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Occurrence record: 150

of Carcharhinus | Black Tip Shark recorded on 2013-06-02

Dataset

Data resource SharkBase
Occurrence ID 150
Basis of record Not supplied
Sex unknown
Individual count 6
License CC-BY-NC-Int
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2013-06-02
Supplied date "Sun Jun 02 00:00:00 AEST 2013"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Carcharhinus
Supplied scientific name "Carcharhinus acronotus"
Taxon rank genus
Common name Black Tip Shark
Supplied common name "Blacknose Shark"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Carcharhiniformes
Family Carcharhinidae
Genus Carcharhinus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Netherlands Antilles
Locality Saba
Latitude 17.6354642
Longitude -63.2326762999999
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Caribbean Sea
Coordinate precision Unknown

Additional properties

conditions Choppy
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 

User Assertion Status:

    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
    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

    Biodiversity
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Caribbean Shrublands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 31
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Eastern Caribbean
    World Country Boundaries Netherlands Antilles

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.0
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.049382716 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.049382716 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1136.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 163.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 163.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 45.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 379.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 168.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 471.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 247.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 92.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 200.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 232.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 61.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 232.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 66.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1116.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 292.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 259.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 254.0 degrees C * 10