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Occurrence record: 695

of Sphyrna lewini | Hammerhead Shark recorded on 2013-02-17

Dataset

Data resource SharkBase
Occurrence ID 695
Basis of record Not supplied
Sex unknown
Individual count 3
License CC-BY-NC-Int
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2013-02-17
Supplied date "Sun Feb 17 00:00:00 AEDT 2013"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Sphyrna lewini
Taxon rank species
Common name Hammerhead Shark
Supplied common name "Scalloped hammerhead shark"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Carcharhiniformes
Family Sphyrnidae
Genus Sphyrna
Species Sphyrna lewini
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Ecuador
Locality Kicker Rock Galapagos
Latitude -0.7767284
Longitude -89.5199753
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Pacific Ocean
Coordinate precision Unknown
Verbatim depth 35.0
Supplied as 35 m

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 Excellent

User flagged issues 

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    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Country inferred from coordinates Warning
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Incomplete collection date Passed
    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
    Depth out of range Passed
    Depth value non-numeric Passed
    Depth value supplied in feet 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
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Gal��pagos Marine
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 87
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Eastern Galapagos Islands
    World Country Boundaries Ecuador

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.0
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.0 frequency
    Distance
    Marspec Distance to Shore 5.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.1899999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.29 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 10.24 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.708 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 2.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.4 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.78 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.93 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 22.71 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.739998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.62 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.019399999 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0206 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 20.68 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 24.97 100 x degrees C