Occurrence record: SS199502-033-938

Human observation of Sphyraena forsteri Cuvier, 1829 | Blackspot Barracuda recorded on 1995-02-17 16:00:00

Dataset

Data partner Ocean Biodiversity Information System
Data resource Southern Surveyor Voyage SS 02/95 prawn survey in the Gulf of Carpentaria, Australia (Feb-Mar 1995)
Institution code Supplied institution code "CSIRO"
Collection Supplied collection code "csiro_ss199502_catch"
Occurrence ID SS199502-033-938
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
License CC-BY-NC
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Organism quantity 2.0
Supplied as 2
Organism quantity type individual

Event

Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1995, Month: 2, Day: 17
Supplied date "1995-02-17 16:00:00"
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Sphyraena forsteri
Identified to rank species
Common name Blackspot Barracuda
Supplied common name "Bigeye Barracuda"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Sphyraenidae
Genus Sphyraena
Species Sphyraena forsteri
Scientific name ID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212047
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Cuvier, 1829
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
Locality Gulf of Carpentaria
Latitude -12.51333
Supplied as: "-12.51333"
Longitude 141.35167
Supplied as: "141.35167"
Datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 35
Maximum depth in metres 35
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 500.0
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Footprint well known text POINT (141.35167 -12.51333)

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arafura Sea Gulf of Carpenteria
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions West Cape York
    Marine
    Contiguous Zone Contiguous Zone
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) GULF OF CARPENTARIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.5407
    Endemism 0.009996647
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1639.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.356099 index
    Species Richness 227.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 25523.861 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 27.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.055537 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.66 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.22 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 22.58 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.8666999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.71 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.26 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.43 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.51 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.6 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.7 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.23 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.449999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.743635 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.07518832 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.57665336 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 6.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -41.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0777687 degrees