Occurrence record: Reef Life Survey: Cryptic Fish - 51619

Human observation of Orectolobus wardi Whitley, 1939 | Northern Wobbegong recorded on 2010-05-23


Data partner Reef Life Survey
Data resource Reef Life Survey: Cryptic Fish
Catalog number 51619
Occurrence ID M2_FISH_DATA.51619
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Collector Ajg  
Supplied as "AJG"
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 6001976
Occurrence date 2010-05-23
Supplied date "2010-05-23T00:00:00"
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 Temperate Australasia
Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Locality Prick Reef
Latitude -26.03
Supplied as: "-26.03"
Longitude 113.55
Supplied as: "113.55"
Datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 2.5
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code AU
Footprint well known text POINT (113.55 -26.03)
Location ID WA64

Additional properties

block 2
ecoregion Shark Bay

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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 4c8ba1b2-3bd3-465e-afef-2bd341e66c32
    Data Resource Reef Life Survey: Cryptic Fish
    Raw Scientific Name Orectolobus wardi
    Coordinates -26.03,113.55
    Related records
    Record UUID 9e1e1be9-c5c9-4dda-abd5-7047625d14a2
    Data Resource Reef Life Survey: Global reef fish dataset
    Raw Scientific Name Orectolobus wardi
    Coordinates -26.03,113.55

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Shark Bay
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Shark Bay
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Shark Bay
    Directory of Important Wetlands Shark Bay East
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Western Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Shark Bay
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF SHARK BAY