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Occurrence record: NB201104_3a-02

HumanObservation of Squalus megalops | Spikey recorded on 2011-12-14


Data partner Ocean Biodiversity Information System
Data resource Gulper shark line selectivity project - Data 2011-2012
Institution code Supplied institution code "CSIRO, Australia"
Collection code Supplied collection code "LINE_SELECTIVITY"
Occurrence ID NB201104_3a-02
Basis of record Human observation
License CC-BY-NC
Organism quantity type individual
Occurrence status present
Organism quantity 6
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Occurrence date 2011-12-14
Supplied date "2011-12-14 07:50"
Date precision Day
Event ID NB201104_3a


Scientific name Squalus megalops
Taxon rank species
Common name Spikey
Supplied common name "Spikey Spurdog (sthn)"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Squaliformes
Family Squalidae
Genus Squalus
Species Squalus megalops
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name ID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105925


Country Australia
State or Territory QLD
Locality Queensland
Latitude -27.73
Longitude 155.275
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in meters 585
Maximum depth in meters 604
Coordinate precision 0.0009
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 100.0
Footprint well known text POINT (155.27500 -27.73000)
Biome Marine

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    Basis of record not supplied Passed
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    Name not in national checklists Passed
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    Min and max depth reversed Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
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    Precision / range mismatch Passed
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    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
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Moreton Bay
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Central Eastern
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Central Eastern
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Central Eastern
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Tasman Basin Province
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Central Eastern Marine Park
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Seamount/guyot
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 2.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.003157586
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 54.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.1795595 index
    Species Richness 27.0 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 112547.28 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 196.0 km
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -693.08136 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.7799997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.32 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.9649 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 12.6 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.036000002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.98999995 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.61 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.55 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 23.449999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.42 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.12 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0032 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.09 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 25.869999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 23.53812 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.035265647 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.1348338 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 1219.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -992.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 7.365255 degrees