 13.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 22.37037 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.6731184 index
    Species Richness 2.6790123 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.08980537
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 0.38923442
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 256.38995 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 373.67 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 121.12666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 54.297573 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 62.596493 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 48.3906 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 15.760926 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.047801353
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.6129594 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.73655915 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.4719071
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -14.970181
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -1.0913494
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 47.146667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -240.62903 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -369.95334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min -73.979996 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 31.342222 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 23.019444 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 13.086667 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.240463 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 18.945927 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.817749 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 13.343333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 25.464445 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.7955627 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 2.464447 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 14.857758 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 13.29453 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -4.193329 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -3.5833435 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 11.266663 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 38.16111 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 24.836666 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual 238.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 233.25 mm
    Precipitation - autumn 87.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 7.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 98.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 84.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring reliability 2.0 %
    Precipitation - summer 58.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer reliability 11.0 %
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 71.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 123.25 mm
    Precipitation - winter 86.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter reliability 21.0 %
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -232.71954 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -368.6 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 15.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 28.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 31.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 12.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 28.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 14.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.475 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 25.625 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 11.85 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 18.824999 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.875 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.475
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.475 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.975 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 20.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 369.56058 km/day
    Wind run - month max 477.4864 km/day
    Wind run - month min 254.10571 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.8583336 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 6.0916667 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 7.65 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 8.3 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 7.0 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 8.3 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 5.3 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 5.1 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 235.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 86.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 78.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 79.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 45.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 119.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 241.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 252.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 116.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 182.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 129.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 255.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4442.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 368.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 297.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 193.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.523259 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3002.9138 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 100.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.121971 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.082507305 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.64418274 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.08980537
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.38923442
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 188.78964 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 84.46098 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 8.082483
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 35.031097
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 128.48051 Gal
    Bulk density 1.385 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.05 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 12.37296 kgC/ha
    Clay % 8.75 %
    Erodibility 14.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Erosivity 429.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 299.99994 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 9.999997
    Lithology - age range 1.806 my
    Lithology - fertility 4.666667 index
    Lithology - mean age 0.45725 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) -0.33984628 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.25671774 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -388.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.11
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.27
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 0.41
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.3
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.0
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.01
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 112.5
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.07
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 830.7907 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 35.74023 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 7.166151 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.3
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 1.305342 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 119.55365 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 6.510222 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 1.3
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 3.0
    Topographic wetness index 4.183891
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity 72000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 60.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.38274 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 1.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 50.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Elevation 8.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.7306874
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.081260495 degrees
    Topographic relief 25.34663 m
    Topographic roughness 77.13602 %
    Topographic slope (%) 1.556002 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 20.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 69.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 12.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 209.0 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 125.8 Day