Occurrence record: Observations:65934326

HumanObservation of Megaptera novaeangliae | humpback whale recorded on 2016-07-25

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalogue Number 65934326
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/65934326
Basis of record Human observation
Observer torhek
User ID torhek
Rights © torheksome rights reserved
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
State conservation Queensland: Vulnerable wildlife
Rightsholder torhek
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Country conservation Vulnerable,
Occurrence remarks Stills from video file
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status research

Event

Record date 2016-07-25
Supplied date "2016-07-25T16:12:00+10:00"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2016/07/25 4:12 PM AEST
Event time 06:12Z

Taxonomy

Scientific name Megaptera novaeangliae
Taxon rank species
Common name humpback whale
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Cetacea
Family Balaenopteridae
Genus Megaptera
Species Megaptera novaeangliae
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -16.3642657957
Longitude 145.5185047416
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Douglas, QLD, Australia
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 7086.0
Biome Marine

Additional properties

num identification agreements 3
references https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/65934326

User flagged issues 

User Assertion Status:

    Data quality tests

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    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Country inferred from coordinates Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Incomplete collection date Passed
    First of the month Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Missing taxonomic rank 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
    Coordinate uncertainty not valid Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not specified Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Coordinates dont match supplied state 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
    NRM Regions 2010 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2014 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2015 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Wet Tropics
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Wet Tropics
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Wet Tropic Coast
    Marine
    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 Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 DOUGLAS SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1615
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8373
    Endemism 0.036727525
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.059515793
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 19097.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.864508 index
    Species Richness 2525.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 5918.9707 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 7.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.042297 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -19.427351 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.82 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.7999997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 5.68 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.9469998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.5 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.13 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.01 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.68 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 23.07 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.869999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.238144 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.11648061 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.1370996 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 16.208334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -17.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.081715256 degrees